Daily Archives: October 22, 2017

Warming seas could lead to 70 percent increase in hurricane-related financial loss

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Climate change threatsWarming seas could lead to 70 percent increase in hurricane-related financial loss

Published 23 October 2017

If oceans warm at a rate predicted by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the UN

About 2.1 million Americans using wells high in arsenic

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Public healthAbout 2.1 million Americans using wells high in arsenic

Published 23 October 2017

About 44 million people in the U.S. get their drinking water from private wells. A new study by the U.S.

Four arrested during duelling Toronto protests

  • Four arrested during duelling Toronto protests
  • Trudeau condemns appointment of Mugabe as WHO ambassador

Kenya’s Leader Urges Peace Ahead of Vote as Tensions Rise

NAIROBI President Uhuru Kenyatta urged Kenyans to remain peaceful ahead of Thursday’s fresh presidential election, while a witness said police shot and wounded at least one person amid a rise in ethnic tensions in the …

MEC Albert Fritz donates hygiene and dental care kits to ECD centre in Bonnievale

The Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, donated 70 oral hygiene packs to 50 children at the Kapteinetjies Educare Centres, in Bonnievale (Cape Winelands region).

Each pack consisted of a face and hand …