He has still refused to name China, but perhaps that will come soon as it becomes obvious that we have a long and difficult road ahead to get the Chinese to vacate. … [Read more...] about Has India ever seen multiple crises like these?
Scientists haven’t been able to determine the origin of COVID-19 but speculations are rife that the virus originated in the seafood market. This was substantiated by reports from Chinese health authorities and the World Health Organization which said that “most” cases had links to the seafood market, which was closed on 1 January.Sceptics on the online forums, however, have been sharing suspicions that the virus could have originated from Wuhan, Institute of Virology, which houses China’s only level- four biosafety laboratory (the highest-level classification of labs that study the deadliest viruses).The first prominent personality to come out publicly and support the theory was the US senator Tom Cotton who appeared on Fox News to allege that the virus could indeed have originated from the lab.Several netizens have also been alleging that this was an attempt to control the Chinese population. However, the claims are unsubstantiated. … [Read more...] about Is the ‘Glee curse’ real? Twitter flooded with conspiracies about popular TV show after Naya Rivera disappears
"Most of the statements and behaviour of Australian politicians are contrary to Australia's national interest, in that they appear to go out of their way to insult a country with whom we have built a strong friendship over a number of decades," said Matthews in a letter to the Australian government. … [Read more...] about Commentary: Lies and hypocrisy behind Australian politicians’ xenophobic mania