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Vietnam urged Laos to halt construction of a $3.5 billion hydropower dam pending further study, environmental activists said on Friday after a meeting of the Mekong River Commission.The
Besides the millions of pilgrims, ash-smeared ascetics, doe-eyed starlets and wide-eyed tourists that usually flock to the Mahakumbh Mela in Allahabad, there is a new class of visitors the religious gathering has attracted this year: academics and students from Harvard University.
The Gini coefficient, an index that monitors the gap between the rich and poor has reached what experts consider an alarming level in China.
Visitors to the zoo had been observed "shouting, spitting and throwing things" at the crocodiles "to make sure they are alive."
Nokia is releasing design files that will let owners use 3D printers to make their own cases for its Lumia phones
Officials in Nepal have said they will now have to put a cap on the growth of wildlife including endangered species like tigers and rhinos.
Jörn Loviscach has become a Sal Khan of Germany. But unlike the popular founder of the Khan Academy who binge learns a wide range of topics and spits out short videos for students to watch ...
Will the West Bank issue never be settled? Ordinary Israelis despair as the political hardliners tighten their grip on the reins in the lead-up to Israel’s January 22 elections.
All the news related to carbon fraud in Europe has received plenty of attention. Meanwhile, California hopes to circumvent these problems in its new cap-and-trade system.