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China censors squash giant toad report

Chinese reports about a giant inflatable toad have been deleted from the Internet after social media users compared the puffed-up animal to a former Communist Party chief.

China town ‘sealed off’ after man dies of plague

Some 30,000 people living at Yumen in the north-western province of Gansu are not being allowed to leave, and the police at roadblocks on its perimeter is telling motorists to find alternative routes

In rare openness, China Army shows off dancing robots

A Chinese People’s Liberation Army cadet adjusts dancing humanoid robots at the PLA’s Armoured Forces Engineering Academy -AFP

To the sound of Shakira’s Waka Waka (This Time for Africa) robots demonstrated their dance steps, screaming recruits drilled with bayonets and tanks rolled as China’s military offered a rare moment of

McDonald’s, KFC face food safety scandal

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McDonald’s and KFC in China faced a new food safety scare on Monday after a Shanghai television station reported a supplier sold them expired beef and chicken.

China CPC in ideology crackdown

China’s ruling Communist Party has demanded that government officials be prevented from “being disoriented and losing themselves” to the influence of Western ideals, a newspaper with close ties to the

China special envoy to Kabul praises Pakistan, ISI

China’s new special envoy to Afghanistan on Monday gave a clean chit to Pakistan and its powerful spy agency ISI amid allegations that they backed terrorist outfits.

China plans sea Silk Road from Fujian

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China has planned to make its southeast Fujian province the starting point of the Maritime Silk Road, a strategic initiative to improve connectivity and trade among Asian nations through sea-route.

US Navy chief in China for top level talks

The chief of the US Navy met his Chinese counterpart Tuesday for talks aimed at improving cooperation between their fleets amid concerns over regional territorial disputes and potential armed conflict

Apple iPhone 'threat to national security': Chinese media

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Frequent locations function could be used to gather extremely sensitive data

US presses China on maritime tensions

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The United States on Wednesday “forcefully” pressed China on festering maritime rows and human rights, even as the two countries vowed to seek cooperation rather than confrontation.Opening two days of

The collective moral might and high-mindedness of the Communist parties of India miserably failed the country in the critical battle of 2014. Their numbers in Parliament dropped drastically and their presence as an ideological force is dwindling day by day.

Here is something for Dinanath Batra to chew on. While he leads the charge against cakes and candles on birthdays, all things Western, including English language education, millions of Chinese college students take the country’s many standardised English tests every year, hoping to embellish their resumes with language certificates.