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Peng Shuai's video call with IOC President Thomas Bach raises even more questions
Sports

Peng Shuai's video call with IOC President Thomas Bach raises even more questions

The interview offered few details, no follow-ups on her allegations, and invited more questions for the IOC, Peng, and China

Netflix defends decision to adapt Liu Cixin’s novel, says doesn't agree to author's Uighurs comments
Entertainment

Netflix defends decision to adapt Liu Cixin’s novel, says doesn't agree to author's Uighurs comments

Netflix responded to Republican US senators' letter urging the streaming platform to reconsider adapting Liu Cixin’s book into a TV series, following the author's support of the Chinese government's treatment of Uighur Muslims.

China objects to Amit Shah's Arunachal Pradesh visit on its 34th Statehood Day, claims home minister violated 'territorial sovereignty'
India

China objects to Amit Shah's Arunachal Pradesh visit on its 34th Statehood Day, claims home minister violated 'territorial sovereignty'

China claims Arunachal Pradesh as part of southern Tibet and the two countries have so far held 22 rounds of Special Representatives talks to resolve the border dispute.

Carrie Lam heads for Beijing to discuss political, economic situation in China-ruled city; Hong Kong leader’s first visit to Chinese capital since last month's local elections
World

Carrie Lam heads for Beijing to discuss political, economic situation in China-ruled city; Hong Kong leader’s first visit to Chinese capital since last month's local elections

Hong Kong has been convulsed by daily, often violent protests for last six months as demonstrations against a now-withdrawn extradition bill broadened into demands for greater democratic freedom

China gives nod to Oligomannate drug to treat Alzheimer’s, world's first in 20 years
Health

China gives nod to Oligomannate drug to treat Alzheimer’s, world's first in 20 years

If you are in your 20s, the reality of Alzheimer's might feel really far away to you. Well, what if we told you that you might not have to worry about it at all? For the first time in the 20 years, a drug for Alzheimer's that claims to reverse the condition in the early stages and substantially improve cognitive function up to stage four of the disease has been approved for human use

One Child Nation review: A personal exploration of how China's infamous policy gained currency, its emotional toll
Entertainment

One Child Nation review: A personal exploration of how China's infamous policy gained currency, its emotional toll

One Child Nation succeeds on two counts: It looks at the human cost of the one-child policy while portraying how the wounds resulting from it have barely healed, even as the Chinese government has moved on to a new kind of messaging — that of how two children are better than one, since the country has a shortage of young people now

China pushes State-backed narrative on Hong Kong protests on global social media, portrays agitation as work of 'radical forces'
World

China pushes State-backed narrative on Hong Kong protests on global social media, portrays agitation as work of 'radical forces'

China’s government-owned media outlets have flooded Internet platforms with stories portraying the Hong Kong protests as the work of 'terrorists' manipulated by Western powers and “radical forces”

Chinese authorities say next Dalai Lama to be chosen within country; India should not intervene
World

Chinese authorities say next Dalai Lama to be chosen within country; India should not intervene

The successor of the Dalai Lama has to be decided in China and any interference by India will impact bilateral ties, Chinese authorities have said

US court to pursue Democrats' lawsuit against Donald Trump accusing him of accepting gifts without congressional approval
World

US court to pursue Democrats' lawsuit against Donald Trump accusing him of accepting gifts without congressional approval

A federal judge ruled on Tuesday that a lawsuit that accuses President Trump of profiting off the presidency in violation of the Constitution's emoluments clause can move forward. The case brought by nearly 200 congressional Democrats argues that Trump has been accepting gifts from foreign and state governments without congressional approval. Trump, unlike modern presidents before him, has declined to fully divest from his businesses.

Indian-American Buzzfeed News journalist Megha Rajagopalan denied Chinese visa; scribes pledge support
World

Indian-American Buzzfeed News journalist Megha Rajagopalan denied Chinese visa; scribes pledge support

Megha Rajagopalan on Wednesday said in a tweet that China's foreign ministry declined to issue her a new visa in May.

Google’s China search engine requires more 'transparency, oversight and accountability'
News & Analysis

Google’s China search engine requires more 'transparency, oversight and accountability'

Executives have not commented publicly on Google's censored search engine for China called Dragonfly.

US Congressional panel passes crucial bill on Tibet, seeks 'unhindered access' for US officials, journalists, citizens
World

US Congressional panel passes crucial bill on Tibet, seeks 'unhindered access' for US officials, journalists, citizens

A key Congressional committee has unanimously passed a crucial bill on Tibet under which Chinese officials responsible for discriminating against Americans who try to enter Tibet would be banned from entering the US.

ZTE Corp asks US Commerce Dept to lift the business ban, insists that ban will cripple the company
News & Analysis

ZTE Corp asks US Commerce Dept to lift the business ban, insists that ban will cripple the company

The ban on sales to ZTE has also underscored China’s heavy reliance on semiconductor imports amid growing trade tensions with the United States.

China plans to build 1,000-km tunnel from Tibet, divert Brahmaputra water to Xinjiang, says report
India

China plans to build 1,000-km tunnel from Tibet, divert Brahmaputra water to Xinjiang, says report

Chinese engineers are testing techniques that could be used to build a 1,000-kilometre long tunnel, the world's longest

China uses forced labour to export products to United States, says report
World

China uses forced labour to export products to United States, says report

Washington: China continues to use forced labour to produce goods intended for export to the US, a violation of the American law and bilateral trade agreements, according to a report.

Rex Tillerson says Liu Xiaobo embodied human spirit, urges China to release Nobel laureate's wife
World

Rex Tillerson says Liu Xiaobo embodied human spirit, urges China to release Nobel laureate's wife

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Thursday mourned the death of Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo and called on the Chinese government to release his wife from house arrest and allow her to leave the country

Dalai Lama's visit to Botswana in August risk may strain ties with China
World

Dalai Lama's visit to Botswana in August risk may strain ties with China

The Dalai Lama will visit Botswana in August and meet with President Ian Khama, Botswana officials confirmed, in a trip likely to anger China, a key investor across Africa and its largest trade partner.

Alibaba foray into AI with a cut-price voice assistant powered smart speaker similar to the Amazon Echo
News & Analysis

Alibaba foray into AI with a cut-price voice assistant powered smart speaker similar to the Amazon Echo

Alibaba forayed into artificially intelligent home devices by launching a cut-price voice assistant speaker, similar to Amazon.com Inc's "Echo".

Tubelight: What is keeping Chinese actress Zhu Zhu away from film's promotions?
Entertainment

Tubelight: What is keeping Chinese actress Zhu Zhu away from film's promotions?

Zhu Zhu's absence from Tubelight promotions is reportedly because of Chinese government's reservations about the film as it's based on the Indo-China War.