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Rich nations asked to transfer green techniques

February 5th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) "It is imperative that industrialised countries transfer clean technologies to developing countries at low cost or no cost," Nobel prize winning economist Joseph Stiglitz said here Saturday.The ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Ben Bernanke’s Time magazine ‘Person Of The Year’ title triggers a row

December 17th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 17 (ANI): The chairman of the US Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke, has been named as the Time magazine person of the year for his crucial role in bailing out the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Giving poor people money to purchase food might bring about food aid revolution

June 6th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 6 (ANI): The world might soon see a revolution in food aid, with rich nations preferring to give money to the people in poor countries to purchase food. According to ... Read more...

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