Archive for World

2020/07/31 Arrest warrants issued for six Hong Kong democracy activists, reports CCTV
2020/07/31 US court unseals Maxwell-Epstein emails
2020/07/31 US official orders end to information gathering on journalists
2020/07/31 Italy travel linked to one in four first virus cases outside China, says study
2020/07/31 Teenagers sentenced to 42 years in jail for killing British policeman
2020/07/31 Hong Kong’s top public prosecutor quits, says he was cut out of new national security cases
2020/07/31 Iran’s Khamenei says sanctions failed, no talks with Trump
2020/07/31 Nine die in India after drinking sanitiser amid liquor lockdown
2020/07/31 Japan secures 120 million doses of potential corona-vaccine, say pharma group
2020/07/31 Hong Kong postpones elections over virus as China crackdown deepens
2020/07/31 Zimbabwe streets deserted after anti-govt protests are banned
2020/07/31 Tokyo could declare new emergency if coronavirus worsens
2020/07/31 Portland police clear parks ahead of federal forces pullout
2020/07/31 Ivory Coast names new prime minister after successor's death
2020/07/31 Fiji records first Covid-19 death
2020/07/31 Case of ex-Trump aide Flynn to be reheard by full US appeals court
2020/07/31 Trudeau denies conflicts in ethics scandal
2020/07/31 US lets ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen publish book while serving sentence at home
2020/07/31 Taiwan plans state funeral for democracy champion labelled 'sinner' by mainland media
2020/07/31 India's coronavirus cases rise by a daily record of 55,078
2020/07/31 NZ military misled public over civilian casualties in 2010 Afghan raid, enquiry finds
2020/07/31 Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong says 'resistance will continue'
2020/07/31 South Korean general sacked over defector's return
2020/07/31 Indonesian Muslims perform prayers with social distancing, masks
2020/07/31 India police patrol ahead of construction of temple on bitterly contested site
2020/07/31 Documents related to Ghislaine Maxwell's dealings with Jeffrey Epstein unsealed
2020/07/31 Japan ruling party proposes strike capability to halt enemy missile attacks
2020/07/31 Philippines extends virus restrictions, makes vaccine pledge
2020/07/31 Hong Kong student applications to Australia hit three year high ahead of new security law
2020/07/31 US Senate cancels confirmation hearing for Trump nominee who called Obama 'terrorist'
2020/07/31 Why Election Day could be just the start of a long battle over the US presidency
2020/07/31 Saudi King Salman leaves hospital after gallbladder surgery
2020/07/31 Vietnam reports biggest jump in Covid-19 cases, mobilises health team
2020/07/31 First dog to test positive for coronavirus in US dies, reports NatGeo
2020/07/31 Australia unveils law forcing tech giants to pay for news
2020/07/31 Spain logs biggest daily rise in virus cases since lockdown lifted
2020/07/31 EU sanctions Russian intelligence, N. Korean, Chinese firms over alleged cyberattacks
2020/07/31 Brazilian President Bolsonaro says he has 'mold' in lungs
2020/07/31 Australian state flags new steps to control surging Covid-19 cases
2020/07/31 Bombing kills 18 in Afghanistan on eve of ceasefire
2020/07/31 Trump floats election delay, lawmakers in both parties reject idea
2020/07/31 Virus wreaks economic havoc as global cases top 17 million
2020/07/31 US government to launch 'overwhelming' Covid-19 vaccine campaign by November
2020/07/31 Obama takes aim at Trump in fiery eulogy for Civil Rights icon John Lewis
2020/07/30 Covid-19 rising in US Midwest due to travel, Birx says; Herman Cain dies
2020/07/30 In Mecca, a fortunate few pray for a pandemic-free world
2020/07/30 Civil rights icon John Lewis to be eulogised by Obama at funeral
2020/07/30 UK PM Johnson: We cannot delude ourselves that pandemic is over
2020/07/30 Canada’s Trudeau to make rare testimony to parliamentary committee amid ethics probe
2020/07/30 Key defence witness in Red Bull heir case dies in Thai road crash