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China tourism city of Sanya struck by Covid, 80,000 tourists stranded

SANYA, China: Following a Covid lockdown, some 80,000 tourists cannot leave the southern Chinese beach resort of Sanya. The restrictions ...

Bangladesh collects biometric data of 800,000 refugees to send to Myanmar

DHAKA, Bangladesh - On Sunday, China pledged to assist Bangladesh in repatriating thousands of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar.Bangladesh Foreign Minister ...

Nepal looking at the Taiwan issue closely, supporting one-China policy

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Nepal says it is closely monitoring the recent Taiwan issue and remains committed to the one-China policy.Sewa ...

Raid on Chinese-owned casino triggers gang war in town near Chinese border

SHAN STATE, Myanmar - At least one person has been killed in a series of attacks in Muse, northern Shan ...

After consecutive high-level Chinese visits, Nepal reciprocates

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Dr. Narayan Khadka, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will be in China from August 9 to 11.According to ...

Sales of Chinese smartphones surge in Russia media

Their market share has been steadily increasing since Apple and Samsung paused sales, Kommersant reportsChinese brands now make up the ...

Sense of universal responsibility is biggest contribution of Tibetan culture to world: Hollywood star Richard Gere

Lhasa [Tibet], August 11 (ANI): The 14th Dalai Lama's idea of Universal Responsibility is that of a global responsibility that ...

China: Xi's 'Zero Covid Policy' develops fault lines between administration, citizens

Hong Kong, August 11 (ANI): Owing to the hard-line "Zero Covid Policy" of the authoritarian regime of Xi Jinping in ...

China's "politically motivated" actions blocking sanctions on Pak-based terrorist exposes its doublespeak: sources

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): China's doublespeak and double standards against the world's shared battle against terrorism have been ...

Myanmar's Sanctions-Hit Junta Still Netting Vast Oil, Gas Profits

Bangkok - Vast oil and gas profits continue flowing to, and propping up, Myanmar's military junta a year and a ...

At 75, India Seeks Way Forward in Big but Job-Scarce Economy

NEW DELHI - As India's economy grew, the hum of factories turned the sleepy, dusty village of Manesar into a ...

China's extreme nationalism could blind itself to its problems

Beijing [China], August 11 (ANI): China's extreme nationalism, including the repeated assertion made under the Xi Jinping regime that the ...

5 Die as Militants Attack Indian Army Post in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, INDIA - Militants attacked an Indian army post in the disputed Kashmir region on Thursday, killing three soldiers, while ...

In Solomon Islands, Some Wary of Beijing-backed Construction

HONIARA, SOLOMON ISLANDS - On the main street of Honiara, capital of the Solomon Islands, the Chinese presence is noticeable ...

What is this new Langya virus? Do we need to be worried?

A new virus, Langya henipavirus, is suspected to have caused infections in 35 people in China's Shandong and Henan provinces ...

China's robotaxis making advances on road to commercial operation

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- Feeling a little tired wandering in the vast Shougang Park, a ...

At UN, China puts hold on bid by India, US to sanction Pakistan terrorist who plotted Kandahar plane hijacking

Washington [US], August 11 (ANI): While all other 14 members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Wednesday agreed ...

China's aim to boost country's economy collapses as Belt and Road Initiative becomes a burden

Beijing [China], August 11 (ANI): China's belt and road initiative, which was launched in 2013 with an audacious plan to ...

Alibaba laysoff nearly 10,000 in three months

Beijing [China], August 11 (ANI): Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. has fired around 10,000 employees, in three months, ...

China's spy ship at few nautical miles away from Sri Lanka's Hambantota despite "defer" request

Colombo [Sri Lanka], August 11 (ANI): Yuan Wang 5, the Chinese research and Survey vessel, continues to proceed to Sri ...

Nepal Foreign Minister Khadka holds bilateral talks with his Chinese counterpart

Kathmandu [Nepal], August 11 (ANI): Nepal's Foreign Affairs Minister Narayan Khadka held a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi ...

