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Westerners fret that the networks the firm is building are used by Chinese spooks to eavesdrop during peacetime and could be shut down suddenly during wartime

Chinese Military Sabotage India’s State Owned Telco BSNL’s Base Station

In a major incident of national security breach, India’s top intelligence agencies and Department of Telecom is all set to jointly launch an investigation into the alleged role of Chinese…

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China Is Transforming Tibet’s Holiest Area Into A Tourist District

  China is transforming the ancient part of Tibet’s capital into a tourist district according to a visiting native of the area, Amy Li of the South China Morning Post reports….

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Senior scientists attack Chinese researchers for creating new strains of influenza virus in veterinary laboratory

Scientists create hybrid flu that can go airborne H5N1 virus with genes from H1N1 can spread through the air between mammals. As the world is transfixed by a new H7N9…

Xingjiao Temple was founded in AD 669 by the Tang Emperor Gao Zong, It was destroyed and rebuilt several times. China. Xian, Shaanxi province. (Photo by Werner Forman/Universal Images Group/Getty Images)

Xingjiao Temple, Ancient Chinese Buddhist Site, Faces Demolition

Authorities in Xian, the Chinese city home to the Terracotta Warriors, have ordered most of the buildings in a 1,300-year-old Buddhist temple demolished, staff said Thursday, provoking online outrage. The…

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Korean Unification: Do Not Be Surprised If It Comes Soon

The most significant geopolitical events of the past half century have been unanticipated. Not that we did not expect them, but they were supposed to happen in the distant future,…

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Sorry, Mates, Strictly Business: Australia Wants To Cut Out US Dollar In Trade With China

Australia is seeking to bypass trading in U.S. dollars with China in an effort to avoid the commercial uncertainties that come with the recent fluctuations in the greenback. For example,…

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Chinese anti-satellite weapon test debris hits Russian satellite

Reports say that debris from China’s Fengyun 1C meteorological satellite destroyed in an anti-satellite weapons test (ASAT) in 2007 may have hit and severely damaged a Russian spacecraft on January…

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U.S. And China Come Together For Joint Naval Exercises With Pakistan

The United States and China recently kicked off a joint counter-piracy naval exercise near Pakistan in what is quickly becoming the most bizarre relationship between two nations in recent history….

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China Bans Reincarnation Without Government Permission

  In one of history’s more absurd acts of totalitarianism, China has banned Buddhist monks in Tibet from reincarnating without government permission. According to a statement issued by the State…

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India – An Aspiring Hegemon

  “India’s grand strategy divides the world into three concentric circles. In the first, which encompasses the immediate neighbourhood, India has sought primacy and a veto over actions of outside…

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China To Introduce Carbon Tax: Report

In a step toward combating global warming, China announced earlier this week that it would implement a tax on carbon dioxide emissions, reports Xinhua, China’s official state news agency. Some economists view action…

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A Global Cyberwar Arms Race Is Underway

US in cyberwar arms race with China, Russia The United States is locked in a tight race with China and Russia to build destructive cyberweapons capable of seriously damaging other…

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Illicit Meth Trade Between China And North Korea Reveals A Lot About Their Relationship

  AS NEW year fireworks crackle and boom amid the neon beside the Yalu river, a small boat inches silently across the stretch of water that forms the border with…

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Indian armed forces building deadly drone arsenal

  With an eye on both the western and eastern fronts with Pakistan and China, the Indian armed forces are steadily building a formidable arsenal of spy, target acquisition and…

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China one-child policy enforcer runs over baby

A Chinese official demanding a couple pay a fine for violating the country’s one-child policy crushed their 13-month-old boy to death with a car, a local spokesman said Tuesday. Under…