User: ayyati Topic: Energy
Category: Non-Conventional :: Wind
Last updated: Sep 26 2017 24:00 IST RSS 2.0
 
7,561 to 7,580 of 7,807    
Holiday memories of Iran's Caspian Sea 12.8.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest

A trip to the coast after the revolution felt like an escape to freedom, but a few things got in the way

Continue reading...
Also found in: [+]
Three men rescued off Hawaii after being stranded during hurricane Julio 12.8.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest

Men got into trouble while sailing the 42-foot sailboat Walkabout from California to Hawaii, officials said

Continue reading...
Also found in: [+]
Approval eyed for toxic groundwater dumping at Fukushima 11.8.2014 Zee News : World
Tsunami-hit Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant will apply for the approval of a facility which will dump toxic groundwater into the Pacific Ocean after removing almost all radioactive materials from it, plant officials said today.
Also found in: [+]
Congress faction throws weight behind Rahul Gandhi, ridicules Priyanka 11.8.2014 Zee News : India National
Right after a faction of the Congress party demanded that Priyanka Gandhi should get a bigger role in the party, another section of partymen in Allahabad put up posters demanding more powers for Rahul Gandhi.
Also found in: [+]
Wearable band that tracks your toddler 10.8.2014 New Kerala: World News
Also found in: [+]
Erdogan sets course for "new Turkey" as Turks vote for president 10.8.2014 FirstPost: World
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turks began voting on Sunday with Tayyip Erdogan poised to become the country's first elected president, fulfilling his dream of what he calls a "new Turkey" and his opponents say will be an increasingly authoritarian nation. A victory for Erdogan would seal his place in history after more than a decade as prime minister in which Turkey has emerged as a regional economic power, riding a wave of religiously conservative support to transform the secular republic founded by Mustafa Kemal Ataturk in 1923. But his critics warn that a President Erdogan, with his roots in political Islam and intolerance of dissent, would lead the NATO member and European Union candidate further away from Ataturk's secular ...
Also found in: [+]
Turks vote for president as Erdogan envisages "new Turkey" 10.8.2014 FirstPost: World
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turks voted in their country's first presidential election on Sunday with Tayyip Erdogan poised to win and fulfil his dream of what he calls a "new Turkey" and what his opponents say will be an increasingly authoritarian nation. A victory for Erdogan would seal his place in history after more than a decade as prime minister in which Turkey has emerged as a regional economic power, riding a wave of religiously conservative support to transform the secular republic founded by Mustafa Kemal Ataturk in 1923. But his critics warn that a President Erdogan, with his roots in political Islam and intolerance of dissent, would lead the NATO member and European Union candidate further away from Ataturk's secular ...
Also found in: [+]
Bertha lashes Britain with strong winds and heavy rainfall 10.8.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page

Weather warnings in place and emergency crews standing by as remnants of hurricane sweep in from south-west

The remnants of hurricane Bertha have hit Britain, bringing strong winds and downpours moving in from the south-west.

Winds of 35mph were recorded in Cornwall, while Kent had up to a quarter of an inch of rain in an hour, the Met Office said.

Continue reading...
Also found in: [+]
Tropical Storm Iselle pushes past Hawaii, Julio threatens 10.8.2014 FirstPost: World

KAPAAU Hawaii (Reuters) - As Tropical Storm Iselle pushed past Hawaii late on Friday, thousands of residents raced to clear debris and restore power before another, more powerful hurricane threatened to drench the islands again within days.

The post Tropical Storm Iselle pushes past Hawaii, Julio threatens appeared first on Firstpost.

Also found in: [+]
Hurricane Bertha to bring high winds and heavy rain to most of Britain 9.8.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
Nationwide flood warnings issued over weakening storm

Many parts of Britain will be on storm alert on Sunday as the remains of Hurricane Bertha track across the Atlantic.

The Met Office said the weather would turn wet and windy in many parts from Sunday morning, with severe gales likely along some southern coastal and inland areas.

