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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......

John Ashe is new UN General Assembly president

The United Nations General Assembly elected by acclamation Ambassador John W Ashe of Antigua and Barbuda as President of its upcoming 68th session.  Taking the floor immediately after his......

India urges for zero tolerance towards terrorism at UN

India will ask members of the United Nations to ensure a "zero tolerance" approach towards terrorism besides pressing for an early adoption of the Comprehensive Convention on International......

'UN chief to convey concerns over human rights'

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, whose Iran visit to attend the Non-Aligned Movement summit has met with objections from the United States and Israel, will convey concerns of the......

Ban Ki-moon elected for second term as UN chief

The 192-nation United Nations General Assembly has voted unanimously to elect Ban Ki-moon for a second five-year term as the global body's secretary-general.\\nThe assembly unanimously backed the......

A requiem for Rio in Paris

The net effect of the Paris agreement for India is a sense of resignation that we cannot gain much from international cooperation either in the form of technology or funding. Without any mandatory......

'Nice mosquito bite' in Paris

At the Paris climate change summit, there is talk of restricting temperature rise to 1.5 degrees Celsius instead of 2 degrees Celsius, which has been negotiated so far. This would give India less......

Paris protests muted but world speaks up for climate change

The French have scored a diplomatic coup by reversing the order of proceedings in such summits. Beginning with Rio de Janeiro in 1992, national leaders arrive at the end of the summit to ratify......

Auction of coal mines to be the next big thing

Much excitement has been generated around the impending auctions of 204 coal mines, which could, some reports suggest, take place before the end of December this year.  The big question is......

How Modi plans to end India's power mess

Image: Trucks move in the Mahanadi coal fields, near Talcher town, in Orissa. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters India could allow commercial coal mining by foreign companies if they set up......

Ferdinand added to FA Commission after diversity criticism

Manchester United's Rio Ferdinand was added to a commission set up by the English Football Association to improve the national team on Sunday after it was criticised by an FA board member for......

Ferdinand to be left out of England squad

Defender Rio Ferdinand will be omitted from England's Euro 2012 squad which is due to be announced by new national team manager Roy Hodgson said, according to British media. The Times reported......

'English football was a circus before Capello'

England defender Rio Ferdinand said the national team set-up was like a circus until the arrival of Italian Fabio Capello as manager in January.- English football awaits new dawnThe Manchester......

Ferdinand considered quitting

Manchester United and England defender Rio Ferdinand said he considered retiring from the international arena after being banned from all soccer for eight months for missing a drugs test.Ferdinand,......

Ferdinand faces commission over missed drugs test

Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand goes before an independent disciplinary commission on Thursday after a missed drugs test that has caused turmoil in the world's favourite game.Ferdinand,......
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Manchester United Legend Rio Ferdinand Says India Need One Big Footballer

Rio Ferdinand played for Manchester United from 2002 to 2014. AFP Gurgaon: Manchester United great Rio Ferdinand Tuesday said Indian... ...

http://sports.ndtv.com/football/news/255344-manchester-united-legend-rio-ferdinand-says-india-need-one-big-footballer
Zica scare...Govt to start 10 more diagnostic centres

The Union Health Ministry has decided to operationalise 10 more diagnostic facilities by end of this month to counter any possible outbreak from... ...

http://www.indiainfoline.com/article/news-top-story/zica-scare-govt-to-start-10-more-diagnostic-centres-116020900069_1.html
Obama seeks funds to fight Zika

WASHINGTON/LONDON President Barack Obama will ask the U.S. Congress for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funds to fight Zika at home and abroad... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/health-zika-idINKCN0VH1OC
USOC denies advising athletes to skip Rio Olympics over Zika fears

The United States Olympic Committee has denied telling its sports federations that their athletes and officials should avoid going to Brazil for... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/usoc-denies-advising-athletes-skip-221000910.html
Lion's Aide Wages New War

GUWAHATI: A section of people in Afghanistan still believes it was not the September 11 attacks that changed their lives. To them, the fate of... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Lions-Aide-Wages-New-War/2016/02/09/article3267758.ece

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