China mulls new rules on foreigners to ‘prohibit religious extremism’

0
Those faiths -- Chinese Buddhism, Taoism, Islam, Catholicism, Protestantism -- are supervised by official organizations such as the Protestant Three-Self Patriotic Movement or...

Covid-19 cases are rising in Asia, but compared to the West...

0
Across the region, many countries and cities that had previously kept the coronavirus largely under control are seeing a rise in infections.Last week,...

French man fined for breaching lockdown to ‘smash a guy’s face...

0
The 39-year-old man, living in Brittany, northwestern France, was hiding behind a car early Saturday morning when he was spotted by a police...

Qatar identifies mother of newborn girl abandoned at international airport

0
In a statement Monday, a Qatari prosecutor said that an unspecified number of airport security staff responsible for carrying out examinations of female...

Tigray forces vow to fight on in Ethiopia despite Abiy Ahmed’s...

0
"We are not concerned about timing, we are concerned about our final complete success," said the president of the Tigray region, Debretsion Gebremichael,...

China has 8 million blind people, but only 200 guide dogs

0
Yang splits his time between living in Beijing with his wife and running a piano studio in his hometown Tangshan, a sprawling industrial...

Israeli minister says Netanyahu met Saudi Crown Prince, but Riyadh denies...

0
Speaking on Israel's Army Radio on Monday, Education Minister Yoav Gallant called the covert meeting, which reportedly took place in the Saudi city...

China’s Xi Jinping is pushing for a global Covid QR code....

0
China mandated the widespread use of QR-based health certificates earlier this year. The system, which uses an electronic barcode to store a person's...

The Philippines’ migrant workers, and the children left behind

0
No mother wants to leave her child — but in the Philippines, it can feel like there’s no other choice. Unable to earn...

Women fleeing Venezuela are being targeted for abuse amid pandemic border...

0
If Gabriela Ochoa had known what would happen to her down by the Táchira River that divides Venezuela and Colombia, she never would...