• Monday, Oct 25, 2021
  • Last Update : 12:19 pm
China strengthens land border protection...

China passes land border protection...

East Asia

Sun, Oct 24 2021

This comes amid a protracted standoff with India, worries about spillover effects from Taliban-controlled...

India, aiming to counter China, deploys...

India deploys rocket system in...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 22 2021

The move on is aimed at countering any threat arising across on the Line of Actual Control (LAC)

43 countries call on China to respect...

China urged to respect Uighur...

East Asia

Fri, Oct 22 2021

Beijing keeps denying accusations of ethnic cleansing against Uighurs and other mostly Muslim Turkic...

Japan's Mount Aso volcano erupts

Japan volcano erupts

East Asia

Wed, Oct 20 2021

No injuries were immediately reported after the late-morning eruption in southwest Japan

Russia, hosting Taliban at international...

Russia calls for Afghan aid

South Asia

Wed, Oct 20 2021

Pakistan, China, Iran, India and former Soviet Central Asian states joined Taliban officials at the talks...

Beijing rolls out Covid-19 booster shots...

Beijing rolls out Covid-19 booster shots...

Coronavirus

Wed, Oct 20 2021

The athletes must be vaccinated or undergo a 21-day quarantine upon entry to China

China growth slows further in third...

China growth slows further in Q3

East Asia

Mon, Oct 18 2021

The economy grew only 0.2% from the previous three months, the weakest since a historic contraction in...

Report: China tests new space capability...

China tests new space capability with...

East Asia

Mon, Oct 18 2021

China's progress on hypersonic weapons ‘caught US intelligence by surprise’

India to join Russia talks involving...

India to join Russia talks on...

World

Thu, Oct 14 2021

The Moscow talks on October 20 also involve China, Pakistan and Iran

Fire in Taiwan kills 46

Fire in Taiwan kills 46

East Asia

Thu, Oct 14 2021

The government is investigating the cause including whether arson was to blame

Japan dissolves parliament, setting...

Japan dissolves parliament

East Asia

Thu, Oct 14 2021

The ruling party has also called for a sharp increase in defence spending to acquire the capability to...

Higher studies in China: A new horizon...

China: A new horizon for Bangladeshi...

Education

Wed, Oct 13 2021

Around 2,800 undergraduates, graduates, and postgraduate students are awarded Chinese government scholarships...

Billionaire Alibaba founder Jack Ma...

Jack Ma reappears in Hong Kong

East Asia

Wed, Oct 13 2021

The Chinese billionaire has been keeping a low profile since delivering a speech in October last year...

Bus plunge, floods kill 28 in

Bus plunge, floods kill 28 in

East Asia

Tue, Oct 12 2021

At least 1.75 million residents across the province have been affected by the floods, with 120,000 safely...

China says it carried out beach landing...

China's landing drills in province near...

East Asia

Mon, Oct 11 2021

China routinely carries out military exercises up and down its coast as well as in the disputed South...

North Korea's Kim calls for improving...

N Korea's Kim calls for improving lives...

East Asia

Mon, Oct 11 2021

The country has not reported a single case of the virus, but has imposed strict border lockdowns, movement...

Japan: Bangladesh sends out strong message...

Japan: Bangladesh showing strength with...

Business

Sun, Oct 10 2021

Automotive industry an emerging sector to attract Japanese investment, says DCCI president

China presses US to cancel tariffs in...

China presses US to cancel tariffs

East Asia

Sun, Oct 10 2021

The Trump administration envisioned a Phase 2 negotiation to follow to tackle more difficult issues such...

Taiwanese president says island will...

'Taiwan won't bow to China'

East Asia

Sun, Oct 10 2021

Beijing sent some 150 sorties into the zone in the days surrounding China's own National Day on 1...

Fear of arrest in Hong Kong over Taiwan...

Hong Kong raids feared over Taiwan...

East Asia

Sat, Oct 9 2021

October 10 marks the anniversary of the 1911 uprising which ushered in a new Republic of China

Taiwan says its future rests in hands...

Taiwan says future in people's...

East Asia

Sat, Oct 9 2021

Taiwan urges China to abandon its "provocative steps of intrusion, harassment and...