Airbus faces an unprecedented challenge in ramping up production to meet 2018 delivery targets following engine delays, and must eventually overhaul a manufacturing system that belongs to a ‘bygone age’, the jetmaker’s new president told staff on Friday.
The activity monitors that many received as holiday gifts won't automatically make their recipients active or healthy, new research indicated; however, trackers can have a significant impact when users establish clearly defined objectives.
Two years ago, world leaders joined together to endorse a new and ambitious agenda not to reduce poverty but to eradicate it, not to lessen hunger but to end it once and for all, and not to overlook inequality but jointly to attack it.
Antoine Griezmann was among the scorers for Atletico Madrid as it weathered a late storm against Bayer Leverkusen on Tuesday to claim a 4-2 victory in the first leg of its Champions League last-16 tie.
World leaders need to ramp up investment to achieve a set of global goals agreed a year ago to combat poverty, inequality and make the world a safer place by 2030, according to a key adviser on the United Nation's blueprint for the future.
Injury time goals from Reza Qouchannejhad and Alireza Jahanbaksh secured a dramatic 2-0 win for three-time FIFA World Cup qualifier Iran over Qatar at the Azadi Stadium on Thursday evening as Carlos Queiroz’s side made a winning start in its attempt to advance to Russia 2018.
When I was mayor of the city of San Fernando, La Union, from 1998-2007, we welcomed the new millennium by forming a Millennium Choir composed of 50 children and 50 employees of the province of La Union and the city. We also heard that UN Habitat and its member countries committed to eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) from 2000-2015.
Iran’s top human rights official slammed certain Western countries for adopting double-standard approaches to the issue of human rights, saying they are using the issue as a “tactic” to reach their political objectives.
Stringent climate policies would increase the cost of fossil fuels, including those used for the cleaner burning stoves (such as kerosene, liquefied petroleum gas, electricity, and piped gas) that are slowly replacing traditional cooking fuels.
Undertaking the challenge of pushing for new legislation to guarantee food security in their countries, legislators from Latin America and the Caribbean, together with guest lawmakers from Africa and Asia, will hold the Sixth Forum of the Parliamentary Front Against Hunger Oct. 15-17.
China’s President Xi Jinping says and annual growth rate of 6.5 percent is enough to meet the country’s goals, sending a clear signal that the world's second-largest economy is to lower its growth target.