‘Rich nations must deliver climate finance’

Demanding much bolder climate action from G20 nations, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Thursday said that developed countries must uphold their promise to deliver $100 billion dollars in climate finance annually to the developing world before COP26. Continue Reading

Editorial: Rosy picture

Outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel painted a rosy picture of her government’s record on Tuesday and assailed the possibility of a future left-wing administration, seeking to boost her struggling party’s candidate as she addressed what is expected to be the German parliament’s last session before the 26 September election. Continue Reading

Nethra Kumanan hopes to inspire Indian sailors

Nethra Kumanan is hoping her performance as the first woman to represent India in sailing at the Olympics will inspire others to follow in her wake, despite a tough debut at the Tokyo Games. Continue Reading

US issues new Cuba sanctions, more to come

The United States imposed sanctions on the Cuban police force and two of its leaders on Friday in response to the Havana government’s crackdown on protesters, and President Joe Biden promised Cuban-American leaders more actions were coming.
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Chai Waale raises Rs 5 cr via angel investors

Chai Waale, a native beverage brand that has been taking the Quick Service Restaurants (QSR) industry by storm, has secured another round of funding worth Rs 5 cr from marquee angel investors. Continue Reading