Greensboro mayor joins environmental effort with other USA city leaders

On Thursday, President Donald Trump officially announced that the United States would be withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement, citing the deal's failure "to serve American interests". "That was done in the absence of the Paris agreement... More..

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Stabbings reported as police respond to three London incidents

A photo snapped by photographer Gabriele Sciotto appears to show at least one of the attackers after he was stopped by police. A number of people were then stabbed, including an on-duty British Transport Po...More..

Real Madrid Win The Champions League Final
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Real Madrid Win The Champions League Final

That score put Madrid in the driver's seat. Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Madrid overwhelmed Juventus at the Principality Stadium to become the first team to retain the European Cup since AC Milan i...More..

Ireland Elects Openly Gay Son of Indian Immigrant as Prime Minister
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Ireland Elects Openly Gay Son of Indian Immigrant as Prime Minister

The 38-year-old is set to become taoiseach later this month, replacing current Prime Minister Enda Kenny , CNN reported . Mumbai: Amid the celebrations of Leo Varadkar's victory in the Ireland's Prime...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

USA will meet its Paris commitments

While the move withdraws the world's largest economy from commitments to fight global warming, it does not halt the march of USA businesses toward renewable energy or state and local government efforts. The s...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Trump exits Paris Agreement: He is getting warm

Despite a slew of criticism from across the globe, including world leaders, Trump seemed unperturbed by his decision and released a series of Tweets after his speech at the White House where he revealed the...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

ITUC Response to US Announcement on Paris Agreement

Under Trump's budget, the United Nations stands to lose $ 2 billion in funding toward climate-change action programs by leaving the Paris Agreement . China, the world's largest polluter, has emerged as Europ...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

What rumors reveal on the soon-to-debut Siri home speaker

Ahmed declined to identify the brands for which DDB is developing home-assistant apps. The device may also help Apple to retain customers loyal to service products such as Apple Music, a subscription mu...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Flip Wrong Switch and You'll Break British Airways

Things were still not back to normal two days later. Willie Walsh , the chief of BA owners IAG , has given his full backing to the airline's boss Alex Cruz after 75,000 passengers were left stranded over ...More..

SpaceX tries again to launch 1st recycled supply ship
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

SpaceX tries again to launch 1st recycled supply ship

Loaded with nearly 6,000 pounds of science research, crew supplies and hardware in support of Expedition 52 and 53 crew members, Dragon now is scheduled to launch at 5:07 p.m. Other parts of Dragon's payload wi...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Apple Siri Speaker begins production, expected for WWDC 2017

Heavily rumoured in recent weeks, the much mooted voice-controlled smart speaker will seemingly go head-to-head with the likes of the Amazon Echo and Google Home devices. The report also states that the spe...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Apple says payouts from App Store total $70 billion

But Apple Music is open to all iOS devices, as well as Windows (with iTunes 12.2 and later), Android (4.3 Jelly Bean and later), Apple Watch and Apple TV . Secondly, the Siri speaker would also act as a ...More..

Goffin retires from match at French Open
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Goffin retires from match at French Open

The Belgian 10th seed suffered a freak injury when he tripped over on the court covers, which were situated well behind the baseline, twisting his right ankle in the process and needing to be helped off by two...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Apple readying Siri-powered home assistant

It's not clear how this would work (most music is stereo, after all), but the description sounds like Apple wants a room-filling effect. It's possible we could see the speaker as early as next week at its...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

India, Spain to give fresh impetus to multifarious relationship, says PM Modi

This is the first Indian prime ministerial visit to Spain in almost 30 years after the visit of then Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in 1988.On Wednesday, Modi will call on King Felipe VI and hold a bilateral sum...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Protecting climate an article of faith for us, says PM Modi

On the other hand, he praised President Trump for taking the "courageous" action of pulling the US from the Paris agreement . "Yale will continue our long-standing commitment to reductions in carbon em...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

French Ministry takes on Trump with its own climate change video

Presidential election. After the president made the announcement Thursday, a coalition of U.S. "We're going to have the cleanest air". Trump now wants to reverse this under the garb of protecting American...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Rahm slams Trump on Paris pullout, joins pledge to meet climate goals

Hearing smack-talk from the Frenchman 31 years his junior irritated and bewildered Trump , aides said. His action clearly signals that he is more concerned about maintaining the loyalty of his domestic support...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Mayors come out against Trump's Paris catastrophe

Although the United Kingdom did not sign a joint statement issued by the French, German and Italian leaders late on Thursday, Prime Minister Theresa May is understood to have expressed her disappointment in...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Macron Says France, India to Work Together on Climate Change

We moved shoulder to shoulder and worked on the agreement which is a shared legacy of the world. Even the principle of "zero defect, zero effect" for manufacturing industries is to avoid an adverse effect on ...More..