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SOS Mother Earth: This is the 'biggest ever' climate change march

Across the world rallies were held to draw attention to climate change ahead of a United Nations summit in New York. High profile supporters including UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon and former US......

A man is known by the company he keeps. So is a country

'Modi and Obama both had agendas that went beyond the nuclear deal. The threat from the chilly Himalayas had to be tackled in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean,' says Ambassador T P Sreenivasan.......

Full text: What Modi, Obama agreed on

This is the joint statement issued by the ministry of external affairs on the visit of US President Barack Obama to India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama assessed the......

Modi meets Brazilian President; both call for UNSC reforms

India and Brazil on Wednesday called for urgent progress in reforms of the UN Security Council, as they agreed to scale up bilateral ties and deepen cooperation in international fora. The decision......

Full Text: What Prez Obama said at the State of the Union Address

Read the full transcript of President Obama’s State of the Union address on Wednesday at the US Capitol in Washington. As prepared for delivery - Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of......

Climate Change: Looking for hope beyond Lima conference

With the weaker-than-expected agreement at the recent Climate Change Conference at Lima, there is an urgent need to highlight endeavours in civil society and business for a sustainable global......

Climate change: Is it in our hands?

Climate negotiators from 200 nations are currently locked in bitter and acrimonious discussions in an 11-day long conference being held in Doha, writes Rajni Bakshi. A report about rich countries......

'India: Success abroad, domestic challenges manifold'

Reticence can be a double-edged sword.For Jayanthi Natarajan, minister for environment and forests, her reserve has attracted much criticism from domestic detractors.Yet, on the high table of......

Rio summit to make fresh bid to tackle environment woes

A crucial summit on global development kicks off here today with nearly 20 heads of state and government, including Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, in attendance in a fresh bid to rally the world......

COLUMN: The goals and challenges of Rio+20

The bad news about the environment far outweighs small advances that have been made, writes Rajni Bakshi.Twenty years ago, it was mostly people who were displaced by dams, mines and other projects......

IOC honours blast victims

The most powerful men in sport held a moment's silence at the start of the International Olympic Committee's Session on Friday in tribute to those killed in deadly bomb attacks on London."We begin......
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Akon to raise funds for African lighting initiative

24 July 2015 The Continent: The Locked Up hit maker has been working on providing solar power to those living in rural areas, through his Akon... ...

http://www.observerindia.com/cms/sites/orfonline/modules/africaweekly/AfricaWeeklyDetail.html?cmaid=85974&mmacmaid=85976&volumeno=IV&issueno=44
Leonardo DiCaprio, Ian Somerhalder, Other Celebs who Fight for Endangered Animals

World Tiger Day Reuters International Tiger Day, which is celebrated to raise awareness on tiger conservation, is held annually on 29 July and as... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/world-tiger-day-2015-leonardo-dicaprio-ian-somerhalder-other-celebs-who-fight-endangered-animals-640660
Pope Francis urges UN to take strong stand on climate change

Vatican City: Pope Francis on Tuesday urged the United Nations to take a "very strong stand" on climate change at a landmark summit this year in... ...

http://english.manoramaonline.com/news/world/pope-francis-urges-un-take-strong-action-on-climate-change.html
At Vatican conference, world mayors urge action on climate change

* Vatican looking to influence Paris climate summit * Declaration by local leaders says Paris may be last chance * California governor... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/07/21/climatechange-summit-vatican-idINL5N1011M920150721
Seventh BRICS Summit & its Declarations

THE Seventh BRICS Summit was held in Ufa, Russia, on July 9, under the presidency of Russia. The summit has adopted eight documents, together with... ...

http://peoplesdemocracy.in/2015/0719_pd/seventh-brics-summit-its-declarations

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