Brazil's new far-right president Jair Bolsonaro had the unenviable task of trying to lift spirits at the World Economic Forum in Davos with attendees concerned about slower global economic growth and the effects of climate change. Conway G. Gittens reports.
The 92-year-old British naturalist, whose TV series "Blue Planet II" was avidly watched worldwide, has been credited with raising awareness of rampant plastic pollution in the oceans. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday again raised a question on the credibility of EVMs citing the example of Japan not using it. Akhilesh Yadav said, “If someone has raised a question then it must be thought that what is the reason that a developed country like Japan is not using EVMs. It
Sub-freezing temperatures Monday caused Niagara Falls to freeze over at its edges, creating a wintertime visual treat for viewers on the Canadian side. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Former Chief Election Commissioner Naveen Chawla on Tuesday opened up on the ongoing controversy regarding the London EVM Hackathon. The former CEC said, "I didn't see this hackathon in London and didn't want to see it either, as EVM used there wasn't of Election Commission. ECI'
Veganism has gone from a radical movement to a mainstream lifestyle choice, and in the process has become a multi-billion dollar industry. It's on the agenda at the World Economic Forum this week. Gracier Jerome reports.
Veteran actress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Hema Malini performed a fusion of classical dance at the ongoing Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Varanasi. The theme of this year's convention is 'role of Indian diaspora in building new India', a statement from the prime minister's office
Bollywood actor R Madhavan turned director with 'Rocketry: The Nambi Effect'. Madhavan will direct as well as essay the role of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) scientist Nambi Narayanan. The shooting for the film began on January 21. The actor took to Instagram and posted a picture
Sushant Singh Rajput starrer 'Sonchiriya' got a new release date. The film that was supposed to release on February 08 has now been postponed and will release on March 01 instead. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to make the announcement. He wrote, "#SonChiriya gets a new release
In the cliffs high above the Dead Sea archaeologists chip away with pick axes, hoping to repeat one of the most sensational discoveries of the last hundred years - the finding of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Rinat Harash reports.
James Dyson, the billionaire Brexit supporter who revolutionised vacuum cleaners with his bagless technology, is moving his corporate office and tax registration to Singapore from Britain to be closer to his fastest growing markets. Pascale Davies reports.
Minister of State for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Giriraj Singh on Tuesday alleged that 'cyber security researchercc Syed Shuja has links with Pakistan's Inter-services Intelligence (ISI). Shuja, yesterday claimed that he was a part of the team at Electronic Corporation of India Ltd
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh attended the Beating Retreat ceremony at Attari-Wagah border in Amritsar on Tuesday. This came few days ahead of Republic Day. Parade march was held by the Border Security Force (BSF) personnel during the ceremony.
Amidst the US government shutdown, federal employees and their supporters have been setting up GoFundMe campaigns to get help with expenses. Now, the crowdfunding site has decided to launch its own campaign to help the workers. GoFundMe has launched Government Shutdown Direct Relief Fund to help the
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh assured the completion on Indian-half of the Kartapur Corridor, on Tuesday. The Union Minister said, "Kartarpur Corridor's part that lies in India will be completed soon, I reviewed the progress of the project today. I have everybody's support; I have Punjab
At least six terrorists were gunned down in two separate encounters in Shopian and Budgam districts of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. SP Pani, Inspector General (IG) of Police, Kashmir said, "Three terrorists each have been killed in the two encounters. Arms and ammunitions have been recovered. Both
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday let President Donald Trump enforce his policy barring certain transgender people from joining or staying in the military as the justices put on hold lower court rulings blocking the plan on constitutional grounds. Vanessa Johnston reports.
German Chancellor and Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron signed a treaty extension on Tuesday in a bid to show unity in the face of challenges to the European Union. David Doyle and Paul Carrel report.
FBI Agents Association President Thomas O'Connor says agents at work are about to miss another paycheck due to the government shutdown and urges leaders in Washington to reopen the government. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Members of right wing Hindu organisation, Hindu Sena on Tuesday paid floral tribute to British Queen Victoria who took over the reins of India from the British trading company, East India Company (EIC) in 1857. While paying tribute, members of Hindu Sena sloganeered 'Maharani Victoria amar rahe'
The Border Security Force (BSF) officials on Tuesday apprehended 31 Rohingyas in Amtali’s Rayermura in Agartala. The Rohingyas were stranded at Zero Point between India-Bangladesh border for the last four days. The BSF officials handed them to the Amtali police on the outskirts of Agartala. The refugees