• Tuesday, Nov 24, 2020
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China launches Moon probe to bring back...

China launches Moon probe

East Asia

Tue, Nov 24 2020

The probe is expected to land in late November and collect material during one lunar day, equivalent...

Hundreds of flights cancelled as Shanghai...

Hundreds of flights cancelled in Shanghai...

East Asia

Tue, Nov 24 2020

More than 17,700 people had been swabbed by Monday morning at part of a drive to test airport cargo...

New Chinese submersible reaches Earth's...

New Chinese submersible reaches Mariana...

East Asia

Fri, Nov 20 2020

The water pressure at the bottom of the trench is a crushing eight tons per square inch

Researchers: China's new coal plants...

China's new coal plants risk 2060 climate...

East Asia

Fri, Nov 20 2020

The research organization called for the Chinese government to shut down all new coal-fired power plants...

Top US official to visit Taiwan

Top US official to visit Taiwan

East Asia

Fri, Nov 20 2020

In August, health chief Alex Azar became the highest-ranking US official to visit Taiwan

China refutes Five Eyes statement over...

China refutes Five Eyes' HK...

East Asia

Fri, Nov 20 2020

‘Any attempt to pressure China and undermine China's sovereignty, security and development...

China maintains ban on Boeing 737 Max...

China maintains ban on Boeing 737 Max...

East Asia

Fri, Nov 20 2020

The US Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday approved commercial flight operations of the...

British diplomat in China earns hero...

British diplomat saves drowning student...

East Asia

Tue, Nov 17 2020

Ellison's actions earned praise from his boss back in the London, Foreign Secretary Dominic

Biden: US, allies need to set global...

Biden: US, allies need action on trade...

North America

Tue, Nov 17 2020

The signing of the RCEP at a regional summit in Hanoi creates the world’s largest trade agreement,...

South Korea to tighten social distancing,...

Covid-19: South Korea to tighten social...

East Asia

Tue, Nov 17 2020

The country has a total infections of 28,998, with 494 deaths

China finds Covid-19 on frozen beef,...

China finds Covid-19 on frozen

East Asia

Sun, Nov 15 2020

China is the world’s top beef buyer and Brazil and Argentina its largest suppliers

Infographic: Asian leaders sign world’s...

Infographic: Asian leaders sign world’s...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 14 2020

Asian leaders are due to sign the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), a mammoth trade...

China finds Covid-19 on packaging of...

China finds Covid-19 on packaging of...

East Asia

Fri, Nov 13 2020

The Brazilian government did not immediately comment on the status of the plant's authorization to...

India, China close in on plan to end...

India, China seek to end months of military...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 13 2020

The 3,800-km long India-China border is undemarcated, and the two countries went to war in 1962

Infographic: Glaciers in China melt...

Infographic: Glaciers in China melt...

East Asia

Fri, Nov 13 2020

More than 2,600 glaciers on China’s stark Tibetan plateau are melting at an alarming rate –...

China finally congratulates Biden

China finally congratulates Biden

North America

Fri, Nov 13 2020

‘We respect the choice of the American people. We extend congratulations to Mr Biden and Ms...

N Korea slams UN nuclear agency as marionette...

N Korea slams IAEA as marionette of...

East Asia

Thu, Nov 12 2020

‘The IAEA is no more than a political tool of the Western countries’

US warns of more China sanctions over...

US warns of more China sanctions

North America

Thu, Nov 12 2020

On Monday, the US imposed sanctions on four more officials accused of curbing freedoms in Hong Kong

China urges US to stop increasing ties...

China urges US to stop increasing ties...

East Asia

Wed, Nov 11 2020

Taiwan has long sought a free trade agreement with the United States

Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers threaten...

HK pro-democracy MPs threaten to...

East Asia

Mon, Nov 9 2020

The inability of Hong Kongers to elect their leaders and all of their lawmakers has been at the heart...

US removes shadowy group condemned by...

US removes China condemned ETIM from...

North America

Sat, Nov 7 2020

Beijing has regularly blames ETIM for attacks as it justifies its measures in Xinjiang where one million...