Tsunami alert lifted after Japan quake

TOKYO, 19 June 2019:  A strong and shallow earthquake struck Japan’s northwest coast around Niigata prefecture yesterday – triggering a small tsunami, shaking buildings and cutting power to around 9,000 …

2 oil tanker attacks in Gulf of Oman

DUBAI, 13 June 2019: Two oil tankers were attacked in the Gulf of Oman today, leaving one ablaze and both adrift, shipping firms said – driving oil prices as much …

How much plastic have you eaten today?

GENEVA, 12 June 2019:  Plastic pollution is so widespread in the environment that you may be ingesting five grams a week, the equivalent of eating a credit card, a study …