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22 years after one of the worst floods in decades, history might be repeating itself in China.

Why you still think about your ex all the time, from having a special connection to wanting a ‘backup option’

Coronavirus: number of US deaths takes a long-expected turn for the worse

Egyptian police ban flying of kites over ‘national security’ concerns

Tween, teen influencers go next-level, form pop group in quarantine without even meeting and release debut single, Rainbow

Donald Trump seen wearing face mask in public for first time as US coronavirus cases soar

Bruce Lee: His Greatest HitsCriterion Collection producer on preserving the martial arts icon’s legacy with new box set


Bust a move – with your school principal. ?

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.

What happened to an overworked doctor at a hospital in China

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

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

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

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.

Everyone needs a shoulder to cry on sometimes. ?