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Hong Kong’s Tiananmen vigil banned for first time

Media captionImages from last year’s commemoration in Hong Kong Hong Kong police have banned a vigil marking the Tiananmen Square crackdown for the first time in 30 years. Authorities said the deci…

George Floyd updates: Clashes as protesters defy curfew in US cities

YouTuber Jake Paul has denied taking part in looting following a protest against racial inequality in Scottsdale, Arizona. The 23-year-old says he was only there to film content for his 20 million Y…

Queen seen in public for first time since lockdown

Image copyrightPA Media The Queen has been photographed riding in the grounds of Windsor Castle – her first public appearance since the coronavirus lockdown began. The 94-year-old monarch was pictu…

Violence erupts across US on sixth day or protests

Image copyrightReutersImage caption Protesters run as police use flash grenades to disperse crowds in Washington, DC Violence has erupted in cities across the US on the sixth night of protests spa…

Coronavirus updates: Manila lifts one of world’s longest lockdowns

The Philippines’ capital region of Metro Manila has today emerged from a lockdown that began in mid-March – longer even than the 76-day quarantine in the Chinese city of Wuhan, where the virus emerge…

Glimmer of hope for world’s rarest primate

Image copyrightKFBGImage caption Males are jet black; females are golden yellow The discovery of a new breeding pair raises hope for the survival of the world’s rarest primate, the Hainan Gibbon. …

How Covid-19 changes how doctors deal with death

How Covid-19 changes how doctors deal with death

Belgian prince apologises for lockdown party

Image copyrightEPAImage caption Prince Joachim of Belgium is said to have mild coronavirus symptoms A Belgian prince who contracted coronavirus after attending a party during lockdown in Spain has…

Christo, artist who wrapped landmarks, dies at 84

Image copyrightEPAImage caption Christo with his artwork The London Mastaba, built on the Serpentine in Hyde Park in 2018 Bulgarian-born artist Christo, best known for wrapping buildings and famou…

Why do some protests turn violent?

Media captionProtesters took to the streets again on Saturday night Curfews have been imposed in multiple cities in the US, after unrest and protests have spread across the country over the death of…