London — Crude oil prices rose on Tuesday, underpinned by expectations of a US stimulus to help jump-start the world's biggest oil consumer, a rebound in Asian demand as economies reopen and a stronger stock market.
Hong Kong — Hong Kong's Apple Daily tabloid responded with defiance on Tuesday to the arrest of owner Jimmy Lai under a new national security law imposed by Beijing, promising to “fight on” in a front-page headline over an image of Lai in handcuffs.
Bengaluru — Gold fell on Tuesday as the dollar firmed after Beijing slapped sanctions on US officials in the latest flare-up in tensions between Washington and Beijing, with investors also keeping a close watch on negotiations over a US stimulus plan.
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Minsk — Protesters in Belarus rallied for a second night, continuing a campaign against President Alexander Lukashenko as fraud allegations and international criticism of police crackdowns against the opposition marred his claim of a landslide election victory.