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Pokemon Go Celebrates Water Festival, Good Chance To Catch Rare Pokemons

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Amongst those creatures are none other than Magikarp and Gyarados , which have a heightened chance of appearing during the ongoing event. Pokemon GO launched a surprise event today, one entirely centered around water-type Pokemon . In total, 185 players have already caught a shiny Pokemon , while 2,965 have not encountered one. That's the million dollar question. You can only tell if a Pokemon is a Shiny Pokemon by tapping on it and beginning an encounter. Read More »

Tom Latham Stuns Faf Du Plessis With Catch of the Season

Later, Latham continued the good work with the bat as he scored 42 not out and guided New Zealand to 67/0 at stumps along with Jeet Raval in response to the visitor's first innings total of 314, after de Kock's brilliant 90 off 118 balls in a rain-hit day at Seddon Park. Read More »

Millions worldwide to turn off lights for Earth Hour 2017

In a video message, UN Secretary-General António Guterres, said: "Climate change continues to imperil lives and livelihoods around the world". "There's never been a more critical moment in the fight", said Terry Macko. A year ago was - again - the hottest on record. According to Siddarth Das, with World Wildlife Fund that heads Earth Hour , what originally began as a one city event in 2007, taking place in Sydney, Australia, will now be celebrated in more than 180 countries across the ... Read More »

Trump losing streak continues as Obamacare bluff is called

The coverage losses predicted by CBO forced Republican congressmen to face up to the fact that universal coverage has never been a goal of the conservative movement or the GOP. The bill now appears dead, with Republican lawmakers urging a return to the drawing board. On Thursday, Trump's chief strategist, Stephen Bannon, took the unusual step of traveling to Capitol Hill to deliver an ultimatum: Take a vote on Friday, win or lose. Read More »

Google app test makes editing photos more social

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Given Google's rocky past in the social media world and the piecemeal approach they've been taking to social and messaging lately, it's quite likely that these features are the end of the line for this app, and it will tie into the rest of Google's app ecosystem. Read More »

India joins the world to observe Earth Hour on Saturday

This year's Earth Hour saw participation from the top leadership of the State as well as from all the sections of the society. Summit takes part in the country's main switch-off event at SM by the Bay, Mall of Asia Complex, as the event's official hydration partner. Read More »

Turn lights off, help make a positive difference

Pakistan, along with the rest of the world, will observe Earth Hour on Saturday. Buckingham Palace was one of many landmarks across the world to mark the hour, which is all about protecting the planet and helping to reverse global warming. Read More »

COMMENT: Lights out movement celebrates 10 years of progress on climate change

The event is not aimed at demonstrably reducing the amount of carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere - such an effort would require tens of millions of people to shut off lights for much longer than an hour. Countries and prominent personalities worldwide have joined in the cause to observe Earth Hour . PEOPLE are being urged to join United Kingdom landmarks and famous sites around the world as they switch off their lights for an hour on Saturday night to back action on climate change. Read More »

GOP health care failure will make tax reform much harder

A senior White House official, however, said it was unlikely that Trump would ramp up a major sales effort on tax reform immediately, given his team had been planning on using the coming days to push for Senate action on the health-care bill. Read More »

Pakistan observes Earth Hour today

More than 170 countries and territories are joining in for Earth Hour , and this will be the 11th year in a row that this event has taken place. Around the world homes, workplaces and iconic landmarks will be going dark for an hour in the world's biggest demonstration of support for action on climate change. Read More »

Earth Hour 2017: Don't turn on the lights this weekend

On Saturday, March 25, individuals, organizations, private companies, and public offices switched off their lights to participate in the hour-long Earth Hour campaign from 8:30 to 9:30 pm. Since scientists recorded the Earth's hottest temperatures in the modern era for the third year in a row in 2016, officials said the call to "change climate change" has never been more urgent. Read More »

