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As Games suitors dwindle, sport still good business, says LA 25.6.2019 Reuters: Sports News
While another reduced bid process was completed on Monday with Milan-Cortina d’Ampezzo winning the 2026 Winter Olympics, the Los Angeles Sport Council (LASC) released a report that said sport, including the Games, is good business.
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Anthropological Survey of India has conducted research on the impact of developmental and welfare programmes on tribal communities: Shri Prahlad Singh Patel 24.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Research projects  conducted by Anthropological Survey of India during the last five years on the impact of Government developmental and welfare programmes on contemporary Indian tribal communities are (i) Bio-Cultural Diversity, Environment and Sustainable Development, (2012-2016; area/village covered:24) (ii) Man and Environment, (2012-2016; Biosphere Reserve covered: 18) (iii) Development and Sustainability, (2017-18; area/village covered: 17) (iv) Community Health, Disease and Genetic Structure of Indian Population, (2015 onwards; Community covered: 52)  (v) Anthropological Study of De-Notified, Nomadic and Semi Nomadic Communities (2018-19; Community covered:50).
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Olympics: IOC inaugurates new headquarters as 2026 Games vote looms 23.6.2019 Reuters: Sports News
The International Olympic Committee inaugurated its new headquarters in Lausanne on Sunday, the 125th anniversary of the organisation which is preparing to select the host city for the 2026 Winter Olympics.
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Cal State calls $1.5 billion uncovered in audit an ‘operating reserve’ 22.6.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Is California State University hoarding a $1.5-billion surplus, hiding it from legislators and students while threatening to hike tuition unless the state ponies up more money?

Or is Cal State just socking away money in a rainy day reserve, prudently using it for onetime needs, such as building...

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Include Yoga in school curriculum to combat lifestyle diseases and ensure physical fitness and mental equilibrium: Vice President 21.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for popularizing Yoga and making it part of the school curriculum to promote healthy lifestyles and combat growing incidence of non-communicable diseases in the country.
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Japan's Abe in hot seat after pension report highlights an 'inconvenient truth' 19.6.2019 Reuters: Top News
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe faced stiff opposition criticism on Wednesday after a report warned that many retirees won't be able to live on pensions alone, a topic likely to become an issue in an election for parliament's upper house.
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UK Sinha panel on MSMEs submit report to RBI 19.6.2019 DNA
The eight-member committee was set up to review the framework for the micro, small and medium enterprises, and suggest long-term solutions for the economic and financial sustainability for the sector
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Shinzo Abe Criticised As Pension Report Highlights "Inconvenient Truth" 19.6.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe faced stiff opposition criticism on Wednesday after a report warned that many retirees won't be able to live on pensions alone, a topic likely to become an issue in...
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Two scientists on impact of climate change in Minnesota 18.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Scientists Lee Frelich and Gayle Schueller discuss the impact of climate change, particularly in Minnesota.
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Once-controversial, Boulder housing co-ops proving worth in affordability, community 17.6.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Once labeled by a former councilman as “the most closely watched houses in the city of Boulder,” co-ops are not without their critics. The bruising, emotional debate over the co-op ordinance two years ago illuminated contrasting opinions about how a city -- and neighbors — should define a home. In the years since its passage, it also has provided an example of the creative ways in which the city can address its affordable housing crisis.
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This Los Angeles couple is on a mission to save the environment, starting with their own backyard 14.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Plant a native; help save Los Angeles. That’s Cassy and Kirk Aoyagi’s mission.

They’re not alone. All over Southern California, gardeners are removing their turf lawns and replacing them with indigenous plantings, prompted by turf removal rebates, the opportunity to combat climate change and, as...

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Cargill says food industry will miss zero deforestation goal 14.6.2019 Reuters: World News
Grains trader Cargill Inc said on Thursday it and the broader food industry will fail to meet the goal of eliminating deforestation by 2020 and pledged to do more to protect forests and native vegetation in Brazil.
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Tyson’s answer to the fake-meat craze: A burger that’s half beef, half pea 13.6.2019 LA Times: Business

Tyson Foods Inc., the biggest U.S. meat processor, wants in on the veggie protein market that’s hot with consumers and investors alike.

The meat giant is aiming to satisfy demands of “flexitarians,” a rapidly growing segment of people who eat meat but are cutting back and adding more vegetable-based...

Campaign on ODF-plus with sustainability launched 12.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Campaign on ODF-plus with sustainability launched
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Mistrust hampers food industry's climate ambitions 11.6.2019 Reuters: World News
Mistrust of scientists and farmers is slowing adoption of technologies needed to fight climate change while feeding a growing world population, senior food industry figures said on Tuesday.
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Minnesota, German cities team up to get smart on climate and energy 11.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
A group of climate and energy experts from Germany are in Minnesota this week to visit their partner cities and attend an event at the University of Minnesota on Friday looking at Minnesota's energy future.
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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Podiums To Be Made From Recycled Plastic 11.6.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Podiums at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be made from plastic waste donated by local residents or collected from the sea, organisers said Tuesday, as part of a sustainability push.
Meghalaya CM interacts with SHGs of Garo Hills region 11.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Meghalaya CM interacts with SHGs of Garo Hills region
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World's top economies lay out principles on debt sustainability at G20 meet 9.6.2019 Reuters: Money News
Finance leaders from the world's top economies on Sunday adopted new principles to ensure countries that lend and borrow for infrastructure spending do so in a sustainable manner, a move seen as addressing concerns that China's lending practices have saddled some emerging nations with huge ...
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As Chinese weddings become more opulent, brides are finding ways to keep fashion sustainable 8.6.2019 Scroll.in
Required to wear as many as five dresses, brides are renting, recycling and repurposing.
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