RAJENDRA PACHAURI

  • Pachauri to stay despite IPCC report row August 31, 2010

    New Delhi: After a string of scandals on "incorrect" reports some respite for the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) chairman Rajendra Pachauri. He will stay on as the chairman of the UN Climate panel. An UN probe into the working of the IPCC called for a...
  • I won't resign, climate change a reality: Pachauri February 3, 2010

    London: Indian scientist Rajendra Pachauri has refused to apologise for a mistake in a 2007 climate change report and hit out at his critics, declaring "the larger picture is solid". "The larger picture is solid, it's convincing and it's extremely important. How can we lose sight of what climate change is...
  • UN body admits to wrong report on glacier meltdown January 18, 2010

    New Delhi: The Rajendra Pachauriled Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report that claimed that most of the Himalayan glaciers would melt by 2035 owing to climate change and global warning was made without any scientific basis. IPCC, a United Nations body, is likely to retract the report after admitting to...
  • Pachauri takes on climate change skeptics December 7, 2009

    Copenhagen: The recent leak by climate skeptics of a partial exchange of emails between scientists in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has become serious enough for IPCC chief Rajendra Pachauri to take on the issue at the inauguration of the UN summit on Monday. The small minority that says climate...
  • India, China urged to avoid obsession with cars April 14, 2008

    Boao, China: China and other big developing countries such as India need to take steps to avoid being overreliant on private cars, the head of the Nobel Peace Prizewinning UN climate panel said. Rajendra Pachauri, head of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), told Reuters that investing in improving railways...
  • Nature names Pachauri Newsmaker of the Year December 21, 2007

    New Delhi: International climate change campaigner R K Pachauri of India figures on the cover page of Nature, and the highly regarded science magazine has named him as its 'Newsmaker of the Year'. The magazine, published from Britain, in its latest issue said: "Nature is pleased to name Rajendra Pachauri, the...
  • Indian takes pride in UN body's Peace Nobel October 12, 2007

    New Delhi: He was once denounced by Al Gore as the "let's drag our feet" candidate for the chair of the U.N.'s climate panel, but Rajendra Pachauri's achievements won recognition on Friday alongside Gore for the Nobel Peace Prize. Indian scientist Pachauri chairs the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change...