Tag: Madrid

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  • War against Nature~I

    War against Nature~I

    Humanity is running out of time. It will be a race against time if concrete action is not taken sooner rather than later. Before the Madrid conference, the UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, observed that the world's efforts to stop climate change have been utterly inadequate‘ with global warming reaching a point of no return.

    January 8, 2020
  • Chemical pollution

    Chemical pollution

    As the mechanism of handling, storing and management of radioactive wastes is complicated, setting up of underground laboratories for carrying out measurement, experiments and grading of the radioactive wastes is indispensable. The Earth should be free from chemical, radioactive and other pollution in order to maintain the ecological balance and thus provide a decent sustainable habitat not only for the future generations but also for the world's living creatures.

    December 23, 2019
  • Fizzle in Madrid

    Fizzle in Madrid

    That will be a difficult task, if the trend of discussions at the two-weeklong Madrid conference is any indication.

    December 17, 2019
  • India and Climate

    India and Climate

    The improvement in India’s position is embedded in the current level of per capita emissions and use of energy.

    December 14, 2019
  • 8-year-old activist from India shines at COP25 Global Climate Summit

    8-year-old activist from India shines at COP25 Global Climate Summit

    Licypriya Kangujam had to drop out of school in February as she could not attend most of her classes. Activism, including participating in a weekly protest outside the Parliament house, took up most of her time.

    December 12, 2019
  • Decadal heat

    Decadal heat

    The findings have been disclosed as the world’s governments gathered in Madrid for a critical UN conference on climate.

    December 8, 2019
  • ‘Do it for our children’: Parents plead at UN climate meet

    ‘Do it for our children’: Parents plead at UN climate meet

    On Monday, as 40 heads of state took turns working similar themes, Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen at one point held up a stuffed polar bear.

    December 6, 2019
  • Davis Cup sees dawn of new era

    Davis Cup sees dawn of new era

    Because many considered the previous format no longer compatible with the modern game, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) approved a new model in August 2018.

    November 17, 2019
  • Spain returns to the polls amid tensions over Catalonia

    Spain returns to the polls amid tensions over Catalonia

    More than 600 people were injured in the protests, which saw demonstrators torching barricades and throwing stones and Molotov cocktails at police.

    November 10, 2019
  • Jharkhand’s Komalika Bari is recurve cadet world champion

    Jharkhand’s Komalika Bari is recurve cadet world champion

    Komalika showed great composure to take a 4-0 lead and went on to finish the contest 7-3.

    August 26, 2019
  • Jamshedpur FC rope in Spanish midfielder Aitor Monroy

    Jamshedpur FC rope in Spanish midfielder Aitor Monroy

    The 31-year-old defensive midfielder began his professional career with Atletico de Madrid's ‘C' team, later moving up the ranks to their ‘B' team as a 19-year-old.

    July 19, 2019
  • Deportivo Alaves confirm signing of forward Lucas Perez

    Deportivo Alaves confirm signing of forward Lucas Perez

    Last season he scored six goals in 19 appearances in all competitions for West Ham, but was never first choice in the side with Marko Arnautovic and Javier Hernandez preferred in attack.

    June 4, 2019
  • Liverpool, Tottenham Hotspur go glory-hunting in Madrid

    Liverpool, Tottenham Hotspur go glory-hunting in Madrid

    It is the first time that Tottenham has qualified for the Champions League final and the club has not won a trophy since 2008.

    June 1, 2019
  • UEFA Champions League final to generate 123 million euros

    UEFA Champions League final to generate 123 million euros

    The coordinator of the Business Union for Tourism Promotion in Madrid, Vicente Pizcueta, told Efe that the city should brace for the arrival of between 60,000-70,000 English fans, some 34,000 of whom will have bought their ticket to the final through their club.

    May 24, 2019
  • Argentina train in Madrid ahead of friendly

    Argentina train in Madrid ahead of friendly

    Messi scored three goals for Barca on Sunday in a LaLiga victory over Real Betis, while Inter Milan's Lautaro Martinez got the winner for his team in last weekend's derby against AC Milan.

    March 19, 2019
  • Juventus notch win over Napoli

    Juventus notch win over Napoli

    Ronaldo had snatched a bad pass from Kevin Malcuit and looked to have a perfect scoring chance when Meret darted out to challenge him and he went down, although it was not clear whether the goalkeeper actually touched him.

    March 4, 2019
  • Barca confirm first signing for next season

    Barca confirm first signing for next season

    The highly rated youngster, who can play in either central defence or in a holding role in midfield.

    January 9, 2019