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Xi boosts power with Deng Xiaoping comparison


China’s state propaganda machine is seizing Friday’s 110th anniversary of Deng Xiaoping’s birth to highlight similarities between President Xi Jinping and the paramount leader who set the country on t

‘Payback’ time for Russia, China

Chinese and Russian state media seized on the US police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old and ensuing protests to fire back at Washington’s criticisms of their own governments, portraying the U

2 die after shooting in China, say Tibet groups

Overseas Tibetan rights groups say two people have died after they were wounded by police gunfire while protesting the detention of a local leader in southwestern China.

Jackie Chan’s son arrested for drugs possession

Jaycee Chan

Kungfu superstar Jackie Chan’s 32-year-old son, Jaycee Chan, has been arrested along with his Taiwanese friend here on drug-related charges, the official Chinese media reported on Monday.

Apple stores data on China servers


Apple Inc has begun keeping the personal data of some Chinese users on servers in mainland China, marking the first time that the tech giant is storing user data on Chinese soil.

China team to visit India for factories

A high-level Chinese delegation will visit India this month to finalise plans for multi-billion- dollar investments in Industrial Parks as the official media highlighted Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s

Beijing hopes to work with Vatican

China on Friday said it hopes to have a “constructive dialogue” with the Vatican to improve ties strained over a historical contest for authority over the 52 million Christians in the Communist nation

ISIS wants Uighur girls as sex slaves

Chinese police is probing claims that teenage Uighur girls based outside the restive Xinjiang province were being telephoned and asked to serve as “sex slaves” for Islamic State jihadists, formerly kn

Back Xi, Chinese military tells cadre

The Chinese military has asked its officers and soldiers to shun political liberalism and support President Xi Jinping in his reform efforts and campaign against corruption in the 2.3 million-strong P

Xiaomi regrets using personal data


Chinese firm gains unauthorised access to personal info

Viswanathan Anand has for the second year running been outclassed in the World Chess Championship by a player nearly 20 years his younger.

Narendra Modi was sworn in as Prime Minister on May 26, 2014, and has clearly won the sprint when his government completes six months in office on November 26.