Critics are accusing the Philippines government of using the coronavirus lockdown to crack down on dissent

This post was originally published on this siteHong Kong (CNN) Questioning the world’s toughest coronavirus restrictions can be a risky business in the Philippines. In mid-March, Philippine

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A bus driver in China deliberately crashed and killed 21 people after his house was demolished

This post was originally published on this siteHong Kong (CNN) A driver deliberately crashed a bus full of passengers into a reservoir in southwestern China, hours after discovering his house had

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Australian man dies after a shark attack near Queensland’s Fraser Island

This post was originally published on this site(CNN) A 36-year-old man died after being attacked by a shark off the coast of Fraser Island in the Australian state of Queensland on Saturday, local

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Hong Kong was once a home for critics of Beijing. Now they might not even be safe at the airport

This post was originally published on this siteHong Kong (CNN) A year ago, Chinese-Australian dissident artist Badiucao was searching for a place in Hong Kong to display some of his political

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Ending poverty in 2020 was going to be Xi’s crowning achievement. Coronavirus might have ruined it

This post was originally published on this siteHong Kong (CNN Business) This was supposed to be the year that Beijing would announce it had ended absolute poverty in China, fulfilling a key

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Australia announces $186 billion in defense spending amid rising tensions in the Indo-Pacific

This post was originally published on this site(CNN) The Australian government will spend $186 billion on its military in the next decade — and will buy long-range missiles — as it

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China’s GPS rival Beidou is now fully operational after final satellite launched

This post was originally published on this siteHong Kong (CNN Business) China launched the last satellite in its Beidou navigation network on Tuesday, completing a new rival to GPS and cementing

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Prime Minister Scott Morrison apologizes for saying there was ‘no slavery’ in Australia

This post was originally published on this site(CNN) Prime Minister Scott Morrison has apologized for saying earlier this week that there was “no slavery” in Australia, after his

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India and China agree to peacefully resolve border dispute, New Delhi says

This post was originally published on this site(CNN) India and China have agreed to peacefully resolve a simmering border dispute between the world’s two most populous nations, officials in

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Indian defense minister says there have been ‘significant’ Chinese troop movements amid border tensions

This post was originally published on this siteNew Dehli (CNN) Chinese troops have moved into a tense, disputed section of the Himalayan border shared by China and India, according to a

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