Clearing Houses

CDA confident to complete dredging of Nullahs, banks cement themselves before monsoon

ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – May 30, 2021): The Capital Development Authority (CDA) has cleaned and stone the banks of several natural water drainage canals (Nullahs) that run through various parts of the city , as part of its continued action to prevent the discharge of sewage and …

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Grocers helped build Black Wall Street in Tulsa. A century ago a white mob razed it, the food companies and everything.

In 1920, there were plenty of places to stay, eat and drink within 35 blocks of the neighborhood. Lawyer Jean-Baptiste (JB) Stradford had arrived in town after graduating from law school in 1906, and like his sometimes partner Gurley, he knew how to turn a dollar. On June 1, 1918, …

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Tata Power: TP Central Odisha Distribution Limited takes proactive measures to prevent major damage and ensure fast food service in Odisha

Amid the ongoing pandemic, tropical cyclone ‘YAAS’ devastated the country’s eastern coasts on Wednesday 26.05.21, dumping heavy rains, damaging homes, farmland and the power grid. TPCODL prepared the Disaster Management Plan (DMP) well in advance to mitigate risks based on lessons learned from previous experiences. Within this framework, a structured …

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New forest clearing in a protected area in Brazil linked to mining

Extensive clearing of primary forest has been detected in the Tapajós Environmental Protection Zone in the Brazilian Amazon, possibly due to illegal mining activities. Planet satellite images confirm that deforestation, which covers about 1,250 hectares (3,090 acres), an area the size of a major international airport, occurred between January and …

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Rescue and clean-up operations underway in cyclone-stricken Odisha, West Bengal

NEW DELHI: RESCUE operations are underway in Odisha and West Bengal and teams are clearing scores of utility poles and uprooted trees to keep roads open in those states that were hit by Cyclone Yaas on Wednesday, said an official from the National Disaster Response Force. The cyclone finished landing …

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Cyclone “Yaas” ravages Bengal, Odisha while more than 20 lakh have been evacuated; four dead »News Live TV» India

Balasore / Kolkata / Ranchi: Cyclone “Yaas”, winds blowing up to 130-145 km / h, lashed the eastern coasts of the country on Wednesday, dumping heavy rains, damaging houses and farmland, and causing at least four dead – three in Odisha and one in Bengal – officials said. Thick layers …

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SRC issues clarification on weekend shutdown times in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The Office of the Special Commissioner for Relief (SRC) clarified on Thursday the weekend closing times to be applied in all urban areas of Odisha from April 24. Responding to some questions from the media, the SRC said the Friday night curfew would continue until 5 a.m. on Saturday …

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Odisha: SRC clarifies schedule for weekend shutdown

Bhubaneswar: Special Commissioner for Relief (SRC) Odisha has released a clarification regarding the timing of the weekend shutdown in urban areas of the state due to the COVID-19 situation. “In response to certain questions from the media, it is hereby clarified that the Friday evening curfew continues until 5 am …

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Utah County Commission Approves Budget Changes, Paving the Way for Property Tax Reduction | Government and Politics

The Utah County Commission on Wednesday voted to approve the 2021 budget changes, a move paving the way for the governing body to reverse a controversial property tax increase in 2019. The budget changes, which were proposed by Commissioner Bill Lee, include a decrease of $ 4.8 million in the …

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