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Once renowned for world-class cinema, Hong Kong's film industry was already struggling before the latest hurdle -- Chinese mainland-style censorship as authorities take their purge of dissent into the cultural sphere.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hung onto power on Monday as his main rival conceded defeat, but his Liberals fell short of his goal for a majority win. Trudeau, in power since 2015 and governing with a minority of House of Commons seats since 2019, decided to gamble on an early vote and capitalise on his government's handling of the pandemic, which included massive spending to support individuals and businesses and a push for high vaccination rates.Instead, he will end up where he starte
The U.S. is rolling out new COVID-19 rules for travelers flying into the country
Michael McGrath, 54, of North Wales, says his family’s lives were decimated when Nicholas Burton, 51, stabbed his sister Rachel to death in April 1997
‘We are absolutely in crisis’: Sydney’s health workers on whether the system is coping under CovidSydney health professionals are reporting a lack of staff and have blunt messages for the NSW premier and PM Currently, there are 1,207 active Covid-19 cases in NSW hospitals with 236 requiring support in intensive care units (ICUs) Photograph: Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images
INTERVIEW: Ahead of a new retrospective, the globally famous British artist talks to <strong>Sarah Crompton</strong> about art-world capitalism, Emma Raducanu, and whether Tory attempts to control universities, museums and the BBC is a warning sign of neo-fascism
Liberal MPs need more than tepid climate signalling to overcome Joyce and Canavan’s coal cosplayThe moderates are mobilising – and the prime minister’s office knows it The Australian deputy prime minister, Barnaby Joyce, did not disavow Matt Canavan’s desire for a new coal plant in Queensland. Photograph: Lukas Coch/AAP
Universal Music chief predicts billions of dollars of growth from digital listening. Record firm’s €40bn flotation is just beginning of new wave of music consumption, says Sir Lucian Grainge
A third Russian spy faces charges of attempted murder over the Salisbury Novichok poisonings. Denis Sergeev, who used the alias Sergey Fedotov while in the UK, faces a string of charges including trying to kill former Russian spy Sergei Skripal, his daughter Yulia and ex-police officer Nick Bailey.
The temporary shutdowns were part of a range of restrictions imposed on the northeastern city after one case of community transmission, the report said, citing the Harbin government. The restrictions come as China celebrates the mid-moon festival on Tuesday, and ahead of the National Day golden week holiday starting on Oct. 1, a time of increased travel and social interraction. China on Tuesday reported 72 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the mainland for Sept. 20, down from 49 a day earlier, with the latest cluster of infection in the southeastern province of Fujian, according to National Health Commission data.
Sgt Molly Edwards and PC Richard Paton, both married with children, had their affair exposed after bosses bugged patrol vehicle
Battersea Power Station and Nine Elms, now on the Northern Line, were connected to the Tube network at a cost of £1bn – or £100,000 per foot of line
As the page turns for a new post-Merkel chapter in Germany, we explain all you need to know about the country's general election on Sunday. View on euronews
A bronze bust of Burt Reynolds, featuring his famous cowboy hat and even more famous mustache, now adorns his grave
Only travellers who have been fully vaccinated with a recognised vaccine will be welcomed, with a test within three days of the flight
South-east Australia hit by cold front as wintry weather returns. The warm start to spring has been swept away by gusty winds, storms and even a light dusting of snow in some areas
‘If I say something incorrect, it won’t just reflect on me, it will reflect on anybody that wears a turban’
Both acts performed at Riot Fest over the weekend
Beto O’Rourke has also been tipped to run in 2022
The Taliban have announced a list of deputy ministers, failing to name any women, despite an international outcry when they presented their all-male Cabinet ministers earlier this month