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गांव-गांव में बनेंगे कृषि इंफ्रास्ट्रक्चर, किसानों को मिलेगा फसलों का वाजिब दाम | Good news PM Kisan KCC Agri infrastructure will be built in every village farmers will get fair price for their crops | TV9 Bharatvarsh

Tv9hindi - 2021-09-16 01:10

Hatim El-Hibri, Visions of Beirut: The Urban Life of Media Infrastructure (New Texts Out Now)

Jadaliyya - 2021-09-11 06:30

Jio-BP partners with BluSmart to set up EV charging infrastructure, Energy News, ET EnergyWorld

Indiatimes - 2021-09-09 17:57

Economy on the path of revival with infrastructure spending Rajiv Kumar - Business News India - टीकाकरण में तेजी, बुनियादी ढांचे पर खर्च से अर्थव्यवस्था पुनरोद्धार की राह पर : राजीव कुमार

Livehindustan - 2021-08-31 00:27

Extending broadband’s many victories

AEI - 2021-08-28 00:06
How well will the Senate infrastructure bill and the White House’s executive order on competition solve internet connectivity gaps? Should Big Tech be taxed to fund broadband initiatives? AEI’s Bret Swanson offers his two cents on today’s pressing broadba ...

Biden agrees $1tn infrastructure package with senators

Irishtimes - 2021-08-24 09:49

Building broadband in the infrastructure bill: The good, the bad, and the uncertain

AEI - 2021-08-14 00:00
Closing the digital divide is an important goal, but some provisions in the Senate infrastructure bill raise significant concerns while others punt important questions to state and federal regulators. The post Building broadband in the infrastructure bill ...

Infrastructure bill action could doom US cryptocurrency industry

AEI - 2021-08-05 00:06
Cryptocurrency regulations in the Biden administration’s “infrastructure” bill would deem anyone facilitating the processing of crypto transactions a “broker,” requiring they file information returns with the IRS. Such returns, however, would create a per ...

The incredible shrinking infrastructure pay-fors

AEI - 2021-08-05 00:06
The text and new analyses of the trillion-dollar infrastructure plan reveal it is far from paid for, despite the continued claims of bill supporters. Less than half of the bill’s overall costs are now offset. The post The incredible shrinking infrastructu ...

How did the SDF see its future in its annual meeting?

NPA Syria - 2021-08-04 17:15
HASAKAH, Syria (North Press) – The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have linked the final defeat of the Islamic State (ISIS) to the support for stabilization projects and rehabilitation of infrastructure in the region, by supporting the Autonomous Administr ...

The White House’s $65 billion broadband subsidies lack accountability. Here’s how to add it.

AEI - 2021-08-04 00:07
The White House’s bipartisan infrastructure plan allocates $65 billion for broadband without a mechanism for holding subsidy recipients accountable. Here are some suggestions. The post The White House’s $65 billion broadband subsidies lack accountability. ...

Climate-Fueled Destruction Sweeps the Globe as Senate Considers Weaker Infrastructure Bill - EcoWatch

Ecowatch - 2021-08-02 22:19

Over half of the latest infrastructure plan is “paid for” by “repurposing” deficit spending

AEI - 2021-07-31 00:06
The suggestion that “repurposed” pandemic spending can be used to pay for more new spending runs headlong into the reality that every penny of that pandemic spending was added to the deficit in the first place. The post Over half of the latest infrastruct ...

Video: Sen. Mark Warner Says He’s “Really Proud” of the Senators Who Worked Out the Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal; Calls Reconciliation Infrastructure Bill the Next “Herculean Task” That Needs To Get Done | Blue Virginia

Bluevirginia - 2021-07-30 07:38

Sen. Schumer sets Wednesday deadline for bipartisan infrastructure deal

Yahoo - 2021-07-20 20:31

Democrats unveil $3.5 trillion "human infrastructure" budget proposal

Yahoo - 2021-07-14 22:15

What should ‘care infrastructure’ for working families look like?

AEI - 2021-07-03 00:00
The pandemic does not justify permanent new entitlement programs that provide universal benefits. Policymakers should instead pursue targeted expansions to federal assistance for the neediest families that maximize flexibility and control costs to the tax ...

Destruction and fire in the Cudi, Metina and Heftanin regions

ANF - 2021-06-29 19:57
Massive destruction operations are taking place in the regions of Cudi, Metina and Heftanin to expand the military infrastructure. The unique natural environment is being permanently destroyed for the purposes of warfare. ...

