Air Pollution Forced Paris to Curb Car Usage

Air Pollution Forced Paris to Curb Car Usage

Paris and most parts of France are currently grappling with high levels of air pollution that has shown no signs of abating. On Sunday, the government was forced to announce the introduction of a plan to curb car usage starting on Monday. Over the past five days, the sky over Paris has revealed worrying levels […]

Ukraine Faces Referendum on Crimean Secession

Ukraine Faces Referendum on Crimean Secession

Today the Ukraine faces a referendum in which Crimean citizens are called to cast their vote to decide whether Crimea, inhabited by a majority of ethnic Russians, should opt to remain in Ukraine with greater autonomy, or decide for a total secession from Kiev. The vote comes after weeks of tension between the Ukrainian new […]

Malaysia Airlines Captain Main Suspect of Plane Hijacking

Malaysia Airlines Captain Main Suspect of Plane Hijacking

The disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 last week is still shrouded in mystery, but the ongoing investigation brought to light new elements that make the hypothesis of a plane hijacking more likely and point to the captain as the main suspect of carrying it out. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak declared on Saturday […]