BEIJING (Reuters) – Nobel Peace Prize-winning Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo dedicated the award to people killed in the 1989 crackdown on pro-democracy protests, reports said on Monday, while Chinese media said the prize showed the West feared China.
The Dalai Lama criticises China’s opposition to the Nobel Peace Prize awarded to jailed Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo.
A Greek police officer is convicted of murdering schoolboy Alexandros Grigoropoulos during protests in 2008, an incident that sparked the country’s worst unrest in almost four decades.
Work to line the top section of the escape shaft is expected to finish in the next few hours at the mine in Chile where 33 men are trapped underground.
Commonwealth Games women’s 100m gold medal winner Damola Osayemi of Nigeria fails a drugs test.