Rescuers check for victims in flooded cars on a road in Erftstadt, Germany. AP
It is time to look climate change in the eye and to stop being in denial that the world’s governments will save the planet through rigorous green policies. Neither will happen — the planet won’t be saved and the governments won’t be accountable. The article rightly says that it is
The German government on Monday pledged to improve the country’s under-fire warning systems as emergency services continued to search for victims of the worst flooding in living memory, with at least 165 people confirmed dead.
It is a catastrophe no doubt but on a colossal scale. The floods in Europe have, like the coronavirus, upended thousands of lives in a devastating way. Over 120 people have died and thousands rendered homeless as it started bucketing down over German cities and
The West’s sanctions against Russia is a complicated turn when G7, European Union and Australia had agreed to impose a price cap on Russian sea-borne oil at $60 per barrel on Friday, taking the sanctions into a convoluted mode. Poland wanted a price cap which was 5 per cent lesser than the market price but it had joined in the collective decision.
This week, I got to make history. At 18-years-old, I received an honorary doctorate from the University of London for my work in climate justice, making me the current youngest holder of the award globally. Having not yet started my undergraduate studies, I still can’t quite believe it. I’m contributing to policy before sitting my GCSEs, and I’m organising UK-wide protests
I love Twitter, and I am not embarrassed to say that I spend a lot of time on it. It has made my life better; I think it has improved my journalism; and — to make this a little less about me — I think it has, overall, made British journalism sharper, quicker and more democratic. I have been on it since 2008, thanks to a couple of tech-savvy people who helped expand
Due to the colossal fashion outfits we see in markets at times, it can get very challenging to pick what we want. This is why we preplan and that’s what I do when it comes to garments and those that are on my fashion list. Luckily, my fashion sense is “Over the top” especially after I had slimmed down so wearing anything can suit me except the colour that I have to be