Tuesday, August 3, 2021

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Report: India Prime Minister Proposes Helping the Coal Industry Survive Amid Climate Crisis

Report: India Prime Minister Proposes Helping the Coal Industry Survive Amid Climate Crisis

Photo: GettyCoal may continue to reign in India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has proposed to skip a carbon tax on this dangerous fossil fuel, according to documents Reuters reviewed. Given how urgent the climate crisis is becoming, the world simply cannot afford any more handouts to the coal industry.That’s especially true for India. The country…
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Build your perfect TV and broadband bundle with Sky

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Nothing Says ‘Hip’ Like Ancient Wheat (2016)

Nothing Says ‘Hip’ Like Ancient Wheat (2016)

An illustration shows spikes of different types of wheat: (1) Polish wheat (2) Club wheat (3) Common bread wheat (4) Poulard wheat (5) Durum wheat (6) Spelt (7) Emmer (8) Einkorn. The Library of Congress/Flickr The Commons hide caption toggle caption The Library of Congress/Flickr The Commons An illustration shows spikes of different types of…
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Galaxy S10 Lite and Note 10 Lite Will Be Announced at CES: Report

Galaxy S10 Lite and Note 10 Lite Will Be Announced at CES: Report

There aren’t a lot of pictures of the S10 Lite, but based on leaked specs, it will probably look like a mashup between the S10+ and s10e.Photo: Sam Rutherford (Gizmodo)CES typically isn’t a major show for smartphones, but this year could be different now that a Korean newspaper is reporting that Samsung will announce two…
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Seven dead as migrants’ boat sinks in Turkey’s Lake Van

Seven dead as migrants’ boat sinks in Turkey’s Lake Van

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Seven people died and 64 were rescued when a boat carrying migrants from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan sank on Thursday in eastern Turkey's Lake Van, the governor's office in Bitlis province said.The boat sank after capsizing as it approached Adilcevaz district in Bitlis, which is on the northern shores of Lake Van,…
The Samsung 4K Ultra HD TV looks stunning from any angle

The Samsung 4K Ultra HD TV looks stunning from any angle

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11 astounding facts about Liechtenstein, the tiny European country that’s 8 times smaller than Los Angeles and has the 2nd-highest per capita GDP in the world

11 astounding facts about Liechtenstein, the tiny European country that’s 8 times smaller than...

Liechtenstein is a tiny European nation nestled between Switzerland and Austria. Home to about 38,000 people, it's the fourth-smallest and the second-least-visited country in Europe. With an area of only 62 square miles, it's nearly eight times smaller than the city of Los Angeles.It has virtually zero national debt, and the per capita GDP is the second-highest…