Will public transportation be the future for developing nations?
Developing nations like India are indirectly encouraging their citizens to use cars in place of public transportation. Citizens and corporates have also responded. The sale of new cars in these countries tell the story. Later this week, Tata Motors is going to unveil a $2500 car in New Delhi. Think about the pollution, lack of infrastructure and misery that people are going to face in the comming years. What is the solution?
Shouldnt these countries instead invest in clean public transportation like natural gas/electric buses, metros, high speed trains etc?
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Even some teachers suffer from anxiety about math.
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She met mere mortals with and without the Vatican's approval.
- For centuries, the Virgin Mary has appeared to the faithful, requesting devotion and promising comfort.
- These maps show the geography of Marian apparitions – the handful approved by the Vatican, and many others.
- Historically, Europe is where most apparitions have been reported, but the U.S. is pretty fertile ground too.
The legacy of Felix Dzerzhinsky, who led Soviet secret police in the "Red Terror," still confounds Russia.
- Felix Dzerzhinsky led the Cheka, Soviet Union's first secret police.
- The Cheka was infamous for executing thousands during the Red Terror of 1918.
- The Cheka later became the KGB, the spy organization where Russia's President Putin served for years.
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