State environment minister Gopal Rai on Thursday said the government will launch a widespread campaign to curb air pollution, which peaks in the national capital during the winter, with an action plan he said that would include preparing bio-chemicals, and spraying them across 800 hectares of farmland in the rural belt of Delhi where farmers burn crop stubble.
America’s culture wars are already dominating the US election campaign.
Riding on a low base and an uptick in consumer sentiments, automobile companies, including makers of passenger cars, two-wheelers and commercial vehicles, reported a growth in sales in the domestic market in September on a year-on-year basis.
The profile of those assisted by this year’s United Nations Nansen Award winner, Mayerlín Vergara Pérez, who works for the local non-profit Fundación Renacer in La Guajira – in Colombia’s north, straddling the Venezuelan border – has changed in recent years amid the recent influx of refugees and migrants.
Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh have two of the most developed health systems in India, but Covid-19 patients in these states are being detected far too late compared to international standards.
A Mangaluru City Corporation proposal for bio-mining of solid waste at its landfill site at Pachchanady to reclaim land for further use is awaiting the approval of the State government.
The sheer scale of the state-run NHS, which employs 1.5 million people and accounts for about 7% of Britain’s economy, means the move could put significant pressure on its thousands of suppliers to decarbonise their operations.
The “rule of six” could be working, scientists believe.
Esper’s visit, the first by an American Defense Secretary since 2006, is part of a larger push to boost ties with the North African nation, coming just days after the top general overseeing US military operations traveled to the country to meet with Algerian leadership.
Britain’s primary environmental agency announced that beginning Thursday a ban on all “single-use” beverage straws is in effect, making it illegal for businesses to sell or supply them to individual customers.