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China wields might to coax Duterte into bilateral sea talks


China scored a major diplomatic victory Thursday, wielding its economic might and political clout to coax the Philippines…

Duterte’s deference delights China but is questioned at home


Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s effusive message of friendship on his visit to Beijing this week…

Pro-Beijing side thwarts new Hong Kong lawmakers’ oath redo


Chaotic scenes erupted at Hong Kong’s legislature Wednesday as pro-Beijing lawmakers prevented a pair of newly elected…

Chinese astronauts enter space station following docking


A pair of Chinese astronauts entered the country’s orbiting space station for a month-long stay early Wednesday…

China state media runs documentary on corrupt officials


The State TV station CCTV is broadcasting an 8-episode long documentary on the lives of more than 40 corrupt officials…

Hong Kong fails to block pro-independence lawmakers takes oath


Hong Kong government failed in court to halt the swearing-in ceremony of two newly elected pro-independence lawmakers…

Study says two-child policy leads to higher pregnancy death rate


A newly released study says the new two-child policy enacted in China may have led to higher pregnancy death rate in the country…

China launches its longest crewed space mission yet


Two Chinese astronauts began the country’s longest crewed space mission yet on Monday, blasting off on a spacecraft…

Woman mauled by tiger at Chinese park demands compensation


A woman who came out of her car inside a zoo in Beijing and was subsequently dragged and injured by a tiger has filed a lawsuit against the zoo…

Essay by Sichuan sick girl touched many hearts


An essay wrote by a sick girl in Sichuan has been deemed as the saddest essay of all times and touched so many people’s hearts after reading it….