As China moves away from Zero Covid, health experts warn of dark days ahead

Editor’s note: Editor’s note: A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Simultaneous China newsletter, a thrice-weekly update that explores what you need to know about the country’s rise and how it’s impacting the world. Register here. Hong Kong CNN – China’s Covid-free policy, which has halted the world’s second largest economy and sparked an … Read more

China launches 3 astronauts to a new space station

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news of amazing discoveries, scientific advances, and more. CNN – Three astronauts blasted off to China’s nearing completion space station on Tuesday, marking the beginning of the country’s long-term presence in space. It’s a major achievement for China’s ambitious space program, which has … 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

Apple is having a big problem with its supplier’s iPhone factory in China

Hong Kong CNN Business – violent Workers’ revolution at the world’s largest iPhone factory this week in central China, stressing Apple’s strained supplies and highlighting how the country’s strict no-Covid policy is hurting global tech companies. The unrest began last month when workers left the factory campus in Zhengzhou, the capital of central Henan Province, … Read more

FIFA says crusader uniforms worn by England fans are ‘offensive’

CNN – former to England clash in the World Cup with the United States On Friday, the governing body of world football FIFA He said the crusader uniforms worn by England fans were “offensive”. Some England fans attend sporting events dressed as the English Shepherd Saint George, complete with plastic helmets, crosses and swords. FIFA … Read more

Is AI art really art? This California show says yes

CNN Business – With the increasing popularity of artificial intelligence for image generation, prof question has Hadeer Art World: Can AI create art? At the bitforms show in San Francisco, the answer is yes. An exhibition called Artificial Imagination runs through late December and features works created or inspired by the DALL-E generative AI system … Read more

Gianni Infantino launched an explosive tirade against Western pundits on the eve of the World Cup

Doha, Qatar CNN – eve World Cup 2022 In Qatar, FIFA President Gianni Infantino launched his tirade against Western critics of FIFA Controversial tournament in an explosive monologue for an hour. Infantino, chairman of FIFA’s governing body, looked gloomy as he addressed hundreds of journalists in Doha, Qatar, on Saturday. “We have received many lessons … Read more

Opinion: Prom mom takes Taylor Swift and Ticketmaster

Editor’s note: Amy Bass (@ bassab1) is Professor of Mathematical Studies at Manhattanville College and authorOne goal: a coach, a team, and the game that divided the city together” And the “Not Victory, but Struggle: The 1968 Olympics and the Making of the Black Athlete,” among other titles. The opinions expressed herein are her own … 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

‘Joyland’ banned: Pakistan bans national release of film depicting sexual liberation story

Islamabad, Pakistan CNN – The Pakistani government has banned the nationwide release of “Joyland”, the first Pakistani film to be screened at the Cannes Film Festival, just a week before it is due to hit cinemas in the South Asian country. “Joyland” tells the love story between the youngest son of a “happy co-parenting family” … Read more