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Corbyn pledges Labour transparency on UK carbon footprint

Labour in power would change law to reveal imported emissions and ‘carbon leakage’The UK will stop hiding its “true impact” on the climate by reveali...

Corbyn pledges Labour transparency on UK carbon footprint

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Corbyn pledges Labour will back referendum on any Brexit deal Leader says his party would ‘do whatever is necessary to stop a disastrous no-deal outcome’Jeremy Corbyn has pledged that Labour will back a second referendum on any Brexit deal put to parliament, but...
01:00 2019-05-30

Aluminum's carbon footprint is dirty If the automotive industry's shift toward aluminum is being driven primarily by environmental concerns, it makes sense to scrutinize the carbon footprint of the aluminum industry itself. And the pictu...
08:00 2019-07-22

The hidden carbon footprint of aluminum cars If the automotive industry's shift toward aluminum is being driven primarily by environmental concerns, it makes sense to scrutinize the carbon footprint of the aluminum industry itself. And the pictu...
20:51 2019-07-22

Novartis Pledges More Transparency on Data Concerns Novartis, under fire for keeping a data-manipulation issue with its treatment Zolgensma under wraps for several months, vowed to more quickly disclose any similar concerns in the future....
20:00 2019-09-09

Researchers: bitcoin’s carbon footprint equal to Las Vegas BERLIN — The virtual currency bitcoin is responsible for the same amount of carbon dioxide emissions as a city like Las Vegas or Hamburg and efforts to reduce its climate footprint should be considere...
00:34 2019-06-14

Carbon Footprint Row Over Greta Thunberg's Yacht Trip To New York The team behind teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg's yacht voyage to New York on Sunday fended off claims that her trip will create carbon emissions because team members will take transatlantic.....
00:00 2019-08-19

Groundbreaking Report Gives Us a Glimpse of the US Military’s Gigantic Carbon Footprint There are a lot of superlatives that can be used to describe the U.S. military. It represents the biggest chunk of the federal budget. It’s extremely good at killing people. And it’s also a prolific c...
17:17 2019-06-13

22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé, Day 10: Have Some Carbs With Your Reduced Carbon Footprint Fun fact, unbeknownst to me before attempting the 22 Days Nutrition challenge: according to PETA (who would definitely know), most bread is vegan (clearly, I haven’t been making a lot of bread). It wa...
04:00 2019-08-24

Montreal creates committee to curb climate change, reduce carbon footprint New partners are joining the fight, announced Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante, including the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and Montreal Public Health....
01:00 2019-06-20

Indian Army Adds Mahindra e-Verito EVs To Its Official Fleet To Reduce Carbon Footprint Keeping up with the central government's policies to switch to electric mobility, the Indian army has employed electric vehicles as part of its fleet. In partnership with Energy Efficiency Services......
21:17 2019-08-04

Concrete steps? For China cement giants, monster carbon footprint smothers climate goals At its massive Baimashan plant near the Yangtze river in eastern China, cement giant Anhui Conch has invested the best part of $10 million in new equipment to capture and store climate-warming greenh...
14:00 2019-09-12

A Corbyn government that fulfills its pledges would be 'quite alarming,' BP CEO says BP CEO Bob Dudley says it's unhelpful to demonize particular companies or groups over environmental issues and discusses the U.K.'s political landscape....
09:17 2019-08-01

Finland pledges to become carbon neutral by 2035 New leftist government sets ambitious target as it plans major rise in public spendingFinland’s new left-leaning coalition government has pledged to make the country carbon neutral by 2035 as part of ...
14:51 2019-06-04

UK Labour's Corbyn: we want parliament recalled British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday he supported recalling parliament to deal with the Brexit crisis but sidestepped a question about whether he would step down as lead...
13:34 2019-08-19

Amazon Pledges To Be Carbon Neutral By 2040, Buy 100,000 Electric Vans Amazon chief Jeff Bezos pledged Thursday to make the US technology and retail giant carbon neutral by 2040 and encourage other firms to do likewise, in a bid to help meet the goals of the Paris......
05:51 2019-09-20

Corbyn on collision course with Labour members over Brexit Leader in conference bid to stop party campaigning for remain at general electionJeremy Corbyn has risked the wrath of Labour’s membership after he moved to stop the party campaigning to remain in the...
00:34 2019-09-23

Corbyn decries BBC's 'inaccuracies' over Labour antisemitism Labour leader says Panorama adopted ‘predetermined’ critical positionJeremy Corbyn has said there were “many, many, inaccuracies” in the BBC Panorama documentary about antisemitism in the party, sayin...
15:34 2019-07-13

Labour's McDonnell pledges to tackle 'scourge' of poverty John McDonnell is unveiling a socialist revolution aimed at reducing the "scourge" of poverty, which will be the centrepiece of Labour's manifesto in a general election....
10:00 2019-07-17

Microsoft pledges to fight climate change with carbon neutral Xbox Microsoft is joining Sony on the efforts to combat climate change by switching things up on the console front. In the former’s case, it’s starting a pilot project to make 825,000 Xboxes carbon neutral...
00:34 2019-09-25

Google pledges carbon-neutral shipping, recycled plastic for all devices Alphabet Inc's Google on Monday announced that it would neutralize carbon emissions from delivering consumer hardware by next year and include recycled plastic in each of its products by 2022....
16:17 2019-08-05

Corbyn in emergency meeting over Labour antisemitism crisis Jeremy Corbyn has been forced to hold an emergency meeting of his shadow cabinet and a showdown with his MPs as the antisemitism crisis engulfing Labour threatened to spiral out of control....
03:17 2019-07-16

Labour's Corbyn: Any new Brexit vote will not be 'Leave' or 'Remain' re-run Any new Brexit referendum should be about the terms of a deal struck with the European Union and not a repeat of the 2016 choice for Leave or Remain, opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said ...
01:00 2019-05-30

Labour peers attack Corbyn over antisemitism in paper ad Labour peers have taken out a newspaper advert accusing Jeremy Corbyn of "failing the test of leadership" by allowing antisemitism to "grow in our party"....
14:00 2019-07-17

British PM May's parting shot for Labour's Corbyn: your time is up Outgoing British Prime Minister Theresa May issued a parting shot to opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on Wednesday, using her final weekly parliamentary question session to suggest he follow her...
15:34 2019-07-24

Labour conference 2019: Will Jeremy Corbyn get the heave-ho? With the party gathered in Brighton, battles over Brexit are tearing Labour apart - and the leadership is under threat. Is it breaking point for the Left?...
18:00 2019-09-23

| Labour's Jeremy Corbyn backs second Brexit referendum Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain's main opposition Labour party, has said it is "right to demand" a second referendum on any deal about the country's departure from the European Union, or Brexit....
21:00 2019-06-19

Labour lawmakers in Scotland blame Corbyn for EU drubbing Senior members of Britain's Labour Party in Scotland blamed leader Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit "ambiguity" on Monday for a Labour wipeout in Scotland in the European Parliament election....
18:51 2019-05-27

Jeremy Corbyn defends Labour's position on Brexit The leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn has said: "There has to be an agreement with the European Union and there then has to be a public vote."...
18:17 2019-05-27

Labour of love? Jeremy Corbyn under pressure to deliver UK's Labour goes into its party conference this weekend with a leader who wants to remain "neutral" in any second Brexit referendum. Could that be a recipe for disaster for the party and the country?...
17:51 2019-09-20

The party will decide our Brexit position, says UK Labour's Corbyn British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday his party would guide him on how to campaign in a second Brexit referendum, pledging to offer voters a choice between staying in the Europ...
16:34 2019-09-22

I will be guided by my Labour Party on Brexit, says UK leader Corbyn British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday he would be guided by his opposition party on how to campaign in a second Brexit referendum, pledging to offer voters a choice between staying in the...
12:00 2019-09-22

UK Labour leader Corbyn: I am ready to fight an election British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday he was ready to fight an election and his priority was to prevent a no-deal Brexit, suggesting Labour could back any move by Prime Minist...
16:34 2019-09-03

McDonnell: I can't see Corbyn staying on if Labour loses election Shadow chancellor says he would also resign and calls for a woman to become new leaderJeremy Corbyn would be likely to step down as Labour leader if the party loses the next election, John McDonnell h...
14:51 2019-10-11

Pompeo pledges not to wait for Britain’s elections to ‘push back’ against Corbyn and anti-Semitism In a secret recording, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo also said the Conservative Party’s losses in European Parliament elections demonstrated “an absolute failure of leadership.”...
15:51 2019-06-08

Labour's Corbyn to accuse PM Johnson of using Queen for political gain Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will on Thursday promise Britain a radical new political agenda and accuse Prime Minister Boris Johnson of dragging Queen Elizabeth into the country's loom...
03:17 2019-10-10

Forcing a no-deal Brexit would be 'abuse of power', says Labour's Corbyn Forcing through a no-deal Brexit during an election campaign would be "an unprecedented, unconstitutional and anti-democratic abuse of power" by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, opposition Labour...
06:34 2019-08-09

More than 60 British lords criticize Labour's Corbyn over anti-Semitism More than 60 opposition Labour members of Britain's upper house of parliament signed a statement in a newspaper on Wednesday accusing leader Jeremy Corbyn of failing "the test of leadership" over anti...
13:34 2019-07-17

Corbyn ally admits Brexit policy has 'damaged' Labour Labour's Brexit policy has "damaged" its electoral standing and the party should now discuss whether to revoke Article 50 if it wins the next election, according to an ally of Jeremy Corbyn on Labour'...
19:51 2019-07-07

Labour's Corbyn, 70, calls for independent probe into report he is 'too frail' to be UK PM British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, 70, called for an independent investigation into a Times newspaper report which cited unidentified senior officials as saying they were concerned ...
13:51 2019-07-02

Jeremy Corbyn's Labour votes to stay neutral on Brexit The leader of Britain’s opposition Labour has narrowly won support for his Brexit strategy from party members. The focus is now on winning an election on social justice issues....
09:00 2019-09-24

Britain's Corbyn gets Labour support for disputed Brexit strategy British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn won support for his Brexit strategy on Monday, fighting off a challenge by members who wanted him to immediately back remaining in the European Union bef...
01:34 2019-09-24

Labour to stay neutral on second referendum as Corbyn wins vote Labour members have rejected a motion calling on the party to declare its unequivocal support for Remain at a second Brexit referendum, amid controversial scenes at its annual conference....
15:34 2019-09-24

Labour hits back at reports of frail Corbyn health MPs and activists rebut claims that party leader is not physically or mentally up to jobThe Labour party has hit back at a newspaper investigation that claims senior civil servants are worried Jeremy ...
13:17 2019-06-29

UK's Jeremy Corbyn says Labour Party backs new Brexit referendum In a significant shift, Britain's main opposition Labour Party said Tuesday that the country's soon-to-be chosen new leader should hold a second referendum on whether to leave the European Union or re...
16:34 2019-07-09

Jeremy Corbyn lambasted by Labour MPs in ‘worst meeting as leader’ MPs criticise Labour’s handling of Brexit and complaints of harassment and antisemitism Labour MPs tore into Jeremy Corbyn’s Brexit strategy at a party meeting on Monday night, with several MPs loyal ...
01:34 2019-06-11

Senior Labour figures call for Corbyn to apologise to whistleblowers Jeremy Corbyn is facing a revolt from senior Labour figures calling on him to apologise for the party's response to an investigation into its antisemitism problem....
19:01 2019-07-15

UK Labour leader Corbyn says priority is preventing no-deal Brexit Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Wednesday that it would be appropriate to trigger a vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Boris Johnson only when a no-deal Brexit has ...
11:00 2019-09-25

