According to WWF, two large non-Mediterranean fleets have been spotted in some of the main Mediterranean bluefin tuna fishing grounds over the last two weeks. Such a presence during the fishing season has caused WWF to raise serious concerns that some boats might be operating in contravention of international bluefin tuna conservation rules.
Back to a bluefin tuna fishing frenzy for 2012?
Nepal to lead LDC Coordination Group
Nepal has been selected to chair the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) Coordination Group for two years starting 2013, according to officials.
The decision was made on Thursday during the Bonn Climate Change Conference under the United Nation’s Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) held in Germany from May 14-25.
Six killed by an Earthquake in Italy
An earthquake struck in Northern Italy today.
Earthquake in Mexico
Another Earthquake struck off the coast of Mexico today.
6.9 magnitudes struck in the North Eastern Region of Mexico followed by another earthquake with a magnitude of 6.4.
Another Earthquake off Sumatra
According to sources another earthquake have struck off Western Sumatra in Indonesia,
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