COP26 summit

Time to join hands for sustainable development

The pandemic and the above mentioned series of natural disasters have exposed the disparities that exist in the world.

published on : 16th December 2021

Climate deal emerges at COP26 summit, India intervenes on phasing out of fossil fuel

Countries, as part of the agreement, have also agreed to meet next year to discuss further carbon cuts so that the goal to limit warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius can be reached.

published on : 14th November 2021

China, US unveil surprise climate pact at COP26 summit

The declaration said both countries "recognise the seriousness and urgency of the climate crisis", especially during the "critical decade of the 2020s".

published on : 11th November 2021

India, US are natural allies, especially in field of education: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan 

Representatives of most American universities said they would like to partner with India on some specific topics like cybersecurity, healthcare, biotech, artificial intelligence, data sciences etc.

published on : 11th November 2021

Maharashtra bags climate action award in UK for regional leadership

As India's most developed state, Maharashtra plans to exceed expectations on the timeline of going carbon neutral.

published on : 8th November 2021

IMF welcomes India's announcement at COP26 on renewables, net-zero target by 2070

At the COP26 summit in Glasgow, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made significant announcements, including the bold pledge of India becoming net-zero by 2070.

published on : 5th November 2021

India, Vietnam reaffirm comprehensive strategic partnership on sidelines of COP26 Summit

PM Narendra Modi returned to India on Wednesday morning after enhancing India's self-declared renewable energy commitments at COP26 in Glasgow.

published on : 3rd November 2021

Japan PM Fumio Kishida, Joe Biden agree to closely cooperate towards free and open Indo-Pacific

Kishida told reporters later in the day he agreed with Biden to meet again at the earliest date possible, which could be later this year, to have more 'thorough' discussions.

published on : 3rd November 2021

'No more blah blah blah': Greta Thunberg, other activists upset at slow pace of climate action

Youth campaigners from several countries marched on the opposite bank of the River Clyde from where the UN climate summit was being held.

published on : 2nd November 2021

COP26: UK launches India Green Guarantee, commits new funds for EVs in India 

The green guarantee financing will support clean and resilient infrastructure in sectors such as clean energy, transport and urban development.

published on : 1st November 2021

PM Modi to present India’s action agenda at COP26, to discuss climate partnership with Johnson

The meeting will also do a stock-take of the 2030 Roadmap for stronger UK-India Strategic Partnership – signed by the two leaders during a virtual summit in May this year.

published on : 1st November 2021

'Our last best hope': COP26 President Alok Sharma opens climate summit

Addressing reporters earlier, the minister called upon the more than 120 world leaders gathered for the World Leaders' Summit scheduled for Monday and Tuesday to do more for the planet.

published on : 1st November 2021

UK PM Boris Johnson urges China to take climate action ahead of COP26 meeting

Johnson and Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed 'a range of issues, including action to address the climate crisis ahead of COP26, global trade and economic cooperation and security'.

published on : 29th October 2021

USD 100 billion target to fight climate change can be reached in 2023: COP26 ministers

The target was meant to have been reached last year, and the failure of developed nations to do so has become a key point of contention heading into the summit starting next week in Glasgow.

published on : 25th October 2021