Only Labour will give the people a final say on Brexit | Jeremy Corbyn Boris Johnson will crash Britain out of the EU. The Lib Dems will overturn the 2016 referendum. But I’ll deliver a public voteBoris Johnson and the Conservatives are threatening to drive our country o...
21:51 2019-09-17

Corbyn faces showdown with Labour members over Brexit policy Labour members will get the chance to vote on the party adopting an outright pro-Remain position, despite Jeremy Corbyn pushing for Labour to delay a decision on its Brexit stance....
10:34 2019-09-23

Google pledges carbon-neutral shipping for its devices by 2020, recycled plastic by 2022 Alphabet's Google announced that it would neutralize carbon emissions from delivering consumer hardware by next year and include recycled plastic by 2022.Read More...
08:51 2019-08-06

We are working to stop UK PM Johnson using election for no-deal Brexit: Labour's Corbyn British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday opposition parties were working on ways to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson from using an early election to force through a no-deal Brexit....
16:34 2019-09-03

Labour's Corbyn: Johnson's Brexit plan won't pass Brussels, or Parliament UK opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has said Boris Johnson's Brexit plans would falter in Brussels and at the hands of British politicians. Meanwhile, the EU's Donald Tusk said he remained "open but st...
06:00 2019-10-04

British Conservative lawmaker says Labour's Corbyn can't lead a unity government British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn is unsuitable for leading a possible government of national unity, rebel Conservative Party lawmaker Dominic Grieve said on Monday....
10:34 2019-08-19

British Labour leader Corbyn set to back second Brexit referendum: report Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn is set to back a second referendum on Brexit and it could be within days, the Mirror newspaper reported late on Tuesday, citing senior figures of the party....
03:51 2019-05-29

Labour won't win, says Tony Blair as he urges Jeremy Corbyn to avoid an election Tony Blair warned today that Jeremy Corbyn and his "small group of acolytes from the far-Left" would fail to win a general election and it is in the Labour Party's interest to wait until Brexit is sor...
01:00 2019-09-03

UK PM candidate Gove: rushed no-deal Brexit would give Labour's Corbyn power Michael Gove, one of the leading contenders to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said rushing into a no-deal Brexit could trigger a national election that would surely propel Labour leader J...
08:51 2019-06-06

UK PM candidate Johnson: Labour Party leader Corbyn guilty of anti-Semitism The frontrunner to become Britain's next prime minister, Boris Johnson, said on Monday that the leader of the main opposition Labour party, Jeremy Corbyn, was guilty of anti-Semitism....
02:17 2019-07-16

Support for Jeremy Corbyn's Labour plummets to lowest level in polling history Support for the Labour Party has dropped to just 18%, pushing the party into fourth in an opinion poll for the first time. The result matches lowest score for the party since polling began in the 1940...
13:17 2019-07-04

British Labour leader Corbyn faces showdown with party members over Brexit Britain's opposition Labour Party will vote to decide its Brexit strategy on Monday, with leader Jeremy Corbyn heading for a showdown with his members over whether the party should back staying in the...
12:34 2019-09-23

Labour spitting feathers as Tories call Corbyn a chicken in 'silly' stunt The Conservatives have been accused of "silly playground behaviour" by their own party after launching a campaign depicting the Labour leader as a chicken....
23:00 2019-09-06

Labour antisemitism: Corbyn aide wanted to influence party’s panel Jeremy Corbyn's top aide instructed party officials to compile a dossier setting out how Labour's highest disciplinary body could be challenged, leaked emails have revealed....
17:17 2019-07-19

Brexit: Labour delegates debate rival motions for and against Corbyn's strategy – live news Rolling coverage of the Labour conference in Brighton, including the debate to decide if the party will commit to campaigning for remain nowLabour rows over Brexit worsen before crucial votes at confe...
18:34 2019-09-23

John McDonnell says he cried with joy when Jeremy Corbyn reached Labour leadership shortlist in 2015 Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell has admitted that he cries "all the time" and burst into tears when Jeremy Corbyn reached the Labour leadership shortlist in 2015....
15:17 2019-06-01

Brexit news latest: Labour MPs warn Jeremy Corbyn must not stay neutral in new referendum Jeremy Corbyn sparked a fresh row with his party today by promising a new Brexit referendum after the next general election while refusing to say if he would back Leave or Remain....
18:51 2019-09-18

#expelmetoo: Jeremy Corbyn and deputy at war over European elections purge of Labour party members Jeremy Corbyn was hit by a revolt led by his deputy today over the expulsion of Labour members who voted for rival parties in the European elections....
18:17 2019-05-29

Tom Watson: Bid to oust Labour deputy leader fails as Jeremy Corbyn intervenes after huge backlash A bid to oust Labour deputy leader Tom Watson by abolishing his role has failed following an intervention by Jeremy Corbyn after huge backlash from MPs....
19:51 2019-09-21

Anti-Semitism storm will cost Labour votes in City Hall elections, Corbyn told Labour faces "serious electoral damage" in next year's City Hall elections unless the party urgently tackles anti-Semitism, Jeremy Corbyn was warned today....
14:17 2019-07-19

Jeremy Corbyn and John McDonnell would quit roles if Labour lost election, shadow chancellor says Shadow chancellor John McDonnell said he and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn would follow "tradition" by leaving their roles if the party lost an election....
21:51 2019-10-11

Labour's proposal to make Jeremy Corbyn PM in emergency government is non-negotiable, says John McDonnell Labour's proposal that Jeremy Corbyn would serve as Prime Minister in a caretaker government is non-negotiable, shadow chancellor John McDonnell insisted today....
22:34 2019-08-19

Labour slips to fourth place in opinion poll as pressure builds on Jeremy Corbyn over Brexit stance Jeremy Corbyn has come under increasing pressure to secure a clear Brexit position for Labour as a new opinion poll showed the party has slipped into fourth place....
02:34 2019-07-04

Theresa May names Labour critic of Jeremy Corbyn, John Mann, as government adviser on anti-Semitism A Labour MP who is a fierce critic of party leader Jeremy Corbyn was today appointed government adviser on anti-Semitism by Theresa May in one of her final acts as Prime Minister....
19:17 2019-07-23

Tom Watson latest: Bid to oust Labour deputy leader fails as Jeremy Corbyn intervenes after huge backlash A bid to oust Labour deputy leader Tom Watson by abolishing his role has failed following an intervention by Jeremy Corbyn after huge backlash from MPs....
13:51 2019-09-21

Labour deputy leader pressures Jeremy Corbyn to work with Liberal Democrats to stop no-deal Brexit Labour deputy leader Tom Watson is putting pressure on Jeremy Corbyn to work with the Liberal Democrats to stop a no-deal Brexit under Boris Johnson....
12:34 2019-08-14

Jeremy Corbyn says new Labour MP Lisa Forbes 'is not racist in any way' following calls for her to be suspended Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has insisted that the party's newest MP Lisa Forbes is "not a racist in any way" following calls for her to be suspended....
17:34 2019-06-08

Labour conference 2019 LIVE: John McDonnell outlines plans for reduced working week and praises Corbyn hours after breaking rank over Brexit John McDonnell has said he is "so proud" of the politics that Jeremy Corbyn represents, hours after he appeared to break rank over the Labour leader's views on Brexit....
15:00 2019-09-23

Labour conference latest: Bitter Brexit divisions clear as key shadow cabinet members push for Remain... despite warning from Corbyn-backing union boss Two key shadow cabinet members repeated their support for remaining in the EU today, despite a key pro-Corbyn union leader saying they should "step aside" if they don't support their leader on the mat...
22:34 2019-09-22

Brexit news latest: Diane Abbott says Labour wants second referendum 'for any deal' as pressure mounts on Jeremy Corbyn Fresh Labour splits emerged today over the party's pivot towards a second Brexit referendum in the wake of its disastrous European election performance....
14:17 2019-05-28

Pete Willsman suspended from Labour Party after Jeremy Corbyn ally 'blames Israeli embassy for anti-semitism row' One of Jeremy Corbyn's allies was suspended from the Labour Party today for allegedly claiming that Israeli "agents" were whipping up allegations about anti-Semitism in the party....
13:00 2019-05-31

Alastair Campbell claims 'senior' figures in Corbyn's office said vote against Labour Alastair Campbell has claimed "senior" figures in Jeremy Corbyn's office recommended voting against Labour after he was expelled from the party for backing the Liberal Democrats in the European electi...
21:17 2019-05-28

Labour conference 2019 LIVE: John McDonnell says he is 'so proud' of Corbyn's politics hours after breaking rank over Brexit John McDonnell has said he is "so proud" of the politics that Jeremy Corbyn represents, hours after he appeared to break rank over the Labour leader's views on Brexit....
13:34 2019-09-23

Senior Labour figures play down 'civil war' claims as Jeremy Corbyn 'held captive' by top aides Senior Labour figures have played down claims the party is in the grip of a "civil war" following reports Jeremy Corbyn's top aides have been keeping the party leader "captive"....
19:34 2019-07-07

Labour conference latest: Private schools could be abolished under Labour after party members vote to integrate them into state sector Private schools could be abolished under a future Labour government, after members voted to commit the party to integrate them into the state sector....
22:34 2019-09-22

U.S. Labour Judge Rules That Tesla Broke Labour Law Electric carmaker Tesla Inc interfered with legitimate union organising and must read a notice to workers explaining their rights in a meeting requiring attendance from Chief Executive Elon Musk, a......
16:34 2019-09-28

What will your digital footprint tell people about you when you die? From exposing sexual secrets to repairing a bad image, the digital afterlife and who controls it matters in unexpected ways, as a fascinating new book explains...
19:00 2019-06-23

U.N. urged by own staff to look at its climate footprint More than 1,000 United Nations employees have called for the global body to reduce its carbon footprint, including through curbs on their own diplomatic perks like business-class flights and travel ha...
16:17 2019-09-20

Apollo 11: the fight for the first footprint on the moon The decision to let Neil Armstrong take the first steps on the moon was controversial – especially with his colleague Buzz AldrinIt was 1969. The last year for President Kennedy’s pledge to land a man...
17:17 2019-05-25

Cashify Expands Its Footprint, Now Available in Over 1,500 Indian Cities Cashify has announced that it has expanded its services to over 1,500 locations. Currently, the company has extended app-only services for Android smartphone users who will now be able to avail the......
19:34 2019-07-24

How to minimize your 'noise footprint' | Paige Towers Noise pollution is an environmental and public health crisis. Here are some simple steps to fight backThe modern world is too loud. Noise pollution wreaks havoc on the behavioral patterns and stress l...
14:34 2019-06-07

Stasi's pervasive footprint across two Berlins revealed In the former prison where the East German secret police locked up dissidents, a museum has painstakingly mapped the vast web of locations through which the Stasi carried out social control — and plan...
14:17 2019-06-11

Rolls-Royce expands dealership footprint to Denver The newest dealership marks the automaker's 38th location in the U.S. and 45th in the Americas region, which also includes Canada, Brazil, Chile and Mexico. The Americas region is the brand's largest ...
03:34 2019-09-14

Salesforce expands footprint into China with Alibaba partnership American cloud-based service provider Salesforce.com said Wednesday it will partner with Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holdings, as the U.S. company looks to make inroads into the Chinese s...
05:34 2019-07-25

8x8 acquires Wavecell to expand cloud communications footprint The acquisition will give 8x8 a greater foothold in the Communications Platform-as-a-Service (CPaaS) market and and expand its presence in the rapidly growing Southeast Asian market....
03:00 2019-07-18

Dell Launches an Ultra Modular, Zero-Footprint PC in India Dell on Friday unveiled its OptiPlex 7070 Ultra - a flexible, modular and zero-footprint PC which targets the Banking, Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI) and Information Technology Enabled......
15:51 2019-10-11

