Break the chain of transmission (in Hindi)

World Health Organization (WHO) published this video item, entitled “Break the chain of transmission (in Hindi)” – below is their description. WHO’s Chief Scientist Dr Soumya Swaminathan explains in Hindi how we can break the chain of transmission of COVID -19 and avoid lockdowns. कोरोनावाइरस के संक्रमण को कैसे रोकें? WHO की प्रमुख वैज्ञानिक, डॉक्टर … Read more Break the chain of transmission (in Hindi)

World’s Biggest Covid Crisis Threatens Modi’s Grip on India

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “World’s Biggest Covid Crisis Threatens Modi’s Grip on India” – below is their description. As India recorded more than 234,000 new Covid-19 infections last Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held an election rally in the West Bengal town of Asansol and tweeted: “I’ve never seen such huge … Read more World’s Biggest Covid Crisis Threatens Modi’s Grip on India

India Is Battling the World’s Biggest Covid Crisis Right Now

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “India Is Battling the World’s Biggest Covid Crisis Right Now” – below is their description. As India recorded more than 234,000 new Covid-19 infections last Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held an election rally in the West Bengal town of Asansol and tweeted: “I’ve never seen such … Read more India Is Battling the World’s Biggest Covid Crisis Right Now

Why does INDIA produce the most MOVIES in the WORLD? – VisualPolitik EN

VisualPolitik EN published this video item, entitled “Why does INDIA produce the most MOVIES in the WORLD? – VisualPolitik EN” – below is their description. Check out our brand new channel, Visual Academy: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC00VXLPfLevjlZUhb3XkDhQ India is the World’s largest movie producer. Contrary to popular belief, Bollywood refers only to Hindi-language films. But this is only … Read more Why does INDIA produce the most MOVIES in the WORLD? – VisualPolitik EN

#MainBhi: Women in India speak out against sexual harassment | DW Stories

DW News published this video item, entitled “#MainBhi: Women in India speak out against sexual harassment | DW Stories” – below is their description. Journalists, comedians and actors figured prominently in India’s MeToo movement in 2018, coming out with stories of harassment at the hands of men in power. A recent court verdict, acquitting an … Read more #MainBhi: Women in India speak out against sexual harassment | DW Stories

Kamala Harris Gives America a Second Family Full of Firsts

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Kamala Harris Gives America a Second Family Full of Firsts” – below is their description. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris is a first in a number of ways: the first woman, the first Black person and the first Indian-American to serve in that role. In her victory speech … Read more Kamala Harris Gives America a Second Family Full of Firsts

3 Things to Know About America’s first female Vice President-elect

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “3 Things to Know About America’s first female Vice President-elect” – below is their description. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris is a first in a number of ways: the first woman, the first Black person and the first Indian-American to serve in that role. Her husband, Douglas Emhoff, … Read more 3 Things to Know About America’s first female Vice President-elect

Netflix and Amazon Rewrite Bollywood Rules With Focus on Women

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “Netflix and Amazon Rewrite Bollywood Rules With Focus on Women” – below is their description. A supernatural film celebrating a female vigilante who’s mistaken for a witch. A biopic about one of India’s first woman combat pilots. And a Mumbai take on “Sex in the City” featuring … Read more Netflix and Amazon Rewrite Bollywood Rules With Focus on Women

Fear, concern as India coronavirus cases surpass 5 million

Global News published this video item, entitled “Fear, concern as India coronavirus cases surpass 5 million” – below is their description. India’s coronavirus cases surged past five million on Wednesday with a single-day jump of 90,123 infections in the last 24 hours, data from the federal health ministry showed. Residents in various cities expressed fear … Read more Fear, concern as India coronavirus cases surpass 5 million

Netflix and Amazon Score Big Wins in Battle for Bollywood

India makes more films and sells more cinema tickets than any worldwide, making it one of the biggest potential prizes for streaming platforms owned by Netflix, Disney, and Amazon. Bollywood — as India’s mainstream film industry is called — has long been resistant to shifting online, and the changes of the coronavirus era are offering … Read more Netflix and Amazon Score Big Wins in Battle for Bollywood

Mars 2020: Opera Singer Writes an Anthem for Red Planet

It’s the summer of Mars. Three countries – newcomers UAE and China, along with veteran the U.S. – are separately aiming to launch robotic spacecraft to the red planet. Mumbai, India-born opera singer Oscar Castellino has penned a national anthem for Mars, hoping to inspire future exploration of the red planet. “Rise to Mars, men … Read more Mars 2020: Opera Singer Writes an Anthem for Red Planet

Morocco’s Bollywood Dream | Al Jazeera World

Asked to pick a country where people are passionate about Indian cinema, few might choose the North African Kingdom of Morocco. Bollywood came to the country in the 1950s, where it was embraced for its glamour, dance, romance and pure escapism. There is no obvious explanation for the connection, although it may have started when … Read more Morocco’s Bollywood Dream | Al Jazeera World

Is India’s Covid-19 tracing app an instrument for mass surveillance?

As debate rages in France over the Covid-19 tracing app StopCovid, India’s own government-launched app has already been downloaded over 100 million times in just over a month. The launch of Aarogya Setu, which means “a bridge for health” in Hindi, has been a resounding success. But despite this victory and the recent announcement that … Read more Is India’s Covid-19 tracing app an instrument for mass surveillance?

Indian actor Irrfan Khan passes away in Mumbai

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan, who starred in the movie “Slumdog Millionaire,” has passed away in Mumbai. Khan was diagnosed with cancer two years ago. He went to London for medical treatment last year, before returning to India to complete the sequel to his film “Hindi Medium.” Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP … Read more Indian actor Irrfan Khan passes away in Mumbai

Sister Angelique ‘The hand of God’ | Al Jazeera Close Up

In 2013, Sister Angelique Namaika was awarded the Nansen refugee prize by the UNHCR. It was in recognition of her extensive work with more than 2,000 women in DRC. Many of these women are survivors of rape and abuse by fighters of the Lord’s Resistance Army. The prize came with an award $100,00, allowing her … Read more Sister Angelique ‘The hand of God’ | Al Jazeera Close Up