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China's Manila mission says 'dangerous' U.S. creating chaos in Asia

MANILA (Reuters) - China’s embassy in the Philippines has denounced the United States for “creating chaos” in Asia, after a visiting White House envoy backed countries in disputes with China and accused Beijing of using military pressure to further its interests.

NOVEMBER 24, 20204:21 AM

During a trip to Manila on Monday, national security adviser Robert O’Brien underscored the U.S. commitment to Taiwan and told the

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Lu Xun (Lu Hsun) (1881 - 1936)

Lu writing

Lu Xun (Lu Hsun) was the pen name of Zhou Shuren. Lu is widely regarded as one of modern China’s most prominent and influential writers. His work promoted radical change through criticism of antiquated cultural values and repressive social customs.

Zhou was born into a poor family. His father was unable to provide for the family and he died during Zhou’s teenage years. Zhou’s mother was well-educated and she encouraged in his studies. Zhou demonstrated a keen intellect early in life. He

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CHINESE BEEF

South China’s Guangxi finds way out of poverty through cattle industry

By Du Mingming (People's Daily Online)    11:26, September 18, 2020
 
 
 

(Video produced by Ma Tianyi, Du Mingming and Alvaro Lago)

Du'an Yao Autonomous County is one of four extremely poor counties in south China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Long blighted by vast mountains, lack of farmland, and limited transportation, lifting Du'an out of poverty has been

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Bubonic Plague: Chinese city issues black death level three plague warning

 

BUBONIC plague has broken out in a Chinese city with authorities issuing an epidemic warning after a local farmer contracted the virus that caused the infamous Black Death.

PUBLISHED: 11:11, Mon, Jul 6, 2020 | UPDATED: 16:49, Mon, Jul 6, 2020

Bubonic Plague: Symptoms and spread of disease explained

 
 

The Inner Mongolian Chinese city of Bayan has been

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The Tiananmen Square massacre made Sharpeville look like a picnic

China defends Tiananmen Square massacre 31 years on – ‘fully correct’

CHINA echoed previous claims that the horrific killings of hundreds of protestors on Tiananmen Square in 1989 was "fully correct," adding that the political values the Communist Party embodied were "right choice."

PUBLISHED: 02:15, Fri, Jun 5, 2020 | UPDATED: 02:15, Fri, Jun 5, 2020
 

The repression of pro-democracy protesters on

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Currency war: Chinese government ramps up trials for digital currency to rival the dollar

 

THE CHINESE government is running trials for a new official digital currency which analysts say could challenge Bitcoin and the dollar.

PUBLISHED: 01:33, Wed, Jun 3, 2020 | UPDATED: 02:11, Wed, Jun 3, 2020

Bitcoin: Cryptocurrency expert discusses market predictions

 
 
 

This digital currency is being referred to as the "digital Yuan", but it’s also known as the Digital

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TIME OUT FOR HK AS INDEPENDENT CHINESE STATE

Hong Kong police issue warning amid calls for new demonstrations

 
 

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong police issued a warning late on Tuesday that they would not tolerate disruptions to public order, after activists circulated calls online for fresh demonstrations on Wednesday.A new national security law proposed last

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HONG KONG BELONGS TO CHINA NOT HONG KONG

China’s Harsh New Security Law Likely to Spark HK Protest

Beijing puts definitive end to ‘one country, two systems’

 

The Chinese government’s plan to implement a national security law in Hong Kong is likely to revive the large protests which rocked the city last year, which ironically is what this law seeks to prevent.

“If the national security law is implemented, there will be massive demonstrations in pushback as in last

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THROWING BRICKBATS AT THE MOON SHE CRIED SIR I'VE NEVER HAD BUT SHE SPOKE TOO BLOODY SOON - VIRUS HAVE A NASTY HABIT OF COMING BACK AT YOU

Putting the blame on others is bald-faced political blackmail

By Zhong Sheng (People's Daily Online)    16:39, May 07, 2020

While the COVID-19 pandemic has gone rampant around the world, certain American politicians played the trick of “political blackmail”. After the World Health Organization (WHO) informed the world of the COVID-19 pandemic, they gloated over the calamity and made complacent assertions that the pandemic “is not a problem” and everything was “under

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Explainer: How important is Hong Kong to the rest of China?

 
 

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Concerns over Hong Kong’s political and economic future are growing as pro-democracy protests drag on and turn increasingly violent, and China makes clear that forceful intervention is possible.

 

Noah Sin

 
 
A general view of Hong Kong, China, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Amr
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China Shows its Fist in Hong Kong

 

Changes intended to show who’s in charge

 

Beijing suddenly has dramatically increased the pressure on Hong Kong, arranging for the arrest of influential independent voices, engineering the sacking of the Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Patrick Nip Tak-kuen, demanding the passage of a security clause in the basic law as soon as possible to combat so-called ‘foreign interference” and putting a former

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