Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Juventus got back to winning ways by beating bottom club Crotone 3-0 in Serie A. Ronaldo could even have had a hat trick in the first half. Weston Mckennie sealed the result after the break. Juventus moved up to third on the table, eight points behind Serie A leader Inter Milan, having played a match less. It was Crotone’s fifth successive defeat and left it eight points from safety. Juventus was looking for a big win after a disappointing week. The Bianconeri lost at Porto 2-1 in the first leg of the round of 16 of the Champions League on Wednesday, days after losing at Napoli 1-0 in Serie A. Ronaldo hadn’t scored for Juventus since the start of the month. He came close on a couple of occasions before breaking the deadlock in the 38th minute when he headed in an Alex Sandro cross. Ronaldo doubled his tally in first-half stoppage time with another impressive header, this time from an Aaron Ramsey cross. The 36-year-old Ronaldo … [Read more...] about Cristiano Ronaldo scores brace in Juventus victory over Crotone
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More than a third of the signatories to the Paris Agreement have already committed to being net-zero emissions by 2050. Some of them have committed to an even more ambitious timeline. Can India commit to an ambitious 2047 net zero goal? Can India become net zero by its 100th Independence Day? Would that not be truly remarkable? It has been five years since the eponymous Paris Agreement was reached during the 2015 COP21 in Paris. Then came a leadership change in the US, moving it to the sidelines. The rest of the world vowed to move forward. However, the words did not translate into action. Then came Covid-19; and things seem to have changed. Now, there seems to be a near frenzy; perhaps borne by the realization that dealing with an ever-progressing climate change could be like dealing with a pandemic several times more potent and no prospect of a vaccine against it. So now, a 1.5 degrees global warming scenario, written off as a pipe dream just a couple of years ago, is taking … [Read more...] about A net zero India in the 100th year of independence?