CHINA has called on the United States to stop provoking tensions in the South China Sea amid soaring strains between the world super powers and as it announced its aircraft carrier is on the way to the area.
THE people of Gibraltar are watching anxiously from the sidelines in the wake of Spain's latest general election, which saw the far-right Vox Party more than double its number of seats, with deputy chief minister Dr Joseph Garcia fearing there may be a consequent increase in inflammatory rhetoric which could make an orderly Brexit more difficult to achieve.
CHINESE geologists have found a new cluster of 19 enormous sinkholes - said to be among the world's largest and measuring a volume of over one million cubic metres - in a forest close to where the movie 'Avatar' was shot.
SOUTH CHINA SEA tensions have provoked a chilling arms race between the US and China as President Donald Trump looks to thwart Beijing in the region, but Washington’s move could spark fury from North Korea too as disarmament talks falter.
Police launched a late-night operation today to try to flush about 200 protestors out of a university campus on a day of clashes in which an officer was hit in the leg with an arrow and massive barrages of tear gas and water cannons were fired. Riot police began moving in on one group of protestors outside the campus after issuing an ultimatum for people to leave area. They used tear gas and water cannons on a resistant crowd wearing raincoats and carrying umbrellas. Protestors used bows and arrows earlier in the day, and one arrow struck a media liaison officer in the calf. Photos on the department’s Facebook page show the arrow sticking out of the back of the officer’s leg through his...