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Microsoft to cooperate with Qihoo 360 amid security concerns in China -Xinhua


The two will work together on mobile Internet and artificial intelligence technology

China to build artificial island in disputed sea

China is planning to expand its installation at a disputed island in the South China Sea to establish an artificial island with an airstrip and sea port, rejecting the jurisdiction of the internationa

China open to talks over Dalai’s future

China on Friday said it is open to holding talks with a personal envoy of the Dalai Lama about the future of the

12 sentenced to death in China over terrorism

China’s fast-track courts on Thursday sentenced 81 people, including 12 to death, and arrested 29 others in the restive Xinjiang province for terrorism-related crimes as part of a nationwide crackdown

China tightens security in Beijing

Activists walk with a replica of a Chinese tank in Hong Kong.    -----AFP

China deployed its vast security apparatus on Wednesday to snuff out commemoration of the suppression of pro-democracy protests around Tiananmen Square 25 years ago, flooding the streets with police f

China media calls for punishment for Google, Apple

Chinese state media lashed out at Google, Apple and other US technology companies on Wednesday, calling on Beijing “to punish severely the pawns” of the US government for monitoring China and stealing

China state media calls for 'severe punishment' for Google, Apple, U.S. tech firms

Beijing to punish Google and other US Tech firms for spying on them (Photo: AP)

China state called on Beijing "to punish severely the pawns" of the U.S. government

Home girl Li enters semis

Li Na’s bid to claim her first major tournament on home soil remained on course Wednesday as she progressed to the quarter-finals of the China Open after defeating Wimbledon finalist Sabine Lisicki.

Mortar shell hits Chinese Embassy in Syria; 1 injured


A mortar shell hit the compound of the Chinese Embassy in Syria’s capital Damascus, damaging the building and injuring a Syrian employee.

Champion Azarenka stunned by Petkovic


Defending champion Victoria Azarenka was knocked out in the first round of the China Open on Monday, losing 4-6, 6-2, 4-6 to Andrea Petkovic of Germany.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Indian diaspora in New York with a grand promise: “India will touch new heights.” The crowd of 20,000 Americans of Indian origin erupted in re

Egos or simple ambition? Expediency or strategy? Betrayal or good, old-fashioned politics? What lies behind the big splits in Maharashtra, virtually at the 11th hour before the elections?