News Episodes

Trump declares Syria cease-fire 'permanent,' lifts Turkey sanctions

Trump declares Syria cease-fire 'permanent,' lifts Turkey sanctions

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday a ceasefire in northern Syria is now permanent and he lifted sanctions on Turkey as a result, rejecting criticism of his decision to pull out U.S. troops and allow Kurdish allies to come under attack.
3mins
Reuters
The Biggest Stories Of October 23, 2019

The Biggest Stories Of October 23, 2019

The Biggest Stories Of October 23, 2019
16mins
NDTV
Memorial marks 50th anniversary of explosion and fire aboard HMCS Kootenay

Memorial marks 50th anniversary of explosion and fire aboard HMCS Kootenay

Dozens of former crew, their families and dignitaries including Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil were on hand to pay their respects to the victims of HMCS Kootenay. An explosion and fire killed nine of its crew members and injured 53 others.
2mins
Canadian Press
"PM Seems To Have More Faith In Corporate Sector Than I Do": Abhijit Banerjee On 'Off The Cuff'

"PM Seems To Have More Faith In Corporate Sector Than I Do": Abhijit Banerjee On 'Off The Cuff'

Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee spoke to journalist Shekhar Gupta on 'Off The Cuff' about the Indian economy, what is on the menu for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, what he thinks about Manmohan Singh and his JNU connect. He also revealed his polit...
38mins
NDTV
Republicans lawmakers storm impeachment proceedings

Republicans lawmakers storm impeachment proceedings

Republican lawmakers, encouraged by President Donald Trump to get tougher in fighting Democrats' attempts to impeach him, disrupted the U.S. House of Representatives impeachment inquiry on Wednesday and prevented a Pentagon official from testifying.
2mins
Reuters
The murder case that sparked Hong Kong's crisis

The murder case that sparked Hong Kong's crisis

The murder suspect whose case triggered the Hong Kong protests has walked free. Here is a look at why his trial sparked unrest in the city. #HongKongProtests #HongKongExtraditionBill #ChanTongkai
1min
TRT World
Maharashtra Villagers Claim Any Vote Cast Went in BJP's Favour

Maharashtra Villagers Claim Any Vote Cast Went in BJP's Favour

Voters in a Maharashtra village have alleged EVM malfunction during Lok Sabha bypoll on Monday, saying it resulted in votes cast for any candidate going to BJP's account, a claim denied by election officials. NCP legislator Shahshikant Shinde said...
3mins
NDTV
Confident Of Win, Maharashtra BJP Orders 5,000 Laddoos Ahead Of Counting

Confident Of Win, Maharashtra BJP Orders 5,000 Laddoos Ahead Of Counting

Confident of sweet victory in the just-concluded Maharashtra elections, the state BJP has already placed a mammoth order for 5,000 laddoos and numerous garlands ahead of vote counting on Thursday. News agency PTI said it has also erected a huge sc...
3mins
NDTV
Biden vows to roll back some Trump tax cuts

Biden vows to roll back some Trump tax cuts

Joe Biden hammered President Donald Trump's treatment of the middle class as he campaigned Wednesday in his childhood hometown of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
2mins
Associated Press
Hong Kongers react to reports city's leader may be replaced

Hong Kongers react to reports city's leader may be replaced

Hong Kongers react to news reports that Beijing is drawing up a plan to remove Hong Kong's beleaguered chief executive Carrie Lam after nearly five months of pro-democracy unrest.
1min
AFP
Republicans disrupt impeachment deposition

Republicans disrupt impeachment deposition

Republicans disrupted a closed-door deposition Wednesday with a Defense Department official who was scheduled to answer questions as part of the House impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.
2mins
Associated Press
New 9/11 exhibit explains hunt for Osama bin Laden

New 9/11 exhibit explains hunt for Osama bin Laden

Declassified U.S. government documents and artifacts are part of a new exhibit detailing the mission that ended with Osama bin Laden's death in Pakistan in 2011. The exhibit opens Nov. 15 at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.
2mins
Associated Press
Opposition and pro-govt protesters clash in Santa Cruz

Opposition and pro-govt protesters clash in Santa Cruz

Opposition and pro-government demonstrators clash in Santa Cruz, as Bolivia faces a crisis over disputed election results.
1min
AFP
Maharashtra Elections: Is BJP Preparing For Fadnavis 2.0?

Maharashtra Elections: Is BJP Preparing For Fadnavis 2.0?

