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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......

'This was a week I will not soon forget'

'We use the word "historic" perhaps too much, but the prime minister's visit certainly was historic in so many ways.' IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama at their......

Opposition attacks Centre on Sri Sri Ravi Shankar event

A united Opposition in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday slammed the government for allowing Indian Army to be used for a private event of Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s Art of Living foundation, saying the......

Why India must pause its nuclear expansion plans

IMAGE: The Kudankulam nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu. 'Decisions on nuclear power have so far been taken by a small select group, primarily interested in profiteering from their actions,......

California shooter received $28,500 before killings

Image: Syed Rizwan Farook is pictured in his California driver's license, in this undated handout provided by the California Department of Motor Vehicles. Photograph: California Department of......

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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Frazziling forest cover

G L Khajuria The forest is a peculiar organism of unlimited kindness and benevolence that makes no demands for its sustenance but extends... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/frazziling-forest-cover/
UNODC World Drug Report 2016

- Around five per cent of the adult population, or nearly 250 million people between the ages of 15 and 64, used at least one drug in 2014,... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/number-drug-dependent-adults-first-time-six-years-now-29-million-unodc-world-drug-report-2016
International SOS Foundation Announces Winners Of 2016 Duty Of Care Awards

Honouring leadership, foresight and creativity in protecting the globally mobile workforce Alcoa, Dow Chemical Company, OCBC Bank, SAP SE and... ...

http://businesswireindia.com/news/news-details/international-sos-foundation-announces-winners-2016-duty-care-awards/49138
UN summit jump-starts global drive for responsible business actions on Sustainable Development Goals

rallied corporate leaders and entrepreneurs gathered for a summit in New York to focus on key areas required to reach a new era of sustainability,... ...

http://www.tralac.org/news/article/9952-un-summit-jump-starts-global-drive-for-responsible-business-actions-on-sustainable-development-goals.html
Students learn about benefits of practising yoga

With an aim to raise awareness of the many benefits of practising yoga among student community, a video on its importance was shown in classrooms... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-in-school/students-learn-about-benefits-of-practising-yoga/article8765890.ece

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