Fidel Castro Warns of Global Nuclear War Threat

Fidel Castro made an appearance on television Monday night discussing events from around the world, after having spent years out of public view. The from Cuban leader discussed about the growing tensions More...

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22 Shocking Facts About The Coming Water Crisis That Will Affect The Entire Planet

3.4 million people die each year from a water related disease 780 million people lack access to clean water An American taking a More...

Industrial Accidents and Global Inequity: The Contrasting Cases of Bhopal and BP Horizon Deepwater

Bhopal India Almost 26 years have passed since the night of December 3rd 1984, when the people of Bhopal (India) were enveloped in More...

Tropical storm Agatha leads to 100 deaths in Central America

Around 100 people have lost their lives in Central America to floods and landslides initiated by Agatha, the first tropical storm More...

Another, larger Icelandic volcano may erupt

Another eruption is possible from a larger volcano form Iceland’s glacier, said scientists in Europe, as there has been a 200percent More...

Undersea Volcano Could Trigger Tsunami Wipe Southern Italy

A gigantic undersea volcano could result in a tsunami that would wipe the southern coast of Italy if it erupts, according to a volvanologist. The More...

Over one billion people lack access to safe drinking water

Over one billion people lack access to safe drinking water, and more than two billion live without improved sanitation. Those are the More...

Powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake shakes Taiwan

A magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck Taiwan Thursday morning, causing blackouts and disruption to public transport systems. The Taiwan More...

Massive iceberg breaks could disrupt weather

Mertz Glacier (photo: Neal Young) An iceberg the size of Luxembourg, which broke off from the Antarctic continent earlier this month More...

Burberry says 1Q revenue down 4 per cent

Burberry Group Plc, the UK luxury goods company, announced that first quarter revenue dropped by 4 per cent in the three months to June 30, as a result of a fall in wholesale More...

More businesses for sale than ever

As the global crisis affects countries around the world, more and more business owners are throwing in the towel and turning to selling their business. A spokesperson for 123BusinessesForSale.com, More...

HSBC to cut jobs as profit tumbles

HSBC PLC, (NYSE:HBC) Europe’s largest bank, reported Monday a 70 per cent drop in 2008 net profit. The bank also announced a cost reduction plan which will cut 6,100 jobs More...

22 Shocking Facts About The Coming Water Crisis That Will Affect The Entire Planet

3.4 million people die each year from a water related disease 780 million people lack access to clean water An American taking a five-minute shower uses more water than the average More...

100 Million Driven into Poverty By Healthcare

According to the latest annual report released by the World Health Organization (WHO) this Monday healthcare costs force 100 million people into poverty every year. The report More...

Don’t Panic, Don’t Panic Just Yet

Channel 4 TV was not irresponsible when it set out a ‘what if’ scenario should the collapse of the euro in an EU member More...

Euro Stands Only 20% Chance of Survival

According to a recently released prediction by the Centre for Economics and Business Research, the Euro only stands More...

Irish Gloom and Koreans on Brink of War Push Stock Markets into the Red

As if the rescue of Ireland’s collapsing economy and fears over Portugal and Spain in the...

Euro collapses to record four-year low

As the European economy suffers from heavy financial burdens and Germany moved to ban naked short-selling...

Cash for Wall Street Crash

Thursday 6th May, the New York Stock Exchange plummets 1,000 points; a historical first. By the...

Ahmadinejad Condemns World Powers

Iran’s Fars News Agency reports that Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has strongly criticized world More...

EU Leaders should listen to their people, says Ahmadinejad

According to Fars news agency, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has offered Europe a hand in implementing democracy. Referring to the protests..

Peace returns to Bangkok, but will democracy survive in Thailand?

Peace was returning to Bangkok, the battered Thai capital on Friday. But as many as 40 buildings were damaged, 15 people..

US New Home Sales Drop 12.4% to Record Low

New home sales fell to record lows in July as the real estate housing market in the US continued to suffer More...

Dubai brings down the world

The Dubai government stirred up markets this week by its decision to delay the debt payments which its flagship holding company..

Dubai hit hard by financial crisis

Once the epicentre of global boom with skyscrapers rising into the sky like mushrooms, today Dubai resembles a hungover partygoer. Retail..

Employees ’Twittering’ at work; productivity suffers

According to a survey conducted by Morse, an IT service provider, approximately three-fifths of the U.K.’s office staff said that they..

Global tourism industry collapses: UN World Tourism Agency

The United Nations World Tourism Organization recently revealed, that international tourism fell by eight per cent in the first quarter of..

Hysteria Over Thousands of Bird and Fish Deaths in Arkansas

Over 100,000 fish washed up on a river bank in Arkansas and as many as 4,000 birds fell from the sky..

The Arms Industry Will be Pleased

Of recent there have been reams of newsprint devoted to the 10th anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan; and its..