Dancing with disinfectant: China’s nightclubs back in the groove

The article below is from Reuters.  Visit the source for an image accompanying the article.

Dancing with disinfectant: China’s nightclubs back in the groove

 

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas As Thousands Protest Security Measure

The transcript below is from NPR.  Visit the source to listen to the interview.

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas As Thousands Protest Security Measure

May 25, 2020

EMILY FENG

Protests in Hong Kong rekindled as Beijing signals it will push through a national security law that could end Hong Kong’s limited autonomy. The protest was in defiance of social distancing rules. Continue reading Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas As Thousands Protest Security Measure

China Poised To Expand Control Over Hong Kong

The article below is from NPR.  Visit the source for an image accompanying the article.

China Poised To Expand Control Over Hong Kong

May 21, 2020

EMILY FENG

Beijing has signaled it will push through sweeping national security legislation for Hong Kong, its most aggressive effort yet to exert its control over the semi-autonomous city since it was returned to Chinese control in 1997. Continue reading China Poised To Expand Control Over Hong Kong

Amid High Stakes, China Is Fast-Tracking COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts

The article below is from NPR.  Visit the source for an image accompanying the article.

Amid High Stakes, China Is Fast-Tracking COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts

May 20, 2020

JOHN RUWITCH

The race for a coronavirus vaccine is on.

This week, Massachusetts-based Moderna Inc. reported promising preliminary results for the vaccine it is developing. It’s one of eight vaccines under development that have been approved for clinical trials, according to the World Health Organization. Continue reading Amid High Stakes, China Is Fast-Tracking COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts

China abductions: Parents find son snatched in hotel 32 years ago

The article below is from the BBC.  Visit the source for media accompanying the article.

China abductions: Parents find son snatched in hotel 32 years ago

19 May 2020

A Chinese couple whose son was abducted in a hotel in 1988 have been reunited with him after 32 years. Continue reading China abductions: Parents find son snatched in hotel 32 years ago

China says boy picked by Dalai Lama now a college graduate

The article below is from ABC News.  Visit the source for media accompanying the article.

China says boy picked by Dalai Lama now a college graduate

China says a boy who disappeared 25 years ago after being picked by the Dalai Lama as Tibetan Buddhism’s second-highest figure is now a college graduate with a stable job

May 19, 2020

Continue reading China says boy picked by Dalai Lama now a college graduate

Pro-China and democratic lawmakers scuffle in Hong Kong legislature

The article below is from Reuters.  Visit the source for media accompanying the article.

Pro-China and democratic lawmakers scuffle in Hong Kong legislature

MAY 8, 2020

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Rival lawmakers scuffled in Hong Kong’s legislature on Friday in a row over electing the chairman of a key committee, a fresh sign of rising political tension as the coronavirus pandemic eases in the Chinese-ruled city.

Continue reading Pro-China and democratic lawmakers scuffle in Hong Kong legislature