12 August 2022


Arctic warming 4 times faster than rest of planet: Climate study (2)
Finnish researchers say climate models have underestimated the pace of warming in the Arctic region. The team found that even state-of-the-art climate models predicted Arctic warming to be approximately one third lower than what the observed data showed [File: Mario Hoppmann/Alfred Wegener Institute /EPA] Published On 11 Aug 2022 The Arctic has warmed nearly four times faster than the rest of the planet
India at 75: dreams of a Hindu nation leave minorities sleepless (4)
Issued on: 12/08/2022 - 04:54 4 min Varanasi (India) (AFP) - The Hindu priest on the banks of the holy river Ganges spoke softly, but had a threatening message 75 years after the birth of independent India: his religion must be the heart of Indian identity. "We must change with time," said Jairam Mishra.
Oil demand rises as gas prices surge: IEA (2)
Global oil demand will rise more than previously forecast this year as heatwaves and soaring gas prices are prompting countries to switch fuels for power generation, the International Energy Agency said on Thursday. Oil prices have dropped by $30 per barrel from a peak in June due to growing supplies and "escalating concerns over the deteriorating economic outlook", the Paris-based agency said in a monthly report.
New study reveals why intense thinking can be as tiring as physical labour (3)
Health New study reveals why intense thinking can be as tiring as physical labour A woman is seeing under mental stress in this file photo (Photo by Andrea Piacquadio via Pexels) While the effects of physical labour on one's body are well known, scientists are still deciphering the toll mental labour has on us.
Wolfsburg's Kovac Returns To Bayern Munich With A Point To Prove (3)
Zeeshan Mehtab Published August 12, 2022 | 08:50 AM Berlin, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 12th Aug, 2022 ) :When new Wolfsburg coach Niko Kovac makes his return to the Allianz Arena to take on Bayern this Sunday, he is unlikely to receive the warm welcome former double winners would usually be afforded. Kovac coached Bayern to a Bundesliga and German Cup double in 2018-19, but was forced out of the club midway through 2019-20 with his side fourth
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