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PM Departs for CoP-21 Climate Change Summit at Paris, India Faces Biggest Challenge

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the Climate Change Confererence (COP)-21 in Paris tomorrow, November 30, 2015 to face one of the major challenges to his government’s diplomatic efforts in the global arena. Mr Modi will address the meeting of International Solar Alliance with Prime Minister of France, Mr. François Hollande and attend ‘Mission Innovation’ being hosted by US ...

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Global temeprature anomaly highest since 2009-10, says Report

The Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S) published Friday a comparison between global average temperatures over the last few months and the last 30 years. Twelve-month averages of global temperatures relative to 1981–2010 reached a value in June 2015 that is comparable with peak values experienced in 2005 and 2009-10, according to figures released by ECMWF. The 12-month period up to ...

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Green Tribunal ban on 10-year-old diesel vehicles Comes Into Effect in Delhi

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) ban on all 10-year-old diesel vehicles in Delhi comes into effect immediately, with the Delhi government cautiously welcoming the order with a rider that it should also extend to trucks and buses that enter in night. A bench headed by NGT chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar passed the order and asked all the transport authorities concerned ...

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