Australia violated human rights of Torres Strait Islanders to protect against climate change: UN

UN rules Australia violated the human rights of Torres Strait Islanders by not protecting ‘their right to enjoy their culture’ against climate change UN says Australia violated Torres Strait Islanders in relation to climate change A 2019 complaint was lodged by eight Australian nationals and six children Complaint states the Morrison government failed to make … Read more

Chinese citizens slam Elon Musk over claims his Starlink satellites threatened space station

The Shenzhou-12 spacecraft is launched from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center on June 17, 2021 in Jiuquan, Gansu Province of China, carried on the Long March-2F rocket, to Chinese Tiangong space station July 19, 1964: China took its first official step into space, launching and recovering an experimental biological rocket carrying white mice. April 24, … Read more

Dozens of giant UK firms pledge to slash food waste by 30 PER CENT in a victory for MoS 

Dozens of Britain’s biggest supermarkets, restaurants and food manufacturers have pledged to slash their food waste by 30 per cent as part of a landmark environmental agreement, The Mail on Sunday can reveal. In a major boost for this newspaper’s War On Food Waste campaign, 47 of the country’s leading food companies have vowed to ramp … Read more

Angelina Jolie reveals daughter Zahara, 16, recently had surgery

Angelina Jolie gave a rare glimpse into her life as the mother of six children in a new piece that she penned for Time Magazine in her capacity as a contributing editor. The 46-year-old interviewed medical student Malone Mukwende about his initiative to bridge the gap of medical knowledge when it comes to people of color … Read more

Boris Johnson’s father Stanley lands new eco role that could see him pushing PM on green taxes

Boris Johnson’s father Stanley lands new eco role that could see him pushing the Prime Minister on green taxes Stanley Johnson will attend the Glasgow UN COP26 climate change conference  PM’s father said he will ‘constructively’ call for policies including carbon taxes New role is as international ambassador of Conservative Environment Network  By Colin Fernandez … Read more

The Block: How Emese Fajk allegedly used same ‘fake ANZ Bank’ receipts before

Stunning emails reveal how the woman accused of conning The Block has allegedly used the same trick of sending fake bank receipts to ‘prove’ she’d paid for things. Cyber security consultant Emese Fajk, 28, blamed a property conveyancer when her attempt to buy Jimmy and Tam’s home for $4.2million fell over last month.   Ms Fajk, … Read more

SIMON WALTERS: The dangers of a Prime Minister making up international law as he goes are clear

A disdain for rules that still haunts Tony Blair: The dangers for Britain of a Prime Minister making up international law as he goes along are clear, writes SIMON WALTERS By Simon Walters for the Daily Mail Published: 23:24 BST, 8 September 2020 | Updated: 23:48 BST, 8 September 2020 The last Prime Minister to … Read more

‘When will you resign, then?’ UN Secretary General sparks anger with ‘patriarchy’ tweet

‘When will you resign, then?’ UN Secretary General Antonio Gutterres sparks anger with Tweet saying ‘male-dominated culture damages everyone’ The UN published part of a speech by Secretary General António Guterres  The post has drawn 13,000 responses – many of which voice disagreement Twitter users called on Mr Guterres to resign; others called to ‘defund … Read more

North Korea’s nuclear activity is ‘serious concern’, UN fears

North Korea’s nuclear activity is a ‘cause for serious concern’ with some facilities continuing to operate, UN watchdog warns  UN fears Pyongyang is breaching international law with nuclear operations  International Atomic Energy Agency voices warning in report issued this week  Concerns raised over Yongbyon nuclear site in secretive country  US warns sellers not to supply … Read more

Donald Trump demands UN implement full ‘snapback’ of sanctions on Iran

The United States will demand Thursday that all United Nations sanctions be reimposed against Iran, President Donald Trump announced, a move that follows America’s embarrassing failure to extend an arms embargo against Tehran. The administration´s insistence on snapping back international sanctions against Iran sets the stage for a contentious dispute. It’s possible that the U.S. … Read more