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New chairman sees emissions scandal as threat to VW's viability -paper 
CNBC - 10/3/2015
BERLIN, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Hans Dieter Poetsch, the incoming chairman of Volkswagen (VW), sees the scandal around the rigging of emissions tests as a threat to the firm's viability albeit a surmountable     Add Comment

Migrants disrupt train traffic between France and England 
Washington Post - 10/3/2015
By , PARIS — Rail travelers between Britain and France have been warned of delays up to three hours after a large group of migrants get on to tracks overnight in the French port city of Calais.
18 killed, 41 injured in blasts near Nigerian capital Lebanon Daily Star
Aid group phoned NATO, US officials as bombs hit Afghan hospital for nearly an hour Lebanon Daily Star
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RPT-INSIGHT-VW rivals risk bigger blow as emissions scandal hits diesel 
Reuters - 10/3/2015
(Repeats OCT 2 story. No change to text) * Small diesel cars vulnerable to extra regulatory costs * Renault, Peugeot, Fiat more exposed than Volkswagen * VW also spends much more on R&D than those
VW rivals risk bigger blow as emissions scandal hits diesel Capital Bay
VW rivals risk bigger blow as emissions scandal hits diesel Reuters Yahoo! Finance
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Volkswagen is banning the sale of 10 diesel car models in Australia following the  
Business Insider Australia - 10/3/2015
Car manufacturer Volkswagen has announced it is withdrawing the sale of selected diesel cars across the VW, Audi and Skoda range in Australia, effective immediately, as the company addresses the emissions     Add Comment

Volkswagen dealers paralyzed by emissions scandal 
SiliconValley.com - 10/3/2015
LOS ANGELES -- Lost in the flurry of corporate malfeasance and consumer outrage over the Volkswagen emissions cheating scandal is another victim -- the Volkswagen dealer. Neither employed by Volkswagen     Add Comment

Editorial: The U.S. should lead with confidence on climate change 
Washington Post - 10/3/2015
By , REPUBLICANS’ MOST potent argument against acting on climate change — that other nations won’t cut emissions, so U.S. efforts are useless — is crumbling. The European Union has had overlapping     Add Comment

Metso's in-pit crushing solution reduces emissions and improves safety at major  Download free Congoo NetPass for access
The Boston Globe - 10/1/2015
Metso's in-pit crushing solution reduces emissions and improves safety at major Russian iron ore mine Metso Corporation's press release on October 1, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. EET Metso has successfully     Add Comment

Tackling extremes: Challenges for ecological and evolutionary research on extreme  
Journal of Animal Ecology - 10/3/2015
Summary 1.Extreme climatic events (ECEs) are predicted to become more frequent as the climate changes. A rapidly increasing number of studies - though few on animals - suggest that the biological consequences     Add Comment

Don’t be green about the charm of tatami 
Japan Times - 10/3/2015
When we were thinking of buying a condominium, we visited several old danchi — apartments built by Japan’s former public housing corporation — because they were cheap and, we thought, easy to renovate.     Add Comment

Sled dogs in an age of climate change 
Japan Times - 10/3/2015
When I first went to the Canadian Arctic in 1958, sled dogs were a part of life for the indigenous Inuit and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, and part of the scenery and the soundscape for everyone     Add Comment

Warranty And Pollution Provisions Of Marine Policies Upheld 
Mondaq - 10/3/2015
Terms & Conditions and Privacy Statement Mondaq.com (the Website) is owned and managed by Mondaq Ltd and as a user you are granted a non-exclusive, revocable license to access the Website under its     Add Comment

Volkswagen suspends Australian sales of some diesel vehicles after emissions scandal 
ABC Radio Australia - 10/3/2015
Volkswagen AG says it is suspending sales of some diesel vehicles in Australia that may have been fitted with devices designed to mask the level of emissions. Volkswagen AG said today it was suspending     Add Comment

9 killed in Oregon campus shooting 
Xinhua News Agency - 10/3/2015
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Rich pickings for green thumbs 
The Hindu - 10/3/2015
The proud owner of a terrace garden in Kochi, Kerala. Photo: H. Vibhu Special Arrangement ‘There is a huge market to cater to,’ says Pankaj Arora. Photo: Urvashi Sharma TOPICS A growing tribe     Add Comment

Velocity of temperature and flowering time in wheat – Assisting breeders to keep  
Global Change Biology - 10/3/2015
Abstract By accelerating crop development, warming climates may result in mismatches between key sensitive growth stages and extreme climate events, with severe consequences for crop yield and food     Add Comment

Living Green Festival celebrates compassion for people and the planet 
Sydney Morning Herald - 10/3/2015
Five years on, Canberra's Living Green Festival looks set to be as eclectic, exciting and engaging as ever. With its slogan of "a kinder shade of green for the planet, animals and humans", the free event
Green festival opens its arms to everybody Melbourne Age
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Polish nonprofit tries building startup ecosystem 
Politico.eu - 10/3/2015
Warsaw skyline | SAUL LOEB/AFP/ Since November, the organization has analyzed more than 600 project applications, about half of them from Ukraine alone. By Andrew Kureth 10/3/15, 1:03 PM CET     Add Comment

Despite El Nino, paddy harvests take place any time: President Jokowi 
Antara News - 10/3/2015
Sukoharjo (ANTARA News) - President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has said that despite Indonesia struggling with the effects of El Nino, which has caused a prolonged drought, the country is still able to harvest     Add Comment

China's new, toughest food safety law taking effect 
Xinhua News Agency - 10/3/2015
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Brazilian president eliminates 8 ministries to cut costs Xinhua News Agency
China buzz: Flower terrace displays in Tiananmen Square Xinhua News Agency
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For tigers and bears, the grass is greener on the Chinese side 
Xinhua News Agency - 10/3/2015
HARBIN, Oct. 3 (Xinhua) -- The improved natural environment in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province has become increasingly appealing for wild animals from neighboring Russia. The provincial forestry     Add Comment
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