HK memorial marks 1st anniversary of Liu Xiaobo’s death

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A memorial vigil was held Friday to mark the first anniversary of the death of Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo…

Industrial park blast kills 19, hurts 12 in southwest China

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A blast in an industrial park in a southwestern province has killed 19 people and injured 12 others…

China says Trump threatening world trade, prosperity

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China tried to step up pressure on Washington in their growing tariff war Thursday by suggesting U.S. companies…

Liu Xia reportedly won’t attend late husband’s memorial

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A friend of Liu Xia said she won’t attend a memorial of her late husband, Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiao Bo…

China sentences veteran rights activist to 13 years’ prison

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China on Wednesday sentenced a veteran pro-democracy campaigner to 13 years in prison on vaguely defined subversion charges…

China vows retaliation for $200 billion US tariff threat

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China’s government vowed Wednesday to take “firm and forceful measures” as the U.S. threatened to expand tariffs…

China lets Nobel widow leave for Berlin after house arrest

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China on Tuesday allowed Liu Xia to fly to Berlin, ending an eight-year house arrest that drew international criticism…

China’s Xi pledges billions in loans, aid to Arab nations

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China’s President Xi Jinping pledged more than $23 billion in lines of credit, loans and humanitarian assistance to Arab countries…

Suzhou police cracks down counterfeit beauty products online

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Suzhou police cracked down on merchants selling counterfeit beauty products over the internet…

Group of rights lawyers arrested 3 years ago still in custody

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A group of rights lawyers arrested 3 years ago in China are still in custody…