An Idaho woman was ordered to pay $5,826.99 in restitution for improper food storage at a campsite in Grand Teton National Park that resulted in a grizzly bear having to be tranquilized, collared and relocated.
Covid-19 has led to the death of hundreds of children in Indonesia, many of them younger than age 5, asserting the fact that children are no longer ‘hidden victims’, the media reported.
Local authorities issued non-mandatory evacuation orders and set up emergency shelters as Tropical Storm Nepartak made landfall in northern Japan’s Miyagi region shortly before 6:00 am (2100 GMT Tuesday.
The storm is passing south of Morioka city in Iwate prefecture, bringing “strong” but not “violent” winds of 90 kilometres (56 miles per hour, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency.
Miyagi is hosting Olympic football matches on Wednesday — some of the few Tokyo 2020 events that fans are allowed to attend — but organisers said they would not be affected.
Heavy rain prompted some towns in Iwate to issue landslide warnings and a number of local train services were suspended, but not bullet trains.
The storm is projected to weaken as it travels northwest and out into the Sea of Japan by early evening.
On Tuesday, the weather system brought wind and rain to parts of Japan’s east coast, making for challenging conditions at the women’s triathlon in Tokyo.
Organisers rescheduled some rowing and archery events over concerns about high winds and brought forward the final rounds of the surfing competitions to take advantage of the waves.
Japan’s typhoon season runs from around May to October, peaking in August and September.
In 2019, Typhoon Hagibis smashed into Japan as it hosted the Rugby World Cup, killing more than 100 people.
New Delhi:Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong inaugurating a renovated historic Gurudwara made into this month’s ‘Mann ki Baat’ program of the Indian PM Narendra Modi who appreciated the development. The Silat Road Gurudwara was built in 1924 and is the oldest gurudwara in the country. TheGurudwara isdedicated to Bhai Maharaj Singh, who fought against the British in India and isone of the historic sites of the country.
This Vermont Utility Is Revolutionizing Its Power Grid to Fight Climate Change. Will the Rest of the Country Follow Suit?
Visitors entering a code-locked central control room at Green Mountain Power (GMP)’s Colchester, Vt., headquarters instinctively lower their voices, whispering in deference to operators relaying orders from behind semicircular clusters of screens. It’s an intimidating space; one side of the black-walled room is taken up by a display showing a sprawling, yellow-lit maze of connections and symbols: a map of electricity flowing across the local grid. Technicians here have the daunting job of managing that vast, interconnected network; controlling hundreds of breaker switches; monitoring solar and hydroelectric electrical output; and anticipating energy demand spikes to keep Vermont’s lights on. When there’s an outage, these operators help coordinate the painstaking work of bringing the system back online.
Beverages giant Coca-Cola Co reported Wednesday a 48 percent boost in revenue for the 2nd quarter from in 2015 on an earnings development of 42 percent and enhanced margins.
Hyderabad: Bharat Biotech on Friday said it terminated the Memorandum of Understanding entered with Precisa Medicamentos and Envixia Pharmaceuticals LL.C for its COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin for the Brazilian market. The termination of the MoU came after the deal with the Brazilian government for supply of 20 million doses of the vaccinelanded in controversy and attracted investigation by authorities in that country.
Happy Saturday! Posting the trailers roundup a day early this weekend since I’ll be on vacation starting Sunday (and shout out to the reader who said he preferred when we did the roundup on Saturdays, you got your wish at least for this weekend).
Two weeks after celebrating America’s near “independence” from the coronavirus, President Joe Biden is confronting the worrying reality of rising cases and deaths — and the limitations of his ability to combat persistent vaccine hesitancy.
The unexplained health incidents have now occurred among at least 130 people in Cuba, Austria, the U.K. and China
In December 2016, Italian voters went to the polls to approve a constitutional reform. The reform had two principal aims. It wanted to dismantle Italy’s so-called “perfect bicameralism”, where both houses of parliament have equal powers. It also aimed to redistribute legislative competencies between central and regional governments. The reforms were largely the brainchild of then-Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, who intended them to improve the efficiency of Italy’s democratic processes.
Just before heading out on vacation, former and possibly future Montreal mayor Denis Coderre said that if elected, he would not defund the city’s police force.