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India, China benefited most from "disastrous" Paris Climate Agreement: Trump

24 Feb 2018

India, China benefited most from "disastrous" Paris Climate Agreement: Trump

Reiterating the US didn't get any advantage from Paris Climate Accord, President Trump once again accused India and China of benefiting the most from the deal.

Former US President Barack Obama in India, praises Modi

01 Dec 2017

Former US President Barack Obama in India, praises Modi

Former US President Barack Obama addressed a town hall meeting in Delhi today. He interacted with 300 young leaders from across the country.

US to re-engage with the Paris Agreement?

17 Sep 2017

US to re-engage with the Paris Agreement?

The US recently made its withdrawal from the Paris Agreement on Climate Change official, inviting significant criticism.

'India performs better than predicted, cuts down faster on coal'

04 Aug 2017

'India performs better than predicted, cuts down faster on coal'

While announcing his withdrawal from the Paris Agreement, President Trump loudly wondered why the US should stop its coal production, while India could double its production by 2020.

Mike Pence says Paris deal would give India/China free pass

21 Jun 2017

Mike Pence says Paris deal would give India/China free pass

US Vice-President Mike Pence slammed the Paris climate change deal as "terrible" and said it would have given India and China a virtual "free pass" and cost the US economy over 6.5 million jobs.

Reports: Trump to withdraw US from Paris Agreement on climate-change

31 May 2017

Reports: Trump to withdraw US from Paris Agreement on climate-change

President Donald Trump will pull the United States out of the Paris Agreement on climate change, according to White House sources.

UN chief calls climate deal 'essential' as Modi expresses support

31 May 2017

UN chief calls climate deal 'essential' as Modi expresses support

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said it's "absolutely essential" for the world to unite to fight the threats arising from climate change.

Paris accord- Investor giants urge Trump to implement climate agreement

08 May 2017

Paris accord- Investor giants urge Trump to implement climate agreement

In a letter to the Group of seven (G7) countries, investors holding $15 trillion worth of assets urged countries led by US to implement the Paris climate agreement, despite Trump's abrogation threats.