China Accused Of Targeting Its Overseas Citizens For Political Dissent

Overseas students reported that family members in China received threats. Beijing: China is targeting citizens studying abroad for their political activism, rights group Amnesty International said Monday, with some students reporting harassment of family members back home. China does not tolerate political dissent and has used sophisticated tech tools as well as intimidation to crack … Read more

5 killed, 33 injured tornado strikes China’s Guangzhou: Report

A tornado that struck the city of Guangzhou in southern China killed five people and left 33 injured, state news agency Xinhua said on Saturday, citing local authorities. The tornado hit the city’s Baiyun district on Saturday afternoon, the report said, adding it had damaged 141 factory buildings but no residential houses had collapsed, the … Read more

Deadlier Than Nukes? US, China Rush For “Inevitable” AI Drone Swarms To Prepare For “New” Warfare

US and Chinese military planners are gearing up for a new kind of warfare with drones equipped with artificial intelligence (AI). The world’s only AI superpowers are engaged in an arms race for swarming drones that is reminiscent of the Cold War. However, experts say drone technology will be far more difficult to contain than … Read more

South Korea Calls For Unification, Says Ties With Japan Deterring Kim’s Threat & Chinese Influence

South Korea’s President Yoon Suk Yeol strongly criticised North Korea on March 1, reaffirming his dedication to a united Korean Peninsula. Yoon Suk Yeol was speaking on Independence Movement Day, which commemorates a 1919 uprising against Japanese colonial rule. Yoon condemned North Korea’s regime and stressed unification to enhance freedom and human rights. He also … Read more

Taiwan Simulates Chinese Attack From Military Drills

On Taiwan’s military on January 31 simulated a scenario where China suddenly turned one of its regular drills around the island into an actual attack, on the same day China staged another “combat readiness patrol” near Taiwan.Navy vessels, troops, tanks and armoured personnel carriers participated in exercises carried out in Kaohsiung and Taitung, with military … Read more

China Company Grants “Mood Leave” To Employee For This Reason

The incident has amassed a lot of reactions on Chinese social media platforms. A woman in China recently made headlines after she was granted “mood leave” by her company as she was unhappy because it had not snowed where she lives, according to a report in the South China Morning Post. The incident has amassed … Read more

China Earthquake: Death Toll Rises To 137, Dozen Still Missing | World News

Dahejia: A dozen people were still missing on Thursday after a 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck northwestern Gansu province late Monday, and netizens questioned the speed at which rescue operations had ended. Chinese media reported that search-and-rescue work in Gansu ended at 3 p.m. (0700 GMT) on Tuesday, about 15 hours after the disaster hit a … Read more

China Earthquake: 111 Killed, More Than 200 Injured After 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Gansu Province; President Xi Jinping Calls For ‘All-Out’ Operation | World News

Beijing: At least 111 people have lost their lives, and over 200 are injured in the aftermath of a powerful 6.2-magnitude earthquake that struck Gansu and Qinghai provinces in northwest China. The earthquake, which occurred at midnight on Monday, shook an ethnic county in Gansu Province, causing significant devastation. President Xi Jinping Calls For … Read more

Building collapses in China during renovation, 4 construction workers killed

A building that was undergoing renovation work collapsed in China’s Wenzhou city, killing four people, state-run media reported on Sunday. The incident took place on Saturday and the four people who died were all construction workers, news agency Reuters reported, citing China Central Television (CCTV). Rescue operations were affected due to incessant rainfall. An investigation … Read more