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Taliban leaders, seeking international acceptance after taking power in Afghanistan, have told farmers to stop cultivating opium poppy, according to residents of some major poppy-producing areas. This caused the prices of raw opium to skyrocket across the country. In recent days, representatives of the Taliban have started telling gatherings of villagers in the southern province …

For the Madera stand Riley’s Brewing owner Dan Riley presents the 2021 California Small Business of the Year award from California State Senator Anna Caballero. Riley’s production manager Jason Webb was also on hand for the awards show. Over a year ago, in the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic, Dan Riley of Riley’s Brewing …

Posted on Aug 28, 2021 at 2:42 p.m. by Carol Tannenhauser By Carol Tannenhauser The question: “I will never fully understand how district boundaries are determined,” wrote a reader to West Side Rag. The answer: Redistribution. Why is this so important? Because redistribution – the determination of new district boundaries – can have a profound, …

According to Mexican officials, about half a million US weapons reach Mexico each year; the US Department of Justice find that between 2014 and 2018, approximately 70 percent of firearms recovered in Mexico and submitted for tracing originated north of the border. Earlier this month, lawyers representing the Mexican government took another step forward in …

President Joe Biden recently signed an executive order aimed at increasing competition in all sectors of the economy. This is an upcoming step and a good first step in solving a number of long-term issues. An important point of interest for agriculture is the amendment of the Packers and Stockyards Act for Grain Inspection, known …

Hello, Bay Area. It’s Wednesday August 25th and the scene in Lake Tahoe is smoky and grim. Here’s what you need to know to start your day. The rise of the highly transmissible delta variant has forced a quick pivot on some key pandemic public health recommendations, but experts say there is still one that …

5.5GHz and 6.5GHz XBAW Coexistence Filter Solutions for Carrier-Class OEM The production ramp is expected to start in the fourth quarter of 2021 Charlotte, North Carolina, Aug 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Akoustis Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKTS) (“Akoustis” or the “Company”), an integrated device manufacturer (IDM) of patented Bulk Acoustic Wave (BAW) high-band RF filters …

Presentation GOLDEN SHOPPING – fast, efficient and effortless “from selection to prescription” service EXCLUSIVE to Numark members. Numark is taking its new ‘prescription selection’ service on the road, as it seeks to engage pharmacies directly about its fast, efficient and effortless dispensing solution – Gold Tote. Golden Tote is an industry leading dispensary management system …

Photo: Vishal Fabrics Ltd Vishal Fabrics Limited (VFL), part of the India-based Chiripal Group, and a denim manufacturing and fabric converting unit incorporated in 1985, announced that its promoters have increased their stake in the company by acquiring 10-16,000 shares of the free market company this month. The assets of promoters increased by 1.54% in …