Aussie NBA rookie Josh Giddey’s Ben Simmons wish

As Ben Simmons’ standoff with the Philadelphia 76ers continues, an Aussie sensation has revealed his hope for the troubled star. Australian NBA rookie Josh Giddey says he would love to play with Ben Simmons one day. After being picked up by the Oklahoma City Thunder with the sixth pick in the NBA draft, the 19-year-old … Read more

‘Doomsday’: China doubles down on Taiwan

It’s a flare-up that doesn’t seem to be going away and now Beijing has set out its plan to “unify” with this country, but there is strong resistance. This is Taiwan’s “last madness” before “doomsday” threatens China’s Communist Party. “The hope of a peaceful solution to the Taiwan question is declining sharply,” China’s state-controlled Global … Read more

Mass deaths as inferno engulfs tower

At least 46 people have been killed after a massive fire tore through a 13-storey residential building in Taiwan. An fire has ripped through a building in the southern Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung, killing 46 people and injuring dozens of others in the island’s deadliest blaze in decades. The fire broke out in the 13-storey, … Read more

Timelapse Shows Typhoon Kompasu Passing Over China’s Hainan Province

Typhoon Kompasu brought heavy rain and flooding to China’s southern island province of Hainan on Wednesday, October 13, according to reports. Timelapse video captured by Kim Wan shows the storm sweeping over. The Hainan meteorological office said Kompasu made landfall at the town of Boao, on Hainan’s east coast, at around 3:40 pm local time, … Read more