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India Keen on Balanced Climate Change Pact: Prakash Javadekar

Prior to the 2015 United Nations Climate Change meeting, India has started to collaborate with several countries as it profoundly looks forward to guarantee a fair and equalized contract at the summit, scheduled to be held in December. Union Environment Minister, Prakash Javadekar declared this at the Lok Sabha yesterday. He informed that the government was already in the course ...

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UN GlobalSat: Naming After Abdul Kalam, a Befitting Tribute to Astrophysicist

In a befitting tribute to the former president of India Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, a UN-sponsored global satellite will be named after him. The satellite, GlobalSat, is an effort of 150 partner nations for observation of Earth and Disaster Risk Reduction and the decision to name it after Dr Kalam came when Milind Pimprikar, Chairman of CANEUS (Canada-Europe-US-Asia) headquartered in ...

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It’s Official: WHO Reports Plague Outbreak in Madagascar

Outbreak of plague in Madagascar has killed 40 people, a UN spokesman said on Monday, making it official and seeking world attention to contain it now. “Cases have been reported in 16 districts of seven regions, including in the capital, Antananarivo,” Stephane Dujarric, WHO spokesman said in New York UN heaquarters during a daily news briefing. “WHO says there is ...

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