Tag: Communist Party

China celebrates official end of extreme poverty, lauds President Xi

The ruling Communist Party is celebrating the official end of extreme poverty in China with a propaganda campaign that praises President Xi Jinping‘s role, part...

China steps up online controls with new rule for bloggers

Taipei: Ma Xiaolin frequently wrote about current affairs on one of China’s leading microblogging sites, where he has 2 million followers. But recently, he said...

China’s new defence law expands power of its military headed by Xi Jinping

Beijing: China has revised its National Defence Law, expanding the power of its armed forces headed by President Xi Jinping to mobilise military and civilian...

China plays down its top official’s visit to Nepal amid political crisis

China on Thursday played down the significance of the visit of a top official of the ruling Communist Party of China to Nepal to unite...

China wants to control Tibetan religious institutions, major power struggle expected after demise of 14th Dalai Lama: Report | India News

TAIPEI: China feels that it should control religious institution in Tibet and due to this a greater crisis will emerge with the eventual demise of...

A pandemic atlas: How COVID-19 took over the world in 2020

Almost no place has been spared and no one. The virus that first emerged a year ago in Wuhan, China, swept across the world in...

How global demand for hair products is linked to forced labor

For the past decade, Mikayla Lowe Davis has been braiding and styling hair for her customers. “The first thing people see a lot of times...

Will make ‘every effort’ to consolidate national unity, protect territorial integrity: Oli

Embattled Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli on Friday said he will make “every effort” to consolidate national unity and protect the territorial integrity of...

Hong Kongers scrub social media history in face of security law

Hong Kong: Hong Kongers are scrubbing their social media accounts, deleting chat histories and mugging up on cyber privacy as China‘s newly imposed security law...

US imposes new rules on exports to China to keep them from its military

The United States said on Monday it will impose new restrictions on exports to China to keep semiconductor production equipment and other technology away from...

China suffers worst economic drop since ’70s in virus battle

BEIJING: China suffered its worst economic contraction since since at least the 1970s in the first quarter as it fought the coronavirus, and weak consumer...