Among the many countries affected by the coronavirus, Iran has been one of the worst-hit. Last week it had been confirmed that several officials, including the Vice-President for Women’s Affairs, Masoumeh Ebtekar, and Deputy Health Minister of...
Scientists voice concerns over the plans to drill in the Congo peatlands for oil, with the possible release of gigantic amounts of greenhouse gasses which could destroy the area and pose a serious setback to the Paris...
While the race for the next mayor of Paris may not usually be the type of news to make international headlines, the events leading to the end of Benjamin Griveaux’s campaign have raised questions about the role...
Vermont senator, Bernie Sanders, looks set to have a very good chance of winning the Democratic nomination. Many within the party were initially sceptical of Sanders, and warned that his ‘Socialist’ policies could put off more moderate...
In a record-breaking event on the 9 February, an island in Antarctica has exceeded 20C, as Seymour Island off the coast of the peninsula recorded 20.75C. The previous record for the entire Antarctic region was 19.8C, which...
Chinese state media have reported that everyone returning to Beijing must self-isolate for two weeks to protect against Coronavirus, otherwise they will face punishment. In an interview with the Beijing Daily, the city authorities warned those who...