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Paris climate change

Donald Trump names India, China to defend his policy on climate change

Arguing that countries like China and India are benefiting the most from the Paris Agreement, Trump had said that the agreement on climate change was unfair to the US, as it badly hit its businesses and jobs.

Feb 24, 2018, 07:56 AM IST

China's media calls Trump's withdrawal from Paris accord ''global setback''

China overtook the United States as the world`s biggest emitter of greenhouse gases in 2007.

Jun 02, 2017, 10:02 AM IST

US welcomes India's move to sign Paris climate deal

During the Paris climate meet in December last, more than 190 nations had agreed on setting ambitious goals for capping global warming and funneling trillions of dollars to poor countries facing climate catastrophe.

Sep 26, 2016, 00:34 AM IST

Pioneering Science Fest to unveil carbon-curbing models

India ranks fourth in the global list of carbon dioxide-emitting countries, according to a 2014 table released by the European Commission and Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency.

Dec 04, 2015, 18:00 PM IST

Climate change: Now, plant a tree on Eiffel tower!

During the week, the digital trees will keep 'growing' on the tower in order to raise awareness about the world’s forests and also to raise funds to plant more trees around the globe.

Dec 02, 2015, 16:14 PM IST

Climate pledges: Who`s doing what?

The voluntary pledges -- dubbed Intended Nationally Determined Contributions or INDCs -- will help cap global warming at two degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) over pre-Industrial Revolution levels.

Nov 30, 2015, 15:33 PM IST

Mann Ki Baat: Fight against climate change is responsibility of all, says PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi asked the people to adopt energy conservation and energy efficiency measures like the maximum use of solar-powered items.

Nov 29, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

China to work for balanced climate agreement at Paris summit

China, the world's top polluter, will work with all parties to reach a balanced agreement at the Paris climate change conference later this month which will be a milestone in global climate governance, Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli said today.

Nov 09, 2015, 22:13 PM IST

Himalayan glaciers to ice in Antarctica!

The NASA study challenges the oft-repeated findings of the United Nation's panel on climate change, the Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) that forecast a grim future for the melting ice sheets of the Antarctic.

Nov 08, 2015, 11:26 AM IST

Paris climate summit must deliver long-term framework: US

Rice said the world is in a position to achieve a meaningful agreement in Paris.

Oct 13, 2015, 16:23 PM IST