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    Chinese state media raises strong concerns about security of CPEC projects in Pakistan

    Chinese state media raises strong concerns about security of CPEC projects in Pakistan


    On July 13, the day disgraced former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was to return to Pakistan fir his arrest, a powerful blast rocked southern Balochistan, and its victims included a politician running for a provincial...

    On July 13, the day disgraced former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was to return to Pakistan fir his arrest, a powerful blast rocked southern Balochistan, and its victims included a politician running for a provincial legislature.
    In a first, Chinese-ruled Hong Kong moves to ban separatist group

    In a first, Chinese-ruled Hong Kong moves to ban separatist group


    The move against the Hong Kong National Party comes at a time authorities have ratcheted up pressure on young democracy activists, some of whom have been jailed, and denounced any pro-independence action as an illegal challenge to Communist Party rulers...

    The move against the Hong Kong National Party comes at a time authorities have ratcheted up pressure on young democracy activists, some of whom have been jailed, and denounced any pro-independence action as an illegal challenge to Communist Party rulers in Beijing.
    Hong Kong police seek landmark ban on pro-independence party

    Hong Kong police seek landmark ban on pro-independence party


    Semi-autonomous Hong Kong enjoys freedoms unseen on the mainland including freedom of expression but concern is growing those rights are under serious threat from an assertive China under President Xi...

    Semi-autonomous Hong Kong enjoys freedoms unseen on the mainland including freedom of expression but concern is growing those rights are under serious threat from an assertive China under President Xi Jinping.
    Chinese woman 'detained' after tossing ink on Xi Jinping poster: Activists

    Chinese woman 'detained' after tossing ink on Xi Jinping poster: Activists


    The US-based Chinese Human Rights Defenders (CHRD) activist network said authorities have also taken the woman's father and a Chinese artist into custody after they sought to publicise her plight on social...

    The US-based Chinese Human Rights Defenders (CHRD) activist network said authorities have also taken the woman's father and a Chinese artist into custody after they sought to publicise her plight on social media.
    Chinese 'highway to nowhere' haunts Montenegro

    Chinese 'highway to nowhere' haunts Montenegro


    A Chinese loan for the first phase has sent Montenegro's debt soaring and forced the government to raise taxes, partially freeze public sector wages and end a benefit for mothers to get its finances in...

    A Chinese loan for the first phase has sent Montenegro's debt soaring and forced the government to raise taxes, partially freeze public sector wages and end a benefit for mothers to get its finances in order.
    Muslims in China's 'Little Mecca' fear eradication of Islam

    Muslims in China's 'Little Mecca' fear eradication of Islam


    In what locals said they fear is a deliberate move to eradicate Islam, the atheist ruling Communist Party has banned minors under 16 from religious activity or study in Linxia, a deeply Islamic region in western China that had offered a haven of...

    In what locals said they fear is a deliberate move to eradicate Islam, the atheist ruling Communist Party has banned minors under 16 from religious activity or study in Linxia, a deeply Islamic region in western China that had offered a haven of comparative religious freedom.
    China floods wreak havoc, block roads and railways; more rain due

    China floods wreak havoc, block roads and railways; more rain due


    Weather authorities are forecasting more downpours throughout the country on Saturday, with floods and landslides expected in the southwestern province of...

    Weather authorities are forecasting more downpours throughout the country on Saturday, with floods and landslides expected in the southwestern province of Sichuan.
    Tainted water exhibition roves around Beijing after initial shutdown

    Tainted water exhibition roves around Beijing after initial shutdown


    Its cargo of more than 500 bottles of Nongfu Spring, a ubiquitous Chinese brand, filled with contaminated drinking water from the village of Xiaohaotu in China's northwest Shaanxi province is being driven around Beijing as a reminder of the costs of the...

    Its cargo of more than 500 bottles of Nongfu Spring, a ubiquitous Chinese brand, filled with contaminated drinking water from the village of Xiaohaotu in China's northwest Shaanxi province is being driven around Beijing as a reminder of the costs of the country's rapid economic development.
    Up in smoke: Vaping China co-pilot sparks mid-air emergency

    Up in smoke: Vaping China co-pilot sparks mid-air emergency


    The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) said in a press conference in Beijing that the drama was triggered when the co-pilot sought to turn off a ventilation system to prevent his smoke spreading into the main cabin, the news site Caixin...

    The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) said in a press conference in Beijing that the drama was triggered when the co-pilot sought to turn off a ventilation system to prevent his smoke spreading into the main cabin, the news site Caixin said.
    China chemical plant blast kills 19, injures 12

    China chemical plant blast kills 19, injures 12


    An explosion at a chemical plant in China has killed 19 people and injured 12, authorities said on Friday, the latest deadly industrial incident in the world's largest producer of...

    An explosion at a chemical plant in China has killed 19 people and injured 12, authorities said on Friday, the latest deadly industrial incident in the world's largest producer of chemicals.
    China opens embassy after Burkina switches from Taiwan

    China opens embassy after Burkina switches from Taiwan


    The official opening comprised the unveiling of a plaque in an upmarket hotel where the embassy is being housed temporarily while a new building for it is constructed. "Today is a historic day," declared Vice Prime Minister Hu Chunhua, who led a major...

    The official opening comprised the unveiling of a plaque in an upmarket hotel where the embassy is being housed temporarily while a new building for it is constructed. "Today is a historic day," declared Vice Prime Minister Hu Chunhua, who led a major delegation to Ouagadougou to oversee the event.
    Typhoon Maria barrels into China after pounding Taiwan

    Typhoon Maria barrels into China after pounding Taiwan


    Taiwan government's disaster response center says a total of 3,430 people had evacuated their homes in nine cities and counties by Wednesday morning to avoid landslides triggered by heavy...

    Taiwan government's disaster response center says a total of 3,430 people had evacuated their homes in nine cities and counties by Wednesday morning to avoid landslides triggered by heavy rainfall.