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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......

Despite India's objection, Pak's climate change project gets approval at GCF

India, initially rejected the project at Green Climate Fund's board meeting in South Korea, but later agreed to approve it with new condition, reports Nitin Sethi. Pakistan's climate change......

Decoding China's game play against India

'With the recent challenging of the notion of the Indian Ocean Region being India's strategic backyard, China is gradually upping the ante in the maritime realm around India' 'Even though New Delhi......

'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......

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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Climate change makes food security paramount

By Santosh Jain Passi, Akanksha Jain By 2050, the world population will reach nearly 9.5 billion, which effectively means that we will have to... ...
Unprecedented $60 Million Donation to Fight Hunger Marks Enterprise Rent-A-Car's 60th Anniversary

ST. LOUIS , Oct. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation today announces one of the largest donations aimed at fighting... ...
UN Development Chief Concludes Visit to Ecuador

Posted October 19th, 2016 for United Nations Development Programme UNDP Administrator Helen Clark visiting indigenous communities in Ecuador.... ...
XPRIZE launches first programme outside US, announces two tech challenges in India

The non-profit foundation has set challenges for Indian & global innovators to tackle the issues of women's safety and water scarcity through... ...
NS BlueScope Post-Budget 2017 Commentary

Comments KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- NS BlueScope welcomes the ongoing efforts of the Malaysian Government with regards... ...

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