LatAm delivery app Rappi plans to double footprint by year-end Latin American delivery app Rappi plans to almost double the number of cities it operates in by year's end, its co-founder said on Friday, following a $1 billion injection from Japan's SoftBank that s...
07:00 2019-08-31

UPDATE 1-Cannabis retailer Curaleaf to expand US footprint with Grassroots buy U.S. cannabis retailer Curaleaf Holdings Inc said on Wednesday it would buy privately held GR Companies Inc (Grassroots) in a cash and stock deal valued at about $875 million to expand its footprint i...
16:34 2019-07-17

Societe Generale Private Banking: Building a pan-European footprint Societe Generale has had a presence in Luxembourg since 1893, making it the oldest foreign bank in the Grand Duchy. As well as being one of the market leaders, Societe Generale is now the fifth larges...
15:17 2019-05-21

Openreach unveils plans to expand FTTP footprint to 4m by 2021 Openreach has detailed the next 29 locations to be connected to its Fibre to the Premise (FTTP) network as it presses ahead with plans to expand its footprint to four million homes and businesses by t...
22:00 2019-10-02

Cybereason raises $200 million from SoftBank to expand global footprint Antivirus startup Cybereason said on Tuesday it raised $200 million in investment from Japan's SoftBank Group Corp , doubling the total investments raised by the company so far to about $400 million....
19:00 2019-08-06

Next Big Thing in ETFs: Less Transparency Capital Group, Legg Mason and JPMorgan plan exchange-traded funds that bet on stocks without daily disclosure of investments, drawing on a small New Jersey firm’s model....
15:34 2019-07-13

Fortnite Fortbyte 23 Location Found between RV campsite, gas station, monstrous footprint Found between an RV campsite, a gas station, and a monstrous footprint is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
18:34 2019-07-12

Price transparency is exactly what the doctor ordered On behalf of doctors across America and their patients, I am writing to underscore the importance of the executive order President Trump signed this week on “Improving Price and Quality Transparency i...
11:17 2019-06-28

'More transparency' needed on who banks are financing, says investor Eric Borremans of Pictet Asset Management discusses the investment strategy that takes into account environmental, social and corporate governance factors....
08:00 2019-07-05

Facebook fined for violating German transparency law German authorities have fined Facebook 2 million euros ($2.26 million) for providing a distorted picture of the amount of illegal content on the social media platform, a violation of the country's law...
15:34 2019-07-02

ZTE launches Brussels cybersecurity lab as a transparency play The lab's main purpose will be to allow regulators and potential clients to perform black box and penetration testing, as well as review its source code and documents....
04:51 2019-07-11

No transparency: Who pays for Africa's election campaigns? Election campaigns are expensive in Africa, too. Since in many countries there are no government subsidies, the parties depend on private donations. But often there are no legal regulations — a danger...
02:51 2019-09-22

Trump on Ukraine: 'I fully support transparency' President Donald Trump told reporters on Wednesday that the diplomacy he conducted this week is being overshadowed by a conversation in which he urged Ukraine's president to investigate Democratic pol...
01:34 2019-09-26

| Tunisians seek 'transparency' on president's health Tunisian politicians and social media users called Monday for transparency on President Beji Caid Essebsi's health after he was hospitalised last week with a "serious illness"....
18:00 2019-07-02

EU's Juncker regrets lack of transparency in von der Leyen's nomination Retiring European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has expressed regret for the lack of transparency in the process to nominate his successor. His own appointment had followed an election camp...
12:51 2019-07-05

RTI Amendment Bill Passed; Dilutes Transparency Law, Says Opposition The bill to amend the landmark transparency law, the Right to Information Act, was passed by the Lok Sabha today amid opposition allegations that it was being diluted. The opposition -- which has......
15:17 2019-07-22

UPDATE 1-Facebook fined for violating German transparency law German authorities have fined Facebook 2 million euros ($2.26 million) for providing a distorted picture of the amount of illegal content on the social media platform, a violation of the country's law...
15:34 2019-07-02

WHO agrees watered-down resolution on transparency in drug costs Countries at the World Health Organization agreed on Tuesday to push for clearer drug pricing, after watering down a draft resolution that would have also required pharmaceutical firms to disclose the...
18:17 2019-05-28

G20: May asks Saudi prince for transparency in Khashoggi case Prime minister urges open legal process over murder and raises Yemen concernsTheresa May has raised concerns about the murder of Jamal Khashoggi and the humanitarian cost of the conflict in Yemen duri...
13:17 2019-06-29

Facebook Fined EUR 2 Million for Violating German Transparency Law German authorities have fined Facebook EUR 2 million for providing a distorted picture of the amount of illegal content on the social media platform....
15:51 2019-07-02

Zero Transparency In Uttar Pradesh? No RTI Reports Published In 14 Years Uttar Pradesh has not published a single report mandatory under the Right To Information or RTI Act since the transparency law came into being in 2005. In contrast, Chhattisgarh is the only state......
06:51 2019-10-12

Trump says he supports transparency for Ukraine call whistleblower President Trump on Wednesday said he backed transparency in terms of the whistleblower who raised alarm about his call with Ukraine’s president — but also demanded the same for Joe Biden and his son H...
01:00 2019-09-26

Senators Call on M.L.B. for More Transparency on Foul Ball Injuries Senators Richard Durbin and Tammy Duckworth wrote a letter to Commissioner Rob Manfred urging him to release data on which seats at ballparks are most vulnerable to dangerous line drives....
07:00 2019-08-07

Ofcom: BBC 'lacks transparency' over Naga Munchetty investigation The BBC has been told it needs to address its "lack of transparency" urgently after failing to publish its reasons for ruling Naga Munchetty's comments on Donald Trump were biased....
10:51 2019-10-08

One year on, GDPR brings transparency to handling of personal data The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which is celebrating its first anniversary on May 25, 2019, has had a significant impact on personal data protection. All compani...
16:34 2019-05-24

Trump to meet airline executives to discuss 'competition and transparency' U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with top executives from a handful of airlines on Thursday to discuss "competition and transparency," a White House official said....
00:00 2019-07-19

2020 Dems cut from Houston debate rip DNC for ‘lack of transparency,’ vow to press on One week ahead of the next Democratic presidential nomination debate, three of the lower-tier candidates who failed to make the stage are vowing to march on and taking aim at the Democratic National C...
22:34 2019-09-05

Trump incredulous after his moves on transparency failed to stop Pelosi President Donald Trump was incredulous Tuesday as he sat in Trump Tower and watched House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announce she was launching a formal impeachment inquiry against him, sources familiar wit...
05:34 2019-09-26

Bats Targets Transparency with Dedicated Data Feeds for U.S. Listed ETFs KANSAS CITY and NEW YORK – May 1, 2017 – Bats, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company, and a leading market for exchange-traded fund (ETF) trading globally, today announced the planned introduction of the Bats...
10:01 2019-05-22

WFE Board urges consistent regulation and more transparency from G20 market reform efforts Paris, 22 September 2009 - The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) Board of Directors urged leaders of the G20 nations at their upcoming summit in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA), to press for market r...
17:51 2019-05-23

Universal Music Group on master tapes fire: 'We owe artists transparency' Company to investigate 2008 storage unit fire in which up to 500,000 master recordings by Aretha Franklin, Elton John and others may have burnedUniversal Music Group CEO and chairman Sir Lucian Graing...
14:51 2019-06-19

Tories continue Facebook ad spree as 'major bugs' block transparency Tools to crack down on ‘dark money’ political ads are ineffective, researchers say“Major bugs” in Facebook’s political transparency tools are preventing researchers and journalists from holding advert...
19:00 2019-07-31

Ethics Office Investigates Whether Interior Dept. Officials Violated Transparency Laws The department’s internal ethics watchdog is examining whether top Trump appointees violated open-record laws by withholding or delaying the release of public files....
03:51 2019-07-24

Trump calls Ukraine allegations a ‘hoax’ but supports transparency on whistleblower report Though his administration previously opposed the release of the complaint, Trump told reporters Wednesday that he informed House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy as well as other Republicans that he wan...
15:00 2019-09-26

EPA chief Andrew Wheeler says divisive 'transparency' rule will move ahead next year Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler told lawmakers Thursday the agency plans to implement a controversial transparency rule that critics say could limit available science....
02:51 2019-09-20

Facebook launching political ad transparency tools ahead of Canadian federal vote The roster of additional tools will include ad authorization functionalities to verify advertisers on the platform and an ad library, which will provide users additional information about the reach an...
15:17 2019-06-10

Trump issues executive order increasing transparency in hospital prices, doctor fees President Trump on Monday issued an executive order that would pressure insurers, doctors and other providers to disclose more information about health-care prices....
20:51 2019-06-27

Navy chief nominee Vice Adm. Gilday promises transparency in USS Gerald Ford delays Vice Adm. Michael Gilday told a Senate committee he will be transparent about the USS Gerald R. Ford, which had its post-shakedown availability delayed and has weapons elevators that still don't work,...
19:51 2019-07-31

How College Board's Environmental Context Dashboard highlights algorithm transparency vs. explainability issue The Environmental Context Dashboard is a tool to provide socio-economic metrics on student populations for university admissions officers. Here's a look at the data as well as potential bias and trans...
05:34 2019-06-10

Ethics Office Examines Allegations That Interior Dept. Officials Violated Transparency Laws The department’s internal ethics watchdog is examining whether top Trump appointees violated open-record laws by withholding or delaying the release of public files....
22:51 2019-08-03

Governor’s use of message-destroying app didn’t violate state transparency laws, judge finds The lawsuit revealed nearly every employee of Eric Greitens staff in Missouri had the Confide app on their personal cellphones, according to the Kansas City Star....
04:34 2019-07-09

Greater transparency, fairer prices for medicines ‘a global human rights issue’, says UN health agency  While developing countries have long struggled with the price of medicines, today’s costs have rendered it a world-wide challenge, and the key topic of concern at a global medicines forum in South Afr...
17:17 2019-05-21

Trump to issue executive order seeking transparency on healthcare costs: Wall Street Journal U.S. President Donald Trump plans to issue an executive order on Monday asking health insurers and doctors to disclose new details about healthcare costs, in an attempt to improve price transparency, ...
21:34 2019-06-20

Apple and Google halt human voice-data reviews over privacy backlash, but transparency is the real issue Google and Apple are suspending some of their voice data-review practices, after reports revealed the extent to which humans review private conversations.Read More...
22:00 2019-08-02

'AGT': Howie Mandel leaves a literal footprint on golden buzzer for this ambitious student Joseph Allen tried out for "AGT" to see how big a footprint he can leave on the world. His audition ended with Howie Mandel leaving a literal footprint.        ...
06:00 2019-06-05

Corbyn: 'Not up to Lib Dems to decide who will be next PM' Jeremy Corbyn has said he hopes the Lib Dems will reverse their opposition to his plan to stop a no-deal Brexit, declaring it is "not up to Jo Swinson to decide who the next prime minister is going to...
18:34 2019-08-16

Unilever pledges to halve use of new plastics Consumer goods giant to push reusable packs, refills and alternative materials and halve usage by 2025Unilever is to slash it use of virgin plastic by creating greener versions of its household produc...
10:51 2019-10-07

Trump pledges “whatever we have to do” after Ohio storms DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the aftermath of tornadoes in Ohio (all times local): 12 p.m. President Donald Trump has pledged to help Ohio recover from devastating tornadoes. Ohio Republican Gov....
18:34 2019-05-29

| UK pledges $12.3m for fire-ravaged Amazon British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has pledged $12.3m to help restore the Amazon rainforest which has been ravaged by fires, sparking a wave of global concern....
23:00 2019-08-26

