Bulgarian PM to quit if parliament backs plan to change constitution

The Bulgarian prime minister said on Friday he would resign if parliament approved his plans to call elections for a grand national assembly to change the constitution.

Modi Government Eyes ‘Modern’ Makeover for Jammu & Kashmir One Year After Change of Special Status

The blueprint of the projects is being developed by the Jammu and Kashmir administration and the Union Ministry of Urban Development. The projects are being directly monitored by Modi, sources told Sputnik. The development work is expected to be carried out at the scenic Dal Lake, known as the “Lake of Flowers” integral to tourism […]

Museum and arts centre where British colonialist Cecil Rhodes was born is changing its name after Black Lives Matter protests

June 2020: The Rhodes Must Fall campaign is thrown into the spotlight among growing anti-racism protests by the Black Lives Matter movement following the death of American George Floyd.  It gains particular attention following the toppling of a statue to slave trader Edward Colston in Bristol.

McKinsey: 8-13 per cent of Asia GDP to be at risk from climate change by 2025

In the high-emissions Representative Concentration Pathway (RCPs) 8.5 scenario considered in the report, climate science predicts significant temperature increases across Asia and conditions of rising heat and humidity in many parts of the continent. More than 75 per cent of global capital stock that could be damaged from riverine flooding in a given year is […]

Amy Grant makes ‘miraculous recovery’ after open heart surgery: ‘Prayer changes everything’

‘I felt like I got into that runners block and as soon as it was time for the race to start there was this massive West Texas wind at my back… just pushing me through. Even stuff I was really scared about felt like nothing more than just a deep breath and something supernatural pushed […]

Bulgaria’s PM says he will resign if deputies agree to change constitution

SOFIA (Reuters) – Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said on Friday he would resign if parliament approves his plans to call elections for a grand national assembly to change the constitution.

World Environment Day 2020: Theme of the year ‘Celebrate Biodiversity’

World Environment Day is celebrated every year on June 5. The United Nation celebrates the World Environment Day to stimulate awareness worldwide toward environment and hence enhances political attention and action. Basically the world environment is organized not only to create awareness but also suggest ways how to improve our mother Earth’s health such as […]

ABB and Green.TV launch World EV Day ‘drive electric’ pledge campaign

World EV Day will ask drivers to commit to an online pledge to make their next car an electric vehicle. This will be a tangible demonstration of how World EV Day will encourage recognition of the crucial role that electric vehicles play in driving forward sustainable transport.

Six Months After Soleimani, Iran’s War Machine Tested But Lives On to Fight

At the same time, Israel does not predict an end to Iran’s elite fighting force, nor its foreign associates, which the official and all three experts interviewed by Newsweek said were now taking on more proactive roles with louder voices—especially Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah, a longtime confidant of Soleimani. Even as Iraqi militias appeared to […]

Hundreds Of Actors Sign Petition Calling On SAG-AFTRA Health Plan To Reverse Sweeping Changes To Benefits Coverage

“These same Executive Staff members did not disclose these coming changes to the Health Plan to our negotiating committee members for the TV/Theatrical contract negotiations. Had they done so, our negotiators and members could have taken action to ensure we secured terms that would keep our members insured. The TV/Theatrical contract negotiations were taking place […]