Beijing has confirmed it is investigating a Japanese suspected of "endangering China's national security," following Japanese reports that he had been detained, the latest irritant in relations between the two nations.
Face down in the dirt with an iron post impaling his rump, Chinese Olympic mascot Huanhuan has seen better days.
The niece of a prominent Tibetan religious leader has fled China and arrived in exile in northern India to reveal what her family says is the truth about the man's death in a Chinese prison.1 Comment
Rights groups on Tuesday called for Chinese authorities to stop forced demolitions at one of the world's biggest Tibetan Buddhist institutes, saying the move was an attempt to "severely restrict" religious freedoms.
Failure to properly handle sensitive issues between the U.S. and China could "very likely disturb and undermine" their military-to-military relations, a top Chinese official told U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice Monday.
Former top Chinese military leader Guo Boxiong was sentenced Monday to life in prison for accepting bribes, the official Xinhua news agency said -- the latest high-profile conviction in President Xi Jinping's crackdown on corruption.
China Central Television (CCTV) broadcast a picture showing China's midcourse anti-missile interception experimental drill carried out in 2010 and 2013, for the first time on Sunday, July 24. The move is deemed a response to the deployment of a Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system by the U.S. and South Korea, in Seongju County, South Korea.
The Indian government has asked three Chinese journalists working for official Xinhua News Agency to leave the country this month, refusing to extend their visas, an official said Sunday.
Torrential rains that have swept through China have killed at least 154 people and left 124 missing, officials said Saturday, with most of the casualties reported from a northern province where villagers complained about lack of warning before a deadly flash flood.
The world's leading economies must do more to boost slowing global growth, the International Monetary Fund and Washington urged as G-20 finance ministers gathered Saturday, with the U.K.'s vote to leave the European Union threatening more disruption.