Nervous Xi willing to risk new Cold War, says last HK...

Chris Patten fears people and capital will leave the financial hub.

Taiwan approves Gilead’s remdesivir to treat Covid-19

Conditions have been met for approval of the drug for use to treat virus patients.

Leicester boss Rodgers reveals he caught Covid-19 but has recovered

47-year-old is the second manager to test positive for virus after Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta.

Biden urged to pick black VP as Minneapolis killing stokes racial...

Advocates say a black woman would give Biden 'an instant boost' in elections.

US senators urge probe of TikTok on children’s privacy

Video app is also pressed for details on collection of children's info and ties to Chinese government.

White House kept FDA in the dark on Russian ventilators for...

Officials say ventilators were never supplied to local hospitals, which didn't need that many.

US firms awake to ‘sad day’ in Hong Kong as Trump...

Trump has said city's special privileges will be removed and certain people will be sanctioned.

North Korea voices support for China’s measures on Hong Kong

Pyongyang previously supported Beijing over HK's protests and the '1 country, 2 systems' policy. 

Britain may offer ‘path to citizenship’ for nearly 3 million in...

'British National Overseas' passport holders will get extended rights if security law is imposed.

WHO, 37 countries launch alliance to share Covid-19 medical tools

Effort aims patent laws which are feared as a possible barrier to sharing crucial supplies.

Trump backpedals after ‘shooting’ threat to Minneapolis rioters

Black lawmakers say that Trump's tweet encourages violence against African Americans.

US, Britain mention Hong Kong at UN Security Council, angering China

Ambassador Zhang Jun later replies that both countries should 'mind their own business'.

La Liga to restart on June 11, kicking off with Sevilla...

Last round of matches will take place provisionally on the weekend of July 18 and 19.

Hong Kong media tycoon vows to stay to ‘fight’ China till...

'If Americans support us very strongly, other countries will follow through,' says Jimmy Lai.

Besides ‘home and away’ venues, neutral sites lined up for EPL...

Clubs have expressed opposition to govt suggestion that closed-door matches be played at neutral venues.

US, Britain aim to raise Hong Kong issue at UN Security...

The move comes after China opposed a US call for a formal open council meeting on Hong Kong.

Make a stand, HSBC told, following UK criticism of security law...

China business at HSBC can be replaced overnight by Chinese and other banks, says ex-HK leader.

Huawei CFO loses key court fight against extradition to US

Embassy says Canada 'accomplice to US efforts to bring down Huawei and Chinese high-tech companies'.

Monkey business: Medical staff attacked, virus-positive blood stolen

It is not clear if monkeys could contract coronavirus if they come into contact with infected blood.

Police arrest black CNN reporter, crew on air covering Minneapolis protests

Thursday marked the third night of arson, looting and vandalism in the Minnesota city.

Former S. Korean ‘comfort women’ leader denies misusing victims’ funds

Yoon Mee-hyang cites 'banking errors' as the reason why she spent little money on the victims.

Twitter flags Trump’s tweet for ‘glorifying violence’

Twitter says it had acted 'in the interest of preventing others from being inspired to commit violent acts'.

FA Cup final to be held on Aug 1

FA say dates are provisional and dependent on all safety elements being in place.

Cancer patients with virus on Trump’s drug combo more likely to...

Trump has called hydroxychloroquine 'one of the biggest game changers in the history of medicine'.