China slams G7 'manipulation' over human rights criticism
G7 leaders had denounced China's rights record and called for a new probe into the origins of COVID-19.
Aung San Suu Kyi trial begins in Myanmar
Suu Kyi faces a widening array of charges such as flouting coronavirus rules and "illegally" importing walkie-talkies.
Pakistan's unrelenting assault on journalism
In Pakistan, journalists are fired, harassed, and assaulted for their critical reporting.
Several dead in China gas explosion
The blast, in the central city of Shiyan, caused heavy damage to buildings and vehicles and left several people trapped.
Hong Kong activist Agnes Chow freed
The pro-democracy activist was greeted by supporters as she walked out of prison, but she could soon be back in custody.