Biden pulls infrastructure deal back from the brink

Yahoo - 2021-06-28 14:31

The International Coalition meets with representatives of security forces and tribal leaders in Deir Ezzor

SDF Press - 2021-06-25 21:17
Representatives of the international coalition met with representatives of the security forces, dignitaries, and tribal leaders in Deir Ezzor. The meeting focused on the security situation in the region, and the ways to improve services, infrastructure, p ...

‘Massive’ Methane Leaks Found Coming From Oil and Gas Sites in Europe

John Bolton - 2021-06-25 01:02
Leaking methane from oil and gas infrastructure is widespread across the European continent, reveals an investigation of more than 150 sites in seven countries. More than 60 percent of the sites analyzed by researchers using state-of-the-art technology we ...

What to Know in Washington: Democrats Restive on Infrastructure | Bloomberg Government

BGOV - 2021-06-14 16:16

Senate group tries one last-ditch attempt at bipartisan infrastructure bill

Yahoo - 2021-06-14 07:22

The Colonial Pipeline attack reveals the vital importance of older infrastructure workers

AEI - 2021-06-11 00:06
Due to ageism, workers who know how to operate infrastructure manually are being retired off. As seen during the Colonial Pipeline breach, this is making the United States more vulnerable to ransomware attacks. The post The Colonial Pipeline attack reveal ...

New water line to feed neighborhoods in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor

NPA Syria - 2021-06-05 17:37
#Hajin is suffering from a severe shortage of water due to the destruction to the infrastructure after the battles it witnessed between #ISIS and the #SDF. The post New water line to feed neighborhoods in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor appeared first on North press ...

5 questions for Richard Geddes on how to improve US infrastructure policy

AEI - 2021-06-04 00:04
Rick Geddes discusses discussing the current state of US infrastructure and how it can be improved going forward, with a particular focus on optimal maintenance practices and the embrace of new opportunities such as autonomous vehicles and smart-city tech ...

Don’t believe the assumption that federal infrastructure spending will create instant jobs

AEI - 2021-06-04 00:04
There are many solid reasons to focus on addressing America’s infrastructure challenges. Short-term job creation is not among them. The focus should instead be on fixing a massive backlog of deferred maintenance, speeding infrastructure owners' adoption o ...

A deep dive into infrastructure policy: My long-read Q&A with Richard Geddes

AEI - 2021-06-02 00:03
Rick Geddes discusses discussing the current state of US infrastructure and how it can be improved going forward, with a particular focus on optimal maintenance practices and the embrace of new opportunities such as autonomous vehicles and smart-city tech ...

Lawmakers should not give up on ‘user fees’

AEI - 2021-05-28 00:01
Lawmakers are currently negotiating the details of an infrastructure package, including how to raise revenue. The Republicans, however, are unwilling to raise corporate income taxes and have suggested raising “user fees” to fund the new spending. This sug ...

Biden hopes for bipartisan agreement in infrastructure meeting

Yahoo - 2021-05-14 08:43

23ABC In-Depth: Congressional leaders talk infrastructure

Yahoo - 2021-05-13 21:36

Kurdistan Regional Government provides construction updates of major infrastructure projects

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2021-05-13 00:11

KRG takes significant steps to improve electricity infrastructure in the Kurdistan Region

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2021-05-13 00:10

WH says cybersecurity to be included in Biden’s infrastructure plan after pipeline ransomware attack

Yahoo - 2021-05-12 23:29

Colonial hack: How did cyber-attackers shut off pipeline?

BBC - 2021-05-11 00:24
Attacks on critical national infrastructure are an increasing concern, experts say. ...

Corruption, unfinished infrastructure in Syria’s Suwayda

NPA Syria - 2021-05-08 19:57
Services such as roads ate often unavailable in #Syria's #Suwayda, where government corruption has ground service work to a halt for years. The post Corruption, unfinished infrastructure in Syria’s Suwayda appeared first on North press agency. ...

Support grows for defense funding in infrastructure bill - POLITICO

Politico - 2021-05-06 16:41

Ugandan Farmers Whose Land Will Soon Become a Crude Oil Pipeline Pathway Lose Years of Livelihood

John Bolton - 2021-05-05 22:50
Three years ago, Alfred Okumu Weki’s land was identified for acquisition by multinational oil companies and the Ugandan government to pave way for new oil infrastructure in the Albertine region of Western Uganda where major oil reserves were discovered ov ...

