Dozens of Malaysians stageda demonstration outside the nation’s parliament building in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday to urge the federal government to drop extreme penalties for Chinese coronavirus violations such as a six-month jail sentence for anyone found guilty of going
All people seeking to travel out of southern China's Dongguan city must present a negative Chinese coronavirus test result to municipal authorities before they are allowed to exit the community,Dongguan city officials announced on Thursday.
South Korea's federal government announced Thursday plans to limit private gatherings in the country to four people from December 18 to January 2 in an effort to curb transmission of the Chinese coronavirus during the winter holiday season.
Police in the western Indian state of Gujurat are investigating a women's shelter operated by a Mother Teresa-founded charity for allegedly "hurting Hindu religious sentiments and luring young girls to convert to Christianity," the news site OpIndia reported Wednesday.
Ghana's governmentannounced Monday it will fine airlines $3,500 per passenger if the traveler in question arrives in Ghana without proof of vaccination against the Chinese coronavirus, Africa News reported Tuesday.
Zimbabwe's state power grid failed to meet national demand on Tuesday causing blackouts across "most parts of the country," the online newspaper New Zimbabwe reported Wednesday.
Local Chinese Communist Party (CCP) officials in Zhejiang, a province neighboring Shanghai, ordered residents to "limit family gatherings to ten people" on Monday in an effort to contain the province's surging Chinese coronavirus caseload, the online magazine Sixth Tone reported.
Bucheon, South Korea, will beginusing an artificial intelligence (AI)-based facial recognition software in January designed to cull images from CCTV cameras and locate, track, and contact trace Chinese coronavirus patients, Reuters reported Monday.
Nigeria's aviation ministry announced plans on Sunday to ban incoming flights from the United Kingdom (U.K.), Canada, Saudi Arabia, and Argentina starting this week in retaliation for flight bans on Nigeria ordered by those countries in recent days to prevent the spread of Omicron, a new
Brazilian Supreme Court Justice Luis Roberto Barroso ruled on Saturday Brazil’s federal government must require all foreign travelers to present proof of vaccination against the Chinese coronavirus before they are allowed entry into the country, Brazil’s Folha Press agencyreported on
Two Tibetans chained themselves to an Olympic rings display outside the headquarters of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Saturday to protest the 2022 Olympic Winter Games, Reuters reported.
A brawl broke out inside Turkey's parliament this week after members of opposing political parties hurled insults at one another during a budget debate and the spat escalated into a melee, the Middle East Monitor reported Friday.
Only 5.9 million couples in China applied fornew marriage licenses inthe first three quarters of 2021, marking a 13-year low for such a figure,the Financial Times reported this week.
A Chinese state-run news site published, then deleted, an editorial in recent days that argued every Chinese Communist Party (CCP) member should have three children to help reverse China's declining birth rate, the Guardian reported Thursday.
New Zealand’s far-left government plans to outlaw smoking nationwide by 2025, the country’s health ministry announced Thursday. Plans to effectively eliminate smoking in New Zealand over the next four years have now been finalized, New Zealand Associate Health Minister Ayesha
Recent data out of South Africa suggests Omicron, a new variant of the Chinese coronavirus, "causes milder disease than Delta," World Health Organization (W.H.O.) director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told reporters on Wednesday.
Organizers of a camel beauty pageant taking place near Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, this week disqualified at least 43 participants on Tuesday for altering their camel contestants’ appearance “in various ways including injecting Botox into their lips,” Al Arabiya reported.
Ukrainian soldiers stationed along Ukraine's border with Russia in the eastern Donbass regiontold Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) on Tuesday they "don’t believe a [Russian] invasion is coming" to the region as speculated by Western media in recent weeks.
China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday dismissed reports that Australia plans to stage a "diplomatic boycott" of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing in February as "political posturing" by revealing "China hasn’t invited any Australian government official" to attend the Games and
South African Dr. Angelique Coetzee — who discovered a new variant of "Covid-19," or the Chinese coronavirus, called Omicron last month in her patients — told the Africa News Agency (ANA) on Tuesday she considered the worldwide bans on travel out of southern Africa following Omicron's emergence
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