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Modi Raises ‘Common but Differentiated Responsibilities’, Developed Nations’ Leaders Find it Tough at Paris

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has maintained that the rich nations should pay for the riches they have reaped over the last two centuries while developing nations should be allowed their due to grow and that it would be “morally wrong” to burden them with reducing emissions. Upholding India’s principle of common but differentiated responsibilities, he said this should form ...

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Javadekar to Hold ‘Townhall’ Jointly with Google on Monday Ahead of Paris Meet


Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar will hold a “MyGov Talk” on Monday (Oct 26) at 5.00 pm to focus on Climate Change in the run-up to the Conference of Parties (CoP) 21 in Paris from November 30-December 11, 2015. Contributors from MyGov, Climate Change experts, senior journalists and social media influencers will join the online ...

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India reiterates stand on ‘differentiated responsibility’ at green talks

By Rajendra Shende   US President Barack Obama, in his 166-word eulogy in Time magazine that named Prime Minister Narendra Modi among the 100 most influential people in the world, termed him “India’s reformer-in-chief” who had “laid out an ambitious vision to …unleash India’s true economic potential while confronting climate change”. Modi tweeted thanks to Obama. But his government, determined to ...

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