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May 24, 2021
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How to repair structures affected by earthquakes?

Earthquakes cause distress instructural components of lateral and gravity load-resisting systems (beams, columns, load-bearing walls, and shear walls) as well as horizontal diaphragms (slabs and roofs). […]
May 24, 2021
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How does natural Pozzolan affect Concrete Properties?

Natural pozzolans affect several concrete properties in both fresh and hardened state. It improves the workability of concrete and increases its setting time. The reduction of […]
May 24, 2021
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Bernie Sanders urges “even-handed” U.S. approach to Israel and Palestinians

Washington — Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders on Sunday called for the United States to take an “even-handed” approach to the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians as […]
May 24, 2021
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As the Hamas-Israel cease-fire holds in Gaza, residents survey the damage

The cease-fire between Hamas and Israel was holding on Monday. Gaza took the brunt of the violence during the eleven- day conflict that ended on Thursday. […]