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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Commonwealth Bank walks away from Adani mine after Federal Court rulingAdani Carmichael mine: Commonwealth Bank walks away from financial adviser role
Commonwealth Bank walks away from Adani mine after Federal Court ruling
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 minutes ago
Adani Carmichael mine: Commonwealth Bank walks away from financial adviser role for $16 billion coal mine project in central Queensland Photo: Advice about the vulnerable yakka skink was not properly considered, the Federal Court found. (Supplied:... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Uncertainty over massive Queensland mine after election shock and concerns over Indian companyAustralia's big four banks face a campaign by environment groups not to back pr
Uncertainty over massive Queensland mine after election shock and concerns over Indian company
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
Australia's big four banks face a campaign by environment groups not to back projects by Indian companies Adani​ and GVK and Clive Palmer's Waratah Coal. Photo: Peter Braig It was the Newman government's great hope for Queensland's economy: a... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russia Renews Bid for Arctic Landmass at UNRussia said on Tuesday it has resubmitted a claim to the United Nations for som
Russia Renews Bid for Arctic Landmass at UN
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Russia said on Tuesday it has resubmitted a claim to the United Nations for some 1.2 million square kilometers of the Arctic shelf, a drive to secure more of the mineral-rich region where other countries have rival territorial interests. The Russian... Read more
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FOX News
Russia submits claim to vast amount of Arctic territories at the UNRussia's Foreign Ministry confirmed Tuesday that it had submitted a bid for vas
Russia submits claim to vast amount of Arctic territories at the UN
FOX News / Posted 4 hours ago
Russia's Foreign Ministry confirmed Tuesday that it had submitted a bid for vast Arctic territories that could contain large quantities of oil and gas to the United Nations. The ministry said in a statement that Moscow was claiming over 463,000... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Russia claims vast Arctic territory, seeks UN recognitionThe Russian government on Tuesday announced that it had delivered “ample scient
Russia claims vast Arctic territory, seeks UN recognition
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 hours ago
The Russian government on Tuesday announced that it had delivered “ample scientific data” to the United Nations to back its claim to more than 460,000 square miles of Arctic territory and the wealth of energy, gems and precious metals believed to lie... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
TPP: Protect our Rights, Protect our Taonga, Health & FutureWednesday, 5 August 2015, 5:21 pmPress Release: Ngati Kahungunu Iwi IncMedia Re
TPP: Protect our Rights, Protect our Taonga, Health & Future
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 hours ago
Wednesday, 5 August 2015, 5:21 pmPress Release: Ngati Kahungunu Iwi IncMedia Release – 5 August 2015 Protect our Rights, Protect our Taonga, Protect our Health, Protect our FutureThe... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rapper goes viral by slamming Unilever in song The music video calls on Unilever to clean up alleged toxic waste from a fore
Rapper goes viral by slamming Unilever in song
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 hours ago
The music video calls on Unilever to clean up alleged toxic waste from a forested southern hill station. A screengrab picture of Sofia Ashraf in her video about Unilever's environmental damage in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Australian court revokes environmental approval for Adani's Carmichael coal mineAustralia's Federal court on Wednesday overturned government environmental appr
Australian court revokes environmental approval for Adani's Carmichael coal mine
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
Australia's Federal court on Wednesday overturned government environmental approval for the Carmichael coal mine under construction in the Australian outback by Indian conglomerate Adani Mining . Environmentalists hailed the ruling against the $16... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Russia bids for vast ARctic territories at UNMOSCOW (AP) — Russia has submitted a revised bid for vast territories in the Ar
Russia bids for vast ARctic territories at UN
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has submitted a revised bid for vast territories in the Arctic to the United Nations, the Foreign Ministry said Tuesday. The ministry said in a statement that Russia is claiming more than 463,000 square miles of Artic sea shelf... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Russia resubmits claim for energy-rich Arctic shelfMOSCOW - Russia said on Tuesday it has resubmitted a claim to the United Nation
Russia resubmits claim for energy-rich Arctic shelf
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 9 hours ago
MOSCOW - Russia said on Tuesday it has resubmitted a claim to the United Nations for some 1.2 million square km of the Arctic shelf, a drive to secure more of the mineral-rich region where other countries have rival territorial interests. The... Read more
