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Paris climate accord

India, China, Russia have no sense of pollution; US ‘cleanest’: Trump

Trump blamed India and other countries while withdrawing from the Paris climate accord in 2017, and reiterated the contention since.

06 Jun 2019 8:56 AM

Apple CEO Tim Cook changes Twitter name after Trump gaffe

Apple CEO Tim Cook has quietly changed his Twitter profile, replacing his last name with an emoji.

10 Mar 2019 12:55 PM

India, China benefitted from Paris Climate deal, US did not: Trump

In June 2017, President Trump had announced to withdraw the US from the Paris Agreement on climate change and renegotiate the deal.

24 Feb 2018 8:44 AM

If treaty undergoes major change, we would get back: Trump on Paris climate accord

Paris accord was agreed to by 197 nations in 2015 after negotiations in Paris, where countries made voluntary pledges running to 2030.

28 Jan 2018 10:18 AM

US sends formal communique to UN stating its withdrawal from Paris accord

However, the United States has decided to continue to participate in international climate change negotiations and meetings.

05 Aug 2017 8:31 AM


Donald Trump cools down on climate during Paris visit

Macron gave Mr Trump a personal tour of Napoleon’s tomb at the Invalides military complex in central Paris.

14 Jul 2017 6:30 AM

Erdogan says Turkey won’t ratify Paris climate deal if promises are not delivered

President Erdogan also suggested some other, unidentified, nations had a ‘problem’ with the agreement and were not renewing full support.

09 Jul 2017 11:56 AM

Trump defends decision to leave Paris climate pact, says ‘proud’ of move

President Trump said he withdrew from the one-sided Paris Climate Accord to protect American jobs and workers.

30 Jun 2017 9:22 AM

PM Modi set to hold talks with US President Donald Trump on June 26

Strategic cooperation between the two will also be discussed extensively, with India being a major US defence partner.

13 Jun 2017 1:05 AM

President Trump to host Modi on June 25-26; terror talks, NSG on cards

Inspite of the difference on some issues, Modi's talks with Trump are likely to find a common approach on matters related to South Asia.

12 Jun 2017 12:54 PM


Envoys wade in to help US waters despite climate snub by Trump

Their grass had germinated six months ago under a previous administration that had made environmental protection a foreign policy priority.

07 Jun 2017 10:44 PM

Despite US pullout, PM joins hands with Macron on climate pact

Although PM's Paris visit is not aimed at sealing contracts, yet France and India are in talks over renewable energy, nuclear power deals.

03 Jun 2017 3:50 PM

Need multilateralism to counter global threats like terrorism: Modi to UN Secy Gen

The meeting assumes more importance after Trump's pullout from the Paris accord giving a jolt to the fight against global climate change.

03 Jun 2017 12:22 PM

Putin requests world to work with Trump, says won't 'judge' his climate change stand

However, Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron found US president's decision on climate pact 'misguided'.

02 Jun 2017 8:43 PM

Paris agreement: Angela Merkel vows decisive action on climate change

Angela Merkel called Trump's decision to turn his back on the Paris pact, 'highly regrettable'.

02 Jun 2017 4:55 PM