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  • Rafale Deal Likely to Figure During French Foreign Minister's India Visit

    Rafale Deal Likely to Figure During French Foreign Minister's India Visit

    The multi-billion dollar Rafale combat aircraft deal, the Jaitapur nuclear power plant and climate change are expected to figure prominently during talks French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius' will have with Indian leaders during his two-day visit h...

  • Struggling Climate Talks Look to UN Summit for Push

    Struggling Climate Talks Look to UN Summit for Push

    A new round of talks on climate change sputtered to a close on Sunday, placing the onus on a UN summit in September to boost momentum for a global pact by the end of 2015.

  • US Hosts Talks to Save Oceans Under 'Siege'

    US Hosts Talks to Save Oceans Under 'Siege'

    US Secretary of State John Kerry launches an unprecedented global effort on Monday to save the world's oceans under siege from overfishing, climate change and pollution.

  • 'Raise Your Voice, Not Sea Level': UN on Climate Talks

    'Raise Your Voice, Not Sea Level': UN on Climate Talks

    The United Nations seized World Environment Day on Thursday to demand action on climate change to protect small island states threatened by rising seas, drought and floods.

  • European Union says Successful in Climate Change Goals as UN Talks Start

    European Union says Successful in Climate Change Goals as UN Talks Start

    The European Union touted its success in cutting greenhouse gases at U.N. talks on climate change on Wednesday, where a U.S. plan to cut power plant emissions has lifted hopes for a global deal in 2015.

  • Barack Obama's Emissions Plan Could Boost Climate Talks

    Barack Obama's Emissions Plan Could Boost Climate Talks

    President Barack Obama's move to limit U.S. carbon emissions may prompt an important shift by China in its climate policies, where officials are increasingly worried about the costs of pollution anyway, according to a Chinese expert and activists clo...

  • Barack Obama to Meet New Zealand's John Key at White House on June 20

    Barack Obama to Meet New Zealand's John Key at White House on June 20

    President Barack Obama will welcome New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key to the White House next month for talks on a proposed Asia-Pacific trade pact, military cooperation and climate change.

  • New faultlines widen at UN climate talks

    New faultlines widen at UN climate talks

    Fraught UN climate talks revealed growing frustration this week among vulnerable nations and observers.

  • UN talks limp towards global 2015 climate deal

    UN talks limp towards global 2015 climate deal

    Almost 200 countries on Saturday kept alive hopes for a global deal in 2015 to fight climate change after overcoming disputes on greenhouse gas emissions cuts and aid for poor nations at a meeting widely criticised as lacking urgency.

  • Rich vs poor deadlock broken at UN climate talks

    Rich vs poor deadlock broken at UN climate talks

    Almost 200 nations kept a plan to reach a new UN climate pact in 2015 alive on Saturday when rich and poor countries reached a compromise on sharing out the efforts needed to slow global warming.

  • UN climate talks reach impasse as nations battle over finance

    UN climate talks reach impasse as nations battle over finance

    Talks to lay the foundations for a new UN climate pact due in 2015 were deadlocked as they ran into overtime on Saturday.

  • UN climate talks blocked over aid, steps to 2015 deal

    UN climate talks blocked over aid, steps to 2015 deal

    Almost 200 nations were deadlocked on Saturday over how to step up aid to ease the impact of global warming on developing nations as part of the foundations of an elusive U.N. climate accord due in 2015.

  • Green groups quit Warsaw climate talks over lack of progress

    Green groups quit Warsaw climate talks over lack of progress

    Several major environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF, have walked out of U.N. climate talks in Warsaw in protest at what they see as a lack of progress towards an international deal to curb rising global greenhouse gas emissions.

  • What do climate talks in Doha mean for the carbon market?

    U.N. climate talks in Doha, Qatar, were unlikely to have any impact on depressed carbon markets, analysts said.

  • Qatar climate talks fail to break deadlock

    Qatar climate talks fail to break deadlock

    Qatar, the host country, today launched desperate measures to salvage the failing climate talks in Doha by proposing a compromise agreement that was low on ambition but kept the Kyoto Protocol and the prospect of a successor deal alive, as the talks ...

  • UN climate talks go into overtime in Qatar

    UN climate talks go into overtime in Qatar

    The world's poorest countries, inundated by rising seas and worsening disasters, made a last ditch plea for financial help early Saturday as negotiators at United Nations climate talks struggled to reach an ambitions deal to combat global warming.

  • Money in focus as United Nations climate talks enter last day

    Money in focus as United Nations climate talks enter last day

    A dispute over money clouded U.N. climate talks on Friday, as rich and poor countries sparred over funds meant to help the developing world cover the rising costs of mitigating global warming and adapting to it.

  • Doha climate talks threatened over funding

    Doha climate talks threatened over funding

    A row over who will pay for dealing with the accelerating impact of climate change soured UN debate in Doha, where a final day of haggling was expected to do nothing to curb greenhouse gas pollution.

  • Poor countries demand action at UN climate talks

    Poor countries demand action at UN climate talks

    A delegate from typhoon-hit Philippines demanded on Thursday that ministers at the United Nations climate talks put aside their political differences and take bold steps to combat global warming.

  • Typhoon-hit Philippines seeks action at climate talks

    Typhoon-hit Philippines seeks action at climate talks

    Catastrophe-hit Philippines on Thursday led a host of countries in making an emotional plea to rich nations to salvage the listless climate talks here, as civil society groups launched a scathing attack on 'deal blockers', warning that the Doha round...

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