Covid: About 40 universities report coronavirus cases

Covid: About 40 universities report coronavirus cases

Image copyright REUTERS/Phil Noble About 40 universities around the UK have now reported coronavirus cases and thousands of students are self-isolating as the new term begins.The University of Aberystwyth is the latest to suspend face-to-face teaching to reduce...

The controversial leader of Hong Kong

The controversial leader of Hong Kong

The chief executive of Hong Kong had promised to be humble and to listen to the peopleCarrie Lam, a skilled bureaucrat handpicked by Beijing to lead Hong Kong, has become one of the most divisive figures in the politically turbulent city.The chief executive...

China holds drills amid new tensions

China holds drills amid new tensions

BEIJING (AP) — A look at developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple territorial disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons. The waters are a major commercial shipping route and are rich in fish and...