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Hongkongers turn their back and gesture as Chinese national anthem is played at a soccer match betwe
Hong Kong's China national anthem bill aims to legislate "respect"

Anti-government protests last year were primarily aimed at resisting further integration with mainland China. The Chinese national anthem has been booed at several events, including football matches.

By REUTERS
27/05/2020
American Airlines passenger planeS parked at Tulsa International Airport in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S. Ma
How will coronavirus change air travel forever?

In a matter of months, the coronavirus reset the clock on a decades-long aviation boom that’s been one of the great cultural and economic phenomena of the postwar world.

By ANGUS WHITLEY
03/05/2020
Mayanei Hayeshua Medical team treat a patient with coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at the coronavirus
More than two million COVID-19 cases now reported worldwide

The most serious pandemic in a century has killed 131,101 people around the world, according to the tally.

By REUTERS
15/04/2020
A resident wearing a face mask dances at a blocked residential area after the lockdown was lifted in
New coronavirus cases double to 99 in mainland China

Almost all the new infections - the biggest daily count since March 6 - involve travelers from overseas.

By REUTERS
12/04/2020
A nurse tests a respirator called OxyGEN, which is to be sent to hospitals, during the coronavirus d
Global coronavirus death toll hits 100,000, cases over 1.6 million

Much remains to be determined about it, including just how lethal it is. Estimates vary widely.

By REUTERS
10/04/2020
German court sentences Iranian regime agent to prison for treason

German authorities have conducted criminal investigations into Iran for 22 cases of espionage, second only to Russia.

The Nike swoosh logo is pictured on a store in New York City, New York, U.S., September 4, 2018
Nike to close all stores in US, several other countries due to coronavirus

Nike stores in Canada, Western Europe, Australia and New Zealand will be closed from March 16 to 27, the company said in a statement.

By REUTERS
15/03/2020
Light illuminates Mount Everest (C) during sunset in Solukhumbu district, also known as the Everest
Mount Everest closed to climbers over coronavirus fears

Nepal has confirmed just one case of the coronavirus - a student studying in China on a trip home - out of 450 people tested.

By REUTERS
13/03/2020
People wearing protective face masks sit outside the AHEPA hospital, where the first confirmed coron
Greek pilgrim to Israel is country's first coronavirus death

The 66-year-old man recently returned from a religious pilgrimage to Israel and Egypt at the end of February.

By REUTERS
12/03/2020
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