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Don’t miss this subscriber-only analysis of the current military situation in Ukraine from TPM’s Josh Kovensky. Josh lived and worked in Ukraine for about three years. So he knows the geography and political geography that eludes most of us who only know most of this as lines on maps. I really recommend it.

Another City Just Decriminalized Shrooms

Psilocybin mushrooms at the Numinus Bioscience lab in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada, on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021. (James MacDonald / Bloomberg via Getty Images) San Francisco has become the latest U.S. city to decriminalize psychedelics like magic mushrooms and ayahuasca.  A resolution passed unanimously by the city’s Board of Supervisors Tuesday says arresting people for […]

Over 2 years after Covid outbreak, consumer firms see strong festival sales

Haier Appliances India also expects a robust season this year with strong double-digit sales compared to the pre-Covid period Dear Reader, Business Standard has always strived hard to provide up-to-date information and commentary on developments that are of interest to you and have wider political and economic implications for the country and the world. Your […]

The Times podcast: A Wyoming wind farm to power California

Listen to this episode of The Times: Apple Podcasts Spotify Stitcher Google Podcasts There’s a Gold Rush happening right now in Wyoming — for wind. Billionaire developers are putting up wind turbines to help power California and turn the American West, long a place where fossil fuels ruled, into a green energy powerhouse. But not […]

Max Ventures to buy Acreage Builders for Rs 292 crore; stock zooms 5%

Shares of Max Ventures Industries rose nearly 5 per cent in Wednesday’s trade after the company announced the acquisition of Acreage Builders for Rs 291.5 crore. The company executed the share purchase agreement on September 6 for the acquisition of a 100 per cent stake in the realty player. Following the update, at 12.47 pm, […]