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Observatory on crises warns of risks of the end of moratoriums
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Observatory on crises warns of risks of the end of moratoriums

The Observatory on Crises and Alternatives predicts that companies and families will have difficulty in repaying their loans when the moratoriums end in September, jeopardizing the national banking sector and economic recovery, according to its Barometer published today. The end of credit defaults next September, together with the end of other extraordinary measures to mitigate the effects of the pandemic, entails high risks. (...) Companies and families accumulate a greater volume of debt which, in a realistic scenario of only partial recovery of economic activity, will not be easy to pay, and which compromises the national banking sectorl", according to the analysis performed. According to the Crisis Barometer, from the Lisbon cen...
‘Tits and teats’ analyzes the major obstacles to breastfeeding in Spain: misinformation, lactation crisis and return to work
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‘Tits and teats’ analyzes the major obstacles to breastfeeding in Spain: misinformation, lactation crisis and return to work

'Tits and teats' is a documentary by Noemí Fidalgo that addresses the causes of abandonment of breastfeedingThis afternoon at 6:30 p.m. on Instagram, Carme Chaparro, Isabel Jiménez and Noemí Fidalgo talk about breastfeedingYou can see 'Tits and teats' in MiteleThe arrival of a new baby into the world is an event that changes the lives of families and, above all, of mothers. With birth, it is women who face one of the great challenges of their life: breastfeeding. Breastfeeding a baby is not easy and maintaining that breastfeeding up to six months, as recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO), has become a heroic act in our country. Only 28.5% of mothers manage to reach half a year. But why are there so many dropouts if more than 90% of women want to breastfeed? Documentary 'Boo...
Bill Gates urges innovation in agriculture against climate change: "The longer it takes, the worse"
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Bill Gates urges innovation in agriculture against climate change: "The longer it takes, the worse"

Microsoft founder Bill Gates today warned that "hundreds of millions of farmers" are already feeling the effects of climate change and encouraged innovate in the sector, at an event of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). "The longer we take to reduce emissions to net zero, the worse the consequences will be" the philanthropist alerted at the 42nd FAO Conference, based in Rome, in the traditional speech in memory of Frank McDougall, one of the founding fathers of this specialized United Nations agency.Gates stressed that "climate change has cost seven years of growth in agricultural productivity" and that "in the coming decades global warming is expected to increase drough...
The investigation of the ‘monster of Ecatepec’ continues: forensics find almost four thousand skeletal remains at his home
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The investigation of the ‘monster of Ecatepec’ continues: forensics find almost four thousand skeletal remains at his home

The Attorney General's Office of the state of Mexico (FGJEM) continues to carry out investigation work at the home of the alleged feminicide Andrés "N", where they have reported so far 3,787 skeletal remains found that could belong to 17 people. These works, which, according to what sources from the FJGEM reported to Efe on Monday, could continue for several weeks, threw so far a large number of tests of the events that allegedly occurred in the home located in the municipality of Atizapán, in the state of Mexico. But, in a bulletin, the institution insisted that it is not yet possible to scientifically identify any of the possible victims.As recently reported by the prosecution,...
Cybergedón: what would happen if the world runs out of internet for 24 hours
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Cybergedón: what would happen if the world runs out of internet for 24 hours

Will the traffic lights work? Will planes crash? What will happen to the bags? More and more experts are warning of the dangers of a 'digital apocalypse': "I can't imagine a total internet blackout ... but neither did I imagine two planes against the Twin Towers"(function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="https://connect.facebook.net/es_ES/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.8&appId=279395918757488&status=true&cookie=true";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','facebook-jssdk')); . Disclaimer: If you need to update/edit/remove this news or article then please contact our support team Learn more
La Ricarda: the environmental obstacle that stands in the way of the expansion of the El Prat airport
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La Ricarda: the environmental obstacle that stands in the way of the expansion of the El Prat airport

Updated Saturday, June 12, 2021 - 01:25Aviation, like maritime transport, is in the spotlight in the fight against climate change. It is not surprising, then, that the project to expand the El Prat airport has become in the last weeks one of the news that Become Premium from € 1 the first month Take advantage of this limited-time offer and access all web content I want it (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="https://connect.facebook.net/es_ES/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.8&appId=279395918757488&status=true&cookie=true";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','facebook-jssdk...
BlaBlaCar launches a function that allows picking up passengers in real time during the journey
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BlaBlaCar launches a function that allows picking up passengers in real time during the journey

Now that the trips are back on track, BlaBlaCar has introduced a new tool so that drivers can receive reservation requests once the trip has started. In this way, the vehicle space can be used to the maximum when picking up passengers who are passing through on the route. This function, which they have nicknamed 'Boost', consists of a new technology that has meant more than 14,000 new meeting points in Spain And allows a connection of 90% of the more than 8,000 Spanish towns.Through Boost, BlaBlaCar drivers will be able to find new passengers once the trip has started in municipalities that are passing through on the way. This new tool allows users to have more possibilities to fi...
The governor of Texas warns that he will continue with the construction of the wall and that migrants "they will go to jail"
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The governor of Texas warns that he will continue with the construction of the wall and that migrants "they will go to jail"

Undocumented migrants crossing the border illegally in Texas (USA) could be arrested and face state charges under a tough new plan announced Thursday by the governor Greg Abbott, who indicated that he also intends to continue the construction of the border wall with Mexico. Abbott indicated that migrants will be arrested by officials from the Texas Department of Public Safety and could face charges for trespassing, drug trafficking, human trafficking or damage to property, among others.During a border security summit where representatives of different police departments of the state participated, the republican governor announced the plan that seeks to put a stop to what he consid...
Morocco insists: "Ceuta is not European territory, but Moroccan land located in the territory of the Kingdom of Morocco"
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Morocco insists: "Ceuta is not European territory, but Moroccan land located in the territory of the Kingdom of Morocco"

The President of the Moroccan House of Representatives, Habib el Malki, considered today that the resolution voted hours before by the European Parliament "It is an opportunity to insist on the Moroccanness of Ceuta", in an extraordinary meeting called to study with the parliamentary groups the result of that vote."Ceuta is not European territory, but Moroccan land located in the territory of the Kingdom of Morocco," he said. El Malki in response to the resolution of the European Parliament, which in point 3 expressly said that "Ceuta is an external border of the EU, whose protection and security are the responsibility of the entire European Union."El Malki, who made these statements at the beg...
The European Parliament condemns Morocco for the "political use of minors" in the avalanche over Ceuta
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The European Parliament condemns Morocco for the "political use of minors" in the avalanche over Ceuta

It was an open secret and the European Parliament on Thursday condemned Morocco's attitude for allowing the arrival in Ceuta last May of more than 7,000 immigrants, many of them children. He also accuses Rabat of using migration to "put political pressure" on Spain. He hopes, yes, that the crisis does not deteriorate relations between Brussels and Rabat. The European Parliament has approved the text with 397 votes in favor, 85 against and 196 abstentions, a resolution agreed by the four main groups in Parliament, which are popular, socialist, liberal and green.The text condemns "the use of border controls, migration and unaccompanied minors" as "political pressure" against a European country...