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31 07, 2021

Israel presses for UN action against Iran over Mercer Street tanker attack

By | 2021-07-31T12:53:02+00:00 July 31st, 2021|World|Comments Off on Israel presses for UN action against Iran over Mercer Street tanker attack

Israel is pressing for international action against Iran over a deadly attack on a ship managed by an Israeli billionaire, branding Tehran an “exporter of terrorism” after the likely drone strike.The MT Mercer Street tanker was struck on Thursday in th...

31 07, 2021

US seizes Singaporean’s tanker used to deliver illegal oil to North Korea

By | 2021-07-31T07:41:40+00:00 July 31st, 2021|World|Comments Off on US seizes Singaporean’s tanker used to deliver illegal oil to North Korea

The United States has seized a Singapore-owned oil tanker that was used to make illegal oil deliveries to North Korea, the Justice Department said.A New York federal judge issued a judgment of forfeiture authorising the US to take ownership of the M/T ...

30 07, 2021

Coronavirus: US targets unvaccinated as world races to contain Delta variant

By | 2021-07-30T04:13:46+00:00 July 30th, 2021|World|Comments Off on Coronavirus: US targets unvaccinated as world races to contain Delta variant

Governments around the world were racing to head off a surge in coronavirus cases driven by the Delta variant, with US President Joe Biden offering new incentives to vaccine holdouts and Israel authorising booster shots.The World Health Organization wa...

30 07, 2021

Warming Earth means 83 million face death from heat this century

By | 2021-07-30T03:46:26+00:00 July 30th, 2021|World|Comments Off on Warming Earth means 83 million face death from heat this century

A population equivalent to that of Germany – 83 million people – could be killed by 2100 because of rising temperatures caused by greenhouse-gas emissions, according to a new study that might influence how markets price carbon pollution.The research fr...