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Tokyo Olympics chief quits, apologises again over remarks

Tokyo Olympics chief quits, apologises again over remarks

Tokyo 2020 Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori resigned on Friday and apologised again for remarks that sparked a global outcry, leaving the troubled Olympics searching for a chief five months from the opening ceremony.

Indian PM remarks on China stand-off are baffling, says Congress

Indian PM remarks on China stand-off are baffling, says Congress

The Congress party on Saturday criticised the government a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that Chinese troops did not intrude into Indian territory.

Two arrested for online remarks about Didi victim

Two arrested for online remarks about Didi victim

Police have detained two men accused by Chinese social media users of making offensive remarks about a 20-year-old passenger who was killed by her Didi Chuxing ride-hailing driver last week.

New gaffe by Macron fuels 'out of touch' image

New gaffe by Macron fuels 'out of touch' image

French President Emmanuel Macron came under fire on Thursday after a remark directed against union activists fuelled accusations from opponents that he shows contempt for disgruntled workers.

ECB replaces Deutsche Bank, State Street for ABS

ECB replaces Deutsche Bank, State Street for ABS

Deutsche Bank and State Street Global Advisors will no longer acquire asset-backed securities for the European Central bank under revisions announced yesterday,...