China`s Xi to tighten control at key Communist conclave: Experts

China`s Communist rulers gather next week for a key meeting devoted to the "rule of law", but observers say the conclave will in fact mark another tightening of control by party leader Xi Jinping after crackdowns on internal dissent and graft.

Hong Kong police officer in colonial cap gaffe

As Hong Kong police trumpeted their partial clearance of another pro-democracy rally site on Friday, a senior officer made a major gaffe by donning a British colonial-era cap -- 17 years after the territory was handed back to China.

China jails reporter for defaming state-controlled construction firm Zoomlion

A Chinese investigative journalist who wrote reports critical of a state-controlled construction equipment maker has been sentenced to prison after being found guilty of defamation and bribery, according to state media on Friday. 

Japan PM Abe sends offering to Yasukuni Shrine for war dead

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a ritual offering to Tokyo`s controversial Yasukuni Shrine on Friday, a move that might complicate his push for a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping to improve frayed ties between the world`s second- and third-biggest economies.

Hong Kong police clear protesters, barricades at key site
Hong Kong police clear protesters, barricades at key site

 Hundreds of Hong Kong police staged their biggest and boldest raid yet on a pro-democracy protest camp before dawn on Friday, charging down student-led activists who have held a key intersection in one of the main protest zones for more than three weeks.

Gymnasts Simone Biles poised to leap into Rio Olympics spotlight
Gymnasts Simone Biles poised to leap into Rio Olympics spotlight

Her training headquarters is a small warehouse in Spring, Texas, but bigger things are expected for petite gymnast Simone Biles, who is on track to become a darling of the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Singer married to China president's brother resurfaces

A Chinese army singer who mysteriously disappeared from public view six years ago has made a surprising reappearance in local media -- as the wife of the President Xi Jinping's brother.

'US feared India would follow China in conducting nuke tests'

Amid reports that China was planning to conduct nuclear tests, the US in early 1960s feared that neighbouring countries like India would follow suit and it directed its officials to address India's security concerns, according to newly declassified documents.

DNA: PM Modi unveils labour reforms to end 'inspector raj'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday unveiled a string of labour reforms, including measures to end 'inspector raj', asserting that ease of doing business is "essential" to ensure 'Make-in-India' campaign is successful.

Chinese man executed for killing pregnant wife, 6 relatives

A Chinese man was executed today for killing his pregnant wife and six other close relatives in northwest China.

India, China begin talks on border mechanism

India and China on Thursday began their talks on border mechanism here during which last month's standoff in Ladakh was discussed as also the efforts to prevent such incidents from recurring in future.

PM to address top military commanders tomorrow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with the country's top military commanders for the first time on Friday at a conference during which he will outline his strategic vision and get a briefing on the overall security situation.

Chinese man undergoes surgeries to remove 25 kg facial tumour

A Chinese man has undergone a series of life-changing operations to remove the world's largest facial tumour that weighed 25 kg and hung down to his waist.

China says some victims of land clash burned alive

Chinese villagers kidnapped construction workers, tied them up, doused them in gasoline and set it ablaze when a land dispute turned violent, the government said on Thursday, providing grisly details of the latest bout of rural unrest.

Hong Kong's CY Leung defends police even as brutality video goes viral
Hong Kong's CY Leung defends police even as brutality video goes viral

Just a day after a video surfaced showing police badly beating up a social worker, Hong Kong leader CY Leung agreed to reopen talks with the protesters, however sough to defend the police, saying they had tolerated enough unlawful action.

Rajnath responds to China's concerns on border road, says 'no one can warn India'
Rajnath responds to China's concerns on border road, says 'no one can warn India'

A day after China sharply reacted to India's plans to construct a road network along the McMohan line in Arunachal Pradesh, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that 'no one can warn India'.

NCP leader wants India to tell China not to intervene on road building in Arunachal

Asserting that Arunachal Pradesh is an integral part of India, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Tariq Anwar on Thursday indicated that India should convey a message to Beijing that it should not have any reservation over India building infrastructure, like roads, in Arunachal Pradesh.

China sends Ebola drug to Africa, eyes clinical trials

A Chinese drugmaker with military ties has sent an experimental Ebola drug to Africa for use by Chinese aid workers and is planning clinical trials there to combat the disease, executives at the firm told Reuters on Thursday.

Military singer resurfaces married to China President`s brother

A Chinese army singer who mysteriously disappeared from public view six years ago has made a surprising reappearance in local media -- as the wife of the President Xi Jinping`s brother.

India, China to have border mechanism talks in New Delhi

Indian and Chinese officials will hold their first meeting of a bilateral border mechanism here on Thursday.

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