Artist reveals Putin ‘superhero’ paintings in Turkey — which are promptly removed

A Russian artist known for his satirical portrayals of Vladimir Putin revealed new works featuring the Russian president in Istanbul on Saturday, according to a report. Alexander Donskoy unveiled four large paintings in Turkey which were meant to portray Putin as a hero — but authorities in Istanbul quickly removed the art, Reuters reported. The… Read More »

Singapore confirms 67th coronavirus case

A contractor working at Shell’s Pulau Bukom manufacturing site in Singapore has contracted the new coronavirus, the company says, as the city-state reported its biggest jump in new cases so far. The Bukom manufacturing site in Singapore houses Shell’s biggest wholly-owned refinery. The company said earlier on Friday it had sent some staff home from… Read More »