ICC to probe Venezuela over alleged crimes against humanity

Image source, ReutersImage caption, More than 100 people died during a 2017 crackdown on anti-government protestsThe International Criminal Court (ICC) will investigate whether crimes against humanity were committed during Venezuela’s crackdown on anti-government protests in 2017.Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro said the state respects the decision to investigate, but does not share it. More than 100…

COP26: Low-carbon firms and Biden hails progress

Here are five things you need to know about the COP26 climate change conference on Wednesday.1. Low-carbon planning for UK firmsToday is finance day at the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow and Chancellor Rishi Sunak is due to set out plans to encourage large firms to work towards the UK’s 2050 net-zero target. Under new…

The best budgeting apps of November 2021

Budgeting looks different for each person.Maybe you want to track your spending habits, or find ways to spend less and save more, or budget effectively as a couple — or you might have multiple budgeting goals.Regardless of what you’re hoping to accomplish, finding the right app can make the process easier and more effective. In…