Tuesday, Apr 13, 2021
Focus on the big picture
A Record Soybean Harvest for Brazil?
Bloomberg, 20 Mar 2021
Despite planting delays and dry weather, Brazil is set to achieve a record soybean harvest. Most estimates for the crop have been in the 133 million to 135 ...
Floyd 'did not die from a drug overdose' says cardiologist
Reuters, 13 Apr 2021
‘I believe that Mr. George Floyd's death was absolutely preventable,’ cardiologist Dr.
Iran blaming Israel for attack on Natanz nuclear facility
CBS, 13 Apr 2021
Iran is blaming Israel for an apparent attack on an underground nuclear facility.
WATCH: U.K. Parliament Holds Minute Of Silence For Prince Philip | NBC News NOW
NBC, 13 Apr 2021
Lawmakers at the House of Commons paid their respects to the late Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, with a minute of silence.
Yuri Gagarin: The first man in space
BBC, 13 Apr 2021
It's sixty years since the first human blasted into space. For the Soviet Union, Yuri Gagarin’s single orbit of the Earth was a huge achievement and propaganda coup.
Biden urges CEOs to 'step up' game on supply chain
AP, 13 Apr 2021
Global shortages of semiconductors top a meeting between President Joe Biden and CEOs.
McEnany: Media pundits fuel violent protests like Minneapolis
FOX, 13 Apr 2021
The 'Outnumbered' panel reacts to protests in Minneapolis. Subscribe
Huge fire engulfs historic St. Petersburg building, at least 1 dies
CA, 13 Apr 2021
At least one firefighter died, and several others were hospitalized after a massive fire broke out in a historical building in St.
Watch Fareed Zakaria's moving tribute to his mom
CNN, 13 Apr 2021
Fareed remembers his mother, Fatma Zakaria, who passed away from Covid-related complications in India.
UK eases restrictions, pubs and businesses reopen as cases fall
DW, 13 Apr 2021
Outdoor spaces at pubs have been allowed to reopen, as well as non-essential shops, hairdressers and gyms.
How will Iran respond to the Natanz nuclear site incident? | Inside Story
Al Jazeera, 13 Apr 2021
Iran's Foreign Minister says it was sabotage. And Israeli media outlets are quoting unnamed intelligence sources saying Israel's Mossad spy service was behind it.
Aerial shots of massive fire at historic Saint Petersburg building
AFP, 13 Apr 2021
A huge fire burns in a historic factory in Russia's second city Saint Petersburg, sending plumes of black smoke over the city.
UK eases Covid-19 lockdown, reopening outdoor areas of pubs and restaurants
FRANCE24, 12 Apr 2021
Britain took another tentative step towards the resumption of normal life on Monday as pubs and restaurants were allowed to partially reopen, in a major easing of coronavirus re...
Live: Supervise construction work of 2021 AYG main stadium online - ep. 2
CGTN, 12 Apr 2021
The main stadium for the 3rd Asian Youth Games (AYG) is under construction in Shantou City, south China's Guangdong Province, which is the host of the postponed event.
FMs Lavrov and Shukri hold presser after talks in Cairo
RT, 12 Apr 2021
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Egyptian counterpart
BREAKING: David Cameron's lobbying will face investigation
Sky, 12 Apr 2021
Whitehall sources have confirmed to Sky News that a review is to be launched into Greensill Capital following David Cameron's lobbying of government.
Huge queues as shops reopen in lockdown easing
Telegraph, 12 Apr 2021
Huge queues of eager customers formed outside stores across the country, as coronavirus restrictions were eased.
Look who is being punished for the Hong Kong protests, and who is not
SCMP, 12 Apr 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube SCMP chief news editor Yonden Lhatoo calls out the adults who have fled Hong Kong, leaving childr...
Covid vaccine passports: what can we learn from Israel?
Guardian, 12 Apr 2021
Israel became the first country in the world to test vaccine passports when it announced the 'green pass' scheme in February.
Inox’s Jain on Coronavirus, Strategy, Streaming Competition
Bloomberg, 12 Apr 2021
Apr.12 -- Siddharth Jain, director at Inox Group, discusses the
Body cam of fatal shooting of Black man in Minneapolis released
Reuters, 13 Apr 2021
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT — The police shooting of a Black man in a Minneapolis suburb appeared to be an ‘accidental discharge’ by an officer who drew her gun rather than her Tas...