At a half-century-old Sanskrit college, there is a will, but there is no money

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:03:23 +0000

Balmiki Campus library

For the past 22 years, Ganesh Ghimire has been part of the Balmiki Campus—first as a student, then a faculty member, and now as campus chief.

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Thailand’s civilian rule officially restored

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 04:48:22 +0000

Thailand’s civilian rule officially restored

The new Prayut Chan-o-cha government was sworn in on Tuesday during a ceremony overseen by His Majesty the King, signalling the return of civilian rule after five years following the military coup in 2014.

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China’s self-driving trackless ‘rail bus’ starts first overseas run

Credit to Author: dmorcoso| Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 06:56:02 +0000

Autonomous Rail Rapid Transit

BEIJING — A smart electric vehicle on the Autonomous Rail Rapid Transit (ART) system has begun its first overseas trial run in Qatar, reports thepaper.cn. The latest trial is designed to challenge local extreme-hot conditions in the capital of Doha, where the temperature has spiked to 70C recently. The test will be carried out on […]

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US waits for North Korea’s response on working-level nuclear talks

Credit to Author: cmiranda| Date: Sun, 14 Jul 2019 11:06:01 +0000

US waits for North Korea’s response on working-level nuclear talks

SEOUL — The US government is waiting for a response from North Korea after proposing to resume working-level negotiations on denuclearization this week, diplomatic sources said Sunday. 

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Bombarded with deliveries, veteran postal worker asks for family time

Credit to Author: cmiranda| Date: Sun, 14 Jul 2019 10:50:03 +0000

Bombarded with deliveries, veteran postal worker asks for family time

HANAM, Gyeonggi Province — In a nation heavily reliant on fast-speed delivery services, postal workers’ first-ever strike in the 135 year history of the Korea Post would have brought 245 post offices nationwide to a standstill.

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Japan police send papers on teen for allegedly importing North Korean beer

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Sun, 14 Jul 2019 07:20:27 +0000

Japan police send papers on teen for allegedly importing North Korean beer

Papers were filed with a prosecutors office against a 19-year-old man last Thursday for allegedly illegally importing a North Korean beer to Japan, according to police.

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Chinese hospital successfully transplants kidneys from baby into woman

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Sun, 14 Jul 2019 06:41:06 +0000

Doctors in Hubei province have successfully transplanted kidneys from a prematurely born donor baby into a 47-year-old woman suffering from kidney failure.

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Trust can make unimaginable happen in talks with US—North Korean media

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 04:38:57 +0000

NKOREA-US-DIPLOMACY-NUCLEAR (AFP)

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un were able to hold a third meeting on the inter-Korean border last month due to their sincere trust and bold will.

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BNEF Report: As Prices Fall, Renewables Rise Worldwide

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2019 17:54:12 +0000

A new report from BloombergNEF (BNEF) predicts about half of the world’s power will come from renewable resources, including solar and wind, by 2050. The group’s New Energy Outlook 2019, released June 18, noted the trend will be driven by falling prices for solar, wind, and battery storage, along with trillions of dollars of investments […]

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Philippines seen from Asia Clean Energy Perspective, a critique (2019-2029)

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Sun, 16 Jun 2019 18:09:27 +0000

Philippines seen from Asia Clean Energy Perspective, a critique (2019-2029)

The forthcoming Asia Clean Energy Forum (ACEF) in June at the ADB has the theme: “Partnering for Impact.”

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