Category: General

Myanmar Military Frees 13 Villagers Caught in Rakhine Conflict

Myanmar’s military on Monday freed all but two of 15 villagers suspected of contact with rebel forces, whom it had detained in Buthidaung township amid fighting between government soldiers and insurgent Arakan Army troops in restive northern Rakhine st…

Posted in General January 15, 2019

France’s Macron Calls Fellow Citizens to National Debate

French President Emmanuel Macron has released what he calls a “letter to the French,” encouraging a national debate on issues that have led to two months of anti-government protests.”This is how I intend to turn anger into solutions,” Macron said Sunda…

Posted in General January 13, 2019

British Base in Southeast Asia Would Antagonize China

TAIPEI A British amphibious warfare ship passed through the South China Sea in August and China, Asia’s strongest military power with a claim to almost the whole waterway, expelled it. Now the European country with a once powerful colonial foothold i…

Checkpoint Therapeutics Initiates Registrational Development Programs for Anti-PD-L1 Antibody CK-301

Ongoing endometrial and colorectal cancer cohorts intended to support BLA submissions NEW YORK, Jan. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Checkpoint Therapeutics, Inc. (“Checkpoint”) (NASDAQ: CKPT), a clinical-stage immuno-oncology biopharmaceutical company focused on the acquisition, development and commercialization of novel treatments for patients with solid tumor cancers, today announced that the ongoing multi-center clinical trial of […]

India Deports 2nd Group of Rohingya Muslims

India deported a second small group of Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar Thursday as part of what it said was an ongoing crackdown on illegal immigrants.A police official in India’s northeastern Assam state, Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta, said a family of five Rohin…

India Deports 2nd Group of Rohingya Muslims

India deported a second small group of Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar Thursday as part of what it said was an ongoing crackdown on illegal immigrants.A police official in India’s northeastern Assam state, Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta, said a family of five Rohin…