BEIJING (AP) — China is reviving growth of its nuclear power industry with approval of its first new project since Japan’s 2011 Fukushima disaster.
TOKYO (AP) — Nobel-winning author Kenzaburo Oe says Japan’s push to restart some nuclear reactors following the Fukushima disaster could lead to another crisis, and has urged Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to follow Germany’s example and phase out atomic energy.
When the elephants are gone, The Greatest Show on Earth will never be the same again. Animal lovers worldwide welcomed the recent announcement of Feld Entertainment, the parent company of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, to end elephant circuses by 2018. The company said 13 elephants will be finally off the road by then.
BEIJING (AP) — A popular documentary about China’s environmental woes that has been viewed hundreds of millions of times over the past week has been removed from Chinese websites.
BEIJING (AP) – China’s severe environmental problems and government pledges to fix them have dominated the start of the country’s closely watched annual legislative meeting this week, as leaders try to ease public worries about air, water and soil contamination that threatens to derail China’s economic rise.
Maldives ex-president will not appeal 13-year jail sentence
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