To tackle the little bully, North Korea, US President Donald Trump (like Barack Obama) is seeking the help of the big bully, China
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On balance, actions after demonetisation are enabling concentration of information and discretionary power in the hands of the government
Stringent land-use regulations have been a major source of housing market distortions in Indian cities
While the government has shown urgency in expanding the coverage of Aadhaar, it is yet to take concrete steps to allay the fears of those who are going to use it
Education is not only a basic right, but a fundamental part of society, so the quality of educational providers is everyone’s concern. While they can’t necessarily guarantee outcomes, there is a lot that...
Source: AFP - Millions of people from some 170 countries and territories took part in the annual bid to highlight global warming caused by the burning of coal, oil and gas to drive cars and power plants.
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Hellshire Beach, one of Jamaicas cultural icons, has appeared in countless documentaries, movies and travelogues about the island nation. The strip of sand, a half-hour drive from the capital and backed by seafood restaurants, is a weekend favorite for Kingstonians, a place to kick back and lyme the local term for chill.
Source: Climate Home - As Trump reverses the US climate stance, Germany touts its Energiewende as a matter of national pride regardless of who wins the upcoming election
Source: Climate Home - Study released on Thursday shows a 2016 drought was made worse by climate change but with March rains predicted to fail, the Met Office has warned of worse to come
Source: Pacific Standard - COP16 [in Cancun] changed my life. Of course I was aware of climate change problems before then, but my depth of knowledge increased so much that I realized we could not ignore the problems. It needed to be a priority.
Source: Business Mirror - In our new paper for the National Bureau for Economic Research, we argue that the presence of climate skeptics reduces the aggregate demand for products that help with climate adaptationwhich means that innovative companies are less likely to devote their efforts to solving these challenges.
Source: Le Monde - De nombreux monuments ont été temporairement éteints, samedi, dans le monde entier. Une initiative lancée voilà dix ans pour faire évoluer les mentalités sur lenjeu énergétique.
Source: NZ Government - Minister for Climate Change Issues Paula Bennett has announced details of a climate change action plan to be put in place with China.
Source: National Geographic - Voices - President Donald Trump is not considering a national carbon tax proposal that a group of Republicans discussed in February. A White House official told GreenWire in an e-mail that although the group of Republican leaders visited the White House to discuss their proposal that the Trump Administration is not considering a carbon tax.
Source: CIWM - Journal - Gatwick Airport and DHL Supply Chain have officially opened a new waste management plant onset at the airport, mining it the first airport in the world to turn airport waste, such as food and packaging, into energy on-site.
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If adequate jobs do not come to the valley, young Kashmiris must travel elsewhere in search of occupation