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People & Power : Under Northern Lights

First published on Nov 28, 2013 In northern Scandinavia, locals are taking on mining giants in a bid to save an ancient environment and way of life. Advertisements

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Indonesia’s ore export ban comes into effect

Law requiring minerals to be processed domestically has some fearing job losses and worsening air pollution. On Sunday, the Indonesian government put into effect a ban on exporting raw ore from the mineral-rich country. The ban – which included a … Continue reading

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