​One-sided carbon tax measures by advanced nations go against Global South: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

​One-sided carbon tax measures by advanced nations go against Global South: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday voiced concerns against the “one-sided” move by advanced jurisdictions like the EU to impose tariffs on high-carbon goods coming from other sources, saying it goes against the interests of the Global South and that the green agenda shouldn’t be pursued by some at the expense of others. Speaking at … Read more

View: India should head to London climate talks with a definitive plan of action

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Climate change is manifesting itself across the world, whether through unprecedented wildfires in Australia, droughts in Sub-Saharan Africa, or winter freezes in Texas. By some counts, India is among the countries most threatened by climate change. It’s in our interest to listen to our climate activists and press for global action. While no country alone … Read more