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China allows couples third child amid demographic crisis

China long touted its one-child policy as a success in preventing 400 million additional births in the world's most populous country

21 Aug 2021 5:38 PM

Pro-China supporters in Hong Kong rally ahead of anniversary

Pro-democracy advocates have called for a major rally to coincide with the celebrations in Beijing.

29 Sep 2019 8:45 PM

Hong Kong leader to announce withdrawal of controversial extradition bill

It was not immediately clear if the announcement, due later on Wednesday, would help end the unrest.

04 Sep 2019 1:03 PM

US 'destroying international order': Chinese media after currency manipulation charge

In strongly-worded editorial, the People's Daily said US was holding its own citizens to ransom, without mentioning the latest US move.

06 Aug 2019 1:29 PM

Sign of the times: China's capital orders Arabic, Muslim symbols taken down

The campaign has included the removal of Middle Eastern-style domes on many mosques around the country in favour of Chinese-style pagodas.

01 Aug 2019 2:06 PM

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Earnestly rendered compilation portrays a flawed genius

Each translator has a section of poems which he has translated — Husain Mir Ali, Baidar Bakht, Sumantra Ghosal, Pritish Nandy and Sudeep Sen.

16 Jun 2019 6:57 AM

China gets an app for Xi Jinping’s ‘inspirational quotes’

The app’s name -- “Xuexi Qiangguo” or “Study to Make China strong” – is a pun as the Chinese word for studying.

21 Feb 2019 1:40 PM

China will 'never seek hegemony,' Xi says in reform speech

The Chinese leader said China would not develop "at the expense of other countries' interests."

18 Dec 2018 5:33 PM

China accuses ex-Interpol chief Meng Hongwei of bribery, other crimes

Interpol announced Sunday that Meng had resigned as president of the international police agency, effective immediately.

08 Oct 2018 3:10 PM

‘Re-educating’ Xinjiang: How the Chinese rule Uighurs

The Uighurs are Turkic Muslims, and official Chinese fears of fundamentalist radicalisation are not exactly unfounded.

20 Sep 2018 1:45 AM

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China to regulate online religious activity amid crackdown on churches, mosques

Anyone wishing to provide religious instruction or services online must apply by name and judged morally fit and politically reliable.

11 Sep 2018 2:37 PM

Cubans to join public debate on new constitution recognising private enterprise

The debate also opens the door to same-sex marriage, a major demand of Cuba's LGBT community.

14 Aug 2018 2:44 PM

Beijing to shut 1,000 manufacturing firms by 2020: report

The city has already rejected registration applications from 19,500 firms.

30 Jul 2018 12:44 PM

Communist Party of China leader Sun Zhengcai jailed for life on graft charges

Sun admitted in April to an intermediate court in the city of Tianjin that he had taken bribes of more than 170 million yuan.

08 May 2018 2:04 PM

China considers law to punish those who glorify 'wars of invasion'

China unveiled the law to protect heroes and martyrs in Dec, and it is likely to be passed by the largely rubber-stamp parliament on Friday.

25 Apr 2018 6:32 PM

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After 6-decade of Castro rule, Cuba all set to greet Miguel Diaz-Canel as prez

Diaz-Canel will become the island's first leader born after the 1959 revolution, and the first in 60 years who is not named Castro.

19 Apr 2018 3:04 PM

CPC 19th Congress measures important for China: Diplomat

The Congress, which took place in October, 2017, had also cemented the position of Xi Jingping as President for the second term till 2022.

13 Apr 2018 8:10 AM

Sperm donors in China asked to swear loyalty to Communist Party

‘The donors must love the socialist motherland and embrace the leadership of the Communist Party.’

06 Apr 2018 9:27 PM

China wants to regulate video spoofs amid intensifying crackdown on content

Industry insiders say the sweeping crackdown on media content is having a chilling effect on content makers.

23 Mar 2018 5:06 PM

China’s getting a makeover: Xi's thought incorporated in constitution

The inclusion of the Chinese President's political philosophy in the constitution was due to the ‘historic’ achievements.

12 Mar 2018 12:42 PM

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