A- A A+
Last Updated : Nov 17 2019 9:39PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Winter Session of Parliament begins tomorrow; PM says, govt ready to discuss all issues            AIMPLB to file review petition against SC verdict on Ayodhya issue            Amit Shah launches special winter-grade diesel for use in high-altitude regions of Ladakh            Gotabaya Rajapaksa wins Sri Lanka Presidential election            First-time finalists Dominic Thiem, Stefanos Tsitsipas to meet in ATP Men's summit clash           

National News

Aug 26, 2019
9:24PM

G7 Summit: PM Modi highlights India's efforts towards eliminating single-use plastic, conserving water

@narendramodi
At G7 Summit, Prime Minister Narendra highlighted India's large scale efforts towards eliminating single-use plastic, conserving water, harnessing solar energy and protecting flora and fauna for a sustainable future.

Prime Minister made these remarks during an address to a session on the environment at G7 Summit in the French town of Biarritz. 

Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted that reiterating India's commitment to tackle global challenges Prime Minister underlined India's contribution to address reducing biodiversity, climate change, water stress & ocean pollution.
AIR correspondent reports, clouds covered the sky of Biarritz yesterday, but there is a new dawn waiting for India today which was invited as a partner country in G7 summit. Apart from getting a diplomatic win on the Kashmir issue, India also gave an idea to the world on the forum of G7 that how to fight against the natural calamities. 

In his one to one talk with UN general secretary, Antonio Guterres Prime Minister Narendra Modi suggested about how the world could come together to create a pool of trained volunteers which will help the countries in case of disaster.

He also asserted that India is moving towards the renewable and clear forms of energy and there is a strong case for India's membership of Nuclear suppliers group. Mr Guterres also said that he is willing to help India on this issue. 

PM also had bilateral meeting with President of Senegal and discussed International solar alliance.
 

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 17 (Nov) Midday News 17 (Nov) News at Nine 17 (Nov) Hourly 17 (Nov) (1800hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 17 (Nov) दोपहर समाचार 17 (Nov) समाचार संध्या 17 (Nov) प्रति घंटा समाचार 17 (Nov) (1900hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 17 (Nov) Khabrein(Day) 17 (Nov) Khabrein(Eve) 16 (Nov)
Aaj Savere 17 (Nov) Parikrama 17 (Nov)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 17 (Nov) Samayki 17 (Nov) Sports Scan 17 (Nov) Spotlight/News Analysis 17 (Nov) Samachar Darshan 17 (Nov) Radio Newsreel 16 (Nov)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 7 (Nov) Surkhiyon Mein 7 (Nov) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 13 (Nov) Vaad-Samvaad 29 (Oct) Money Talk 29 (Oct) Current Affairs 15 (Nov)