Film star charged with rape

French film giant Gerard Depardieu has been charged with rape and sexual assault, a judicial source said. Depardieu, one of…

Germany resumes some schools

Elementary students in more than half of Germany’s 16 states returned to school Monday after more than two months at…

Beijing urges Biden to lift tariffs

China’s top diplomat called yesterday for US President Joe Biden’s administration to lift curbs on trade and people-to-people contacts while…

Massive floods paralyzes Jakarta

Whole neighbourhoods of Indonesia’s capital Jakarta and dozens of major roads were flooded on Saturday after torrential rains pounded the…

anti-coup hackers make mark

Hackers targeted Myanmar government websites yesterday to protest against the military coup, as the junta pressed on with its attempts…