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As tech war heats up, China's Twitter-like Weibo and search engine Sogou delist from US

Sogou confirmed it would be taken private by tech giant Tencent, in a deal that values the firm around $3.5 billion.

29 Sep 2020 9:48 PM

17 killed as 2 dragon boats capsize in southern China

The boats were practising Saturday for a race in the Taohua River in the city of Guilin when the accident happened.

22 Apr 2018 3:29 PM

Newly-crowned Miss World Manushi Chillar's praises flood Chinese social media

Chinese social media users flooded Sina Weibo, akin to Twitter in the country, lauding the 20-yr-old medical student Manushi Chillar.

22 Nov 2017 11:02 AM

China's authorities tighten noose around online video, audio content

It has defended tight controls as necessary to ensure national security and social stability.

22 Jun 2017 9:48 PM

Aamir becomes most followed Indian on Weibo after Dangal's China success

The film's runaway success has helped him go past Narendra Modi as the most followed Indian on Weibo.

20 May 2017 1:07 PM