Air Pollution Slashing Life Expectancy of Billions Worldwide, Report Says

A report from the Air Quality Life Index (AQLI) published on Wednesday has revealed that air pollution is cutting short the lives of billions of people by up to 5.6 years. The researchers reported that coal burning is the principal …

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Middle Eastern Countries Dominate List of Top Executioners in 2020, Amnesty International Reports

Four out of five of the world’s top executioners in 2020 were Middle Eastern countries, Amnesty International reported on April 21. According to the human rights organization’s annual death penalty report, Iran, Egypt, Iraq, and Saudi Arabia accounted for 88% …

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