Power generation from renewable energy in the Middle East is now expected to surge to around 100GW by 2035. That’s according to experts attending Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week. Wind power is expected to see an upswing from 360MW to over 11GW by 2035. Darius Snieckus, Editor in Chief of renewable energy business intelligence website Recharge […]

Australian Open organisers have defended the decision not to suspend play after many players complained of unhealthy weather conditions.  Officials said they “came close” to halting play on Friday. Temperatures on day five reached 40 degree Celsius in Melbourne, as Novak Djokovic raised questions over whether officials should be more flexible in applying the tournament’s extreme […]

The United States has reiterated its demand to prosecute Jamat-ud-Dawaa chief Hafiz Saeed “to the fullest extent of the law”. This comes after Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi remarked that no action could be taken against the Mumbai attack mastermind. “There is no case against Hafiz Saeed sahib in Pakistan. Only when there is a […]

Doctors in the UAE are calling for more awareness to be raised about type 1 diabetes in children. They say the rate of children being diagnosed with the disease is rising around the world with the UAE being among the top ten countries. Dr Elham Al Amiri, pediatric endocrinologist consultant at Al Qassimi hospital and founder […]

USA Gymnastics officials announced it will no longer use the Karolyi Ranch training facility in Texas, after former team doctor Larry Nassar carried out abuse of athletes. The organisation confirmed the Huntsville, Texas, facility will “no longer serve as the USA Gymnastics National Team Training Centre” and is “exploring alternative sites”.  “Our priority is our athletes and […]

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