Tag Archives: China

  • Tens of thousands rally for Taiwan independence vote

    Tens of thousands of Taiwan independence campaigners took to the streets Saturday for a major rally that is a rebuke to Beijing and a challenge to the island's already embattled government. ...

  • Trade war: China not ready for a deal yet, says Donald Trump

    US President Donald Trump said Sunday that China, under pressure due to his policies, wanted to have a trade deal with him, but he told them a week ago that they were not ready yet. ...

  • China and US inch closer to cold war

    Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi accused Washington of escalating the trade conflict, interfering with Taiwan, and leveling false accusations against China regarding election interference. ...

  • Chinese bunkers at Lhasa airport, just 1,350 km from Delhi, worry India

    China’s construction of underground bomb-proof shelters to house fighters at Lhasa’s Gonggar airport in the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) has New Delhi concerned. ...

  • US Congress unanimously passes Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act

    The US Congress has passed a crucial bipartisan bill that seeks to impose a visa ban on Chinese officials who deny American citizens, government officials and journalists access to Tibet. ...

  • Own up to mass Muslim detentions, Amnesty tells China

    China must come clean about the fate of an estimated one million minority Muslims swept up in a "massive crackdown" in its far western region of Xinjiang, Amnesty International said Monday. ...

  • China has begun building its case to appoint next Dalai Lama of its choice

    Chinese officials argue that there is precedent for Beijing to be involved in selecting the next Dalai Lama. ...

  • China summons US ambassador over military sanctions

    China summoned the US ambassador on Saturday to lodge an official protest over sanctions imposed by the United States against a Chinese military organisation for buying Russian fighter jets. ...

  • Liverpool Football Club drops controversial deal with Tibet Water

    Liverpool Football Club has caved in to pressure after a worldwide campaign by Tibet supporters, failing to renew its sponsorship deal with China company Tibet Water Resources Ltd. ...

  • China testing railgun rockets in Tibet to strike India

    A rocket launched by an electromagnetic catapult would have more stability and accuracy than a regular rocket, while still being much cheaper than a missile with its own propulsion system. ...