CNN’s Bianca Nobilo speaks with former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, a longtime advocate for smart climate policy, on the ‘two sticking points’ facing world leaders at the upcoming UN climate conference.
Housing Secretary Michael Gove left MPs in giggles after he poked fun at the "political suicide" of his Conservative leadership bid in 2016.
Returning a quip from Labour's Ruth Cadbury about the speed at which he "torpedoed" Boris Johnson's campaign for the top job, Mr Gove responded: "It wasn't so much a torpedo being launched as an unexploded bomb going off in my own hands." Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Kyrie Irving supporters caused a scene outside the Barclays Center in New York City. The demonstrators were out to support Irving’s refusal to get a Covid-19 vaccine and protesting the Nets’ decision to suspend him with pay until he is vaccinated. CNN’s Alison Kosik reports.
According to reports, the Taliban have created an exclusive battalion of suicide bombers that will be deployed to the borders of Afghanistan; The Kharif procurement will begin fro tomorrow; Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu declared that post or no post, he would stand by Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra; President of the 76th session of the UN General Assembly Abdulla Shahid has said he had received the two doses of the Covishield vaccine manufactured in India.
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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s team members who attended UNGA have tested positive for Covid-19. The Brazilian President, who has repeatedly said no to getting vaccinated, attended and addressed the UNGA as the first speaker when the meeting kicked off last week.
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PM Modi addressed the United Nation General Assembly on Saturday, in his speech he hit out on Pakistan and China while also praising India’s role in fighting Covid19. Here are 5 Key Highlights of his address.
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Reports say the Punjab Congress has reached a consensus on inducting seven MLAs and dropping five from former CM Amarinder Singh’s cabinet; Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday reached New York to address the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly; The IMD has said that a cyclone is most likely to develop in the Bay of Bengal during the afternoon or evening hours of Saturday. All this and more news at 2 PM.
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India delivered a stern message to Pakistan at the United Nations General Assembly on Friday. Indian delegate Sneha Dubey called Pakistan PM Imran Khan's speech at the 76th UNGA false and malicious. The 2012 batch IFS officer went viral for her message.
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Early Facebook investor Roger McNamee weighs in on Facebook and states a need for privacy, safety and competition regulation to protect consumers and small businesses since “almost every major problem we have going on in this country is made worse by internet platforms like Facebook,” he said.
People across the UK are this week organising boycotts of bars and nightclubs in protest at the recent surge in people being "spiked" during night outs. Report by Czubalam. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Mina Smallman, the mother of two murdered sisters, dismisses the offer of an apology from the Metropolitan Police. Bibaa Henry and Nicole Smallman were stabbed to death in a north London park in June last year. The police watchdog has found there was a 12 hour period in which nothing was done to find them - despite worried calls from friends and family. Report by Czubalam. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Environment Secretary George Eustice says the government will make it a statutory requirement for water companies to reduce their sewage discharges from storm overflows. A plan which will take at least five years to implement. Report by Czubalam. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Former Environment Secretary Owen Paterson MP said he has "no doubt at all" that the investigation into his lobbying "was a major element" in his wife's suicide. Report by Czubalam. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn