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Can China stay ahead as a leading exporter of Covid-19 vaccines?

North-South divide: only Koreans themselves can find a way out of the impasse

An officer was filmed violently throwing a 72-year-old street vendor onto the ground in China.

Joe Biden to stress US refocus on ‘rules-based’ global issues in speech to United Nations

Still grieving loved ones killed during the US’ withdrawal, Afghans who couldn’t flee fear for their family’s safety and future under Taliban rule

World Alzheimer’s Day: what you can do about dementia, from changing your lifestyle to lower your risk of getting it to spotting the warning signs in older people

Interview: Lenovo eyes big shift from laptops to services to future-proof its business

With the national security law, I’m finally getting a taste of life in a communist country

White House slams ‘whipping’ of Haiti migrants by border guard on horseback


Bust a move – with your school principal. ?

Many people peddle souvenirs to tourists for a living. Not many can do it in 12 languages.

What happened to an overworked doctor at a hospital in China

After Thai police arrested 21 protesters, remaining demonstrators chanted at the king’s passing motorcade: “Release our friends!”

A man in China left 500 face masks at a police station - then jogged off before officers could thank him

South Korea has set up 'phone booths' that can test people for the #coronavirus  in just 7 minutes. The country has earned praise for its mass testing amid the #Covid19  pandemic.

After being reduced to tears by a driver, this toll booth worker was determined to continue with a smile on her face.

Using mind-bending visual effects, this Chinese man can turn anything into a 'magic' trick.

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has announced that her government will formally withdraw the controversial extradition bill.