Tuesday, August 20, 2019
August 20 marks the official first day of hurricane season’s peak. This is due to run through until around mid-September. Already, we’re seeing an uptick in disturbances off both coasts of the US. And off the coast of southern Mexico, there is one system causing particular concern.The tropical...
There are seven sovereign states with claims to areas within Antarctica, they are Argentina, Australia, Chile, France, New Zealand, Norway and the UK. However, none of their territorial assertions have been accepted on an international level. Despite this, these countries have continued to place scientific observations and carry out experiments in their respective zones.Currently, the British and the Argentinian claims overlaps thanks to the Falkland...
The long-awaited ousting of Mugabe ushered in what Zimbabweans hopefully referred to as the “new Zimbabwe” under Emmerson Mnangagwa, who took over leadership of Mugabe’s Zanu-PF party.But less than a month later, six people were killed as army troops curbed protests against alleged election rigging to keep Zanu-PF...
California has been hit by more than more than 3,000 earthquakes in the past seven days amid rife speculation that the Big One will soon shake the entire community. Los Angeles has a 31 percent chance of seeing a magnitude-7.5 earthquake in the next 30 years according to...
The pair met at Emmanuel Macron's official holiday residence in Bregançon in southern France on Monday. The visit came days before world leaders, including US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Boris Johnson, gather for the August 24-26 Group of Seven (G7) summit in the southwestern French town...
A low pressure system could soon develop into a tropical depression of the coast of Mexico. The powerful weather system is currently located about 200 miles (321km) south of the southern coast of the nation. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the disturbance continues to...
Chief European economist for Mizuho International Christel Aranda-Hassel argued that an “Italexit” shouldn’t be ruled out as a solution to Italy’s crisis. The stagnant growth over recent years and struggling youth employment have left politicians to make difficult decisions on how to resolve the problem. Ms Aranda-Hassel told...
Barron Trump looked dramatically different as he returned from a trip with his parents Melania and Donald Trump at the weekend. Surprising footage shows Melania Trump’s son de-boarding a plane before walking alongside his parents. Barron, 13, can be seen towering above Melania who is wearing heels and...
Last month Mr Macron used his influence to ensure the nomination of Ursula von der Leyen, rather than Manfred Weber, German Chancellor Mrs Macron’s preferred candidate, as European Commission President, and of IMF chief Christine Lagarde, as the European Council’s nomination to head up the European Central Bank,...
Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini’s bid to become Italy’s new Prime Minister has seen politicians returning from their holidays early. The hardline La Lega leader previously dissolved his party’s coalition with the 5 Star Movement, led by Luigi Di Maio. Their fractious relationship lasted just 14 months.However, Mr...