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Does Xi Jinping ‘fit the bill’ as China’s next Mao

China needs a strong leader like Mao Zedong and President Xi Jinping “fits the bill”, an official publication of the ruling Communist Party said on the eve of a key meeting of the party, speculated to

24 Oct 2016 1:40 AM

China plans midnight internet ban

Children in China could be banned from playing online games after midnight under a new rule designed to combat Internet addiction amid rising concerns over mushrooming military style “boot camps” trea

09 Oct 2016 1:10 AM

India, China hold talks on terrorism for first time

India and China on Tuesday discussed ways to enhance security and cooperation to combat terror as officials from the two sides exchanged information on policies and legislation to deal with terrorism

27 Sep 2016 11:52 PM

China and Russia hold joint drills in South China Sea

China and Russia have carried out joint naval exercises in the resource-rich South China Sea off China’s southern Guangdong province away from the disputed areas, nearly two months after an internatio

19 Sep 2016 5:34 AM

China riled by India-Japan aircraft ‘deal’

Reacting angrily to a report that Japan plans to sell search-and-rescue aircraft to India at a lower cost, China on Tuesday said it would consider such a move “disgraceful” if it is aimed at pressurin

14 Sep 2016 12:04 AM

China reforms rights law amid global heat

Amid global criticism over its rights record, China on Monday announced reforms in laws protecting human rights as well as outlined measures to improve the conditions of prisons and detention centres.

13 Sep 2016 4:09 AM

China gets world’s longest bullet train track

China’s high-speed railway which is making a big pitch to compete in India and global markets has completed over 20,000 kms of track network in the country, becoming world’s longest bullet train netwo

11 Sep 2016 11:10 AM

Barack Obama praises PM Modi for ‘bold policy’ on tax reform

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with US President Barack Obama arrives for the opening session of G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China. (Photo: PTI)

05 Sep 2016 6:40 AM

1st human gene-editing trial in China

Chinese scientists will perform the world’s first genetic editing trial on humans this month, in an attempt to find a cure for lung cancer.

03 Aug 2016 1:42 AM

Chinese hack screens at 2 airports in Vietnam

Flight display screens at Vietnam’s two largest airports were hacked allegedly by Chinese hackers with messages criticising Vietnam’s claims over the disputed South China Sea being displayed, in an ap

01 Aug 2016 5:45 AM