Pakistan to observe Earth hour today

Weather patterns, climates and natural environments are changing quicker than wildlife or people can adapt. It's impossible to forget the fact that we're in the midst of a climate change crisis at the moment. Referring to the United Nations climate pact that countries signed past year in order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions worldwide, Macko adds, " Earth Hour is the opportunity to send a message that we remain steadfast in delivering on the goals of the Paris Agreement ". Read More »

Southgate confirms Hart decision; rules out defender

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Unlike many of his predecessors, Southgate isn't concerned about having a permanent figurehead captain and he will consider his options for each game. "Supporters represent the country when they go away and the majority do that". We have some who unfortunately were chanting things in Germany that were unacceptable but we would prefer to focus on those that support us well and get behind the team. Read More »

Doping 'the worst thing to be accused of', says Wiggins

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Sir Bradley became the first British victor of the Tour de France in 2012. It's the worst thing to be accused of when you're a man of my integrity, if you like, what I believe anyway, and what I've done to get where I am today. "But fortunately there is an investigation under way and I can't say too much but that will run its course". Eventually I will get my say and there is a lot to say. Read More »

Tri-Cities residents urged to go dark for Earth Hour

Contribute your 60 minutes from the entire year to protect our Mother Planet - Earth; Join forces for " Earth Hour " today, from 8.30p.m to 9.30p.m. Abella said the Filipino people's observance of the event signifies that the Philippines is "an Earth Hour hero country". Read More »

Belarus cracks down on mounting protests

The Belarus president earlier in the week accused a "fifth column" in the country of working with foreign agents to try to topple him. Saturday was the fiercest crackdown on public dissent since the 2010 postelection demonstrations, when hundreds were beaten and arrested, including numerous country's opposition leaders . Read More »

Global warming could make us shorter: Research

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And accompanying these earlier predictions and estimations, a new worldwide study has come up with another astonishing fact which blames human-caused global warming for being the primary cause of the declining number of mammals across the world. Read More »

Rice Energy indicated as Buy By Stifel Nicolaus

According to an update released by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus the broker has now set a "Buy" rating on shares of Rice Energy (NYSE:RICE) with a price target of 32. Rice Energy has with a one year low of $12.32 and a one year high of $29.36 and has a market capitalization of $0. (RICE) could bring EPS of $0.03/share. Read More »

Should Analysts Trust GoPro on Guidance?

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The stock was range-bound for the rest of the session and closed up by 1.16 at $8.51 with volume at over a 4-month high. GoPro has a one year low of $7.14 and a one year high of $17.68. Finally, Wedbush set a $9.00 price objective on shares of GoPro and gave the company a "hold" rating in a report on Wednesday, February 8th. "In view of realised and expected labour market conditions and inflation, the committee chose to raise the target range for the federal funds rate", the Federal Open ... Read More »

Brighton Pier to join big switch off for climate change

Earth Hour 2017 is on March 25 when some of the world's best landmarks will remain dark to show support for action on Climate Change. Australia, in 2007, Earth Hour has slowly developed into a global movement. Supporters in Uganda and Hungary are pushing for a shift to renewable energy. Despite the terror attack in Westminster on Wednesday, the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben are joining more than 270 landmarks across the United Kingdom in switching off the lights for conservation ... Read More »

Environment Canada issues freezing rain advisory

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Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots will become icy, slippery and hazardous. Slow down driving in slippery conditions. Sudbury and much of northeastern Ontario is under a freezing rain warning. But take heart. Temperatures are expected to climb back up past the freezing mark Sunday, reaching a high of 6 C. The temperature will rise again Sunday morning and change any freezing rain into regular rain. Read More »

Earth Hour to be celebrated tonight

According to him, the country is among the 10 countries worst hit by climate change. A year ago 178 countries and took part. In 2017, iconic buildings in more than 172 countries will switch off their lights when the clock ticks around to 8:30 p.m. Read More »

Lights off: WWF-Pakistan's Earth hour celebrations take centre stage

Indonesian artists perform to symbolize the balance between human being and nature during Earth Hour environmental campaign in Surabaya, eastern Java island on Saturday. local time on Saturday. But the most important question is are we doing enough? This initiative started 11 years ago to show commitment to the protection of the environment . Read More »