With the exit polls giving a big thumbs up to the BJP in Maharashtra, is the party preparing for Devendra Fadnavis 2.0 government? Can the Shiv Sena and the NCP emerge as the regional stalwarts or will this be a one-sided election?
24mins
NDTV
Crews clear logjam under Washington state bridge

Crews clear logjam under Washington state bridge

Crews are trying to clear a large logjam that's threatening to damage a major local highway near Everett, Washington.
28secs
Associated Press
Giuliani associate Lev Parnas: 'I'll be vindicated'

Giuliani associate Lev Parnas: 'I'll be vindicated'

Two associates of Rudy Giuliani were arraigned Wednesday on charges they used straw donors to make illegal campaign contributions to politicians and committees to advance their business interests.
1min
Associated Press
Assam Wants Legislators, Parliamentarians Brought Under Two-Child Policy

Assam Wants Legislators, Parliamentarians Brought Under Two-Child Policy

The two-child policy the Assam government is implementing may also apply to politicians and legislators, state minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, the man behind the policy, has said. The policy, announced yesterday, bars government jobs for people with...
3mins
NDTV
Hanoi thirst for growth sparks pollution woes

Hanoi thirst for growth sparks pollution woes

A major mercury leak, tap water contamination, and "alarming" levels of air pollution: a series of environmental crises in Hanoi have sparked fury among residents -- and accusations the communist government is prioritising economic growth over pol...
1min
AFP
Bolivia's Morales blasts opposition 'coup' amid election standoff

Bolivia's Morales blasts opposition 'coup' amid election standoff

Bolivian leader Evo Morales on Wednesday repeated his claim of victory in a presidential election and accused the opposition of trying to orchestrate a coup. Jillian Kitchener has more.
1min
Reuters
Police move trailer with 39 bodies in Grays

Police move trailer with 39 bodies in Grays

Police have begun the process of trying to identify 39 bodies found in a lorry on an industrial estate in Essex. Detectives now say the refrigerated trailer containing the victims arrived at Purfleet from Zeebrugge in Belgium at around 12.30am on...
2mins
Press Association
Putin, Assad solidify their dominance in Syria

Putin, Assad solidify their dominance in Syria

Russian troops moved into the strategic Syrian city of Kobani on Wednesday. It comes a day after Moscow and Turkey agreed to oversee the removal of America's former allies, Kurdish fighters, from the region.
2mins
Reuters
Police move lorry from Grays industrial estate

Police move lorry from Grays industrial estate

Police move lorry in which 39 bodies were found from Grays industrial estate
2mins
ITN
"Phone Taps Only For Public Safety": High Court Ruling Reinforces Right To Privacy?

"Phone Taps Only For Public Safety": High Court Ruling Reinforces Right To Privacy?

We look at what some would say is a landmark ruling by the Bombay High Court, one where three orders to tap the phone of a Mumbai businessman were put aside and the investigators ordered to destroy those intercepts. Is this a major reinforcement o...
22mins
NDTV
Donald Trump lifts sanctions on Turkey over ceasefire pledge in Syria

Donald Trump lifts sanctions on Turkey over ceasefire pledge in Syria

US President Donald Trump has said he will lift sanctions on Turkey after the Nato ally agreed to permanently stop fighting Kurdish forces in Syria. Mr Trump made the announcement as he defended his decision to withdraw American troops, saying th...
1min
Press Association
Canada's Sports Hall welcomes Class of 2019

Canada's Sports Hall welcomes Class of 2019

Canada's Sports Hall of Fame is welcoming its Class of 2019. Freestyle skier Alex Bilodeau is being inducted this year along with hockey players Martin Brodeur and Jayna Hefford. Joining them in the athlete category are para-nordic skier and wheel...
2mins
Canadian Press
Why high school is different when Trump's deportation policies hang over your family

Why high school is different when Trump's deportation policies hang over your family

Ashley Solis is a Mexican American teenager, farmworker and factory worker who dreams of being the first in her family to graduate from high school and go to college.
14mins
The Guardian
Clashes erupt in Chile's capital for the sixth day in a row

Clashes erupt in Chile's capital for the sixth day in a row

Clashes erupt in Santiago during a march against economic inequality in Chile despite President Sebastian Pinera announcing a package of social measures to steem street violence.
1min
AFP
Trump: 'Success' in Syria; lifts Turkey sanctions

Trump: 'Success' in Syria; lifts Turkey sanctions

President Donald Trump says he’s lifting sanctions on Turkey after Ankara agreed to permanently stop fighting Kurdish forces in Syria. Trump said Wednesday that others should “fight over this long, blood-stained sand.”
2mins
Associated Press
Riyadh's Winter Wonderland opens with parade and acrobats

Riyadh's Winter Wonderland opens with parade and acrobats

A parade of musicians and acrobats open Winter Wonderland in Riyadh as the Chairman of the Board at the General Entertainment Authority Turki bin Abdulmohsen Al Sheikh visits the venue.
1min
AFP
Lorry that contained 39 bodies leaves Essex industrial park

Lorry that contained 39 bodies leaves Essex industrial park

The lorry that contained 39 bodies has left the scene where it was discovered. The discovery in Essex's Waterglade industrial park has led to the arrest of the 25-year-old Northern Irish driver who is on suspicion of murder.
1min
AFP
Iceland is planting giant forests to restore land the Vikings destroyed

Iceland is planting giant forests to restore land the Vikings destroyed

Iceland is planting giant forests to restore land the Vikings destroyed
1min
World Economic Forum
Reality Check: The Haryana Outlier?

