Dalai Lama congratulates NZ PM

Upon receiving the news of her party’s resounding victory in the 2020 New Zealand general elections, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama wrote to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and congratulated her on the landslide win, his office said. Continue Reading

Trump continues to lie about Covid-19: Biden

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has said that US President Donald Trump continues to lie about the circumstances of the Covid-19 pandemic in the country. Continue Reading

Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law arrested

Opposition Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s vice-president Maryam Nawaz on Monday alleged that the police barged into her hotel room in Karachi and arrested her husband and deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law Capt (retd) Muhammad Safdar. Continue Reading

UAE Minister accused of sexual assault

The chair of Britain’s Hay literary festival said Sunday the event will not return to Abu Dhabi after one of the festival’s curators alleged that she was sexually assaulted by the tolerance minister of the United Arab Emirates while working with him. Continue Reading

China passes new law restricting sensitive exports

China has passed a new law restricting sensitive exports to protect national security, allowing Beijing to reciprocate against the US as tensions mount between the sides over trade and technology. Continue Reading

Living coronavirus found in frozen food in China

The health authority of China has confirmed the detection and isolation of living novel coronavirus on the outer packaging of imported frozen marine fish in the port city of Qingdao. Continue Reading