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France fears new lockdown to contain virus flare-up
President Emmanuel Macron to announce more measures in a televised address this evening.
Suu Kyi, old guard frustrate young Myanmar politicians
Top party echelons shun those who did not serve time behind bars in fight against former junta.
Millions vote as India state polls get under way
Some 70 million people are eligible to vote in Bihar.
Turkey vows legal action over Charlie Hebdo’s Erdogan cartoon
Front-page caricature of today's edition of French satirical weekly mocks president.
French auto giant’s sales hold up despite pandemic
PSA records Q3 sales of €15.5 billion, a drop of just 0.8%.
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Two dead, 26 missing as Typhoon Molave slams into Vietnam
Authorities relocate 375,000 people to safety, cancel hundreds of flights, close schools, beaches.
Sony first-half net profit doubles, forecast revised up
Tech giant cites growth in key sectors, including gaming, and financial factors.
Iran’s Rouhani warns insulting prophet may encourage violence
France president's remarks triggers call to boycott French goods in some Muslim-majority countries.
Korean immigrant drama Minari pushes language, acting barriers
Film at centre of push for Hollywood to catch up, embrace ethnic Asian talent sitting on doorstep.
Berlin airport finally opens 9 years late and €5 billion overbudget
Berlin Brandenburg Airport starts operating during worst travel and economic slump in recent years.
Second night of clashes in Philadelphia after police kill Black man
Rioters are also looting stores and businesses.
Merkel eyes ‘lockdown light’ to tame virus
Critics however urge the government to impose harsh restrictions to half the Covid-19 spike immediately.
Bolivia’s Morales calls for calm after protesters demand junta
Right-wing groups turn up at barracks calling for army to intervene.
Melbourne residents enjoy ‘big day’ as curbs lifted
Customers trickle into reopened shops, restaurants and pubs after Australian city records low Covid-19 infections.
Four years on, Trump’s relationship with New York plumbs new depths
Voters, city officials at odds with local-born president threatening scything funding cuts upon re-election.
Bangkok’s motorcycle cabbies ally themselves with protesters
They transport people to rallies and act as lookouts when there is trouble.
Defence questions Canadian cop who arrested Huawei exec
Constable Winston Yep is being questioned on why he had waited three hours to arrest Meng Wanzhou.
Women on 10 flights from Qatar invasively examined
Australia ups ante, as foreign minister tells parliament of many more ‘grossly disturbing, offensive’ searches.
Microsoft earnings jump amid pandemic
The tech giant's for the third quarter has risen by 30% compared to the same period last year.
Melania Trump finally hits the stump for her husband
The First Lady of the US rarely campaigns for Donald Trump.
Unarmed black people 3 times more likely to be shot by US cops, says study
The study shows that native americans are also being shot by law enforcers at a similar rate compared to white people.
US sex cult leader jailed for 120 years
Keith Raniere has been convicted of all seven charges brought against him including sexual exploitation of a minor.
US senators seek to declare China ‘genocide’ against Uighurs
The resolution has received bipartisan support.
Pfizer says Covid-19 vaccine still possible in 2020 despite data lag
The pharmaceutical giant has signed a deal with the US government to provide 40 million doses of the vaccine before year end.