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Foreign press views India as deal breaker in Durban
Durban, Dec 8 (IANS) India''s stand at the UN climate talks in Durban has been getting negative reviews from the foreign media, especially European, with New Delhi being seen as a deal breaker for a new climate agreement.

Thursday, December 08, 2011 4:37:23 PM

EU blames US, China for hampering progress in Durban talks
Durban, Dec 7 (IANS) The rift between countries at the UN climate conference here became sharper Wednesday with the European Union (EU) blaming the US and China for hijacking the talks over their differences on a legally binding treaty, while India''s proposal of equity - right to grow - got a push after inclusion in the new negotiation draft released here.

Wednesday, December 07, 2011 11:10:18 PM

UAE Central Bank reviews liquidity measure
Abu Dhabi, Dec 7 (IANS/WAM) The UAE Central Bank has reviewed a proposed liquidity regulation for banks.

Wednesday, December 07, 2011 11:09:46 PM

Abu Dhabi to host earth summit
Abu Dhabi, Dec 7 (IANS/WAM) Abu Dhabi will host an earth summit from Dec 12-15, the organisers said Wednesday.

Wednesday, December 07, 2011 10:50:52 PM

Pakistan''s cooperation vital in Afghanistan: NATO chief
Brussels, Dec 7 (IANS) NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said Wednesday that Pakistan''s help is essential in stabilising Afghanistan, days after the alliance''s cross-border air raid killed 24 Pakistani soldiers.

Wednesday, December 07, 2011 8:52:34 PM

UAE, IAEA sign cooperation agreement
Abu Dhabi, Dec 6 (IANS/WAM) The UAE has signed a cooperation agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), it was announced here Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 06, 2011 10:28:02 PM

Deadlock over Kyoto Protocol''s extension persists at Durban
Durban, Dec 6 (IANS) The negotiations at the UN climate change conference in Durban Tuesday remained stuck on the extension of Kyoto Protocol -- the only legally binding regime controlling greenhouse gas emissions - beyond its expiry date next year with BASIC (Brazil, South Africa, India and China) pushing hard for it and the US resisting it.

Tuesday, December 06, 2011 8:58:03 PM

BASIC pushes for Kyoto Protocol''s extension
Durban, Dec 6 (IANS) Terming reports of fissures among them as ''rumours'', the BASIC (Brazil, South Africa, India, China) group Tuesday presented a unified stand, saying a second commitment period for the Kyoto Protocol -- the only legally binding regime controlling greenhouse gas emissions - beyond its expiry date next year is a ''must''.

Tuesday, December 06, 2011 7:49:15 PM

Searching for India office at UN conference venue (Postcard from Durban)
Durban, Dec 6 (IANS) Indian Environment Secretary T. Chatterjee was lost while searching for the India delegation office at the International Convention Centre here, the venue of UN climate change talks.

Tuesday, December 06, 2011 5:27:39 PM

Both binding, voluntary cuts must for global climate deal: UNEP
Durban, Dec 6 (IANS) With the debate between rich and poor countries in Durban stuck on legally binding emission cuts versus voluntary measures, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Tuesday said both are important for a global deal and should not be pitted against each other.

Tuesday, December 06, 2011 4:41:05 PM

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