Kuwait Dust Storms Stall Flights

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Flights at Kuwait International Airport were suspended after an intensive dust storm hit the country on Monday. Emad Al Juluwi, Kuwait Civil Aviation’s Deputy Director-General for Air Navigation Services Affairs said that flights were grounded due to poor visibility at …

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Last Known Irrawady Dolphin Found Dead

Cambodian wildlife officials reported the death of the last known freshwater Irrawaddy dolphin on the stretch of the Mekong River in northeastern Cambodia on Wednesday. The dolphin was found dead on Tuesday on a riverbank in Stung Treng province near …

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Schools in Oman Shut Due to Heavy Rainfalls

The government of Oman on Tuesday declared a holiday for all governmental-run and private schools due to heavy rainfalls. Oman’s Civil Aviation Authority’s weather office said rains could continue until the weekend. “The heavy rain falls caused serious damage to …

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U.K.’s Woodland Approaches ‘Crisis Point’ Amid Wildlife Decline, Report Warns

A “barrage” of threats has pushed woodlands in the United Kingdom to a “crisis point,” a report warned. Only 7% of woodlands were in good ecological condition as they face threats that include climate change, habitat damage, and nitrogen pollution, …

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U.K.’s Woodland Approaches ‘Crisis Point’ Amid Wildlife Decline, Report Warns

A “barrage” of threats has pushed woodlands in the United Kingdom to a “crisis point,” a report warned. Only 7% of woodlands were in good ecological condition as they face threats that include climate change, habitat damage, and nitrogen pollution, …

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