Latest Stories from Other News

China’s ‘underground’ Catholics wary of Vatican deal

Catholics not aligned to the official church in China say persecution has worsened since the landmark deal in 2018.

7 minutes ago

China’s ‘underground’ Catholics wary of Vatican deal

Roche, Atea collaborate on oral Covid-19 drug

 AT-527 is anti-viral oral drug now in phase 2 trials.

47 minutes ago

Roche, Atea collaborate on oral Covid-19 drug

11 Indonesian coal miners die in landslide

They were 20m underground in unlicensed mine.

1 hour ago

11 Indonesian coal miners die in landslide

Thai PM revokes emergency measures after week of protests

Parliament in recess recalled to resolve crisis.

2 hours ago

 Thai PM revokes emergency measures after week of protests

Ireland locks down for second wave, Germany smashes record daily high

Europe is now battling a second wave of Covid-19 infections, with many countries going back into lockdown.

2 hours ago

Ireland locks down for second wave, Germany smashes record daily high


Trending in Other News

8 hours ago

Democrats in Florida warned to vote Trump or else... Democrats in Florida warned to vote Trump or else...

1 day ago

Brazil embraces Chinese Covid vaccine after row Brazil embraces Chinese Covid vaccine after row

1 day ago

New tool predicts risk of Covid hospitalisation, death New tool predicts risk of Covid hospitalisation, death

19 hours ago

China warns Swedish firms of retaliation after Huawei ban China warns Swedish firms of retaliation after Huawei ban

23 hours ago

Trump traverses US as Obama steps up support for Biden Trump traverses US as Obama steps up support for Biden

1 day ago

India returns detained Chinese soldier India returns detained Chinese soldier


Call on US to boycott Saudi-hosted G20

Summit to have been showcase of crown prince’s reforms.

3 hours ago

Call on US to boycott Saudi-hosted G20

Egypt to elect ‘rubber-stamp’ parliament

Most populous Arab country will elect 568 out of 596 seats in the lower house of Parliament.

4 hours ago

Egypt to elect ‘rubber-stamp’ parliament

US to sell US$1.8 billion in arms to Taiwan

The equipment includes air-to-ground cruise missiles, mobile rocket launchers and reconnaissance pods.

4 hours ago

US to sell US$1.8 billion in arms to Taiwan

Obama warns against complacency

Ex-president holds 1st public rally in support of Democratic challenger Joe Biden.

6 hours ago

Obama warns against complacency

111 die in Vietnamese floods

More rain forecast over the weekend as storm Saudel blows in from the South China Sea.

7 hours ago

111 die in Vietnamese floods

UK gives £47.5 million to Rohingya refugees

Virtual aid conference convening today, co-hosted by UNHCR, Britain, US, EU.

8 hours ago

UK gives £47.5 million to Rohingya refugees

Democrats in Florida warned to vote Trump or else...

Far-right Proud Boys group alleged sender of threatening messages as race tightens.

8 hours ago

Democrats in Florida warned to vote Trump or else...

Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to opioid criminal charges

OxyContin maker also agrees to US$8.3 billion in fines, damages, forfeiture.

9 hours ago

Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to opioid criminal charges

Vaccine trials can’t detect virus risk reduction

Expert warns that most optimistic scenario is reducing risk of Covid-19 infection by only 30%. 

10 hours ago

Vaccine trials can’t detect virus risk reduction

Israel to charge cop who killed autistic Palestinian

The justice ministry says the officer failed to adhere to standard police rules in firing a weapon.

17 hours ago

Israel to charge cop who killed autistic Palestinian


Pandemic to cut thousands of banking jobs in Frankfurt, study shows

Digitalisation, low interest rates also causes of inevitable job cuts.

17 hours ago

Pandemic to cut thousands of banking jobs in Frankfurt, study shows

Pentagon chief stresses stronger alliances to counter China, Russia

Defence Secretary Mark Esper says the US has more allies on its side than China and Russia combined.

18 hours ago

Pentagon chief stresses stronger alliances to counter China, Russia

Mysterious vandals attack Berlin museums

At least 70 artworks, artefacts, damaged.

19 hours ago

Mysterious vandals attack Berlin museums

12 wanita terbunuh dalam rempuhan di Afghanistan

19 hours ago

12 wanita terbunuh dalam rempuhan di Afghanistan

China warns Swedish firms of retaliation after Huawei ban

Sweden has ordered local telecommunications companies to remove Huawei and ZTE equipment by 2025 due to security concerns.

19 hours ago

China warns Swedish firms of retaliation after Huawei ban

Thailand welcomes first tourists since March

They are greeted by airport staff in full protective gear and must undergo 14-day quarantine.

20 hours ago

Thailand welcomes first tourists since March

Armenia, Azerbaijan ministers in Moscow for truce talks

They are also due to meet US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday.

21 hours ago

Armenia, Azerbaijan ministers in Moscow for truce talks

Floods kill 111 in central Vietnam, Storm Saudel on the way

178,000 homes submerged, charities say.

21 hours ago

Floods kill 111 in central Vietnam, Storm Saudel on the way

Ericsson posts better-than-expected results

Swedish telecoms giant records 5.6 billion kronor net profit in Q3 2020.

22 hours ago

Ericsson posts better-than-expected results

11 Afghan women killed in stampede near Pakistan consulate

Thousands congregate on diplomatic mission after seven-month hiatus.

23 hours ago

11 Afghan women killed in stampede near Pakistan consulate