Ms Thunberg, the figurehead of the Climate Strike movement which saw children around the world leave school to protest last Friday, opened her speech with an angry condemnation of world leaders for failing to get to grips with climate change. … [Read more...] about Greta Thunberg tears into world leaders in furious speech to United Nations
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NEW DELHI: A new formation is emerging in the Islamic World and OIC as Pakistan in a selfish move have decided to get further closer to Turkey and widen ties with Malaysia at the cost of its old ties with Saudi Arabia and UAE — who had bankrolled Islamabad for decades. This was reflected at the last week’s OIC meet at UN where Turkey once again threw its weight behind Pakistan’s rant against India — Islamophobia. However, UAE backed India and others gave tacit support to India at the meet. Turkey under its President has been challenging Saudi Arabia’s decade old dominance in the Islamic world and with Riyadh developing multi-faceted with India Islamabad in a desperate step has moved closer to Ankara to pursue its anti-India agenda. Simultaneously UAE’s ties with India encompasses areas and sectors unimaginable few years back. In late September 2019, the Turkish President, then Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad and Pakistani Prime Minister … [Read more...] about Is Pakistan dumping traditional allies Saudi-UAE for their support to India ?
This is a program that demonstrates success when you have continuity of purpose going from one administration to the next. If we go back all the way to commercial resupply, that started under President George W. Bush. And commercial crew under President Obama. And Charlie Bolden did absolutely magnificent work as the NASA administrator at a time when this particular program didn’t have a lot of support in Congress. And here we are all these years later having success. … [Read more...] about Trump space speech in Florida likely to test apolitical nature of NASA
For the past few years Ulvaeus has played a role in developing this kind of technology as an investor in Session – formerly Auddly – which makes software that helps songwriters and musicians get proper credit, and thus payment, for their contributions to compositions and recordings. “That taught me a lot about what the problems are in terms of lack of efficiency and outdated systems,” says Ulvaeus who’s calling from a comfortable chair in his home in Stockholm. … [Read more...] about ABBA’s Björn Ulvaeus Named President of CISAC
Lord Patten said: 'The statement shows growing and widespread international outrage at the decision by the Chinese government to unilaterally impose national security legislation in Hong Kong. The breadth of support, which spans all political parties and four continents, reflects both the severity of the situation and ongoing unified international support for the principle of one-country, two-systems.' … [Read more...] about Chinese army issues chilling warning to Hong Kong protesters as it says it’s ready to ‘smash’ any demonstrations against new national security law