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  • Britain replaces Claire Perry O'Neill as president of UN climate summit Feb 01, 2020 09:25 AM IST

    Britain replaces Claire Perry O'Neill as president of UN climate summit

    Claire Perry O'Neill, a former energy minister who since last summer had been leading the team running the summit, known as COP26, said she was "very sad" at the news and appeared to question the government's level of preparedness.

  • Madrid talks create a climate of uncertainty Dec 17, 2019 12:09 PM IST

    Madrid talks create a climate of uncertainty

    India must take the lead in forging a global consensus to make meaningful progress on environmental issues

  • UN climate talks stagger towards 'mediocre' outcome Dec 15, 2019 11:49 AM IST

    UN climate talks stagger towards 'mediocre' outcome

    More than 36 hours after the negotiations were due to end, delegates were close to agreement on contentious issues, including how ambitious each nation is in its individual plan to fight climate change.

  • Climate talks pause as battle over key science report looms Dec 10, 2018 01:00 AM IST

    Climate talks pause as battle over key science report looms

    While many countries are sending ministers or even national leaders to the talks, the US and Britain are among the countries that will be represented only by bureaucrats.

  • Big Brussels climate march marks COP24 start Dec 02, 2018 01:42 PM IST

    Big Brussels climate march marks COP24 start

    Organisers said the event was the biggest climate march ever in Belgium, with 65,000 protesters braving steady drizzle.

  • Developed nations not fulfilling promise on climate change Dec 10, 2015 09:04 AM IST

    Developed nations not fulfilling promise on climate change

    India also termed as "disappointing" the issue of finance, saying while developed countries failed to fulfil their obligations, they are also trying to "shift" their responsibility to developing nations. India said that there was no indication of scaling of finance by the developed nations nor was there any roadmap.

  • Foreign Min Sushma Swaraj may visit Pakistan next week Dec 03, 2015 01:37 PM IST

    Foreign Min Sushma Swaraj may visit Pakistan next week

    Pakistan is co-hosting a ministerial-level conference on December 9 to discuss regional cooperation on Afghanistan and officials of about 27 countries are expected to attend it.

  • Paris climate talks: Trouble for the world and India Dec 01, 2015 02:41 PM IST

    Paris climate talks: Trouble for the world and India

    These are the numbers climate negotiators from 190 countries must struggle with between November 30 and December 11, 2015, in Paris, if the world is to limit global temperature rise to 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial temperatures, a level that, scientists say, is a red line.

  • World Bank sets $16 bn plan for climate fight in Africa Nov 25, 2015 01:25 PM IST

    World Bank sets $16 bn plan for climate fight in Africa

    The plan will be presented at COP21, the 12-day UN climate summit that opens Monday in Paris.

  • Climate change threatens 55 mn in India's coastal areas Nov 09, 2015 01:05 PM IST

    Climate change threatens 55 mn in India's coastal areas

    Homes of 55 million people in coastal areas of India are likely to be submerged in sea with a 4 degrees Celsius global increase in temperature, warned a new report published yesterday in Climate Central -- a US-based non-profit research and journalism organisation.

  • World Bank: Climate change could result in 100 million poor Nov 09, 2015 07:55 AM IST

    World Bank: Climate change could result in 100 million poor

    "They have fewer resources and receive less support from family, community, the financial system, and even social safety nets to prevent, cope and adapt," the Washington-based World Bank said.

  • No trade-off between climate action and robust economy: Ban Dec 10, 2014 03:54 PM IST

    No trade-off between climate action and robust economy: Ban

    India's long-held position has been that it will not sacrifice eradicating poverty to limit carbon emissions. On what more does India need to do towards climate change, Ban said the motto for the government "development without destruction" should serve as a useful guide.

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