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Also in This Edition: Jobs for Writers, Media Industry Blog Posts NEW YORK, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Below are experts from the ProfNet network that are available to discuss timely issues
SAN FRANCISCO, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Blubond.com is harnessing the power of e-commerce to help raise funds for the relief missions in Nepal.
DUBLIN, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets [http://www.researchandmarkets.com ] announced today that it will donate EUR50,000 to support the efforts of UNICEF
Donation Made to the Nepalese American Nursing Association to Aid in Disaster Relief Efforts NEW YORK, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CipherHealth, a leading provider of innovations and
KATHMANDU, Nepal, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WaterAid Nepal has stepped up efforts to prevent the spread of cholera, typhoid and other waterborne diseases by providing both public health
WASHINGTON, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Hilton Prize Laureates - an independent alliance of the 19 winners
Fund established to help rebuild ophthalmic services for patients in devastated areas SAN FRANCISCO, May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the devastating earthquake
Generous donation of $50,000 will support ongoing relief and recovery work ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- FedEx has just announced they will provide $50,000 to The Salvation
Company Working with Partner Organizations to Provide Critical Relief Supplies, Assess Ongoing Recovery Needs MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 4, 2015 /CNW/ -
Andy Trench, Peter Haas, and Kyla Coburn of XactSense have initiated “Drones For Disaster Relief ” and are employing drones to inspect and support the relief efforts in Nepal. Providence,
The wild water buffalo (Bubalus arnee) is a member of the Bovidae family that is native to Southeast Asia. It is also known as the Asiatic buffalo and the Asian buffalo. Its range includes Nepal, India, Cambodia, and Thailand and once included other areas like Laos and Pakistan, but populations there have gone extinct. In India, populations are mainly restricted to protected areas including Manas and Dibru-Saikhowa National Parks and D'Ering Memorial Wildlife Sanctuary, among other areas....
Symbol: PHNE11 Group: Lichen Family: Physciaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Synonyms: PHNE12 Phaeophyscia nepalensis (Poelt) D.D. Awasthi PHNE13 Physcia nepalensis Poelt Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Order Lecanorales Family Physciaceae Genus Physciella Essl. – physciella...
The Himalayan Quail, (Ophrysia superciliosa), is feared extinct as it was last verified in 1876. By 1904, this quail was considered very scarce, and to add to its scarecity, only two locations (northwest India and the western Himilayas) of the species are known. Even with numerous searches, their survival can not be counted out since they may be hard to spot. This medium-sized quail belongs to the pheasant family. Unconfirmed records have been noted from 1952 up to 2003. There is a...
The Greater Yellownape (Picus flavinucha) is a species of bird found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitats are subtropical and tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist mountain regions. The adult is large and has a prominent yellow-crested nape and throat. It is mainly a dark olive-green bird with gray underparts. The crown is brownish and the flight feathers are...
The Himalayan Monal (Lophophorus impejanus) also known as the Impeyan Monal or Impeyan Pheasant, is a species of bird found in the pheasant family Phasianidae. It is native to eastern Afghanistan through the Himalayas including Kashmir region of Northern Pakistan, parts of India, Nepal, southern Tibet and Bhutan. There may be an occurrence in Burma as well. Its habitat is upper temperate oak-conifer forests scattered with open grassy slopes, cliffs and alpine meadows. Their normal elevation...
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