The proposed Serious Violence Reduction Orders would allow police in England and Wales to search individuals previously convicted of a knife crime offence.
The clampdown occurred after ill-fated local elections were postponed over the coronavirus.
Chinese social media was rife with speculation over why the homes were seized by Beijing authorities.
Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang face enhanced crackdown from Chinese authorities under the guise of protecting against the coronavirus pandemic.
Video of an alleged gang rape in Egypt was so widely shared that it had a name: "The Fairmont Incident." So why wasn't anyone charged?
New Guinea "singing" dogs were thought to have gone extinct in the wild. But new research has located an “ancestral dog population” on the Indonesian island.
The man was arrested for assaulting passengers who informed him of the mandatory Seoul policy.
A Mongolian rights group says that China is attempting to commit "cultural genocide" in Inner Mongolia.
Japanese company SkyDrive Inc. says it envisions a society where flying cars are an "accessible and convenient means of transportation."
The preliminary research has raised questions about long-term immunity from COVID-19.
Footage of protesters clashing with Chinese troops in 1989 was briefly featured in the two-minute trailer for the highly-anticipated game.
According to The Philippine Red Cross, a motorcycle loaded with explosives detonated near a military truck in the southern Philippine province of Sulu.