China has hit an impenetrable economic wall. The People’s Republic now has a people crisis — it has now stopped growing and is getting old
07 Feb 2023 12:00 AM
What are the power dynamics in BJP under Narendra Modi? Whose stock is rising, and whose is declining?
08 Jan 2023 12:10 AM
Beijing is on high alert against any disruption to a landmark Communist Party meeting where Xi is expected to secure a historic third term
14 Oct 2022 2:19 PM
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-democracy advocates have called for a major rally to coincide with the celebrations in Beijing.
29 Sep 2019 8:45 PM
It was not immediately clear if the announcement, due later on Wednesday, would help end the unrest.
04 Sep 2019 1:03 PM
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
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
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
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
The Chinese leader said China would not develop "at the expense of other countries' interests."
18 Dec 2018 5:33 PM
Interpol announced Sunday that Meng had resigned as president of the international police agency, effective immediately.
08 Oct 2018 3:10 PM
The Uighurs are Turkic Muslims, and official Chinese fears of fundamentalist radicalisation are not exactly unfounded.
20 Sep 2018 1:45 AM
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
The debate also opens the door to same-sex marriage, a major demand of Cuba's LGBT community.
14 Aug 2018 2:44 PM
The city has already rejected registration applications from 19,500 firms.
30 Jul 2018 12:44 PM
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 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
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
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