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World’s longest passenger train breaks Swiss record – News

After Rishi Sunak took over as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, the information went viral on the internet that the 42-year-old politician has twice the wealth of King Charles III. The estimated fortune of Sunak is 730 million pounds (about R$ 4.45 billion, in the direct conversion of values). …

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Switzerland’s glaciers melt at record speed, report says

Switzerland’s glaciers have lost 6% of their total volume this year due to a dry winter and successive summer heat waves, breaking all melting records, according to a report released on Wednesday. The study by the Cryospheric Commission (CC) of the Swiss Academy of Sciences shows the magnitude of the …

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Switzerland’s glaciers melt at record speed, report says

Switzerland’s glaciers have lost 6% of their total volume this year due to a dry winter and successive summer heat waves, breaking all melting records, according to a report released on Wednesday. The study by the Cryospheric Commission (CC) of the Swiss Academy of Sciences shows the magnitude of the …

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Swiss glaciers melt at record speed

posted on 09/28/2022 09:49 (credit: Abdul MAJEED/AFP) Switzerland’s glaciers have lost 6% of their total volume this year due to a dry winter and successive summer heat waves, breaking all melting records, according to a report released on Wednesday. The study by the Cryospheric Commission (CC) of the Swiss …

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Swiss approve pension reform that raises women’s retirement age

posted on 09/25/2022 14:53 (credit: Sabine van Erp by Pixabay) The Swiss passed, by a small margin, the government’s controversial pension reform plan, which raises the retirement age for women. Only 50.57% of Swiss accepted the reform. After two previous attempts, in 2004 and 2017, Bern got enough votes …

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