Clare Hollingworth, a British war correspondent who was the first to report the Nazi invasion of Poland that marked the beginning of World War II, died in Hong Kong on Tuesday. She was 105.
US president-elect Donald Trump often railed against Chinese trade practice during his campaign. On Monday, it was a different approach after he met with Jack Ma, the billionaire founder and executive chairman of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Ltd, with Trump saying: "Jack and I are going to do some great things".
China has planned to launch up to eight new generation navigation satellites into space this year, according to researchers from the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System.
A Chinese state media outlet has reported that three alleged assailants wanted in relation to a 2015 terrorist incident have been killed in the country's far northwest.
China said Monday it "firmly opposed" a meeting between Taiwan President Tsai Ing-Wen and Senator Ted Cruz, as a state-run newspaper warned of "revenge" against President-elect Donald Trump should he abandon the One China policy.1 Comment
The city authorities has vowed to take tougher measures, including launching environmental police force to address the painstaking smog problem this year.
"The Great Wall is an amazing sight, and it deserves to be seen in its best light," said veteran British runner William Lindesay in an interview with the BBC, after filming the wall from the air with the help of his family.
China's 500,000-plus corruption investigators have been placed under stricter supervision as a regulation to standardize graft probes took effect on Sunday.1 Comment
Officials in Beijing have announced a new environmental police squad to root out illegal burning in the city, the latest government response to the widespread public anger over China's persistent problems with smog.
An official with President-elect Donald Trump's transition team said Saturday that neither Trump nor transition officials would be meeting with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen when she makes transit stops in the U.S. during her trip to the Americas.2 Comments