Spotlight on: Means of Implementation
In contribution to recent discussions on means of implementation, including those of the Third International Conference on Financing for…
CLOSING IN ON THE POST-2015 DEVELOPMENT AGENDA
As the final round of negotiations on the Post-2015 Development Agenda continue this week, the water community can be encouraged by progress to…
Gaza children find joy in flying kites despite blockade
Kites are source of entertainment for children in besieged enclave, but also source of income for…
Hedge Funds Tell Puerto Rico: Lay Off Teachers and Close Schools to Pay Us Back
Report says government had been ‘massively overspending on education’ despite spending only 79% of US average per pupil. Billionaire hedge fund…
Eric Schlosser: ‘The people who are most anti-nuclear are the ones who know most about it’
The American author tells Ed Pilkington about his six-year all-out immersion in the terrifying and surreal world of nuclear weapons for his latest…
A Computer Umpires Its First Pro Baseball Game
An anonymous reader writes: Baseball has long been regarded as a "game of inches." Among the major professional sports it arguably requires the…
Climate Professor Peter Wadhams Says He Does Not Think Colleagues Were Murdered
Does UK climate scientist and sea ice researcher Professor Peter Wadhams think three of his peers were assassinated? If you’ve read the story as…
Four dead in building collapse in western India
At least four people are dead and several injured following the collapse of a two-story building in India's Maharashtra state, according to local…
IGP Warns Against Scam Recruitment Into Police Force
The inspector general of police, IGP Solomon Arase, has warned Nigerians intending to join the police force to beware of fraudsters placing fake…
Olanipekun Cautions Masari Against Blackmailing Shema
The governor of Katsina State, Aminu Bello Masari, has been cautioned to refrain from “black-mailing, denigrating and vilifying” the former…
Steve Beckow: Arising as That
By Steve Beckow, Golden Age of Gaia, July 28, 2015 As I watch myself make forays into the area of leadership, I sometimes find myself in a situation…