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  • What DSDS 2015 should aim to achieve 1 hour 42 minutes ago

    The economic prosperity of a country is intertwined with its natural resources and biodiversity. Therefore, it is imperative that measures to conserve these resources are taken. The Summit should aim to reach an agreement that can ensure the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals, with an emphasis on technological innovations...
  • Terry Tamminen on what he expects from DSDS 2015 2 hours 23 minutes ago

    Terry Tamminen, founder, 7th Generation Advisors, explains why is he ubeat about the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit 2015. ...
  • 2015 presents opportunity to set the direction for the next 15 years and beyond: Unilever CEO 2 hours 36 minutes ago

    The Delhi Sustainable Development Summit couldn't have come at a better time, says Yvo de Boer, director-general, Global Green Growth Institute. ...
  • Urban climate resilience - The need of the hour Yesterday

    Rapid climate change is a challenge of the 21st century, displaying increasingly the evidences of highly erratic weather deviations and extreme events all over the world. While climate variability and change is irrespective of locational factors of urban and rural, its impacts on cities and towns are particularly of concern...
  • Bioeconomy and policy agendas in the North and the South 5 days ago

    Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen proposed that humanity's true problem is not economic but 'bio-economic' wherein economic processes lead into entropic flows of energy and matter which were fundamental bioeconomic factors that need to be considered when looking at human presence within a finite biosphere. The concept of 'bioeconomy' revolves around a technology...
  • Setting right water quality in India 1 week ago

    Recent media reports (The Hindu, December 28, 2014) of death and diseases by the consumption of alleged 'contaminated and poisonous' water of rivers such as the Kali, the Krishna, and the Hindon in UP and the subsequent inquiry order by the Prime Minister's office into the incident, present a...
  • Managing risks for sustainable development 1 week ago

    It is now more than four decades that the world is deliberating on the dimensions of sustainable development and the means of achieving them. Our Common Future, as the report of the World Commission on Environment and Development is commonly known, had highlighted way back in 1987 the potential risks...
  • IPCC should go prescriptive at lower levels of governance January 20, 2015

    Science is central in understanding precise nature of the risks climate change poses. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the prime body reviewing and synthesising latest scientific knowledge on multiple dimensions of climate change has been pivotal in elevating the status of climate change as the key development and...
  • Urban transport and climate change January 19, 2015

    Climate change is one of the biggest challenges to sustainable development. It is pertinent that policies emphasise on measures that are conducive to mitigating Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions and to facilitating adaptation to changes that are likely to take place. Transport sector is a key contributor to global GHG emissions....
  • Gave 10-15 auditions in a day; prayed hard to get a show, commercial: Ssharad Malhotra shares his tale of struggle December 18, 2014

    Actor Ssharad Malhotra, popular for his portrayal of Maharana Pratap in 'Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap', had studied at New York Film Academy, an experience which will remain special to him for several reason. In a freewheeling chat with IBNLive.com the very grounded Ssharad speaks about the efforts...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'O Teri' and 'Youngistaan' March 29, 2014

    This week on Now Showing, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'O Teri' and 'Youngistaan'. He also talks to director David Dhawan and actor Varun Dhawan on their upcoming film 'Main Tera Hero'. ...
  • 'O Teri' review: The film is too shrill, too convoluted and too dumb March 28, 2014

    Cast: Pulkit Samrat, Bilal Amrohi, Sarah Jane Dias, Anupam Kher, Vijay Raaz, Mandira Bedi Director: Umesh Bisht It must take a special kind of talent to make a film as incoherent and inept as O Teri. I've seen eight-year-olds put up skits in their building compound that were more engaging than this...
  • Pulkit Samrat's 'O Teri': Tweet review March 28, 2014

