Constitutional Court disqualifies Move Forward MP over media shares
on 28. oktober 2020 at 13:21
The Constitutional Court has disqualified an opposition lawmaker from parliament, boosting the government’s majority.
Azerbaijan says 21 dead in Armenia missile attack
on 28. oktober 2020 at 12:45
BAKU: Azerbaijan accused Armenia of killing 21 people and wounding dozens in a missile strike near Nagorno-Karabakh on Wednesday, the deadliest reported attack on civilians in a month of fighting over the disputed region.
Suu Kyi and old guard frustrate young Myanmar politicians
on 28. oktober 2020 at 12:25
Once celebrated as democracy champions, a tight elite of elderly former political prisoners at the helm of Myanmar's ruling party now stand accused of oppression, discrimination and censorship.
South Koreans offer world lessons on how to tame coronavirus
on 28. oktober 2020 at 12:06
In the very earliest stages of the global coronavirus pandemic, South Korea appeared to be among the nations that was hardest hit and there were fears that the illness would run unchecked through every sector of society and leave thousands dead, medical institutions at breaking point and the nation on its knees.
Europe faces tougher virus curbs but Melbourne lifts lockdown
on 28. oktober 2020 at 11:45
PARIS: People in France and Germany were bracing Wednesday for tough new curbs on their daily lives as Europe struggled to contain an alarming surge in coronavirus cases with winter looming.
Woman slaps girl for not standing during national anthem
on 28. oktober 2020 at 11:13
A 45-year-old vendor has been charged with assault after slapping the face of a high school girl who did not stand up during the playing of the national anthem at Ayutthaya railway station on Tuesday evening.
Natural Fruit drops case against activist Andy Hall
on 28. oktober 2020 at 10:39
The pineapple company Natural Fruit on Wednesday dropped a $9.6 million civil defamation case against a British human rights activist who had alleged abuse of migrant workers in the kingdom's fruit industry.
Hong Kong health minister defends social distancing rules
on 28. oktober 2020 at 10:29
Hong Kong was facing just two new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, as the city's health minister defended the government's easing of social-distancing rules described by some as being inconsistent.
Thanathorn, Piyabutr to fight criminal charges
on 28. oktober 2020 at 10:28
The founders of the banned Future Forward party have vowed a fight the criminal charges reportedly being brought against them by the Election Commission (EC).
Cambodia officially launches digital currency backed by central bank
on 28. oktober 2020 at 10:25
Cambodia officially launched on Wednesday a central bank-backed digital currency that draws on blockchain technology designed by a Japanese company.