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Hong Kong professor held after body found in suitcase in his office

The associate professor from the Department of Mechanical Engineering had reported his wife missing on August 20.

29 Aug 2018 1:35 PM

Belt and Road initiative is not a debt trap, says China

The Belt and Road initiative, first mentioned in a speech Chinese President Xi Jinping gave in Kazakhstan in 2013.

28 Aug 2018 10:53 AM

18 killed as fire breaks out at hotel in China's Harbin: reports

The blaze broke out during the night at the hotel in Harbin, capital of the northeastern Heilongjiang province.

25 Aug 2018 1:50 PM

Shanghai man who killed his wife, hid her body in freezer gets death sentence

In the three months after killing his wife, Zhu Xiaodong used her money to fund travel as well as hotel trysts with other women, the court said.

23 Aug 2018 1:32 PM

Willing to play constructive role in easing India-Pakistan relations, says China

China welcomed the 'positive' remarks of PM Modi and his new Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan on improving bilateral ties.

23 Aug 2018 8:46 AM

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Chinese President Xi Jinping to visit North Korea next month

Reportedly Xi, at the invitation of North Korea leader Kim Jong Un, will attend celebrations of 70th anniversary of North Korea's founding.

18 Aug 2018 5:25 PM

China to send negotiator to US for trade talks this month

The two countries plan to launch a new round of tit-for-tat tariffs on USD 16 billion worth of goods from each country on August 23.

16 Aug 2018 3:21 PM

Magnitude-5 quake hits China, 18 injured

The epicentre of the quake which struck on Sunday was at a depth of seven kilometres, China Earthquake Networks Centre said.

14 Aug 2018 2:36 PM

First time in 20 yrs, China’s imports exceed exports amid trade war with US

China has reported a current account deficit of USD 28.3 billion in the first half of this year.

08 Aug 2018 12:34 PM

Technological breakthrough: China successfully tests first hypersonic aircraft

The Xingkong-2 or Starry Sky-2, was launched in a target range located in Northwest China on Friday last.

06 Aug 2018 3:55 PM

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China plans tariffs on USD 60 billion of US goods in latest trade salvo

US tightened pressure for trade concessions from Beijing by proposing a higher 25 per cent tariff on USD 200 bn worth of Chinese imports.

04 Aug 2018 9:25 AM

China’s top Buddhist monk accused of sexual assault, temple denies claims

Xuecheng is member of top political advisory body and head of govt-affiliated Buddhist Association of China.

03 Aug 2018 1:55 PM

Google reportedly making censored search engine for China, criticised

The search project, which works like a filter will reportedly blacklist terms about human rights, democracy, religion and peaceful protests.

02 Aug 2018 1:19 PM

China launches Earth observation satellite to monitor Belt and Road Initiative

The Gaofen-11 can be used for land survey, urban planning, road network design, agriculture, and disaster relief as well as for BRI.

31 Jul 2018 3:42 PM

UK foreign minister refers to Chinese wife as 'Japanese' during China visit

Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt, on his first official visit to China, quickly acknowledged the 'terrible' error.

30 Jul 2018 4:17 PM

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China says it is ready to work with new Pak govt regardless of poll results

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said regardless of election result, bilateral ties developing with Pak not be affected.

26 Jul 2018 6:18 PM

Chinese man sets off explosive outside US embassy in Beijing: police

The area where the incident took place is home to several embassies, including those of the United States, India and Israel.

26 Jul 2018 12:08 PM

Chinese woman detained after tossing ink on Xi Jinping poster: Activists

Chinese Human Rights Defenders said Dong is believed to have been held later and her Twitter account was deleted hours after the incident.

17 Jul 2018 1:49 PM

Co-pilot tried to hide e-cigarette smoke, sparked mid-air emergency instead

The incident, which resulted in deployment of passenger oxygen masks, occurred Tuesday on flight by Chinese flag carrier from Hong Kong.

13 Jul 2018 6:50 PM

Trade war: Tit-for-tat tariffs will 'destroy' trade relations with US, says China

The outburst of large-scale mutual levying of tariffs between China and the United States will inevitably destroy Sino-US trade.

11 Jul 2018 10:00 AM

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