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Ideas pouring in from students to grab Rs. 25L+ prizes

Hindustan Times | 2022-11-29, 11:16

At the core of this initiative is vivo’s intention to recognize young India and provide a platform that will enable them to showcase innovative solutions to burning social issues. vivo, the innovative global smartphone brand, has launched vivo Ignite, Science

‘Over 1800 Peace Corps volunteers serve in Gambia since 1967’

The Point | 2022-11-29, 10:41

According to him, since the country was found, voluntarism has been the livelihood of America, helping to “improve people’s lives, unite our communities and strengthen our democracy.” He pointed out that in the history of volunteerism, more than half a century

Ahold Delhaize sets updated CO2 emissions reductions target for its entire value chain, in line ...

The Associated Press | 2022-11-29, 09:11

Ahold Delhaize’s climate targets are in line with the UN's goal of keeping global warming below 1.5°C.To achieve this, the company today commits to an updated interim CO2 emissions reduction target for its entire value chain (scope 3) of at least 37% by

‘If you see me, weep’: Hunger stones auguring drought in Europe

Al Jazeera | 2022-11-29, 07:59

As the climate crisis causes water levels to plummet, riverbeds to dry and glaciers to melt, artefacts like old warships, an ancient city, a mosque that disappeared, and human remains have emerged. This story is part of “Climate artefacts”, a miniseries

Could China help Brazil overcome its economic crisis?

Asiatimes | 2022-11-29, 06:14

The October 30 election victory of Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva for a third term as the president of Brazil is expected to revise the relations between Brasília and Beijing. Brazil is going through a serious economic, political, social, and environmental crisis.

Saidpur Village inhabited by Muslims, Hindus, and Sikhs before 1947

Urdu Point | 2022-11-29, 04:57

Ghaania Usman Saidpur Village is a major tourist destination located in Islamabad. It hosts a wide array of religious and cultural heritage. The area was inhabited by Muslims, Hindus, and Sikhs before 1947. The village land was acquired by the Capital

'Smart forests' help corporate net-zero ambitions take root

North Shore News | 2022-11-29, 04:06

This article was originally published in BIV Magazine's Philanthropy issue. Sustainability – it’s a buzzword we’ve all heard a million times. As the climate crisis worsens, and uncertainty for the future grows, companies have

Deer Management Taskforce reports to council committee

no EC The Daily Star | 2022-11-29, 03:30

The Deer Management Taskforce presented their report to the Common Council Quality of Life and Infrastructure Committee on Monday, Nov. 28. The taskforce, chaired by Betsy Holland, has been meeting regularly for months to come up with a plan. Holland said the

In Mongolia, climate crisis threatens herding traditions

Al Jazeera | 2022-11-29, 02:19

Tsaikhir Valley, Mongolia – Myagmar-Ochir may be just three years old, but he already has big plans for his future. “I want to be a horseman”, he says. “I want to catch horses with a rope”. Myagmar-Ochir outlines his career aspirations while playing near a

“No country can fix climate change on its own”: PM

Vietnam News | 2022-11-29, 01:04

Speaking at GEFE 2022, the PM said all solutions to global warming require global cooperation, and people must be a central pillar of any successful climate change strategy. Bồ Xuân Hiệp HCM CITYClimate change is a global issue which requires

NFL Injury Report

no EC The Lufkin News | 2022-11-29, 01:04

NEW YORK (AP) — The National Football League injury report, as provided by the league (OUT: Player will not play; DOUBTFUL: Player is unlikely to play;

Steelers at Colts: Preview, Prop Picks, Prediction

no EC Auburnpub dot com | 2022-11-29, 00:52

Field Level Media Indianapolis' Matt Ryan is trying to keep the Colts' faint playoff hopes alive as the Pittsburgh Steelers visit on Monday night. Ryan regained the starting quarterback job after interim coach Jeff Saturday replaced the fired Frank Reich. In

State Department fetes Foreign Service families for their ‘volunteer spirit’ overseas

Federal News Radio | 2022-11-29, 00:12

The State Department promotes America’s diplomatic mission overseas, but the men and women of the Foreign Service — and the families they bring with them — put a face to that mission through off-the-clock acts of kindness. The department this year, in

New analysis finds pandemic didn't dampen deforestation

Phys Dot Org | 2022-11-29, 00:04

Despite the massive upheavals in the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic, deforestation globally proceeded more or less as expected from the trends established over the last 15 years, according to a recent study from researchers at the Alliance of Bioversity

Waunakee's Aaron May plans to step down as activities director at end of school year

