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Hindus back Catholic Bishops on Climate Change policy protecting world’s poor


February 19th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 19 (ANI): Hindus have commended the Global Climate Change policy statement of United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) which says, "Policies addressing global climate change should enhance rather ... Read more...

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No commitments in Cancun Agreement, India’s interests ‘protected’ (Second Lead)


December 11th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Cancun (Mexico), Dec 11 (IANS) The UN climate summit reached the Cancun Agreement here early Saturday - but there was no mention of the extent to which industrialised countries would ... Read more...

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Plants effective way of tackling global warming


April 30th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): Plant leaves account for less than one per cent of the Earth's emissions of methane -which is considered to be about 25 times more effective than carbon dioxide ... Read more...

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Plants can effectively tackle global warming


April 30th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 30 (IANS) Plants remain an effective way of tackling global warming, despite emitting small amounts of methane, an important greenhouse gas, says a new study. Research led by the University ... Read more...

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Hindus want world’s wealthy countries to do more for environment


April 7th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 7 (ANI): Hindus ask richest nations of the world to do more for environment in view of the global ecological crisis.Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in ... Read more...

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India best bet for investors in 2010, says Adi Godrej


January 5th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 5 (IANS) Indian billionaire Adi Godrej considers India "as the best emerging economy for investors" as he expects the "Indian stock market to appreciate by about 20 percent ... Read more...

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Parliament should lay down climate change position: CPI-M


October 20th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Terming union Environment and Forests Minister Jairam Ramesh's reported letter to the prime minister on climate change as "deeply disturbing", the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Tuesday ... Read more...

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India, US discuss climate change, food security (Lead)


April 24th, 2008 - 10:05 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) India and the US Thursday held their annual talks to expand cooperation on a wide array of global issues ranging from democracy promotion and countering pandemics to ... Read more...

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Tackling global warming tougher than thought earlier: study


April 3rd, 2008 - 11:38 am ICT by admin
Washington, April 3 (IANS) Reduction of global greenhouse gas emissions that are leading to climate change is going to be a lot more challenging than society has been led to believe, according ... Read more...

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Future carbon management needs to take India and China into account


February 18th, 2008 - 1:58 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): Scientists from around the globe have said at a symposium that in order to reduce the effects of carbon emissions on the climate, a global aspect needs to ... Read more...

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