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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 26 April 2016the on-going effects of the global economic recession including the steel crisi
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 26 April 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
the on-going effects of the global economic recession including the steel crisis and commodity slump as well as the severe drought and other significant domestic constraints. Achievements from the previous year include the saving of approximately... Read more
7d
Business Standard India
LS passes Bills despite disruptionsmore protests. The only exception the Congress is willing to make to its bellig
LS passes Bills despite disruptions
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
more protests. The only exception the Congress is willing to make to its belligerence is by taking part in a debate on the drought situation in the country, to be held in the upper House on Wednesday. Rajya Sabha, Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cotton Prices Declinecrop in favour of alternative crops due to poor international prices. Trends f
Cotton Prices Decline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
crop in favour of alternative crops due to poor international prices. Trends from August 2013 by the International Cotton Advisory Committee show that prices have been on a downward spiral from as high as 90 cents per pound to the current prices... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Rob Davies - Trade and Industry Dept Budget Vote NCOP 2016-17aware of the impact of the global commodity price weakness, the domestic challe
Minister Rob Davies - Trade and Industry Dept Budget Vote NCOP 2016-17
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
aware of the impact of the global commodity price weakness, the domestic challenges related to electricity and the ongoing drought. We are also aware that South Africa is not alone in facing these challenges. China, the world's largest economy... Read more
12d
Lake Tahoe News
Snippets about Lake Tahoe· On May 2 from 1-2:30pm, El Dorado County’s ad hoc Medical Marijuana Advisory
Snippets about Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 12 days ago
· On May 2 from 1-2:30pm, El Dorado County’s ad hoc Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee will meet for the first time. The meeting will be at 330 Fair Lane, Building A, Placerville. · El Dorado Irrigation District’s board is keeping drought... Read more
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asianage
Home to many leaders, Latur still goes thirstyAt least four general secretaries of the Maharashtra Congress are from the drou
Home to many leaders, Latur still goes thirsty
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
At least four general secretaries of the Maharashtra Congress are from the drought-hit Latur district, which has been facing an unprecedented scarcity of drinking water. The district, which got two chief ministers — the late Vilasao Deshmukh and... Read more
20d
Williams Lake Tribune
Cattle Country: Early spring and what to do on the farmthe climate adaptation research that the government and local agricultural indu
Cattle Country: Early spring and what to do on the farm
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
the climate adaptation research that the government and local agricultural industry has underway. In the past, we handled drought by overgrazing or by destocking. One now retired rancher told me a few years ago that his stocking of pastures and... Read more
20d
The Financial Express
Drought: Supreme Court raps Centre for delay in releasing MGNREGA fundsThe apex court directed the Centre to submit a detailed chart of 10 drought-hit
Drought: Supreme Court raps Centre for delay in releasing MGNREGA funds
The Financial Express / Posted 20 days ago
The apex court directed the Centre to submit a detailed chart of 10 drought-hit states and specify the number of people and districts including villages affected by it. Supreme Court today castigated the government for delay in releasing funds for... Read more
20d
dna
Drought: Supreme Court raps Centre for delay in releasing MGNREGA fundsSupreme Court on Monday castigated the government for the delay in releasing fu
Drought: Supreme Court raps Centre for delay in releasing MGNREGA funds
dna / Posted 20 days ago
Supreme Court on Monday castigated the government for the delay in releasing funds for MGNREGA to drought-hit states saying this was "totally unacceptable", as it also questioned its role in declaring drought in states. "The money should be released... Read more
20d
The Chicago Maroon
UChicago Joins City-Wide Push for Water Researchleader in water technology, said Sharon Feng, Senior Associate Dean of the IME.
UChicago Joins City-Wide Push for Water Research
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 20 days ago
leader in water technology, said Sharon Feng, Senior Associate Dean of the IME. In an interview, Feng, who serves on the advisory committee for the formation of Current, stressed the importance of amassing a concentration of water technology and... Read more
21d
Hindustantimes.com
Chhattisgarh’s gold diggers: Adivasi rights versus industry interestsfrom doing so by adivasi landlord Narayan Singh in the 1800s. Singh was impriso
Chhattisgarh’s gold diggers: Adivasi rights versus industry interests
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 21 days ago
from doing so by adivasi landlord Narayan Singh in the 1800s. Singh was imprisoned by the British, after he advised drought-struck villagers to loot grain stocks from the rich. In 1857, Singh escaped prison and organised an army of adivasis... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
No Congressional approval needed for new dam removal planHydroelectric Settlement Agreement as renewing the focus “on opportunities for
No Congressional approval needed for new dam removal plan
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 26 days ago
Hydroelectric Settlement Agreement as renewing the focus “on opportunities for broad environmental and economic recovery in drought-ravaged Klamath Basin.”From an opposite shore, north state Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) points out in a press release... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Dry, Dying Trees Continue To Be A Concern In Santa Barbara Countytrees are on the chopping block in Carpinteria. Griggs is trying to spread the
Dry, Dying Trees Continue To Be A Concern In Santa Barbara County
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 27 days ago
trees are on the chopping block in Carpinteria. Griggs is trying to spread the word about a public meeting before a tree advisory committee at Carpinteria City Hall at 5:30 p.m. Thursday. The trees in question are five eucalyptus trees that used... Read more
28d
AllAfrica.com
Welshman Ncube - Bring Back Our U.S.$15 BillionMpofu with the support of President Mugabe was so blatant that it was impossibl
Welshman Ncube - Bring Back Our U.S.$15 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Mpofu with the support of President Mugabe was so blatant that it was impossible to even get him to attend Parliamentary Committee meetings to discuss the subject. Hon. Mpofu was even dragged through litigation by Canadile Miners Deputy Chairman... Read more
28d
New Zimbabwe
Welshman Ncube: Bring back our $15blnMpofu with the support of President Mugabe was so blatant that it was impossibl
Welshman Ncube: Bring back our $15bln
New Zimbabwe / Posted 28 days ago
Mpofu with the support of President Mugabe was so blatant that it was impossible to even get him to attend Parliamentary Committee meetings to discuss the subject. Hon. Mpofu was even dragged through litigation by Canadile Miners Deputy Chairman... Read more
30d
Denver Post
Science sacked in Boulder GMO planFarmers must overcome damaging storms, drought and other unwanted gifts from na
Science sacked in Boulder GMO plan
Denver Post / Posted 30 days ago
Farmers must overcome damaging storms, drought and other unwanted gifts from nature. The last thing they need is capricious government, too. But that's what they've got in Boulder County, where two of three commissioners are determined to stop them... Read more

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