Thursday 21st January 2021

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    • Call transcript: Trump urged Mexican president to stop criticizing wall

      Washington (globaltimes)President Donald Trump boasted about his election victory, pressured his Mexican counterpart to remain quiet about a border wall and called New Hampshire a “drug-infested den” in a phone call with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, according to a transcript of the conversation revealed on Thursday by The Washington Post. he transcript of Trump’s conversation with Mexico’s leader was one of two phone calls revealed on Thursday, which provide a rare glimpse into the private conversations of a new US president testing his negotiating powers on foreign counterparts. The January 27 phone call with Peña Nieto came seven days...

    • Vidya Balan receives this special invitation from Hyderabad weavers

      n an industry where most actresses often opt for western outfits for appearances, Vidya Balandared to bring sarees back into the Indian fashion scene. Her traditionally draped six-yard elegant outfit often grabbed attention and even made a glamorous statement. A couple of years ago, the talented actress visited villages in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana to observe weavers closely. Given her fondness for saree fabrics like cotton spun and hand woven silks, a popular group of Hyderabad weavers have invited Vidya Balan to launch their store. In fact, she is aware that Hyderabad is renowned for Pochampally sarees in cotton and silk...

    • WOW! Disha Patani sizzles on the cover of Grazia India

      Disha Patani, who made her Bollywood debut followed by an International debut, has become one of the most popular actresses for magazine photoshoots. From bikini to casuals, Disha has pulled off several outfits with aplomb on the cover of the magazine and now it is no different for Grazia India. Disha Patani, who bagged accolades for her Bollywood debut M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story, recently was seen posing for the cover of Grazia India for its August edition. Sporting a classy black lacy top and leopard print bottoms from the house of Louis Vuitton, the simple make-up and straight hair compliments...

    • Fuxing high speed trains restore confidence in Chinese tech at home and abroad

      Capable of running at 400km/hr, innovative train poses challenge to Western rivals ○ The debut of next-generation Fuxing bullet trains symbolizes that the shadow cast by the fatal 2011 Wenzhou crash has been dispelled. ○ The new trains, which were totally domestically developed, also mark a milestone in the country’s high speed rail exports and its companies’ competiveness with the West. ○ However political challenges still pose road blocks to Chinese technology being exported abroad. Passengers wait to board a Fuxing high-speed train in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province on June 26. Photo: CFP Passengers on the brand-new high-speed Fuxing train...

    • Chinese action film “Wolf Warriors 2” leads international box office

      3 August China- A week after its debut, the Chinese action film “Wolf Warriors 2” has won hearts not only in China but all around the world, a remarkable achievement for Chinese domestic films which have been long criticized for lagging behind international blockbusters. The film is the top grossing film at the Chinese box office, raking in about 987 million yuan (about $147 million) in the week ending July 30, Xinhua reported. The global revenue of Christopher Nolan’s “Dunkirk” was $73 million as of July 30. The huge gap has naturally made “Wolf Warriors 2” the top movie,...

    • Apple sales boosted by services growth

      Technology giant Apple, best known for its iPhones and computers, said newer lines of business such as Apple Pay, the App Store and Apple Music helped to drive growth in its third quarter. The services unit was what one analyst described as a “shining light” during a period with robust sales across Apple’s different product lines, including iPhones and iPads. The firm said quarterly revenues grew by 7% year-on-year to $45.4bn, news that sent its stock surging more than 5% in after-hours trade. It also forecast strong sales ahead. Apple is expected to release new and updated iPhones next...

    • Trump to sign sanctions bill on Russia this week

      Source:Xinhua Published: 2017/8/2 7 US President Donald Trump will sign the sanctions bill on Russia this week, visiting US Vice President Mike Pence said here on Tuesday at a press conference with Georgia’s Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili. The sactions bill, which was overwhelmingly approved by the US Senate by a vote of 98-2 on Thursday, targets Russia for its alleged intervention in Ukraine and meddling in the 2016 US presidential election, which Russian President Vladimir Putin has repeatedly denied in public. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday hit back at the sanctions by demanding the United States cut its embassy and...

    • Trump ‘dictated’ son’s statement on Russian lawyer meeting

      President Donald Trump personally dictated the statement his son gave on his talks with a Russian lawyer during the election campaign, US media report. It said Donald Trump Jr and the lawyer had mostly discussed the adoption of Russian children in June 2016. Mr Trump Jr later revealed he had agreed to meet her after being told he could receive damaging material on Hillary Clinton. President Trump has repeatedly denied any collusion with Russia. The Senate, House of Representatives and a special counsel are all investigating alleged Russian interference in the presidential election which took the form of attempts...

    • Chinese & Indian Officials Just Get Kathmandu

      Chinese Vice-Premier Zhang Gaoli  and India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj are arriving in Kathmandu on August 10 and August 14 respectively. This is first high level visit from both countries after the formation of Sher Bahadur Deuba-led coalition government. Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) officials said Swaraj is arriving in Kathmandu on August 10 to participate in the BIMSTEC Ministerial meeting. During her visit, Swaraj will be meeting senior government officials including PM Deuba. Similarly, Zhang Gaoli, the first-ranked Chinese Vice-Premier, is also arriving in Kathmandu on August 14 for a three-day visit. Gaoli is Nepal as well...

    • Xi says elite army central to Chinese Dream

      Chinese President Xi Jinping told officials on Tuesday to transform the army into an effective fighting force and retain absolute loyalty to the Communist Party of China (CPC). China’s armed forces, the world’s largest by troop numbers, are in the midst of a modernization which includes deep reform and investment in technology and new equipment, Xi, also the general secretary of the CPC’s central committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission (CMC), said. He was speaking at a grand gathering in Beijing to mark the 90th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA). Just two...