Articles by James Patterson
Hundreds of millions of Chinese people head to their hometowns for Lunar New Year but many travellers seemed unfazed by the mystery virus

China Virus Spreads to New Cities

Chinese officials confirmed a third death and the Wuhan Municipal Health Commission said the number of patients with pneumonia has grown from 62 to 136.
Duterte's anti-drugs campaign has resulted in more than 5,500 dealers or users being gunned down, authorities say. Rights groups say the true toll is at least four times as high

Lawyer Wants to Retract Complaint On Duterte

Jude Sabio, a Filipino lawyer, submitted a 77-page complaint to the International Criminal Court (ICC) in April of 2017 against President Rodrigo Duterte alleging “continuing mass murder” in the...

Hong Kong Theme Park Ends Dolphin Shows

Suffering through what has been described as an "unprecedented steep decline" of 30% during the unrest in Hong Kong, a struggling theme park is ending its controversial show featuring sea lions and...
Turkey said Wednesday it would seek "alternatives" to the F-35 fighter jet programme the United States has excluded it from

Turkey Invites Malaysia

The CEO of TAI, Temel Kotil is awaiting Malaysia’s response. There is already a “memorandum of understanding” signed last year between TAI and Malaysia.
Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte Says He Has Girlfriends, Not Cronies

Using some humor that is unique to the Philippines, President Rodrigo Duterte responded to critics accusing him of cronyism by saying he has “girlfriends” but not cronies.
Wallaby leads police on chase

Australia's Air-Dropping Veggies for Animals

Matt Kean, Australia’s minister of energy and environment, said over 2,000 pounds (1,000 kilograms) of sweet potatoes and carrots were dropped over different colonies since last week.
Chinese vessel in the South China Sea

Chinese Ships Leave Contested Waters

Indonesian President Joko Widodo had paid a visit to the area Wednesday where he had sent warships and fighter jets to assert Indonesia’s sovereignty in the region.


Canelo Alvarez

Canelo Alvarez Could Stage A Fight In Japan

Canelo Alvarez’s next fight could be staged in Japan as the Mexican superstar is reportedly in negotiations with WBA ‘regular’ middleweight champion Ryota Murata for a potential bout in the spring.