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Canberra Times
Uncertainty over massive Queensland mine after election shock and concerns over Indian companyAustralia's big four banks face a campaign by environment groups not to back pr
Uncertainty over massive Queensland mine after election shock and concerns over Indian company
Canberra Times / Posted 10 hours ago
Australia's big four banks face a campaign by environment groups not to back projects by Indian companies Adani​ and GVK and Clive Palmer's Waratah Coal. Photo: Peter Braig It was the Newman government's great hope for Queensland's economy: a... Read more
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Canberra Times
The North Pole? That's ours, says RussiaOil price sink hits Russian rouble Moscow: Russia formally staked a claim on T
The North Pole? That's ours, says Russia
Canberra Times / Posted 10 hours ago
Oil price sink hits Russian rouble Moscow: Russia formally staked a claim on Tuesday to a vast area of the Arctic Ocean, including the North Pole. If the UN committee that arbitrates sea boundaries accepts Russia's claim, the waters will be subject... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Legal challenge to TPPA secrecy lodged todayWednesday, 5 August 2015, 12:38 pmPress Release: Joint Press Release 5 August 2
Legal challenge to TPPA secrecy lodged today
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 hours ago
Wednesday, 5 August 2015, 12:38 pmPress Release: Joint Press Release 5 August 2015Papers were filed in the High Court in Wellington today seeking an urgent... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Legal challenge to TPPA secrecy lodged today Papers were filed in the High Court in Wellington today seeking an urgent jud
Legal challenge to TPPA secrecy lodged today
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 hours ago
Papers were filed in the High Court in Wellington today seeking an urgent judicial review of Trade Minister Tim Groser’s blanket refusal to release any documents sought in a comprehensive Official... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The North Pole? That's ours, says RussiaOil price sink hits Russian rouble Moscow: Russia formally staked a claim on T
The North Pole? That's ours, says Russia
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 hours ago
Oil price sink hits Russian rouble Moscow: Russia formally staked a claim on Tuesday to a vast area of the Arctic Ocean, including the North Pole. If the UN committee that arbitrates sea boundaries accepts Russia's claim, the waters will be subject... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The North Pole? That's ours, says RussiaOil price sink hits Russian rouble Moscow: Russia formally staked a claim on T
The North Pole? That's ours, says Russia
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Oil price sink hits Russian rouble Moscow: Russia formally staked a claim on Tuesday to a vast area of the Arctic Ocean, including the North Pole. If the UN committee that arbitrates sea boundaries accepts Russia's claim, the waters will be subject... Read more
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WA Today
The North Pole? That's ours, says RussiaOil price sink hits Russian rouble Moscow: Russia formally staked a claim on T
The North Pole? That's ours, says Russia
WA Today / Posted 11 hours ago
Oil price sink hits Russian rouble Moscow: Russia formally staked a claim on Tuesday to a vast area of the Arctic Ocean, including the North Pole. If the UN committee that arbitrates sea boundaries accepts Russia's claim, the waters will be subject... Read more
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The Age
The North Pole? That's ours, says RussiaOil price sink hits Russian rouble Moscow: Russia formally staked a claim on T
The North Pole? That's ours, says Russia
The Age / Posted 11 hours ago
Oil price sink hits Russian rouble Moscow: Russia formally staked a claim on Tuesday to a vast area of the Arctic Ocean, including the North Pole. If the UN committee that arbitrates sea boundaries accepts Russia's claim, the waters will be subject... Read more
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The Columbian
Russia claims Arctic territoryThe Russian government on Tuesday announced that it had delivered "ample scient
Russia claims Arctic territory
The Columbian / Posted 11 hours ago
The Russian government on Tuesday announced that it had delivered "ample scientific data" to the United Nations to back its claim to more than 460,000 square miles of Arctic territory and the wealth of energy, gems and precious metals believed to lie... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Charlie Hales credits Pope Francis, Obama for putting climate change 'on everyone's mind'Charlie Hales, back in Portland after another whirlwind trip east, said two pow
Charlie Hales credits Pope Francis, Obama for putting climate change 'on everyone's mind'
OregonLive.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Charlie Hales, back in Portland after another whirlwind trip east, said two powerful men deserve credit for making climate change a global conversation piece. Thanks to Pope Francis and President Barack Obama, "climate change is on everyone's mind,"... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Russia lays claim to North Pole, Greenpeace reactsWednesday, 5 August 2015, 8:05 amPress Release: GreenpeaceMoscow, 4 August, 201
