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Shortage of funds leaves drain projects in a limbo

The Chennai Corporation is unable to taken up the integrated stormwater drain (ISWD) project in areas covering the Kovalam and Kosasthalaiyar basins …

Iran is about to start selling oil that may cost just $1 a barrel

Citi, at the time, expected oil to go back up to $63 a barrel in 2015, after the price plummeted below $50.<p>Today, oil sits at $37 a barrel. Goldman Sachs recently agreed it could tumble as low as $20 a barrel, a level that would decimate the already heavily damaged economies of Saudi Arabia and …

8 ways to look like a millionaire, even if you're not

Regardless of how much you make, it's easy to project an air of power and confidence commonly associated with the wealthy, as long as you focus on the right things.<p>Sylvie di Giusto worked in human resources for more than 20 years before becoming an image consultant in 2009.<p>Her company, Executive …

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Google Earth enhances noise map of Edmonton area's Industrial Heartland

Curious about typical noise levels in the Industrial Heartland area northeast of Edmonton? Now you can learn more with an online tool based in Google …

6 Ways Your Clothes Don't Fit and How to Fix It

It's amazing how one well-placed knot can completely transform your look.<p>Fit is everything in fashion, but, yeah, taking your clothes to the tailor is kind of a hassle. Luckily, there's another way: knotting! A good knot can completely transform a piece of clothing, taking it from sad and shapeless …

日本世界文化遺產之旅札記

展閱客棧上網友Giga228分享多篇有關世界文化遺產的文章,我想我也來分享一篇我自己在日本參觀過的世界文化遺產。我自己也是古蹟愛好者,只要有機會到世界各地走走,就會想找尋當地是否有世界遺產可參觀。以下是我遊歷日本五次的旅遊景點所撰寫,期望讓也喜愛日本古蹟的網友能有一點概念,可作為下次日本古蹟行的參考 …

China’s eco-cities are often neither ecologically friendly, nor functional cities

<b>By Wade Shepard</b>A model of the Dongtan Eco City is displayed in the developing centre in Dongtan, on Chong Ming Island southeast to Shanghai in this January 21, 2008 file photo. REUTERS/ Nir Elias/FilesThe words ‘eco’ and ‘city’ combined together seems like an unabashed oxymoron. The term …

Future of oilsands research group up to a vote

After more than four years of financial uncertainty, a research and policy group tasked with monitoring oilsands development will vote on its future …

Cash crunch puts future of Alberta oil sands research agency at risk

A key agency that monitors cumulative impacts of oil sands development is on the verge of shutting down unless industry and government step up with more funding.<p>The Fort McMurray-based Cumulative Environmental Management Association (CEMA) has scheduled a vote for Sept. 24 on whether to disband the …

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Is There a Fashion Investment That Will Fund Your Old Age? One Writer Investigates

When the stock market starts to go nuts, when you find the word <i>volatility</i> creeping into your conversations—and not just to describe your boss—you may find yourself thinking, "Where could I park my money that won’t be subject to such wild swings? Is there an investment I can make—preferably in …

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日本十大夢幻美景!前進魔法公主森林

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What's happening in the oil market right now is 'unprecedented'

And now the oil market is looking at a future that is "unprecedented."<p>In a note to clients this week, analysts at Goldman Sachs took a look at the market and the supply glut that has been blamed for the collapse in oil prices over the last year.<p>And as Goldman sees it, quite simply, the rules of the …

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In the shadow of Mt Fuji: great trips from Tokyo

Mt Fuji may dominate the horizon southwest of Tokyo, but it is just one of many reasons to stray out of Japan’s exciting capital. The prefectures of Kanagawa, Yamanashi and Shizuoka, which surround the famous volcano, offer visitors an intriguing mix of sights and activities.<p>Kamakura<p>The charming …

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Greening Our Streets

In the circles I travel, there is a lot of discussion about the importance of streets and their design to our communities. In short, for many decades there has been too little attention paid to the effect of streets on pedestrians, bicyclists, transit users, merchants and their customers, on …

Here is the absolute minimum price for most of the world's major oil projects

In the second half of 2014, oil prices crashed.<p>Brent crude, the international benchmark, fell from around $110 to a barrel to $60, while West Texas Intermediate crude fell from around $100 to $50.<p>As the price of oil crashed, many wondered at what price oil projects would no longer be feasible.<p>This …

We Can Be A Garden City, A Garden Region

<i>Third and final in a series exploring where the Greater New Haven Region is now, how it got to where it is and how it might imagine itself in the</i> …

Plants Could Pave The Way For Greener Roads

Instead of gold the streets are paved with plant compounds<p>The road of the future will probably be incredibly high-tech: able to inform drivers of hazardous conditions, charge buses, and even communicate with the cars driving on top of it. But will the road of the future be made of green …

Why smart growth cities are safer, healthier, and wealthier — TheCityFix

A new report from the New Climate Economy project examines the choice that rapidly developing cities like Ahmedabad have between a future of costly …

22 Things to Know Before Dating an Asian Girl

Get ready to eat all the food.<p><b>1. I will make you to take off your shoes in my house.</b> So keep your feet fresh and/or wear socks. And never, ever try to get on the bed with your shoes on.<p><b>2. I like to use chopsticks in new and interesting ways.</b> Having been taught to use chopsticks before I learned to …