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China’s heir apparent missing since Sep 1?


September 12th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 12 (IANS) Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping, the heir apparent to the country's leadership, has not been seen in public since Sep 1, giving rise to rampant speculation ... Read more...

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NATO chief dismisses talk of intervention in Syria


November 5th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Nov 4 (IANS) The chief of NATO Friday dismissed suggestions that the military alliance would intervene to stop the conflict in Syria."I understand the question, but Libya and ... Read more...

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EU concerned over announced permanent customs controls in Denmark


May 14th, 2011 - 2:14 am ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- The European Union on Friday voiced its concern over the announced permanent customs controls in Denmark to strengthen intra-EU border control."I am concerned by the announcement of the ... Read more...

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BASIC group vindicated by watered down Copenhagen climate change deal


December 19th, 2009 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitCopenhagen (Denmark), Dec.18-19 (ANI): With world leaders at the Copenhagen climate conference reportedly agreeing to a last-minute deal to combat global warming, but conceding that the watered-down accord has ... Read more...

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Climate summit on razor’s edge (Second Lead)


December 19th, 2009 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Copenhagen, Dec 19 (IANS) The Copenhagen climate summit was on the razor's edge early Saturday between collapse and the adoption of an accord proposed by India and four other ... Read more...

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Climate summit adjourns as India-prepaed accord comes under fire (Lead)


December 19th, 2009 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Copenhagen, Dec 19 (IANS) The Copenhagen climate summit was adjourned on its scheduled final night as a host of countries attacked the accord that India had prepared with four other ... Read more...

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Climate summit stuck as accord comes under fire


December 19th, 2009 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Copenhagen, Dec 19 (IANS) The Copenhagen climate summit was stuck on its scheduled final night as a host of countries attacked the accord that India had prepared with four other ... Read more...

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Obama arrival raises hope of a climate deal (Lead)


December 18th, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 18 (DPA) US President Barack Obama arrived in Copenhagen Friday, raising hopes of a deal on the final day of key United Nations talks aimed at preventing climate change. Obama ... Read more...

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Obama leaves for Copenhagen in last ditch effort on accord


December 18th, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 18 (DPA) US President Barack Obama departed for Copenhagen Thursday night for the last day of the UN-backed climate change summit with questions still remaining about whether an international ... Read more...

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Danish Prime Minster Rasmussen no more in favour of a new draft at climate summit


December 18th, 2009 - 1:30 am ICT by ANI
Copenhagen, Dec.17 (ANI): Ahead of the arrival of world leaders in Copenhagen, there were indications that to break the ice at the climate summit, negotiators might reckon existing United Nations texts, ... Read more...

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Fresh attempts to rescue Copenhagen climate summit


December 17th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Copenhagen, Dec 17 (IANS) A fresh attempt to rescue the collapsed climate summit in this Danish capital started Thursday, after the host Denmark gave up its insistence on pushing ... Read more...

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Total of 119 world leaders expected for climate talks


December 16th, 2009 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 16 (DPA) A total of 119 heads of state and government were expected to attend the final two days of the UN climate change summit in Copenhagen, the Danish ... Read more...

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Chaos and deadlock mar climate summit (Second Lead)


December 16th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 16 (DPA) Procedural chaos and a deep rift over substance among the 192 participating nations marred Wednesday's round of talks at a UN Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen. "The world ... Read more...

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Climate Summit: New compromise text expected shortly


December 16th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 16 (DPA) A new compromise text aimed at overcoming deadlock at UN climate change talks was due to be presented shortly, diplomats in Copenhagen said Wednesday. The proposal is to come ... Read more...

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Negotiators struggle to overcome climate talks deadlock (Lead)


December 16th, 2009 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 16 (DPA) The chair of the UN climate change talks in Copenhagen sought to overcome deadlock Wednesday as thousands of protesters planned to storm the conference's venue. A restricted group ... Read more...

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PM goes to Copenhagen Thursday to push for equitable outcome


December 16th, 2009 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Against the backdrop of deepening rifts between developed and developing countries, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh goes to Copenhagen Thursday to renew India's pitch for "a balanced, ... Read more...

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Danes plan to offer climate change proposal over weekend


December 10th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 10 (DPA) A day after talks at a UN climate change conference broke down in recriminations between developed and developing countries, the Danish host of the event said Thursday ... Read more...

