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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...

The bitter world we inhabit

The bitter world we inhabit

Forrest Cookson

Mon, Sep 23 2019

With the Rohingya crisis, simply continuing the current arrangements is unfeasible

As China sway grows, US to confront...

As China sway grows, US to confront...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Sep 18 2019

The White House said Trump would host a “Global Call to Protect Religious Freedom” at the...

China optimistic in solving problems...

China optimistic in solving problems...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Sep 16 2019

Chinese high officials offered two specific proposals which Rohingya representatives have agreed...

Mall brawls and street fights as Hong...

Mall brawls and street fights as Hong...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Sep 14 2019

The movement is the biggest challenge to China's rule since the city was handed back by Britain in...

Amid protests, US lawmakers say Hong...

Amid protests, US lawmakers say Hong...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 11 2019

The US lawmakers also expressed concern about the use of crowd control equipment against protesters

India rejects China-Pakistan joint statement...

India rejects China-Pakistan joint statement...

World

Tue, Sep 10 2019

Indian External Affairs Ministry’s Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said the territory has been “illegally...

Hong Kong leader says escalation of...

Hong Kong leader says escalation of...

East Asia

Tue, Sep 10 2019

Chinese officials have accused foreign forces of trying to hurt Beijing by creating chaos in Hong Kong,...