Elon Musk Quits Trump's Presidential Councils Over Paris Accord Exit

They warned that United States withdrawal from the deal could speed up the effects of global climate change, worsening heat waves, floods, droughts and storms. They can continue to demand from their leaders and lead themselves. I fully support @... More..

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Trump withdrawal from climate deal gets mixed response from US companies

Speaking from the White House Rose Garden on Thursday, Trump said he made a decision to withdraw from the Paris pact because it was unfair to US businesses and workers. The key to the success of the Paris...More..

Asia stocks rally as Nikkei tops 20000
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Asia stocks rally as Nikkei tops 20000

European shares were also expected to advance, with spread-betters looking at gains of 0.6-0.7 percent for Germany's DAX, France's CAC and Britain's FTSE. ECONUSA stronger-than-forecast jobs report could resusc...More..

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Theresa May tells Trump of 'disappointment' at US climate pact exit

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said "the opprobrium of the world" should ring in Mr Trump's ears. "The EU deeply regrets the unilateral decision by the Trump administration", he said in a stateme...More..

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State of Origin 2017: Take your corners

The injuries mean the Sydney Roosters and Brisbane will be robbed of their most-attacking halves in Pearce and Milford for Saturday night's blockbuster at Allianz Stadium. With no Matt Scott the Queensland re...More..

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NASA Just Unveiled Their Next Mission: "We Will Finally Touch the Sun".

Thanks to Parker, said Thomas Zurbuchen, associate administrator for NASA's Science Mission Directorate in Washington, "nature has become more lovely". Parker's work formed "the basis for much of our understa...More..

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Paris withdrawal sets business world at odds with Trump

In a joint statement , the leaders of the EU's thee major powers expressed regret about Trump's decision to withdraw the USA from the historic agreement to combat climate change and reaffirmed their commit...More..

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OnePlus 5 Teased to Be More Compact Than 3T, Pricing Information Tipped

Our leaker has now put any doubt over the presence of a dual camera on the final OnePlus 5 to rest, by revealing what we're told is the "official tagline" of the OnePlus 5. When that happens, folks will be ...More..

Microsoft accidentally releases test build of Windows 10 to Insiders
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Microsoft accidentally releases test build of Windows 10 to Insiders

This problem happened due to an inadvertent deployment to the engineering system that controls which builds/which rings to push out to insiders. This new feature will make Microsoft Windows 10 beyond wonderful....More..

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Singapore reaffirms commitment to Paris climate agreement after USA pullout

Trump , who has called climate change a "hoax", previously indicated he was considering leaving the agreement by saying it's a "bad deal" for the US economy. Climate change is real. Speaking first in Fren...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump 'to withdraw' from Paris climate deal pact

His predecessor, Barack Obama, expressed regret over the pullout from a deal he was instrumental in brokering. "In order to fulfill my solemn duty to protect America and its citizens, the United States will ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Fact Checking Trump's Paris Agreement Speech

Those cities include Los Angeles, Boston, New York, Houston, Chicago, Seattle, Atlanta, Denver, Miami Beach, New Orleans and Portland. Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto - along with 60 other mayors from the almo...More..

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After Trump Withdraws, California Joins Group Backing Climate Pact

City Hall was bathed in green light on Thursday night, hours after President Trump announced he would be withdrawing the USA from the Paris climate agreement . "This unprecedented diplomatic feat would never h...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

US backs out of Paris climate accord

He announced that he, along with California Gov. Brown joined Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington state and Gov. Andrew Cuomo of NY to form the U.S. Under former President Barack Obama , the US had agreed to...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Singapore reaffirms commitment to Paris Agreement and Pledge to cut emission levels

Several major USA corporations had urged Trump to honor the agreement, while Wall Street giant Goldman Sachs's chief executive Lloyd Blankfein, in his first tweet ever, blasted Trump's decision as "a setbac...More..

Trump abandons global climate pact Paris accord; allies voice dismay
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump abandons global climate pact Paris accord; allies voice dismay

Sadly, President Trump appears to be falling for 20th century economic thinking, when more efficient, cleaner 21st century opportunities are there for the taking. will be the "cleanest and most environmentall...More..

World leaders accuse Trump of turning his back on the planet
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

World leaders accuse Trump of turning his back on the planet

Trump's top diplomat, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, warned against leaving the Paris deal. " President Trump is not putting America first, he is tethering it to the past". I condemn this brutal act against...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

France's Macron says United States interests to be harmed by climate deal withdrawal

Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama, who in November will chair an annual climate summit in Germany , said he was deeply disappointed by Trump's decision and did what he could to try to persuade Trump t...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

European leaders: climate change deal can't be renegotiated

But the withdrawal from the Paris accord , combined with Trump's efforts to roll back other Obama-era climate change policies and cut or cancel research on global warming represents a new era of isolation an...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Paris Agreement can not be renegotiated on request of a single

Brown joined Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington state and Gov. Andrew Cuomo of NY to form the U.S. Climate Alliance to uphold the Paris climate agreement , a pact involving almost 200 nations aimed at slowing the...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Scientific groups disappointed in Trump's move on climate

No other developed country has made that allegation, and in fact, the U.S. stands isolated even in the developed world following its withdrawal. Supporters of the accord, including some leading United States...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

The error of exiting the Paris Accord

On Friday, Brown departs on a previously planned trip to China, where he intends to further engage his Chinese counterparts on technology sharing and processes for reducing emissions. For now, the alliance incl...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Musk to quit Trump advisory councils

Prompted by evidence demonstrating human impact on climate change, the Paris Agreement set a goal of limiting the global temperature increase to two degrees Celsius over the next century - or no more than two...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trudeau calls Trump to say climate decision a 'disappointment'

According to British news outlet The Telegraph , Macron's speech marked the first time a French leader has addressed his nation in English from the president's official residence. The Paris Agreement on Clim...More..

Aviation ministry will plan privatisation of Air India, says Arun Jaitley
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Aviation ministry will plan privatisation of Air India, says Arun Jaitley

Sen said. This statement comes after Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju had said that finding a "bakra" for disinvesting Air India may not be easy. Last week, Jaitley pitched for Air India's disinve...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Labor urges Turnbull government to lobby United States to reconsider Paris withdrawal

Trump left open the prospect that he'll ultimately take a similar approach to the Paris pact, announcing Thursday that while the US will immediately stop complying with the standards, his administration wi...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump announcing decision on global climate pact

And if we can, thats great. China, which has overtaken the United States to become the world's largest greenhouse-gas emitter, has said that it will continue to uphold its Paris pledge. The former reality TV st...More..

USA defies world, says will quit Paris pact
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

USA defies world, says will quit Paris pact

While Trump said the United States would be willing to rejoin the accord if it could obtain more favorable terms, the three European leaders said the agreement cannot be renegotiated, "since it is a vital ins...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Austin officials: Withdrawal from Paris accord won't stop city plans

The three states already belong to an emissions reduction pact of states and cities worldwide, but Thursday's action marked a direct stand against the Trump administration and a formal commitment to upholding t...More..

White House won't say if Trump believes in climate change
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

White House won't say if Trump believes in climate change

It wasn't just Peduto who ripped Trump's decision to withdraw . At that point, the U.S. enters a one-year waiting period before it's formally removed. An official explained that "he's very proud" of the U....More..