A British economist had coined the acronym “Bric” in 2001, identifying four high-growth economies that could dominate the world by 2050.
21 Nov 2019 2:22 AM
Here’s how the rainforests of Amazon in Brazil have suffered under the leadership of their current president, Jair Bolsonaro.
15 May 2019 2:49 PM
On Wednesday night a bipartisan UK Parliament passed an extraordinary measure: a national declaration of an environment and climate emergency.
02 May 2019 5:40 PM
Government aims to run all LNG terminals at full capacity by 2022 as it works to complete entire pipeline grid, said Oil Secretary MM Kutty.
15 Mar 2019 11:19 AM
Greta Thunberg along with hundreds of students march in Paris for climate action.
23 Feb 2019 3:48 PM
In his message, Guterres highlighted the huge economic costs of climate change and the opportunities presented by climate action.
11 Sep 2018 11:11 AM
The conference was organized by the Department of Policy Studies at the TERI School of Advanced Studies.
10 Apr 2018 2:50 PM
Guterres said UN has ‘very solid commitment’ for climate action, and African nations were the biggest victims of changing weather patterns.
13 Jan 2018 7:40 PM
With the US threatening to chuck Paris Agreement, the two countries that would have to scale up their commitments are China and India.
08 Nov 2017 1:30 AM
Noting that art is about inclusion and the humanities include a vibrant free press, the members alleged that Trump had attacked both.
19 Aug 2017 10:49 AM
A Cabinet note mooting the proposal has already been finalised and will be soon sent to the ministries concerned for their views.
09 Jul 2017 1:48 AM
Senior environment officials from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa discussed about major challenges and opportunities.
24 Jun 2017 11:19 AM
Government aims to reduce the emissions intensity of our GDP by 20-25 per cent over 2005 levels by 2020.
11 Jun 2017 3:09 AM
Many countries and the private sector have seen climate action as an opportunity to catalyse economic yet sustainable practices.
11 Jun 2017 3:03 AM
India is relying on a combination of renewable energy and energy efficiency measures.
09 Jun 2017 2:32 AM
US President Trump had withdrawn the US from the landmark Paris climate accord.
06 Jun 2017 2:59 AM
The American administration’s decision is a major blow to the global consensus that took more than two decades to reach.
06 Jun 2017 12:43 AM
'The global community must compel new US administration to implement its international commitments precisely and completely', Ghasemi said.
04 Jun 2017 12:21 PM
Donald Trump sought to promote US oil and gas production, which has boomed thanks to the rise of hydraulic fracturing in shale.
04 Jun 2017 9:22 AM
Trudeau also conveyed his intention to continue working with international partners to address climate change.
02 Jun 2017 1:48 PM