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Paris or no Paris, India committed to climate protection: Modi

In a speech to global businesses gathered for the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), he quoted the Vedas to say "exploiting of the nature is a crime but milking of the nature by humans is a right". "Minimum government, maximum governance and "red carpet instead of red tape" have been the basis of governance reforms in India", Modi said, adding that political will and clear vision were necessary for reforms.


Jeremy Corbyn pledges to create one million 'decent jobs'

Jeremy Corbyn pledges to create one million 'decent jobs'

The Labour leader will offer to give people "pride and purpose" in a speech in York later, as he pledges to pump £250bn into industry. The poll, commissioned by The Times , found the Conservative lead had slipped dramatically in recent weeks and is now within the margin of error.



Legal & General Group Plc's (LGEN) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank AG

Morgan Stanley downgraded Seadrill Ltd (NYSE:SDRL) on Thursday, January 28 to "Equal-Weight" rating. Among 10 analysts covering Seadrill ( NYSE:SDRL ), 2 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 5 Hold. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, August 12 by Liberum Capital. Macquarie Research downgraded the stock to "Underperform" rating in Tuesday, January 17 report.



BC NDP and Green Party intend to form minority government

With a clear rural-urban split across the province, its work promoting resource literacy is as important as ever to bridge that gap, Fraser said. Minutes after Clark spoke to reporters, celebratory NDP and Green MLAs formed up behind their leaders in the legislature for the public unveiling of their 10-page agreement, contingent on "the principle of good faith and no surprises".



United Nations estimates U.S. climate move could add 0.3 degree temperature rise

Governors from four states - California, New York , Massachusetts and Washington - plan to uphold the Paris Agreement , the Golden State's governor said in a statement . "For some reason or another, this issue of climate change has emerged as a paramount issue for the left in this country and around the world", Pence said.



NDP prepares for chance at governing

Clark said she's prepared to embrace the role of opposition leader if necessary, and has no intention of requesting another election should her party lose the vote. The agreement is for confidence measures only, and is not a coalition, Weaver said. Clark said she will recall the legislature in June and attempt to obtain the confidence of the house after consultation with constitutional experts.