Pakistan has sent a list of conditions to India before allowing Indian aid to reach Afghanistan. Firstly, Pakistan insists the supplies to be transported by Pakistani trucks. Secondly, Pakistan wants to levy shipment charges on aid being sent to Afghanistan.
#Afghanistan #Indian #Pakistan
The deaths of 27 people in the English Channel are deepening tensions between Britain and France. The French interior minister has canceled weekend talks with his UK counterpart after suggestions that France was not doing enough to stop migrants trying to reach England by boat. DW correspondent Jack Parrock is in the French port of Calais. He spoke to people hoping to cross the Channel.
#Migrant #Sea #DWVideo
Activists who helped migrants reach Greece in 2018 are on trial on the island of Lesbos. The accusations against them include spying and human trafficking. DW caught up with some of those facing the most serious charges.
#Europe #Refugees #DWVideo
Facebook is taking an English-first approach in tackling 'extreme' online content, whistleblower Frances Haugen told DW. She warned that the current situation in Ethiopia shows how dire the consequences can be.Frances Haugen is an American data engineer and scientist, product manager, and whistleblower. She disclosed tens of thousands of Facebook's internal documents to the Securities and Exchange Commission and The Wall Street Journal in 2021.
#Facebook #AI #DWVideo
Germany's COVID-19 cases numbers have recently reached record highs. In Saxony, they are particularly worrisome. Now the unvaccinated will be barred from restaurants and cultural sites. DW went to the city of Bautzen to find out what people think.
#CoronaVirus #Jabs #DWVideo
According to UNICEF, countries that contribute the least to climate change are suffering the most significant impacts. Most of these countries are in Africa. DW correspondent Flourish Chukwurah meets with one woman that is leading the fight against climate change in Nigeria.
#Africa #Planet #DWVideo
For farmers in Madagascar, the sea cucumber is a good source of income. It’s an expensive delicacy: Gourmets in China pay up to 1,000 US dollars for a kilo of dried sea cucumbers. But sea cucumbers also play a key safeguarding role in the marine ecosystem.
#Seafood #Ocean #DWVideo
Ahead of winter, 46 trains were cancelled by the Indian railway. Watch the video to know which are the express trains that will not be operational till March 1, 2022.
#CancelledTrains #IndianRailway #EastCentralRailway
The India Meteorological Department has issued an alert over cyclone Jawad, which may reach the coasts of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha on the morning of December 4. Here are the IMD's predictions for the next few days.
#CycloneJawad #IMD #CycloneAlert
Today, a landslide destroyed the Ghat road in Tirumala at Andhra Pradesh. TTD had announced devotees who were unable to visit the hills then after purchasing tickets online, can avail darshan of the Lord on the hills on any day within six months.
#TirumalaGhatRoad #Landslide #TTD
Today, Shiromani Akali Dal leader and Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee chief Manjinder Singh Sirsa joined the BJP; President Ram Nath Kovind has signed a bill to cancel three controversial farm laws; Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya has tweeted what appears to be a call for a temple in Mathura; Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav today addressed a rally in UP.
#ManjinderSinghSirsa #SAD #BJP
Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar has informed Parliament that the government has ‘no record’ of the deaths of the farmers who camped out at Delhi borders protesting against the now repealed three farm laws, and hence no financial assistance would be provided to the families of the deceased farmers.
#FarmerDeaths #BJP #FarmersProtest #ParliamentWinterSession
The price of petrol in Delhi has been reduced by Rs 8. The relief comes after the Delhi cabinet decided to slash VAT from 30% to 19.40%; The Central Pollution Control Board reported that the average air quality in Delhi in the month of November has been the worst in 6 years.
#DelhiPetrol #PetrolPrices #DelhiPollution