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Russell Brand talks revolution with Owen Jones  follow it live 24.10.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page

In a Guardian Live event from 7pm BST onwards, Russell Brand is in discussion with Owen Jones for an audience in central London, with their conversation beamed to Picturehouse cinemas across the country. If you cant make it, follow the developments here as the pair debate a new vision for political action

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Five graphs that explain the EU 2030 energy and climate deal 23.10.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
As David Cameron prepares to join EU leaders to set new targets for emissions, energy savings and renewables, we look at the data and what it means for the UK David Cameron joins other EU leaders on Thursday to decide a new set of energy and climate targets for Europe for the first time in half a decade. On the table are three new targets for 2030. The big one is a binding goal of getting Europes emissions down 40% on 1990 levels, a cut that international observers and environmentalists say is unambitious . Heres the chart that explains why the pink line is what the blocs 28 countries are already on track for, and the green is where emissions should end up with the ...
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Twenty MPs declare more than £100,000 from second jobs 23.10.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page

Former ministers among those saying that they received combined £7.1m in income from outside parliament

MPs, including former coalition ministers who have since returned to the backbenches, have declared more than £7.1m earnings from second jobs and outside interests, according to parliamentary records.

An analysis by the Guardian shows that 26 MPs declared more earnings from directorships, paid employment or shareholdings than they did from their parliamentary salary, with more than 20 declaring more than £100,000 in outside earnings in the latest register of members interests.

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Fusion energy holds key to power dream 23.10.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Fusion energy holds key to power dream
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Coal-rich Poland ready to block EU climate deal 23.10.2014 Sify News
European Union leaders meeting in Brussels to stamp their new, ambitious greenhouse gas emissions plan should prepare for unyielding opposition from coal-reliant Poland and other East European
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EU leaders seek climate deal, but are divided over costs 23.10.2014 FirstPost: World

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European leaders aim to agree a new decade of energy policy to cut climate-warming gas emissions out to 2030 at an EU summit on Thursday, though sharp differences over sharing the cost means a deal could elude them. The 28 member states want to set the pace for a global pact to be hammered out in Paris next year with industrial powers from Asia, North America and the rest of the world.

The post EU leaders seek climate deal, but are divided over costs appeared first on Firstpost.

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Mazda roadster in Guinness World Records 22.10.2014 Sify Finance
MX-5 Miata roadster is like letting loose of heavy burdens.
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Ed Davey attacks coalition partners over pledge to end wind subsidies 22.10.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
Energy secretary says the party that takes wind off the table is reckless in an attack quickly dismissed by Tory minister

Ed Davey, the energy and climate change secretary, has accused his coalition government partners of reckless behaviour for their manifesto commitment to end subsidies for onshore wind.

The Lib Dem MP said Britain needed as many renewable energy technologies as possible but his attack was immediately dismissed as his view by one of his own ministers, the Tory MP Amber Rudd.

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The top 10 civil war novels 22.10.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page

From Roman legions to medieval mayhem, Cavaliers and Roundheads to the crushing of ideals in the 20th century, there is fertile ground for drama in civil war

National wars foster unity; civil wars are defined by its collapse. And that makes for great storytelling. Division means tension, choice - the things that stories feed on. Its not surprising that the civil wars of history have been fertile ground for writers; and here are 10 great examples.

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Power-line to Kerala via Kodagu a disaster 22.10.2014 Star of Mysore
Power-line to Kerala via Kodagu a disaster
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To improve eco-friendly urban mobility, innovation has much scope 22.10.2014 ET: Opinion
Seen in that light, even the £600 million that the city would have to fork out to build it may be deemed worthwhile.
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Strong winds hit Britain, one killed 22.10.2014 Zee News : World
Strong gusts blew down a tree in London, killing a woman Tuesday morning as heavy winds swept parts of Britain, authorities said.
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Strong winds hit Britain, one killed 21.10.2014 All News-IANS Stories
Strong gusts blew down a tree in London, killing a woman Tuesday morning as heavy winds swept parts of Britain, authorities said.
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Strong winds hit Britain, one killed 21.10.2014 New Kerala: World News
London, Oct 21 : Strong gusts blew down a tree in London, killing a woman Tuesday morning as heavy winds swept parts of Britain, authorities said.
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UK storms leave woman dead, homes without power and transport disrupted 21.10.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
Trees fall, killing woman in London and injuring three others in West Sussex as remnants of hurricane Gonzalo bring high winds

A woman has died after a tree fell into a street in west London as Britain was battered by strong winds caused by the remnants of hurricane Gonzalo.

Another three people were taken to hospital after being injured by a fallen tree in West Sussex as gusts and heavy rain left hundreds of homes without power and brought widespread disruption to people travelling by road, rail, air and sea. A wind speed of 108mph was recorded in the Cairngorms mountain range in the Scottish Highlands, while there were gusts of more than 60mph in several areas of the country including north-west Wales, the Isle of Wight, West Yorkshire and Cumbria.

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Greenko raises $125 mn investment from EIG 21.10.2014 HBL: Companies
Renewable energy company Greenko, through its subsidiary Greenko Mauritius, has secured commitment for $125-million investment from EIG Global Energy Partners, Washington D.C. The compan...
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Hurricane Gonzalo: UK storms cause rush-hour disruption 21.10.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page

Tail end of hurricane Gonzalo brings high winds and heavy rain with worst conditions being experienced in Scotland

The remnants of hurricane Gonzalo have blown into Britain, causing rush-hour travel disruption for road, rail and air travellers.

High winds and heavy rain led to 110 flights being cancelled at Heathrow.

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With the wind 21.10.2014 Hindu: Home
When confronted with failure, there are two broad ways in which you can react, provided you are not giving up. You can either keep trying to push yourself towards success, or you can share the det...
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Suzlon Group awarded wind turbine orders in eight states 21.10.2014 Projects Monitor
Suzlon Group, one of the world’s leading wind turbine manufacturers, has been awarded orders for a combined capacity of 150 MW which includes orders from corporate houses such as Malpani Group, Rajasthan Gum Group, KRBL, Sterling Agro Group and an assortment of small and medium enterprises, the company announced. The projects are scheduled for execution […]
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Green policies can curb unbridled urbanisation: expert 21.10.2014 Hindu: National
The Indian ruling classes had instigated environmental disasters, ignoring the warnings about the dire effects of climate change, said political economist Amiya Kumar Bagchi
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