Wuhan: One year after lockdown, the city is back to normal as the rest of the world battles Covid

One year after entering lockdown, Wuhan’s youth are filling the city’s nightclubs, its pandemic-spawning markets have reopened and a film is released praising the city’s response. Meanwhile, much of the rest of the world continues its battle with the deadly disease first detected in the Chinese city, which has caused the deaths of more than … Read more Wuhan: One year after lockdown, the city is back to normal as the rest of the world battles Covid

Suspected Chinese spy ‘is caught hiding in a wardrobe at Navy base RNAS Yeovilton’

A suspected Chinese spy has been found hiding in a wardrobe at a Navy base where she had been staying for a fortnight with her aircraft technician lover, according to reports. The woman is said to have been caught hiding among her lover’s jumpsuits at RNAS Yeovilton in Somerset. The Navy base is home to … Read more Suspected Chinese spy ‘is caught hiding in a wardrobe at Navy base RNAS Yeovilton’

Beijing enters partial lockdown after two cases of the British Covid-19 variant are detected 

Lockdown has been imposed on five Beijing neighbourhoods after two cases of the British Covid-19 variant were detected in the Chinese capital.   The cases had ‘no genetic correlation with previously reported local cases and imported cases in Beijing’, the head of the Beijing health authority Pang Xinghuo told reporters, but are ‘considered to be variants of … Read more Beijing enters partial lockdown after two cases of the British Covid-19 variant are detected 

Lockdown is imposed on five Beijing neighbourhoods, with 1.6 million people ordered to stay at home

Lockdown has been imposed on five Beijing neighbourhoods after just a handful of Covid-19 cases were detected in the Chinese capital. In total, 1.6million people have been ordered to stay at home after seven cases were reported on Wednesday, including six in southern Daxing district, while China reported 103 total cases nationally. China has been reporting … Read more Lockdown is imposed on five Beijing neighbourhoods, with 1.6 million people ordered to stay at home

Chinese actress sparks outrage by complaining US surrogates can’t abort baby after boyfriend split

A scandal has broken out involving a celebrity from China who is alleged to have wished her surrogate children be aborted after splitting up from her boyfriend.  Actress Zheng Shuang, 29, has been accused by her ex, producer Zhang Heng, of ultimately abandoning the two children they had planned on having through surrogates based in the United … Read more Chinese actress sparks outrage by complaining US surrogates can’t abort baby after boyfriend split

Coronavirus China: Groom weeps as ‘NO ONE shows up’ at his wedding due to COVID-19 restrictions

Groom weeps and apologises to his bride for not giving her a perfect wedding as ‘NO ONE shows up at their nuptials’ in China due to coronavirus restrictions Heartbreaking footage shows the groom bursting into tears in Hebei, China He felt guilty for failing to give his bride the wedding of her dreams, it is said … Read more Coronavirus China: Groom weeps as ‘NO ONE shows up’ at his wedding due to COVID-19 restrictions

Boris Johnson faces huge Tory revolt over China human rights row

Boris Johnson is facing a knife-edge vote today as dozens of his MPs back action against Beijing over human rights abuses. The PM is braced for a major revolt as Tories join calls to let British courts decide if the communist state is committing genocide against its Uighur Muslim minority. Up to 50 MPs including former … Read more Boris Johnson faces huge Tory revolt over China human rights row

Diet full of fried food could increase your risk of heart failure by almost 40%, study suggests 

Diet full of fried food could increase your risk of heart failure by almost 40%, study suggests Eating lots of fried food could increase risk of heart failure by 37 per cent The diet is linked to having a 28 per cent higher chance of heart attacks or stroke The risk rises with each weekly … Read more Diet full of fried food could increase your risk of heart failure by almost 40%, study suggests 

Boris Johnson faces revolt from Tory MPs over alleged human rights abuses in China 

Boris Johnson faces revolt from Tory MPs over alleged human rights abuses in China Dozens of Tory MPs demanding action against Beijing over human rights abuses  PM under pressure to let British courts decide if China is committing genocide against its Uighar Muslim minority  More than 30 MPs expected to back amendment to Trade Deal … Read more Boris Johnson faces revolt from Tory MPs over alleged human rights abuses in China 

China thought to be world’s only major economy to have grown in 2020

China was the world’s only major economy to have grown in 2020 with all others suffering Covid-related recessions By Hugo Duncan for the Daily Mail Published: 21:51 GMT, 18 January 2021 | Updated: 21:51 GMT, 18 January 2021 China looks set to be the only major economy in the world to have grown last year … Read more China thought to be world’s only major economy to have grown in 2020