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Ed Miliband, the newly-elected leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party, waves to supporters prior to his keynote speech at the party's annual conference, in Manchester, England, Tuesday Sept. 28, 2010.
Britain   Ed Miliband   Operation Protective Edge   Photos   Wikipedia: Ed Miliband
 Belfast Telegraph 
Miliband meets Obama at White House
Labour leader Ed Miliband has met US president Barack Obama at the White House. Mr Obama dropped in on talks between the British politician and US National Security Advisor Susan Green for around 25... (photo: AP / Lefteris Pitarakis)
File - A variety of corals form an outcrop on Flynn Reef, part of the Great Barrier Reef near Cairns, Queensland, Australia.
Abbot Point   Coral Reef   Photos   UNESCO   Wikipedia: Environmental threats to the Great Barrier Reef
 Canberra Times 
Great Barrier Reef will be 'pretty ugly' by 2050
Great Barrier Reef. Photo: Tourism and Events Queensland The Great Barrier Reef is in the worst state it's been in since records began and will be "pretty ugly" within 40 years, Australian... (photo: Creative Commons / Toby Hudson)
Shark Fins  The Hindu 
Airline companies urged to ban shark fin shipments
Shark fin soup may be an Asian delicacy. But the international trade in shark fins is pushing several shark species to the brink, say environmental groups, as they urge airline companies to stop... (photo: AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Airlines   Humane Society International   Photos   Shark Fin Soup   Wikipedia: Shark finning
In this photo taken Friday, July 8, 2011, smoke bellows from a chimney stack at BlueScope Steel's steelworks at Port Kembla, south of Sydney, Australia. Australia will force its 500 worst polluters to pay 23 Australian dollars ($25) for every ton of carbon dioxide they emit, with the government promising to compensate households hit with higher power bills under a plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions unveiled Sunday, July 10, 2011.  The Guardian 
Australia kills off carbon tax
Senate makes good prime minister's ‘pledge in blood’ to ‘axe the tax’, with nation unlikely to meet 5% emissions reduction target Business as usual: the Australian government's Direct Action policy is... (photo: AP / Rob Griffith)
Carbon Emission   Carbon Tax - Australia   Greenhouse Gases   Photos   Wikipedia: Carbon pricing in Australia
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Thailand warned it faces international sanctions over illegal ivory trade South China Morning Post
Thailand warned it faces international sanctions over illegal ivory trade
Thailand faces an international wildlife trade ban unless it reins in its ivory sector, which is a magnet for traffickers, said the governing body of the Convention on... (photo: WN / Marzena J.)
Elephants   Ivory   Photos   Thailand   Wikipedia: Thailand
Avacado Tree At Simarjarunjung The Wichita Eagle
State parks get boost from Fourth of July traffic
No fatalities in Kansas state parks, or the reservoirs they serve, over the Fourth of July holiday weekend was the best news Linda Lanterman could hear. Second was that... (photo: WN / Periasamy)
Kansas   Photos   Tourism   Wikipedia: Kansas   Wildlife
Matsushima Miyagi Japan The Siasat Daily
Quake triggers tsunami in Japan
Tokyo, July 12: A minor tsunami hit the Tohoku region in Japan near the Fukushima nuclear plant after a 6.8 magnitude earthquake hit the pacific coast. According to the... (photo: Creative Commons / Chensiyuan)
Earthquake   Japan   Photos   Tohoku   Wikipedia: Tsunami
Two people walk through an early morning mist in Prospect Park in the borough of Brooklyn in New York on Monday, Oct. 27, 2008. The Daily Telegraph
Lifestyle calculator reveals how to live 10 years longer
Related Articles Thousands of lives could be saved by blood test 23 Sep 2013 Coca Cola in controversy over £20m 'anti-obesity' drive 25 May 2014 The projection was barely... (photo: AP / Peter Morgan)
Exercise   Longevity   Photos   Wikipedia: Lifestyle (sociology)   Healthy Diet
Your building not yet green? Think retrofit, Hyderabad tells IT cos The Hindu
Your building not yet green? Think retrofit, Hyderabad tells IT cos
Going green made easy. If you are an enterprise and have not factored in the green building norms at the time of construction, you can think of ‘retrofit’.... (photo: Creative Commons / Joe Mabel)
Construction   Hyderabad   Information Techology   Photos   Wikipedia: Green building
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