NEWS DIGEST 19.02.2022: Ukraine conflict, Canada ‘freedom convoy’ crackdown and the aftermath of Storm Eunice

Good morning readers. Your news for today comes from Google News – World – Latest. Biden says Putin will attack Ukraine within days. ‘We’re calling out Russia’s plans’: Biden says Moscow has no excuse for invading Ukraine but is ‘convinced’ … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 19.02.2022: Ukraine conflict, Canada ‘freedom convoy’ crackdown and the aftermath of Storm Eunice

NEWS DIGEST 30.01.2022: Storm Carrie to hit Scotland, West to take firmer stance on Russia over Ukraine

Today’s news comes from Bing News. Ukraine has urged the west to be “vigilant and firm” as it enters talks with the Russian government in a bid to defuse tensions on the border. Ukraine’s foreign minister, Dmytro Kuleba, on Saturday … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 30.01.2022: Storm Carrie to hit Scotland, West to take firmer stance on Russia over Ukraine

NORTH LEBANON: Mediterranean region experiences rare snowfall

While falling snow may be a given in the parts of the world furthest from the Equator, a very unlikely place has just experienced its rarest of weather phenomena: crisp, soft, white snowflakes. A report from The Daily Star newspaper in the Mediterranean country of Lebanon has reported that the north of the country, including around the city of Tripoli, has played host to drifts of snow. Several coastal towns and villages have reported snowfall today (Friday 21 November 2014) as they brace themselves for an upcoming weekend storm. The area normally experiences much warmer temperatures of between 25-45 degrees Celsius. The first reports of Lebanese snow came in from … Continue reading NORTH LEBANON: Mediterranean region experiences rare snowfall