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World Economic Forum in Davos


Most frightening rise of nationalism in India, says billionaire George Soros at Davos

January 25, 2020 7:17 am

Addressing the World Economic Forum in Davos, George Soros, an advocate for international cooperation, said the "biggest and most frightening setback" was in India. 

Karan Johar: Will be happy to help create Davos-like global platform for Indian cinema

January 26, 2019 9:02 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently asked the film industry to consider a WEF-like event for cinema.

VIDEO: Anand Mahindra shares clip of couple 'tango-ing in a hauntingly empty ballroom' in Davos

January 31, 2018 10:24 am

Anand Mahindra tweeted a picture of the couple waltzing in the ballroom next to the pianist at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2018. "Away from the frenzy of the meetings," he wrote.

Donald Trump warns Davos on unfair trade, says US 'open for business'

January 27, 2018 7:32 am

Trump took his "America First" message to the world's elite on Friday, telling a summit of business and political leaders that the United States would "no longer turn a blind eye" to unfair trade practices.

GSMA ready with digital declaration to protect data: Sunil Bharti Mittal

January 26, 2018 5:46 pm

GSMA chief Sunil Mittal has introduced a digital draft declaration at the World Economic Forum in Davos, that would help guarantee data security and privacy.

Donald Trump threatens to pull aid to Palestinians if they don't pursue peace

January 26, 2018 7:47 am

A spokesman for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said the United States had taken itself "off the table" as a peace mediator since it recognised Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

Saturn moon Enceladus potentially habitable: NASA scientist

January 25, 2018 7:48 pm

At the World Economic Forum in Davos, NASA scientist Linda Spilker has sad that Saturn's moon Enceladus is habitable.

Donald Trump takes his 'America First' policies to Davos 'globalists'

January 25, 2018 11:40 am

Trump will be the first US president to attend Davos since Bill Clinton in 2000, giving him a chance to mingle with the same elite "globalists" he bashed in the 2016 election campaign.

Google CEO Sundar Pichai is open to paying more taxes

January 24, 2018 9:23 pm

At the World Economic Forum 2018 in Davos, Google's CEO Sundar Pichai has agreed to paying taxes wherever the company is asked for them.

PM Modi invites world to India: Come and invest, red carpet replacing red tape

January 24, 2018 8:05 am

PM Modi pitched for India as an investment destination, emphasising on efforts to improve the ease of doing business.