Can Boris Johnson deliver on his pledges? During his campaign to be the next prime minister, Boris Johnson made a number of promises to the electorate on everything from Brexit, to broadband - but can the new occupant of number 10 really deli...
09:34 2019-07-24

EU Pledges Restraint as U.S. Moves to Add Tariffs U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Wednesday said Washington would impose levies starting Oct. 18 on $7.5 billion of European goods after the World Trade Organization ruled Airbus SE subsi...
03:34 2019-10-04

Corbyn signals shift on second EU referendum Jeremy Corbyn has sought to address growing divisions within Labour by pledging his support for a second EU referendum on "any" Brexit deal - if he cannot secure a general election....
01:00 2019-05-30

UK opposition leader Corbyn: We must have an election Britain's opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday Theresa May was right to resign as prime minister and whoever replaced her as leader of the Conservative Party must call an election....
12:34 2019-05-24

Dominic Grieve: I don’t want to put Jeremy Corbyn into No 10 Tory will meet Labour leader to stop no-deal Brexit but will not help him become PMDominic Grieve has said he would not facilitate putting Jeremy Corbyn into Downing Street, saying his intention is to...
16:00 2019-08-16

Star Manager Woodford Pledges to Cut Borrowing A fund run by star investor Neil Woodford is aiming to slash its debt and pledged to recruit more independent directors to its board while it attempts to assuage investor concerns over the value of it...
19:17 2019-06-28

Leonardo DiCaprio pledges $5m to help save the Amazon Earth Alliance, an environmental group co-founded by the actor, said donation will help ‘focus critical resources’ amid wildfiresEarth Alliance, an environmental group co-founded by Leonardo DiCaprio,...
22:34 2019-08-26

Trump pledges $16B to farmers hurt by trade war President Donald Trump rolled out another $16 billion in aid for farmers hurt by his trade policies, insisting the money "all comes from China," specifically the tariffs on Chinese goods. (May 23) &#...
06:34 2019-05-24

Johnson pledges more devolution in second trip to the North Boris Johnson is heading to the North of England claiming he is giving more powers to businesses, elected mayors and other political leaders to boost the region's economy....
04:00 2019-09-13

Unilever pledges to halve its use of new plastic by 2025 Consumer goods giant Unilever vowed to halve the amount of new plastic it uses over the next five years, by shifting to more recyclable and alternative materials and refillable options to meet consume...
12:51 2019-10-07

Oil rises 1.8% as OPEC pledges decision on supply Oil prices rose on Thursday as OPEC indicated that all options were on the table to balance oil markets and that it would take a decision in December on supply for next year....
03:51 2019-10-11

G7 Pledges Millions To Help Fight Amazon Fires The G7 has agreed to spend $20 million (18 million euros) on the Amazon, mainly to send fire-fighting aircraft to tackle huge blazes engulfing parts of the world's biggest rainforest, the presidents.....
23:34 2019-08-26

Greece pledges no help for Iranian tanker after U.S. warning Greece said Wednesday it won't allow a controversial Iranian oil tanker to pass through territorial waters on its way to Syria, following a stern warning from the United States....
05:00 2019-08-22

Theresa May pledges to make UK aid spending more eco-friendly Prime minister will tell G20 leaders they are last generation that can limit global warmingTheresa May is to pledge that Britain’s aid budget will in future be spent in a more environmentally sustaina...
05:51 2019-06-29

Tropical cyclone bears down on Bahamas, U.N. pledges aid A tropical cyclone carrying heavy rain and strong winds neared the already devastated Bahamas on Friday, threatening to complicate Hurricane Dorian recovery efforts as the U.N. secretary-general arriv...
02:00 2019-09-14

Amazon pledges 100% renewable energy by 2030 Online shopping giant Amazon revealed a carbon footprint Thursday that rivals that of a small country and vowed to reduce the damage to the planet by cutting its use of fossil fuels....
05:51 2019-09-21

Boeing pledges $100 million to help 737 MAX crash families Boeing Co said on Wednesday it would give $100 million over multiple years to local governments and non-profit organizations to help families and communities affected by the deadly crashes of its 737 ...
20:51 2019-07-03

Facebook Pledges to Move Dumb and Eat Shit Slipping-on-a-banana-peel-into-a-pile-of-rakes firm Facebook, a name which is now synonymous with massive, irreparable fuckups, has recommitted itself to mistakes, failures, and harebrained flights of...
01:00 2019-07-10

Joshua pledges to ‘beat up’ Ruiz in rematch British heavyweight Anthony Joshua lost his world titles in a stunning upset in New York The post Joshua pledges to ‘beat up’ Ruiz in rematch appeared first on Boxing News....
16:34 2019-06-03

Low pay in the garment industry still a reality despite pledges – study Report finds fashion brands use living wage rhetoric to improve social sustainability perceptionCommitments by global fashion brands to pay the living wage are not translating into “meaningful change ...
15:17 2019-05-30

Trump pledges 'very big trade deal' to UK's Johnson US President Donald Trump praised Boris Johnson as the "right man" to deliver Brexit while meeting the UK prime minister in France. Trump also pledged a trade deal with the UK, despite opposition in t...
17:34 2019-08-25

Lagarde Pledges to Review ECB's Negative Rates Christine Lagarde, the likely next president of the European Central Bank, held out an olive branch to the bank’s German critics at a confirmation hearing, promising to review the costs and benefits o...
16:34 2019-09-04

UK's Corbyn to back second Brexit referendum: The Times British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn will back a move on Wednesday for the Labour Party to change its Brexit policy and support a second referendum in all circumstances, The Times reported, citing ...
02:51 2019-06-19

The Londoner: Topless rambler pins Corbyn down In today's The Londoner: Topless rambler pins Corbyn down | The Souvenir hits UK silver screens | No deal fundraising campaign is barren | Serge Pizzorno has no appetite for magic tricks...
00:00 2019-08-29

The Londoner: Jeremy Corbyn DID know about Tom Watson coup Corbyn's conversations about Watson coup | Harry Potter and the love letters to Europe | Extinction Rebellion starts a newspaper | Diane Abbott leaves the youth | Sky News line-up changes...
21:34 2019-09-24

Jeremy Corbyn or No-Deal Brexit? The U.K. Might Have to Choose In the face of a potentially chaotic departure from the E.U., the socialism of Labour’s Jeremy Corbyn is beginning to look like a relatively reasonable option....
18:51 2019-10-06

Corbyn reveals Brexit compromise in bid to head off row Jeremy Corbyn has attempted to head off a bitter Brexit row at Labour's conference in Brighton this weekend by spelling out a compromise policy which he hopes his party will support....
01:17 2019-09-18

The Londoner: Corbyn son grows his hemp empire Tommy Corbyn hopes hemp will help Brexit | Nish Kumar's personal fatberg troubles | Greta Thunberg practices on her yacht | Extinction Rebellion join Big Ideas fest of Tory MP | Ed Miliband takes blam...
16:00 2019-08-13

Jeremy Corbyn's message to Donald Trump Jeremy Corbyn tells crowds at an anti-Trump protest in Whitehall that the president should "think on, please, about a world that is one of peace and disarmament"....
18:17 2019-06-04

Jeremy Corbyn: I agree with Macron on Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is in agreement with Emmanuel Macron's stance on Brexit - after the French president insisted the Irish border backstop is "indispensable"....
21:34 2019-08-22

Corbyn refuses to say if he would support alternative caretaker PM Jeremy Corbyn has refused to say if he would support another caretaker prime minister, adding that Labour should be invited to form a government if MPs make it clear they have no confidence in Boris J...
15:34 2019-08-18

Corbyn as caretaker PM 'only failsafe way' to stop no-deal Installing Jeremy Corbyn as caretaker prime minister is the "only failsafe way" of avoiding a no-deal Brexit in less than 68 days' time, a Labour shadow minister has claimed....
23:34 2019-08-26

Corbyn says Johnson wants a 'Trump-deal Brexit' British Prime Minister Boris Johnson presented his Brexit proposal to Parliament, saying that if the UK leaves the EU without a deal it will be a "failure of statecraft for which all parties will be h...
19:34 2019-10-03

Corbyn insists a no-deal Brexit can still be stopped Jeremy Corbyn has insisted a no-deal Brexit can be stopped - and MPs will act quickly to try and prevent it when they return from their summer break next week....
19:34 2019-08-29

Corbyn: Five-week closure of parliament is 'disgraceful' Parliament is going to be suspended at the close of business today - meaning MPs will be blocked from holding debates and votes for more than a month....
21:34 2019-09-09

Corbyn ally suspended after 'antisemitic rant' One of Jeremy Corbyn's close allies has been suspended from the party after he was recorded claiming Labour’s antisemitism crisis was "whipped up" by the Israeli embassy, according to Sky source...
15:51 2019-05-31

Israeli minister accuses UK's Corbyn of Jew-hatred An Israeli official close to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn of Jew-hatred on Tuesday, remarks likely to fuel acrimony in and around the opposition ...
19:17 2019-07-16

The Londoner: C4 Byrne scorches Boris and Corbyn C4 news chief suggests deploying the Queen as a journalist | Caroline Lucas on her all female cabinet | Gwyneth Paltrow's book curator | Humphrys and Cameron to talk again | Tobias Ellwood's messy new...
01:34 2019-08-23

Corbyn: Brexit crisis can only be settled with an election - but not yet Jeremy Corbyn has used his Labour conference speech to repeat his call for "unelected" Boris Johnson to resign and become the shortest-serving prime minister in British history....
02:34 2019-09-25

Jeremy Corbyn pleads with MPs: back me now before it’s too late Britain stands on precipice, warns Labour leader, as 100 MPs tell Boris Johnson to recall parliamentJeremy Corbyn has issued an urgent plea to MPs to unite to stop no-deal Brexit “before it’s too late...
04:34 2019-08-18

Jeremy Corbyn: I will do everything necessary to stop a no-deal Brexit Jeremy Corbyn has said he will do "everything necessary" to prevent a no-deal Brexit - and insisted he should be leader of any caretaker government formed to stop this....
22:34 2019-08-19

Corbyn calls on next PM to put Brexit deal to second referendum Jeremy Corbyn has challenged the next PM to put their Brexit deal or a no deal exit to a second referendum, saying Labour would campaign for Remain in those scenarios....
13:34 2019-07-09

Amazon pledges 100 percent renewable energy by 2030 Online shopping giant Amazon revealed a carbon footprint Thursday that rivals that of a small country and vowed to reduce the damage to the planet by cutting its use of fossil fuels....
23:51 2019-09-20

Political cartoon site The Nib has lost its funding, pledges to go on If you’ve spent much time on Twitter over the last few years, you’re probably familiar with The Nib, the political cartoon site and magazine founded and run by cartoonist Matt Bors in 2013. We’ve high...
00:00 2019-06-30

Klopp pledges 1% of his salary to Common Goal charity Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has become the first Premier League manager to sign up to the Common Goal movement - promising to donate 1% of his salary to the charity....
16:00 2019-09-24

AP Interview: Haitian president pledges to outlast troubles AP Interview: Haiti’s president says he will serve out his term despite rising violence, poor economic performance and months of protests over unresolved allegations of corruption in his predecessor’s...
07:34 2019-08-29

UK PM hopeful Hunt pledges to support U.S.-style entrepreneurs British Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt said on Monday if he becomes prime minister he would seek to boost poor national productivity by supporting entrepreneurs in a bid to emulate the business culture ...
00:17 2019-07-09

Google pledges to 'maximize' recycled material in own products Google has been making consumer hardware under its "Made by Google" brand -- like its Pixel phones and Google Home Minis -- for three years, and dabbled in other hardware for a few years before that. ...
03:34 2019-08-06

