Thursday, Jan 28, 2021
Focus on the big picture
LIVE: The WHO answers COVID-19 questions from social media users
Reuters, 14 Jan 2021
'Months' before everyone can be vaccinated, White House official says
Reuters, 28 Jan 2021
Andy Slavitt, senior advisor to the White House's COVID-19 response team, said it will be ‘months before everyone who wants a vaccine will be able to get one’ #News #Coronavirus...
President Biden speaks on climate change following briefing by press secretary Jen Psaki
CBS, 28 Jan 2021
President Biden will speak about his administration’s plan to tackle climate change and will sign executive actions.
72% of Americans say global warming is happening, says Yale poll
CNN, 28 Jan 2021
CNN's John King discusses President Biden's plans to combat climate change with CNN's Phil Mattingly and Katharine Hayhoe, Director at Texas Tech University Climate Center.
White House demands 'robust and clear' international probe into Covid-19 origins
AFP, 28 Jan 2021
The United States want a "robust and clear" international probe into the origins of the Covid-19 pandemic in China, White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki says.
Trial Begins Against Italy’s Biggest, Notorious Organized Crime Group | NBC News NOW
NBC, 28 Jan 2021
NBC’s Claudio Lavanga reports on the charges faced by hundreds of members of Italy’s most powerful and violent crime group.
Biden signs executive order on climate change
FOX, 28 Jan 2021
President Biden delivers remarks and signs executive actions
Palestine Journals: Life Under Occupation | Between Us
Al Jazeera, 28 Jan 2021
Palestine has been in and out of the news for decades. Once in a while, new developments may shed renewed spotlight on the occupied territories like the now-shelved annexation p...
Coronavirus: US to squeeze more vaccine doses out of Pfizer's vials using special syringes
CA, 28 Jan 2021
Members of the White House COVID-19 response team held their first press briefing on Wednesday to highlight President Joe Biden’s administration efforts and vaccine rollout plan.
Granholm: Renewable energy a 'massive opportunity'
AP, 28 Jan 2021
Former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm testified before a senate committee as President Joe Biden's pick for energy secretary.
Panda cub Fu Bao clings on to zookeeper's leg
BBC, 28 Jan 2021
Six-month-old giant panda cub Fu Bao clings on to her zookeeper's leg in Everland Zoo, South Korea.
Russian police raid Alexei Navalny's home and offices
DW, 27 Jan 2021
Police in Moscow raided apartments and offices belonging to Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny and his associates on Wednesday.
French NGOs threaten class-action suit over racial profiling by police
FRANCE24, 27 Jan 2021
A group of #NGOs on Wednesday threatened the French state with a class-action #lawsuit over racial profiling by the #police during ID checks, a longstanding complaint among Fren...
Building a more sustainable food system with AI Food Revolution
FT, 27 Jan 2021
A host of new innovations using artificial intelligence are boosting our potential to create a healthier, more sustainable food system.
Live: Crescent-shaped lake surrounded by desert in NW China – Ep. 9
CGTN, 27 Jan 2021
Crescent Lake, also known as Yueya Spring, is a crescent-shaped lake surrounded by desert, six kilometers south of #Dunhuang in Gansu Province, northwestern China.
Russian President Putin speaks at virtual WEF Davos Agenda week [PART 2]
RT, 27 Jan 2021
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Indonesia’s coronavirus cases surpass 1 million as country continues mass Covid-19 vaccinations
SCMP, 27 Jan 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Indonesia’s coronavirus case toll surpassed 1 million on January 26, 2021, after the country repo...
HS2 protesters dig 100ft tunnel under London park
Guardian, 27 Jan 2021
HS2 Rebellion say they are ready to occupy space under Euston Square Gardens to stop it being sold off.
Majid Al Futtaim's Bejjani Pledges Sustainability
Bloomberg, 27 Jan 2021
Jan.27 -- Majid Al Futtaim Chief Executive Officer Alain Bejjani discusses the company's pledge to sustainability.
Live: Boris Johnson and Keir Starmer face off at PMQs
ITV, 27 Jan 2021
Boris Johnson and Keir Starmer go head-to-head, a day after the UK passed the grim milestone of 100000 coronavirus deaths.
Holocaust Memorial Day: Remembering the victims of all genocides
Sky, 27 Jan 2021
Holocaust Memorial Day is dedicated to the millions of people, including six million Jews, who were murdered under Nazi rule during the Second World War and this year, its scope...