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October 12: What happened this day in...

October 12: What happened this day in...

World

Sat, Oct 12 2019

A chronological timetable of historical events that occurred on this day in history. Historical facts...

China lowers expectations for US trade...

China lowers expectations for US trade...

World

Thu, Oct 10 2019

Top US and Chinese trade and economic officials are set to meet in Washington in order to try ending...

China slams 'sinister intentions' of...

China slams 'sinister intentions' of...

World

Wed, Oct 9 2019

'Under the pretence of human rights, this institution is whitewashing such a separatist supporting...

South Park creators offer mocking apology...

South Park creators offer mocking apology...

Showtime

Tue, Oct 8 2019

The Cyberspace Administration of China, which oversees internet governance, did not immediately respond...

US puts Hikvision, Chinese security...

US puts Hikvision, Chinese security...

World

Tue, Oct 8 2019

The list includes municipal and county public security bureaus and the Xinjiang Police College

Hong Kong metro system partially reopens...

Hong Kong metro system partially reopens...

Asia-Pacific

Sun, Oct 6 2019

Violent protests erupted across the city after its leader Carrie Lam invoked colonial-era emergency...

Myanmar rejects China proposal to let...

Myanmar rejects China proposal to let...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Oct 2 2019

'China also said [to Myanmar] to give them [Rohingyas] cell phones so that they can inform their...

Hong Kong protesters target mainland...

Hong Kong protesters target mainland...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Oct 2 2019

Protesters took aim at some of China’s largest banks at the weekend, spray-painting anti-China...

Police shoot HK protester as China celebrates...

Police shoot HK protester as China celebrates...

East Asia

Tue, Oct 1 2019

Police said the officer feared for his life when he fired the weapon, hitting an 18 year-old...

In pictures: China's 70 years of Communist...

In pictures: China's 70 years of Communist...

Image Gallery

Tue, Oct 1 2019

Around 15,000 soldiers, tanks and high-tech weapons were ready to file past Tiananmen Square for an event...

Xi Jinping: No force can shake...

Xi Jinping: No force can shake...

World

Tue, Oct 1 2019

But behind the festivities, a clutch of challenges tests Xi's ability to maintain economic and political...

China marks 70th anniversary with massive...

China marks 70th anniversary with massive...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 1 2019

The Chinese president is expected to speak at the Gate of Heavenly Peace - the same spot where Chairman...

China quietly doubles troop levels in...

China quietly doubles troop levels in...

East Asia

Mon, Sep 30 2019

China has now assembled its largest-ever active force of People’s Liberation Army (PLA) troops...

19 killed in China after fire breaks...

19 killed in China after fire breaks...

East Asia

Mon, Sep 30 2019

Among eight people rescued from the fire, three were injured and sent to hospital for medical treatment,...

Onion fever as India bans exports

Onion fever as India bans exports

Business

Sun, Sep 29 2019

India is the second largest onion producer and exporter in the world after China

Road accident kills 36 in China

Road accident kills 36 in China

Asia Pacific

Sun, Sep 29 2019

Another 36 were injured with nine of them in critical condition

Do unto others

Do unto others

Niaz Alam

Fri, Sep 27 2019

Vulnerable Rohingya have been scapegoated for one thing after another

Beijing opens largest airport ahead...

Beijing opens largest airport ahead...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Sep 25 2019

The futuristic, starfish resembling airport sits on 700,000 square metres (173 acres) of land –...

Our flawed humanitarianism

Our flawed humanitarianism

Mohammad Tareq Hasan

Wed, Sep 25 2019

When the logic of profit overrules humanity

Bangladesh, China, Myanmar to jointly...

Bangladesh, China, Myanmar to jointly...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Sep 24 2019

Minister Momen holds talks with his Chinese, Myanmar counterparts in NY

Pompeo urges world to resist China's...

Pompeo urges world to resist China's...

World

Mon, Sep 23 2019

UN experts and activists say at least 1 million Uighurs, and members of other largely Muslim minority...