Author: John D.

The sun sets on Moon Jae-ins’s pledge of inter-Korean peace, and Joe Biden doesn’t move

The sun sets on Moon Jae-ins’s pledge of inter-Korean peace, and Joe Biden doesn’t move

When Moon Jae-in gave his first address as South Korean President, he promised not to rest until he secured a lasting peace between the divided Kor ...
Angela Merkel bids a fund ‘Auf Wiedersehen’ at the likely final EU summit

Angela Merkel bids a fund ‘Auf Wiedersehen’ at the likely final EU summit

“Great European”, “Compromise Machine” and “Monument” were among the honors given by the heads of state and government to Angela Merkel at what wil ...
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Says Plan B Coronavirus “Not In Sight” Despite Spike In Cases

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Says Plan B Coronavirus “Not In Sight” Despite Spike In Cases

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Friday that a new lockdown on Covid-19 was not in sight as advisers warned that acting early with lighter ...
Blast in Chinese City: Residents Forced To Leave Their Homes And Leave Pets As Cleanup Begins

Blast in Chinese City: Residents Forced To Leave Their Homes And Leave Pets As Cleanup Begins

Residents of northeast China's Shenyang city are still waiting to hear when they can return home after a fatal explosion that killed at least four ...
Former director of the Hong Kong taxi group, 10 other people jailed for rolling under the Legislative Council’s 2016 vote-buying program

Former director of the Hong Kong taxi group, 10 other people jailed for rolling under the Legislative Council’s 2016 vote-buying program

A former director of a taxi drivers group in Hong Kong was sentenced to one year in prison for leading a program to buy votes for a pro-government ...
China’s Rebel City post-video series wins another grand prize for reporting the Hong Kong protests by winning the Online Journalism Awards

China’s Rebel City post-video series wins another grand prize for reporting the Hong Kong protests by winning the Online Journalism Awards

At this year's Online Journalism Awards, Swiss Post won a main prize for its flagship documentary series China's Rebel City: The Hong Kong Protests ...
The tweets from gladiator star Russell Crowe’s Thailand tour reveal the silver lining in the covid battle of the tourism-dependent economy

The tweets from gladiator star Russell Crowe’s Thailand tour reveal the silver lining in the covid battle of the tourism-dependent economy

Even as Thailand struggles to revive its decimated, tourism-dependent economy, gladiator actor Russell Crowe's social media posts have revealed a s ...
Barbados elects Sandra Mason as its first female president to replace Britain’s Queen Elizabeth

Barbados elects Sandra Mason as its first female president to replace Britain’s Queen Elizabeth

Barbados has elected its first president, an important step in the preparations to become a republic and remove Britain's Queen Elizabeth I as head ...