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Pollution from diesel cars is 50% higher than originally thought, study claims

Pollution from diesel cars is 50% higher than originally thought, study claims

On Monday, the Diesel Technology Forum responded to an article in Nature with a statement that supported "improved real-world testing" of diesel emissions. Southern California has made tremendous progress reducing smog since the 1970s, but the region still doesn't meet federal health standards. Last night Roy Harrison, a professor of environmental health at the University of Birmingham , said: "This is a rigorous study which highlights the serious consequences which have resulted ...


DCC forecasts another year of profit growth after profit beat

DCC forecasts another year of profit growth after profit beat

DCC committed £554m to acquisitions in the past financial year. In January, DCC bought 97% of France's Gaz Europeen. The comments came after the Dublin-based conglomerate reported its operating profit surged by 21 per cent a year ago to £345 million (€405.2 million) as its largest division, DCC Energy, benefited from European filling station and gas firm deals and sterling weakness following the Brexit referendum.


RJD, BJP workers clash in Patna

RJD, BJP workers clash in Patna

If you try to suppress my voice I will only emerge even stronger as people understand everything. The protest started when a group of Chatra (student) RJD workers, holding an "Akrosh march" to protest against the IT department raids on 22 locations involving Lalu Prasad, reached near the BJP office.



Trump's leak to Russians puts in jeopardy Israeli mole within Islamic State

He wrote: "As President I wanted to share with Russian Federation (at an openly scheduled W.H. meeting) which I have the absolute right to do, facts pertaining to terrorism and airline flight safety". Yet despite the anxiety and displeasure voiced by McCain and a handful of other prominent GOP lawmakers, Republicans did not appear poised to abandon a president who remains critical to their goals of acting on health care and tax legislation.



Israel Provided Intelligence President Trump Shared With Russians

The latest political thunderclap echoed late Tuesday with multiple media outlets reporting that the president had intervened in an Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of his former national security adviser Michael Flynn. "This is perhaps the gravest allegation of presidential misconduct in the four months of the Trump administration", the blog said. The Post has stood by its report , saying the president acknowledges that "facts" were shared with Russian envoys.


Pakistan violates ceasefire in Balakote sector of Jammu and Kashmir

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Balakote sector of Jammu and Kashmir

Villagers along the India-Pakistan border in Jammu and Kashmir are suffering the brunt of cross-border firing and over 100 people have been shifted to safer places. The DC confirmed that damage assessment teams were withdrawn at 5.30 PM after intermittent small arms firing by Pakistan. He said 1,795 people have taken refuge in various relief camps in Nowshera.