Carrie Lam visits temporary air-inflated laboratories

“Members of the public who took part in the Universal Community Testing Programme (UCTP) were very satisfied with the program arrangements. Besides the healthcare personnel and staff members of the community testing centers, testing personnel of the laboratories, in particular members of the mainland nucleic acid test support team, and personnel responsible for logistics are […]

Hong Kong residents arrested at sea ‘will have to be dealt with’ by mainland China: Lam

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Twelve people from Hong Kong arrested as they reportedly sailed to Taiwan for political asylum will “have to be dealt with” by mainland China, but the city government would try to provide assistance, Chief Executive Carrie Lam said on Tuesday.

Lam: Executive-led political system now clearer than before

Her remark came after the Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office of the State Council (HKMAO) and the Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in the HKSAR released separate statements Monday night stressing that “separation of powers” never existed in the SAR and that there should be no gray area of Hong Kong’s political […]

Report: China Plans to Replace Hong Kong Leader Lam

In September, in response to a Reuters report about a recording of Lam saying she would step down if she could, she said she had never asked the Chinese government to let her resign to end the Chinese-ruled city’s political crisis.

Boris Johnson’s fiancée Carrie Symonds says Sir David Attenborough’s show warning of mass extinction of wildlife left her in TEARS – as she pleads: ‘Everyone should watch this, it’s time to act’

Now, I feel I must bear witness not only to the wonders I have seen, but to the devastation that has occurred in my lifetime – whole ecosystems destroyed, habitats swallowed up by farming and living space as populations grow, species all but wiped out. My testimony is a first-person narrative of how human growth […]

Girl in India Cries Tears of Blood in Rare Medical Anomaly

The doctors, who have now published a study of her case in BMJ Case Reports, say the girl represents another instance of haemolacria—”a condition characterized by the presence of blood in tears.” This is “one of the most alarming and rare conditions” that is known to have several different causes.

‘I will NOT back down’: Boris Johnson defies EU fury at threat to ‘tear up’ Brexit divorce terms on Northern Ireland after Michel Barnier warns it would mean NO trade deal – but PM says that would still be a ‘good outcome’ for the UK

What was agreed on NI in the Withdrawal Agreement?  Under the Withdrawal Agreement, after transition Northern Ireland will remain in the United Kingdom’s customs territory but all EU procedures will apply to goods arriving there. Any customs checks on the island of Ireland will be done in ports.

Naomi Osaka nearly moved to tears by messages from families of Ahmaud Arbery and Trayvon Martin

“I’m not sure what the world would look like if everything was peaceful, but I would hope that people help each other in times of great need. I would also hope that the older generation isn’t scared to help the younger generation. For me, the biggest thing is I don’t want people younger than me […]

DWTS judge Carrie Ann Inaba ‘cried’ over Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews firing

She added: “I think it has to do with all that Tyra Banks is. All the energy she has. She’s like a visionary, she’s a strong, powerful woman … I think we’re in good hands. It’s different, the fans are going to have to get used to it, I understand that, but I think we […]

Denver police chief vows to investigate use of tear gas, projectiles on peaceful protesters

Video footage from a 2014 arrest of a man suspected of domestic violence shows Officer Chad Sinnema use his knee on the handcuffed man’s neck while the man is facedown in a planter on the 16th Street Mall. Sinnema was suspended for four days for his actions.  Another officer, James Medina, was fired for using […]