UN climate summit

India likely to give lukewarm response to UN climate summit

India is likely to give a lukewarm response to the UN climate summit in New York this month as it views that it is not part of normal negotiation process being held under the aegis of UNFCCC.

Sep 16, 2014, 21:13 PM IST

BASIC countries ask developed nations to `walk the talk`

Environment Ministers of BASIC countries including India and China Friday said developed countries should "walk the talk" in addressing climate change in keeping with their historic responsibilities.

Aug 08, 2014, 19:45 PM IST

UAE to host high-level meet ahead of UN climate summit

The UAE will host a high-level meeting next month to generate momentum for the UN climate summit scheduled to be held on September 23 this year in New York.

Apr 30, 2014, 18:46 PM IST

UN summit extends talks to push for new deal on climate change

Environment ministers from more than 190 countries including India Friday extended negotiations on a final push at the UN climate summit here to lay the groundwork for a deal to tackle global warming.

Nov 23, 2013, 00:22 AM IST

India to oppose phasing out HFCs at UN Climate summit

India would strongly oppose the US and EU`s stand on the issue of phasing out refrigerant gas HFCs at the high-level ministerial talks at the UN Climate Change summit here, official sources said Wednesday.

Nov 20, 2013, 21:24 PM IST

Qatar building Quranic Garden

A unique biological garden featuring the plants mentioned in the Holy Quran is being built in Qatar, the host of the upcoming UN climate summit.

Nov 16, 2012, 19:39 PM IST

SA says pressing too much would have killed talks

Hailing the deal reached at the Durban climate conference as "historic", host South Africa today said that pressing the participating countries too hard on emission cuts would have been a "recipe for failure".

Dec 12, 2011, 21:47 PM IST

Financing battle emerges at climate change talks

International climate negotiators were at odds Tuesday on how to raise billions of dollars to help poor countries cope with global warming.

Nov 29, 2011, 23:46 PM IST

Climate negotiations open, focus on emissions cuts

The conference is seeking ways to curb ever-rising emissions of climate-changing pollution, which scientists said last week have reached record levels of concentration in the atmosphere.

Nov 28, 2011, 23:29 PM IST

UN climate summit: India seeks `EverGreen Revolution`

India sought an `EverGreen Revolution` that will trigger innovations in low-carbon technologies.

Dec 09, 2010, 16:06 PM IST

China’s PM to attend UN climate summit

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao will attend the global climate change summit in Copenhagen next month, the Foreign Ministry announced on Thursday.

Nov 26, 2009, 14:37 PM IST

Denmark says 65 world leaders to attend UN climate summit

Sixty-five world leaders have said they will attend the Copenhagen climate summit in December, and several more have responded positively to invitations, Danish officials said on Sunday.

Nov 23, 2009, 09:05 AM IST

Thousands gather for worldwide climate protests

From Asia to the Americas via Europe and the Middle East, activists around the planet have protested in an effort to mobilise public opinion against global warming 50 days ahead of a crucial UN climate summit.

Oct 25, 2009, 12:47 PM IST

Book puts UN climate summit security at risk: Minister

Denmark fears that security at
the upcoming UN climate conference will be compromised by
revelations in a book by a former Danish commando, the
Politiken newspaper reported on Friday.

Sep 25, 2009, 23:54 PM IST