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Beijing appeals to US for fairness under investment law

Aug 14, 2018

Beijing appeals to US not to block business under new investment security law

Now with power to long rule China, Xi beset by challenges

Aug 14, 2018

Just months after clearing the way to rule in perpetuity, China's president and ruling Communist Party leader Xi Jinping is beset by economic, foreign policy and domestic political challenges

Religion must obey Chinese law, paper says of mosque protest

Aug 11, 2018

A newspaper of the ruling Communist Party says no religion is above the law in China, urging officials to stay firm while dealing with a rare protest over the planned demolition of a massive mosque in the northwest

Lombok lifted 10 inches by quake that killed nearly 400

Aug 11, 2018

Scientists say the powerful Indonesian earthquake that killed nearly 400 people lifted the island it struck by as much as 25 centimeters (10 inches).

Thousands in China mosque standoff over demolition plan

Aug 10, 2018

Thousands of Muslims have gathered at a mosque in northwestern China to protest its planned demolition in a rare, public pushback to the government's efforts to rewrite how religions are practiced

Women's volleyball captain Zhu leads China into Asian Games

Aug 10, 2018

A volleyball player who makes her living in Turkey is the unrivalled star of China's squad to this month's Asian Games in Indonesia

Solar cookout aims to woo traditional chefs, cut carbon

Aug 7, 2018

Solar cooker bash aims to win over finicky Chinese chefs, vanquish sooty mainstays

The Latest: Soldiers pull man alive from collapsed mosque

Aug 7, 2018

Soldiers have a pulled a man alive from the rubble of a large mosque that collapsed in the northern Lombok during Sunday night's powerful earthquake

The Latest: Lombok quake death toll rises to 98

Aug 6, 2018

National Disaster Mitigation Agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho says the death toll from the Lombok earthquake has risen to 98 from the previously announced 91

Pompeo says US 'confident' North Korea will denuclearize

Aug 3, 2018

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says that while there's "still a ways to go," the United States remains "confident" in North Korea's commitment to denuclearize

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Solar cookout aims to woo traditional chefs, cut carbon

Solar cooker bash aims to win over finicky Chinese chefs, vanquish sooty mainstays

Aug 7, 2018

Report says Indonesia 'land swap' plan puts forests at risk

Researchers say Indonesian government "land swap" plan to give plantation companies new lands in...

Jul 24, 2018

Indonesia mob kills hundreds of crocodiles after man dies

A mob has slaughtered nearly 300 crocodiles at a breeding ground in Indonesia's West Papua province...

Jul 16, 2018

Tesla announces deal for Shanghai factory

Tesla announces plans for Shanghai factory

Jul 11, 2018

Tesla will build its 1st factory outside US in Shanghai

Electric car producer Tesla will build its first factory outside the United States in Shanghai,...

Jul 11, 2018

China push to end reliance on US tech at trade fight's core

China push to end reliance on US tech at core of festering trade fight

Jul 5, 2018