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

Of the $2.88 billion invested in the state, $1.81 billion has been lined up from global investors, a document from the Indian Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) revealed. As many as 168 memorandums of understanding (MOUs) have been signed for investment in 14 sectors. The government has also identified space for setting up industry and acquired […]

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

‘The Commission will deal with the issue of the Rhodes legacy and how to improve access and attendance of BAME undergraduate, graduate students and faculty, together with a review of how the college’s 21st Century commitment to diversity can sit more easily with its past.’ 

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

Drought could become less frequent in this region. Agriculture yields could see increased volatility here. In agriculture crop yield, annual probability of a 10 per cent yield decline will increase 2 per cent today to 8 per cent by 2050. At the same time, annual probability of a 10 per cent yield increase will decrease […]

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

The inaugural World EV Day, being launched by ABB and Green.TV will be a day of global e-mobility appreciation. Reaching out to current and prospective drivers of electric vehicles (EVs), World EV Day is designed to generate increased consumer awareness about the benefit of EVs, putting driving electric at the top of the agenda.

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

“It will be years until we know the full implications of his assassination and history could look back at his assassination as the moment where it all unraveled for the Islamic Republic,” Alaaldin said. “Iran has invested so much in its proxy network that it can plausibly be said that it is only as strong […]

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

“It also explains why SAG-AFTRA’s National Leadership spent hundreds of thousands of dollars, while the union is under severe financial distress, misleading the members about the contract details, and pressuring members to vote YES on the contract. If our members had rejected the TV/Theatrical Contract, our negotiating committee would currently be back at the negotiating […]