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EU blames US, China for hampering progress in Durban talks (Lead)


December 8th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 7 (IANS) The rift between countries at the UN climate conference here became sharper Wednesday with the European Union (EU) blaming the US and China for hijacking the ... Read more...

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Climate talks hijacked by US-China differences: EU


December 7th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 7 (IANS) The rift between countries at the UN climate conference here became sharper Wednesday with the European Union (EU) blaming the US and China for hijacking the ... Read more...

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Star Alliance defers Air India’s membership


August 1st, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) In a setback to India's flag carrier, Star Alliance has put off Air India's entry into the global pact among 27 airlines as its ... Read more...

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German Resident Confesses His Mailing Of Hundreds Of Tarantulas, With Some Being Endangered Ones


January 20th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The red-kneed tarantula, which is an indigenous Mexican spider, can become nearly 4 inches long, with a leg extension of 6 inches. It has a ... Read more...

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Ahead of Obama visit, India signs n-liability pact (Lead)


October 27th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna/New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit, India Wednesday signed a global pact on nuclear liability in Vienna, a key step that will assuage concerns of ... Read more...

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US welcomes India signing global nuclear convention


October 27th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The US Wednesday welcomed India signing a global pact on nuclear liability in Vienna, saying it will bring benefits to both countries and help provide clean ... Read more...

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Star Alliance ‘moves under one roof’ at Delhi’s Terminal 3


July 28th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Star Alliance, the global pact among 28 airlines in which Air India is a member-elect, has become the first such interline pact to establish a common infrastructure ... Read more...

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Kingfisher to join Oneworld alliance of global airlines


February 23rd, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines Tuesday said it has signed an accord to join a global alliance among 11 carriers called Oneworld and has filed an application with the civil ... Read more...

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Collaboration, not competition the way forward for a successful deal on climate change: Shyam Saran


November 10th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov. 10 (ANI): Climate change is a global problem and its solution should come through collaboration between developed and developing countries, according to Shyam Saran, Prime Minister of India's Special ... Read more...

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Pakistan accedes to global pact against terror funding


June 18th, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 18 (IANS) Pakistan has acceded to the International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism, an official said. "With the accession to this convention, Pakistan is now party ... Read more...

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India wants to meet China, Brazil, Russia over climate pact


May 14th, 2009 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) There should be high level talks between Brazil, Russia, India and China on a global pact to combat climate change before the first BRIC summit in Russia ... Read more...

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World looks to US to conclude trade talks: WTO chief


April 25th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) The re-launch of multilateral trade negotiations that has the potential to lift the recession-hit global economy when successful, is not possible till the US shows willingness, the chief ... Read more...

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Without global pact, ultraviolet radiation would have singed us by 2065


March 20th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 20 (IANS) What would happen if the planet's upper atmosphere were to be stripped of two-thirds of its ozone layer by 2065, not just over the poles, but everywhere? Intense ... Read more...

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Brazilian president wants global pact on biofuels


May 27th, 2008 - 2:32 pm ICT by admin
Rio de Janeiro, May 27 (IANS) Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has proposed a "global pact" to promote use of biofuels to offset the impact of climate change and hold ... Read more...

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McCain too blames India, China for global warming


May 15th, 2008 - 9:16 pm ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 15 (IANS) Like President George Bush, the presumptive Republican Presidential candidate John McCain too has said a new global pact on climate change must include India and China, ... Read more...

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