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What is Earth Hour, and why are the lights out?

Supporting the core theme of the annual "Earth Hour Day", Radisson Blu Paschim Vihar is all set to ring in the day by participating and turning off the lights for an hour to save energy between 8:30 and 9:30pm. 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 .

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Sensex up 111 points; oil & gas, realty stocks major gainers

Brokers said sentiment was upbeat in sync with a rebound in global markets ahead of the important vote for the healthcare bill in the US House of Representatives that could be a pointer to future policies of the Trump administration. health care bill later today". JSW Steel, SAIL, Hindalco, Tata Steel, Jindal Steel and Vedanta were down up to 2.86%. In contrast, in terms of investments, provisional data with exchanges showed that foreign institutional investors (FIIs) purchased stocks worth ...

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New York's Unemployment Rate Drops In February

Within the major sectors, there were job gains in Educational & Health Services (+400), Trade, Transportation, & Utilities (+300), Leisure & Hospitality (+200) and Manufacturing (+100). The national unemployment rate is 4.7 percent. The nation gained 235,000 jobs. The Columbus jobless rate in January was 7 percent, with the department scheduled to report metro area figures for February next week.

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Two Thirds Of Cancers Are Caused By 'Back Luck', Not Lifestyle Choices

Despite the controversy that greeted their results last time, the authors say their findings actually complement the scientific consensus on cancer: that approximately 40 percent of cases can be prevented . With each spin, or cell division, a different combination of all three factors could affect the result, and each type of cancer, in a sense, is weighted with odds.

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North Dakota governor approves concealed guns without a permit

The new law applies to people only within the state. The law, which takes effect on August 1, mandates that gun owners only need a North Dakota driver's license or state identification card for at least a year before they can carry a concealed firearm in public.

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Making marijuana legal in state focus of legislative hearing

Last year, Colorado generated almost $200 million in tax revenue taxes off $1.3 billion in marijuana revenue, according to the Colorado Department of Revenue. " Marijuana prohibition is a quagmire that creates far more problems than it prevents", said Representative Kelly Cassidy, one of the bill's sponsors.