Australian officials and leading universities on Wednesday rejected China’s claims students should be “cautious” in choosing to study Down Under because of concerns over racist incidents during the coronavirus pandemic. China’s ministry of education warned students on Tuesday there had been “multiple discriminatory incidents against Asians in Australia” during theContinue Reading

UAE carrier Etihad Airways sent its second flight to Israel in less than a month Tuesday, carrying medical aid to help the Palestinians tackle the coronavirus pandemic, witnesses and officials said. Jordan and Egypt aside, Arab countries have no official diplomatic ties with Israel, but Gulf Arab nations have hadContinue Reading

The head of a New York state police union has hit out at both lawmakers and the media for treating the police like “animals and thugs”, and for vilifying the profession.Mike O’Meara, president of the New York Police Benevolent Association, standing in front of a large group of police officersContinue Reading