Senior members of the European Parliament have warned the German that political groups are preparing to revolt against her entire team of commissioners because of the controversially named role. Greek commissioner Margaritas Schinas has been nominated for the job, which leaves him in charge of migration, education, integration...
Storms have plagued Spain bringing torrential rainfall, thunderstorms and even hail storms this week after a heatwave endangered lives earlier this year. Spain’s national weather agency has said a number of Spanish provinces face a major risk of storms today and tomorrow. Last week a deadly storm swept...
Austrian MPs have urged the Government to veto the EU’s draft trade agreement with Mercosur following a vote in Austrian parliament’s EU subcommittee. Mercosur, which groups Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay, agreed one of the world’s biggest trade deals with the 28-member bloc this summer after 20 years...
Sakurajima, meaning “cherry blossom island”, blew around 4pm local time yesterday (8am BST). Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre (VAAC) in Tokyo issued an advisory stating the volcano had “exploded” with volcanic ash, but no aviation warnings have yet been issued. Sakurajima is Japan’s most active volcano.Is Sakurajima still erupting?The...
Residents near to Nevada’s Area 51 are “preparing for the worst” as fans of the viral Storm Area 51 event descend on the secretive military base. Locals have warned the viral Facebook event could become a disaster as people struggle with the difficult conditions in Nevada without proper...
Sakurajima volcano has erupted, sending a giant ash column close to a mile into the sky. The volcano, one of the most active in the world, erupted at about 4pm local time. Locals posted photos and video clips on social media showing the gigantic eruption.Where is Sakurajima volcano?Sakurajima...
The snaps left him saying he "deeply regretted" his actions adding: "I'm p***** off at myself." The first image showed Trudeau in 2001 as a 29-year-old teacher. His face and hands are blackened by make-up and he wears an Aladdin costume at an Arabian Nights-themed party at Vancouver's...
Sakurajima, located in southern Japan, is one of the world’s most active volcanoes and is reported to have erupted at about 4pm local time. The volcano has already erupted a number of times this month and officials have warned the public of volcanic ash. It is located about...
Classrooms, lecture halls and offices across the globe are expected to have many empty seats as students and activists go on strike to demand urgent action on climate change, in what is expected to be the largest climate protest in history. The protests, planned in over 130 countries,...
Hurricane Jerry is currently churning through the Atlantic, whipping out winds of 105mph. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) upgraded Jerry to a hurricane late on Thursday. Jerry is moving toward the west-northwest near 16 mph.Where is Hurricane Jerry heading?Hurricane Jerry is currently heading west-northwestward at 16mph...