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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......

GST is 'Gabbar Singh Tax', says Rahul; mocks Modi on note ban

IMAGE: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi being offered sweets by children during a public meeting in Gandhinagar on Monday. All Photographs: PTI Photo Congress vice president......

SCARY! 59,000 farmer suicides linked to climate change

'The number of deaths attributable to warming is likely to rise in the future.' IMAGE: Suraj Govind, 9, the son of a farmer who committed suicide in Maharashtra, at a protest organised by farmers'......

Modi-Trump Summit: Truly historic step is unlikely

At no other time has a single meeting of the leaders of two democracies been so critical and hazardous.But Modi's recent actions and pronouncements and the Trump presidency's turbulence make it......

Why India-US nuclear trade is still in limbo

'At a time when the entire India-US relationship needs to be defined by President Trump and Prime Minister Modi, a fresh look at the liability issue has become urgent,' says Ambassador T P......

Amazing photos reveal the state of world environment

The United Nations Environment Programme established World Environment Day in 1972 and every year for the past 40 years, countries around the world have dedicated June 5 to environmental causes.......

UN's India solar programme wins award

A United Nations programme which has helped bring solar powered electricity to some 100,000 people across 18,000 rural Indian households has won the prestigious UN-21 award for efficiency and......

Indian is UNDP A-Pac bureau chief

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Ajay Chhibber of India as United Nations Development Programme's assistant secretary-general, assistant administrator and director of its Regional......

45 Indians in Forbes list of under-30 achievers

Image: A happy employee showing the victory sign. Photograph: Stephen Hird/Reuters. The image is used for representational purpose only. Forty five Indians and Indian-origin people have made it......

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......
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Indian Ambassador to Finland

[Sweden], Apr. 16 (ANI): Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's arrival in Sweden, Indian Ambassador to Finland Vani Rao confirmed that issues... ...

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Forests for the future

The India State of Forest Report (ISFR) 2017, which was released last month, showed the country had gained almost one percent of total forest cover... ...

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UNHCR's programme to protect Rohingyas from elephant attacks

Dhaka, March 3 (IANS) The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature have launched... ...

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