Vice President Kamala Harris visits Cincinnati for infrastructure discussion Friday

Yahoo - 2021-05-01 21:55

Rep. DeSaulnier on Biden’s infrastructure bill: Americans need modern-day tools to be productive

Yahoo - 2021-04-26 10:59

Here’s what comes next for Biden’s infrastructure plan

Yahoo - 2021-04-10 14:08

Examining the Dynamics and Factors that Contribute to the Impact of Media Reporting on Terrorism

The Global Coalition - 2021-04-09 00:39
Terrorists committing acts of communicative political violence can seek to use mass media infrastructure to further terrorism objectives and influence the public. This paper continues examination of the potential role of the media in terrorism, following ...

Energy secretary claims Biden's infrastructure bill will protect US jobs

Yahoo - 2021-04-08 19:55

'One way to reach toward a better future is to build that care infrastructure that works for us all'

Yahoo - 2021-04-08 07:03

The ‘vaccine passport’ as technology solutionism

AEI - 2021-04-08 00:02
Amidst calls for digital vaccine passports, the paper vaccine card is likely all the technology we need to create a safe, highly usable, and liberty-friendly vaccination-reporting infrastructure. The post The ‘vaccine passport’ as technology solutionism a ...

WATCH: Biden's infrastructure plan, explained

Yahoo - 2021-04-07 23:09

Indigenous Youth Rally Calls on Biden to Cancel Line 3 and Dakota Access Pipelines

John Bolton - 2021-04-06 08:32
Read time: 11 minsOn March 31, President Joe Biden unveiled the blueprint for a $2.25 trillion infrastructure package, which would include enormous investments in renewable energy, electric vehicles, and public transit, along with roads, bridges, and wate ...

Интервюта - Бояна Ачовски, Генерален секретар на международната организация Gas Infrastructure Europe (GIE)

Publics - 2021-04-05 00:37

Congress divided over Biden’s $2T infrastructure plan

Yahoo - 2021-04-04 18:56

Lawmakers urge Biden to expand infrastructure plan

Yahoo - 2021-04-03 17:25

Biden’s broadband boondoggle

AEI - 2021-04-03 00:11
A combination of private investment and well-crafted public actions would result in better outcomes for Americans than the Biden infrastructure plan’s approach to broadband. The post Biden’s broadband boondoggle appeared first on American Enterprise Insti ...

The limits of infrastructure spending to boost economic growth

AEI - 2021-04-03 00:11
Infrastructure spending can boost long-run economic growth, but there can be diminishing returns. And we shouldn’t overestimate the impact of infrastructure investment in an advanced, built-out economy like America’s. The post The limits of infrastructure ...

Biden’s infrastructure plan: Implications for broadband

AEI - 2021-04-02 00:09
Joe Biden’s American Jobs Plan accurately frames the multifaceted problem of America’s digital divide, but the plan raises more concerns than it answers about its solution to this problem. The post Biden’s infrastructure plan: Implications for broadband a ...

Biden sets out 'once-in-a-generation' $2 tn infrastructure plan

Yahoo - 2021-04-01 07:45

How state and local governments can make the most of their infrastructure

AEI - 2021-03-26 00:02
It is critical that any infrastructure bill encourage the state and local governments that own the vast majority of US infrastructure to extract latent dollars from the infrastructure they control. The post How state and local governments can make the mos ...

Anbar: From Destruction to Sustainable Recovery

The Global Coalition - 2021-03-25 09:50
When the Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) supported by the Global Coalition liberated Anbar Province from Daesh in 2017, they found the cities of Ramadi and Fallujah devastated, and thousands of residents displaced. Much of the cities’ vital infrastructure la ...

New Poll Shows Overwhelming Support for Climate Action as Congress Weighs Big Infrastructure Bill

John Bolton - 2021-03-24 23:27
Read time: 7 minsAmericans support the steps taken by the Biden administration thus far to tackle climate change by large margins, according to a new poll. The widespread support comes as the White House and the U.S. Congress gear up for a major push on a ...

Satellite internet and broadband infrastructure competition: Coming (soon) to a rural area near you

AEI - 2021-03-20 00:04
Thanks to low-orbit satellite-based broadband services, geography may no longer be a barrier to internet access. If this is the case, competition among satellite systems could invalidate the assumption that internet providers are “natural monopolies.” The ...

Russia's history of bombing civilian infrastructure in Syria

Alaraby - 2021-03-19 02:33

Infrastructure in Salah al-Din, Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2021-03-17 09:06
Approximately 100 projects have been finalised or close to completion in Salah al-Din. See how improved security has enabled local authorities to rebuild key infrastructure in the governorate allowing thousands of IDPs to resettle in their homes. Article ...

