Poland, Hungary scolded for flouting 'European values' during pandemic

WARSAW (Reuters) – The European Union’s (EU) legislature rebuked nationalist-ruled members Poland and Hungary on Friday for flouting “European values” by pressing ahead with an election and assuming extra powers respectively during the coronavirus crisis. Hungary’s parliament has granted Prime…

Greenland ice sheet shrinks by record in 2019

Study finds record melting fuelled by high-pressure weather systems that are result of global warming. The kilometres-thick ice sheet that covers Greenland shrank by a record amount in 2019, and contributed about 40 percent of the rise in global sea…