TikTok hits back at Trump’s ban threat

Chinese video-sharing app TikTok has responded to Donald Trump’s threat of a US ban by declaring: “We’re not planning on going anywhere.” In a video aimed at the app’s supporters, TikTok spokesperson Vanessa Pappas said it was “here for the long run” and called people to “stand for TikTok”. It followed a suggestion from the … Read more TikTok hits back at Trump’s ban threat

TikTok: ‘We’re not planning on going anywhere’

The U.S. general manager of TikTok said the Chinese-owned video-sharing app is “here for the long run,” after President Donald Trump said he would ban it in the U.S. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: … Read more TikTok: ‘We’re not planning on going anywhere’

Germany: ‘those countries who are very happy with the status quo are blocking the process’

German Ambasador Christoph Heusgen today (30 Jul) expressed support for Security Council reform that would allow Germany to have a permanent seat, but said, “those countries who are very happy with the status quo are blocking the process.” Talking to reporters in New York, Heusgen said, “when you talk outside to people about the reform … Read more Germany: ‘those countries who are very happy with the status quo are blocking the process’

India’s Water Crisis Forces Farmers to Rethink Their Crops

India’s 1.3 billion people have access to only about 4% of the world’s water resources, and farmers consume almost 90% of the groundwater water available. As global temperatures rise and overuse of water depletes existing resources, the threat to lives and businesses in Asia’s third-largest economy is projected to grow. Water shortages are already acute: … Read more India’s Water Crisis Forces Farmers to Rethink Their Crops

Bill Bailey on Supporting Zoos, Working With Idris Elba & How to Find Happiness | Lorraine

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1KyA9sV Many Zoos all over the UK are struggling to keep open as a result of Coronavirus. Animal lover Bill Bailey, along with the likes of Jonathan Ross, Catherine Tate and Alan Carr, have teamed up as part of London and Whipsnade Zoo’s new fundraising campaign to get the Zoo back … Read more Bill Bailey on Supporting Zoos, Working With Idris Elba & How to Find Happiness | Lorraine

Jimmy Akingbola on Playing Idris Elba’s On-Screen Brother & the BLM Movement | Good Morning Britain

The Holby and Kate & Koji star tells us about his Triforce Creative Network to help diverse talent to get their foot in the door, being fostered by white parents and why he felt compelled to join the Black Lives Matter protests in London – as he shares secrets from the set of Sky’s In … Read more Jimmy Akingbola on Playing Idris Elba’s On-Screen Brother & the BLM Movement | Good Morning Britain

China-India border tensions: What can save the day?

Border skirmishes are smearing relations between #China and #India. The Chinese Ministry of National Defense maintains China has sovereignty over the Galwan Valley area. A Defense #Ministry spokesman said on Wednesday the responsibility for the recent border clash was utterly on the Indian side as China has always sought to safeguard peace and stability at … Read more China-India border tensions: What can save the day?

Live: Technology reinvigorates agriculture in the post-pandemic period后疫情时代的农业转型

The coronavirus has disrupted and impacted every type of agriculture in every corner of the globe. Supply chains have snapped, consumer demand has surged and waned, and the food sector has had to shutter or dramatically transform its business model. The future will look different from the past. In the long run, what opportunities could … Read more Live: Technology reinvigorates agriculture in the post-pandemic period后疫情时代的农业转型

HK’s future over national security

Ensuring the full enforcement of the nation’s Constitution will be one of the main tasks of China’s top legislature this year, according to a draft work report unveiled on Monday. A draft decision to introduce national security legislation for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region is under deliberation at the national legislature during its ongoing … Read more HK’s future over national security

Grant Shapps announces £2 billion investment in cycling and walking schemes

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has announced a package worth £2 billion which will put walking and cycling at the heart of the Government’s transport strategy. The exact details of the strategy will be published on June. In the meantime, pop up bike lanes, walking and bus only streets will be fast tracked immediately. Cycle-to-work schemes … Read more Grant Shapps announces £2 billion investment in cycling and walking schemes

Watch again: Grant Shapps leads Government’s daily coronavirus briefing

“Getting Britain moving again without overcrowding our public transport represents an enormous logistical challenge,” Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said as he announced an ambitious programme to help prepare Britain’s transport network for the critical role it will play post-lockdown. “Even with public transport reverting to a full service, once you take into account the 2m social … Read more Watch again: Grant Shapps leads Government’s daily coronavirus briefing

Pollution has plummeted during the coronavirus pandemic – but will it last?

Coronavirus has brought the biggest emissions drop since records began. But will it actually make a difference in the long run? (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) ——- Watch more of our explainer series here – https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ6bu-iixvoFTVsiXQVlVniX Get more news at our site – https://www.channel4.com/news/ Follow us: Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/Channel4News/ Twitter – https://twitter.com/Channel4News

China’s “wolf warrior diplomacy” with Australia over COVID-19 | The World

ABC News in Australia reports on growing tension between Australia and China. As the rift grows between China and Australia over the origins of coronavirus, Peter Jennings from the Australian Strategic Policy Institute tells The World Beijing’s ‘deliberately provocative’ language won’t help them in the long run. ABC News (Australia) YouTube Channel

Tom Brady being introduced by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers via conference call | CBS Sports HQ

Tom Brady is officially a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The six-time Super Bowl champion quarterback inked a two-year, $50 million deal with the Bucs at the start of the new league year and put his two-decade long run with the New England Patriots to a close. Now, Brady is being introduced as a … Read more Tom Brady being introduced by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers via conference call | CBS Sports HQ