Kiribati, an island republic in the South Pacific, is sinking under the sea. The indigenous inhabitants feel the world has forgotten about them or simply does not seem to care about their lives.
The anxiety that India is losing control in the Subcontinent is not new. Time & again, it has been proven that India’s relations with its neighbors will always be about carefully managing the inevitable difficulties that arise.
On the night between 29 and 30 September, the first debate between the two candidates for the presidency of the United States was held in Cleveland, Ohio
Today marks the 162nd day since India implemented a nationwide lockdown, to help curb the novel coronavirus pandemic. So far, India has recorded 36,21,245 confirmed COVID-19 cases (yahoo news), including 64,469 deaths.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan’s longest-serving premier, said he was resigning because of poor health, ending a stint at the helm of the world’s third-biggest economy during which he sought to revive growth and bolster its defenses.
The European Union is aiming for a more coordinated policy for its diplomatic and commercial relations with the various countries in the Middle East.
The water has warmed up enough for algae to bloom in Antarctica and the green snow is likely to spread as the global temperatures increase.
Floods add another layer to the problems created by the pandemic in China, Japan, and Bangladesh. Bangladesh is one of the hardest-hit countries with Cyclone Amphan affecting 2.4 million people.
The appearance of pink ice on Italian Alps for the first time has been a marvel shared across the social media these days. The coloured Ice is also known as the “Watermelon snow” has been noticed at Presena Glacier, a popular winter sports region in Italy’s northern Trentino region, which is already experiencing the consequences of climate change.
The anti-racist protests were followed by the murder of George Floyd, a 46-year-old African American man, after Derek Chauvin, a white police officer knelt on Floyd’s neck for almost nine minutes during the arrest in the previous day.
The explosion on 4 August in Beirut has not only caused the deaths of dozens of people but has also cast a shadow over the future of a country already strongly affected
Among the effects caused by the lockdowns to stem the Coronavirus infections is the decisive increase in the public debt of all countries in the world.
After a mixed session for Wall Street (the Nasdaq alone was positive for the three main New York indices, which appreciated by 0.27% on Thursday), when trading in Asia reopened, the mixed trend continued
“I think renewable energy is vital to our planet,” says the man, identified only as an environmental expert called Steve. “At Chevron, we’re investing millions in solar and biofuels technology to make it work.”
Amid the literal pandemic and the bad shape of the economy, Nepal has a new obstacle to fight against. Landslides set off by heavy rainfall this weekend and killed many people and left many more missing in a hilly region of Nepal that borders Tibet.