Monday, Jan 25, 2021
Focus on the big picture
BlackRock's Rieder: Markets Haven't Fully Priced In Stimulus
Bloomberg, 08 Jan 2021
Jan.08 -- Rick Rieder, BlackRock Inc. global fixed income chief investment officer, says markets still have not fully priced in the potential additional stimulus in the ...
Egypt 10 years after the revolution
BBC, 25 Jan 2021
It's been 10 years since Egyptians took to the streets to unseat their longest-serving President, Hosni Mubarak.
WATCH LIVE: The U.S., UK and China join the Dutch Climate Adaptation Summit
Reuters, 25 Jan 2021
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres are among speakers ...
WorldView: 11 Chinese miners rescued; over 3,000 anti-Putin protesters detained in Russia
CBS, 25 Jan 2021
Rescue workers in China extracted 11 trapped miners but also found the bodies of nine who died.
Chinese rescue workers find 10 miners dead after rescuing 11
DW, 25 Jan 2021
Ten Chinese miners who have been trapped underground for more than two weeks have been confirmed dead, authorities said on Monday.
Coronavirus: One year since Canada's 1st COVID-19 case
CA, 25 Jan 2021
On Jan 25, 2020, the first presumed case of the novel coronavirus was recorded after a Toronto man returned from Wuhan, China, the epicentre of the outbreak.
This town powered America for decades. What do we owe them?
CNN, 25 Jan 2021
Gillette, Wyoming, is the coal energy capital of the United States. And residents like Steve Gray fear it will become a ghost town under President Joe Biden.
Tammy Bruce touts Trump's achievements
FOX, 25 Jan 2021
FOX News contributor Tammy Bruce joins 'The Next Revolution' to discuss the achievements of Donald Trump's presidency.
"Snow sculpture" competition held in French Alps amid pandemic
AFP, 25 Jan 2021
The 38th edition of the "snow sculpture" competition is held in the French city of Valloire, despite the Covid pandemic.
US House set to deliver Trump impeachment article to Senate
Al Jazeera, 25 Jan 2021
An article of impeachment will be handed over to the United States Senate later on Monday.
Protesters March In Tacoma, Washington, After Police Vehicle Injures Two People | NBC News NOW
NBC, 25 Jan 2021
An angry crowd marched through Tacoma, Washington, on Sunday night after two people were hospitalized the night before when a police vehicle drove into protesters.
China reports 124 new Covid-19 cases, workers rush to complete quarantine sites
SCMP, 25 Jan 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube China confirmed 124 new Covid-19 cases on January 24, 2020.
ShowBiz Minute: Critics Circle, US Box Office, ZSL London Zoo
AP, 25 Jan 2021
Kelly Reichardt's "First Cow" wins best film at New York Film Critics Circle awards, where Chadwick Boseman was honored; Liam Neeson thriller "The Marksman" tops U.S.
France to decide on possible 3rd lockdown amid rise in new Covid-19 variants cases
FRANCE24, 25 Jan 2021
The French government is considering whether or not to impose a third national lockdown.
Jab deliveries could fall by 60% | EU 'deeply dissatisfied' with AstraZeneca vaccine shortages
RT, 25 Jan 2021
AstraZeneca has warned the EU’s executive that there will be
Boris Johnson: Government 'looking at potential of relaxing some measures' before mid-February
Telegraph, 25 Jan 2021
Boris Johnson has revealed the Government will be "looking at the potential of relaxing some measures" before mid-February, however could not guarantee schools returning before ...
Boris Johnson: schools 'priority' but no date on reopening
Guardian, 25 Jan 2021
The prime minister refused to say when schools in England might reopen, adding they would be a priority once Covid infection rates came down.
Live: Crescent-shaped lake surrounded by desert in NW China – Ep. 7
CGTN, 25 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.
France's Moreno Calls for More Women on Boards
Bloomberg, 25 Jan 2021
Jan.25 -- Elisabeth Moreno, France's equality minister, discusses the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the most vulnerable.
COVID-19: PM confirms data on easing restrictions will be assessed before mid-February
Sky, 25 Jan 2021
Data on when COVID lockdown restrictions can start to be eased will be assessed before mid-February, the Prime Minister has said.
In China, human rights are about having jobs and economic opportunities, said Einar Tangen.
CD, 25 Jan 2021
Human rights are about a ballot box in the West. But in China,