The extraordinary rainfall in Uttarakhand in June last year has found a place in a list of 16 extreme weather events that the report says were most likely a direct result of climate change.
The Council, established in 2007, had framed India’s National Action Plan on Climate Change in 2008 .
Obama pressed other countries to follow US’ lead on the issue of climate change.
Javadekar will represent India at the Secretary General’s meeting as Prime Minister Narendra Modi has decided not to attend.
China’s Xie Zhenhua said China should not be subject to the same rules for greenhouse gas emissions as the U S.
Australia’s experience illustrates how easy it is to scuttle complicated environmental laws.
Research says that high carbon dioxide levels may hinder the ability of fish to recognise one another.
Petitioners Chirag Shashtri and Mitesh Bhuva, former students of the university, had filed a PIL, seeking reinstatement of the climate change course.
Folks will tell you climate change is a hoax, or a fad, or a plot. It’s a liberal plot, Obama said
Overall natural capital cost in the consumer goods sector each year is USD 75 billion, says UN report.
The report lands after Obama ordered US regulators to take their strongest steps ever to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Obama said that Congress “is full of folks who stubbornly and automatically reject the scientific evidence”.
US climate policy should set a compelling example for other nations to follow.
Online service system for TOR (Terms of Reference) and environment clearance proposal is operational now.
US’ carbon emission cut sends ripples across the globe. Climate experts praise the bold move on climate change.