Government initiatives

Countering the Covid19 LG Manoj Sinha receives first vaccine against COVID-19 The government of Jammu and Kashmir said 62% of people aged 45 had been vaccinated, compared to a national average of 32%. For this age group, four districts have so far achieved 90 percent coverage. The government has stated …

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This Week in West Virginia History | Putnam News

CHARLESTON – The following events occurred on these dates in West Virginia history. For more information, visit e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org. May 30, 1940: Opening of the Smoke Hole Caverns in Grant County. The cave is beautifully decorated with stalactites suspended in rows along the ceiling; the …

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A whistle in the Gard

Gard’s Bridge. Photo: © Shutterstock Follow in the footsteps of the Romans and medieval pilgrims who once roamed this glorious landscape, from its steep gorges and green pastures to the wild nature swept by the winds of the Camargue. HERITAGE COURSE UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Pont du Gard is, …

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Vaccination centers dedicated to teachers: Govt

The National Command and Operations Center (NCOC) has decided to set up dedicated COVID-19 vaccination centers across the country for teaching and non-teaching staff at all public and private educational institutions. According to the details, new vaccination centers will be established at tehsil level across the country while separate counters …

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Firefly Tourism sparks calls for sustainable practices

AAn hour’s drive southwest of Bangkok, Thailand, nestled in a bend in the Mae Klong River, is the village of Amphawa. Until recently, tourists flocked here to witness a spectacular evening light show. Thousands of men Pteroptyx malaccae the fireflies congregated in the three-story mangrove trees bordering the Mae Klong …

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Most desirable – and private

LONDON, ENGLAND – MAY 06: A woman enjoys the sunshine as she sits on the ‘Please Be … [+] Sitting ‘by Paul Cocksedge Studio, part of the’ Secret World Of Plants’ at Kew Gardens on May 06, 2021 in London, England. The festival embraces the world of plant biodiversity through …

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