Coronavirus protests escalated in Guangzhou as China’s lockdown anger boiled over

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) – People in Guangzhou, China’s manufacturing hub, clashed with white riot police wearing hazmat protective gear on Tuesday night, videos on social media showed, as frustration with strict COVID-19 rules boiled over. 19 three years later. epidemic. The clashes in the southern city mark an escalation of protests in commercial hub Shanghai, the … Read more

The appearance of the bodies in the suspect’s luggage before a New Zealand court

Wellington, New Zealand – A woman who was extradited from South Korea this week after the bodies of her two children were found in abandoned suitcases made her first appearance in court in New Zealand on Wednesday. The 42-year-old woman has been charged with two counts of murder. She was not required to file a … Read more

Chinese astronauts board the space station for a historic mission

Shenzhou-15 marks the last 11 missions since April 2021 to build a space station The Shenzhou-15 crew will take over from the Shenzhou-14 astronauts on the space station The Chinese space station will be the second permanently inhabited outpost after the NASA-led International Space Station BEIJING (Reuters) – Three Chinese astronauts on Wednesday arrived at … Read more

Bodies in bags suspected of being delivered to New Zealand

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA — South Korea has extradited a 42-year-old woman to New Zealand, two months after she was arrested after the bodies of two long-deceased children were discovered in two abandoned suitcases. New Zealand police said the woman arrived at Auckland airport on Tuesday after they sent three officers to South Korea to bring … Read more

no liquor? No problem for most fans at the World Cup in Qatar

DOHA (Reuters) – In a nearly alcohol-free World Cup soccer fans are preparing to pay high prices for beer, and a few have tried to smuggle alcohol into the stadiums but most simply accept that drinking is prohibited in the first tournament. in a Muslim country. FIFA reversed course in mid-November, two days before kick-off, … Read more

In the middle of nowhere: the desert complex makes the World Cup accessible to some

AL WAKRA, Qatar, November 29 (Reuters) – For tens of thousands of World Cup fans, the home base in Qatar is a concrete complex on the edge of the desert, next to a slaughterhouse and a bundle of high-voltage electrical wires. Barwa Barahat Al Janoub station, a two-hour metro and bus ride from the furthest … Read more

Chinese authorities are after COVID protesters

BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese authorities have launched investigations into some of the people who gathered at weekend protests against COVID-19 restrictions, three people who were at the Beijing demonstrations told Reuters, as large numbers of police remained outside on the city’s streets. . In one case, the caller, who identifies as a police officer in … Read more

Australian Open: Great golfer Carrie Webb believes Minjee Lee can break her own grand slam record

There was only one player who was stopped, by other players, for taking pictures around the practice green at Victoria Golf Club on Tuesday. Minjee Lee’s presence looms large at the first-ever dual-gender Australian Championships, and the world No. 5 has been floated to a few eager fellow pros as an acknowledgment of her star … Read more

F1 Driver Market 2022 Lineup 2023 Daniel Ricciardo Oscar Piastri McLaren Mark Webber Ridiculous Season Contracts

Daniel Ricciardo has hit back at critics of Oscar Biastri and Mark Webber, saying there is no bad blood among Australians in Formula 1 despite losing his seat to his younger compatriot. Piastri has been announced as Ricciardo McLaren’s replacement for 2023 after the eight-time race-winning British team sacked him midway through the year. It … Read more

Crypto Lender BlockFi files for bankruptcy, cites FTX exposure

The filing comes weeks after the FTX collapse FTX is listed as BlockFi’s No. 2 creditor Bitcoin is down more than 70% from its 2021 peak (Reuters) – Cryptocurrency lender BlockFi said Monday it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, the industry’s latest casualty after the company was hit by exposure to the spectacular … Read more