Tip News

November 18, 2019

TAG Crisis - Tip News

Crisis

Hong Kong siege turns campus into scorched battleground

Hong Kong siege turns campus into scorched battleground

A modern city-centre campus disfigured by fire and strewn with debris, its windows smashed and graffiti covering the red-brick walls -- a Hong Kong university has become the epicentre of the city's nearly six-month crisis.Cornered and increasingly desperate,

Judge lowers opioid settlement to $465 million, blames error

Judge lowers opioid settlement to $465 million, blames error

An Oklahoma judge who had ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $572 million for its role in the opioid crisis on Friday reduced the figure to $465 million, after a miscalculation.Judge Thad Balkman in August ordered the pharmaceutical giant to pay Oklahoma $572 bi

Chile: nearly a month of protests

Chile: nearly a month of protests

Protests against social inequality have rocked Chile for nearly a month, in an explosion of violence that has claimed more than 20 lives.Here is a recap of key developments in the country's worst crisis since its return to democracy in 1990.- Metro tickets tr