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Message to Trump? Countries say climate fight 'irreversible'

We, the undersigned members in the business and investor community of the United States, re-affirm our deep commitment to addressing climate change through the implementation of the historic Paris Climate Agreement. News about Donald Trump promising to renegotiate the role of the U.S.in the Paris Agreement and cancelling billions of payments to the United Nation's Green Climate Fund , have sent shivers and nervousness to the other delegates.



Sea ice in Arctic and Antarctic at record low, says report

At the height of the storm, the weather was 10c warmer than the region's 10-year average - and the melting ice proves it. The Arctic was already having a rough fall, but things took a sharp turn into insane town this week, with temperatures across much of the Arctic ocean measuring some 36 degrees Fahrenheit (20 degrees Celsius) above normal.


Financial reasons helped Hughes pick England over Fiji

Financial reasons helped Hughes pick England over Fiji

Vunipola has twice been publicly declared fit by the England management since Saturday night but is now looking an improbable starter at No8 after missing training along with Brown, Jonny May and Tom Wood, who has been recalled as back-row cover but arrived back at the team hotel with a stomach bug.


Bill Gates eyes digital platform opportunities in India

Bill Gates eyes digital platform opportunities in India

Prasad said that Gates knows India very well and is committed to partnering with the government. Delivering the Second Transforming India Lecture organised NITI Aayog here on Wednesday, Gates said that shift to digital transactions will enhance transparency and reduce leakages.


Obama gathers key Europe leaders amid questions about Trump

Obama gathers key Europe leaders amid questions about Trump

German chancellor Angela Merkel is set to hold a press conference on Sunday and the market is speculating that it would be on whether she is running for the fourth time or nor not to become the chancellor of Germany. Obama is welcomed by German Chancellor Merkel upon his arrival at the chancellery in Berlin In good spirits ... A joint opinion piece published Thursday in Germany's weekly business magazine WirtschaftsWoche seemed directed as much at the incoming Trump administration in the ...


Overwatch's Sombra and Arcade update is now live

Overwatch's Sombra and Arcade update is now live

Overwatch fans who have been eagerly awaiting for the release of Sombra need not wait any longer, as Blizzard has now officially released the character on all platforms. As the replacement of Weekly Brawls, Arcade widens the selection of modes players can choose from. And to top it off, the new Ecopoint: Antarctica map is packed in alongside Arcade mode.