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Govts must not allow schemes to dim Sun’s rays, say experts

Consequences of solar radiation modification outweigh any benefits, scientists argue.

Monday, 17 Jan 2022 02:40 PM

Govts must not allow schemes to dim Sun’s rays, say experts

Ecuador declares red alert in most of country over Omicron

Christmas, New Year celebrations also contribute to Covid spike.

Monday, 17 Jan 2022 02:00 PM

Ecuador declares red alert in most of country over Omicron

China’s birth rate at record low in 2021

Analysts warn that faster-than-expected ageing could deepen economic growth concerns.

Monday, 17 Jan 2022 01:20 PM

China’s birth rate at record low in 2021

China virus cases highest in nearly two years, weeks before Olympics

223 more Covid infections reported in the country.

Monday, 17 Jan 2022 12:40 PM

China virus cases highest in nearly two years, weeks before Olympics

FBI names Texas hostage-taker as British citizen

Malik Faisal Akram, 44, was the man responsible for 'act of terror', say investigators.

Monday, 17 Jan 2022 12:00 PM

FBI names Texas hostage-taker as British citizen


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China says economy grew 8.1% in 2021 but slowed in Q4

Authorities grapple with recent virus outbreaks, property market slump.

Monday, 17 Jan 2022 11:20 AM

China says economy grew 8.1% in 2021 but slowed in Q4

N. Korea fired suspected ballistic missile, South Korean army says

Fourth weapons test this month.

Monday, 17 Jan 2022 10:40 AM

N. Korea fired suspected ballistic missile, South Korean army says

Australian Open begins after Djokovic saga

Defending champ Naomi Osaka, 20-time Slam winner Rafael Nadal to hit the courts later today.

Monday, 17 Jan 2022 10:00 AM

Australian Open begins after Djokovic saga

World’s 10 richest men doubled wealth during Covid, says report

It jumped at an average rate of US$1.3 billion daily.

Monday, 17 Jan 2022 09:20 AM

World’s 10 richest men doubled wealth during Covid, says report

Strong quake rocks northern Greece

There are no reports of victims or material damage.

Monday, 17 Jan 2022 07:20 AM

Strong quake rocks northern Greece

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi ‘indispensable’ to democracy, Philippines says

Foreign minister echoes condemnation of Nobel laureate’s sentencing by junta court.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 11:59 PM

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi ‘indispensable’ to democracy, Philippines says

S. Korean leader hails K-pop impact on Mideast trip

Moon Jae-in says nation’s soft power matches its economic might.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 11:30 PM

S. Korean leader hails K-pop impact on Mideast trip

Tony Blair defends knighthood after Iraq criticism

Ex-British PM says his leadership should be remembered for more than the war.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 10:50 PM

Tony Blair defends knighthood after Iraq criticism

Djokovic’s family ‘disappointed’ over deportation from Australia

They have been among tennis star’s most vocal supporters throughout ordeal.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 10:10 PM

Djokovic’s family ‘disappointed’ over deportation from Australia

UK PM ‘broke the law’, says Labour leader

Keir Starmer calls for cops to look into possible criminal inquiry.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 09:10 PM

UK PM ‘broke the law’, says Labour leader


Sudan revokes Al Jazeera live TV unit’s licence

Authorities accuse channel of ‘unprofessional’ coverage of anti-coup protests.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 08:30 PM

Sudan revokes Al Jazeera live TV unit’s licence

Monks flee temples in Myanmar amid intense fighting

UN estimates almost 90,000 folk have left Loikaw in eastern Kayah.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 07:30 PM

Monks flee temples in Myanmar amid intense fighting

5.5-magnitude quake shakes eastern Taiwan

Temblor hit at a depth of 55.4km.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 06:50 PM

5.5-magnitude quake shakes eastern Taiwan

Prince Harry sues for UK police protection

His US security team will not have enough powers to protect his family in Britain.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 06:10 PM

Prince Harry sues for UK police protection

Philippines to buy 32 new Black Hawk helicopters

Defence minister says recent disasters has heightened need for search, lifting capability.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 05:30 PM

Philippines to buy 32 new Black Hawk helicopters

‘Disappointed’ Djokovic will leave Australia

This comes after court dismisses his last-gasp attempt to overturn visa cancellation.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 04:50 PM

‘Disappointed’ Djokovic will leave Australia

Celine Dion cancels N. America tour due to health issues

Superstar says her recovery taking longer than she hoped.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 04:10 PM

Celine Dion cancels N. America tour due to health issues

Trump rallies faithful in Arizona

Former US president still insists he won election, saying supporters ‘should not let them get away with it’.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 02:30 PM

Trump rallies faithful in Arizona

Hostages freed in Texas synagogue standoff

Loud explosion, gunshots heard just before state governor made announcement.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 01:50 PM

Hostages freed in Texas synagogue standoff

Men’s fashion week in Milan eyes dressing for post-Covid excursions

Silvia Venturini Fendi takes inspiration from the 1920s dandy at her fashion house’s show.

Sunday, 16 Jan 2022 01:10 PM

Men’s fashion week in Milan eyes dressing for post-Covid excursions