China's Foreign Ministry said it had "lodged a solemn protest against Japan" Thursday in response to remarks made byJapanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide on Wednesday in which hecorrectly referred to Taiwan as a "country.
Hong Kong's government announced Friday it will begin censoring films screened in Hong Kong for content interpreted as violating the city's national security law, imposed illegitimately on Hong Kong by China's ruling Communist Party last June and creating four new crimes — secession,
Police in rural central India forced local residents who were not vaccinated against the Chinese coronavirus to wear placards bearing a skull and crossbones — a universal symbol of danger — this week, Reuters reportedThursday.
A member of Nigeria's House of Representatives, Yunusa Ahmad Abubakar, alleged on Wednesday that Nigeria banned Twitter last week in part because the jihadist organization Boko Haram "have beenallowed to be tweeting.
Indonesian police shut down 20 McDonald's restaurants in Jakarta on Wednesday after the release of a new K-Pop-themed meal curated by the Korean boy band BTS caused food delivery drivers to flood McDonald's locations across the city, creating massive crowds and lines.
Government authorities in Agra, India, shut down a private hospital in the city on Tuesday after an audio clip surfaced online of the hospital's owner allegedly admitting he conducted a "mock drill" in April in which he cut off the oxygen supply of severely ill patients for five minutes to
ChineseCommunist Party (CCP) authorities have ordered the few legal churches in the country to study and celebrate the Communist Party ahead of the 100th anniversary of its founding on July 1, Hong Kong's Apple Daily reported Thursday.
Chinese social media users launched an online attack on 144 Chinese intellectuals last week after learning they participated in a Japanese government-funded cultural exchange program in Japan from 2008-2016, Reutersreported Wednesday.
Jihadist violence emptied an entire village of nearly 8,000 people in northern Burkina Faso over the weekend, Radio France Internationale (RFI) reported on Wednesday.
A London panel organized by the World Uyghur Congress known as the "Uyghur Tribunal" concluded on Monday with testimony alleging that the Chinese government has perpetrated "compulsory sterilization," "forced contraception," and "torture" on ethnic Uyghurs in China's western Xinjiang region.
The United States government plans to donate 750,000 doses of a Chinese coronavirus vaccine to Taiwan, a delegation of U.S. senators visiting Taipei announced on Sunday.
Officials in Guangdong, southern China banned all travel out of the southern province and its capital, Guangzhou, indefinitely starting June 7 to contain a local Chinese coronavirus outbreak.
Police in northeastern Indiaarrested 24 people this week for "brutally" assaulting a doctor inside a hospital after a Chinese coronavirus patient died under the physician's care, the Press Trust of India (PTI) reported Friday.
Hong Kong police arrested a pro-democracy activist Friday for allegedly publicizing an unauthorized assembly to honor the 32nd anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre on social media.
Police in northern India arrested a 48-year-old Islamic cleric on Monday for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl inside a Delhi mosque on Sunday, the Press Trust of India (PTI) reported on Wednesday.
The Hong Kong Police Force will deploy over 3,000 officers to Hong Kong's Victoria Park on Friday to block any attempts by the public to commemorate the anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre, local newspaper Apple Daily reported on Wednesday.
Malaysia’s air force scrambled fighter jets to intercept 16 Chinese military aircraft off the coast of Sarawak state on the island of Borneo on Monday after they intruded into Malaysian maritime airspace and “refused to communicate with local air-traffic controllers,”
Organizers of the Tokyo Olympics revealed on Wednesday that roughly 10,000 volunteers have withdrawn from the Summer Games, which are slated to begin on July 23.
Scuffles erupted on the floor of theAfrican Union (AU)’s parliament on Monday in Midrand, South Africa, as lawmakers fought each other over a ballot box, with one man aiming a high kick at the head of a female parliamentarian.
Police in northern India's Uttar Pradesh state arrested two people this week in connection with a viral video showing two people — one wearing full Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) — attempting to throw a corpse intothe Rapti River in Uttar Pradesh’s Balrampur district, India's Zee News
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