Thursday, 19 September 2019

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Soundarya trolled over pool picture during water crisis

MUMBAI: Soundarya Rajinikanth, a filmmaker and daughter of megastar Rajinikanth, took down a social media post about her son’s swimming pool adventure after she was trolled for it amidst the water crisis in Chennai. “Removed the pictures shared in good spirit from my travel diaries, considering the sensitivity around the ...

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Millions without water as Venezuela crisis deepens

CARACAS: Millions of Venezuelans were left without running water Monday amid a series of massive blackouts, forcing President Nicolas Maduro to announce electricity rationing and school closures as the government struggles to cope with a deepening economic crisis. Maduro announced 30 days of power rationing, after his government said it ...

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For global water crisis, climate may be the last straw

PARIS: Before man-made climate change kicked in – and well before “Day Zero” in Cape Town, where taps may run dry in early May – the global water crisis was upon us. Freshwater resources were already badly stressed before heat-trapping carbon emissions from fossil fuels began to warm Earth’s surface ...

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