Global warming could create ‘tidal waves’ of change for arid regions

The world is facing a threat from climate change that could bring waves of change to regions around the globe.A study published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences indicates that global warming could lead to new arid zones, while at the same time creating more arid deserts.In its new report, the …

A look at the ‘global’ impact of the Brexit vote

In a globalised world where people increasingly feel more at home in their own country, it is not surprising that people have a preference for local, regional, or national identities.A survey conducted by the Pew Research Centre for the People & the Press shows that a growing number of people are increasingly willing to accept …

‘Davao Region’ to be added to the list of countries that can be sued for defamation

In an interview with ABC News, the attorney general of the United States, Preet Bharara, said that the United Kingdom, France, Germany and the Netherlands would be included in a list of the countries that could sue for defamation.The new list would add a new section to the U.S. defamation statute, known as Section 1366, …