Madison | 2022-11-28, 23:42

Aaron May said he has resigned as Waunakee’s activities director and will step down at the end of this school year. May, who is in his seventh year as activities director, said Monday he made the decision for “work-life balance” reasons. High School Football

Monday Night Football money line, plus a three-team NBA parlay: Nov. 28 best bets

The Daily Gazette | 2022-11-28, 23:28

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Najee Harris goes over the top to score a touchdown against the Cincinnati Bengals during the second half of last Sunday's game in Pittsburgh.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) 80 SHARES Share on Facebook Tweet Follow us Save Share Each

Jellyfish design could inspire swimming robots

The Hill | 2022-11-28, 23:27

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BC-FBN--NFL Injury Report

no EC Courier Express | 2022-11-28, 23:01

BC-FBN--NFL Injury Report NFL Injury Report By The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) The National Football League injury report, as provided by the league (OUT: Player will not play;

Evidence grows of forced labour and slavery in production of solar panels, wind turbines

The Guardian | 2022-11-28, 22:21

A ‘certificate of origin’ scheme could counter concerns about renewables supply chains, says Clean Energy Council Follow our Australia news live blog for the latest updates Get our morning and afternoon news emails , free app or daily news podcast The

COVID-19 lockdown protests in China rattle US, world markets

The Hill | 2022-11-28, 21:33

Protests in multiple cities in China over the country’s so-called zero-COVID policy rattled world markets Monday, adding to fears about stagnating growth and supply chain crunches as the holiday shopping season picks up. The S&P 500 index of major U.S.

World Bank concerned about Ghana becoming more reliant on natural resource extraction

Joy Online | 2022-11-28, 21:21

The World Bank has expressed concern about Ghana’s increasing reliance on its natural resources. In its 2022 report on Country Climate and Development Report (CCDRS) on Ghana, the World Bank noted that Ghana has not been able to maintain its natural

Interior Department proposes new rule on methane flaring waste

The Hill | 2022-11-28, 21:15

The Interior Department on Monday issued new proposed waste-prevention rules for methane flaring, the first update in four decades. Flaring, or the burning of extra natural gas at wells, and venting, the release of natural gas into the atmosphere, is a common

Musk asks if Apple hates ‘free speech in America’ after Twitter advertising drop-off

The Hill | 2022-11-28, 20:41

Twitter owner Elon Musk publicly slammed Apple on Monday for suspending some of its advertising on the social media platform, asking if leaders of the tech company “hate” free speech. “Apple has mostly stopped advertising on Twitter,” Musk announced. “Do they

US soccer coach: Staff, players ‘had no idea’ Iranian flag would be altered in post

The Hill | 2022-11-28, 20:41

Gregg Berhalter, the head coach of the U.S. men’s national soccer team (USMNT), said that the players and coaching staff “had no idea” that the Iranian flag would be altered in the U.S. Soccer Federation’s (USSF) social media post over the weekend. During a

Anti-deforestation push putting other ecosystems at risk: study

The Hill | 2022-11-28, 20:08

An agreement intended to prevent the clearing of tropical forests has put millions of acres of other forests and grasslands worldwide at risk, a new study has found. Guidelines passed in 2018 urging “zero deforestation” in producing palm oil — a key ingredient

George Takei: William Shatner was a ‘prima donna’ on ‘Star Trek’ set

New York Post | 2022-11-28, 19:59

More On: george takei Samuel L. Jackson, George Takei and more lend their voice to ‘Paws of FuryEmmy winner Jason Sudeikis’ new role: Coaching an assassin monkey How 50-year friendship imploded for ‘Star Trek’ icons Shatner,

Nonprofit leader, former school lunch official charged with long-running fraud

Madison | 2022-11-28, 19:47

The executive director of a Sun Prairie faith-based provider of homeless services has been charged with defrauding her former employer, including by diverting school lunch money meant for poor children to her own children, Waunakee School District teachers and

What Is a Flexitarian Diet?

Treehugger | 2022-11-28, 18:48

In This Article Expand What Do Flexitarians Eat? Is a Flexitarian Diet More Sustainable? Frequently Asked Questions As the name implies, flexitarianism is a flexible form of vegetarianism. Adherents of a flexitarian diet fill their plates with mostly

Professor Atul Jain among most-cited researchers internationally

News India Times | 2022-11-28, 16:36

Atul Jain – professor of atmospheric sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Photo: Professor Atul Jain of the University of Illinois, Urbana, Champaign, is among 9 researchers named to the 2022

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