    'Fukrey' star Pulkit Samrat is back in a Hindi comedy 'O Teri' which has been produced by Atul Agnihotri. The actor, who is close to Salman Khan, had consulted the star before he signed the film. As he said in one of his interviews, he met the star, discussed the...
  • I couldn't have asked for a better launch: Bilal Amrohi on 'O Teri' March 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan will take time off for city tours with 'O Teri' cast that includes Pulkit Samrat and debutant Bilal Amrohi, grandson of legendary filmmaker Kamaal Amrohi. 'O Teri' is made by Salman's brother-in-law Atul Agnihotri and in this endeavour to support the newcomers, Salman would be shuffling...
  • Salman Khan met the writers of 'O Teri', read its story and suggested I make it: Atul Agnihotri March 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor-producer Atul Agnihotri says it was his star brother-in-law Salman Khan who suggested the former to make "O Teri". Umesh Bist has co-written the forthcoming film with Neeti Palta. The film is said to be inspired by true events, especially the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games (CWG) scam. Pulkit Samrat and...
  • Salman fulfilled my dream to be an actor, says Kamal Amrohi's grandson Bilal March 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Bilal Amrohi, who is making his debut with 'O Teri', says it's a huge responsibility to be an actor. "I always wanted to be an actor. It's a huge responsibility to be an actor as you become a public figure. That's why I took a little long to come...
  • 'O Teri' is being well-pushed by Salman Khan: Atul Agnihotri March 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor-producer Atul Agnihotri, who has roped in his star brother-in-law Salman Khan for a cameo in his film 'O Teri', says the actor is "adding a lot" to the film. "'O Teri' is being well-pushed by Salman Khan. He is adding a lot to the film and his song, which...
  • I would never make a film without Salman Khan: Atul Agnihotri March 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Producer-director Atul Agnihotri says he would never make a film without his superstar brother-in-law Salman Khan. "I have reached out to Salman for support. I would never do a film that will not have Salman in it. He is an important part of my life. His guidance, support, instinct...
  • I try not to disappoint Salman Khan, says Pulkit Samrat March 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Newcomer Pulkit Samrat says he tries his best not to disappoint superstar Salman Khan, who is his mentor in the industry. "He is a rock star, the best human being I have ever met. I truly love and respect him as a person. His contribution is great (towards my...
  • Food security not an issue if resources are managed well: Ahluwalia February 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Sustainable food security will not a problem if scarce resources like water and energy are managed well, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia said on Saturday. "The essence of whole concept of sustainability is how you handle things. So, in my view energy and water are scarce resources....
  • Delhi: World leaders to gather for TERI summit on sustainable development February 5, 2014

    World leaders will gather in Delhi for the Sustainable Development Summit that is being organised by global think tank TERI. More than ever before development has become key but in a sustainable manner and to form a blueprint, leaders from around the world are gathering at the Delhi Sustainable Development...
  • I don't want to do small scale films: Salman Khan January 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan today said he was interested in largerthanlife films and not in "smallscale" ones. Salman, whose potboilers 'Wanted', 'Dabangg', 'Bodyguard', 'Ek Tha Tiger' did well at Box Office, has also acted in films like 'Phir Milenge' among others. He will be doing a special song in his...
  • I liked the plot, humour of 'Oh Teri', says Salman Khan January 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan today said he was interested in largerthanlife films and not in "smallscale" ones. Salman, whose potboilers 'Wanted', 'Dabangg', 'Bodyguard', 'Ek Tha Tiger' did well at Box Office, has also acted in films like 'Phir Milenge' among others. He will be doing a special song in...
  • Elli Avram is not doing an item song in 'Oh Teri': Atul Agnihotri January 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Atul Agnihotri has rubbished reports that Elli Avram will do an item song in his production venture 'Oh Teri', saying he has roped in a new girl for the song. "These are just rumours. Elli is not doing any item number in 'Oh Teri'. I have already roped in...
  • Need Salman Khan's support for 'Oh Teri', says Atul Agnihotri December 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Atul Agnihotri, who considers Salman Khan his lucky charm, will release the trailer of his forthcoming production venture 'Oh Teri' with the latter's 'Jai Ho'. Actorturneddirector Atul has directed two films so far 'Dil Ne Jise Apna Kaha' and 'Hello' and both had Salman, but none could entice the...
  • Ekta Kapoor is the guiding force in my life: Karan Patel December 3, 2013

    New Delhi: TV actor Karan Patel has teamed up with media mogul Ekta Kapoor again for new show 'Ye Hai Mohobbatein', which will see him playing a mature character. Karan, 30, who gained popularity in showbiz with Kapoor's shows like 'Kasturi', 'Kasamh Se' and 'Kkavyanjali', said she is a mentor. ...
  • Happy that 'Dhat Tere Ki' is being liked: Esha Gupta November 18, 2013

    Gurgaon: 'Jannat 2' star Esha Gupta has taken a break from her shooting assignments as she is busy with her brother's wedding. The 27yearold actress took a break from wedding celebrations at home to walk the ramp for designer friend Wendell Rodricks at the Blender's Pride Fashion Tour 2013. ...
  • 'Dhat Teri Ki' a perfect debut, says new singer in Btown Sanam Puri November 4, 2013

    It's a flurry of newcomers when it comes to music in Bollywood. Random lyrics, music full of beats, the newcomers are seeing these opportunities as their perfect launch in Bollywood. One such voice people are grooving to these days is Sanam Puri who has entered Bollywood with VishalShekhar's 'Dhat Teri...