Daily Archives: September 17, 2022

Financing education, imperative for ‘peaceful, prosperous, stable societies’ – UN chief — Global Issues

Little Amal, a 12-foot-tall puppet depicting a 10 year old Syrian refugee visits Transforming Education Summit in New York, reminding that education is a basic right.

Secretary-General António Guterres, speaking alongside his Special Envoy for Global Education, Gordon Brown, drew attention to the critical issue of innovative financing for education. He reminded that the “world is experiencing multiple crises”, and governments, businesses and families everywhere are feeling the financial strain. Moreover, since the COVID-19 pandemic began, two-thirds of countries have cut […]

EU calls for war crime tribunal over mass graves in Ukraine | Russia-Ukraine war News


The European Union presidency has called for the establishment of an international tribunal for war crimes after new mass graves were found in Ukraine. “In the 21st century, such attacks against the civilian population are unthinkable and abhorrent,” said Jan Lipavsky, foreign minister of the Czech Republic which holds the EU’s rotating presidency. “We must […]

Typhoon Nanmadol: Japan urges nearly 2 million to seek shelter | Climate News

A director of the Japan Meteorological Agency's Forecast Division holds a press conference in Tokyo.

Japan Meteorological Agency warns of ‘a very dangerous typhoon’ that was classed at the agency’s top category of ‘violent’. Nearly two million people in Japan have been asked to seek shelter before Typhoon Nanmadol, national broadcaster NHK said, as the weather agency issued a rare “special warning” about the powerful storm, which is expected to […]

Avocado Toast with Halloumi and Egg

Avocado Toast with Halloumi and Egg

This post may contain affiliate links. Read my disclosure policy. Avocado Toast with Halloumi and Soft Boiled Egg is a fresh spin on avocado toast made with roasted peppers, 7-minute soft-boiled eggs, and sunflower seeds. Avocado Toast with Halloumi and Egg This avocado toast with egg recipe is perfect for breakfast and brunch or lunch […]

20 Of The Best Men’s Suits To Add To Your Everyday And Formal Rotation (Updated 2022)

man in a suit standing on a cliff in front of a bell tower at sunset

You wake up, have a cup of coffee, shower, shave, open your mouth and smack both cheeks like they do in old-school Gillette commercials for no reason, and then leave for wherever. And somewhere in between all that routine, you also put on your favorite jeans, favorite t-shirt, and favorite shoes. Makes sense. Fair enough. […]

Aminata Diallo: Former Paris St-Germain midfielder re-arrested over attack on fellow player

Aminata Diallo on the ball during a game last season

Diallo joined PSG in the summer of 2016 Former Paris St-Germain player Aminata Diallo has been re-arrested as police investigate an attack on her team-mate Kheira Hamraoui last November. Hamraoui was dragged from a car by two masked men and beaten on the legs with an iron bar as she returned home from a team […]

Putin warns of ‘serious response’ to Ukraine ‘terror acts’ | Russia-Ukraine war News


Russian President Vladimir Putin pledged to stay the course in his campaign against Ukraine, warning if counterattacks continue a “more serious” military response will be unleashed. Putin remained steadfast despite strong evidence that his forces incurred heavy losses in the Ukraine counteroffensive this month. The Russian leader said the main goal of the campaign continues […]

Cycling World Championships: French Federation defends decision to fly female riders to Australia in economy

Julian Alaphilippe

Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe is aiming to defend his UCI Road World Championships title in Australia The French Cycling Federation has defended its decision to fly its men to the Cycling World Championships in Australia in business class while the women’s team travelled in economy. News of the decision has provoked criticism in France. But Christophe […]