Environmentalists have called for governments around the world to step up marine protection and abolish subsidies for the ...
SYDNEY, Dec 9 (Reuters) - COVID-19 infections have been spreading in pubs and clubs in Australia's biggest city, including three new cases of the Omicron variant found among people who went on a ...
MANILA, Dec 9 (Reuters) - The Philippines' Supreme Court said on Thursday parts of the country's anti-terrorism law passed last year were unconstitutional. The controversial law, signed by ...
Canada joined Australia, Britain and the United States in a diplomatic boycott of the Winter Olympics in Beijing on Wednesday, with China calling the boycotts "political posturing" and a smear ...
TOKYO, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Japan's COVID-19 infections are falling in contrast with rebounds in other parts of Asia, baffling experts. New daily infections have slowed to fewer than one per million ...
TOKYO, Dec 9 (Reuters) - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.0 hit near a string of islands in southern Japan on Thursday, the Japan Meteorological Agency said. The epicentre of the 20 ...
BEIJING, Dec 9 (Reuters) - China reported 83 new confirmed coronavirus cases for Dec. 8, up from 74 a day earlier, its health authority said on Thursday. Of the new infections, 60 were locally ...
HONG KONG, Dec 9 (Reuters) - A Hong Kong court on Thursday found three prominent pro-democracy activists guilty of unauthorized assembly charges over a June 4 vigil commemorating the crackdown on ...
SYDNEY, Dec 9 (Reuters) - No tennis players hoping to compete at the Australian Open have yet been granted medical exemption from vaccination, tournament director Craig Tiley said on Thursday, as ...
HONG KONG, Dec 9 (Reuters) - The dollar failed to pick up ground on most major peers on Thursday as markets saw optimism in early data hinting the Omicron variant of the new coronavirus may not be ...
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