Coronavirus pandemic

Israel's Gantz isolates after coronavirus exposure: Live updates

Russia's case tally passes 700,000 as Spain's Catalonia region makes masks obligatory everywhere.

Will there be another 16 years of Vladimir Putin in Russia?

Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered amendments that would allow him to remain in power until 2036.

UK recovery plan: Finance minister wants to create youth jobs

UK recovery plan: Finance minister wants to create youth jobs

Rishi Sunak is expected to announce a $2.5bn fund to create jobs and a massive boost to apprenticeship programmes.

US probing allegations TikTok violated children's privacy: Report

US probing allegations TikTok violated children's privacy: Report

China-based social media app has faced intense scrutiny over allegations it shares information with Chinese government.

AirAsia's auditor says airline's future is in 'significant doubt'

AirAsia's auditor says airline's future is in 'significant doubt'

Shares of one of Asia's biggest budget carriers tumble after auditor says airline's liabilities exceed assets by $430m.

 'Nuclear-like weapon': US mulls striking Hong Kong dollar peg

'Nuclear-like weapon': US mulls striking Hong Kong dollar peg

Some in Trump administration favour the move but others argue it would hurt Hong Kong and US, but not China: Report