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Chinese academics have launched an online petition challenging Beijing on freedom of speech in the wake of the coronavirus crisis, the South China Morning Post reports. They are calling for the day whistle-blowing doctor Li Wenliang died to become a national day for freedom of speech, and want the government to protect freedom of speech. The death of Li, who was threatened by security forces...

Live score and latest updates from Johannesburg

Welcome to our coverage for day three of the fourth Test between South Africa and England at The Wanderers. If the first day's play was marginally in England's favour, then day two was comprehensively the host's. Yes, there were some dodgy moments like losing three middle-order wickets in the space of five overs to fall to seven down for not much more than 270, but South Africa were left so...

live score and latest updates

Good afternoon and welcome to our live text commentary of this Champions Cup pool-stage tie between title-holders Saracens and Munster, a perennial powerhouse in this competition. We are in round four, which means this is the second leg of the December, home-and-away double-header that marks the halfway stage of the group fixture schedule. In soaking Limerick last Saturday, Munster dogged out a...

Jose Mourinho’s latest Giovani Lo Celso comments appear to be bad news for Tottenham midfielder

Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho has appeared to suggest that Giovani Lo Celso should not expect to start Premier League games anytime soon. The Argentinean international joined the club on a season-long loan on transfer deadline day but has struggled to adapt so far, scoring just one goal in nine appearances in all competitions, with the majority of his playing time coming from off the bench. He...

Brexit latest: Desperate EU wants to speed up Brexit deal to make protect trade bloc | UK | News

Mr Johnson has set January 31 as the day to take the UK out of the EU and in order to successfully achieve that, Brussels has given lead negotiator, Michel Barnier, a mandate to speed up talks according to Politicoin order to maintain a "level playing field" in the future relationship. Although the EU has not committed to Mr Johnson's pledge to "get Brexit done" by the end of 2020, EU leaders...

Transit strike: Here’s the latest on SkyTrain negotiations

SkyTrain workers are set to walk off the job Tuesday unless the union representing workers and the employer come to an agreement Monday.As of 2:00 a.m., negotiations between both parties continue behind closed doors.TransLink CEO Kevin Desmond said he is hopeful a deal could be reached, but urged SkyTrain users to make alternative arrangements.Without a deal, the Expo and Millennium lines will...

Death of a deli: Yitz’s latest casualty in Toronto’s race to bury its culinary past

Barry Silver, owner of Yitz’s, a Jewish delicatessen and catering shop in a traditionally Jewish nook of north Toronto, sat sipping on a Coke Zero on a late November afternoon while Yitz’s manager, Claudio Araujo, sat next to him, pondering the question his boss had just posed: “Who is the bulldog here, and who is the pussycat?”“I am the bulldog,” Araujo said, firmly, after a short...

At least one Canadian sickened after latest recall of California romaine

The Public Health Agency of Canada has confirmed that one Canadian case of E. coli infection has the “fingerprint” linked to recalled romaine lettuce grown in Salinas, CA.“Although an outbreak is not occurring in Canada, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) has identified one Canadian illness with a similar genetic fingerprint to illnesses reported in the U.S. investigation,” the...

Michael Caine, Michelle Pfeiffer only latest stars in town for film, TV shoots

There has been no shortage of Hollywood stars in town filming this year, from Sigourney Weaver to Gary Oldman. But the star-wattage went up notably in the past two weeks with the arrival of Oscar-winning British actor Michael Caine.He is here to play the main role in the Canadian-U.K. co-production Best Sellers, starring alongside American actress Aubrey Plaza of Parks and Recreation fame. Caine...