5 questions for Leah Brooks on US infrastructure costs since the 1960s

AEI - 2021-03-07 00:09
Leah Brooks explains why the rise in citizen influence on infrastructure projects has caused building costs to dramatically increase in the United States since the late 1960s. The post 5 questions for Leah Brooks on US infrastructure costs since the 1960s ...

U.S. Conducts Defensive Precision Strike

CENTCOM - 2021-03-02 23:02
“At President Biden’s direction, U.S. military forces earlier this evening conducted airstrikes against infrastructure utilized by Iranian-backed militant groups in eastern Syria. These strikes were authorized in response to recent attacks against America ...

How the rise of ‘citizen voice’ increased infrastructure costs: My long-read Q&A with Leah Brooks

AEI - 2021-03-01 00:23
Leah Brooks explains why the rise in citizen influence on infrastructure projects has caused building costs to dramatically increase in the United States since the late 1960s. The post How the rise of ‘citizen voice’ increased infrastructure costs: My lon ...

Infrastructure development, sanitary towels and sin tax: 5 key quotes from Mboweni's budget speech

Timeslive - 2021-02-25 18:13

Business, labor groups turn to Congress for infrastructure appeal - POLITICO

Politico - 2021-02-17 23:29

Indian infrastructure insanity

AEI - 2021-02-03 00:04
India's new budget continues to propose greater infrastructure spending. This has not resulted in stronger economic growth over the past six years, and this is not likely to change going forward. The post Indian infrastructure insanity appeared first on A ...

Turkish state targets civilian infrastructure in Til Temir

ANF - 2021-01-06 11:49
The occupying Turkish state has targeted the electricity station in Til Temir, causing heavy damages. ...

$5.2M distributed to 12 Montana communities for infrastructure and public health projects

Yahoo - 2021-01-02 06:34

Buttigieg says any future ‘Infrastructure Week’ will never be ‘a media punchline’

Yahoo - 2020-12-26 11:07

Azerbaijan resumes shelling of civilian infrastructure in Artsakh – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-11-05 18:14

People's municipalities continue their preparations for winter

ANF - 2020-11-05 08:26
In Northern and Eastern Syria, municipalities are improving infrastructure to be ready for winter. As part of preparations for winter, many projects that were stopped due to the coronavirus are resumed. ...

Iraq and Egypt sign agreements to strengthen economy, trade, infrastructure

Rûdaw - 2020-11-01 20:01

Biden Courts American Workers With Push for Green Energy, Infrastructure

Courthousenews - 2020-10-24 07:29

Azerbaijan targets civilian infrastructure in Stepanakert – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-10-16 14:27

Syria/Russia: Strategy Targeted Civilian Infrastructure | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2020-10-16 10:04

Russia, Syria targeted civilian infrastructure in Idlib: HRW

Rûdaw - 2020-10-15 19:05

Turkish air force command controls UAV strikes on civilians and infrastructure in Artsakh – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-10-11 17:09

IBM CEO on infrastructure unit spin-off, cloud computing focus

Yahoo - 2020-10-09 03:26

Azerbaijan targets civilian infrastructure in Shushi – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-10-05 07:22

Azerbaijan strikes bus, hits infrastructure on internationally recognized territory of Armenia (video) – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-09-30 11:45

Infrastructure Coordinator - Erbil / Sinjar | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2020-09-23 21:06

The need for federal IT modernization: Highlights from my conversation with Jason Oxman

AEI - 2020-09-09 00:04
How can emerging technologies improve federal IT systems? Jason Oxman, President and CEO of the Information Technology Industry Council (ITI), joined the latest episode of “Explain to Shane” to discuss how modernization of critical infrastructure (or lack ...

Pandemic response is opportunity for Navy to address shipyard shortfalls and aging infrastructure

AEI - 2020-08-26 00:20
As the Navy works to improve the performance of its shipyards, it should also consider how to use stimulus dollars from Congress to fully realize efficiencies and execute critical improvements. The post Pandemic response is opportunity for Navy to address ...

Three years after Mosul’s liberation, images of the resilience of Maslawis

The Global Coalition - 2020-07-21 23:15
Today, Iraq is celebrating the third anniversary of the liberation of Mosul from three years of desolation and destruction under the harrowing control of Daesh. Local officials estimated that 80% of the infrastructure and private and public property was ...

