“Fight on!”: Pro-democracy media mogul Jimmy Lai released in Hong Kong

In images broadcast live on Facebook by his own reporters, he told staff to continue filing the kind of unvarnished dispatches that have infuriated China and pro-Beijing politicians in Hong Kong.

The Latest: Most of Singapore foreign labor cleared of COVID

At that rate Mexico will reach a half million confirmed cases soon, but given the extremely low rate of testing — less than 1.1 million tests in a country of almost 130 million inhabitants — the number would like be a vast undercount. For the most part, only people with considerable symptoms are tested in […]

Shares mostly lower in Asia after retreat on Wall Street

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for September delivery gained 14 cents to $41.75 per barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. It fell 0.8% to settle at $41.61 per barrel on Tuesday. Brent crude oil for October delivery picked up 20 cents to $44.70 per barrel. Overnight, it lost 1.1% to settle at […]

India supera los 2,3 millones de contagios de coronavirus

Las autoridades confirmaron además 834 nuevas muertes, para un total nacional de 46.091. India es el tercer país del mundo por número de contagios de COVID-19, la enfermedad causada por el virus, solo por detrás de Estados Unidos y Brasil, pero el quinto por fallecidos. Responsables de salud dijeron que, por primera vez, la tasa […]

Is War in the Air? US Anti-China Bellicosity May Push the World Over the Edge, Prof Warns

“The situation, however, is now much more dangerous, because many states have infinitely more destructive power than the Nazis could ever dream of: technologies of mass destruction in the nuclear, biological, cyber and space-warfare fields”, the professor warns. The unfolding rivalry is not only political and economic, but also ideological, according to the professor. Speaking […]

Mainland malware infections down for fourth year

About 5.81 million mainland computers were attacked last year by malware, such as Trojans and botnets, down 11.3 percent year-on-year, the National Computer Network Emergency Response Technical Team and Coordination Center of China said in the report. The figure in 2015 was 19.78 million.

Lamborghini eyes tier- II cities to grow in India

NEW DELHI: Italian luxury sports car maker, Lamborghini is eyeing tier-II cities to grow in India, a top executive told ETAuto.Sharad Agarwal – Head Lamborghini India said, “We aim to grow by 35 percent on the current year base in 2019. Out which one-fourth sales would come from non-metro cities.”With the launch of its first […]