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After India's 5-point agenda, countries pledge to cut methane, deforestation

November 03, 2021 7:10 am

India not part of pledges, but Summit off to promising start.

Don’t meddle after deciding to withdraw, developing countries tell US

December 08, 2019 7:43 am

The US had announced its decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement within months of Donald Trump becoming president.

Bonn climate change conference nears end amidst calls to phase out coal

November 17, 2017 1:38 am

A 'declaration' by the newly-launched alliance said that coal phase-out needed to be carried out "no later than by 2030" in the OECD and EU countries, and "no later than by 2050" in the rest of the world to meet the temperature goals set in the Paris Agreement.

Developed countries should fill finance gap after US pullout: China

November 12, 2017 9:29 pm

The decision of the United States to withdraw from the 2015 Paris Agreement has raised fears that the developed countries might not be able to fulfil this promise.

In Paris, a chance to lead

December 02, 2015 12:40 am

Outdoor particulate matter pollution, from burning fossil fuels for power and transport, caused an estimated 6,30,000 premature deaths in India in 2010, and costs the equivalent of 5.5-7.5 per cent of GDP each year.

Discontent grows with US at climate talk

December 01, 2011 1:28 pm

US dragging feet on key issues may make world perceive it as obstacle to global warming fight.

India,China sign MoU on green tech

December 17, 2010 1:04 am

India and China signed an MoU on green technology.

India played 'constructive' role at Cancun: US

December 15, 2010 10:14 am

The Indian delegation was led by Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh at the meet.

On commitments,Jairam drops a line,eats words

December 10, 2010 2:17 am

'All countries must take on a binding commitment under an appropriate legal form.'

India at Cancun: Will agree to monitoring but show us the money

December 02, 2010 2:29 am

India wants an eight-point pledge from the US and other developed countries at Cancun.