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Jimmy Lai charged under Hong Kong’s national security law

Prominent media tycoon and pro-democracy campaigner Jimmy Lai has been charged under Hong Kong’s national security law, local media reported on Friday.

The Hong Kong Police also confirmed that a 73-year-old man had been charged with offences including “collusion with

UN expert wants scrutiny of conditions at Bhasan Char

A United Nations human rights expert has called for an independent assessment on the conditions at Bhasan Char, the remote island in Bangladesh where more than a thousand Rohingya were taken earlier this month, as he condemned the world’s “failure”

US Congress still deadlocked on new COVID-19 aid bill

Politicians in the United States Congress on Thursday remained far apart on the terms of a new COVID-19 economic relief package, making an agreement between Republicans and Democrats unlikely this week.

US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat,