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Over-population, scarcity of resources making life tough for Pindiites

The News International 27 Sep 2021
Almost all basic needs like electricity, gas, pure water, transport, roads, sewerage system, playgrounds, forests, educational institutions, hygienic food, health facilities, and healthy atmosphere are continuously going down in the garrison city ... The water level has gone to over 600 feet down, he warned.
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Energy supply controls should not be at the cost of progress

China Daily 27 Sep 2021
Although the power suppliers were required to spare no effort to ensure the power supply to residential communities, hospitals, schools, telecommunications and public transport, some neighborhoods have had their electricity and water cut off, and even traffic signals and elevators have stopped working ... .
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What is the best solution for Karachi?

The News International 27 Sep 2021
It is also a myth that Karachi never had any Master Plan ... It should collect all the relevant taxes ... Can’t they sit together along with some of the former mayors and planners to decide the fate of this city, which for decades giving 70 per cent of revenue to Pakistan and in return gets no water or electricity, no sewerage and no transport ... ISLAMABAD ... .
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'Snowball's chance in hell': Ex-HGV driver says visas won't solve shortages by Christmas

ITV 26 Sep 2021
you've got no idea what the transport sector is all about"Play video. "I read someone on Twitter - 'until you've slept in a lay-by, gone to the toilet in a milk bottle every morning and washed yourself with baby wipes and cold water, you've got no idea what the transport sector is all about'.".
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Buyer of tiny Nevada town finds plentiful water underground

Elko Daily Free Press 26 Sep 2021
“We could have an unlimited amount of water,” he said during an interview in Cal-Nev-Ari’s casino and restaurant building ... But the buyers could be sitting on plenty of water in a region grappling with drought ... But, she noted, she pumped plenty of water for Nevada Department of Transportation projects, and the wells never drew down.
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Rob Roper: Questions For Climate Council

Caledonian Record 26 Sep 2021
And, lastly, if the goal of the Council is the total electrification of Vermont’s transportation sector, housing sector (heat, water, etc.), what happens when the increasingly unpredictable and more violent weather patterns you are forecasting for the future knock out power for ...
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I took a sailing holiday – on one of Norfolk’s historic wherries

The Observer 26 Sep 2021
As a sustainable form of transport, a wooden boat being propelled across the water by the wind is about as low-carbon as you can get ... I descend the narrow staircase and am transported back to the elegance of the 1920s ... I sing Billy Bragg’s A New England, wishing on “space hardware” as a flotilla of swans sail by and bats flit above the water.
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Only technical competence will overcome the incoherent politics of conviction

Irish Independent 26 Sep 2021
In the past week alone there have been headlines about major failures in sectors that include water, energy supply, transport, and housing ... Competence has been in our bones since the birth of the State ... This winter the damage of their misguided and naive energy and transport policies will finally be seen and felt by the general population. .
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UK to issue 5,000 temporary visas to tackle truck driver shortage

Anadolu Agency 26 Sep 2021
According to a statement by the Department for Transport on Saturday, 5,000 HGV drivers will be able to come to the UK for 3 months in the run-up to Christmas in order to provide "short-term relief for the haulage industry" ... “This announcement is the equivalent of throwing a thimble of water on a bonfire.".
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New tower needed for ‘Finest Water in America’

Mesabi Daily News 26 Sep 2021
The water tower reconstruction at $1.45 million is proposed as Phase 3 ... Early settlers to Buhl paid a local man — Al Goldbrandt — at a rate of five cents for a pail, fifty cents for a bucket, or one dollar a barrel for water he hauled from a nearby spring, and transported to Buhl in a sled or small wagon ... good drinking water and public restrooms.”.
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Public Sector

Messenger-Inquirer 26 Sep 2021
Gov. Andy Beshear has made the following appointments to Kentucky boards and commissions. ... • Brian Wright of Owensboro has been appointed as a member of Water Transportation Advisory Board, effective Oct ... .
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Flood-prevention work planned for A39 in Somerset

BBC News 26 Sep 2021
A flood-prone section of a road is set to get a £350,000 upgrade ... Bigger pipes, concrete chambers and a catch pit will be built so large volumes of water can drain away. Cabinet member for transport John Woodman said ... If we don't, the problem will only get worse," he added ... .
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Piers Corbyn disrupts climate debate featuring brother Jeremy

The Observer 26 Sep 2021
As Keir Starmer confirmed that he was retreating from Labour’s commitment to nationalising energy, Corbyn called for collective global action on the climate emergency and “public ownership of energy, of water and all the other transport industries, with public investment” that ...
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Changing Tides: Lose the seagrass and lose the fisheries

Fayetteville Observer 26 Sep 2021
A small net dipped into a patch of grass submerged in shin-deep water near the edge of a salt Chamarsh on the central North Carolina coast ... From Corolla to Calabash, a confluence of tropical water from the Gulf Stream blends with a countercurrent of chilly sea transported on the Labrador Current from the North Atlantic, nourishing the grasses.
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Commissioners to meet Monday

Corsicana Daily Sun 26 Sep 2021
A meeting of the Navarro County Commissioners Court will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept ... Third Ave ... • Consideration of Burn Ban ... • Consideration of approving a resolution to accept a portion of FM 3041 from FM 1129 to NE CR 0190 from Texas Department of Transportation. • Consideration of approving MEN Water Supply Corporation to cross SE CR 2140, Pct.
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