Measles cases rise 30% worldwide – WHO

04/12/18 01:35 PM By Nico - Comment(s)

GENEVA, Switzerland – Measles cases worldwide jumped more than 30% last year compared to 2016, with increases recorded in wealthy European countries like Germany where vaccination coverage has historically been high, the UN said Thursday, November 29.

The World Health Organization said the worrying t...

Act now or risk disaster, nations told at UN climate summit

04/12/18 11:53 AM By Nico - Comment(s)

Scientists have warned that we need to cut fossil fuel emissions by half by 2030 to avert disaster

After the starkest warnings yet of the catastrophic threat posed by climate change, nations gathered in Poland on Sunday to chart a way for mankind to avert runaway global warming.

The COP24 climate summ...