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Earth Day: 150 Nations to Sign Paris Pact as Google Doodle Celebrates, Key Facts, Celebrity Quotes, and More

As Google with its beautiful doodle reminded people around the world about the Earth Day on April 22, nearly 155 nations will sign the historic Paris Agreement on Climate Change at the headquarters of the United Nations (UN) in New York. The agreement was approved by the 196 Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention of the Climate Change (UNFCCC) ...

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Earth Day Comes and Goes, Who’s Really Bothered?

Come April 22, the earthlings introspect whether they have done any damage to the planet earth they are living in. If so, how to correct the damage done in the past and who should pay how much in the present for such green funds tops the agenda. Ever since 1970 when the first Earth Day was observed, the successive generations ...

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Earth Day: India can show how to mitigate climate change, says PM Modi

Despite repeated assurances, India is coming under radar over its contributions to the Green Fund and following US ambassador Richard Verma’s veiled ‘caution’ that the world is “watching India”, India responded today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said India can show the way to the world in mitigating climate change, reiterating its demand that the developed world should pay ...

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Earth Day 2015 Google Doodle Fun Quiz Enthralls, Educates, Enlightens

Google Doodle is no longer static as today’s doodle on Earth Day 2015 turned more interactive with the second’O’ on Google replaced by a revolving Earth planet attracting the attention of the visitor. Once you click on it, it takes you to a fun pop quiz to determine which animal closely resembles you. The Earth Day Doodle makers assure you ...

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Earth Day 2014 with Green cities theme celebrated

More than a billion people around the world celebrated Earth Day Tuesday with the theme ‘Green Cities’ calling for transformation in the public transportation systems to make them more accessible, convenient, and clean fuel-run. The celebrations of the 44th edition of Earth Day also called for switching over to electric, hybrid, and other eco-friendly vehicles, the Earth Day Network reported. ...

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