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Push for cleaner stoves in poor countries to cut pollution

Image Credit: AP Photo/ Anupam Nath

NEW DELHI (AP) – Every evening, hundreds of millions of Indian women hover over crude stoves making dinner for their families. 770 more words

Health

Outskirts of Agra: More Time Travel and Amber That Shines Like Gold

There were two stops this day. The first was somewhere between Jaipur and Agra. Abhaneri was a 30-minute pit stop that time travelled our little tour bus back 1000 years. 325 more words

India

Why Kodavas eat pork and not beef - Part 2/2

Why Kodavas don’t eat beef? It’s simple….. Pure common sense, sense of gratitude & in harmony with the nature. Realization that a living cow is more valuable than a dead one. 1,526 more words

India

India bans burning cow dung near yellowing Taj Mahal

From Channel NewsAsia, Jan 2015

The ban on Agra residents burning cow dung, a common fuel source, is aimed at reducing carbon deposits on the Taj’s walls, spires and domes, said the chairman of the area known as the Taj Zone. 394 more words

Environmental

Kimberly Capdevila of Burlington, Iowa faces harassment charges for mailing bags of cow poo to neighbors

Des Moines Register: A southeast Iowa woman has been cited on third-degree harassment after authorities say she mailed cow poop to her neighbors over a dispute about her barking dog. 43 more words

Crime

owl tracks

One night while watching one of the pairs of great-horned owls where I wander, I stumbled on what is likely one of the pair’s tracks – right in the middle of a cow pattie! 74 more words