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Sachin named UNEP's Goodwill Ambassador

Ace cricketer Sachin Tendulkar was Thursday named a Goodwill Ambassador by the United Nations Environment Programme.Tendulkar will use his massive global popularity to raise awareness and harness......

PM Modi receives UN's Champions of the Earth Award

A clean and green environment is at the root of his government's policies, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in New Delhi on Wednesday as he was presented the UN's Champions of the Earth Award by......

Sushma makes strong pitch for India's permanent seat at UNSC

'India believes that the world is a family, and the best means of resolution is shared discourse. A family is shaped by love and is not transactional; a family is nurtured by consideration not......

PM Modi receives UN's highest environmental honour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been awarded with the United Nations’ highest environmental honour, bestowed upon five other individuals and organisations, for his leadership of the......

India, Cambodia ink 4 pacts, decide to boost defence ties

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Cambodian counterpart Samdech Hun Sen on Saturday held talks to boost ties in key areas of defence, security and counter-terrorism as they called for concerted......

Miles to go for Dalit entrepreneurs

  On Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar's 125th birth anniversary on Tuesday, political parties across the spectrum tried to stake claim on his legacy. Since Independence, governments have introduced......

Paris and after: India in the world

India can claim that its twin principles of equity and “common but differentiated responsibilities” found their way into the Paris climate change summit’s 31-page text. However,......

Paris climate talks: Why it's trouble for the world - and India

COP 21 is about how much carbon space is left and who gets how much of that space The world has used up two-thirds of its carbon space for a 2-degrees-Celsius temperature rise, consumed 35 per......

How effective will be PM's high-powered team in Paris meet?

India has suffered previously, especially from having small teams at the talks India’s team of negotiators for the United Nations Climate Change conference in Paris comprises officials drawn......

RIL pipped ONGC on transparency within two years

A comparative analysis of the two companies' rankings on three parameters reveals why ONGC slipped in ranking India’s largest private sector petroleum explorer Reliance Industries (RIL)......

'I am still a work in progress'

'Every opportunity, every disappointment, every rejection, every accolade...' 'Everything has contributed in shaping my character and my choices and who I have become.' IMAGE: Dia Mirza with her......

'The problem is that people in our country get used to bad news'

Kadvi Hawa has some very bad news for us all. A timid, old man walks barefoot on a parched piece of land. Dressed in a white dhoti, he has no use for a shirt that gets drenched in his sweat. The......

Vikram is the youth envoy of UN Habitat

Catch the action in the Tamil film industry right here! Tamil actor Vikram has been selected as the Youth Envoy for the UN Habitat (United Nations Human Settlement Programme). Out of the four......

Power Your Champions -- contribute just Rs 100

Olympic Gold Quest's recently-launched programme, 'Power Your Champions', attempts to involve the country's sports fans in its quest for a gold medal at the Olympics. OGQ Chief Operations Officer......
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World Bank, Canada, Britain to assist nations move away from coal

Katowice (Poland) : The World Bank, Canada and Britain on Thursday announced financial, technical and advisory support for developing countries... ...

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UN report

The United Nations Environment Programme ‘emission gap’ report shows that three G20 members (Brazil, China and Japan) are on track to meet... ...

https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/environment/global-warming/nations-falling-short-of-emission-cut-targets-un-report/articleshow/66832022.cms
Sonia Gandhi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday called Manmohan Singh as the epitome of humility, as the former prime minister was conferred with the... ...

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Centre-states need to work together

One of the world’s fastest growing economies, India, has some of the most toxic air. India is home to the world’s 10 most polluted cities. Come... ...

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Diplomat

Agartala, Nov 17 (IANS): The US might one day have an Indian-origin President, a former Ambassador, Surendra Kumar, has said here. "There are so... ...

http://meghalayatimes.info/index.php/front-page/44096-one-day-us-president-will-be-of-indian-origin-diplomat

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