Czech PM reiterates sovereignty in foreign affairs after Pompeo’s visit

“I said (to Pompeo) that we are moving forward as a member of the EU, that there has been a similar situation in other similar bids, and that we cannot eliminate anyone to comply with EU rules. So I explained it to him clearly, and I think he understood,” MF Dnes quoted Babis as saying […]

Amazon app quiz August 14, 2020: Get answers to these five questions to win Sony 1000XM3 headphones for free

Amazon app quiz is now live. In today’s quiz, the e-tailer is giving its participants a stand a chance to win Sony 1000XM3 headphones for free. Name of the winner of today’s quiz will be announced on August 15. The daily app quiz on Amazon starts at 8am and continues till 12pm. The quiz usually […]

Quang Tri welcomes wave of investments in energy sector

Local leaders said they had seen breakthroughs in attracting investment in its energy sector in the past few years. They have also taken drastic measures to support businesses such as enhancing administrative reforms, improving the investment environment and providing tax and land lease breaks.

Australian newspaper cartoon depicting Indians eating solar panels attacked as racist

“India is the technology centre of the world right now and has some of the most high-tech industries on the planet in that part of the world. The underlying message is that people in developing countries don’t need all these technologies to do with climate change – they need food.

Zac Efron’s travel show is shallow in a good way and a bad way

In some ways, Efron is a Trojan horse for environmentalism, for a legion of fans who perhaps didn’t give two sh—s about climate change in one way or another before this. From all appearances, Efron himself isn’t an expert on most of the topics the show tackles, at least from when he’s seen doing interviews […]

Dev Patel To Narrate National Geographic Series India From Above Releasing On Independence Day

Actor Dev Patel has turned narrator for National Geographic’s upcoming two-part series titled India From Above. The show releasing this weekend is set to showcase unique stories from India, to commemorate India’s 74th Independence Day. It will also explore India’s various geographical, cultural, technological and historical aspects.

Lebanon’s ENTIRE government resigns over Beirut mega-blast amid corruption scandal

The US, UK, France, Gulf states and even rivals Israel have offered money and assistance – but Canada has refused to give cash directly to the Lebanese government due to fears of corruption.

Rivian to make platform for Ford

Rivian Automotive Inc., the electric-truck startup backed by Inc. and Ford Motor Co., will provide the “skateboard” platform for a premium, high-performance electric Ford vehicle, its top executive said.“In Ford’s case, we provide the platform.” Rivian Chief Executive Officer R. J. Scaringe said in an interview on Saturday. “They will provide the top hat, […]

Leadership Greater Chicago Announces 2021 Class of LGC Fellows

Chicago, Illinois (July 9, 2020) – Today, Leadership Greater Chicago (LGC) announced its 2021 Class of LGC Fellows. This select group of 46 accomplished and diverse individuals represents a cross-section of professionals from the corporate, nonprofit, government, and education sectors. They begin LGC’s Signature Fellows Program amidst a renewed national movement around racial justice and […]

US seeks to extend arms embargo on Iran at Security Council

Beirut Blast: Macron warns Iran against ‘interference’ in Lebanon If the resolution is defeated, Washington has threatened to trigger the “snapback” mechanism in the Vienna deal, which allows participants to claim “significant non-performance” by another party to restore all UN sanctions on Iran.