To the challenges facing KFC and Apple in China, add a surprise backlash from Beijing's spat with the Philippines over the South China Sea.
Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong was found guilty Thursday of participating in a protest that led to the city's mass pro-democracy rallies, in a case he has slammed as political persecution.
China's best-known liberal journal has endured, by its publisher's count, 16 major clashes with authorities since its founding in 1991. It has irritated, and outlasted, two Chinese leaders, he says, but it likely won't survive mainland China leader Xi Jinping.
The top U.S. admiral said Wednesday that friendly exchanges with mainland China's navy are conditional on safe interactions at sea, an indication of Washington's concern over recent fractious encounters with mainland Chinese forces in and over the disputed South China Sea.
Tough religious restrictions on Muslim minorities in China's far west may have driven more than 100 to join the Islamic State group, a U.S. think tank said Wednesday.
A general view shows a sand storm hitting the Silkway rally bivouac near the Chinese city of Dunhuang on Wednesday, July 20. The 11th special stage was canceled due to severe weather conditions.
Chinese people who blame Washington for an international tribunal's dismissal of Beijing's maritime claims have called for a boycott of Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) in protests outside branches in 11 cities, reports said.
China said Monday that it is closing off a part of the South China Sea for military exercises this week, days after an international tribunal ruled against Beijing's claim to ownership of virtually the entire strategic waterway.
China says it is closing off a part of the South China Sea for military exercises this week, days after the Hague-based Permanent Court of Arbitration ruled against Beijing's claim to ownership of virtually the entire strategic waterway.
Tokyo raised pressure on Beijing at an Asia-Europe summit Saturday to respect an international tribunal's ruling that dismissed its claims to much of the South China Sea.