Hong Kong police arrest activist over abduction claim

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Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Lam (centre, in blue shirt) was arrested early on Tuesday morning A democracy activist in Hong Kong who claimed he was abducted and tortured by mainland Chinese agents has been arrested by police. Authorities are accusing Howard Lam of providing misleading information. Mr Lam claimed last week he was […]

Amber Heard mocks dogs saga nemesis

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Media captionJohnny Depp and Amber Heard made an apology video in 2016 after being embroiled in a tit-for-tat with Barnaby Joyce It was a free shot that proved too irresistible to pass up. When Australian Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce was revealed to be a New Zealand dual citizen on Monday – possibly in violation of […]

Indian police arrest four for Game of Thrones leak

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Image copyright HBO Indian police have arrested four people suspected of leaking an episode of the hugely popular TV show Game of Thrones before it was aired. Three of the accused are current employees of Prime Focus Technology, while one is a former employee. Prime Focus, a Mumbai-based company that stores and processes the series […]

Trump orders review of China’s trade practises

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Image copyright AFP US President Donald Trump has asked his country’s top trade official to review China’s practices regarding intellectual property. The move was incremental, but could eventually lead to the US imposing trade sanctions. Mr Trump is trying to balance working with China on relations with North Korea, with his “America-first” trade views. Beijing […]