EU nations approve ratification of climate change pact EU nations approve ratification of climate change pact
- October 01, 2016

He said the commitment to sustainable living that Mahatma Gandhi emphasised on is reflected in a "momentous way" as India is depositing its instrument of ratification to the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. "They did not achieve that". "It was not was a sure thing", she added, given the different energy requirements and concerns among the EU's 28 member nations. (more...)
Trudeau pays tribute to Shimon Peres
- September 29, 2016

Further to ordering the Qana massacre in Southern Lebanon in 1996 where 106 people died, he had been Prime Minister when Israeli air force jets bombed the Palestine Liberation Organization headquarters in Hammam-Chott, near Tunis, in 1985. Still, some officials did use Peres's passing to urge Netanyahu, quite explicitly, to do more in the pursuit of peace. "I really hope peace comes one day". (more...)
Government troops attack base in the north -South Sudan's rebels Government troops attack base in the north -South Sudan's rebels
- September 29, 2016

Machar's statement had said the transitional government and peace deal had "collapsed", condemned the appointment of Taban Deng Gai as First Vice President to replace Machar and demanded the rapid deployment of the United Nations -backed protection force. (more...)
UN Chief Snubs Pakistan Over Kashmir, Stresses On 'Dialogue With India'
- September 27, 2016

India's Islamic state neighbor, Pakistan has been seen as a thorn in the side of India. Dubbing Sharif as a disappointment, Tharoor said that Sharif hailed a militant and spoke about internal matter of a neighbouring nation, but did not speak what he was suppose to. (more...)
Russia Under Fire Over Aleppo Bombings At UN Security Council
- September 27, 2016

The UN says the attacks on Aleppo have left almost two million people without water and some 275,000 people are believed to be trapped in the rebel-held eastern area of the city alone. Johnson said Sunday that Russian air power may have deliberately targeted the civilian convoy on September 19. Russian Federation denies involvement and instead suggests Syrian rebels or a U.S. (more...)
Steelers' lack of pass rush must change vs. Eagles
- September 26, 2016

It's also a, dare I say, Super Bowl preview...? The Black and Gold are off to a nice 2-0 start and now they cross the state of PA to battle the 2-0 Eagles , led by rookie QB Carson Wentz . While the Steelers are clearly the better team on paper, the Eagles have an underdog's mentality. The weakness of the Philadelphia defense is definitely in the back end in the secondary, and the Steelers have some guys that will test that. (more...)