Susan Elizabeth Rice born November 17, is a former American public official who served as the 24th U. National Security Advisor from to A Brookings Institution fellow, she served as U. Ambassador to the United Nations from to The U.
Senate confirmed her as ambassador by unanimous consent on January 22, Mentioned as a possible replacement for retiring U.Uttarakhand: Forest Dept Officials Captures Tiger That Killed 2 People In Ramnagar
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in  Rice withdrew from consideration following controversy related to the attack on the U.
Rice was born in Washington, D. Rice was an athlete, student council president, and valedictorian at National Cathedral School in Washington, D. She was a member of Phi Beta Kappa.
Forest dept mulls shifting TATR tigers
Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairshonored her dissertation as the UK's most distinguished in international relations. Rice was a foreign policy aide to Michael Dukakis during the presidential election. Rice worked in McKinsey's Toronto office for a time. Rice said that her parents taught her to "never use race as an excuse or advantage", and as a young girl she "dreamed of becoming the first U. Rice served in the Clinton administration in various capacities: at the National Security Council NSC from to ; as director for international organizations and peacekeeping from to ; and as special assistant to the president and senior director for African affairs from to At the time of the Rwandan genocideRice reportedly said, "If we use the word ' genocide ' and are seen as doing nothing, what will be the effect on the November election?
After the September 11,terrorist attackshowever, some critics charged that the U.
Timothy M. CarneyU. Clarkesuccessfully lobbied for continuing to bar U. French said that according to his sources, Rice herself made the remark. Inwhen serving as UN ambassador, Rice opposed efforts to publicly censure Rwandan President Paul Kagame for again supporting a Congolese rebel groupthis time in the Congo conflictdespite the sacking of the regional capital of Goma.
The Rwandan government was a client when Rice worked at Intellibridge in — During this meeting, Abiola suffered a fatal heart attack. Rice was managing director and principal at Intellibridge from to At Brookings, she focused on U. During the presidential campaignRice served as a foreign policy adviser to John Kerry.
Rice went on leave from the Brookings Institution to serve as a senior foreign policy adviser to Barack Obama in his presidential campaign.
She was one of the first high-profile foreign policy staffers to sign onto Obama's campaign, as most of her peers had supported Hillary Clinton during the presidential primaries. On December 1,Rice was nominated by president-elect Obama to be the United States Ambassador to the United Nations  a position which he restored to cabinet level. Jonesand she and most of Obama's original foreign policy team were disappointed that they were not picked for the top posts in Obama's administration.
Rice had a poor relationship with State Department veteran Richard Holbrookewhom she considered to be meddling on her turf and who in return had viewed her as incompetent.KOCHI: The mounting concerns over the latest bird flu outbreak in KutStung by the rising incidents of man-animal conflict in the forest fringe areas, the Forest Department is planning to construct Assam Model fencing using rail tracks along the vulnerable forest fringe areas to prevent wild animals from straying into human habitation and destroying the crops.
Speaking to Express, senior forest officials said in the first phase a six km Assam Model fencing in Wayanad North and five km fence in Nilambur would be erected. And officials said it had been proved that the rail track fence would act as an effective barrier in the vulnerable areas. Since used tracks are available with the Railways, the construction of rail track fence is relatively cost-effective and requires no major maintenance.
Besides, the department is planning to construct 1. Apart from solar fencing, elephant-proof trenches and elephant-proof walls, the department is devising strategies to reduce man-animal conflict in the forest.
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Videos No new coronavirus cases reported in 22 districts across India in last 14 days.The forest department here has decided to shut down the road between Amba village and Vishalgad fort for night traffic to protect the wildlife in this area. The km long road in Shahuwadi taluka comes under the Sahyadri Mountain range.
This road passes through Amba Reserve Forest, one of the dense forest patches in the district. The forest department has initiated a dialogue with the local people in this regard. There is an alternate route to reach Vishalgad from Malkapur-Pandhrepani-Gajapur. So commuters will not face any difficulty in reaching Vishalgad at night.
The wildlife warden, Raman Kulkarni, said that he had submitted this proposal to the forest department six months ago. A tourist guide from Amba, Ajinkya Berde, said that the locals will be happy with this decision. Home Pune. Forest dept mulls night traffic ban in Amba The forest department here has decided to shut down the road between Amba village and Vishalgad fort for night traffic to protect the wildlife in this area. Written By dna Correspondent.By Allan Holmes.
The Defense and Homeland Security departments are considering a plan that would allow the National Security Agency to monitor certain Defense contractors' networks for malicious activity, according a report posted by The Atlantic Web site. The NSA would set up equipment at the contractors' Internet Service Providers to detect anomalies, and it would immediately any suspicious activity to the Pentagon and the contractors.
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The article was written based on interviews with officials and consultants who had been briefed on the matter. DHS is involved in the discussions because it has cybersecurity responsibility for the dot-com domain.
Elephant conflict in alarming stage in Bengal: Forest Dept
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A total of 14 elephants have been killed in these incidents. In short term, we are monitoring the movement of the elephants in the state on a daily basis.
It is headed by two chief conservators. They are facing problems in returning to Dalma due to trenches created by local people. Vyas said that the Forest Department had started mapping the barriers in the elephant corridors and movements of the tuskers in the region. Every wildlife division of the state should have immobilization training and immobilization equipment.
We have also placed order for more tranquilizing guns and immobilization equipment. According to the Forest Department sources, Mayur Jharna elephant reserve, declared protected area inhad been identified as having massive habitat management potential to cater to the elephants in south West Bengal. Vyas said these steps were necessary as humans killed by elephants in West Bengal accounted for over 20 per cent of such causalities in the country.
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The state's principal secretary, Chandan Sinha, said trenches and electrical fencing were posing a problem for problems the elephants while returning to the Dalma region and the forests in Nepal.
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Print this article. Reduce font size. Increase font size. Cites lack of timely updates from parties engaged in the project; institute involved refutes allegations, says work is tough, time-consuming The study of wolves in the Pune forest division may come to a halt and the forest department is initiating a process to end it. The officials claim there is no update and information about the progress from the parties concerned.
The first-ever study of wolves in the area was commissioned in when a group of enthusiasts —Wolfgang — working on the protection of wildlife approached the forest department seeking to study the lifestyle and habits of the wolves as their habitat is reducing drastically.
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