Pfizer’s discontinuation of its twice-daily weight loss pill, along with previous obesity drug failures, highlights the challenges in developing safe and effective treatments for obesity.
At UN Climate talks, 50 oil companies promise to slash methane emissions and end routine flaring by 2030, aiming to combat climate change. However, environmentalists view the pledge as a ‘smokescreen’ to hide the need to phase out oil, gas, and coal.
US, Australia, and the UK are strengthening their military cooperation to address global security challenges, with a focus on countering China’s influence in the Indo-Pacific region.
Russian security forces raided LGBTQ+ clubs and bars in Moscow following a Supreme Court ruling declaring the LGBTQ+ ‘movement’ as an extremist organization. The ruling is part of a crackdown on LGBTQ+ rights under President Putin’s regime.