Is Turkey Preparing Infrastructure for a New Radical State?

E-Kurd - 2020-06-21 06:01
Ayman Riad Al-Mufleh | Exclusive to Ekurd.net The situation in some parts of the world continues to heat up. And if earlier the world watched the atrocities of terrorist organizations in Syria, now we see the same problems in Libya. It is not the first ti ...

America’s cities are suffering from both health and opportunity crises

AEI - 2020-06-05 01:46
We should hope that this is not the end of the centrality of American cities — and act to make that hope a reality. Investments in health infrastructure to restore public confidence and prevent the next pandemic are a start. The post America’s cities are ...

Trump Calls for New $2 Trillion Infrastructure Bill - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-24 13:25

The COVID-19 Challenge in Post-Soviet Breakaway Statelets

International Crisis Group - 2020-05-07 14:15
The threat of coronavirus looms large in six self-declared republics that have broken away from post-Soviet states. War and isolation have corroded health care infrastructure, while obstructing the inflow of assistance. International actors should work w ...

Power supply to 40 villages in Northern Syria still interrupted

ANF - 2020-04-30 16:48
The attacks on infrastructure in the self-governing areas of northern Syria continue. Over 40 villages have been without electricity for six months due to the Turkish attacks. ...

Californian ports and the Jones Act

AEI - 2020-04-28 00:03
The COVID-19 pandemic is creating havoc for California’s supply lines and critical infrastructure, and the Jones Act is making the problems facing those ports worse. The post Californian ports and the Jones Act appeared first on American Enterprise Instit ...

The only victim of voting by mail is the coronavirus

AEI - 2020-04-17 00:06
Congress needs to enable states to build up the required infrastructure to carry out elections in the midst of resurgent pandemic. New research will address concerns on both sides of the aisle that such preparations are intrinsically advantageous to the o ...

Wisconsin shows the need for nationwide preparations to vote by mail in November

AEI - 2020-04-08 00:10
Today, many Wisconsin voters will have to either brave the pandemic or forgo their right to vote. It is of the utmost importance that the states prepare to avoid this kind of scenario in November by setting up the infrastructure required for voting by mai ...

Eastern Euphrates region in face of Coronavirus, amid lack of humanitarian aid and weak infrastructure – Enab Baladi

Enabbaladi - 2020-04-04 06:43

Coronavirus in Iranian Kurdistan: Poor supply situation and lack of trust

E-Kurd - 2020-03-27 11:12
Dr. Kamal Sido | Ekurd.net Society for threatened peoples – Problematic medical infrastructure in Kurdish areas – Authorities said to have transported medicines, disinfectants, and protective masks to Tehran – Curfews and quarantine measures would overbur ...

Early lessons from COVID-19 we already should have learned

AEI - 2020-03-27 00:01
In their response to COVID-19's strain on the health care system, Congress should invest in the physical and regulatory infrastructure necessary to support in-home acute and long-term care. The post Early lessons from COVID-19 we already should have learn ...

Work continues in Al Salmani Bridge

SDF Press - 2020-02-25 14:03
Tabqa- As a part of rehabilitating the infrastructure of the cities and the region, the Committee of Local Administration and Municipality started at the end of January 2020 the project of rehabilitating Al Salmani bridge in the village of Al Salmani whic ...

Arab Protests: A Wicked Dance Between Rulers and Subjects

International Crisis Group - 2020-02-22 12:44
A new wave of popular protests has jolted an already deeply unsettled Arab world. Nine years ago, uprisings across the region signalled a rejection of corrupt autocratic rule that failed to deliver jobs, basic services and reliable infrastructure. Yet re ...

5 questions for Alain Bertaud on markets and urban planning

AEI - 2020-02-05 10:59
How can city planners effectively manage their cities? According to Alain Bertaud, a city's wealth is created by their people taking initiative — which should be left as free as possible — and planners should be providing the infrastructure to support the ...

On the dark side of the unspoken realities of renewable energy….

AEI - 2020-01-26 00:02
…. is from the article “U.S. Government continues to dump funds into an electrical sinkhole” by Ronald Stein, founder, and ambassador for Energy & Infrastructure of PTS Advance (bold added): We can be preached to forever about “clean electricity” messages ...

Chairman: defensive measures prevented casualties in Iranian attack

CENTCOM - 2020-01-13 23:02
Although Iranian missiles damaged equipment and infrastructure at U.S. and ally-occupied military installations in Iraq yesterday, training and defensive readiness paid off in no lives being lost, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said. ...
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