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India emerged as key player in 2016 on climate issues

India positioned itself as a major player in 2016 in the fight against global warming, ratifying the historic Paris agreement and also playing a...

Human-induced climate change worsened 2015 heatwave in India: IIT research

The deadly heat waves that killed nearly 2,500 people in India and 2,000 people in Pakistan last year were exacerbated by human-induced climate change,...

Kolkata receives best cities award for tackling climate change

Kolkata, along with 10 other cities from across the globe, has been honoured with the best cities of 2016 award in recognition of its...

Beijing already warns its citizens of pollution, Delhi takes first steps

As the world leaders gathered in Paris to discuss solutions for climate change and global warming, metropolitan cities Beijing and New Delhi have been...

Obama ‘optimistic’ about climate summit success

US President Barack Obama has said that he was "optimistic" about sealing a global climate agreement at the two-week UN conference in Paris. "What makes this...

“New technology, research needed to fight climate change,” says Environment minister

Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday pitched for new research and technology to combat the effects of climate change. While addressing a gathering from various...