rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Convention On Biological Diversity

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Convention On Biological Diversity

  News for Convention On Biological Diversity

  • News
  • Business

Questions India needs to ask on world biodiversity day

India is the chair of Convention on Biological Diversity till 2014. India has the chance to lead the world with setting high standards on biodiversity protection within India and with operations......

India has never pursued an offensive bio weapons programme

In 2003, the United States Congressional Research Service asserted that there is a danger that India may develop a bio weapons programme. It claimed that 'India is believed to have an active......

Ahead of PM's visit, protests in Hyderabad on Telangana

Ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Hyderabad on Tueday, the Telangana Rashtra Samithi and Telangana Joint Action Committee leaders launched a stir over the Telangana statehood......

New genetic tool reveals skewed rhino population

For the first time advanced genetic tools are being used to take the census of Greater One-horned rhinoceros in the Gorumara National Park of West Bengal.As part of a project undertaken by......

Indo-US joint statement hails partnership

Joint Statement of Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and President Barack ObamaNovember 08, 2010Reaffirming their nations' shared values and increasing convergence of interests, Prime Minister......

Nestle's cumin extract patent bid raises hackles

The age-old Indian home remedy of dadima ka nuskha (grandma’s advice) using kala jeera or kalaunji to treat many ailments might not be as freely available if a Nestle move comes off. The......

World Bank's prescription to eradicate poverty

Observing that environmental degradation holds back growth, a top official of the World Bank on Wednesday said that conservation of biological diversity is essential for poverty......

'Clean fuel for 54 cities by end of 12th Plan'

As many as 54 cities in the country will have clean fuel, both petrol and diesel, by the end of the 12th Five Year Plan, Union Environment Ministry secretary T Chatterjee said in Hyderabad on......

NBA to file case against developers of BT Brinjal

The National Biodiversity Authority (NBA) is all set to file the country's firstever bio-piracy criminal case against companies involved in developing BT Brinjal by using its local variety, a top......

Full text of the BRICS declaration in Sanya

Leaders of BRICS -- China, Brazil, Russia, India and South Africa -- issued a joint declaration at the conclusion of the BRICS Summit in Sanya (China) on Thursday.The joint declaration lists the......
  Web results for Convention On Biological Diversity
This camera is 1000 times faster than conventional high-speed cameras

Press Trust of India May 1, 2015 18:23 PM Tokyo: Researchers have developed a new high-speed camera that can record events at a... ...

http://m.ibnlive.com/news/this-camera-is-1000-times-faster-than-conventional-highspeed-cameras/543193-11.html
The Trillion-Frame-Per-Second Camera

When a crystal lattice is excited by a laser pulse, waves of jostling atoms can travel through the material at close to one sixth the speed of... ...

http://www.efytimes.com/e1/fullnews.asp?edid=166024
DARPA Aims to Accelerate Memory Function for Skill Learning

Research may accelerate rehabilitation post trauma or memory impairment, enable warfighter training A new DARPA program aims to investigate the... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/darpa-aims-accelerate-memory-function-skill-learning
Increasing R&D Activity & Expanding ...

Strong investments in R&D has resulted in a wide number of sol-gel products being commercialized in recent years. Currently, a number of products... ...

http://www.efytimes.com/e1/fullnews.asp?edid=165746
Rediscovering The Emirates

The seven Emirates that make up the UAE have reinvented themselves to offer a mix of traditional and contemporary tourism products from art... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/travel/cover-story-travel/rediscovering-the-emirates/67277/

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z