Chinese State Media

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China makes hay while US burns, weaves opportunistic narrative to hit out at rival and mask its own shortcomings
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China makes hay while US burns, weaves opportunistic narrative to hit out at rival and mask its own shortcomings

Social media sites in China are rife with video clips of tense standoffs between the police and protesters in the aftermath of the death last week of George Floyd, after he was pinned to the ground by a white Minneapolis police officer who has since been charged with murder

US designates China's official media as operatives of State, will be subject to same rules as Beijing's diplomats
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US designates China's official media as operatives of State, will be subject to same rules as Beijing's diplomats

The State Department told China on Tuesday that its five foremost news agencies will officially be treated as foreign government functionaries, subject to similar rules as diplomats stationed in the United States

Chinese state media says 19 dead, 8 injured in Beijing fire; suspects in custody
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Chinese state media says 19 dead, 8 injured in Beijing fire; suspects in custody

A fire tore through a house in Beijing killing 19 people and injuring eight, Chinese state media said.

Chinese media warns of trade war after India imposes anti-dumping duty on 93 products
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Chinese media warns of trade war after India imposes anti-dumping duty on 93 products

An article in Global Times said that China "could easily retaliate" with restrictions on Indian products

Amid Sikkim border row, Chinese media says 'third country's army' could enter Kashmir at Pakistan's request
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Amid Sikkim border row, Chinese media says 'third country's army' could enter Kashmir at Pakistan's request

A "third country's" army could enter Kashmir at Pakistan's request, using the "same logic" the Indian Army used to stop the Chinese military from constructing a road in the Doklam area in the Sikkim sector on behalf of Bhutan

India is using Kashmir to oppose Silk Road project: Chinese state media
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India is using Kashmir to oppose Silk Road project: Chinese state media

India sees China's Silk Road initiative as a geopolitical competition and is using the Kashmir issue as an "unfounded excuse" to oppose the project, Chinese state media alleged.

China to shut political, social news sites run by major web portals
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China to shut political, social news sites run by major web portals

Chinese state media say Beijing authorities have shut down several news programmes run by major web portals in the latest round of efforts to restrict reporting of political and social news.

India wants to be 'most beautiful woman wooed by all': Chinese media 'welcomes' Parrikar
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India wants to be 'most beautiful woman wooed by all': Chinese media 'welcomes' Parrikar

Chinese state media said on Sunday that "most beautiful woman" wooed by all, even as Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar started his first visit to Beijing for talks with Chinese officials

China has become like India, Shanghai like Mumbai: Citizens say after stampede kills 36
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China has become like India, Shanghai like Mumbai: Citizens say after stampede kills 36

China media and the public criticised the government and police on Friday for failing to prevent a New Year's Eve stampede in Shanghai that killed 36 people.