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Jul 13, 2017
China removes Q&A on Nobel Prize winner Liu Xiaobo from foreign ministry websiteIn an unprecedented move, the Chinese foreign ministry on Thursday removed questions related to Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo from the transcripts of its daily media briefings available on the official website.
Jul 12, 2017
Taiwan scrambles military airplanes and ships to monitor China's fleet crosses its straitTaiwan's Ministry of National Defence on Wednesday urged its population to be calm as China's aircraft carrier and an accompanying fleet passed through the Formosa Strait, a few kilometres from Taiwan.
Apr 26, 2017
China launches its first indigenously-built aircraft carrier, expected to be commissioned before 2020China launched its first aircraft carrier built entirely on its own on Wednesday, in a demonstration of the growing technical sophistication of its defense industries and determination to safeguard its maritime territorial claims and crucial trade routes.
Apr 16, 2017
China mum over North Korea's 'failed' missile test but steps up dialogue with Trump govtChina's top diplomat Yang Jiechi on Sunday held telephonic talks with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, even as Beijing remained silent over North Korea's 'failed' missile test.
Sep 23, 2016
One of most beautiful 'wild stretches' of Great Wall in China paved over, netizens furiousChinese officials are being pilloried over the smoothing-over of a crumbling but much-loved 700-year-old section of the Great Wall of China in the name of restoration.
Jul 03, 2016
Euro 2016: 236 suspects arrested in China for illegal football gamblingA total of 236 suspects have been arrested in China for illegal football gambling and seized USD 4.2 million in cases involving overseas betting websites during the ongoing UEFA Euro 2016.
Feb 02, 2015
China building a second aircraft carrier? State-owned newspaper sparks rumoursFresh reports that China is building a second aircraft carrier circulated over the weekend on a city government microblog and a state-owned newspaper, as the country scrambles to modernise its military.
Nov 26, 2014
China: Coal mine fire kills 24 workers, 52 injuredAt least 24 workers were killed and 52 others injured on Wednesday when a fire broke out in a coal mine in China's northeastern Liaoning province soon after a mild earthquake jolted the region.
Jan 02, 2014
China's 1st aircraft carrier successfully completes sea trialsThe aircraft carrier underwent a comprehensive test of its combat system and conducted a formation practice during its 37-day voyage, the report quoted an unnamed naval source as saying.
Nov 28, 2013
China's aircraft carrier sails through sensitive Taiwan StraitChina's first aircraft carrier passed through the sensitive Taiwan Strait, the narrow strip of waters separating China and Taiwan, as it headed to the disputed South China Sea on its maiden voyage for training.