Hamilton pledges no repeat of Rosberg F1 feud with Bottas Given how dominant Mercedes has been in Formula One this season, it seems the only thing that could stop the Silver Arrows at this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix might be another outbreak of infigh...
04:34 2019-05-22

Shell pledges to reveal the taxes it pays in every country Oil and gas giant Royal Dutch Shell PLC will disclose how much tax it pays in every country in which it operates, an executive told a Dutch parliamentary panel on Wednesday, in a report to be publishe...
20:17 2019-05-29

UK's Johnson pledges 14 billion pound boost for schools British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would boost funding for schools over the next three years by more than 14 billion pounds ($17.2 billion), adding to speculation that he might be planning a...
03:00 2019-08-31

Ursula von der Leyen pledges to fight for balance among EU states The upcoming EU leader Ursula von der Leyen said she would try to bring balance between "smaller and bigger countries" and various regions of the bloc. Speaking from Zagreb, she also praised Croatia a...
19:17 2019-07-31

Indonesia president pledges more infrastructure, investment in second term Indonesia's recently re-elected President Joko Widodo on Sunday outlined his vision for a second term, pledging faster infrastructure development and more investment opportunities to create jobs and g...
05:00 2019-07-15

Malawi president, at inauguration, pledges to root out corruption Malawi's President Peter Mutharika began his second five-year term with a tough stance against corruption and pledged to revive the economy, following accusations of corruption and mismanagement....
21:00 2019-05-31

Airbus pledges boxers' counter-punch to new Boeing mid-jet Airbus held out the prospect of a clash over prices to counter any decision by Boeing to launch a new aircraft in the middle of the jet market, by promising a "left hook, right hook" counter-punch wi...
14:32 2019-05-21

New president pledges to cure 'sick child' El Salvador El Salvador's new President Nayib Bukele took office on Saturday pledging to cure the Central American country that he described as a "sick child" following years of violence and migration that has st...
23:17 2019-06-01

| Aid pledges to cyclone-ravaged Mozambique inadequate - UN chief UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said funds pledged to help Mozambique recover the devastation of two successive cyclones "is far below what is needed"....
20:51 2019-07-13

Giannis pledges to extend reign at Milwaukee fete Giannis Antetokounmpo took the stage, grabbed a microphone with the Bucks' moniker on it and asked the crowd for three favors: show up for every game next season, pose for a crowded selfie, and don't ...
06:51 2019-07-15

Spooked by Libra, EU pledges to regulate digital currencies The European Union's finance commissioner pledged on Tuesday to propose new rules to regulate virtual currencies, in a reaction to Facebook's plans to introduce Libra, which the EU considers a risk t...
04:17 2019-10-09

Afghan Taliban leader pledges to keep fighting until goals met The head of the Afghan Taliban pledged on Saturday to continue fighting until the movement's objectives were reached and indicated it was still not ready to open talks with the Western-backed governme...
10:17 2019-06-01

U.N. calls out Saudi Arabia, UAE for not paying Yemen aid pledges United Nations aid chief Mark Lowcock called out Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates on Thursday for only paying a "modest proportion" of the hundreds of millions of dollars they pledged five mo...
19:51 2019-07-18

Simeone pledges future to Atletico despite player exodus "Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has pledged his future to the Liga club despite an expected exodus of senior players from the Estadio Metropolitano in the close season."...
15:34 2019-05-22

UPDATE 3-Boeing pledges $100 million to help 737 MAX crash families Boeing Co said on Wednesday it would give $100 million over multiple years to local governments and non-profit organizations to help families and communities affected by the deadly crashes of its 737 ...
20:34 2019-07-03

MacKenzie Bezos pledges at least half her wealth to charity Jeff Bezos’ former wife, known as world’s 22nd richest person with $36.6bn fortune, signs up to the Giving PledgeMacKenzie Bezos, who recently became the world’s fourth richest woman after her divorce...
03:51 2019-05-29

Incoming top EU climate official pledges to tax polluting imports The EU will start work immediately on a tax on polluting foreign firms to shelter EU businesses striving to meet a goal to be climate neutral by 2050, the senior official set to take responsibility fo...
02:51 2019-10-09

MacKenzie Bezos pledges half of $35B fortune to charity MacKenzie Bezos said on Tuesday that she would pledge half of her enormous fortune to charity, something her ex-husband, Jeff, has been criticized for not doing. ...
16:51 2019-05-28

Centre-left looks set to win Denmark election on welfare pledges Voting began in Denmark on Wednesday in a parliamentary election that could deliver the Nordic region's third leftist government in a year as voters rebel against austerity they fear could dismantle t...
08:34 2019-06-05

Tory government pledges £25bn for road improvement Sajid Javid unveils plans for freer-flowing road infrastructure and more efficient bus network Chancellor Sajid Javid will outline a £25bn road network improvement plan to get underway in 2020, in a ...
15:34 2019-09-30

Boeing pledges $100M for families of 737 Max crash victims Aviation giant Boeing said Wednesday it's setting aside $100 million for families and communities affected by two crashes of its 737 Max 8 that killed 346 people....
19:17 2019-07-03

Airbus pledges counter-punch to new Boeing mid-sized jet Airbus hinted on Tuesday at a price battle to counter a possible new Boeing aircraft in the middle of the jet market, promising a "left hook, right hook" salvo from two of its well-established models....
17:51 2019-05-21

Google pledges to use recycled materials for consumer devices SAN FRANCISCO – Alphabet Inc’s Google on Monday announced that it would neutralize carbon emissions from delivering consumer hardware by next year and include recycled plastic in each of its pro...
21:00 2019-08-06

UPDATE 4-Boeing pledges $100 million to help 737 MAX crash families Boeing Co said on Wednesday it would give $100 million over multiple years to local governments and non-profit organizations to help families and communities affected by the deadly crashes of its 737 ...
22:34 2019-07-03

Green pledges £25m more to save Arcadia empire ‎ Sir Philip Green has handed another £25m to Arcadia's pension scheme in an eleventh-hour deal that improves his chances of averting the collapse into administration of his Top Shop empire....
06:00 2019-06-05

Australia pledges $68 million more in aid to drought-stricken farmers Australia will set aside an additional A$100 million ($68 million) to support drought-stricken farmers as continued dry weather threatens business for many growers, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said ...
14:34 2019-09-27

Pence tours Oklahoma flood damage, pledges help Vice President Mike Pence traveled to storm and flood-ravaged Oklahoma Tuesday, pledging to rebuild parts of the state damaged by flooding. (June 4)        ...
01:51 2019-06-05

Favorite Johnson pledges tax cut as race to succeed PM May starts Leading Brexit advocate Boris Johnson promised tax cuts for higher earners if he becomes Britain's next prime minister as the contest to replace Theresa May - and take charge of the EU divorce - offic...
17:00 2019-06-10

Center-left looks set to win Denmark election on welfare pledges Danes were voting on Wednesday in a parliamentary election that could deliver the Nordic region's third leftist government in a year as people rebel against austerity measures they fear could dismantl...
12:34 2019-06-05

MacKenzie Bezos Pledges to Donate Half of Her Wealth MacKenzie Bezos, one of the richest women in the world, has committed to donate at least half of her wealth to charity following her divorce from Amazon founder Jeff Bezos....
16:17 2019-05-28

Oil prices rise as OPEC pledges decision on supply Oil prices rose on Thursday as OPEC indicated that all options were on the table to balance oil markets and that it would take a decision in December on supply for next year....
16:51 2019-10-10

France pledges to fight for plant where GE plans 1,044 job cuts French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Tuesday he would fight to save jobs at a General Electric Co (GE) factory in eastern France where more than 1,000 posts are threatened....
20:51 2019-05-28

U.K.'s Boris Johnson Pledges to Deliver Brexit With or Without a Deal Boris Johnson, the leading candidate to become the U.K.’s next prime minister, laid out his plan to take the country out of the European Union by Oct. 31, if necessary without a divorce deal to smooth...
17:34 2019-06-12

United Nations Says 80 Countries May Ramp Up Climate Pledges The countries may increase their climate goals, but the United Nations says that to avert extreme warming, an “exponential increase in ambition” is needed....
01:34 2019-05-29

Johnson pledges to make all immigrants learn English Tory leadership contender says English is not first language in too many parts of countryBoris Johnson has said there are “too many parts of our country” where English is not spoken as a first languag...
17:00 2019-07-05

Corbyn told to drop 'ego' as temporary PM plan rejected Jeremy Corbyn has been told there is no time to "muck about with people's egos" after his plan to become a temporary prime minister in order to avoid a no-deal Brexit was rejected....
13:34 2019-08-16

Jeremy Corbyn to PM: 'A lot of people have a great deal to fear' Jeremy Corbyn has told the MPs that if the prime minister "does to the country what he has done to his party" then "a lot of people have a great deal to fear"....
22:34 2019-09-04

Tory grandee: I'd be prepared to back Corbyn as caretaker PM Tory grandee Ken Clarke has told Sky News he "probably would" back Jeremy Corbyn to be caretaker prime minister in order to avoid a no-deal Brexit - provided he could be kept "under control"....
06:34 2019-08-30

Corbyn vows to put 'sensible' Brexit deal to voters in referendum Labour leader says as PM he would ‘carry out whatever the people decide’ in second EU referendum with remain as an optionJeremy Corbyn: only Labour will give the people a final say on BrexitJeremy Cor...
21:51 2019-09-17

Growing calls for Corbyn to boot out anti-Semitism row MP Jeremy Corbyn is facing growing demands to kick Chris Williamson out of the party as a long-time ally of the Labour leader has insisted the controversial MP "has to go"....
13:17 2019-06-28

Britain's Corbyn calls for general election or second referendum Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said the British public should be asked again to give its verdict on Brexit, either through a general election or a second referendum....
03:51 2019-05-27

Ban fracking in UK, Jeremy Corbyn urges Boris Johnson Labour says fracking for gas will prevent Britain meeting carbon emissions targetJeremy Corbyn has urged Boris Johnson to ban fracking for gas as research by Labour shows it will stop the UK meeting a...
23:51 2019-07-31

Jeremy Corbyn: 'A lot of people have a great deal to fear' Jeremy Corbyn has told the MPs that if the prime minister "does to the country what he has done to his party" then "a lot of people have a great deal to fear"....
16:00 2019-09-04

Jo Swinson: Corbyn and Johnson are unfit to lead country Lib Dem leader casts next election as choice between liberal and authoritarian valuesLatest politics news - live updatesJo Swinson has ruled out backing a Jeremy Corbyn-led government after a general ...
16:00 2019-09-13

Corbyn queries 'alleged abuse of power' by Johnson Jeremy Corbyn has queried an "alleged abuse of power" by Boris Johnson following newspaper claims the prime minister failed to declare potential conflicts of interest while London mayor....
10:34 2019-09-23

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn praises and criticises Theresa May The Labour leader opens his final PMQs exchanges with Theresa May by offering some praise, but also asks whether she has any "regrets" over her record....
21:17 2019-07-24

Jeremy Corbyn shrugs off referendum calls after byelection win Labour leader says ‘not yet’ to calls for people’s vote, urging Tories to call general electionJeremy Corbyn has indicated he will not bow to party pressure and move immediately towards demanding a se...
03:51 2019-06-08

Lib Dem leadership hopefuls rule out coalition with Corbyn or Johnson Liberal Democrats leadership hopefuls have ruled out going into coalition with either Jeremy Corbyn or Boris Johnson, branding both men "Brexiteers"....
22:34 2019-05-31

| Corbyn rallies opposition in bid to block no-deal Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will attempt to bridge deep divisions with other opposition parties on how to avoid Britain crashing out of the European Union on October 31....
02:34 2019-08-28

