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Return to Rio

Over a hundred world leaders including the Indian prime minister will be at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development in Rio. It is likely to be one of the biggest conferences of its kind, says......

Forests will rescue India, says Jairam Ramesh

Before the crucial United Nations conference on climate change in Copenhagen in December, India is strengthening its argument to avoid any rigorous capping on its carbon emissions. Here,......

UN honour for Gujarat government body

Water and Sanitation Management Organization of Gujarat has been conferred the 2009 Public Service Award by the United Nations for 'fostering participation in policy-making decisions through......

I'm glad that an Indian & Pakistani can be united in peace: Malala

Image: Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai attends the Nobel Peace Prize awards ceremony at the City Hall in Oslo. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters   At 17, Pakistan’s......

Modi and Obama set out to create a model for the world

Moving ahead with their new mantra -- Chalein Saath Saath: Forward Together We Go -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi and United States President Barack Obama on Tuesday vowed to deepen cooperation in......

FDI into India declines 13.5% in 2012: Unctad

The United Nations Conference on Trade & Development on Thursday stated that inflows of Foreign Direct Investment into India fell 13.5 per cent in 2012.FDI inflows into India declined from $31.5......

Climate change: New dawn or same old song?

As they do every December, world officials gathered in Poznan this time for the United Nations conference on climate change. They had come to advance the negotiations for a post-2012 international......

India plans fund for clean technologies

In a bid to help developing nations meet their sustainable development goals, India has suggested the establishment of a 'Clean Technology Acquisition Fund', to enable the countries access crucial......

WEF, UN ink pact to promote development

The United Nations has teamed up with the World Economic Forum in a bid to mobilise partnership between the public and private sectors and boost business contribution to sustain development and......

Indian economy is going strong but headwinds prevail

A man rides a motorcycle carrying six children on their way back home from school at Greater Noida in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Photograph: Parivartan Sharma/Reuters Many, if......

  People speak for united nations conference on sustainable development

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Q. WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE CARBON CREDIT AND CLEAN DEVELOPMENT MECHANISM
:  A. Carbon credits are a key component of national and international emissions trading schemes that have been implemented to mitigate global warming....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-difference-carbon-credit-and-clean-development-m//answers/13009018

GOPAL IYER
Q. WHAT IS CLEAN DEVELOPMENT MECHANSM
GOPAL IYER:  A. The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) is an arrangement under the Kyoto Protocol allowing industrialised countries with a greenhouse gas reduction...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-clean-development-mechansm/13006028/answers/12987106

GOPAL IYER
Q. What is the full form of UNCTAD ?
GOPAL IYER:  A. The term UNCTAD stands for - UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT.Established in 1964, UNCTAD promotes the development-friendly...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-full-form-of-unctad-/12969391/answers/9114320

swapna
Q. the 1st earth summit was held in
Swapna:  A. TWENTY years after the first World Conference on the Environment, held in Stockholm in 1972, the international community is faced with a serious...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the--1st-earth-summit-was-held-in/9114206/answers/3067577

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Q. why is environmental day is celebrated? tell the reason
Sushma:  A. To conserve, protect the World Environment, as per various reports & survey of various Environment Organisations such as Greenpeace the over...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-is-environmental-day-is-celebrated-tell-the-reason/3067181/answers/1459804

  Web results for United Nations Conference On Sustainable Development
China eager to join search for missing flight

29 December 2014 FOREIGN AFFAIRS China is ready to send aircraft and vessels to join the search and rescue work for missing... ...

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Tipping points andGoldilocks conditions

A growth spurt requires many positive factors to converge, implying time and uncertainties Subir Gokarn December 28, 2014 Last Updated at 21:50 IST... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/subir-gokarn-tipping-points-and-goldilocks-conditions-114122800715_1.html
THE LOTUS BLOOMED, AND HOW

irst time in the past 30 years, voters brought in a Government with a complete majority. The 2014 Lok Sabha Elections reset many political... ...

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First in the world regulatory approval of Novartis' Cosentyx(TM) in Japan for both psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis

- London Novartis International AG / . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the... ...

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Aviation Newsletter - December 22 to 26, 2014

Top News SpiceJet in talks with PE firms to raise funds SpiceJet is in talks with couple of US private-equity investors and is hopeful of them... ...

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