Russia lays claim to North Pole, Greenpeace reacts
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 hours ago
Wednesday, 5 August 2015, 8:05 amPress Release: GreenpeaceMoscow, 4 August, 2014 — Reacting to news that Russia has submitted a claim to the seabed... Read more
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Independent
Russia makes fresh bid for Arctic region which could hold quarter of the Earth’s undiscovered fossil fuelsThe Kremlin’s foreign ministry said that the government is attempting to claim
Russia makes fresh bid for Arctic region which could hold quarter of the Earth’s undiscovered fossil fuels
Independent / Posted 16 hours ago
The Kremlin’s foreign ministry said that the government is attempting to claim 1.2million square km (over 463,000 miles) of Arctic sea shelf which stretches over 350 nautical miles (650km) from the shore. But to secure the huge area, Russia – whose... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russia Bids for Vast Arctic Territories at UNRussia has submitted its bid for vast territories in the Arctic to the United N
Russia Bids for Vast Arctic Territories at UN
The Moscow Times / Posted 16 hours ago
Russia has submitted its bid for vast territories in the Arctic to the United Nations, the Foreign Ministry said Tuesday. The ministry said in a statement that Russia is claiming 1.2 million square kilometers (over 463,000 square miles) of Arctic... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Russia resubmits claim for energy-rich Arctic shelfRussia resubmits claim for 1.2 million square kilometres of energy-rich Arctic
Russia resubmits claim for energy-rich Arctic shelf
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 hours ago
Russia resubmits claim for 1.2 million square kilometres of energy-rich Arctic shelf Russia says it has resubmitted a claim to the United Nations for some 1.2 million square kilometres of the Arctic shelf, a drive to secure more of the mineral-rich... Read more
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PhysOrg
Russia files UN claim over vast swathe of ArcticA Norwegian research vessel in the Arctic Ocean, near the North Pole on April 2
Russia files UN claim over vast swathe of Arctic
PhysOrg / Posted 17 hours ago
A Norwegian research vessel in the Arctic Ocean, near the North Pole on April 21, 2015 Russia pressed a claim at the United Nations Tuesday for an additional 1.2 million square kilometres (463,000 square miles) of Arctic shelf, stepping up a race for... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Russia submits claim for vast Arctic seabed territories at United NationsFILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011 file photo, the Prirazlomnaya platform i
Russia submits claim for vast Arctic seabed territories at United Nations
Brandon Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011 file photo, the Prirazlomnaya platform is towed from Murmansk to an oilfield in the Pechora Sea, northern Russia. Russia says it has submitted its bid for vast territories in the Arctic to the United Nations.... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
One fifth of Brits back fracking, Government survey reveals Just 21% of 2,118 UK households supported fracking Public support for fracki
One fifth of Brits back fracking, Government survey reveals
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 19 hours ago
Just 21% of 2,118 UK households supported fracking Public support for fracking has dropped to an all-time low, as new Government figures show a clear link between education about fracking... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Russia resubmits claim for energy-rich Arctic shelfMOSCOW: Russia said on Tuesday it has resubmitted a claim to the United Nations
Russia resubmits claim for energy-rich Arctic shelf
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 hours ago
MOSCOW: Russia said on Tuesday it has resubmitted a claim to the United Nations for some 1.2 million square km of the Arctic shelf, a drive to secure more of the mineral-rich region where other countries have rival territorial interests. The Russian... Read more
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The Star
Russia resubmits claim for energy-rich Arctic shelfMOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia said on Tuesday it has resubmitted a claim to the Uni
Russia resubmits claim for energy-rich Arctic shelf
The Star / Posted 19 hours ago
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia said on Tuesday it has resubmitted a claim to the United Nations for some 1.2 million square km of the Arctic shelf, a drive to secure more of the mineral-rich region where other countries have rival territorial... Read more
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Calcutta News
Madras HC raps district registrar in Greenpeace India case The Madras High Court today served an order forcing the Tamil Nadu State Dist
Madras HC raps district registrar in Greenpeace India case
Calcutta News / Posted 20 hours ago
The Madras High Court today served an order forcing the Tamil Nadu State District Registrar of Society to acknowledge Greenpeace's response to its show cause notice as well as allow access... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Give the Shell Oil activists a little creditShell Oil protest: I would like to make a couple of points about the Greenpeace
