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9 07, 2020

Zendaya and John David Washington ‘secretly filmed a movie during pandemic’

By | 2020-07-09T06:38:00+00:00 July 9th, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on Zendaya and John David Washington ‘secretly filmed a movie during pandemic’

Malcolm & Marie would appear to be the first Hollywood feature film to be made during the health crisis.

9 07, 2020

Founder of Chinese gay dating app Blued optimistic about overseas expansion after US listing

By | 2020-07-09T05:14:15+00:00 July 9th, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on Founder of Chinese gay dating app Blued optimistic about overseas expansion after US listing

As a young man living in China, Ma Baoli thought he was the only gay person in the world.“There was no internet … When I wanted to find a boyfriend, I had no way to go about it,” he said. “At the time everyone just wrote their dating information on pub...

9 07, 2020

US, China should reconcile and make 3 lists, says Foreign Minister Wang Yi

By | 2020-07-09T05:05:00+00:00 July 9th, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on US, China should reconcile and make 3 lists, says Foreign Minister Wang Yi

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has called for reconciliation between China and the United States, following months of escalating confrontations between the two that have left their relations in the most serious jeopardy for four decades.Wang became t...

8 07, 2020

Pollution chokes China’s capital despite lockdown cuts in traffic: study

By | 2020-07-08T00:00:11+00:00 July 8th, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on Pollution chokes China’s capital despite lockdown cuts in traffic: study

The coronavirus lockdown might have upended the mix of chemicals in the atmosphere and led to unexpected air pollution in the Chinese capital, according to a new study.The Chinese government imposed strict lockdowns across the country early this year a...

7 07, 2020

National security law: Microsoft and Zoom join pause on Hong Kong data requests

By | 2020-07-07T22:49:04+00:00 July 7th, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on National security law: Microsoft and Zoom join pause on Hong Kong data requests

Microsoft and Zoom on Tuesday joined other major internet firms that have stopped considering requests by Hong Kong’s government for information on users in the wake of China’s imposition of a sweeping new security law.Microsoft and Zoom said they are ...

7 07, 2020

Thandie Newton says she has a ‘black book’ of her bad experiences in Hollywood

By | 2020-07-07T16:47:57+00:00 July 7th, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on Thandie Newton says she has a ‘black book’ of her bad experiences in Hollywood

The British actress has spoken about her experiences of abuse and harassment.

7 07, 2020

Anorexic woman to be fed by gastric tube in hospital, High Court orders

By | 2020-07-07T16:34:00+00:00 July 7th, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on Anorexic woman to be fed by gastric tube in hospital, High Court orders

A High Court judge has ordered that a 45 year old woman who has anorexia nervosa be continued to be fed through a naso gastric tube in hospital.

6 07, 2020

UK politicians urge use of human rights sanctions on Chinese, Hong Kong officials

By | 2020-07-06T20:25:15+00:00 July 6th, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on UK politicians urge use of human rights sanctions on Chinese, Hong Kong officials

UK Conservative Party heavyweights called on British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to use the new “Magnitsky Act” on Monday to punish Hong Kong and Chinese officials involved in human rights abuses, and to present a new UK policy on China.No Chinese o...

6 07, 2020

US increasingly excludes China from coronavirus research projects

By | 2020-07-06T17:46:54+00:00 July 6th, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on US increasingly excludes China from coronavirus research projects

In October 2003, Tommy Thompson, then the US Health and Human Services secretary, visited China in the wake of the Sars epidemic.Severe acute respiratory syndrome, a fatal disease caused by a coronavirus, had emerged in China’s southern Guangdong provi...