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India on course to fulfil net zero emissions: India’s Environment Minister


New Delhi: Environment and Forest Minister Bhupender Yadav said that within a year of Prime Minister Narendra Modi announcing India's aim of achieving net zero emissions by 2070, the country has submitted its Long-Term Low Emissions Growth Strategy indicating low carbon transition pathways in key economic sectors. Delivering India's national statement at COP27 in Sharm-el-Sheikh,...

COP 27: Pakistan seeks compensation for damages caused by floods


Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt: Pakistan’s foreign minister repeated calls for compensation for the unprecedented destruction caused to the country by this summer’s flooding, saying debt relief could be a mechanism for doing so. Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari said Wednesday at the U.N. climate summit in Egypt that the world is unequipped to deal with weather-related disasters of this...