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Sep 21, 2017
China bans use of anti-Islam words on social media despite criticism from netizens"Islamophobic" terms used by Chinese internet users to stigmatise Muslims have been blocked by authorities to prevent bias against Islam, official media reported on Thursday.
Sep 04, 2017
BRICS Summit 2017: JeM, LeT included in joint declaration due to violent activities, says ChinaChina said that JeM, LeT and the Haqqani network have been included in the BRICS joint declaration due to concerns about their violent activities in the region.
Aug 09, 2017
China earthquake: Death toll jumps to 19; another quake of 6.6 magnitude injures three in XinjiangAt least 19 people were killed and about 250 others injured in the powerful 7.0 magnitude earthquake that jolted a mountainous region in China's southwest Sichuan province
Jul 19, 2017
China's Communist Party asks members to give up religion, promises punishment for those who resistBeijing apprehends that fast-spreading Christianity in China could emerge as a force to overthrow Communist Party rule.
Jul 13, 2017
'This is not a good place for religion': China's Uighur Muslims struggle under 'police state'Over the last year, Beijing has flooded Xinjiang with tens of thousands of security personnel, placed police stations on nearly every block, and rolled out tough regulations aimed at "eliminating extremism".
Jun 14, 2017
China urges US to respect Afghanistan's sovereignty, not deploy more troopsChina said on Wednesday that the US should respect sovereignty and territorial integrity of Afghanistan, amid reports that America may deploy more troops in the war-torn country, which borders China’s volatile Xinjiang province
May 25, 2017
China asks Pakistan to ensure safety of its nationals after two are kidnapped in BalochistanChina on Thursday asked Pakistan to take all necessary measures to ensure the safety and security of its nationals and institutions in the country, a day after two of its nationals were kidnapped by gunmen in the restive Balochistan province.
May 23, 2017
Amid India's concerns on CPEC, seafood from Pakistan lands on Chinese dining tablesThe transportation of seafood is being seen as the beginning of the larger Sino-Pak project CPEC which will increase China's presence in Pakistan.
May 16, 2017
China gears up for mass collection of DNA samples of Muslims in Xinjiang regionChina appears to be laying the groundwork for the mass collection of DNA samples from residents of a restive, largely Muslim region that's been under a security crackdown, rights observers and independent experts said on Tuesday.
May 16, 2017
China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: The dragon's master plan is making India nervous, and with good reasonThe China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is an extension of China's One Belt One Road (OBOR) policy, the brainchild of Chinese president Xi Jingping.