Chinese parliament approves national security bill

Chinese parliament approves national security bill

Last year, the city was rocked for months by often violent pro-democracy demonstrations over an unsuccessful bid to introduce an extradition law to China  Reuters        Last Updated: May 28, 2020  | 14:07 IST China’s parliament, the National People’s...
Death toll crosses 1 lakh; highest for any country

Death toll crosses 1 lakh; highest for any country

The death toll from the novel coronavirus in the US has crossed one lakh, the highest for any country in the world, as the COVID-19 pandemic wreaks havoc across the globe by upending life and disrupting economic activity. The wave of deaths, one-third of which has...