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Danes reject developing nations’ criticism of climate draft


December 9th, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 9 (DPA) Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen Wednesday rejected criticism of a Danish working paper at the UN climate change conference deemed by developing countries to go against previous ... Read more...

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Climate talks continue amid north-south row


December 9th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 9 (DPA) Climate change talks in Copenhagen entered their third day Wednesday amid concerns of a widening rift between developed and developing nations and looming protests by extremists. Despite initial optimism ... Read more...

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UN climate change summit opens in Copenhagen (Lead)


December 7th, 2009 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 7 (DPA) Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen urged negotiators from nearly 200 countries to forge a "strong and ambitious" deal as a mammoth UN summit on climate change ... Read more...

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Call for action at key UN climate change summit


December 7th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 7 (DPA) Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen was to kick-start a mammoth UN conference in Copenhagen Monday aimed at halting global warming. The conference's opening ceremony was preceded by ... Read more...

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Biggest climate show on earth to open in Copenhagen


December 7th, 2009 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 6 (DPA) The Organisers of the Copenhagen summit have urged world leaders to get serious about climate change Sunday as thousands of officials from more than 190 nations headed ... Read more...

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US and China emissions pledges not enough to stop 2 degree Celsius warming


December 3rd, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 3 (ANI): Latest climate models have suggested that the pldges that both US and China have taken in cutting carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, won't be enough to stop a 2 ... Read more...

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Australia to host CHOGM 2011


November 29th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Port of Spain (Trinidad), Nov. 29 (ANI): Australia will host the 2011 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). This was decided at the current CHOGM in Trinidad and Tobago.According to News.com.au, ... Read more...

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Commonwealth summit opens with climate change as top agenda


November 28th, 2009 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Port of Spain, Nov 27 (IANS) The 53-nation Commonwealth Summit opened here Friday with a renewed push towards achieving "political consensus" on climate change, weeks ahead ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh arrives in Trinidad for CHOGM


November 27th, 2009 - 8:37 am ICT by ANI
Port of Spain, Nov.27 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, arrived on Thursday afternoon from Washington to attend the attend the three-day Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) here.The ... Read more...

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US will offer emissions reduction target at Copenhagen talks


November 24th, 2009 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 24 (DPA) The United States will offer a mid-term target for cutting its climate-damaging emissions when world governments meet for the critical UN-backed Copenhagen summit next month, US media ... Read more...

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Sarkozy, Ban Ki-moon to attend Commonwealth meet


November 20th, 2009 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Paras Ramoutar Port-of-Spain, Nov 20 (IANS) French President Nicholas Sarkozy and UN chief Ban Ki-moon will be attending the Commonwealth of Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in the Trinidad and Tobago ... Read more...

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Environment ministers prepare for UN climate change summit


November 16th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Nov 16 (DPA) Some 40 environment ministers gathered Monday in Copenhagen for preparatory talks ahead of the UN climate change conference that opens next month in the Danish capital. Ministers from key ... Read more...

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APEC leaders mull new vision for growth (Lead)


November 15th, 2009 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 15 (DPA) Leaders of the 21-nation Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) grouping met Sunday to discuss a new approach to regional growth, winding up a two-day summit in Singapore. Belatedly ... Read more...

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France, Brazil agree on climate policy


November 15th, 2009 - 5:35 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Nov 15 (IANS) France and Brazil have agreed on a policy to deal with climate change ahead of a UN summit on the subject in Copenhagen, French President Nicolas Sarkozy said. "We ... Read more...

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Denmark invites 192 state, government heads to UN climate talks


November 13th, 2009 - 2:32 am ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Nov 13 (DPA) Denmark has invited 192 heads of state and government to the UN climate-change talks it will host next month in Copenhagen, reports said Thursday. Danish Prime Minister Lars ... Read more...

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Berlusconi’s Top Five gaffes


September 29th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 29 (ANI): After making news for his alleged sexcapades, Silvio Berlusconi is back in the limelight - but this time it's because of his "not-so-amusing" comments.After meeting the Obamas ... Read more...

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Denmark back Indian stance on climate


September 11th, 2009 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen, whose country is a pioneer in promoting green technologies, Friday virtually endorsed India's stand on climate change but hoped that all ... Read more...

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Danish Prime Minister meets Manmohan Singh


September 11th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep. 11 (ANI): Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi on Friday.The two leaders discussed bilateral, regional and international issues.During the meeting, ... Read more...

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