PMQs: Does May believe Hammond or Johnson on Brexit, Corbyn asks Jeremy Corbyn asks Theresa May who she believes - Philip Hammond, who is totally against a no-deal Brexit, or Boris Johnson, who is happy to accept one?...
16:00 2019-07-03

In full: Theresa May's Brexit letter to Jeremy Corbyn Prime Minister Theresa May has written a letter to Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn urging him to back her new Brexit deal, saying she has met the party's Brexit demands. Here is her letter in full:...
09:01 2019-05-22

Brexit: Corbyn under pressure to clarify backing for second vote Facing a Boris Johnson premiership, Labour shadow cabinet to debate its stanceJeremy Corbyn’s shadow cabinet is set to debate Brexit on Monday, as the prospect of a Boris Johnson premiership accelerat...
21:51 2019-06-14

Corbyn criticised as 'pathetic' over response to oil tanker attacks Jeremy Corbyn has been called "pathetic" after saying the government needed to provide "credible evidence" that Iran was responsible for attacks on two oil tankers....
14:34 2019-06-15

Jeremy Corbyn open to meeting with Trump, despite rejection Jeremy Corbyn fired up a crowd of anti-President Trump protesters in London on Tuesday, as he implored the American commander-in-chief to “chase down” racism. The Labour Party leader — who...
19:17 2019-06-04

Jeremy Corbyn on Joyce's Ulysses: ‘Don’t beat yourself up if you don’t understand it' Politicians including Joe Biden, Pete Buttigieg and the Labour leader have lined up to praise the impenetrable novel. Ahead of Bloomsday, Corbyn discusses the power of Joyce’s political visionIn defia...
13:51 2019-06-14

Corbyn rubbishes 'civil service' claims about his health Jeremy Corbyn has angrily questioned the neutrality of the civil service after officials reportedly told a newspaper he was "too frail" to become prime minister....
19:51 2019-06-29

Corbyn defies call to start referendum campaign 'now' Jeremy Corbyn has defied calls from Labour MPs to start campaigning for a Brexit referendum but agreed any deal passed by parliament should be put to one....
19:00 2019-05-30

Britain's Corbyn vows to 'do everything necessary' to stop no-deal Brexit Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn vowed to do “everything necessary” to stop a no-deal Brexit as he prepared to meet other lawmakers to discuss tactics to block the government's p...
11:00 2019-08-27

Corbyn and Sanders vow to crack down on fossil fuel firms UK and US politicians pledge to rein in big oil in light of Guardian climate crisis investigationHalf a century of dither and denial – a climate crisis timelineWhy we need political action to tackle t...
13:17 2019-10-10

Corbyn to outline Brexit strategy – but unlikely to back remain Labour leader under pressure from shadow cabinet over position on fresh referendumJeremy Corbyn plans to use a speech in the coming days to outline the latest evolution in Labour’s Brexit policy – but...
00:00 2019-06-19

Corbyn writes to top civil servant over 'too frail' claims Jeremy Corbyn has written to Britain's most senior civil servant to demand a "speedy and thorough independent investigation" into reported claims the Labour leader is "too frail" to be prime minister....
15:17 2019-07-02

Corbyn: Plan to end EU free movement 'Windrush on steroids' Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan have called on the government to scrap plans to immediately end freedom of movement from the European Union in the event of a no-deal Brexit....
21:34 2019-08-20

Indonesia pledges probe after Papuans protest treatment of students Indonesian authorities on Monday pledged a "complete and fair" investigation after violent protests in several cities in Papua in response to claims of racist abuse and physical mistreatment of studen...
13:34 2019-08-19

Hunt pledges £60bn war chest to handle no-deal Brexit Jeremy Hunt will tell MPs he is planning to ramp up preparations for a no-deal Brexit which will include a £6bn war chest for farmers and fishermen exporting to Europe....
04:17 2019-07-01

Tom Brady pledges to break diet and eat this if ‘Jeopardy!’ phenom lost New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady put his intense diet on the line Monday, betting that if “Jeopardy!” phenom James Holzhauer lost he would do the unthinkable: eat a strawberry....
16:17 2019-05-21

India Pledges To Contribute USD 5 Million To UN Palestine Refugee Agency India has pledged to contribute USD 5 million in 2019 to the UN Palestine Refugee Agency, even as it voiced concern over the agency's difficult financial situation due to voluntary contributions from....
10:17 2019-07-02

Jeremy Hunt pledges to cancel student debt for entrepreneurs Conservative leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt has said he wants to cancel student debt for those who start up their own businesses and employ others....
23:17 2019-06-27

Boeing Pledges $100 Million to Families, Communities Hurt by 737 MAX Crashes Boeing pledged $100 million in financial support to families and communities affected by two fatal crashes of its 737 MAX plane, part of the company’s effort to restore its reputation shaken by the tr...
18:17 2019-07-03

French fashion group Kering pledges to hire only over-18 models Kering, the French fashion group whose brands include Gucci and Saint Laurent, said it would only work with models aged over 18, as the fashion industry aims to tighten up its ethical guidelines....
15:00 2019-05-21

National Grid pledges to deliver natural gas after Cuomo order National Grid pledged to deliver natural gas to over 1,100 customers stranded without service — after the Cuomo administration ordered the company to act Friday afternoon. Cuomo ordered the natural ga...
02:17 2019-10-12

Greece will proudly raise its head again, pledges new PM after poll victory Greece's new leader today vowed the country will "proudly raise its head again" after his conservative New Democracy party stormed to victory in a snap election....
13:00 2019-07-08

France pledges to press Iran to comply with nuclear deal France will continue pressuring Iran to comply with the 2015 nuclear deal, a top official said Saturday. “We must do everything we can to contribute to ease tensions with Iran and to ensure navigation...
16:34 2019-09-07

Afghan president pledges to root out IS after deadly wedding attack Responding to a weekend attack that killed at least 63 people, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani promised Monday to root out the Islamic State terror group from its hideouts and blamed the Taliban for sup...
22:34 2019-08-19

Venezuela opposition pledges equal treatment for creditors in possible restructuring Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido's economic advisors have proposed treating most creditors equally in a possible debt restructuring should the coalition oust President Nicolas Maduro from powe...
01:17 2019-07-04

Australia, under fire for coal, pledges $339 mln for Pacific climate change Australia will donate A$500 million ($339 million) to Pacific Islands for renewable energy projects and to help its neighbours prepare for the impact of climate change, Prime Minister Scott Morrison s...
07:34 2019-08-13

Joe Biden, Echoing Obama, Pledges to Shore Up the Affordable Care Act Mr. Biden, detailing his health care plan in Iowa, paraphrased a notorious promise made by Mr. Obama: “If you like your private insurance, you can keep it.”...
01:34 2019-07-16

Steve Bruce pledges to ‘prove the doubters wrong’ at Newcastle • New Newcastle head coach hopes to win over sceptics• ‘There are big shoes to fill. But I’ll give it everything’Steve Bruce has vowed to win over the doubters at Newcastle after admitting he has alwa...
20:51 2019-07-18

UK PM hopeful Gove pledges to talk to Germany, Ireland to win better Brexit Michael Gove, a candidate to replace Britain's Theresa May, said on Monday if he became prime minister he would try to win changes to a Brexit deal by opening talks with German Chancellor Angela Merke...
16:00 2019-06-17

China coal mine approvals surge despite climate pledges Approvals for new coal mine construction in China have surged in 2019, government documents showed, with Beijing expecting consumption of the commodity to rise in the coming years even as it steps up ...
08:51 2019-08-06

UK PM front-runner Johnson pledges to 'end the digital divide' by 2025 Boris Johnson, the front-runner to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, pledged on Sunday to "end the digital divide" in Britain with the rollout of full fiber broadband by 2025....
03:00 2019-06-17

Facebook's Zuckerberg pledges cooperation with U.S. antitrust probe: congressman Congressman David Cicilline, chair of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee's antitrust panel, said on Friday that Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg pledged cooperation with the panel's probe into...
22:51 2019-09-20

Trump defends Mexico migration deal and pledges more detail U.S. President Donald Trump defended his administration's deal with Mexico against criticism that there were no major new commitments to stem a flow of Central American migrants crossing into the Unit...
21:34 2019-06-09

Taiwan pledges help for Hong Kong protesters seeking sanctuary More than 30 protesters arrive in Taiwan to seek shelter from prosecutionTaiwan’s government has said it will provide assistance to Hong Kong protesters seeking sanctuary, after local media reported d...
14:00 2019-07-19

Renault chairman pledges to restore 'damaged' Nissan partnership Even though trust between Renault and Nissan have deteriorated, nothing was beyond repair, Senard told Renault shareholders. Time, patience and effort from both Renault and Nissan will be needed, he s...
00:00 2019-06-13

Bennet raises $2.1 million in 3rd quarter, pledges to stay in until New Hampshire Sen. Michael Bennet raised $2.1 million in the third quarter of 2019, his campaign tells CNN, a sum that will likely make him one of the lowest-fundraising Democrats in the 2020 presidential field....
20:34 2019-10-02

EU finance ministers urge Italy to respect debt pledges European Union finance ministers are urging Italy to respect its pledges to bring its blown-out deficit back into line with EU rules amid threats of possible legal action...
16:51 2019-06-13

| UK's Boris Johnson pledges post-Brexit migration controls British leadership hopeful Boris Johnson pledged to introduce a new points-based system to control migration after Brexit, addressing a key issue from the EU referendum but not explicitly promising to...
19:34 2019-06-27

Pence pledges return to moon at Apollo 11 anniversary event Emotion filled astronaut Buzz Aldrin on Saturday as he stood on the launch pad at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center — the exact same spot where his historic space mission blasted off 50 years ago. “Nostalgi...
01:00 2019-07-21

Privacy group says tech giants not delivering on political ads pledges Facebook, Twitter and Alphabet's Google have failed to provide adequate transparency for global users around political advertising on their services, a privacy advocacy group said on Tuesday....
12:34 2019-10-03

MacKenzie Bezos Pledges To Donate Half Of Her $36 Billion Fortune MacKenzie Bezos, the former wife of Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos, pledged on Tuesday to give half of her $36 billion fortune to charity, following a movement founded by......
18:51 2019-05-28

Google pledges $1B to tackle housing crunch it helped create SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is making a $1 billion commitment to address the soaring price of housing in the San Francisco Bay Area, a problem that the internet company and its Silicon Valley peers he...
23:34 2019-06-18

Apple pledges to notify users of potential iPhone slowdowns Apple became more upfront with iPhone users after it was compelled to admit that it deliberately slowed down iPhones in older devices to balance out performance and battery life. Now, the tech giant h...
16:34 2019-05-23

Trump pledges to help allies in Middle East after Saudi attacks U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday the United States would help its allies despite U.S. energy independence, after Washington blamed Iran for an attack on Saudi Arabia that has closed 5% of gl...
15:51 2019-09-16

Ed Woodward pledges faith in Ole Gunnar Solskjær at Manchester United Club recorded revenue of £627.1m in the last financial yearWoodward: ‘We will continue to focus on long-term strategy’Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman, Ed Woodward, has offered Ole Gunnar S...
21:34 2019-09-24

Biden pledges to end HIV epidemic by 2025 — five years earlier than Trump HANOVER, New Hampshire — 2020 Democratic front-runner Joe Biden pledged to end the HIV epidemic within five years after being elected, a timeline that would cut in half a similar goal set by the Trump...
05:00 2019-08-24

Johnson Walks Tightrope at G7, as Trump Pledges ‘Very Big Trade Deal’ for U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson responded cautiously, saying that reaching a trade agreement “may take some time” and would require compromises from Washington....
18:00 2019-08-25

