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Woman complains of vulgar scribbling

China has taken up with Vietnam the issue of vulgar scribbling by Vietnamese border staff on the passport of a Chinese woman over the nine dash-line, which represents Beijing’s claims on almost all of

28 Jul 2016 7:33 AM

Chinese military unveils new arms

Chinese military has unveiled a range of new weapons, including long-range missiles, amid calls by its top officials to be combat-ready following a landmark verdict by an UN-backed tribunal that stru

23 Jul 2016 5:53 AM

Two million Chinese applied for second child last year

About two million Chinese couples had applied to have a second child last year before the government officially junked its over three-and-a-half decade-old controversial one-child policy, official med

22 Jul 2016 7:17 AM

Ahead of verdict, China targets SCS tribunal judges

Bracing for an adverse verdict by an international tribunal on the South China Sea dispute to be delivered on Tuesday, China has targeted the judges of the tribunal and the Japanese jurist who appoint

12 Jul 2016 7:10 AM

China: Subs in Indian Ocean are legitimate

Defending the movement of its submarines in the Indian Ocean as “legitimate” and in accordance with “international practices”, China on Thursday said it had never objected to the presence of Indian Na

08 Jul 2016 2:45 AM

Lady Gaga albums banned amid boycott call

Pop singer Lady Gaga whose albums were reportedly banned in China following her meeting with the Dalai Lama came under heavy criticism in the social media with many Chinese netizens calling for boycot

30 Jun 2016 6:44 AM

78 killed, 500 hurt in China rain

Residents look for belongings after their houses were destroyed in the aftermath of a tornado that hit Funing county, in Yancheng city in eastern China's Jiangsu province. (Photo: AP)

24 Jun 2016 4:47 AM

Chinese call for ‘dog meat fest’ ban

On the eve of the infamous annual “dog meat festival” in China, majority of Chinese Sunday for the first time called for an end to the gory event in which over 10,000 canines are expected to be slaugh

20 Jun 2016 12:07 AM

Nude photos used as loan collateral in China

A Chinese money-lending platform followed a scandalous practice of demanding nude photos of women as collateral for loans, Chinese media reported.

16 Jun 2016 6:17 AM

Arunachal Border: China rejects incursion allegations

China on Wednesday rejected allegation of incursion by its troops in Arunachal Pradesh, saying the Sino-India border has not yet been demarcated and the soldiers of the People’s Liberation Army were c

16 Jun 2016 1:27 AM