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Chinese state media said Saturday that eight convicted terrorists were executed in the far western region of Xinjiang, where ethnic conflicts have left dozens of people dead this year.
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The first - and only - time I met with Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in 2006, in Beijing.
BEIJING: Celebrations of the achievements of great Chinese reformer Deng Xiaoping reached climax on Friday, with politicians and the public recognizing the importance of his legacy at a time when the country's reform is intensifying to new levels.
Just as China has exercised its clout with Japan and Vietnam over major territorial disputes, it is showing a willingness to dictate terms at more modest levels as well in its engagement with the international community.
According to a spot on Youku , a man named Xie Lyu Zhi visited the Thousand Year Temple in Sichuan, China and a Buddhist monk told him a dream he had about a gourd shaped like a famous deity.
Canada says "past incidents and behaviors" are to blame for China's official news agency and the Communist Party newspaper being banned from an Arctic trip with Prime Minister Stephen Harper.
The rare acquittal of a death row prisoner in China, who had languished in prison through six years' of appeals, is another reminder of the need to immediately end all executions and abolish the death penalty in the country, Amnesty International said.
Jackie Chan has taken to his website to address the arrest of his son Jaycee. The star's 31 year-old son was arrested on drug charges and Jackie has said, 'Regarding this issue with my son Jaycee, I feel very angry and very shocked" the star also... Jackie Chan has been confronted with a heartbreaking situation.
Some pleasing financial results, including from AMP Ltd, helped the market hang on to a small gain despite pressure from a regional sell-off.
Chinese officials and Hong Kong democrats failed on Thursday to resolve a standoff over political reforms in the freewheeling former British colony, a deadlock that could end up shutting down the city's financial district next month.
Five members of a banned Chinese Christian cult stood trial Thursday on charges they murdered a woman at a McDonald's because she refused to give them her telephone number as they tried to recruit her into the "Church of Almighty God."
A man slashed seven people on Thursday in the southern city of Guangzhou, state media said, in the latest of a series of attacks that has unnerved the country.
In this photo released by China's Xinhua news agency, Chinese President Xi Jinping, center left, and his wife Peng Liyuan, center right, pose for a photo with Mongolian Prime Minister Norov Altankhuyag and his wife Khonichin Selenge at Ulan Bator airport, Mongolia, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014.
Five people went on trial Thursday for allegedly beating a woman to death in a McDonald's outlet in eastern China after they unsuccessfully tried to recruit her into their cult, a court said.
Less than 3 per cent of the 11 million Chinese couples eligible for another child applied for permission by the end of May. Photo / Getty Images Nine months after stock-market wagers on a baby boom in China reached record levels, the bets have turned into some of the nation's biggest losers as living costs deter couples from having more than one ... (more)
China on Wednesday arrested three managers of a Taiwanese-invested car parts factory where a massive explosion this month killed 75 people, state media said.
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