Coronavirus: No change in outbreak despite China spike, WHO says

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Vietnam has put 10,000 people in quarantine after six cases were found in villages north of Hanoi Coronavirus cases are not rising dramatically outside China despite a spike in Hubei province, the World Health Organization (WHO) says. The only exception…

‘The Wave of Change’ EP 010: Zeina Zakhour shares…

‘The Wave of Change’ EP 010: Zeina Zakhour shares cybersecurity nuggets (podcast) – By Nuadox Crew – In this episode of “The Wave of Change” podcast, host Tony Flath chats with Zeina Zakhour. Zeina is the Global CTO for Cybersecurity at global IT firm Atos. Needless to…

Putin Pushes Constitutional Change in Russia; Medvedev Resigns

MOSCOW—Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed sweeping constitutional changes that could set the stage for him to wield political power after his presidency ends, as his longtime ally, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, unexpectedly announced he was stepping down. Mr. Medvedev’s resignation came after Mr. Putin earlier…

Climate change: Longest talks end with compromise deal

Image copyright Kiara Worth/IISD Image caption Some of the difficult issues proved impossible to resolve in Madrid The longest United Nations climate talks on record have finally ended in Madrid with a compromise deal. Exhausted delegates reached agreement on the key question of increasing the…