Give the Shell Oil activists a little credit
OregonLive.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Shell Oil protest: I would like to make a couple of points about the Greenpeace effort to stop or slow Shell's icebreaker from leaving port. First of all, don't blame them for the bridge closure. The law enforcement effort to remove the demonstrators... Read more
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Business Standard India
Madras HC raps TN district registrar in Greenpeace India caseThe Madras High Court today served an order forcing the Tamil Nadu State Distri
Madras HC raps TN district registrar in Greenpeace India case
Business Standard India / Posted 21 hours ago
The Madras High Court today served an order forcing the Tamil Nadu State District Registrar of Society to acknowledge Greenpeace's response to its show cause notice as well as allow access to public records and respond to the NGO's questions. After... Read more
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New Kerala
Madras HC raps District Registrar in Greenpeace India case The Madras High Court on Tuesday served an order forcing the Tamil Nadu State
Madras HC raps District Registrar in Greenpeace India case
New Kerala / Posted 21 hours ago
The Madras High Court on Tuesday served an order forcing the Tamil Nadu State District Registrar of Society to acknowledge Greenpeace's response to its show cause notice as well as allow... Read more
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New Kerala
Madras HC raps district registrar in Greenpeace India case The Madras High Court today served an order forcing the Tamil Nadu State Dist
Madras HC raps district registrar in Greenpeace India case
New Kerala / Posted 22 hours ago
The Madras High Court today served an order forcing the Tamil Nadu State District Registrar of Society to acknowledge Greenpeace's response to its show cause notice as well as allow access... Read more
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The Star
Indian rapper goes viral with toxic waste gibes at Unilever(http://bit.ly/1eMTHej) The company said it shut down the factory in 2001 when
Indian rapper goes viral with toxic waste gibes at Unilever
The Star / Posted yesterday
(http://bit.ly/1eMTHej) The company said it shut down the factory in 2001 when environmental activists including Greenpeace "brought to Hindustan Unilever's attention the fact that glass scrap containing mercury had been sold to a scrap dealer about... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
The Pacific isn't terrific - it's junkDiscarded bottles and other plastic trash accumulate at sea in huge swirls that
The Pacific isn't terrific - it's junk
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
Discarded bottles and other plastic trash accumulate at sea in huge swirls that ensnare fish, marine mammals and birds, according to environmental agency Greenpeace. Politicians are waking up to the problem. Nations with the most advanced economies... Read more
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Independent
Government under pressure to abandon plans to construct UK’s first nuclear reactor for more than 20 yearsAnalysts at HSBC bank said in a report published over the weekend that the crea
Government under pressure to abandon plans to construct UK’s first nuclear reactor for more than 20 years
Independent / Posted yesterday
Analysts at HSBC bank said in a report published over the weekend that the creation of the Hinkley Point C plant in Somerset was “becoming harder to justify”, concluding that the energy produced by the reactor is likely to be too expensive and that... Read more
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Daily News
Worth watchingBased on Tom Rose's book 'Freeing the Whales', which chronicled 1988's Operatio
Worth watching
Daily News / Posted yesterday
Based on Tom Rose's book 'Freeing the Whales', which chronicled 1988's Operation Breakthrough, 'Big Miracle' is a heartwarming documentary-type-of movie which emerges out of a human-interest story. Directed by Ken Kwapis the story rotates around a... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
What is TTIP and why should we be angry about it?“Sometimes,” says a character in David Foster Wallace’s novel The Pale King, “w
What is TTIP and why should we be angry about it?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
“Sometimes,” says a character in David Foster Wallace’s novel The Pale King, “what’s important is dull. Sometimes it’s work. Sometimes the important things aren’t works of art for your entertainment.” It is worth bearing that in mind as we consider... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Obama's clean power action contrasts with 'small-minded' UK approach Green groups have contrasted the UK's approach with Obama's ambitious announc
Obama's clean power action contrasts with 'small-minded' UK approach
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted yesterday
Green groups have contrasted the UK's approach with Obama's ambitious announcement Green groups have compared US President Barack Obama's Clean Power Plan with the lack of UK... Read more
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iol.co.za
Can we save forests and produce palm oil?REUTERSA worker unloads palm fruits at a local palm oil factory in the Serdang
Can we save forests and produce palm oil?
