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China media blames Google over Gmail suspension


US Internet giant Google’s failure to obey Chinese law is to be blamed for the suspension of its popular email service, a state-run daily today said after the last indirect means to access Gmail was a

Tragedy rekindles pain for MH370 kin

Indonesia President Joko Widodo with AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes at Surabaya, Indonesia, on Tuesday.— AFP

Tearful relatives of those on board missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 said on Tuesday their torment has been awakened anew by the AirAsia loss in Indonesia, nine months into their nightmare.

Gmail service blocked in China


Google Inc’s Gmail was blocked in China after months of disruptions to the world’s biggest email service, with an anti-censorship advocate suggesting the Great Firewall was to blame.

China's Xiaomi raises $1.1 billion from investors at $45 billion valuation


China's Xiaomi Inc is one of the world's fastest-growing smartphone makers

China official under probe over costly belt

A government official in China’s central province has been placed under judicial investigation after a photograph of him seen wearing an expensive Louis Vuitton belt went viral on social media.

China likely factor in North Korea cyber prowess

North Korea may be facing explosive hacking accusations, but analysts are questioning how an isolated, impoverished country with limited Internet access could wage cyber sabotage; and many experts bel

China city prohibits Christmas in schools

A Chinese city has banned schools from holding Christmas events, state media reported on Thursday, highlighting official suspicions about the increasingly popular festival because of its foreign origi

China to test Ebola vaccine on humans

China on Thursday said it has developed a vaccine to combat the spread of deadly Ebola virus that has killed more than 7,000 people in three West African countries, and the test of the drug on humans

Huawei phone sale rises after copying Xiaomi’s strategy?


China’s Huawei Technologies has taken sales of its low-price Honor brand of smartphones to 20 million from 1 million in just one year, hitting pay dirt with the disruptive online-only strategy it copi

Huawei's smartphone sales shoot up after copying Xiaomi's online strategy


Sales of Huawei’s Honor smartphones shoot up to 20 million from 1 million

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