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Thailand bans ‘false messages’ amid criticism of handling of coronavirus

An emergency decree that took effect on Friday prohibits the dissemination of false messages and distorted news that cause panic

Sick families hoist flags to appeal for help in Myanmar’s cities

Authorities have been arresting social activists and healthcare volunteers in an entrapment scheme involving false requests for aid

Risking China’s anger, Blinken meets representative of Dalai Lama in India

The meeting was one of the most conspicuous contacts between US and Tibetan officials since President Obama met the Dalai Lama in 2016

Hong Kong’s new bishop says he wants to bring unity. Why...

The incoming bishop will need to address differences among Catholics in Hong Kong, heightened by varying reactions to the protest movement

China’s WeChat suspends new user registrations amid tech crackdown

Online sources indicated that several other Chinese apps are also pausing new registrations

New Catholic bishop ordained in China’s Gansu province, fifth after Beijing-Vatican...

Bishop Antonio Li Hui was ordained co-adjutor bishop of Pingliang by Bishop Giuseppe Ma Yinglin of Kunming

Accused cardinal attends court hearing in Vatican fraud trial

Cardinal Becciu is charged with funnelling money and contracts to companies or charitable organizations controlled by his brothers

Bangkok to convert disused train carriages into COVID-19 ward

The surge in cases in Bangkok has put pressure on the city’s medical system

Pope Francis to UN chief: World hunger ‘a crime that violates...

In a July 26 message to UN Secretary-General António Guterres, the pope called for a “new mindset” in the battle against malnutrition

COVID-19 surge starting to ease in Indonesian capital, data shows

Over two weeks, Jakarta's daily cases dropped from 14,619 on July 12 to 2,662 on July 25, according to city data

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