China extends innovation lead over US

China, which last year overtook the United States as the world’s top filer of international patents, a key measure of technical innovation, increased its lead significantly in 2020, the UN said Tuesday.

NGO probed over Maersk payment after migrant rescue

Italian authorities are investigating a local NGO for allegedly taking money from the Danish shipping firm Maersk after a migrant rescue mission last year, according to reports and the organisation Tuesday.