China’s security apparatus swings into action to stifle Covid protests

CNN – China Extensive security services quickly moved to choke Mass protests that swept the country, with police patrolling the streets, checking cellphones and even calling some protesters to warn them not to repeat it. In major cities on Monday and Tuesday, police flooded the sites of protests that took place over the weekend, when … Read more

A BBC journalist has been “beaten and kicked by the police” as protests spread across China

CNN Business – BBC journalist Edward Lawrence was arrested by police in Shanghai at the scene of Sunday night’s protests, according to the BBC, as captured in what appears to be cellphone footage of the arrest. While he has since been released, a BBC spokesperson expressed grave concern about his treatment, saying he had been … Read more

After American football changes the Iranian flag on social media, Iran is calling for the US to be kicked out of the 2022 World Cup

CNN – Iran State media called for the expulsion of the United States from World Cup 2022 After the United States Soccer Federation changed the flag of Iran on its social media platforms to show its support for the protesters in Iran. The federation temporarily displayed the Iranian national flag on its official Twitter, Instagram … Read more

China Zero-Covid: As anger mounts and tragedies mount, Beijing shows no sign of budging

A version of this story appeared on CNN’s newscast simultaneously in China, a thrice-weekly update that explores what you need to know about the country’s rise and how it is affecting the world. Register here. Beijing CNN – Zhou, a car dealer in the northeast ChinaHe last saw his father alive in a video chat … Read more

Indonesia earthquake: the search is on as a 5.6-magnitude earthquake leaves more than 200 dead in West Java

Jakarta, Indonesia CNN – Rescuers were digging through rubble on Tuesday to find survivors of a powerful earthquake that destroyed homes and buildings in a densely populated area in Indonesia’s West Java province, killing at least 268 people. The country’s National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB) said another 151 people were still missing and more than … Read more

Chris Hemsworth receives ‘strong indication’ of genetic predisposition to Alzheimer’s while filming new show

CNN – Chris Hemsworth He embarked on a physically demanding personal journey for his new series, “Limitless,” which ultimately led to a real-life revelation. The “Thor” actor, 39, learns in episode one of the Disney+/National Geographic limited series — which shows him exploring ways to boost his longevity and fight aging — that he has … Read more

The Environmental Protection Agency proposes a long-term presence in Jackson due to the water crisis

CNN – The US Environmental Protection Agency is preparing to propose a long-term presence on the ground in Jackson, Mississippi, to help fix decades-old problems with its drinking. A source familiar with the matter told CNN Tuesday. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Michael Reagan Jackson visited Tuesday in the wake of ongoing negotiations with city and … Read more

World Cup 2022: British comedian says David Beckham’s status as a gay icon will be torn apart if he continues as ambassador to Qatar

CNN – David Beckham “The status of a gay icon will be torn apart” if the former England captain and Manchester United star continues in his role as Qatar world Cup British comedy ambassador Joe Lysette said on Sunday. in Video posted on TwitterLycett, a British comedian who describes himself as geeky on his website, … Read more

‘Billie Jean King’ calls white politics ‘awful’ at Wimbledon

CNN – Clothes aren’t just things to keep you warm or cool – they also indicate status, present a challenge, and even relieve anxiety. tennis legend Billie Jean KingClothing allows female tennis players to express their individuality through colors and prints – a right that she fought for with the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) in … Read more

Dave Chappelle on ‘SNL’: A timeline of controversy over his transgender jokes

CNN – Tonight Dave Chappelle will host “Saturday Night Live” For the third time – an appearance that aroused controversy even before he went on stage. The comedian has sparked growing outrage in recent years for releasing transgender jokes, and outrage increased last fall when Netflix released a Chappelle special, “the closest,” He doubled down … Read more