A fresh bid to overturn a Singapore law banning gay sex failed Monday as a court dismissed several challenges, a setback for efforts to promote greater LGBT rights in Asia
A passenger train derailed after striking debris from a landslide in central China on Monday, injuring a number of passengers and staff, officials said
VIDEO: Manhattan residents clap and cheer from their windows in gratitude for medical workers battling the coronavirus pandemic. New York state has become the epicenter of the pandemic in the US
China's central bank has cut an interest rate on loans to banks by the largest margin in five years and injected 50 billion yuan ($7 billion) into the financial system to help the world's second-largest economy weather the #coronavirus impact
VIDEO: India's city of Guwahati is turning its trains into isolation wards for positive COVID-19 cases and an indoor stadium into a quarantine centre for suspected cases as it prepares for the coronavirus pandemic. India has so far recorded 873 cases
VIDEO: In a bid to cheer up his neighbours, cellist Camilo Peralta gives an impromptu performance from his balcony in Paris
Hungary's Orban seeks sweeping new powers in virus fight.
Critics warn the "anti-coronavirus defence law" would give Orban unnecessary and unlimited power
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More than 3.38 billion people now asked or ordered to follow confinement measures.
#COVID19 has killed almost 34,000 people worldwide, according to Johns Hopkins University tally
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New Zealanders have become so keen to report their neighbours for breaking #coronavirus lockdown rules that police say a website dedicated to addressing the issue crashed soon after going live
Passengers queue to check-in at Yichang Sanxia Airport in China's central Hubei province as travel restrictions are loosened.
Chinese government figures now routinely show no new domestic #coronavirus infections