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West sanctions China over Xinjiang abuses, Beijing hits back at EU

Western governments are seeking to hold Beijing accountable for mass detentions of Muslim Uighurs in northwestern China

23 Mar 2021 1:03 PM

China reports surge in symptomless COVID-19 infections

A total of 20 new confirmed and 161 new asymptomatic cases were reported in the mainland on October 25

26 Oct 2020 9:52 AM

China records highest surge in coronavirus cases since April

Authorities have rolled out mass testing for hundreds of thousands of people in the port city of Dalian, as well as in Xinjiang's Urumqi

27 Jul 2020 9:21 AM

US sanctions Chinese suppliers of Apple, Samsung for human rights abuses

China has detained an estimated 1 million or more members of the Uighur and other Muslim ethnic minority groups in internment camps.

21 Jul 2020 4:44 PM

Not just Huawei equipment, now US vows to keep out employees of Chinese firm

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said a visa ban would be imposed on Huawei staff. The company's website says it has 194,000 employees.

16 Jul 2020 7:13 PM


China hits top US officials with retaliatory sanctions over Uighur row

Human rights groups say China has rounded over one million Uighurs and other Turkic Muslims in Xinjiang in a vast brainwashing campaign

13 Jul 2020 3:53 PM

Hair weaves suspected to be from Chinese detention camps seized

Recent reports say China has its ethnic minorities locked up in camps where they are subjected to ideological discipline, physical abuse

05 Jul 2020 12:58 PM

US teen’s TikTok ‘makeup tutorial’ on Xinjiang goes viral

Aziz starts her video telling viewers: 'The first thing you need to do is grab your lash curler.'

28 Nov 2019 10:47 AM

Pakistan turning blind eye to human rights abuses in Xinjiang: Experts

China's close ally, Pakistan, is a Muslim country and one of the most powerful members of the OIC.

21 Jul 2019 10:30 AM

Reached 'broad consensus' over counter-terror works with UN: China

This came after a controversial visit by a senior UN official to the restive far western Chinese region of Xinjiang this week.

16 Jun 2019 2:44 PM


Why isn’t China under fire for Xinjiang repression?

The problem is that the large majority of the population of the restive Muslim province is considered as “extremist”.

10 Aug 2018 12:56 AM

China says no plan to divert water of Brahmaputra

China will continue to attach great importance to cross-border river cooperation, she said.

01 Nov 2017 1:00 AM

Report of plans to divert Brahmaputra water to Xinjiang false: China

China will continue to attach great importance to cross-border river cooperation, China said.

31 Oct 2017 2:19 PM

India-China will not go beyond warmongering

Kargil was India’s first living room war where controlled electronic feeds lit up emotion in homes nationwide that fostered a groundswell of jingoism.

02 Aug 2017 12:42 AM

Muslim names like Saddam, Jihad for babies banned in Xinjiang: China

Children with banned names will not get a household registration, needed for accessing public school and other social services.

25 Apr 2017 3:32 PM


China bans burqas, abnormal beards in Muslim province of Xinjiang

The new regulation will dissuade burqa-clad women from entering the airports, railway stations and other public places.

01 Apr 2017 9:27 AM

India’s work on vital strategies

China has to a great extent influenced the Muslim countries like Iran, Pakistan, Central Asian Republics.

10 Mar 2017 2:51 AM