Reality Check: The Haryana Outlier?

Despite predictions of a clean sweep by the BJP, there may be twist in tale for the Manohar Lal Khattar government seeking a re-election in Haryana. An exit poll, released at the last minute, has stirred curiosity, suggesting the possibility of a ...
23mins
NDTV
5 innovative ways Japan is making the Tokyo 2020 Olympics the most eco-friendly games ever

5 innovative ways Japan is making the Tokyo 2020 Olympics the most eco-friendly games ever

5 innovative ways Japan is making the Tokyo 2020 Olympics the most eco-friendly games ever
1min
World Economic Forum
US diplomat's testimony supercharges Trump impeachment probe

US diplomat's testimony supercharges Trump impeachment probe

The top US diplomat in Ukraine, Bill Taylor, has testified behind closed doors as part of the ongoing impeachment probe of President Donald Trump. Here are three key points from his statement. #Ukraine #Trump #impeachment
2mins
TRT World
Millionaires now on almost half of the world's wealth

Millionaires now on almost half of the world's wealth

Millionaires now on almost half of the world's wealth
1min
World Economic Forum
50 days on, mothers in Diyarbakir still wait for their children

50 days on, mothers in Diyarbakir still wait for their children

It's now been more than 50 days since mothers in Diyarbakir started a sit-in outside the HDP office demanding the return of their children kidnapped by PKK terrorists. #diyarbakirmothers #diyarbakir #diybakirprotests
2mins
TRT World
Victim's mother describes 'nightmare' after most wanted killer jailed for life

Victim's mother describes 'nightmare' after most wanted killer jailed for life

The family of Josh Hanson, Tracey and Brooke Hanson give a statement outside the Old Bailey following the sentencing of Shane O'Brien. Tracey Hanson began to cry as she said the last four years have been a living nightmare, and that the family ca...
3mins
Press Association
CCTV videos show lorry on road before discovery of bodies

CCTV videos show lorry on road before discovery of bodies

CCTV videos show lorry on road before discovery of bodies in Grays, Essex.
21secs
ITN
Giuliani associate Lev Parnas arrives at court

Giuliani associate Lev Parnas arrives at court

Lev Parnas, an associate of Rudy Giuliani charged with making illegal campaign contributions arrived at court for a pretrial hearing at federal court in Manhattan on Wednesday.
1min
Associated Press
Night clashes in Bolivia's Santa Cruz over poll results

Night clashes in Bolivia's Santa Cruz over poll results

Police and protesters clash in Santa Cruz as a general strike is due to begin on Wednesday in Bolivia to protest election results signaling long-time President Evo Morales will likely secure another term.
1min
AFP
UK murder probe as 39 dead found in truck from Bulgaria

UK murder probe as 39 dead found in truck from Bulgaria

Britain launches a major murder investigation after 39 bodies were found in a truck from Bulgaria, as police tried to establish where the victims were originally from.
1min
AFP
Zuckerberg seeks to assure lawmakers on 'Libra'

Zuckerberg seeks to assure lawmakers on 'Libra'

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appeared before Congress Wednesday, seeking to assure wary lawmakers about "Libra," a digital currency in development that critics warn could be used for illicit activity, or pose threats to the financial system.
1min
Associated Press
Israeli ex-general threatens 'King Bibi's' record reign

Israeli ex-general threatens 'King Bibi's' record reign

Ex-general Benny Gantz is being tasked with trying to form Israel's next government thus threatening Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's record reign.
2mins
Reuters
Meghan rejects curtsy in favour of a hug

Meghan rejects curtsy in favour of a hug

The Duchess of Sussex rejects a curtsy in favour of a hug as she attends the opening ceremony of the One Young World Summit at the Royal Albert Hall in London. Meghan was all smiles on her first public appearance since revealing the difficulties ...
21secs
Press Association
1st local polio case found in Zambia since 1995 - UN

1st local polio case found in Zambia since 1995 - UN

The World Health Organization says Zambia has reported its first local case of polio since 1995, in a 2-year-old boy paralyzed by a virus derived from the vaccine.
1min
Independent Media
Protests in Chile's capital continue despite President's apology

Protests in Chile's capital continue despite President's apology

Protests in Chile's capital continue after president Sebastián Piñera apologized for failing to anticipate the social crisis and not recognize the movement that had been building up for decades.
1min
AFP
Assam Wants Legislators, Parliamentarians To Be Brought Under Two-Child Policy

Assam Wants Legislators, Parliamentarians To Be Brought Under Two-Child Policy

Anyone with more than 2 children will be automatically disqualified from any government job in Assam from January 2021 onward. A policy that was drafted in 2017 is being implemented by the Sarbananda Sonowal-led BJP government in the state. Many s...
18mins
NDTV
Denmark just moved an entire lighthouse on wheels

Denmark just moved an entire lighthouse on wheels

A lighthouse was under threat from coastal erosion so the decision was made to move it back by 70m. Instead of dismantling it, the entire lighthouse was moved on wheels.
1min
Ruptly