PoliticsSociety

Olympic swimmer helping dissident Belarus athletes

A few weeks ago, Aliaksandra Herasimenia was a retired Belarusian Olympic swimmer with a stellar career. Now, from her self-imposed exile in neighbouring Lithuania, she heads up a new foundation to help a growing list of Belarusian athletes who have fallen foul of the…
ChinaFuture

China says US lies about 5G, has dirty cybersecurity record

Statements set the tone for escalating tensions between the two countries amid decisions about 5G The Chinese embassy in Brazil on Tuesday accused the United States of lying about 5G technology and creating problems that threaten international rules. The…
PoliticsWorld

US slaps Google with antitrust suit

The US government sued Google Tuesday, accusing the Silicon Valley titan of maintaining an “illegal monopoly” in online search and advertising, in the country’s biggest antitrust case in decades, opening up the door to a potential breakup of the…
ChinaPolitics

Why Beijing may want to keep Trump in the White House

DonaldTrumphas frustrated and enraged China during a tumultuous first term, butBeijingmay welcome his re-election as it scans the horizon for the decline of its superpower rival. Relations are as icy as at any time since formal ties were…