Carl Frantz

Hurricane Ophelia

Ireland, UK Brace for Hurricane Ophelia

Ireland ordered the closure of all schools Monday in anticipation of the arrival of Hurricane Ophelia, the largest ever recorded so far east in the Atlantic Ocean....

Kim Jong-Un Claims to Be Close to having Nuclear Weapon

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, quoted by the local KCNA agency, said on Saturday that he is close to having the nuclear weapon despite international sanctions....

Brazilian Judge Amazon Mining

Brazilian Judge Cancels Mining Decree of Amazon Reserve

A Brazilian judge has suspended with immediate effect a decree that abrogated the status of an immense Amazon nature reserve of the size of Denmark in order to authorize...

Europe Tainted Eggs

Europe’s Tainted Eggs Scandal Spread to Non-EU Countries

Europe’s tainted eggs scandal is spreading. According to Brussels, 34 countries, including 22 in the EU, are affected by the scandal of fipronil, a banned...

Amazon Buys Whole Foods

Retail giant Amazon will further expand its economic empire with the $ 13.7 billion buyback of US supermarket brand Whole Foods, which faces consumer disaffection. This...

One Human Out of Ten Suffers From Obesity

The proportion of the obese population in the world has been increasing worldwide since 1980, doubling in 73 countries, according to a large study published yesterday...

New Computer Virus Capable of Attacking Electrical Networks Discovered

Hackers have developed a powerful malicious software that can cause the failure of electricity distribution networks, two cyber security companies said on Monday, one of...