Author: John D.

Pianist Li Yundi was reportedly arrested on suspicion of patronizing a prostitute

Pianist Li Yundi was reportedly arrested on suspicion of patronizing a prostitute

Beijing police have reportedly arrested renowned pianist Li Yundi on suspicion of patronizing a prostitute. Li and a 29-year-old woman were arrest ...
Australia and Great Britain defend Aukus’ nuclear submarine deal at FPDA meeting

Australia and Great Britain defend Aukus’ nuclear submarine deal at FPDA meeting

Australia and the UK defended their nuclear-submarine deal with the US on Thursday, fearing tensions in the region could escalate and spark an arms ...
Hong Kong cat burglar climbs 17 floors into a drainpipe to steal HK $ 450,000 from the executive’s middle-level apartment

Hong Kong cat burglar climbs 17 floors into a drainpipe to steal HK $ 450,000 from the executive’s middle-level apartment

A burglar climbing the drain pipe of a 20-story Hong Kong building stole HKD 450,000 ($ 57,900) in cash and valuables from the home of an executive ...
China can’t hope for Singore to live with Covid-19, health economist says

China can’t hope for Singore to live with Covid-19, health economist says

Singor's "experiment" in living with the coronavirus - and the subsequent surge in infections - may not be a useful model for China to consider whe ...
The UK and New Zealand prove trade deals while the UK seeks ties after Brexit

The UK and New Zealand prove trade deals while the UK seeks ties after Brexit

The UK on Wednesday agreed to a trade deal with New Zealand that removes tariffs on a wide range of goods as Britain seeks to build economic ties a ...
Alibaba takes on social responsibility ahead of Singles’ Day amid Beijing’s “shared prosperity”

Alibaba takes on social responsibility ahead of Singles’ Day amid Beijing’s “shared prosperity”

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding launched its annual Singles' Day shopping festival, focused on sustainability and inclusion, on Wedn ...
Hong Kong lawmakers pass rental control law to protect the poorest from landlord exploitation

Hong Kong lawmakers pass rental control law to protect the poorest from landlord exploitation

Hong Kong lawmakers have decided to protect some of the city's poorest from exploitation by unscrupulous landlords by passing a law increasing rent ...
Introduction of a petrol mild hybrid variant of the Volvo S90 & XC60

Introduction of a petrol mild hybrid variant of the Volvo S90 & XC60

To bring the world's best technology to savvy Indian luxury consumers, Volvo Car India has launched two new gasoli ...