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Donald Trump sends 'warmest regards' to African leaders at World Economic Forum weeks after 's***hole countries' slur
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Donald Trump sends 'warmest regards' to African leaders at World Economic Forum weeks after 's***hole countries' slur

The US president ignored questions shouted by journalists about his reported dismissal this month of African nations as "s***hole countries", during a meeting on immigration with congressional leaders

Donald Trump in Davos: US president threatens to stop US aid to Palestine unless 'they sit down and negotiate peace'
World

Donald Trump in Davos: US president threatens to stop US aid to Palestine unless 'they sit down and negotiate peace'

President Donald Trump barrelled into a global summit in the Swiss Alps on Thursday, threatening to stop US aid to the Palestinians.

Padmaavat row: Karni Sena's rampage in front of a global audience calls for strict action and caution
India

Padmaavat row: Karni Sena's rampage in front of a global audience calls for strict action and caution

Is causing havoc in the nation in front of a global audience, many of whom can turn investors in the economy, also included in Sri Rajput Karni Sena’s definition of Rajput pride?

Narendra Modi in Davos: PM didn't err by discussing brighter side of India; detractors must stop berating nation
India

Narendra Modi in Davos: PM didn't err by discussing brighter side of India; detractors must stop berating nation

By amplifying our strengths Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a pretty good case and was warmly received. Why rake him over the coals for it?

Sundar Pichai says more women need to participate in development of technology products at the WEF Summit in Davos
News & Analysis

Sundar Pichai says more women need to participate in development of technology products at the WEF Summit in Davos

Speaking here at the WEF annual summit, Pichai also expressed concern over militarisation of AI or artificial intelligence.

Look beyond bank recapitalisation: Budget announcements may help speed up bad loan hive-offs for PSBs
Business

Look beyond bank recapitalisation: Budget announcements may help speed up bad loan hive-offs for PSBs

Banking reforms may be a slower process, but the monkeys of bad loans may be off the back of public sector banks sooner than we think.

WEF 2018 at Davos Day 3: Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai and British PM Theresa May among speakers
World

WEF 2018 at Davos Day 3: Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai and British PM Theresa May among speakers

Day three of the World Economic Forum in Davos will see another European head of state take centre stage as British PM Theresa May will give a special address.

Don't protest tax overhauls in other countries, respond instead with reforms of your own: Angela Merkel tells Europe
World

Don't protest tax overhauls in other countries, respond instead with reforms of your own: Angela Merkel tells Europe

Angela Merkel told the World Economic Forum in Davos that Europe should not complain when other countries, like the US, overhaul their tax systems.

China praises Narendra Modi's speech in Davos, says would like to work with India to strengthen globalisation
World

China praises Narendra Modi's speech in Davos, says would like to work with India to strengthen globalisation

China on Wednesday welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech at Davos where he described protectionism as being "as dangerous as terrorism"

Indian govt does not discriminate on the basis of religion: Suresh Prabhu at World Economic Forum summit
India

Indian govt does not discriminate on the basis of religion: Suresh Prabhu at World Economic Forum summit

The Indian government does not discriminate on the basis of religion and believes that all citizens should enjoy equal rights, Suresh Prabhu said.

Ex-British PM David Cameron caught on camera saying Brexit is a 'mistake, not disaster' in Davos
World

Ex-British PM David Cameron caught on camera saying Brexit is a 'mistake, not disaster' in Davos

Brexit is "a mistake, not a disaster", former premier David Cameron said during a conversation caught on camera in Davos

Donald Trump flies out for Davos, aims to convince world leaders about 'America First' agenda
World

Donald Trump flies out for Davos, aims to convince world leaders about 'America First' agenda

US president Donald Trump flew out on Thursday to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Donald Trump says he is open to citizenship for 'dreamers' only if Democrats support wall across Mexico border
World

Donald Trump says he is open to citizenship for 'dreamers' only if Democrats support wall across Mexico border

Donald Trump on Thursday said he was open to a path to citizenship for some younger undocumented immigrants as part of his negotiations with Democrats

WEF 2018: Globalisation is going through major crisis, says French president Emmanuel Macron
World

WEF 2018: Globalisation is going through major crisis, says French president Emmanuel Macron

French president Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday said globalisation is going through a major crisis.

Rahul Gandhi asks Narendra Modi if he got any black money back from Switzerland on his plane
Politics

Rahul Gandhi asks Narendra Modi if he got any black money back from Switzerland on his plane

In yet another swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday reminded him of his promise to bring back black money stashed abroad and asked if he had brought some of it on his plane while returning from the WEF meet in Switzerland.

As Modi kickstarted WEF in Davos, Rahul tweeted Oxfam survey over widening wealth gap: BJP says 'case of pot calling kettle black'
Politics

As Modi kickstarted WEF in Davos, Rahul tweeted Oxfam survey over widening wealth gap: BJP says 'case of pot calling kettle black'

Continuing his attack against Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Twitter, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday questioned him for the widening gap in wealth distribution in India.

WEF Davos 2018: Donald Trump wants to be the 'best salesperson' for American economy, says chief economic adviser
World

WEF Davos 2018: Donald Trump wants to be the 'best salesperson' for American economy, says chief economic adviser

US president Donald Trump is aiming to be the "best salesperson" for American economic interests when he goes to Davos later this week, the White House said.

WEF 2018: Ahead of Donald Trump's visit, thousands protest against US president in Switzerland
World

WEF 2018: Ahead of Donald Trump's visit, thousands protest against US president in Switzerland

More than a thousand people protested in central Zurich today against the planned arrival of US President Donald Trump in Switzerland for the World Economic Forum (WEF).

Narendra Modi debuts at WEF: PM hits out at protectionism in Davos speech, says terrorism and climate change grave threats
India

Narendra Modi debuts at WEF: PM hits out at protectionism in Davos speech, says terrorism and climate change grave threats

Seen as an apparent reference to policies like America First, especially since US President Donald Trump would be coming to Davos later this week, Modi said "many countries are becoming inward focused and globalisation is shrinking and such tendencies can't be considered lesser risk than terrorism or climate change".

PM at Davos: Narendra Modi meets Justin Trudeau on sidelines of WEF, discusses issues of mutual interest
India

PM at Davos: Narendra Modi meets Justin Trudeau on sidelines of WEF, discusses issues of mutual interest

Narendra Modi discussed issues of mutual interest with his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau. The two leaders are here to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting where Modi earlier in the day delivered the opening plenary address.