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 The backlash against Blizzard has been swift, with gamers and politicians  weighing in. There has been talk of a boycott, with #blizzardboycott trending on Twitter. Photograph: Michael Nelson/EPA

Sports and politics often cross paths. In recent months alone there have been debates about everything from former England captain Gary Lineker sharin(...)

Participants cheer beneath a large portrait of Chinese president Xi Jinping during a parade to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the founding of Communist China in Beijing on Tuesday. Photograph: Mark Schiefelbein/AP

China celebrated its growing power and confidence with a big display of military hardware and goose-stepping troops in Beijing on Tuesday, overseen by(...)

Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam: “For a chief executive to have caused this huge havoc to Hong Kong is unforgivable,” she was heard to say in the leaked recording.  Photograph: Jae C Hong/AP

Hong Kong’s chief executive has struggled to retract private comments in a leaked audio recording suggesting she regretted causing havoc and wanted to(...)

Screen grab taken from video released on August 29th from China’s state-run CCTV shows People’s Liberation Army (PLA) troops for the Hong Kong Garrison arriving on a ship in Hong Kong during a routine rotation of personnel. Source: AFP/Getty Images

China rotated troops in its People’s Liberation Army (PLA) garrison in Hong Kong on Thursday, days before protesters planned to hold a march calling f(...)

 Donatella Versace waves as she takes part in the NYC Pride March as part of World Pride commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising in New York City. Photograph: Angela Weiss /Getty Images

Italian luxury label Versace and its artistic director Donatella Versace apologised on Sunday after one of the company’s T-shirts was widely criticise(...)

 Three masked young people from Hong Kong’s recent ongoing anti-government movement hold a press conference to read out a list of demands and condemn the city’s pro-Beijing leaders, in Hong Kong on Tuesday. Photograph: Getty Images

Beijing warned Hong Kong protesters on Tuesday that “those who play by fire will perish by it”, following days of havoc and anarchy caused by a genera(...)

Demonstrators walk past tear gas during a protest in the Sheung Wan area of Hong Kong on Sunday. Photograph:  Kyle Lam/Bloomberg

China reiterated on Monday its support for Hong Kong’s leader, Carrie Lam, and its police, and called on Hong Kong people to oppose violence following(...)

The S&P 500 reached a record high on Monday. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

Global stock markets were buoyed on Monday as a thaw in the US-China trade dispute lifted market sentiment and spurred a rally in equities. European (...)

A placard is displayed during a protest following a day of violence over a proposed extradition bill, near the Legislative Council building in Hong Kong. Photograph: Jorge Silva/Reuters

Hong Kong’s chief executive Carrie Lam has said she will suspend a proposed extradition bill indefinitely following widespread anger and violent prote(...)

Thousands of protesters take part in a march against amendments to an extradition bill in Hong Kong. Photograph: Jerome Favre/EPA

Riot police surrounded Hong Kong’s parliament on Sunday after what had been a peaceful million-strong protest against an extradition bill descended in(...)

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