LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP via Getty Images LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP via Getty Images Beware, argue the authors of a new book. Besuited jetsetters, armed with prestigious degrees and powerpoint slides, have infiltrated governments and corporations around the world. They claim to offer valuable expertise and fresh ideas. But don’t be fooled! The consultingContinue Reading

Image source, Getty ImagesImage caption, A vandalised painting depicting a political figure lies on a room at the National Congress By Aoife Walsh and Daniel Gallas BBC News When thousands of rioters ransacked Brazil’s monumental government buildings on Sunday, political leaders condemned the grave attack on the country’s democratic fabric.Continue Reading

new video loaded: Melbourne Surveys Earthquake Damage transcript Back transcript Melbourne Surveys Earthquake Damage The 5.9-magnitude quake hit southeast Australia on Wednesday morning, damaging buildings and causing residents to flee their homes. There were no immediate reports of serious injuries or deaths. “I was waking up and my whole roomContinue Reading

The band Pearl Jam canceled its show in Vienna on Wednesday, saying that heat, dust and smoke from the wildfires across Europe had damaged the throat of its lead singer, Eddie Vedder, at an outdoor show in Paris. “He has seen doctors and had treatment, but, as of yet, hisContinue Reading

“I was made aware of multiple examples of a lack of respect and poor treatment of security and cleaning staff. This was unacceptable,” Gray wrote. Gray wrote that “the senior leadership at the centre” of Johnson’s administration “must bear responsibility” for a culture that allowed the parties to take place.Continue Reading

A tornado has been filmed tearing through part of the US state of Kansas, with pictures showing cars crumpled into buildings and homes without roofs. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued severe thunderstorm warnings for Midwest states including Kansas, Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska. In the city of Wichita, theContinue Reading