The tit-for-tat closings marked a significant escalation in the multiple disputes between the two countries over a range of issues, including trade, technology, security, and human rights.
The move was a response to the Trump administration's order this week for Beijing to close its consulate in Houston after Washington accused Chinese agents of trying to steal medical and other research in Texas.
Coronavirus outbreak: US declares public health emergency, bars foreign nationals who visited China from entering country
US citizens who have travelled within past two weeks to China's Hubei will be subject to mandatory quarantine of 14 days
Beijing, Shanghai and Suzhou among 10 cities to host AFC Asian Cup 2023, confirms Chinese Football Association
In hosting the 18th edition of the AFC Asian Cup, the CFA aims to promote the China Football Reform Plan with more infrastructure, better youth programmes and promotion of the grassroots game
China bars foreign travellers from entering Tibet ahead of anniversaries of local uprisings against Beijing
China is barring foreign travelers from Tibet over a period of several weeks that includes a pair of sensitive political anniversaries questioning the legitimacy of Beijing's rule over the Himalayan region.
New Delhi and Beijing to hold joint military exercises later this year, says Chinese defence ministry
The exercises—'Hand-in-Hand'—focussing on counter-terrorism operations were not held last year as both sides were locked in a 73-day standoff in Doka La in the Sikkim sector of the border.
Asian Games 2018, Massimo Costantini interview: Medal is within our reach, says India's table tennis coach
India's table tennis coach Massimo Costantini feels that India can bring home the elusive medal from the Asian Games.
Sichuan Airlines plane makes emergency landing in Shanghai after co-pilot sucked halfway out of cockpit; probe ordered
The co-pilot of a Sichuan Airlines flight that was forced to make an emergency landing on Monday was “sucked halfway” out of the plane after a cockpit windshield blew out
Pundits see little chance of Tomic having the required fitness to win best-of-five set matches at the US Open and his childhood coach Neil Guiney fears Tomic's career is finished.
A 6.5-magnitude earthquake rattled southwest China late Tuesday, killing at least five people, with up to 100 feared dead, according to a government estimate.
A 7.0-magnitude earthquake on Tuesday rattled Jiuzhaigou County in China's southwestern Sichuan Province, the China Earthquake Networks Center said.
Swift and heavily armed, the J-20 warplanes represent a leap forward in China's ability to project power in Asia and compete in capabilities with the United States.
China has elevated the rank of Tibet's Military Command which looks after the security along its border with India by putting it under the jurisdiction of PLA ground forces, suggesting it may "undertake some kind of military combat mission in future."
The first such exercise was held at Kunming in China in December 2007 while the second was held at Belgaum in December 2008.
The world's highest-altitude civilian airport has started operating in Sichuan province neighbouring Tibet, dramatically cutting travel time in the remote region in southwestern China.