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Uranium sale issue resolution key to sealing strategic Indo-Oz partnership: Krishna

January 20th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 20(ANI): India hopes to persuade Australia to lift a ban on uranium sales, saying that it would further strengthen and expand the strategic partnership between the two countries.External ... Read more...

Posted in World |

I had both failure and success: outgoing UN climate chief (Interview)

June 9th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Bonn, June 9 (IANS) As he prepares to leave his post at the end of the month, UN climate chief Yvo de Boer says he faced "both failure and ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Maldives president warns of resource conflicts

October 23rd, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed Friday warned that unchecked global warming could lead to conflicts over resources and called for transfer of capital and technology from developed ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

UN climate chief doesn’t expect detailed outcome even in Copenhagen

December 9th, 2008 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Poznan (Poland), Dec 9 (IANS) With the current climate change summit stuck over lack of funds and bickering between industrialised and developing countries, the UN climate chief does not expect a "fully ... Read more...

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Transfer money, technologies to fight climate change: Chidambaram

October 13th, 2008 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 13 (IANS) Transfers of financial resources and technology by industrialised countries to developing countries "are fundamental to the success of any global strategy to address the issue" of climate change, ... Read more...

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Climate change may increase HIV rates

May 1st, 2008 - 4:11 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 1 (ANI): A leading researcher from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) has cautioned that social factors, including economic pressures, caused by climate change may in turn ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

UN environment chief sounds dire warning

April 22nd, 2008 - 2:10 pm ICT by admin
By Joydeep Gupta Singapore, April 22 (IANS) The global community runs the risk of the greatest policy failure in the history of mankind if negotiations on how to tackle climate change stay bogged ... Read more...

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Menon heads to Beijing Sunday, dispels fears of rivalry

April 19th, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) A day before he heads to Beijing, Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon Saturday struck an upbeat note on India's burgeoning ties with China and sought to dispel fears ... Read more...

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‘Chinese, Indians eating more meat, driving global grain shortage’

February 19th, 2008 - 10:40 am ICT by admin
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Feb 19 (IANS) The leader of Britain's largest opposition party has told British farmers that the current global shortage of grains is partly being caused by Chinese and ... Read more...

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