LIVERPOOL FOR SALE! Club owner John Henry refutes claims

Liverpool's principal owner John W. Henry remains "fully committed to the success" of the club despite claims it has been put up for sale. Reports emerged that Fenway Sports Group are searching for interested parties, with investment banks Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley assisting the process. In a statement, FSG said it would accept new shareholders, but they would … Continue reading LIVERPOOL FOR SALE! Club owner John Henry refutes claims

Europa League: Manchester United to face Barcelona in round play-offs

Manchester United have been drawn against Barcelona in the Europa League round play-offs. It was arguably the toughest draw Erik ten Hag could have asked for and we got it. Paul Scholes explained last week that he wants United to face Barcelona in the play-offs simply because it’s the biggest tie the competition could ask for, while … Continue reading Europa League: Manchester United to face Barcelona in round play-offs

Qatar 2022: Cybercriminals targeting high-profile critics of the World Cup

A joint investigation by the Bureau of Investigative Journalism and the Sunday Times found that an Indian computer hacking group allegedly targeted dozens of British government officials, businessmen, and journalists critical of Qatar ahead of the FIFA World Cup this month. The investigation found that criminal activity began in 2019, and was allegedly commissioned by “one particular client,” … Continue reading Qatar 2022: Cybercriminals targeting high-profile critics of the World Cup

Russian oligarch admits meddling in U.S. elections, vows to do it again

Russian oligarch Yevgeny Prigozhin has claimed responsibility for interfering in U.S. elections, and promised to keep doing so in the future. The Wagner Group founder made the admission in a post on Russian social media site Vkontakte Monday, Reuters reported. In a comment on Vkontakte, Prigozhin wrote, "We have interfered (in elections), we are interfering and … Continue reading Russian oligarch admits meddling in U.S. elections, vows to do it again

DEPRESSION: Chinese woman committed suicide during COVID-19 lockdown

A woman in the Chinese region of Inner Mongolia reportedly killed herself after her local area was locked down, China-focused online outlets Sixth Tone and What's on Weibo reported. Hers is the latest documented death linked to China's zero-COVID strategy, in which entire communities face restrictions over a relatively small number of positive cases. Authorities categorized the … Continue reading DEPRESSION: Chinese woman committed suicide during COVID-19 lockdown

Google ‘greenwashing’ internet users by taking big oil advert money, study says

Google is helping big oil firms to greenwash their reputations by selling them adverts attached to environmental search terms, a new study claims. Ever looked up a sustainability-related question and seen an advert from a major fossil fuel polluter at the top of your results page? That’s no accident. According to a new report by the Center … Continue reading Google ‘greenwashing’ internet users by taking big oil advert money, study says

India mounts pressure on rich countries, says they should pay for increasing climate change costs

India has called on rich countries to fulfilL a decade-old promise to provide $100 billion in annual climate finance to developing nations. In 2009, a coalition of economically developed countries - including the USA, France, Germany, and the UK - pledged to give climate change-impacted nations $100 billion (€101 billion) per year by 2020. This promise has not … Continue reading India mounts pressure on rich countries, says they should pay for increasing climate change costs

Ghanaian leaders should look inward for solution to economic problems

Nana Akufo-Addo Ghana’s president finally addressed his bewildered country just over a week ago. For months, Nana Akufo-Addo has refused to speak comprehensively about an economic crisis that has ravaged confidence in his government. Instead, he chose to carry on as if it would blow over. The country is in intensive care. Inflation, officially, was … Continue reading Ghanaian leaders should look inward for solution to economic problems

Egypt’s landmark climate conference and everything you need to know about COP27

COP27 is now well and truly dominating the headlines. From promises to do better to big issues likely to be discussed at vital negotiations, we're beginning to get a picture of what the summit could look like.  This international conference is synonymous with climate change - but what is COP27 exactly, and can it help solve … Continue reading Egypt’s landmark climate conference and everything you need to know about COP27

COP27: Highway to climate hell

Jordan's King Abdullah II and United Arab Emirates President Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan attend COP27.REUTERS/Mohammed Salem United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told countries gathered at the start of the COP27 summit in Egypt on Monday they face a stark choice: work together now to cut emissions or condemn future generations to climate catastrophe. The speech set … Continue reading COP27: Highway to climate hell