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Sri Lanka bans open garbage dumping to protect elephants

Sri Lanka bans open garbage dumping to protect elephants

Authorities in Sri Lanka on Wednesday banned the open dumping of garbage near wildlife sanctuaries to discourage elephants from foraging for rotting food scraps and risking their lives.

CMU-Q names associate dean

CMU-Q names associate dean

John O’Brien has been named associate dean at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar ( CMU-Q). Effective from December 2014,