More arrests as protests against Belarus presidential election resume in streets of Minsk - 08月11日(火)03:00 

Several metro stations were closed and a heavy police presence was evident in downtown Minsk as demonstrators took to the streets again to protest against the reelection of President Alexander Lukashenko. Many were arrested. On Monday evening, protesters gathered in small groups around the Victory Square, the epicenter of last night’s rallies, which is surrounded by various public buildings. A strong police presence was documented in the area. More than a hundred opposition supporters assembled at the nearby Jubilee Hotel and police were arresting some of them...more

WATCH: Riot police push protesters away after they try to erect barricades in central Minsk  - 08月10日(月)07:07 

Riot police have deployed flashbang grenades against protesters, who tried to erect barricades in central Minsk, as thousands of people across Belarus poured into the streets furious over preliminary presidential election results. Protesters were pushed away from the Victory Square in central Minsk, local media report.  Минск сейчас. pic.twitter.com/OQBs06RwiL— Мистер Гудвин (@tomsk1990) August 9, 2020 Мощнейший перфоманс! pic.twitter.com/K3nzRghtnc— NEXTA (@NEXTA_EN) August 9, 2020 Videos shared online showed ...more

Fire breaks out as protesters attempt to storm Beirut parliament in second night of demonstrations (VIDEO) - 08月10日(月)02:23 

A fire broke out near the parliament in Beirut as protesters and police clash for the second night in a row. Police deployed tear gas as demonstrators demanding the resignation of the government hurled rocks at officers. After attempting to storm parliament on Saturday night, protesters returned to the streets on Sunday, this time hurling projectiles at security officers deployed to protect the government building.  Video footage captured the protesters pulling down barricades near parliament, and using slingshots to launch the projectiles. Police, clad in body...more

First look at NS Square, the ‘red dot’ of downtown Singapore - 08月09日(日)11:20 

SINGAPORE: The NS Square, which will replace The Float @ Marina Bay, will become a “red dot” and the “central focus” of Singapore’s downtown, announced Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in his National Day message on Sunday morning (Aug 9).  Revealing visuals of the area for the first time, Mr Lee ...

You will hang! Lebanese protesters ‘execute’ cardboard cutouts of PM, President & Hezbollah’s Nasrallah (VIDEO) - 08月09日(日)06:52 

Lebanese protesters have built gallows in Beirut to hang cardboard cutouts of Prime Minister Hassan Diab, Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah, and other politicians they blame for the recent port blast and crisis in the country. The anger of people spilled into the streets on Saturday, with some 10,000 gathering at Martyrs’ Square in the center of the capital. They chanted anti-government slogans and staged a performance, which apparently served as a warning to those in power. Many in Lebanon blame the negligence of the authorities for a massive ammonium nitrate...more

NDP2020: PM Lee Hsien Loong calls NS Square new downtown’s central focus, unveils its design - 08月10日(月)11:30 

Intellasia East Asia News The upcoming NS Square at Marina Bay will be the central focus of Singapore’s new downtown, said prime minister Lee Hsien Loong, as he unveiled the design of the development. Delivering his National Day Message on Sunday (9 August), Lee said the design contract for NS Square has been awarded. The permanent space to commemorate […]

Macron styles himself as Lebanon’s savior, ready to reshape country’s system in Western image - 08月10日(月)04:38 

French President Emmanuel Macron has rallied a host of international donors to support Lebanon, and promised that the country’s future “is being decided now.” The French leader, it seems, will be the one making the decisions. More than 150 people lie dead, with thousands injured following a devastating chemical explosion in the capital of Beirut on Tuesday. As public anger toward the Lebanese government grows, two ministers and at least seven Members of Parliament have resigned — and crowds of enraged protesters have stormed government buildings and demanded t...more

Square Enix Is Going To Kill ‘Avengers’ With Obnoxious Marketing - 08月09日(日)22:10 

Flipping the negative buzz around Crystal Dynamics’ Avengers game is like turning an aircraft carrier, and publisher Square Enix seems to be doing everything possible to twist the wheel in the other direction.

Kylie Jenner Wears Oversized Shirt With Skin-Tight, Knee-High Boots For Day at the Office - 08月09日(日)07:23 

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an affiliate commission. Kylie Jenner is one star who continues to not compromise her fashion despite social distancing regulations and stay-at-home orders. The mogul posted a photo of herself in a relaxed look that included a thigh-skimming button-down shirt and skin-tight square toe boots that climbed up to her knees. View this post on Instagram office days A post shared by Kylie (@kyliejenner) on Aug 8, 2020 at 11:55am PDT The youngest of the Ka...more

Lebanese protesters occupy Foreign Ministry & other govt buildings in Beirut (PHOTO, VIDEO) - 08月09日(日)05:29 

Demonstrators who took to the streets of Beirut after the Lebanese capital was rocked by a massive blast earlier this week have stormed the Foreign Ministry and other government buildings, amid violent clashes with police. Around 10,000 people gathered at Martyrs’ Square in central Beirut to accuse the government of negligence, which they say allowed a massive ammonium nitrate explosion to occur at the port on Tuesday.  Read more Almost 240 people injured, 1 officer killed in Beirut protests ami...more