Urbanization

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Name: Urbanization
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Plantation drive

Sir,This has reference to the news item ‘Div Com for massive plantation around Jammu City’ DE Aug 29.The Divisional Commissioner Jammu has very well suggested that massive afforestation is imperative to solve the pollution problems and depleting ground ... [Published Daily Excelsior.com - 6 hours ago]
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Turning to Electric Cars to Ease Pollution Woes

Breakneck economic growth and widescale urbanisation of recentyears has transformed China into the world's biggest emitter ofgreenhouse gases, and choking pollution has seen a major push bycity authorities to cut emissions from car exhausts and reduc ... [Published HighBeam Research - 7 hours ago]
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US: American organisation to hold conference on African infrastructure

The US-based Corporate Council on Africa will host the US-Africa Infrastructure Conference on 7-9 October in Washington DC, according to a statement made available to PANA in New York on Monday.The statement said that the conference, with the theme: "Building ... [Published African Manager - 8 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Update: 200 evacuated from fire near San Roque

Authorities have been fighting a major fire since the early hours of Thursday morning. Emergency services received over 100 calls from the Sierra del Arca area in the municipality of San Roque, Cádiz.Two hundred people were evacuated from a campsite in ... [Published Gnom.es - 9 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Full wallet no temptation for unemployed mother

A YOUNG, unemployed mother has been commended in Alhaurín de la Torre, Malaga, for returning a wallet she found with €800 inside.Teresa Gómez, aged 33, found the money on Wednesday in a telephone box in the Fuensanguínea urbanisation in Alhaurín de la ... [Published Gnom.es - 9 hours ago]
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Rene Carayol: It’s time for the data gatherers of London to pool their resources

2 September 2014•ByNot everything that is new is great, and not everything that is old is broken and bad. We must remember this when it comes to sustainable and smart cities around our planet.The whole urbanisation movement was born at the turn of the ... [Published Business Reporter - 10 hours ago]
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As global dependency ratios rise, we must save more, says Argon

Debt levels are rising all over the world, and there may not be enough of us around to pay the bills. We need to start spending less and saving moreAs I will demonstrate in this article, high levels of debt and an ageing world mean lower growth, lower ... [Published World Finance - 10 hours ago]
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Mayors from 60 countries expected for Hyderabad conference

Mayors and experts in urban management from 60 countries will attend the Metropolis conference scheduled here next month.Around 2,000 delegates including commissioners, town planning Officers and experts in municipal administration will attend the four-day ... [Published Siasat Daily - 10 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Morningstar Publishes Research Report about Consumers in Emerging Markets; Identifies Consumer Staples Companies Poised to Benefit

CHICAGO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today published its latest Consumer Observer research report, this time exploring the growth potential of consumer staples ... [Published Scottrade - 11 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

More on the cover story: A short history of walkable urbanism and transit-oriented development

Travel around the Denver metro area on any given day, and it would be difficult to believe that the city was ever originally built with the pedestrian in mind.But in the late 1800s, after the Denver Pacific Railway connected with the transcontinental ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - 16 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

‘Leading Urban Transformations’ selected as theme for World Cities Day

The first annual World Cities Day will boast the theme “Leading Urban Transformations,” officials said today during a ceremony at Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center.A local administrative office for World Cities Day was also set up to organize ... [Published Shanghai Daily - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

The spillover effects of China’s urbanisation

By Siah Hwee Ang*China’s ongoing urbanisation movement may seem like an intra-country reform that helps address some of China’s policy makers’ concerns about the country’s development.But by virtue of it being the second largest economy in the world and ... [Published Interest.co.nz - Sep 01 2014]

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Dr Mabel Vasnaik, head of critical care, Manipal Hospital, said, "Now ASVs are obtained from Bharath Serums and Vaccines, Maharashtra. It can be used in all cases of snake bite. It has to be administered only by a medical professional since only they can deal with overdose or adverse reaction. The cost of one vial is about Rs 500. A snake bite victim needs at least 10 vials and it can go upup to 25 depending on the strength of the poison."
"Our request to the city is, really, support the residents and the businesses that are here because you made a commitment 10 years ago to go the long term. And we're only halfway there" he said
...Which I intend to say when I mentioned about the physical side is "the residence style (village and city) of the population that constitutes the appearance of the Assyrian nation as a society was destroyed. Their houses, prayers, workplaces; briefly there is no village, small town and residential area that was not destroyed, stayed not destroyed. The society was exposed to be an "immigration society" during and after the genocide or in a better expression, they were forced to be!"
"We also have a lot of dragons because we call Bhutan the 'Land of the Thunder Dragon.' Dragons are a strong friend and symbol of stability" he said

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A baby-themed ad in Taizhou.Reuters China needs a baby boom—and badly, researchers say. “Get married soon and have lots of children.” That’s the advice that 49-year-old Huang Wenzheng gave to college students at a recent forum in Beijing about China’s ...
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