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'Invisible virus, not China, a threat to India': Ambassador Sun Weidong says nations should handle relations cautiously
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'Invisible virus, not China, a threat to India': Ambassador Sun Weidong says nations should handle relations cautiously

The Chinese ambassador to India said the two neighbours need to straighten views on three key issues, including that Beijing is not a strategic threat to New Delhi

US asks China to reveal whereabouts of Tibet's Panchen Lama, who has been missing for 25 years after being abducted at the age of six
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US asks China to reveal whereabouts of Tibet's Panchen Lama, who has been missing for 25 years after being abducted at the age of six

US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo on Monday called on China to immediately make public the whereabouts of Panchen Lama and said that his country remains deeply concerned about China's ongoing campaign to eliminate the religious, linguistic and cultural identity of Tibetans

Rupee rises 7 paise to 70.75 against dollar in early trade on signs of easing Sino-US trade tensions
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Rupee rises 7 paise to 70.75 against dollar in early trade on signs of easing Sino-US trade tensions

At the interbank foreign exchange the rupee opened at 70.80 against the US dollar, then gained further ground and touched a high of 70.75 against the dollar.

Dalai Lama says he 'enjoys freedom by living in India', claims he can teach Chinese how to practice democracy
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Dalai Lama says he 'enjoys freedom by living in India', claims he can teach Chinese how to practice democracy

Tibetan leader in exile, Dalai Lama on Sunday said he "enjoys freedom by living in India".

China-North Korea mark 70 years of 'diplomatic relations'; Xi Jinping and Kim Jong-un hail 'immortal' ties
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China-North Korea mark 70 years of 'diplomatic relations'; Xi Jinping and Kim Jong-un hail 'immortal' ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping has promised to promote a 'long-term, sound and stable' relationship with North Korea, state news agency Xinhua said Sunday, as the two countries mark 70 years of diplomatic relations.

70th anniversary of People's Republic of China: Xi Jinping oversees massive military celebrations as Hong Kong protesters hit streets
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70th anniversary of People's Republic of China: Xi Jinping oversees massive military celebrations as Hong Kong protesters hit streets

President Xi Jinping declared Tuesday that 'no force' can shake the Chinese nation as he oversaw a massive military celebration of 70 years of Communist Party rule

Hong Kong Police expects 'very serious violent attack' on 70th anniversary of China, mounts up security across city
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Hong Kong Police expects 'very serious violent attack' on 70th anniversary of China, mounts up security across city

Police expect more violence on Hong Kong’s streets on Tuesday, the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, after a chaotic weekend in which they fired tear gas and water cannon at protesters who set fires and threw petrol bombs.

Hong Kong prepares for fresh clashes ahead of 70th anniversary of People's Republic of China, while Beijing readies for festivities
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Hong Kong prepares for fresh clashes ahead of 70th anniversary of People's Republic of China, while Beijing readies for festivities

Millions have hit the streets during nearly four months of pro-democracy protests while hardcore activists have repeatedly clashed with police

Amid tightly-choreographed festivities for Beijing's 70th anniversary, Hong Kong leads global 'anti-China' rallies; protesters to hold unsanctioned march
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Amid tightly-choreographed festivities for Beijing's 70th anniversary, Hong Kong leads global 'anti-China' rallies; protesters to hold unsanctioned march

Hong Kong protesters partook in an unsanctioned march through the city, casting a shadow over communist China's upcoming 70th birthday.

Hong Kong protesters set busy schedule for pro-democracy demonstrations ahead of China's 70th anniversary
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Hong Kong protesters set busy schedule for pro-democracy demonstrations ahead of China's 70th anniversary

Thousands of protesters rallied at the harbourside on Friday, chanting slogans accusing the police of brutality

Hong Kong town hall speakers rebuke city leader Carrie Lam for turning 'a deaf ear' to months of protest in financial hub
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Hong Kong town hall speakers rebuke city leader Carrie Lam for turning 'a deaf ear' to months of protest in financial hub

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam came under a barrage of criticism at a town hall session Thursday, with citizens accusing her government of turning a deaf ear to months of protests calling for democratic reforms in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory

Hong Kong protests: Carrie Lam set to hold dialogue with public next week, reiterates need to end violence
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Hong Kong protests: Carrie Lam set to hold dialogue with public next week, reiterates need to end violence

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said she and her team would begin dialogue sessions with the community next week while reiterating that violence that has roiled the city must end.

Hong Kong Police fires tear gas during clashes after protesters ask Donald Trump to 'liberate' city
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Hong Kong Police fires tear gas during clashes after protesters ask Donald Trump to 'liberate' city

Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse protesters on Sunday, after demonstrators had rallied at the US Consulate calling for help in bringing democracy to the Chinese-ruled city

Hong Kong students form human chains to call on government to meet protesters' demands two days after Carrie Lam withdraws extradition bill
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Hong Kong students form human chains to call on government to meet protesters' demands two days after Carrie Lam withdraws extradition bill

Students and alumni from Hong Kong schools formed human chains to raise awareness for the remaining four demands of protesters in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory.

Hong Kong braces for weekend protests as leader Carrie Lam's withdrawal of extradition bill fails to appease activists
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Hong Kong braces for weekend protests as leader Carrie Lam's withdrawal of extradition bill fails to appease activists

Hong Kong is bracing for more demonstrations this weekend, as embattled leader Carrie Lam’s withdrawal of a controversial extradition bill fails to appease some activists

Carrie Lam withdraws extradition bill in pre-recorded televised message; Hong Kong chief exec yet to address media
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Carrie Lam withdraws extradition bill in pre-recorded televised message; Hong Kong chief exec yet to address media

Lam, in a pre-recorded televised message, on Wednesday formally withdrew the bill, acceding to one of pro-democracy protesters’ five demands

China cuts down official GDP growth target to 6-6.5% amid economic slowdown, trade war with US
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China cuts down official GDP growth target to 6-6.5% amid economic slowdown, trade war with US

In order to rejig its economy, China is all set to pass a new foreign investment law in a hurry, providing an equal footing to investors abroad with that of local business with legal safeguards

China promotes images of young, 'drunkard' Karl Marx to capture youth, stresses on Marxism as 'true path'
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China promotes images of young, 'drunkard' Karl Marx to capture youth, stresses on Marxism as 'true path'

With chat shows claiming "Marx was Right" and cartoons of his wild youth, China has gone to great lengths to show that the theories of German philosopher Karl Marx are still relevant today, ahead of the 200th anniversary of his birth on Saturday

China launches website inviting public to report foreign spies, flag attempts to 'overthrow socialist system'
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China launches website inviting public to report foreign spies, flag attempts to 'overthrow socialist system'

China on Monday launched a unique website inviting the public to report people, including spies harming national security, and attempts to "overthrow the socialist system", offering rewards on information.