Vietnam records first Covid-19 death

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Vietnam had gone three months without any locally transmitted cases Vietnam…

Australia plans to make tech giants pay for news

Image copyright Getty Images The Australian government has unveiled its plan to force tech giants such…

Duterte: ‘I’m not joking – clean masks with petrol’

Image copyright EPA Image caption Mr Duterte giving a state of the nation address earlier this…

At least 17 killed in Afghanistan car blast

Image copyright EPA Image caption The Taliban have denied responsibility for the attack At least 17…

Bollywood’s ‘warts and all’ biopic on ‘human computer’

Image copyright Amazon Prime Image caption Vidya Balan in and as Shakuntala Devi Indian math wizard…

Why Hong Kong’s ‘third wave’ is a warning to all

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Infections reached a record high – 149 cases – on Thursday…

Middle-class students fighting for a homeland dream

Image caption Sana Baloch came home under lockdown and then disappeared Nearly three months have passed…

UK and China relationship ‘seriously poisoned’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Liu Xiaoming, China’s ambassador to the UK, gave a press conference…

Hong Kong bars key opposition candidates from poll

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Opposition candidates had hoped to win a majority in the…