The Texan Environmental Quality Commission on Wednesday voted to send Granbury’s plans for a sewage treatment plant to a controversial case hearing that could take several months.

Granbury’s controversial plans to build a new wastewater treatment plant have hit another snag that could delay construction for at least several months – or end the city’s permit application entirely. Texas Commission on Environmental Quality leaders voted Wednesday to send Granbury’s motion for a controversial hearing that resembles a …

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Stocks rise with GNP, which keeps politics stable

PHILIPPINE stocks closed higher as the central bank was expected to keep rates low to support the economy at its monetary policy meeting due to close aftermarket hours on Thursday. The 30-strong Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEi) gained 24.55 points, or 0.35%, to close at 6,915.28 on Thursday, while the …

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Anti-Vaxxers target British schools with protests against the introduction of the Covid vaccine for 12 to 15 year olds

Anti-Vaxxers target schools across the country with protests as the introduction of the 12-15 year old vaccine begins in England and Scotland. Schools in Bradford, Bracknell, Kent, Leeds, Hertfordshire and Dorset have been selected for demonstrations scheduled in anti-vaccine channels on the Telegram Messenger app. News seen by I show …

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McAlisters Deli opens on Monday – The Troy Messenger

McAlisters Deli will open in the Trojan Marketplace on Monday. McAlister’s will be the first restaurant to open on an outparcel in the Trojan Marketplace, which opened in March. To celebrate the opening in Troy, the franchise is giving away “Free Tea for a Year” to the first 50 guests …

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DOJ is still waiting for asylum applications from Afghan refugees

MANILA, Philippines – Justice Minister Menardo Guevarra said Wednesday the Justice Department (DOJ) has not yet received an application for refugee status from Afghan nationals who fled their country after the Taliban took control of Afghanistan. “At the moment we’ve only recorded a handful [of Afghans]. But they are only …

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WhatsApp warns Indian users that its payment service exists

New Delhi: Several WhatsApp users in India received notifications of payments on the platform on Wednesday, an indicator that the world’s largest messaging service is looking to create greater awareness of the feature, which went live almost a year ago. “Awareness of payments on WhatsApp is an important first step …

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