UK top court gives Uber drivers benefits in landmark ruling

The U.K. Supreme Court has ruled that Uber drivers should be classed as “workers” and not self-employed ByThe Associated Press February 19, 2021, 10:28 AM • 1 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LONDON — The U.K. Supreme Court ruled Friday that Uber drivers should be classed as “workers” and not self-employed, […]

Himalayan glacier disaster highlights climate change risks

NEW DELHI — When Ravi Chopra saw the devastating deluge of water and debris crash downstream from a Himalayan glacier on Sunday, his first thought was that this was exactly the scenario that his team had warned the Indian government of in 2014. At least 31 people have died, 165 people are missing many more […]