Tuesday, Jan 26, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Control Risks Sees a World With Long Covid
Bloomberg, 11 Jan 2021
Jan.11 -- Steve Wilford, partner & APAC head of global risk analysis at Control Risks, believes 2021 will be a year of uneven recovery, as vaccine rollouts create ...
Super Bowl LV will see faceoff between Tom Brady and Patrick Mahomes
CBS, 26 Jan 2021
Tom Brady is heading back to the Super Bowl with his new team, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The Netherlands is under serious rising sea-level threat
Al Jazeera, 26 Jan 2021
More than $300bn is needed to protect the planet against the effects of climate change.
World leaders stress importance of fighting climate change at 2021 Climate Adaptation Summit
CA, 26 Jan 2021
World leaders virtually spoke at the 2021 Climate Adaptation Summit on Monday, stressing the importance of tackling the global climate change problem, and outlined what their na...
LIVE: ECB's Lagarde and French Economy Minister Le Maire join Davos panel debate on economic growth
Reuters, 26 Jan 2021
European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde and French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire attend a virtual #WEF21 panel debate on restoring economic growth.
Trump Reportedly Considered Naming New Attorney General To Push Baseless Voter Fraud Claims
NBC, 26 Jan 2021
A Justice Department official says then-President Donald Trump considered replacing the acting attorney general in a bid to overturn the election results.
French Defence Minister arrives in Athens to oversee landmark Rafale deal
AFP, 25 Jan 2021
French Defence Minister Florence Parly arrives in Athens to oversee the signing of a landmark Rafale warplane deal between Greece and France, part of a burgeoning arms programme...
Big cities reopen indoor dining after Trump leaves office
FOX, 25 Jan 2021
Several U.S. cities and states have announced plans to lift restrictions on indoor dining at bars and restaurants – in moves that come less than week after a change at the White...
Numan: 'Hard to survive' without touring
AP, 25 Jan 2021
Legendary electro rock musician Gary Numan is looking forward to getting back on the road - but says "there's unlikely to be any shows this year." (Jan.
Mapping coronavirus vaccination progress and vaccine distribution | COVID-19 Special
DW, 25 Jan 2021
It's a fair bet we'll only beat the coronavirus, once most of the globe is immunized.
Chinese and Indian troops ‘clash’ in disputed border area
BBC, 25 Jan 2021
Chinese and Indian troops have reportedly clashed in a disputed border area, with injuries on both sides, Indian media say.
NYT: Trump plotted to pick loyalist AG to overturn election
CNN, 25 Jan 2021
Justice Department lawyer Jeffrey Clark nearly convinced then-President Donald Trump to remove then-acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen and use the Department of Justice to un...
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.
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,