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India elected president of UN-Habitat, a United Nations organ promoting sustainable settlements

India unanimously elected to head UN-Habitat, the United Natio...

India has been unanimously elected as the President of the UN-Habitat, an organ of the United Nations’ Organisation (UNO) that promotes socially and environmentally sustainable human settlements across the world, after 10 years. PIB, 1 month ago

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Palestinian fury after Israel backs new settlement

Senior Palestinian official Hanan Ashrawi said the move showed "blatant disregard for Palestinian human rights".
 DNA2 months ago Will do everything to achieve Israel-Palestinian peace deal: Trump  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Climate change may pose threat to human settlements and lead to 2 billion refugees by 2100: study

One-fifth of the world's population - about two billion people - could become climate change refugees by the year 2100 due to rising ocean levels, a study warns.
 DNA1 day ago

Reproduction in space 'a concerning matter'; babies born on other planets could be 'vastly different'!

The point he put forward was that if humans are seeking long-term settlement in deep space, sex cannot be forgotten.
 Zee News1 week ago

Engineers at Nasa and Stanford figure out a way to turn rocks on Mars or moon in concrete

If humans do reach Mars, as NASA has planned for 2030, or even establish settlements on the moon, they would need thousands of tons of concrete to survive. The post Engineers at Nasa and Stanford figure out a way to turn rocks on Mars or moon in concrete ...
 Tech21 month ago Technique developed for turning Mars or moon rocks into concrete  Prokerala1 month ago Technique to turn Mars or Moon rocks into concrete developed  Business Standard1 month ago
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Remains of early, permananet human settlement in Andes discovered

Examining human remains and other archaeological evidence from a site at nearly 12,500 feet above sea level in Peru, the scientists show that intrepid hunter-gatherers -- men, women and children -- managed to survive at high elevation before the advent of ...
 Science Daily1 hour ago

Trump administration opposing bid for syphilis study museum

The Trump administration opposes a bid to use unclaimed money from a legal settlement over the government's infamous Tuskegee syphilis study to fund a museum honoring victims of the research project. The Justice Department argued in court documents recently ...
 Business Standard4 days ago

Rights panel chief says police must not mediate in realty disputes

Meera CSaxena, the Chairperson of the Karnataka State Human Rights Commission (KSHRC), has cautioned police against playing mediators in real estate disputes. Speaking at a workshop on human rights, gender equality and human trafficking and human and ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago

Is the Army functioning more as a police force in J&K?

Major Gogoi might well have saved protesters' lives by opting for a human shield to force his way through the mob. But he incalculably damaged the army’s reputation, not just in Kashmir, but anywhere that video is seen, says Ajai Shukla. It testifies to the resilience of Indian public debate that four weeks after Major Nitin Leetul Gogoi, an army officer in Kashmir’s Budgam district, tied an innocent civilian to his jeep as a human shield against stone-throwing mobs, criticism ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Ways to reduce human-leopard conflicts

Unlike tigers that prefer forest areas free from human and cattle populations, the Indian leopard (Panthera pardus fusca) has adapted to human dominated landscapes. Its preferred prey animals like hare, wild pigs and deer have diminished due to habitat ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago
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