Fiona slams Turks and Caicos, Puerto Rico faces a major clean-up

Caye, Puerto Rico (AFP) – Hurricane Fiona hit the Turks and Caicos Islands Tuesday as a Category 3 storm after ravaging Puerto Rico, with most people left without electricity or running water and rescuers used heavy equipment to ferry survivors to safety. The eye of the storm passed near Grand Turk Island, the capital of … Read more

A study finds that rising temperatures and other factors have exacerbated floods in Pakistan

Climate change likely caused rainfall of up to 50% late last month in two southern Pakistan provinces, but global warming It was not the biggest cause of the catastrophic floods in the country A new scientific analysis has found that more than 1,500 people have been killed. The study said that the general vulnerability of … Read more

Putin and Zelensky Flirt with Key Allies as Ukraine Gains

Kyiv, Ukraine (AFP) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky are courting key allies on Thursday, trying to bolster their war effort. Their fortunes have tilted toward Ukraine in recent days. In ancient Samarkand, Uzbekistan, Putin hoped to break his international isolation and strengthen his ties with Chinese President Xi Jinping. … Read more

Europe’s plan for floating gas stations raises climate concerns

New York (AFP) – As winter approaches, European countries, scrambling to replace the natural gas they once bought from Russia, have adopted a short-term reform: a chain of about 20 floating terminals that receive liquefied natural gas from other countries and convert it into fuel heating. However, the plan, with the first floating terminals set … Read more

Fall Preview: Will it, perhaps, return to normal in the cinema?

NEW YORK (Associated Press) — For the first time in three years, the film industrial complex is back in the fall on high alert. The festival’s red carpets are being rolled out. The Oscars campaigns are ready. The long-awaited films, such as “Black Panther: Forever Wakanda” And the “Avatar: The Way of Water,” Getting ready … Read more