Communist Party of China

COVID-19 pandemic helps China to evolve world's largest surveillance system

On this App, the citizens will not only have to upload information about the COVID-19 infection but also about their lifestyle. 

May 28, 2020, 00:55 AM IST

China Communist Party meet's 5-point agenda: Win over coronavirus, Hong Kong's control, no GDP target, defence budget hike, economy

China's annual Parliament session commenced on Friday (May 22) at the Great Hall of People in Beijing amid coronavirus pandemic that has claimed 4,634 lives in the Communist nation where the deadly virus emerged in December 2019. 

May 23, 2020, 00:55 AM IST

China postpones annual Parliament session for first time in decades amid coronavirus outbreak

The country's top legislature, the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC), met and approved a draft decision on postponing the NPC's annual session due to coronavirus.
The third annual session of the 13th NPC, one of China's biggest political events, was originally planned to open on March 5 in Beijing, official media reported.

Feb 24, 2020, 15:29 PM IST

Beijing could be threatening ethnic Chinese abroad to become spies: US report

A number of anti-China protests in foreign countries in recent times - especially those which seek to highlight Beijing's poor treatment of minority communities - may have perturbed officials in Beijing.

Aug 25, 2018, 11:40 AM IST

Premier Li makes unannounced visit to Tibet, claims it as 'inalienable part' of China

Li Keqiang said China is committed to supporting education of skilled workers and train more talented workers in the disputed region the country claims as its own.

Jul 29, 2018, 20:05 PM IST

China tries to make an example, gives strict punishments for those who want to quit military service

An obligation to serve two years in the military is key to getting a college education.

Apr 09, 2018, 15:00 PM IST

Bible can no longer be sold publicly in China after quiet crackdown: Reports

The Communist Party of China could be worried that there may now be more Christians than CPC members.

Apr 05, 2018, 08:49 AM IST

China brings troops guarding Indian border directly under military command

Troops that were formerly part of the armed police and managed by institutes of the State Council have now officially withdrawn from this system in a bid to fully implement the party's absolute leadership over the People's Liberation Army, and other national armed forces.

Mar 22, 2018, 11:57 AM IST

No more than 10 foreigners: Beijing cops' bizarre order to bars, restaurants during Two Sessions

The bars and restaurants that have received this verbal instruction are concentrated in a part of Beijing that is close to a number of universities, from where the Tiananmen protests originated.

Mar 15, 2018, 13:02 PM IST

China defends removing term limit for Xi's presidency

The party’s powerful Central Committee last month passed a proposal to remove the two-term cap on Chinese presidency 

Mar 04, 2018, 21:41 PM IST

China kicks off parliament season to ratify move to remove term limit for Xi Jinping

The Chinese constitution, which has been in effect since 1982, prohibits more than two terms for the president and the vice-president.

Mar 02, 2018, 20:00 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi meets delegation of Communist Party of China

Rahul Gandhi had earlier stroked a controversy when he met the Chinese ambassador in Delhi at the height of Doklam border standoff between the two countries.

Jan 05, 2018, 22:34 PM IST

Taiwan calls Chinese military drills a 'severe threat'

The Taiwanese Army said this week that China had carried out at least 20 drills with warplanes around Taiwan and Japan

Dec 26, 2017, 18:41 PM IST

Millions of officials across China told to study President Xi Jinping's new book

Millions of officials across China have been told to study the new book of thoughts and speeches of President Xi Jinping, authorities said on Thursday.

Nov 23, 2017, 14:28 PM IST

Not Jesus Christ but President Xi will save you, China tells Christians

Thousands of Christians live below poverty line in Yugan county in rural south-east China.

Nov 15, 2017, 10:47 AM IST

Xi Jinping, Vladimir Putin pledge to enhance regional, international cooperation

Chinese President Xi Jinping met here on Friday with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, on further strengthening bilateral ties and cooperation on regional and international affairs.

Nov 11, 2017, 08:41 AM IST

Be combat ready to win wars: Xi Jinping sends strong message to Chinese troops

Unlike other countries, the military in China functions under the party and not under the government. 

Oct 27, 2017, 15:53 PM IST

China to unveil new leadership line-up today as Xi cements power

Five members are expected to retire due to an unwritten rule limiting new five-year terms to those under 68.

Oct 25, 2017, 07:53 AM IST

Xi Jinping says Chinese armed forces to become world-class

Chinese armed forces will become world-class by mid-21st century, according to President Xi Jinping. With technology at its core, Xi said   his military is 'built to fight' and will enhance its strategic capabilities.

Oct 18, 2017, 13:48 PM IST

China to build world-class armed forces by mid-21st century: President Xi

Founded in 1927, the People`s Liberation Army now commands about two million service personnel. 

Oct 18, 2017, 13:13 PM IST