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Sunday, October 20, 2019

Ground Breaking Green Cruise Port Initiative in France

    Marseille, France- The “Blue Charter” for a significant reduction of air pollutants, initiated by the Cruise Club and the Port of Marseille Fos has...

25% US Tariff Hits EU Agricultural Goods

European premium agricultural produce such as cheese, wine, and olives will be subject to a 25% price hike as tariffs kick-in on a record...

Vatican Launches ‘E-Rosary’ for Techies

The Vatican has launched an ‘eRosary’ in a bid to attract tech-savvy millennials to the Catholic church. The gadget, which costs $109, can be worn...

Brexit: EU and UK Reach Deal but DUP Refuses to Accept...

A Brexit deal has been agreed between UK and EU negotiating teams before a meeting of European leaders in Brussels. Prime Minister Boris Johnson tweeted:...

‘Don’t Be a Fool’: Turkish President Bins Trump’s Letter on Syria...

The letter told President Erdogan: "Don't be a fool!"   BBC- President Trump sent a letter to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan asking him to...

Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Attacking Them in...

Why did Turkey invade? Why did America leave? How did the Kurds gain so much land? We answer 10 key questions about the Turkish...

UK: Boris May Be Near Deal in 3 Year Brexit Saga

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson appears to be on the brink of reaching a Brexit deal after making major concessions to EU demands over...

UK Generates More Power from Renewables than Fossil Fuels

It’s been an eventful year for carbon-free energy in the UK. First, Great Britain went a week without coal for the first time since...

US Military Leaders Anger over Trump’s Kurd Betrayal

  Washington (CNN)- A wide range of American military personnel and defense officials are expressing a deep sense of frustration and anger at the Trump...

Bank of England Chief Warns of Non-Green Industries Bleak Future

Mark Carney Guardian- Companies and industries that are not moving towards zero-carbon emissions will be punished by investors and go bankrupt, the governor of the...

Abandoned by US, Kurds Turn to Syria During Turkish Invasion

]The Kurds in Syria say the Syrian government has agreed to send its army to the northern border to try to halt Turkey's offensive...

Trump’s Actions From Syria to Ukraine a Gift To Putin

  MOSCOW (AP) — From Syria to Ukraine, new fault lines and tensions are offering the Kremlin fresh opportunities to expand its clout and advance...

More than 70 Dead in Massive Japan Typhoon

  BBC- More than 110,000 people are taking part in search and rescue operations after Typhoon Hagibis struck Japan. The government said Wednesday that the...

16+ People Killed in Bukina Faso Mosque Attack

At least16 people were killed and two were seriously injured following an attack on a mosque in Burkina Faso, security sources in the country...

Journalist’s Murder Fuels More Haiti Violence

PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - The killing of a journalist who had closely covered Haiti’s political and economic crisis fueled the anger of protesters on Friday,...

UK: 5 Stabbed at Manchester Mall

Police subdue suspect Five people have been stabbed in an attack at the Arndale Centre in Manchester city centre. A man was seen "running around...

Ethiopia’s PM Ahmed Gets Nobel Peace Prize

  The 2019 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. He was awarded the prize for his efforts to "achieve...

ILO Study: Most Workers Self Employed or Small Business Owners

  GENEVA (ILO News) – Self-employment, micro and small enterprises play a far more important role in providing jobs than previously believed, according to new...

Japan: Typhoon Hagibis Forces Rugby WC Match Cancellation

Super Typhoon Hagibis CNN- Two Rugby World Cup matches scheduled for Saturday have been canceled on safety grounds as Super Typhoon Hagibis approaches Japan, tournament...

396 High Temp Records in 2019, July Hottest Ever Recorded

  Almost 400 all-time high temperatures were set in the northern hemisphere over the summer, according to an analysis of temperature records. The records were broken...

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