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India’s 2030 stronger climate targets set momentum

India’s 2030 stronger climate targets set momentum

🕔13:12, 26.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) With only weeks from the most important UN climate event or COP27 happening in Egypt’s coastal city of Sharm El-Sheikh amid a growing realisation that the impact of climate change is here and the world

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Harnessing Digital Technologies to Combat Climate Change and Accelerating Climate Action Plan

Harnessing Digital Technologies to Combat Climate Change and Accelerating Climate Action Plan

🕔06:59, 26.Sep 2022

By Priyanka S Raj In the fight against “Climate Change” amongst leaders across the globe, the most important complication, people are facing, isto interpret the commitment toclimate action. Climate change has become a contradictory subject and therefore people are not

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Focus on achieving net-zero target for 2070, PM Modi tells states

Focus on achieving net-zero target for 2070, PM Modi tells states

🕔14:26, 23.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that the focus of the country is on green growth and green jobs. Addressing a conference of state environment ministers in Gujarat, he underlined the significance of achieving the

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Why is US President Joe Biden’s climate change and health care bill most significant for the world ?

Why is US President Joe Biden’s climate change and health care bill most significant for the world ?

🕔06:35, 12.Aug 2022

US House of reps to vote tomorrow and thereafter Biden to sign of on the $750 billion legislation to make it national law By TN Ashok  WASHINGTON, Aug 11: – US President Joe Biden’s omnibus legislation on climate change, health

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Over 200 major glaciers disappear in Italy due to climate change: Research

Over 200 major glaciers disappear in Italy due to climate change: Research

🕔18:03, 11.Aug 2022

Rome, Aug 11 (IANS) More than 200 major Alpine glaciers have disappeared in Italy since record-keeping began in 1895, the country’s environmental lobby group Legambiente said in a report. In its third “Caravan of the Glaciers” report, Legambiente said the latest

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India approves NDC under Paris climate pact

India approves NDC under Paris climate pact

🕔06:35, 4.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved India’s updated Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) under the Paris Climate Agreement. According to the updated NDC, India now stands committed to reduce emissions intensity of its GDP by 45 per

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Heatwave in Europe underscores need for effective action to combat climate change: WHO

Heatwave in Europe underscores need for effective action to combat climate change: WHO

🕔18:05, 23.Jul 2022

Copenhagen, July 23 (IANS) As the Europe reels from the effects of a prolonged heatwave responsible for a series of ferocious wildfires and escalating record-breaking high temperatures, regional governments have been urged by the World Health Organization (WHO) to implement the

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Environment Ministry takes steps for faster clearances of infra projects

Environment Ministry takes steps for faster clearances of infra projects

🕔09:08, 30.Jun 2022

Continuing its much-debated ‘ease of doing business’ mantra, the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has sought to simplify approval procedures for infrastructure projects with exceptions, through a multi-layer speedy disposal process. New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Continuing its much-debated

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UN summit opens with call to tackle ocean emergency

UN summit opens with call to tackle ocean emergency

🕔19:37, 27.Jun 2022

With climate change, bio-diversity loss and pollution exacting a devastating toll on the world’s ocean — critical to food security, economic growth and the environment — the 2022 UN Ocean Conference opened in Lisbon on Monday with a call for

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Global wellbeing is at risk: Guterres warns at Stockholm+50

Global wellbeing is at risk: Guterres warns at Stockholm+50

🕔03:12, 4.Jun 2022

Global wellbeing is at risk and it’s in large part because “we haven’t kept our promises on the environment”, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned at the Stockholm+50 to spur urgent action for a healthy planet for the prosperity of all.

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Canada and India sign MoU on environmental protection and climate action

Canada and India sign MoU on environmental protection and climate action

🕔11:23, 3.Jun 2022

Stockholm, June 02  Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, and Bhupender Yadav, India’s Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to increase bilateral cooperation on climate action, environmental protection and conservation. Under

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‘Stockholm+50 offers opportunity for course-correction for climate action’

‘Stockholm+50 offers opportunity for course-correction for climate action’

🕔13:26, 2.Jun 2022

Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav invoked 1972’s statement by then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi about poverty at Stockholm, and also said Stockholm+50 offers an opportunity to take transformative actions for course-correction vis-a-vis climate action. New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Environment Minister Bhupender

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VP Naidu calls collective action for combating climate change

VP Naidu calls collective action for combating climate change

🕔05:58, 8.May 2022

Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday called for ‘collective action’ from the people, along with enabling policies, for limiting the impacts of climate change. New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday called for ‘collective action’

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India sounds bugle for COP27, points fingers at countries not enhancing climate action

India sounds bugle for COP27, points fingers at countries not enhancing climate action

🕔06:58, 28.Apr 2022

Virtually sounding the bugle for COP27 later this year, India on Wednesday noted that some countries declined to enhance NDCs after the COP26 and termed it a serious thing about the future of the COPs. New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Virtually

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Climate change risks reflect in budgetary provisions in Budget 2022-23

Climate change risks reflect in budgetary provisions in Budget 2022-23

🕔07:20, 2.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Highlighting that the risks of climate change are the strongest negative externalities that affect India and other countries, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday proposed several near-term and long-term actions in the Budget 2022-23. A major

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Gap between support, aspiration to combat climate change : India

Gap between support, aspiration to combat climate change : India

🕔22:43, 27.Jan 2022

India on Thursday stressed that the current pace and scale of climate finance and technology support from developed countries are not matching the global aspiration to combat climate change, and called for action and implementation of commitments. New Delhi, Jan

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Climate change cannot be ignored or neglected: German envoy

Climate change cannot be ignored or neglected: German envoy

🕔18:45, 18.Dec 2021

Shimla, Dec 18 (IANS) Climate change is a topic that cannot be ignored or neglected anymore. It manifests in different ways and support from developed countries is required for developing countries, German Ambassador to India, Walter J. Lindner, said on Saturday.

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‘Public participation key to achieving cleaner air for all’: Environment Minister

‘Public participation key to achieving cleaner air for all’: Environment Minister

🕔09:49, 24.Nov 2021

Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Union Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change (EF & CC), Bhupender Singh Yadav has called for a concerted action by all to contain the growing menace of air pollution in Indian cities. Inaugurating a two-day sensitization-cum-review

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Climate change will impact water cycle, food security: Shekhawat

Climate change will impact water cycle, food security: Shekhawat

🕔17:17, 16.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Tuesday said climate change will impact the water cycle and therefore affect food security but effective water conservation is possible only with community participation. “Climate change is already

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COP26: Battle over coal, fossil fuels in final hours

COP26: Battle over coal, fossil fuels in final hours

🕔21:14, 12.Nov 2021

Glasgow, Nov 12 (IANS) As 197 nations on Friday approached the end of the 26th meeting of the Conference of Parties (COP26) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), it also marks the beginning of the hard work

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