Dublin city shortlisted for Capitals of Smart Tourism award

Dublin has been shortlisted from seven European cities for the 2022 title of Smart Tourism Capitals. Ireland’s own city of fairs will compete with Bordeaux, Copenhagen, Florence, Ljubljana in Slovenia and Palma and Valencia in Spain for the prestigious award. The European Capitals of Smart Tourism 2022 program is the …

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Where to see the next solar eclipse

September 2, 2035 This eclipse will affect four countries, with a maximum total duration of 2 minutes 54 seconds. In China, the first city in the shadows is Jiuquan, whose one million inhabitants will benefit from 51 seconds of totality. The 2 million inhabitants of Baotou will attend 49 seconds, …

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Evacuees from Kabul: 6 Bangladeshis returned from Spain

Six Bangladeshis recently evacuated from Afghanistan and airlifted to Spain were repatriated yesterday from the European country. The names and identities of the Bangladeshis could not be known immediately. For all the latest news, follow the Daily Star’s Google News channel. A Turkish Airways flight carrying them touched down at …

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Flora Cardoni and Michael Mann: Keystone State Keys to Addressing the Climate Crisis

Tropical Depression (formerly Hurricane) Ida hit us hard, depositing torrential rains causing flooding over a huge part of the eastern United States. Here in Pennsylvania, dangerous flash floods and tornadoes have destroyed homes and vehicles, disrupted and contaminated water supplies, devastated communities and resulted in tragic and preventable deaths. Sadly, …

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Tallinn has just been named Green Capital of Europe for 2023

The Estonian capital of Tallinn has been crowned the Green Capital of Europe for 2023. Yesterday evening, the highly anticipated environmental award was presented in the Finnish city of Lahti, respective winner in 2021. Tallinn beat the competition of Krakow, Poland; Sofia, Bulgaria and Helsingborg, Sweden will be recognized as …

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