Franco Zeffirelli's bold ideas and enduring energy made him one the 20th Century's most creative and prolific directors. Whether he was directing Elizabeth Taylor as Shakespeare's Shrew, staging more than 120 operas or serving in the Italian…
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By James Griffiths, Eric Cheung and Ben Westcott, CNN
– Jun 14, 9:21 PM
Hong Kong(CNN) Hong Kong's leader is expected to make an announcement Saturday on the future of a controversial China extradition bill, in an apparent bid to quell further unrest and mass demonstrations throughout the semi-autonomous Chinese city.
The Hong Kong government is set to delay a highly controversial plan to allow extraditions to mainland China, local media report. Chief Executive Carrie Lam has refused to scrap the bill, but in recent days a number of key advisers have urged her…