Spain’s caretaker PM Pedro Sanchez (centre) and UN Secretary General António Guterres pose with delegates at COP25 climate summit in Madrid on Monday. Associated Press
The year 2020 was among the three hottest on record, the other two being 2016 and 2019, as per the UN’s science agency. The finding is ‘another stark reminder of the relentless pace of climate change,’ said the UN chief.
More than 100 world leaders are gearing up for the much-awaited UN Climate Change Conference (COP26), which will take place next month in Glasgow.
The two-week conference in Scotland delivered a major win in resolving the rules around carbon markets, but it did little to assuage vulnerable countries’ concerns about long-promised climate financing from rich nations.
In an effort to share its pioneering experience with the world, the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU), showcased its “Global Benchmarking Framework and Data Set for Online, Open, Smart and Technology-enhanced Higher Education” while participating in the UnescoMobile Learning Week 2019, held recently in Paris.
Crowds had gathered hours before on nearby Wulumuqi street – with video showing protesters chanting "Xi Jinping, step down! CCP, step down!" in a rare display of public opposition to the Chinese Communist Party's top leadership. The video was widely shared on social media...
Jain claimed the broker told him the landlord needed to verify his LinkedIn profile before offering him the apartment.
Women in the country of more than 80 million people are required to cover their heads, necks and hair, a law enforced by the country's morality police.