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The silent death of the Himalayas
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The silent death of the Himalayas

In Northern India, in Himachal Pradesh, the state where a part of this mountain range lies which also hugs the borders of China and Nepal, the present reality surprises pilgrims who arrive in search of the spirituality that has characterized this mountain chain, one of the most important in the […]

Uruguay and the vagaries of ‘La Niña’
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Uruguay and the vagaries of ‘La Niña’

A long drought lasting until June is anticipated in Uruguay. It is a serious current issue in the countryside of Uruguay due to the ‘La Niña’ phenomenon, with livestock farming being the sector most affected. Wilfredo Alayon Pérez The situation confirms reports by the meteorological department of the United Nations, […]

Moving slow in West Africa
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Moving slow in West Africa

After a 75 pence haircut and some food I decided to follow the music across the road. Inside they are showing a collection of National Geographic films, including The World’s Most Dangerous Animals and CSI (that’s Croc Scene Investigation), just the job for an exciting night out. Graham Douglas It’s […]

EU trade policies, a new age of imperialism?
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EU trade policies, a new age of imperialism?

The European Union’s latest initiative to help facilitate the export of raw materials from developing countries is threatening to undermine the development of those regions and at worst it represents “part of a new scramble for Africa”. This is according to a new report published by a coalition of organisations […]