Big Tech still pursuing oil industry deals despite pledges to slash emissions Employee activism and outside pressure have pushed big tech companies like Amazon, Microsoft and Google into promising to slash their carbon emissions. But there’s another thing these tech giants aren...
20:00 2019-10-02

'It was a political lynch mob': Steve King pledges to fight GOP over his exile Rep. Steve King, hellbent on making a congressional comeback, is vowing to fight the GOP and force his way back on to the committees from which he was exiled.But the Iowa Republican is finding little ...
19:51 2019-06-05

Leonardo DiCaprio-backed fund pledges $5M in aid for Amazon wildfires Leonardo DiCaprio has joined with other philanthropists in pledging $5 million dollars through their environmental foundation to aid the Amazon as massive wildfires continue to burn across the region....
23:34 2019-08-25

Facebook's Zuckerberg pledges cooperation with antitrust probe: Cicilline Rep. David Cicilline, chair of the House Judiciary Committee's antitrust panel, said on Friday that Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg pledged cooperation with the panel's probe into online mar...
19:17 2019-09-20

Michael Bloomberg pledges $500M to shutter U.S. coal plants Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Friday will launch what he calls the largest ever coordinated campaign to beat climate change, which will close all U.S. coal plants by 2030....
14:00 2019-06-07

Iraq government pledges to investigate live firing on protesters Interior ministry spokesman denies claims security forces clashed with demonstratorsAn Iraqi interior ministry spokesman says an investigation is underway to determine the source of live fire that kil...
01:17 2019-10-07

Billionaire MacKenzie Bezos pledges to donate half her fortune Billionaire MacKenzie Bezos has signed on to Warren Buffet's Giving Pledge, agreeing to donate at least half of her fortune to charity.        ...
19:51 2019-05-28

How much carbon does our lumber sequester? Enlarge (credit: US BLM) Carbon sequestration is generally thought of as locking carbon out of the atmosphere semi-permanently by incorporating it into rocks or forests that are then preserved. But ...
17:17 2019-07-07

Pathways to a low-carbon China Fulfilling the ultimate goal of the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change — keeping global warming well below 2 degrees Celsius, if not 1.5 C — will be impossible without dramatic action from the wor...
02:17 2019-07-09

UK should cut vehicle use to hit zero-carbon target, say MPs Scathing report says Tory governments have held back progress on clean energy goalsThe government should discourage personal vehicle use and reward energy-efficient homebuilding to meet its legally bi...
12:34 2019-08-22

An escape route for carbon As many of us may recall from grade school science class, the Earth’s carbon cycle goes something like this: As plants take up carbon dioxide and convert it into organic carbon, they release oxygen ba...
01:00 2019-06-13

What would life be like in a zero-carbon country? Drastic restrictions on almost every aspect of people's lives, from the cars they drive, the way they heat their homes, to the fridges they buy -- even the food stored in them. That is the reality of ...
10:00 2019-06-16

UK's Corbyn will meet opposition leaders to discuss Brexit tactics British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will meet other opposition leaders later on Thursday to discuss tactics, a spokesman said, part of efforts by many lawmakers to try to prevent a so-calle...
11:00 2019-09-26

Corbyn accuses Trump of interfering in UK politics with Johnson comments UK Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Saturday U.S. President Donald Trump's comments endorsing Conservative front-runner Boris Johnson as the next prime minister were an "unacceptable int...
21:00 2019-06-01

Corbyn wishes Amazon 'many happy tax returns' on its 25th anniversary Labour leader sends barbed message to the online retailer’s founder, Jeff BezosThe Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, has sent a barbed birthday card to Jeff Bezos to mark Amazon’s 25th anniversary, wishin...
17:00 2019-07-05

'Britain's Trump': Corbyn attacks Johnson in election pitch Jeremy Corbyn has accused Boris Johnson of being "Britain's Trump, the fake populist and phoney outsider" as he urged voters to back Labour if a snap general election is called in the autumn....
20:00 2019-08-19

Jeremy Corbyn calls for general election following May resignation – video Jeremy Corbyn has welcomed Theresa May’s resignation and called for an immediate general election. The Labour leader said the vision of the country outlined in her speech was not one he recognised, an...
16:51 2019-05-24

Jeremy Corbyn: I’ll stay neutral and let the people decide on Brexit Labour leader’s call for ‘sensible’ deal is signal to party that he will resist call to pick sides Jeremy Corbyn: only Labour will give the people a final say on BrexitJeremy Corbyn has set out the fo...
05:51 2019-09-18

Donald Trump meets with Nigel Farage - after turning down Corbyn NIGEL Farage arrived at the the US ambassador's residence in London this afternoon for a meeting with President Donald Trump - after he turned down a sit-down with Corbyn...
21:51 2019-06-04

Corbyn to join anti Trump protesters after snubbing banquet The Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will join thousands of anti-Trump protesters on the streets of central London today, as Scotland Yard's Commissioner warns her officers will take firm action against an...
07:17 2019-06-04

Jeremy Corbyn to lead massive protest against Trump in London Jeremy Corbyn will lead a protest of thousands raging against President Trump in London on Tuesday after the British labor leader snubbed the president at a formal banquet hosted by the Queen. Corbyn ...
00:34 2019-06-04

UK opposition leader Corbyn: Real danger of no-deal Brexit There is a danger of a no-deal Brexit and Britain's main opposition Labour Party will do everything it can to stop that from happening, its leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Thursday....
14:17 2019-05-30

'Delay Brexit first' - Corbyn rejects PM's no-confidence vote challenge Jeremy Corbyn has rejected Boris Johnson's challenge to call a no-confidence vote in his government - telling the prime minister to delay Brexit first....
00:00 2019-09-26

Emotional Theresa May gives Boris backing and calls for Corbyn to quit on last day as PM THERESA May’s voice wobbled slightly as she delivered her farewell speech outside Number 10 this afternoon when she paid tribute to her "greatest friend"....
22:51 2019-08-03

Jeremy Corbyn should press for a referendum, not an election | Hugo Dixon If Labour can win enough support to change the law, Boris Johnson would be forced to ask the EU for more timeJeremy Corbyn shouldn’t fall into the trap of giving Boris Johnson an election. Unless, tha...
09:00 2019-08-11

Forget Brexit. The new battle is over Jeremy Corbyn’s successor | Zoe Williams The bid to remove Tom Watson was about more than the deputy leader’s support for the remain causeLabour is a remain party,” Sadiq Khan, London’s mayor, said on Saturday night to a room in Brighton tha...
03:34 2019-09-23

Corbyn backs referendum on Brexit deal after voter exodus To break parliamentary deadlock, deal has to be put to public vote, Labour leader saysJeremy Corbyn has pledged to support a second referendum on any Brexit deal after the Labour leadership came under...
00:17 2019-05-28

Corbyn asks for Johnson to be blocked from forcing no-deal during an election Jeremy Corbyn is demanding a block on Brexit during an autumn general election campaign, accusing Boris Johnson of plotting an abuse of power to force no deal....
00:34 2019-08-09

Final sovereignty on Brexit must rest with the people | Jeremy Corbyn In these critical weeks for democracy, we must resist the actions of a phoney populist cabal in Downing StreetWe will do everything possible to stop a disastrous no deal for which this Conservative go...
03:34 2019-09-01

Australian state pledges $420 million to fix fire-prone building cladding Australia's second most populous state Victoria pledged on Tuesday to spend A$600 million ($422 million) replacing flammable building cladding in the wake of London's fatal 2017 Grenfell Tower blaze....
06:51 2019-07-16

Scheer pledges ‘Canada Cyber Safe’ certification for digital products Scheer says the certification would ensure products that incorporate artificial intelligence or that can access the internet meet ethical and safety standards....
16:34 2019-09-07

Biden goes on the attack over Ukraine controversy, pledges to beat Trump ‘like a drum’ Former Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday went on the offense over the growing controversy over President Trump’s phone call with the president of Ukraine, in which Trump reportedly urged the Ukrain...
01:51 2019-09-22

| Nigeria pledges to 'work as brothers' with South Africa over recent violence Nigeria pledged to "work as brothers" with Pretoria on Thursday, after recent anti-migrant violence in South Africa sparked diplomatic tensions between the continent's two leading nations....
11:34 2019-09-06

Sen. Elizabeth Warren pledges to decriminalize immigration violations, expand immigrant cap Sen. Elizabeth Warren outlined plans to decriminalize immigration violations and reform the process of detaining and deporting undocumented immigrants if elected president in 2020....
05:34 2019-07-12

Occidental finance chief pledges to act quickly to pare acquisition debt Occidental Petroleum Corp expects to quickly reduce the $40 billion in debt it took on with its purchase of Anadarko Petroleum, the company's finance chief said on Monday....
00:34 2019-08-13

Sajid Javid pledges to turn the page on austerity with spending spree The Chancellor today signalled looser borrowing rules to fund a surge in national infrastructure spending and promised to "turn the page on austerity"....
10:00 2019-09-05

U.S. agriculture secretary pledges Trump will announce way to boost biofuel demand President Donald Trump will announce a plan to boost demand for biofuels, which farmers and producers say has suffered from waivers the administration has issued exempting oil refiners from requiremen...
20:34 2019-08-28

City Council pledges overhaul of public cemetery on Hart Island Often abandoned by their families and disdained by society, scores of New Yorkers stricken with HIV/AIDS found their final resting place in mass graves on a barren dot in the middle of Pelham Bay — Ha...
08:34 2019-05-31

South Africa pledges fiscal discipline in sweeping health reform A proposed switch to universal health coverage in South Africa will be managed in a fiscally responsible way, a senior presidential aide told Reuters, forecasting the landmark reform would cost the st...
16:34 2019-08-23

Poland's ruling party pledges pre-election minimum wage spike Poland’s ruling party has pledged to raise the minimum wage by 90% over four years. A month before a general election, such a move is either a stroke of political genius or economic calamity, dependin...
16:51 2019-09-18

China struggling to kick its coal habit despite Beijing's big climate pledges On the coal-rich plains of Inner Mongolia, thick white smoke curls from the huge chimney of a thermal coal power plant which the Chinese Communist Party had pledged to stop constructing two years ago....
07:34 2019-09-29

Australia, under fire for coal, pledges $339 million for Pacific climate change Australia will donate A$500 million ($339 million) to Pacific Islands for renewable energy projects and to help its neighbors prepare for the impact of climate change, Prime Minister Scott Morrison sa...
21:00 2019-08-12

Strip club empire pledges to send erotic dancers to Area 51 The top adult entertainment company in Nevada is reportedly set to storm Area 51 next month — with strippers. “Come September 20, we’ll be there,” Ryan Carlson, director of operations at Déjà Vu...
18:00 2019-08-06

South Carolina governor pledges to sign state's 'heartbeat' abortion ban As more states across the nation advance abortion restrictions, South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster told Fox News he will sign the state's "heartbeat" abortion ban when it reaches his desk....
16:34 2019-05-21

Scheer’s climate plan puts focus on ‘tech not taxes’ with $2.5B in pledges The Conservative leader's long-awaited climate plan pitches $2.5 billion in new spending that puts the emphasis on private sector green tech investments....
00:51 2019-06-20

Amazon boss' ex-wife pledges half her $36bn fortune to charity The ex-wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has promised to give away to charity half of the reported $36bn (£28.4bn) she received following her divorce....
21:17 2019-05-28

Justin Trudeau tries to put blackface scandal behind him, pledges to ban assault rifles in Canada Justin Trudeau on Friday pledged to ban military-style assault rifles, including the AR-15, in Canada as he attempted to get his re-election campaign back on track following a damaging blackface scand...
07:17 2019-09-21

