The intense heat wave in Italy will now be replaced by thunderstorms and hail, complete with flood warnings, according to weather monitoring services.
It is quite likely that when, probably towards the end of this month, the International Olympic Committee starts sending out formal invitations to countries around the world asking them to come to Paris next year, Russia and Belarus will not find themselves in the guest list.
American economist Fiona Scott Morton has withdrawn from her appointment as the European Commission's chief competition economist, the Commission's Executive Vice- President Margrethe Vestager said here.
China’s strategic footprint is expanding across the globe. Now, it’s the Eastern Mediterranean region ~ at the maritime crossroads of Africa, Europe, and Asia and an important transit area for goods and people ~ which is in focus. Beijing, say experts, has recognised the region’s geostrategic value and is leveraging the fact that relations between regional countries have been complicated by long-standing rivalries and conflicts to get a foot in the door and more, as it were.
Ada Martine Stolsmo Hegerberg is a professional footballer from Norway who plays as a striker for the Division 1 Féminine club Lyon and the Norway national team.
As China records its highest temperature ever ~ 52.2 deg C in the western Xinjiang province ~ and as Sicily and Sardinia in southern Europe brace for temperatures in excess of 48 deg C