Black Panther too ‘politically correct’ for China as ticket sales dive in world’s second-largest market

Black Panther too ‘politically correct’ for China as ticket sales dive in world’s second-largest market

Updated March 18, 2018 19:06:11 Black Panther opened at the top of China’s box office last weekend, collecting an estimated $US62.8 million, but a lukewarm audience response has seen ticket sales dive in the days since. Key points: Chinese viewers have complained about the film’s ‘American values’ An analyst said …

Rocket attack on market in Syrian capital kills 35 people, state media reports

Rocket attack on market in Syrian capital kills 35 people, state media reports

Updated March 21, 2018 08:34:29 Photo: Eastern Ghouta has come under heavy attack in recent days. (Syrian Civil Defence White Helmets via AP) Rockets fired on a market in a Government-controlled neighbourhood of Damascus have killed 35 people and injured more than 20 others, according to Syrian state-run media, marking …