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3 share ‘Alternative Nobel,’ US lawyer gets honorary award 26.9.2017 Seattle Times: Nation & World

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The “Alternative Nobel” has been given to four people for their “courageous work” in human rights, public health and good governance. The award’s official name is the Right Livelihood Award. The prize foundation on Tuesday announced the 2017 winners as Colin Gonsalves, an Indian human rights lawyer; Azeri journalist Khadija Ismayilova […]
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3 share ‘Alternative Nobel,’ US lawyer gets honorary award 26.9.2017 Washington Post: World
The “Alternative Nobel” has been given to four people for their “courageous work” in human rights, public health and good governance.
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California lawmakers grant some megaprojects relief from environmental law, but not others 26.9.2017 LA Times: Commentary
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Which California megaprojects get breaks from complying with environmental law? Sometimes, it depends on the project 25.9.2017 LA Times: Commentary

Year after year, owners of professional sports teams and developers of proposed skyscrapers have pleaded with California lawmakers to grant relief for their projects from the state’s environmental regulations. They’ve found a largely receptive audience.

“It’s a job creator,” Assemblyman Miguel...

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Brands Take Center Stage In New York City 24.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2017 : Advertising Week (AW), the world's largest annual gathering of advertising, creative, entertainment, marketing, media and technology industry leaders, today announced the final line-up for the 14th annual edition which begins on September 25.
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Thriving Preschool Franchise Invites Entrepreneurs to Invest in Early Education 24.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
ATLANTA, Sept. 23, 2017 : As entrepreneurs struggle to find desirable investments that also allow them to have an impact on the future of our country, Primrose Schools invites them to explore the benefits of opening a high-quality Primrose preschool in their communities.
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California again steps up to Trump, this time to stop the border wall 21.9.2017 LA Times: Commentary

Opening a new front in its broad legal battle against policies of President Trump, California filed a lawsuit Wednesday alleging that the administration has overstepped its powers in expediting construction of a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border.

California Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra, who has filed...

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California to sue Trump administration over US-Mexico border wall 21.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra plans to announce a lawsuit on behalf of the state that will challenge US President Donald Trump's proposal to build a wall at the US-Mexico border.
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California to sue Trump administration over plan for U.S.-Mexico border wall 20.9.2017 LA Times: Commentary
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Adobe Bengaluru Campus Fulfills 100pc of its Power Demand Through Renewable Energy 20.9.2017 New Kerala: Business India
NEW DELHI, September 20, 2017 : With this, Adobe furthers its commitment towards implementing best practices to drive environmental sustainability
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Fascism on the rise,says Satchidanandan 19.9.2017 Hindu: Thiruvananthapuram
Lecture on the topic ‘Indian democracy at a crossroads’
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Agra environment fest addresses climate-related issues 16.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Society for Preservation of Healthy Environment and Ecology and Heritage of Agra (SPHEEHA) and the Centre for Environment Communication (CEC) joined hands to organise a "Climate Connect Festival 2017" here on Saturday.
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Five ways to reform California's landmark environmental law without ruining the Earth or the middle class 14.9.2017 LA Times: Commentary

When then-Gov. Ronald Reagan signed into law the California Environmental Quality Act in 1970, he and its authors could not have foreseen what the landmark legislation would become decades later: a law stretched so far beyond its original intent that it threatens to turn the Golden State’s economy...

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California bill aiming to block megaprojects from sidestepping key environmental law passes Legislature 14.9.2017 LA Times: Commentary
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Three crucial debates to follow at September's California State Board of Education meeting 13.9.2017 LA Times: Commentary
It's the California State Board of Education's last chance to change the federal plan it will turn in to Betsy DeVos.
Plans for value addition to tea sector 13.9.2017 The Assam Tribune
Plans for value addition to tea sector
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Officials: StarKist to pay in American Samoa water case 13.9.2017 Washington Post: World
Officials say the world’s largest supplier of canned tuna has agreed to pay a $6.3 million penalty for wastewater violations in American Samoa, where StarKist Co. is a major employer.
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Today's newsletter: Immigration flashpoint in California 12.9.2017 LA Times: Commentary
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CBI searches Electrosteel Castings offices 11.9.2017 HBL: Home
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has conducted search at the offices of Electrosteel Castings Ltd (ECL) and the residence of company MD Umang Kejriwal. This is in connection with Union En...
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Essential Politics: Becerra to sue Trump administration over DACA 11.9.2017 LA Times: Commentary

President Trump kept a low profile this weekend as Hurricane Irma pounded the Caribbean, then the Florida Keys and made its way up the west coast of Florida. He huddled with members of the Cabinet at Camp David and issued an emergency declaration to allow the state to get swift relief once the...

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