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
REUTERSA worker unloads palm fruits at a local palm oil factory in the Serdang Bedagai district of Indonesia's North Sumatra province. Barcelona - Despite promises by many big companies that produce, trade and use palm oil to clean up their supply... Read more
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Quartz
Golden Rice—a star among GMO foods—has a major study retractedJournal retracts study on benefits of GMO rice - Quartz The golden child of
Golden Rice—a star among GMO foods—has a major study retracted
Quartz / Posted yesterday
Journal retracts study on benefits of GMO rice - Quartz The golden child of the pro-GMO advocates just got a little tarnished. (Reuters/Erik de Castro) Golden Rice, often touted as a... Read more
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Newser
These Women Aren't Necessarily Angry. They've Just Got RBF.– The latest meme to grace the Internet isn't exactly putting a happy face on i
These Women Aren't Necessarily Angry. They've Just Got RBF.
Newser / Posted yesterday
– The latest meme to grace the Internet isn't exactly putting a happy face on it: It's RBF, or Resting Bitch Face, or its precursor, Bitchy Resting Face, first made famous in a Public Service Announcement parody that's been viewed more than 6 million... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Greenpeace holds 'Titanic' protest against Shell Arctic oil drilling The Greenpeace orchestral protest compares Shell's arctic drilling the Titani
Greenpeace holds 'Titanic' protest against Shell Arctic oil drilling
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted yesterday
The Greenpeace orchestral protest compares Shell's arctic drilling the Titanic disaster Greenpeace has today (3 August) held the opening recital of a month-long run of musical... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Available for Interview-On 70th Anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombings, Nuclear Weapons Expert in Hiroshima & NagasakiWASHINGTON - On the 70th Anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombings (August 6th an
Available for Interview-On 70th Anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombings, Nuclear Weapons Expert in Hiroshima & Nagasaki
CommonDreams.org / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON - On the 70th Anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombings (August 6th and 9th), Paul Kawika Martin, the policy and political director of the Unites State’s largest peace organization, Peace Action, is available for phone, in-person or Skype... Read more
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New Haven Independent
City's Green Spaces GrowTwo buses pulled away from the steps of City Hall, carrying over 100 volunteers
City's Green Spaces Grow
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
Two buses pulled away from the steps of City Hall, carrying over 100 volunteers, gardeners, and scientists. Their destination? Green spaces. The group visited a number of newly verdant sites in Fair Haven and Wooster Square, ending at an urban... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Experts & Policymakers Re-Imagine African Agriculture in Face of Climate ChangeNairobi — Over 1,200 experts, policy makers and participants today adopted the
Experts & Policymakers Re-Imagine African Agriculture in Face of Climate Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Nairobi — Over 1,200 experts, policy makers and participants today adopted the Nairobi Action Agenda on Ecosystem based Adaptation for food security and formed the Ecosystem Based Adaptation for Food Security Assembly (EBAFOSA), which re-imagines a... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Adani denies Carmichael mine job cut rumoursINDIAN mining giant Adani has denied it has started dismissing employees on its
Adani denies Carmichael mine job cut rumours
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
INDIAN mining giant Adani has denied it has started dismissing employees on its multi-billion dollar Carmichael mine project in the Galilee Basin. Following a report staff were told in late July they were to be sacked, a company spokesman said... Read more
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Queensland Times
Adani denies Carmichael mine job cut rumoursINDIAN mining giant Adani has denied it has started dismissing employees on its
Adani denies Carmichael mine job cut rumours
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
INDIAN mining giant Adani has denied it has started dismissing employees on its multi-billion dollar Carmichael mine project in the Galilee Basin. Following a report staff were told in late July they were to be sacked, a company spokesman said... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Adani denies Carmichael mine job cut rumoursINDIAN mining giant Adani has denied it has started dismissing employees on its
Adani denies Carmichael mine job cut rumours
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
INDIAN mining giant Adani has denied it has started dismissing employees on its multi-billion dollar Carmichael mine project in the Galilee Basin. Following a report staff were told in late July they were to be sacked, a company spokesman said... Read more
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