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So, Who Heeds the Flood Warnings?

This Day 27 Sep 2023
On that occasion in Abuja, the director-general of NIHSA,  Engr ... how are governments at all levels and indeed the public at large bracing up for more floods in the immediate future? The poor response to the flood alerts at official and unofficial levels could be located within  a general trend.

CDS: Nigeria’s Political System, Economic Strength Anchors of Its National Security

This Day 27 Sep 2023
Seeing something and not talking means not working toward building that conducive security environment that we desire,” General Musa said. The occasion was attended by the representatives of the Chief of Army Staff, Chief of Air Staff, Chief of Naval Staff and the Inspector General of Police.

Senate pitches stopgap with disaster aid funds

The Hill 27 Sep 2023
Sign up for the Energy and Environment newsletter ... Welcome to The Hill's Energy & Environment newsletter ... Energy & Environment. Energy & Environment ... The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee will hold an oversight hearing to examine the General Services Administration, focusing on examining the Federal real estate portfolio.

US sues eBay for selling products that harm environment

Messenger-Inquirer 27 Sep 2023
US Assistant Attorney General Todd Kim said "laws prohibiting the sale of products that harm human health and the environment apply to e-commerce retailers just as they do to brick-and-mortar stores." ... Gavin Newsom talk about new gun control bills with Attorney General Rob Bonta.

METI will hold GGX x TCFD Summit

The Galveston Daily News 27 Sep 2023
HATAKEYAMA Yojiro (Director-General, Industrial Science, Technology and Environment Policy Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry) ... KOBAYASHI Izuru (Deputy Director-General for Environmental Affairs, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry) ... KITAGAWA Keiko (General ...

Ludhiana civil hospital gets PPCB notice for violating biomedical waste norms

Hindustan Times 27 Sep 2023
The PPCB’s notice has left the hospital facing environmental compensation and potential legal action under the Environment (Protection) Act of 1986 ... general waste storage area ... Additionally, they were directed to properly handle and store general waste before its final disposal.

Chinese official slams Japan's nuke wastewater dumping

China Daily 27 Sep 2023
VIENNA -- A Chinese nuclear official on Monday lambasted Japan's "irresponsible" release of nuclear-contaminated wastewater from the crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant into the sea at the General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) ... The 67th IAEA General Conference opened here Monday and will run until Friday.

Laos pushes EV use to promote clean energy, minimize fuel imports 27 Sep 2023
27 (Xinhua) -- The Lao Ministry of Industry and Commerce has rolled out measures to promote the use of electric vehicles (EVs) to minimize the budget for importing petroleum and protect the environment with using clean energy ... negative impacts on the environment and society.

This university helps Orthodox students make it big without compromising their religion

Cleveland Jewish News 27 Sep 2023
She eventually landed a job in the US Air Force as an attorney known as a JAG, or judge advocate general. “It was very helpful for me, now that I’m in an environment where there’s very little religion, to have that foundation of strong academics and a strong religious environment while in college,” Weinstein said, reflecting on her experience.

Richmond Community Schools updates dress code

The Voice 27 Sep 2023
Disrupt the educational environment ... If a student’s appearance goes beyond freedom of expression and disrupts the educational environment or presents a risk to themselves or others, they will be given an opportunity to correct the violation without discipline, according to the approved code.

Switzerland tops global innovation ranking for 13th consecutive year

Swissinfo 27 Sep 2023
The general business environment, the use of new technologies, patents and technical know-how contributed to the position ... Science has been launching successful start-ups for a long time ... It should be... .

DR. ROBERT WALLACE: Dad wants underground power lines only

Cleburne Times-Review 27 Sep 2023
DR. WALLACE ... Let's look somewhere else." ... DR ... Think about three areas — what you enjoy doing, what you are good at and what "type" of environment you'd like to work in. The types of environments and various jobs have run the gamut from general office work to working outdoors to working in a fixed location to traveling the country or even the world ... Dr.

Calls for reform, little progress on climate change overshadow UN high-level week

Anadolu Agency 27 Sep 2023
With calls growing for reform at the United Nations, UN General Assembly High-level Week 2023 recently concluded without any solutions to the woes surrounding the catastrophic effects of climate change and little progress in Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) ... Secretary-General ...

Study: Honest people tend to migrate toward honest areas, depriving their places of origin of ...

Phys Dot Org 27 Sep 2023
One reason could be that under those institutional environments, there is a greater advantage of belonging to a younger cohort. In general, delaying school entry, military service and general emancipation is desirable but the authors cannot determine the specific reasons for this imbalance between North and South ... More information ... DOI. 10.1086/723112.

Lagos Sues Homeowner Complaining about Neighbour’s Alleged Dangerous Construction Methods

This Day 27 Sep 2023
Olagbayi Ishola Joseph of 26, Modupe Johnson Crescent, Surulere, allegedly poses danger to his building and to the general environment ... At the end of it all, the Attorney General of Lagos State sued both neighbours in the “Special Offences Court for the trial of offences triable under the Special Offences Court Law.”.

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File - Donald Trump speaking with attendees at the 2023 Turning Point Action Conference in West Palm Beach, Florida
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In this photo released by Azerbaijan's border guard service on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2023, Azerbaijan's border guard officers pose with detained Ruben Vardanyan, center, in Nagorno-Karabakh. Azerbaijan says it has detained the former head of Nagorno-Karabakh's separatist government as he tried to cross into Armenia following Azerbaijan's 24-hour blitz last week to reclaim control of the enclave. The arrest of Ruben Vardanyan was announced by Azerbaijan's border guard service.
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