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Pompeo makes claims that China covered up Covid origin

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo alleged Friday there were Covid-like illnesses among staff at a Chinese virology institute in autumn 2019, casting further...
Hong Kong slam US sanctions

Hong Kong criticizes US for ‘insane and shameless’ sanctions

Hong Kong on Saturday hit back at the United States over its latest sanctions on six pro-China officials, slamming the move as "insane, shameless...
Russia nuclear arms

For Russia nuclear arms curbs are a ‘no brainer’ with Biden

When US President-elect Joe Biden enters the White House next week his administration will be in a race against time to salvage a landmark...
Smartphone giant Xiaomi

Smartphone giant Xiaomi collapses as US blacklists

Shares in Xiaomi collapsed on Friday after the United States blacklisted the smartphone giant and a host of other Chinese firms as the Trump...
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Turkey unrolls Chinese vaccine, President Erdogan gets jabbed

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stripped down to a black t-shirt and got vaccinated on Thursday as the nation of 83 million people began...
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China’s Xi writes letter to ex Starbucks tycoon to promote trade

China's President Xi Jinping has asked former Starbucks chairman Howard Schultz to help promote trade between Washington and Beijing in a rare missive to...
China’s Maritime Silk Road

Book Review: China’s Maritime Silk Road Initiative and South Asia

The book, 'China’s Maritime Silk Road Initiative and South Asia; A Political Economic Analysis of its Purposes, Perils, and Promise', was an exhilarating read...
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US envoy to UN criticizes China in talk with Taiwan leader

Washington's envoy to the United Nations held a virtual talk with Taiwan's president on Thursday after her visit to the island was scrapped in...
China's success

China releases documents its success story, Global Souths most reliable partner

Xinhua reported on Sunday that China’s State Council Information Office released a 43-page white paper on “China’s International Development Cooperation in the New Era”...
US Tariffs on China

Top US trade chief expects Biden to maintain billions of dollars worth of tariffs...

Outgoing US President Donald Trump's trade chief on Monday urged President-elect Joe Biden to maintain tariffs imposed on China, arguing that they have shifted...
WHO mission

Covid-19 origins investigation in China is about science, not politics: WHO

The World Health Organization insisted Monday that the international investigation into the Covid-19 pandemic's origins, set to start this week in China, was not...
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Hong Kong tracker fund stops investments in China firms linked to military

Hong Kong's original stock market tracker said Monday it would make no new investments in firms listed by Washington as having links to China's...
china trade

Op-ed:Through trade and policy China is grasping its rule over its neighbors

For long, China has made its place in Pakistan's internal trade policy, and has never thought otherwise, no matter geo-political conditions in the region....
China threatens US

China threatens ‘heavy price’ if US envoy travels to Taiwan

China on Thursday warned the United States would pay a "heavy price" if its United Nations Ambassador Kelly Craft made good on plans to...
US Capitol stormed

Russia sees US democracy ‘limping’ after Capitol stormed

Russia on Thursday pointed to the storming of the US Capitol building as evidence of America's decline, with officials saying its out-of-date electoral system...
Marks and Spencer

UK’s Marks & Spencer to stand by Uighurs, ban cotton from China

British supermarket chain Marks and Spencer vowed Wednesday not to use cotton from China's Xinjiang region in its clothes in response to the country's...
US democracy

China mocks scenes on Capitol hill as ‘beautiful sights’

China's internet erupted in mirth at America's troubled democracy after supporters of President Donald Trump broke into the US Capitol, comparing the chaos to...
WHO virus mission China

WHO virus mission denied entry to China

An expert mission to China to find the origins of the coronavirus pandemic stumbled before it even began, with the head of the World...
China

China’s military must be prepared to “act at any second”: President Xi

As the new year begins, the first order for the armed forces put forward by China's President Xi Jinping was to emphasize the need...
China court sentences

China court sentences ex-banker to death for $260m bribes, bigamy

The former chairman of one of China's largest state-controlled asset management firms was sentenced to death Tuesday for soliciting $260 million in bribes, corruption,...
Chinese jets incursions

Taiwan claims Chinese jets invaded defense zone in 2020

Chinese jets made a record 380 incursions into Taiwan's defence zone last year, a defence official said Tuesday, as a military-linked think-tank warned tensions...
US India ties

Op-ed: Pakistan’s has concerns over the growing strategic ties of US India

In the post-cold war era, the USA emerged as a superpower and dominated international affairs. After almost two decades the economic rise of China...
Tourism exchange promote friendship

Tourism exchanges to promote Pak-China friendship: CTA

Tourism is a good medium that can promote cultural exchanges and pass on the friendship between China and Pakistan from generation to generation, a...
release Wuhan journalist

US, EU demand China to release citizen journalist

The United States and European Union on Tuesday demanded that China release a citizen journalist jailed for reports from Wuhan, with top US diplomat...
railway project

PM Imran signs letter on railway project with Uzbekistan and Afghanistan

Pakistan signed a joint appeal letter Tuesday seeking a $4.8 billion loan from international financial institutions for a Trans-Afghan railway line project with Uzbekistan...
CPEC construction

China, Pakistan determined in promoting CPEC construction: Chinese FM

The prospects of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) are bright as both China and Pakistan are resolute in pushing forward its construction, Chinese Foreign...
China on Kashmir

Op-ed: China can’t make up its mind about its policies on Kashmir

Kashmir with its 86000 square miles area, a population of 13 million people, located in the Himalayas, and the origin of several rivers is...
China Dalai Lama

Trump endorses new sanctions for China Dalai Lama meddling

President Donald Trump has signed a law that authorizes US sanctions on Chinese officials if they interfere in Tibetan Buddhists' selection of the next...
Trump sign Taiwan Act

Trump endorses Taiwan act into law, irks rival China

US President Donald Trump on Sunday signed the Taiwan Assurance Act into law, which was part of the wider $1.4 trillion federal government spending...
tourism cooperation

Pakistan-China agree to enhance tourism cooperation: Ambassador Haque

Pakistan Ambassador to China, Moin ul Haque visited China Tourism Academy (CTA) to discuss China-Pakistan tourism cooperation. CTA President Dai Bin warmly welcomed Ambassador Haque...

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Taimur Khan Jhagra, Khuber Pakhtunkhwa’s Health and Finance Minister, on Sunday took to Twitter to express how PDM parties have ignored Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP)...

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