Apr 23 2018
Well, it is April 22, the world's Earth day. Earth Day promotes reduction in plastic usage internationally and aims towards a clean environment.
According to the Earth Day Network (EDN), the Earth Day has reached its 48th year and is celebrated every year on Arpil 22.
This is unedited, unformatted feed from the Press Trust of India wire.
"Plastic pollution is poisoning our oceans and land, injuring marine life, and affecting our health", he said.
"Unless we take these steps, the problem is not going away says Dr Cristiana Paşca Palmer, the Executive Secretary of The UN Convention On Biological Diversity in a message". It is celebrated all over the world, as people and organizations spread awareness about the earth, the animal species living in it, what can be done to stop pollution and deterioration of the ozone layer, and to minimize the use of non degradable products like plastic bags.
"We can see plastics floating in our rivers, ocean, and lagoons, littering our landscapes and affecting our health, and the future of billions of children and youths".
Jazz crowd taunts Paul George during Game 3
While Sunday's practice was focused predominantly on physical recovery, the Jazz still did film study - as they always do. The Thunder started the second half hot, taking a 63-60 lead on a 3-pointer from Anthony, but again Utah had the answer.
E. coli warning expands to all romaine lettuce
Coli from chopped romaine lettuce they bought in various grocery stores, with 31 of those individuals requiring hospitalization. No specific grower, supplier, distributor or brand has been linked to the contaminated lettuce, the CDC said.
Neymar says he is confident he will play at the World Cup
I had an examination last week, it is all ideal , evolving well, so I hope that continues so I can get back as soon as possible. Unai Emery's side were crowned Champions of France at the weekend after defeating Monaco 7-1 at Parc des Princes.
Earth Day's theme this year, "End Plastic Pollution", is especially relevant for CHTA because preventing or removing plastic pollution remains a big challenge for many of our tourism enterprises and in fact, for many of our island destinations at large.
Mr Jibril said that the Federal Ministry of Environment in collaboration with critical stakeholders had developed a national strategy for the phase-out of non-biodegradable plastics.
May has pledged to eradicate avoidable plastic waste by 2042 as part of a "national plan of action". Others like cricketer Harbhajan Singh and actor Dia Mirza also took to Twitter to ask their followers to reduce their plastic use.
The country, he said, should consider ideas to eradicating plastic pollution such as building houses, boats, and other structures with plastic waste.
"Two plants have been completed in Ilorin, Kwara State, one in Lokoja, Kogi State, while work on another is on-going in Karu, Nasarawa State".
Apr 23 2018
Naked Gunman Kills 4 In Waffle House Shooting, Remains At Large
James Shaw, 29, is hailed as a hero for wrestling the weapon from the gunman, but he says he was "just trying to get myself out". Of the gun, he added: "I grabbed it from him and threw it over the countertop and I just took him with me out the entrance".
Apr 22 2018
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani Is Joining Trump's Legal Team
This investigation is not going to end in a week or two and there's absolutely nothing Giuliani can do to make it go any faster. Trump's legal team had been short-staffed for several weeks, since the departure of attorney John Dowd last month.
Apr 20 2018
Embiid not fully cleared but may still play
The pressure appeared to get to the Sixers as they shot 41.7 per cent, down from their 47 per cent during the regular season. What is interesting is that in Game 1, the Sixers had just four fast-break points, compared to 14 for the Heat .
Apr 20 2018
Netanyahu, Rivlin Reflect on Israel's 70th Anniversary in Video Messages
In Israel, people just don't spruik the benefits of research, they don't just talk, they teach a culture of discovery. Israeli warplanes staged aerial displays over Haifa and other major cities.
Apr 20 2018
NFL To Announce 2018 Regular-Season Schedule On Thursday
The NFL has announced it will release the 2018 schedule Thursday night at 8 - and of course it will be on NFL Network. From a Pittsburgh Steelers point of view, there are really two questions when it comes to the schedule.
Apr 20 2018
Khloe Kardashian sends love to Kourtney on her 39th birthday
Over on her Instagram page Kourtney took time out of her birthday celebrations to promote the collaboration. Both are also wearing one of the lip products from their collection.
Apr 20 2018
Jeevitha Rajasekhar press meet, Counter to Sri Reddy and POW Sandhya
Speaking on TV9 news channel, Jeevitha played a controversial video of Reddy raising questions over her credibility. But the ban was lifted after the Natural Human Rights Commission slapped a notice on the Telangana government.
Apr 20 2018
'Homeland' Will End After Season 8, According To Claire Danes
The Homeland actress revealed that she is pregnant with her second child on Howard Stern's SiriusXM show on Wednesday. When Howard pointed out that she looked "so thin", Claire answered, "I'm seated".
Apr 19 2018
Cuban state media say new president to be elected Wednesday
The rubber-stamp National Assembly voted on the proposal to promote Diaz-Canel, who is now first vice president. At Castro's side in the party leadership will be fellow old-guard revolutionary Jose Ramon Machado Ventura, 87.
Apr 18 2018
Immunotherapy shows promise for lung cancer
It can be given for up to 24 months for those without disease progression, Merck said. This is a huge progress that will certainly help lung cancer patients a lot more.
Apr 23 2018G7 leaders seek common front on Russian Federation stand-off
Apr 22 2018Meghan Markle was meant to be royal: Paula Patton
Apr 22 2018Stay Away From All Forms of Romaine Lettuce, CDC Warns
Apr 21 2018Natalie Portman snubs 'Jewish Nobel' in apparent protest against Israel
Apr 19 2018Trump Attorney Michael Cohen's Secret 3rd Client
Apr 19 2018Turkish president calls snap elections for June
Apr 18 2018Harley Quinn Movie Hires Female Director
Apr 18 2018OPCW chemical weapons inspectors enter Douma - Syrian state media
Apr 17 2018Montenegro elects pro-West president Milo Djukanovic, projections show
Apr 17 2018Police officer fatally shot while serving arrest warrant
Apr 22 2018Palestinians will seek United Nations probe of Gaza violence
Apr 22 2018BJP fields another Reddy brother in Karnataka polls
Apr 22 2018Apple starts battery replacement program for some 13-inch MacBook Pros
Apr 22 2018IPhone SE 2 Without Earphone Jack, Face ID to Launch in May
Apr 21 2018Mobile money drives financial inclusion but gender gap persists
Apr 21 2018United Kingdom approach to Irish border issue 'ignores food concerns'
Apr 21 2018Wenger's legacy at Arsenal 'untouchable' - Henry
Apr 21 2018Former Ohio State football coach Earle Bruce dies at age 87
Apr 20 2018Stormy Daniels sketch is a nonexistent man
Apr 19 2018Tom Brady has yet to commit to playing '18 season for Pats
Apr 18 2018Busch passes Larson to win at Bristol
Apr 17 2018Don't delay: Tuesday is Tax Day