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Cabinet approves India's stand at upcoming UN COP 25 on climate change
Economic Times

Cabinet approves India's stand at upcoming UN COP 25 on climat...

The COP 25 to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is scheduled to be held in Madrid, Spain (under the Presidency of Chile) from December 2-13, 2019. The Indian delegation will be led by Union Environment Minister Prakash ... Economic Times, 2 months ago
Cabinet approves stand that India will take at COP25 Hindu Business Line, 2 months ago

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Voice of Sikkim

Editorial : Proper Waste Disposal

According to the Besal convention of the United Nation’s Environment programme:  “ Wastes are substances or objects, which are disposed of or are intended to be disposed of or are required to be disposed of by the provisions of national law”. Each year ...
 Voice of Sikkim2 days ago

UN human rights body calls Citizenship Act 'discriminatory'

The United Nations' human rights body on Friday voiced concern over India's new citizenship law, terming it 'fundamentally discriminatory' in nature.The new citizenship law seeks to provide citizenship to non-Muslim persecuted religious minorities from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan."We are concerned that India's new Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 is fundamentally discriminatory in nature," UN human rights spokesman Jeremy Laurence told reporters in Geneva."The amended law would appear ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Is the Modi regime looking like UPA II?

'If the Singh government was characterised by policy paralysis, this one is afflicted by hyperactivism, sans a roadmap,' says Yogendra Yadav. IMAGE: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, former deputy prime minister Lal Kishenchand Advani, Prime Minister Narendra Damodardas Modi and Home Minister Amit Anilchandra Shah applaud the Bharatiya Janata Party's new president Jagat Prakash Nadda, January 21, 2020. Photograph: Kamal Kishore/PTI Photo Is the National Democratic Alliance-II heading the same ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago

Conservation of wildlife part of our ethos: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said conservation of wildlife and habitat have been a part of India's cultural ethos, which encourages compassion and coexistence."For ages, conservation of wildlife and habitat have been a part of our cultural ethos, which encourages compassion and coexistence," said Prime Minister Modi while addressing a convention on Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals at Gandhinagar."Our Vedas spoke of the protection of animals. Emperor Asoka put great ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago

AAP took great care of Hindu voter sentiments

'Kejriwal took political steps and micro level care at every level not to allow the consolidation of Hindu votes behind the BJP,' observes Sheela Bhatt, the distinguished political commentator. IMAGE: Aam Aadmi Party leaders Arvind Kejriwal, left, and Manish Sisodia walk to the Hanuman Mandir in Connaught Place, New Delhi, February 11, 2020, the day AAP won a remarkable electoral victory in Delhi. Photograph: Vijay Verma/PTI Photo   Arvind Kejriwal and Delhi's voters have written a new ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago

Fear and humanity know no god

As the country erupts over the CAA and NRC, all I can do is think of Daya Ram from Pakistan in Jodhpur and Tehmina from Afghanistan in Delhi, says Geetanjali Krishna. IMAGE: Hindu refugees from Pakistan celebrate after the Lok Sabha passes the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, at Majnu Ka Teela in New Delhi. Photograph: ANI Photo   At a time when many of us are up in arms over the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Register of Citizens, I'm reminded of ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

December Quarter Results, IPO Buzz, and Top Stocks in Action Today

Posted by Equitymaster Editor's note: Dear reader, we are now on Telegram! Get our latest views on stock markets and more, instantly. Join our Telegram channel here! On Tuesday, Indian share markets witnessed selling pressure during closing hours and ended ...
 Equitymaster.com2 weeks ago

How Modi tried to manage China & Pakistan

'New Delhi showed itself willing -- at least for a period -- to tolerate the risk of conflict and to withstand Beijing's implicit and explicit threats.''But it also continued to try to cut some kind of deal with China to reduce tensions.'A revealing glimpse excerpted from Ian Hall's Modi And The Reinvention Of Indian Foreign Policy. IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Damodardas Modi with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Shore temple in Mahabalipuram, October 11, 2019. Photograph: ANI Photo ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Need post-9/11 US approach to root out terrorism: CDS Gen Rawat

IMAGE: Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat speaks during the Raisina Dialogue 2020, in New Delhi, on Thursday. Photograph: Kamal Kishore/PTI Photo Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat on Thursday pitched for a hardline approach to deal with terrorism in the region, saying the model adopted by the United States to take on terror networks after the 9/11 strike needs to be replicated. In a clear reference to Pakistan, he also sought diplomatic isolation and blacklisting by ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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