Continue reading...
Also found in: [+]
US urges India to step up as regional power 9.8.2014 CNN-IBN: India
The United States urged India on Saturday to bolster its role as a global power and force for regional stability, ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first visit to Washington since his election in May.
Also found in: [+]
U.S. urges India to step up as regional power 9.8.2014 FirstPost: World

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The United States urged India on Saturday to bolster its role as a global power and force for regional stability, ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first visit to Washington since his election in May. In a speech wrapping up two days of talks, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel also played up deepening defence industry cooperation but did not have any major new arms export deals to announce

The post U.S. urges India to step up as regional power appeared first on Firstpost.

Also found in: [+]
Hawaii's storms likely more a scare than a threat 9.8.2014 Sify News
The one-two hurricane punch that was supposed to hit Hawaii is looking more like a jab and a missed left hook.
Also found in: [+]
Hawaii likely to get off lightly from twin storm threat 9.8.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page

Tropical Storm Iselle fails to deter tourists
Hurricane Julio expected to pass to north-east on Sunday

The one-two hurricane punch that was supposed to hit Hawaii is looking more like a jab and a missed left hook.

After Hawaii cleared Tropical Storm Iselle largely without deterring sunbathers and surfers, the state looked toward Hurricane Julio, which was expected to pass roughly 160 miles north-east of the islands at its closest point early on Sunday and linger near the state into Monday.

Continue reading...
Also found in: [+]
U.S. urges India to step up as regional power 9.8.2014 Sify News
By Mayank Bhardwaj
Also found in: [+]
Nawaz Sharif regrets Pakistan`s bad relations with India 9.8.2014 Zee News : South Asia
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday regretted that Pakistan was having bad relations with key neighbour India and said it was time the two had good relations.
Also found in: [+]
Nawaz Sharif regrets Pakistan's bad relations with India 9.8.2014 deccanherald.com
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today regretted that Pakistan was having bad relations with key neighbour India and said it was time the two had good relations. Addressing the National Security Conference here, which was attended by ministers, chief ministers, political leaders of all major parties, army chief Gen Raheel Sharif and other senior civil and military officials including ISI chief Lt-Gen Zaheerul Islam, Sharif noted with dissatisfaction that his country was not having good ties with neighbours. The Prime Minister mentioned India by saying that it is time for having good relations with it. He hoped that the planned meeting of the foreign secretaries will help move the ties forward. Sharif also said Pakistan wants to improve ties with Afghanistan and hoped that the new leadership in that country will cooperate with him. The Pakistani leader also criticised moderate cleric Tahir-ul Qadri who has been challenging the government with a wave of protests resulting in clashes with police in ...
Also found in: [+]
Nawaz Sharif tells Pakistan govt, army that it’s time to fix India relationship 9.8.2014 FirstPost: World

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today regretted that Pakistan's poor relations with India and said it was time for this to change. Addressing Pakistan's National Security Conference in Islamabad, which was attended by ministers, chief ministers and political leaders of all major parties, army chief Gen Raheel Sharif and other senior civil and military officials including […]

The post Nawaz Sharif tells Pakistan govt, army that it’s time to fix India relationship appeared first on Firstpost.

Also found in: [+]
Nawaz Sharif regrets Pakistan's bad relations with India 9.8.2014 Oneindia.in: News
Islamabad, Aug 9: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today regretted that Pakistan was having bad relations with key neighbour India and said it was time the two had good relations. Addressing the National Security Conference here, which was attended by ministers,
Also found in: [+]
Modi wave continues: BJP to sweep Haryana Assembly polls 9.8.2014 Oneindia.in: News
It seems Prime Minister Narendra Modi's magic is still working for the BJP as the new government is likely to pass its first litmus test after coming to Centre. The party, for the first time, seems to be heading towards getting
Also found in: [+]
7,561 to 7,580 of 7,807