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No binding agreements for India on emission cuts: Natrajan

December 27th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan Tuesday assured parliament that India will not sign any binding agreement for carbon emissions reduction.Giving clarifications on her Rajya Sabha statement ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Binding climate pact can slow down emerging economies: India

December 15th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Pushing for reforms of global institutions of governance, India has expressed apprehension that a legally binding agreement on greenhouse gas emissions, as agreed at Durban, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Ruia Group acquires company in France

May 17th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 17 (IANS) Kolkata-based Ruia Group has acquired a France-based automotive sealing manufacturing company with units in Europe and Africa, a company press release said Tuesday.According to the release, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ruia Group to acquire two European firms

May 11th, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 11 (IANS) Kolkata-based Ruia Group Wednesday announced it has entered into binding agreements to acquire two automotive sealing systems manufacturing companies in Europe.The companies include Turkey-based Standard Profil ... Read more...

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BASIC countries want legally binding climate change agreement

April 26th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, April 26 (IANS) India, China, Brazil and South Africa Monday called for finalising a legally binding treaty on reduction of carbon emission latest by 2011 and indicated that the world ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

We at least got non-binding targets from India, China: Obama

December 24th, 2009 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 24 (IANS) President Barack Obama says people are "justified" in being disappointed at the Copenhagen outcome, but at least he was able to secure non-binding agreements from ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Do not expect much from Copenhagen conference: Shyam Saran

November 30th, 2009 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) India should not expect much from the Copenhagen conference on climate change as it is more about the defence of national economic interests, the prime minister's special ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

US, Europe must accept climate change obligations: German chancellor

November 4th, 2009 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 4 (IANS) German Chancellor Angela Merkel has made an impassioned plea to the US and European nations to accept binding obligation on climate change to influence countries like ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Russia accuses Georgia of violating South Ossetia peace pact

August 8th, 2008 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.8 (ANI): The Russian Federation on Friday accused Georgia of backtracking on an agreement that was aimed at restoring peace in South Ossetia. A Russian Foreign Ministry statement claimed that ... Read more...

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Open source EV community invites suppliers to offer components for converting existing ICE vehicles to electric drive

August 4th, 2008 - 4:43 pm ICT by admin
Electric Cars - Now!, a Finland-based open source EV community, is working to promote the mass conversion of ICE cars to electric drive. The first model to be converted will be a ... Read more...

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Six-party negotiators agree on verification mechanism

July 12th, 2008 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, July 12 (Xinhua) Negotiators at the six-party talks on the North Korean nuclear issue Saturday agreed to set up a verification mechanism for denuclearization of the communist country. The verification mechanism, ... Read more...

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Goodbye from the worlds biggest polluter, says Bush to G8 leaders

July 11th, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 11 (ANI): After rejecting global climate-change targets, US President George W Bush signed off with a defiant farewell over his refusal to accept targets at his last G8 summit.Goodbye ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

New Zealand, China sign free trade pact

April 7th, 2008 - 1:18 pm ICT by admin
DPA Wellington, April 7 (DPA) The New Zealand government ignored calls by pro-Tibet campaigners at home to snub Beijing over its crackdown on Tibetan nationalists and signed a free trade agreement Monday with ... Read more...

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