US wants prolonged Ukraine conflict China

According to Beijing's ambassador in Moscow, in this way Washington is seeking to ?exhaust and crush Russia?Washington is seeking to ...

Race for Semiconductors Influences Taiwan Conflict

new delhi - China has blocked many of Taiwan's exports in retaliation for U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to ...

House Speaker Pelosi: China Cannot Isolate Taiwan

Washington - China's military drills, threats and cuts in some bilateral cooperation in reaction to U.S. lawmakers' visit to Taiwan ...

The US has finally passed a huge climate bill. Australia needs to keep up

If politics moves slowly, climate politics often feels like it doesn't move at all.Yet at the weekend, US senators worked ...

7 young Russian fashion designers to follow

Russian designers are part of the global mainstream but also add national color and original flare. 1. Sasha GapanovichSasha GapanovichSasha ...

China's Belt and Road initiative on brink of crisis as numerous projects fail

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 10 (ANI): China-promoted Belt and Road initiative (BRI) is currently at a crucial point due to mismanagement ...

Authorities roll out mass testing in Tibet after Covid outbreak

Lhasa [Tibet], August 10 (ANI): Authorities in several parts of Tibet have rolled out mass testing, including in the capital ...

China releases report on Taiwan reunification

Foreign meddling means Beijing must retain use of force as an option, paper outlinesBeijing wants peaceful reunification with Taiwan, but ...

China says 'mission accomplished around Taiwan

Beijing has announced the successful completion of assignments around the island, but added that regular patrols will continueChina has announced ...

India ditches US dollar in Russia trade Reuters

New Delhi turns to Chinese yuan and Emirati dirham to pay for coal from sanction-hit countryIndia's imports of Russian coal ...

Chinese dried lotus seeds, chopping boards rejected by Taiwan

Beijing [China], August 10 (ANI): Chinese lotus seeds and chopping boards have been blocked from entering Taiwan, according to the ...

UK Foreign Office summons Chinese envoy over Taiwan tensions

London [UK], August 10 (ANI): British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss on Wednesday summoned the Chinese Ambassador to explain his country's ...

US accuses China's largest cable manufacturer of violating export controls

Washington [US], August 10 (ANI): The United States has brought administrative charges against China's largest wire and cable manufacturer, stating ...

Chinese industrial inflation reaches new low

Beijing [China], August 10 (ANI): China's factory-gate inflation in July reached the lowest since February last year, according to the ...

South Africa's proposed electricity industry reform: lost in translation?

South Africa's ruling party recently proposed establishing a second state-owned power company. The purpose is to offset the "grave strategic ...

China says it completed tasks around Taiwan

The military has announced the successful completion of assignments around the island, but added it will continue regular patrolsChina has ...

"China encourages Nepal to live luxuriously with it on loan", "alarm bell" for another debt trap

Beijing [China], August 10 (ANI): China has been consistently endeavouring to expand its influence in Nepal, analysts said amid fears ...

China says exercises held near Taiwan have concluded

Beijing [China], August 10 (ANI): China on Wednesday announced that it has concluded its military drills after more than a ...

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Singapore leader says U.S.-China tensions could trigger conflict

SINGAPORE: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong warned this week of the possible miscalculations over tensions in Taiwan, stressing that ...

Tibet experiences rare COVID-19 surge, orders restrictions

LHASA: Tibet: After barely reporting any COVID-19 patients for more than two years, the autonomous Chinese region of Tibet is ...

Nepal's FM in China: China announces Rs15 billion aid to Nepal

QINGDAO, China - China announced a Rs15 billion grant to Nepal on Wednesday to invest in projects chosen by Nepal ...

Blinken: US has treaty to protect Philippines in S. China Seas

MANILA, Philippines: United States Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said that the U.S. will defend the Philippines if it ...

US, India to hold military exercise near disputed Chinese border

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. will participate in a joint military exercise in mid-October with India, less than 62 miles from ...

Russian missile scientist charged with passing secrets to China

MOSCOW, Russia: A leading Russian scientist in the field of hypersonic flight, Dr. Alexander Shiplyuk, has been arrested on suspicion ...

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