Bolsonaro says Amazon nations should decide region's future

Bolsonaro says Amazon nations should decide region's future

Thursday, 29 August 2019 | AP | Porto Velho

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Wednesday that Latin America's Amazon countries will meet in September to discuss both protecting and developing the rainforest region, which has been hit by weeks of devastating fires. The Brazilian leader also escalated a deeply personal dispute with French President Emmanuel Macron, accusing him of portraying...

Brazil's Bolsonaro open to foreign aid for Amazon fires: spokesman

Brazil's Bolsonaro open to foreign aid for Amazon fires: spokesman

Wednesday, 28 August 2019 | AFP | Rio de Janeiro

Brazil will accept foreign aid to help fight fires in the Amazon rainforest on the condition that the Latin American country controls the money, the president's spokesman said Tuesday. "The Brazilian government through President (Jair) Bolsonaro is open to receiving financial support from organizations and even countries," Otavio Rego Barros told...

Modi happy with Statue of Unity's growing popularity

Modi happy with Statue of Unity's growing popularity

Wednesday, 28 August 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said he is happy that the Statue of Unity in Gujarat is emerging as a popular tourist spot and the structure finds a place in the Time 100 greatest places 2019 list. Apart from the 182-metre tall statue of India's visionary leader Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel,...

Salman completes 31 yrs in B'wood, thanks film industry

Salman completes 31 yrs in B'wood, thanks film industry

Wednesday, 28 August 2019 | IANS | Mumbai

Superstar Salman Khan has completed a journey of 31 years in Bollywood and has expressed his gratitude towards the Indian film industry and his fans. Salman, who made his acting debut in 1988 with the film "Biwi Ho Toh Aisi", on Tuesday night treated his fans with an unseen childhood photograph...

Jenna Dewan robbed in LA in broad daylight

Jenna Dewan robbed in LA in broad daylight

Wednesday, 28 August 2019 | IANS | Los Angeles

In a broad daylight robbery, actress Jenna Dewan's car was broken into and her $3,000 designer Yves Saint Laurent bag was taken away. According to tmz.com Jenna's car was parked here on Sunset Strip when the incident took place around Monday noon.  Jenna's beau Steve Kazee had also rushed to the spot...

Michael Bay in talks for Sony's 'Black 5'

Michael Bay in talks for Sony's 'Black 5'

Wednesday, 28 August 2019 | PTI | Los Angeles

Filmmaker Michael Bay is in negotiations to direct Sony's upcoming action movie "Black 5". Ehren Kruger, who worked with the filmmaker on several "Transformers" movies, has penned the script of the film. According to The Hollywood Reporter, "Black 5" centres around an elite military team with advanced technology. Bay's frequent collaborator Erwin Stoff...

ISRO performs 3rd lunar-bound orbit maneuver for Chandrayaan-2

ISRO performs 3rd lunar-bound orbit maneuver for Chandrayaan-2

Wednesday, 28 August 2019 | PTI | Bengaluru

With just 11 days to go for its moon landing, the Indian Space Research Organisation on Wednesday said it has successfully performed the third lunar-bound orbit maneuver for Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft. All spacecraft parameters were normal, the city-headquartered space agency said after the maneuver on the spacecraft that is currently in the...

China cries foul over G7 resolution backing Hong Kong protests

China cries foul over G7 resolution backing Hong Kong protests

Tuesday, 27 August 2019 | PTI | Beijing

A livid China on Tuesday cried foul and expressed "strong dissatisfaction" with a joint statement issued by the G7 leaders reminding Beijing of its obligations laid out in a 1984 agreement between Britain and China, amid intensifying pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. Hong Kong has been witnessing unprecedented protests by millions...

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