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Canada

First Nation, tech company collaborate to prepare for climate change’s effects on harvesting waters | CBC News

Our planet is changing. So is our journalism. This story is part of Our Changing Planet, a CBC News initiative to show and explain the effects of climate change and what is being done about it. A First Nation is working alongside a B.C. tech company to learn more about how climate change is affecting the […]

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Showbiz

Laura Kenny ‘ready to give it all up’ and prepare for retirement before Commonwealth win

Laura continued: “It was always going to happen, you always speak to athletes who always say ‘When you have a family, you realise.’ “One of our favourite mechanics, Mark, he left before 2016 and I remember being like ‘Don’t leave, you can’t leave, why would you do this to us?’ “He was like ‘Laura I […]

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World

‘Prepare for war’ Taiwan military on high alert as Nancy Pelosi WILL jet in for talks

The Taiwanese National Defense Ministry urgently cancelled the leave of some officers and troops and briefed air defence forces to “prepare for war”, according to local outlet Setn. Ms Pelosi, a longtime critic of China, particularly over human rights, plans to meet Taiwan’s president Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday in a controversial visit that has sparked […]

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Finance

Roast the chickens earlier and dim the lights: French retailers prepare for power shortages

Supermarket chain Carrefour has hit on a novel idea to cope if the worst-case scenario of electricity shortages comes true this winter in France: firing up the rotisseries it uses to cook chicken an hour earlier in the morning. It is one of many changes the group is planning or has already implemented at its […]

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Finance

European asset managers prepare a for turbulent second half of 2022

European asset managers are bracing themselves for a “volatile” second half after this year’s big fall in markets has left them racing to protect their profitability and pivot towards faster-growing areas. Almost all listed asset managers benefited from a rising tide of equity markets in 2021. However this year, their operating margins have come under […]

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Weird

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Pets

Animal Chronicles: Prepare pets for a new baby – The Daily Gazette

One of the most common reasons pets are surrendered at the Animal Protective Foundation (APF) is the arrival of a new baby in the home. A new baby entering the home environment can be stressful — especially for your pets. Not only is there a new little person in your household but your entire routine […]

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World

Russia on brink of civil war as Chechen rebels prepare to topple key Putin ally

Russia was involved in two bitter wars in Chechnya during the 1990s and early 2000s after Chechen separatists pursued independence from Moscow after the collapse of the Soviet Union. The First Chechen War took place between 1994-1996 under President Boris Yeltsin and resulted in a humiliating defeat for Russia. Then in 1999, Putin once again […]

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Finance

Shapps warns of ‘decades’ to prepare UK transport for extreme heat

Transport secretary Grant Shapps on Tuesday warned that it could take “decades” to make Britain’s transport system more resilient to extreme heatwaves, as parts of central and southeastern England braced themselves for record temperatures of 40C. The railways across England ran significantly reduced services on Tuesday, with cancellations on lines running north of London as […]

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UK

Norway and Benelux Region Prepare for eVTOL Air Services

Air taxi services using new eVTOL aircraft are coming to several regions of Europe under a pair of agreements signed this week by Lilium and new customers at the Farnborough Airshow. Between them, Norway-based AAP Aviation Group and ASL Group, which maintains operations in Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg, plan to add almost 50 of the seven-seat […]