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    China to ‘step up’ troop deployment

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:43am on July 25, 2017

    China warned on Monday that it will step up its troop deployment in a border dispute with India, vowing to defend its sovereignty at ‘whatever...

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    China-B’desh investment forum summit in Beijing on August 21

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on July 25, 2017

    City Bank and Standard Chartered Bank on Monday said China-Bangladesh Investment Forum summit would be held in Beijing of China on August 21 with the...

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    Crane collapse kills seven in southern Chinese city

    Associated Press | Updated at 10:35am on July 23, 2017

    A crane leaned and collapsed on a construction site of a major infrastructure company in southern China, killing seven people and injuring two, authorities said...

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    China-India border impasse

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 23, 2017

    THE Chinese government is sending strong signals to India that it must unilaterally withdraw its troops from a Himalayan ridge claimed by both China and...

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    Malaysia pips China in 10m platform for historic gold

    Agence France-Presse . Budapest | Updated at 12:05am on July 21, 2017

    Cheong Jun Hoong won Malaysia’s first ever diving gold medal at the aquatics world championships in Budapest on Wednesday in the women’s 10 metre platform...

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    No common ground on the Doklam plateau

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 20, 2017

    THE Doklam plateau has become the unlikely scene of the latest India-China imbroglio. The region falls within Bhutanese territory, but this is now questioned by...

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    China says Nobel laureate cremated and his wife is ‘free’

    Reuters | Updated at 01:40pm on July 15, 2017

    Deceased Chinese Nobel Peace Prize-winning dissident Liu Xiaobo was cremated on Saturday and his wife is ‘free’, a government official said, as a state-run newspaper...

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    China rejects foreign criticism over dissident's death

    BBC | Updated at 10:50am on July 14, 2017

    China has rejected international criticism for not allowing its most prominent critic, Liu Xiaobo, to be treated abroad for liver cancer...

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    China sends troops to open first overseas military base in Djibouti

    Reuters | Updated at 11:33am on July 12, 2017

    Ships carrying Chinese military personnel for Beijing's first overseas military base, in Djibouti in the Horn of Africa, have left China to begin setting up...

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    Spirit of ’62

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 12, 2017

    IN A subcontinent dominated by Pak-India conflicts, the short, sharp Sino-Indian war of 1962 remains rather neglected, with little analysis of how it helped shaped...