The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported heart diseases as the leading cause of death, for both male and female in the US. Each year about 735,000 individuals suffer a heart attack in the country. Most heart issues do not always come with warning bells or obvious signs.
The landmark report issued last week by the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the international body for assessing climate change, warns that our planet will reach catastrophic levels of global warming, capable of provoking extreme drought, wildfires and floods, as early as 2030 unless action is taken.
US national security officials and members of Congress assure Europe's foreign policy elite that Washington remains committed to its European allies amid anxiety about President Donald Trump's approach to global affairs.
By Jomo Kwame Sundaram & Anis Chowdhury
Many well-meaning people believe that good governance is key to inclusive development. But research claiming that good governance is essential for rapid growth suffers from serious methodological or conceptual limitations. Existing definitions are extremely broad, suffer from functionalist tautology, or mainly refer to corruption, Ipsnews reported.
A blanket of humid, still air resulting in smog that is expected to shroud Beijing for at least three days triggered the capital's first ever pollution 'red alert' on Tuesday as many residents ignored warnings to limit their time outdoors.