MANILA: The Philippines started monitoring suspected bird flu cases in humans on Friday (Aug 25) after 34 farm workers in two towns north of the capital Manila developed flu-like symptoms after direct exposure to infected fowl. Officials from the Departments of Health and Agriculture said ...
“Why have our schools failed to produce world-class geniuses?” This was the famous question Dr Qian Xuesen asked in 2005 when then premier Wen Jiabao visited him. Dr Qian was a prominent C ... Read more
Record number of Australians on roll for same-sex marriage postal survey, suggesting deadline has sparked surge in youth enrolment Some 90,000 Australians have been added to the electoral roll since t ... Read more
Catalan officials have denied accusations that the police there ignored warnings about members of the terror cell behind last week’s deadly attacks and refused to cooperate with the national for ... Read more
Hundreds of rowdy, diehard supporters of ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye rallied on Friday outside a court demanding the acquittal of Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee, as his fate in a brib ... Read more
Nick Gordon, who was held legally responsible for death of then-girlfriend Bobbi Kristina Brown in 2015, will not go to court over claims that he beat Laura Leal because she has dropped charges. Read more