China said on Sunday that 17 more people had become infected with a new corona virus strain, fanning fears it will spread further as hundreds of millions of people travel to celebrate the upcoming Lunar New Year.
United States (US) President Donald Trump marked the 60th anniversary of the signing of the current US-Japan security treaty with a call for a stronger and deeper alliance between the two countries, despite criticizing the pact six months ago.
Japan confirmed the first case of infection from the new China corona virus that has killed one person and prompted a travel alert from the US State Department.
Carlos and Carole Ghosn, the former first couple of carmaker Nissan, are united again in Beirut.
Siya Kolisi was voted the UK Rugby Union Writers’ Club personality of the year for 2019 on Monday after leading South Africa to their emotional World Cup triumph in Japan.