Danish center-left opposition wins election on welfare pledges Denmark appeared set to become the third Nordic country in a year to form a leftist government as voters in Wednesday's parliamentary election rebelled against austerity measures and dealt a blow to r...
08:17 2019-06-06

Bolsonaro thanks Trump after US president pledges 'full support' – live news Jair Bolsonaro claims ‘great success’ in fighting the Amazon wildfires, and thanks Trump for tweetSign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 6.45pm BST US financier Jeffrey Epstein was calle...
20:00 2019-08-27

Epic Pledges To Support Developers After Intense Harassment Of Ooblets Team By now, you probably know the drill: A developer announces that it will sell the PC version of its game exclusively through the Epic Games Store. Cue wailing, gnashing of teeth, and increasingly, hara...
02:34 2019-08-06

Occidental finance chief pledges to quickly pare acquisition debt Occidental Petroleum Corp expects to quickly reduce the $40 billion in debt it took on with its purchase of Anadarko Petroleum, the company's finance chief said on Monday....
02:00 2019-08-13

Latin America pledges 70% renewable energy, surpassing EU: Colombia minister Latin American countries have set a collective target of 70% renewable energy use by 2030, more than double what the European Union is planning, Colombia's energy minister said, ahead of her country's...
10:00 2019-09-26

What is carbon engine cleaning and is it worth it? News 29 Aug, 2019 Carbon cleaning can remove sooty carbon deposits from your engine but will it make enough of a difference to justify the price?...
23:34 2019-08-29

Flight risk: can we take the carbon out of air travel? Greta Thunberg’s zero-carbon Atlantic crossing is not an option for most. But it might be in years to come, if experiments with hydrogen, solar and batteries pay off“Flight shaming is not going to sol...
15:34 2019-08-31

Why Pricing Carbon Is Still More Theory Than Reality It’s an idea that’s been around for more than two decades: To slow climate change, make polluters pay for the damage they cause. Worldwide, more than 50 nations, states and cities have adopted what’s ...
02:34 2019-09-28

Learning from Canada’s carbon blunder Last month, Canada rolled out its federal carbon tax to four provinces, creating a new tax on all goods based on their total carbon footprint. While polluting less is a worthy goal for us all, the pla...
17:00 2019-05-21

South African carbon tax finally becomes law South Africa's long-delayed carbon tax has been enshrined in law, the treasury said on Sunday, as one of the continent's worst polluters transitions to lower emissions in its efforts to meet agreement...
18:51 2019-05-26

U.S. TVA to cut carbon emission by 70 percent by end of next decade: CEO The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) expects to reduce carbon emissions at the U.S.-owned power generator by 70 percent from 2005 levels by the end of the next decade, the company's chief executive of...
13:34 2019-06-01

How to Get Rid of Carbon Emissions: Pay Farmers to Bury Them What if there was a way to combat climate change that didn’t require technological breakthroughs, carbon taxes or eliminating all fossil fuels? Look to Iowa for the answer....
09:34 2019-09-12

New natural gas plants will have to pay carbon tax on all emissions The change made this week means new natural-gas plants will have their emissions standard toughened each year after 2021, until in 2030 they will pay the carbon price on every ounce of their emissions...
22:34 2019-06-28

Revealed: the 20 firms behind a third of all carbon emissions New data shows how fossil fuel companies have driven climate crisis despite industry knowing dangersThe Guardian today reveals the 20 fossil fuel companies whose relentless exploitation of the world’s...
14:17 2019-10-09

Here’s where the federal parties stand on the carbon tax For the first time in years, climate change and environmental policies are shaping up to be a major issue in the federal election campaign this fall....
17:17 2019-07-17

Opposition MPs agree to meet Jeremy Corbyn in bid to block no-deal Brexit Senior opposition leaders have agreed to meet Jeremy Corbyn next week in Westminster to discuss plans to prevent the UK crashing out of the EU without a deal....
01:34 2019-08-23

Swinson agrees to meet Corbyn as temporary PM plan branded 'ridiculous' Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson has agreed to meet with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn "in the coming days" after his proposal to become caretaker prime minister to block a no-deal Brexit received a mixed resp...
13:34 2019-08-16

Donald Trump: I turned down Jeremy Corbyn's request to meet – video Donald Trump has revealed he turned down a request from Jeremy Corbyn to meet, as the Labour leader joined a protest against his state visit and declined to attend a dinner hosted by the QueenTrump sa...
18:17 2019-06-04

Jeremy Corbyn agrees to prioritise legislation to stop no-deal Brexit Labour leader tells opposition parties he will not seek early confidence vote in governmentPolitics live – latest updatesJeremy Corbyn has backed cross-party plans to delay a vote of no confidence in ...
18:00 2019-08-27

The Londoner: Tony Blair blasts Jeremy Corbyn over anti-Semitism Former PM says Labour leader is anti-Semitic but "doesn't think he is"/ James Cleverly and Matt Hancock show pulling power/ Grayson Perry on Glastonbury...
15:34 2019-06-05

UK opposition leader Corbyn calls remarks by President Trump racist Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said the comments by President Donald Trump about four minority Democratic congresswomen are racist and called on the candidates to be the countr...
19:34 2019-07-18

Corbyn: Johnson plotting abuse of power to force no-deal Brexit Labour leader calls on top civil servant to spell out election rulesJeremy Corbyn has called on the UK’s most senior civil servant to intervene to stop Boris Johnson forcing a no-deal Brexit in the mi...
03:34 2019-08-09

SNP hints party would back Jeremy Corbyn if he allowed an independence referendum Scottish nationalists today stepped up their campaign to break up the United Kingdom by pushing for another referendum within two years amid the Brexit turmoil....
01:00 2019-08-09

Lib Dems block plan to install Corbyn as PM if Johnson defeated over no-deal Talks between Jeremy Corbyn and leaders of Westminster's smaller parties on how to block a no-deal Brexit have been hit by a rift between Labour and the Liberal Democrats....
01:34 2019-10-01

Corbyn calls urgent meeting on tactics to halt no-deal Brexit Jeremy Corbyn has invited the leaders of other political parties from across parliament to an urgent meeting to discuss "all tactics available" to prevent a no-deal Brexit....
21:34 2019-08-21

Johnson and Trump's close ties risk disaster for planet, says Corbyn Labour leader speaks after meeting Blackpool protesters and calling for fracking banBoris Johnson’s close relationship with Donald Trump could be dangerous for the environment with both leaders puttin...
23:51 2019-07-31

Theresa May says she'll back Boris and calls for Jeremy Corbyn to quit in last PMQs THERESA May said she is “pleased” Boris Johnson will the next PM and dealt Jeremy Corbyn a brutal parting shot in her final Prime Minister’s Questions....
14:51 2019-07-24

Mike Pompeo tells Jewish leaders he would 'push back' against Corbyn US secretary of state made comments in recording leaked to Washington PostLabour has accused Donald Trump’s top official, Mike Pompeo, of trying to stop Jeremy Corbyn becoming prime minister, after he...
21:17 2019-06-09

'Chlorinated chicken' and a 'big girl's blouse': UK PM Johnson taunts Corbyn on election A "chlorinated chicken" and a "big girl's blouse" - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson kicked off his first questions in parliament by goading opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn for not backing...
18:00 2019-09-04

U.K. Lawmaker Rejects Jeremy Corbyn’s Call to Lead Caretaker Government Mr. Corbyn made the proposal with the aim of stopping a no-deal Brexit, but the leader of the Liberal Democrat Party said he could not be Britain’s leader because he would not command a majority in th...
14:34 2019-08-16

"Chlorinated Chicken": Boris Johnson's Jibe At Rival Jeremy Corbyn A "chlorinated chicken" and a "big girl's blouse" - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson kicked off his first questions in parliament by goading opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn for not backing....
07:00 2019-09-05

Jeremy Corbyn calls on next Tory leader to put Brexit deal to second referendum Jeremy Corbyn has said the Labour Party will challenge whoever is the next prime minister to put their Brexit deal to the public in a second referendum....
12:51 2019-07-09

Matildas player Aivi Luik pledges to donate 1% of earnings to charity – video The World Cup-bound midfielder says joining the Common Goal global movement was 'a no-brainer' after being introduced to the idea by her teammate Alex Chidiac. The pair have decided to give 1% of thei...
01:00 2019-05-30

Trump firm pledges to fund new school as part of luxury housing deal Council’s infrastructure chief backs plans for development at Aberdeenshire golf resortThe Trump Organization has promised to fund a new school and a health centre in order to win permission for a lux...
23:34 2019-09-03

Marianne Williamson pledges to remove portrait of Andrew Jackson from the Oval Office Author Marianne Williamson pledged Monday to remove a portrait of President Andrew Jackson from the Oval Office if elected president, calling the portrait's current placement "one of the greatest insu...
06:00 2019-08-20

No-deal Brexit tangled: UK House of Commons Speaker Bercow pledges to stay on John Bercow, the speaker of Britain's House of Commons, plans to stay on despite previous expectations he was about to leave, risking the fury of hardline Brexiteers who believe he wants to thwart a n...
13:01 2019-05-29

Canada's Conservative leader pledges judicial inquiry into Trudeau ethics breach Canada's Conservative leader Andrew Scheer on Thursday pledged a judicial inquiry into Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's role in trying to prevent a corporate corruption trial if he beats the in...
20:00 2019-09-26

'Money to share' - MacKenzie Bezos pledges half her Amazon fortune to charity MacKenzie Bezos, the former wife of Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos, pledged on Tuesday to give half of her $36 billion fortune to charity, following a movement founded by billionair...
17:34 2019-05-28

Leonardo DiCaprio's new environmental fund pledges $5 million in aid amid Amazon fires Earth Alliance, a new environmental organization created by Leonardo DiCaprio and his philanthropic friends, Laurene Powell Jobs and Brian Sheth, has pledged $5 million to help preserve the Amazon rai...
00:34 2019-08-26

Trudeau pledges $1.2 billion for new tramway, expanded transit network in Quebec City In addition to the federal contribution, the Quebec government will invest $1.8 billion and the municipal government will contribute $300 million to the project....
09:00 2019-08-20

Sri Lanka ex-defense chief launches presidential campaign, pledges safer nation Sri Lanka's former defense chief Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Wednesday formally launched his presidential campaign, promising strong national security measures if he wins the Nov. 16 election in the island ...
23:51 2019-10-09

Trudeau pledges billions for new coast guard fleet but mum on how he plans to circumvent delays Talks between the government and Quebec's Chantier Davie are slated to start on Thursday after pledge to open up shipbuilding contracts to a third supplier....
23:34 2019-05-22

Warren pledges to reverse Justice policy that prevents indicting sitting presidents The Democratic presidential candidate said she would also push Congress to make changes to the law that make clear a president can be charged with obstruction of justice....
01:00 2019-06-01

Indonesia pledges $40 billion to modernize Jakarta ahead of capital city move Jakarta will undergo a 571 trillion rupiah ($40.18 billion) urban regeneration in the next 10 years, says Bambang Brodjonegoro, Indonesia's minister of national development planning....
09:34 2019-08-29

Bernie Sanders pledges lower-cost prescription drugs from Canada on day one of presidency Bernie Sanders said he will allow lower-cost prescription drugs into the U.S. from other countries, particularly from Canada, on his first day in office as president....
23:17 2019-08-01

Chicago Bulls icon Michael Jordan pledges $1M for hurricane relief in Bahamas Chicago Bulls great and Pro Basketball Hall of Fame guard Michael Jordan pledged to donate $1 million to organizations assisting relief efforts in the Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian....
13:00 2019-09-11

Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello pledges resignation over online chat After holding out for nearly two weeks in face of mass protests, Puerto Rico governor Ricardo Rosello said he would resign from his post. The protests had been sparked by leaked online chat messages....
09:00 2019-07-25