China plant explosion kills seven; second blast in Jiangsu province this month

A plant explosion in China’s Jiangsu province has killed seven people, state media reported on Sunday, 10 days after a blast at a pesticide plant killed 78 people in the province and... Read more »

Experts say the need for political commitment for border security

Our unregulated border with India is an urgent matter of concern to the government, experts said on an interaction organized by Nepal Institute of Strategic Studies. Experts emphasized on the need to... Read more »

China brushes off outrage over death sentence, Canada fires back

China said on Wednesday it was “not worried in the slightest” by mounting international concern over the death sentence handed to a Canadian for drug smuggling. Monday’s sentence for Robert Schellenberg for... Read more »

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits China

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is visiting China at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping, only days after warning he may take an alternative path if the United States does... Read more »

China’s Xi threatens Taiwan with force but also seeks peaceful ‘reunification’

China reserves the right to use force to bring Taiwan under its control but will strive to achieve peaceful “reunification” with the self-ruled island that has a bright future under Chinese rule,... Read more »

President Trump signs Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act

U.S President has drawn the cheer of many exiled Tibetans, lawmakers, activists and human rights advocates after signing the Reciprocal Access to Tibet bill, and therefore turning it into a law. The... Read more »

Chinese companies are threatening to punish employees caught using Apple products

The detention of a top Huawei executive is prompting some Chinese companies and business groups to call for workers to boycott products from US companies like Apple, prompting fears of a wider... Read more »

U.S., China agree trade war ceasefire after Trump, Xi summit

China and the United States agreed to a ceasefire in their bitter trade war on Saturday after high-stakes talks in Argentina between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, including... Read more »

Blast kills 22 in China’s Hebei province, injures 22 others

A blast near a chemical plant in Zhangjiakou city in China’s northern Hebei province early on Wednesday killed 22 people and injured at least 22 others, the local government said. A video... Read more »

China to rate all citizens by social status by 2020

China’s plan to judge each of its 1.3 billion people based on their social behavior is moving a step closer to reality, with Beijing set to adopt a lifelong points program by... Read more »