UK at “most dangerous” point in pandemic with calls for tighter lockdown

(STL.News) The UK government and its scientific advisers have warned that the nation is facing the…

Will England’s third lockdown work?

(STL.News) Around one in fifty people in England have Covid-19 and the latest figures show how…

Covid-19: Are pandemics the new normal?

(STL.News) Though scientists had warned the world was due a pandemic, no-one could have predicted the scale…

UK government under pressure to close schools – COVID cases surge

(STL.News) The government, which oversees schools in England, has already decided to keep all schools in…

Hong Kong: 1600 snakes caught in 2020

(STL.News) Hong Kong is home to a variety of snakes — from the venomous king cobra…

Hong Kong exodus: More residents flee tough new security laws

(STL.News) An exodus of Hong Kong residents is expected to ramp up later this month as…

World News: UN-AU mission in Sudan’s Darfur ends mandate

(STL.News) A joint African Union and United Nations peacekeeping mission in Sudan’s Darfur region is ending…

Hong Kong court remands Jimmy Lai Again

(STL.News) Hong Kong’s court remanded tycoon Jimmy Lai, the most high profile Hong-Konger will be in…

US Navy blast China fishing boat

(STL.News) The Chinese Navy, formally known as the Liberation Army Navy, conducted a live-fire exercise several…

UK approves Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine to begin rolling out next week

(STL.News) The U.K. on Wednesday authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for emergency use, marking another step in…

Can the world conquer coronavirus in 2021?

(STL.News) More than 1.3 million people have now died amid the coronavirus pandemic – but there…

What’s behind the South China Sea dispute?

(STL.News) China and its neighbors all want a piece of the South China Sea.  Rights to…