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Unlikely that people will move around with masks on forever: Anthony Fauci on 'new normal'
World

Unlikely that people will move around with masks on forever: Anthony Fauci on 'new normal'

He also said there is a great deal of 'disinformation' around and that is entirely destructive to a comprehensive public health endeavour.

Modi, teleprompter and talking heads: Brief history of a love-hate relationship
Politics

Modi, teleprompter and talking heads: Brief history of a love-hate relationship

Modi’s oratory is proven on almost every playing field. A machine glitch at a global event won’t take away much from that

COVID, China and climate: Big themes to look forward to at World Economic Forum's online Davos event
World

COVID, China and climate: Big themes to look forward to at World Economic Forum's online Davos event

The gathering, an online alternative to the event typically held in Davos, will feature speeches by the leaders of countries as well as panel discussions with business, government and philanthropy figures

World Economic Forum: India will make more COVID-19 vaccines available, says PM Narendra Modi
India

World Economic Forum: India will make more COVID-19 vaccines available, says PM Narendra Modi

Addressing the WEF summit at Davos through video conferencing, the prime minister said that India is amongst the countries that have successfully controlled the coronavirus

Greta Thunberg reminds world leaders at Davos of climate crisis they continue to ignore
science

Greta Thunberg reminds world leaders at Davos of climate crisis they continue to ignore

She said, "The climate and ecological crisis can unfortunately no longer be solved within today's systems."

India pitches for elimination of trade-distorting subsidies on agriculture in WTO
Business

India pitches for elimination of trade-distorting subsidies on agriculture in WTO

On the World Trade Organization's (WTO) appellate body for dispute settlement, Goyal said the early restoration of the full strength of the body will help in realising the objectives of the WTO.

'Told Donald Trump US-Iran war would be disastrous': Pakistani prime minister Imran Khan claims conflict will cause 'global poverty'
World

'Told Donald Trump US-Iran war would be disastrous': Pakistani prime minister Imran Khan claims conflict will cause 'global poverty'

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday said he has told US President Donald Trump that a war with Iran would have disastrous consequences

Kashmir issue: Donald Trump is pulling a fast one on Imran Khan; no cause for India to worry
World

Kashmir issue: Donald Trump is pulling a fast one on Imran Khan; no cause for India to worry

To do a textual reading of Donald Trump’s comments on Kashmir during his meeting with Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan is to credit his words with meanings he may not have himself intended to

WEF 2020: Union commerce minister Piyush Goyal meets industry leaders, foreign ministers at Davos
Business

WEF 2020: Union commerce minister Piyush Goyal meets industry leaders, foreign ministers at Davos

Union commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday discussed issues relating to bilateral trade and investment with South Korean trade minister Yoo Myung-hi, as he met a number of industry leaders and foreign ministers here at WEF 2020

Donald Trump says US ready to 'help' India, Pakistan with Kashmir dispute ahead of talks with Imran Khan
World

Donald Trump says US ready to 'help' India, Pakistan with Kashmir dispute ahead of talks with Imran Khan

US president Donald Trump said that the United States was watching developments between India and Pakistan over Kashmir very closely and was prepared to help if necessary, but did not say how.

Davos 2020: Donald Trump touts 'great American comeback' at WEF summit, says second phase of US-China trade deal soon
World

Davos 2020: Donald Trump touts 'great American comeback' at WEF summit, says second phase of US-China trade deal soon

Shrugging off his impeachment trial back home, US president Donald Trump came out all guns blazing at the WEF summit in Davos on Tuesday as he lauded the unprecedented economic boom in the US

WEF's 2020 Davos meeting to focus on cohesive, sustainable world; 50th meeting to focus on stakeholder capitalism
Business

WEF's 2020 Davos meeting to focus on cohesive, sustainable world; 50th meeting to focus on stakeholder capitalism

While the names of the participants would be known by next month, the WEF announced on Thursday that the theme of its 50th Davos summit would be "Stakeholders for a Cohesive and Sustainable World".

A bad year for Xi Jinping: Chinese president battles Hong Kong protests, trade war with US as Communist China nears 70th anniversary
World

A bad year for Xi Jinping: Chinese president battles Hong Kong protests, trade war with US as Communist China nears 70th anniversary

'Xi Jinping has had the toughest year since he came to power',' said Eleanor Olcott, China policy analyst at research firm TS Lombard.

MP govt spent Rs 1.58 crore for stay of Kamal Nath, three bureaucrats in Switzerland, reveals RTI
India

MP govt spent Rs 1.58 crore for stay of Kamal Nath, three bureaucrats in Switzerland, reveals RTI

About Rs 1.58 crore was spent for making arrangements for the stay of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath and three of his top bureaucrats in Switzerland, among other expenses

Raghuram Rajan says India will eventually surpass China in economic size, be better placed to create infrastructure
India

Raghuram Rajan says India will eventually surpass China in economic size, be better placed to create infrastructure

Rajan said he is hopeful of results, if not today, then may be at Davos meetings later.

Government of India among most trusted globally, but country's brands least reliable, finds Edelman Trust Barometer report
India

Government of India among most trusted globally, but country's brands least reliable, finds Edelman Trust Barometer report

India is among the most trusted nations globally when it comes to government, business, NGOs and media but the country's brands are among the least-trusted, according to the 2019 Edelman Trust Barometer report released ahead of the the World Economic Forum meet at Davos.

World Economic Forum in Davos likely to be dominated by trade disputes, Brexit; US, India, France and Russia to skip summit
World

World Economic Forum in Davos likely to be dominated by trade disputes, Brexit; US, India, France and Russia to skip summit

Trade disputes,international relations, Brexit and a growth slowdown that sparked concerns of a recession are set to dominate the World Economic Forum in Davos.

Global economy to worsen on rising geopolitical worries; wealth disparity key concern: World Economic Forum
Business

Global economy to worsen on rising geopolitical worries; wealth disparity key concern: World Economic Forum

The report said that nine out of ten respondents expect the economy to worsen due to rising geopolitical tensions

SpiceJet chief Ajay Singh to chair ATT summit in Davos; meet to focus on carbon footprint reduction
Business

SpiceJet chief Ajay Singh to chair ATT summit in Davos; meet to focus on carbon footprint reduction

The meeting will deliberate on the challenges confronting the ATT sectors and the key takeaways should help in potential policy reforms for these industries.

Amid US govt shutdown, Donald Trump 'respectfully' cancels visit to Davos for World Economic Forum
World

Amid US govt shutdown, Donald Trump 'respectfully' cancels visit to Davos for World Economic Forum

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday canceled a planned visit to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, later this month amid a shutdown of the federal government, signaling he was prepared for the political showdown to stretch into late January