‘Mutual suicide’: US issues stark warning on climate change

The United States has warned inaction by world powers on climate change is tantamount to a “mutual suicide pact” after countries such as China, India, and Russia expressed scepticism on the global security threat it posed. John Kerry, the US special presidential envoy for climate, told the UN Security Council on Tuesday that the Pentagon […]

Elon Musk loses 15 15 billion a day after bitcoin warning

After Tesla’s shares fell 8.6 percent on Monday, Elon Musk is no longer the richest man in the world, clearing his net worth of 15 15.2 billion. Bloomberg According to Tesla’s fall, Musk’s comments over the weekend were that the price of the bitcoin and its smaller rival, Ethereum, “looks high.” His message, via his […]

Famine warning delivered over Houthis’ ‘terrorists’ designation

US designation of Yemen’s Houthi rebels as ‘terrorists’ may also impede the flow of much-needed aid, agencies say. The United Nations humanitarian chief will urge the United States to reverse its decision to declare Yemen’s Houthi rebels a “terrorist” group, warning the designation will likely lead to “large-scale famine on a scale that we have […]

Police had warning in 2019 about Nashville bomber

More than a year before Anthony Warner detonated a bomb in the downtown area of the US city of Nashville Tennessee on Christmas Day, officers visited his home after his girlfriend told police that he was building bombs in a recreational vehicle (RV) trailer at his residence, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press. […]

‘Deliberate depression’: World Bank’s dire warning on Lebanon

Lebanon has been ravaged this year by an economic and financial crisis, the COVID-19 pandemic, and a deadly explosion at the Port of Beirut. Now, economists at the World Bank are warning that things will get much worse for the embattled nation before they get better, threatening the country’s stability. The bank’s economists see Lebanon’s […]

Scotland’s Sturgeon puts UK on independence warning

The past 14 opinion surveys have suggested Scots support independence. Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said she wants to hold a second independence referendum as soon as next year, The Times newspaper reported. The pro-independence Scottish National Party leader said she anticipates a vote will take place “in the earlier part” of the next […]