Adoption of global climate action plan gives Singapore greater certainty of world’s commitment: Masagos – The Straits Times
KATOWICE, Poland – With almost 200 nations agreeing to adopt a global action plan to tackle global warming, Singapore will have greater certainty about the world’s commitment to dealing with climate change, Minister for the Environment and Water Resources Masagos Zulkifli said on Saturday (Dec 15) night. This is especially important for Singapore which is… (0 comment)

Speak Out: Parenting and coal – Chicago Tribune
Twenty years ago, it seems like you would never hear that a major snowstorm was about to hit the southeastern part of the United States. So, what’s going on with our Earth? It can’t be global warming because President Donald Trump’s administration is steadily reversing everything that was put in place to slow down this… (0 comment)

NI same-sex adoption rate lowest in UK – BBC News
Image copyright Thinkstock Fewer same-sex couples who apply to adopt in Northern Ireland have a child placed with them than LGBT couples in other parts of the UK, figures obtained by BBC News NI suggest. In 2013, Northern Ireland laws changed to allow same-sex couples to adopt for the first time. It was the last… (0 comment)