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After 27 Months, Xi Finally Leaves China
The last time he left his country was a month after the coronavirus appeared in a market in the Chinese town of Wuhan in December 2019. Xi Jinping -- general secretary of the Chinese Communist......
Beijing Tightens COVID-19 Curbs
Despite Beijing reporting just 51 new cases on Wednesday, China's capital tightened Covid restrictions. Kindergartens, primary and middle schools and secondary vocational schools in Beijing have......
China reports first Covid deaths in over a year
China on Saturday reported two COVID-19 deaths, the first since January 2021, amid a spike in the coronavirus cases prompting authorities to rule out relaxing the much-criticised 'dynamic......
China defends fielding Galwan soldier as Winter Olympics torchbearer
Amid widespread criticism over its move to field a People's Liberation Army (PLA) soldier involved in the border clash with Indian soldiers at the Galwan Valley in 2020 as a torchbearer for the......
India protests Galwan PLA torchbearer, to boycott Olympics ceremonies
India on Thursday announced that its top diplomat in China will skip the opening or closing ceremony of the Beijing Winter Olympics while describing as "regrettable" the Chinese side fielding a......
Elon Musk, Meet China's ROBO-01 EV
The Knight Industries Two Thousand -- KITT, the autonomous intelligent talking car that featured in the television series Knight Rider -- is no longer sci-fiction. China's search giant Baidu is......
Chinese Get Back To Work With Caution
People in China get back to routine, but with caution after the lockdown placed to curb the COVID-19 outbreak was lifted in Shanghai and Beijing. Please click on the images for glimpses of the......
In Covid times China reports Q1 GDP growth of whopping 18.3%
China's GDP jumped a record 18.3 per cent in the first quarter of 2021, riding on strong domestic and foreign demand and aided by recovery from a low base in early 2020 when Covid-19 stalled the......
Covid-hit Chinese economy grows 4.9% in Q3
China's economy, which suffered 6.8 per cent slump in the first quarter due to the coronavirus pandemic -- the worst in 44 years -- bounced back posting 4.9 per cent growth between July and......
Here's what 2022 holds for sports lovers
Mark your calendars! Here’s all the lowdown of all the major sporting events coming up in 2022... IMAGE: Riyad Mahrez lifts the trophy as Algeria's players celebrate winning the Africa Cup......
'Together for a Shared Future' motto for Beijing 2022 Winter Games
IMAGE: The slogan for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics, 'Together for a shared future’, is unveiled on a giant screen at a ceremony in Beijing, China, on Friday, September 17, 2021.......
China Olympic Committee offers vaccines for Tokyo Games: IOC
IMAGE: 'The IOC has received a kind offer from the Chinese Olympic Committee, hosts of the 2022 Beijing winter Olympics, to make additional vaccine doses available to participants in both editions......
China eyes excellence at Winter Olympics
China looks to Winter Olympics as chance for rare soft power win amid COVID, rights concerns IMAGE: Skater performance during the Beijing 2022 Olympic Games Commemorative Coin Issuing......
Sports Shorts: China's Chen claims maiden TT World Cup title
Photograph: Kind Courtesy Tingshu Wang/Reuters Team owners and the NBA players' association have agreed on a shortened season to allow players from the world's best league to compete in next......
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