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China sentences Canadian to death over drug charge

This is amid heightened tensions between China and Canada.

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China sentences Canadian to death over drug charge

China clears man of murder after 27 years behind bars

Zhang Yuhuan, jailed for the murder of two young boys in 1993, has always maintained he was tortured and forced to confess.

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China clears man of murder after 27 years behind bars

California sues Uber, Lyft for driver wage theft

Drivers' independent contractors classification deprives the workers of legal protections in violation of labour law, says state.

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California sues Uber, Lyft for driver wage theft

Canadian pastor jailed in Myanmar for defying coronavirus ban

Religious leader locked up after holding service, alleging Christians immune to virus.

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Canadian pastor jailed in Myanmar for defying coronavirus ban

Toyota warns of 64% drop in full-year net profit

Falling demand, suspension of production hit dealers, distributors, and third-party suppliers.

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Toyota warns of 64% drop in full-year net profit


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Nearly half of inmates at Arizona prison have Covid-19

The US has the largest prison population in the world and inmates are being hit hard by Covid-19.

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Nearly half of inmates at Arizona prison have Covid-19

Virus-hit Philippines enters recession

This is the country's first recession in three decades.

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Virus-hit Philippines enters recession

Asia markets mixed as traders weigh stimulus, China-US tension

Nervous investors keep eye on stuttering stimulus talks in Washington.

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Asia markets mixed as traders weigh stimulus, China-US tension

Lebanese step up in face of state neglect after blasts

Volunteers are cleaning up debris and helping others to repair homes.

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Lebanese step up in face of state neglect after blasts

Twitter blocks Trump campaign over virus claim

The US president's official campaign account claims that children are 'almost immune' to Covid-19.

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Twitter blocks Trump campaign over virus claim

Brazil adrift as virus toll reaches 100,000

Gravediggers are clad head-to-toe in protective gear working in cemeteries in the city of Manaus.

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Brazil adrift as virus toll reaches 100,000

FBI search California home of YouTube star Jake Paul

Authorities say the raid is related to allegations of criminal acts at an Arizona mall.

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FBI search California home of YouTube star Jake Paul

Facebook removes Trump post over ‘false’ virus claims

President claims children are ‘almost immune’ to the coronavirus.

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Facebook removes Trump post over ‘false’ virus claims

US offers US$10 million reward against election interference

State secretary says Russia is waging an increasingly sophisticated disinformation campaign to derail the presidential election.

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US offers US$10 million reward against election interference

Samsung upgrades folding smartphone

Consumer electronics colossus aiming directly at remote work, education trends supercharged by coronavirus outbreak.

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Samsung upgrades folding smartphone


Emergency aid lands in Lebanon

Gulf states among first to respond, with Qatar sending mobile hospitals, France to send search and rescue experts.

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Emergency aid lands in Lebanon

Japan marks 75th anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bomb

Survivors, relatives, handful of foreign dignitaries to attend main event as coronavirus cases spike in parts of Japan.

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Japan marks 75th anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bomb

Amsterdam makes masks mandatory in crowded places

More than 55,000 people now infected, 6,150 dead in the Netherlands.

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Amsterdam makes masks mandatory in crowded places

Human trials for German-Chinese virus vaccine starts

72 participants receive their first dose.

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Human trials for German-Chinese virus vaccine starts

Indonesian jailed 3 years for destroying Quran

He stormed out of Medan mosque with Holy Book stuffed in his trousers.

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Indonesian jailed 3 years for destroying Quran

Thai army chief says ‘hatred of nation’ bigger threat than virus

Apirat Kongsompong says Covid-19 can be cured but hatred of the nation cannot.

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Thai army chief says ‘hatred of nation’ bigger threat than virus

Gymnastics NZ orders review after abuse claims

Media reports cite athletes’ complaints of being ‘fat-shamed’, forced to compete while injured.

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Gymnastics NZ orders review after abuse claims

Pandemic pay cuts will barely affect UK’s bonus culture, study finds

36 companies on FTSE 100 announced executive salary cuts due to the economic crisis.

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Pandemic pay cuts will barely affect UK’s bonus culture, study finds

Singapore logs 908 infections in 24 hours

Most of them are migrant workers living in dorms.

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Singapore logs 908 infections in 24 hours

Imran Khan slams ‘oppressor’ India on Kashmir’s ‘black day’

Protests planned across Pakistan to mark year since Delhi stripped region of its semi-autonomous status.

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Imran Khan slams ‘oppressor’ India on Kashmir’s ‘black day’