On the 75th Anniversary of Hiroshima, Here’s Where the World Stands With Nuclear Weapons

The U.S. signed that treaty during the Obama administration, along with the European Union, the U.K., France, Germany, China and Russia. Under the agreement, Iran agreed to curb its nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief. But President Donald Trump, who had long criticized the deal, withdrew the U.S. from the treaty in 2018, despite […]

Analysis: China’s rise takes the world into uncharted waters

Take the Belt and Road Initiative, which has reached America’s backyard in Latin America and is viewed by the West as a gambit to increase Chinese influence overseas. Or the South China Sea, where U.S. Navy aircraft carriers push back against China, which in turn feels encircled by U.S. military bases from South Korea to […]

What Werner Herzog’s New Film ‘Lo and Behold’ Reveals About the Internet

Like its predecessor, Lo and Behold is a collaboration between Herzog and a corporate patron: this time, NetScout, a Massachusetts-based cybersecurity company. Each of the documentary’s 10 chapters explores some facet of our digital lives: the rise of robots, the fear of electromagnetic waves, the internet’s founding legends. He talks to the Catsouras family, whose […]

Saúl Alvarez seeks to exploit flaw in Floyd Mayweather Jr’s playbook

Or smarter. Or quicker. Or richer. So, what is the secret, where is the flaw? Maybe, for all that this most cocksure of champions has the intangible aura only the sporting gods know, he also needs the love and reassurance of others. If he is too old, then Alvarez, 13 years younger and a cold-eyed […]

Thousands need aid after fire destroys Europe’s largest refugee camp

Calling the situation an “unprecedented humanitarian crisis”, the politician said the coronavirus pandemic had created “exceptionally demanding” circumstances on the island, long at the forefront of refugees fleeing war-stricken homelands for the west. Eyewitnesses reported terrified and traumatised residents fleeing the hilltop facility through thick, acrid smoke laced with the stench of burning plastic.

Massive Explosion in Beirut Caused By 2,750 Tons of Ammonium Nitrate

It immediately engulfed the area … and people were screaming in horror at the sight. The scene was frighteningly similar to watching the Twin Towers fall on 9/11 — although it’s unclear yet if the Beirut explosion was a terrorist act.

Renowned Media Consultant Lee Abrams: Terrestrial Radio Is on the Clock

“That was a style of radio that was right for the times — it was extremely successful and brought economic gains to FM radio,” he says, defending his programming decisions, versus what’s become of similarly formatted stations in 2020. “Today, radio has become too corporate, too consolidated, too boring.  But that was a different era, […]

Police manage to tackle 30 topless women Extinction Rebellion chained to Parliament in just two hours – despite needing 12 hours to move in when they disrupted newspaper print works

Then, less than two weeks later, XR members caused sizeable disorder at an East London Tube station, preventing commuters from getting to work. The ploy made me deeply uneasy — while XR’s entire strategy is based on disruption, targeting London’s public transport network at rush hour felt beyond the pale. (Pictured: XR conduct a protest […]

‘Serial Revisionist’: Twitter Fumes Over Old Videos of Biden Claiming He Predicted 9/11

“But I ask you: you want to do us damage. Are you more likely to send a missile you’re not sure can reach us, with a biological or chemical weapon because you don’t have the throw weight to put a nuclear weapon on it, and no one’s anticipating that in the near term, with a […]

World First Aid Day 2020: Common Ayurvedic Remedies That Can Be Used In A First Aid Box

Preserve Life Prevent Further Injury Promote Recovery It is strikingly amazing how Ayurveda has the answer to all the 3Ps of First Aid. The 5000-year-old science of Ayurveda, which promotes the endeavour of holistic healing, is based on such deep roots that it is still a surprise for many. You may be surprised to know […]