China operating 380 detention centres: Researchers
China's network of detention centres in the northwest Xinjiang region is much bigger than previously thought and has been expanded in recent years, according to research presented by an Australian ...
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Beijing unlikely to approve Oracle, Walmart’s TikTok deal
Whereas ByteDance said it will majority-own TikTok Global, Oracle and Walmart together said ByteDance’s ownership would be distributed to its investors - many of which are US-based - and that ...
23 September 2020, 7:52
TikTok proposes social media coalition to curb harmful content
The company, owned by China's ByteDance and at the centre of a political battle between Washington and Beijing, said it had sent letters to nine companies for a memorandum of understanding on content ...
23 September 2020, 7:33
TikTok didn’t respond to govt request seeking info of two accounts
In the first six months this year, TikTok removed 10,45,43,719 videos from its platform for violating the company’s community guidelines
22 September 2020, 14:39
China hands 18-year jail term to Xi critic for graft
saw not an emperor standing there exhibiting his 'new clothes,' but a clown stripped naked who insisted on continuing being emperor
22 September 2020, 9:27
More than 150 nations join global vaccine plan but US, China absent
Some 156 nations have joined a global scheme for fair distribution of future vaccines against COVID-19, an alliance led by the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday, but superpowers China ...
22 September 2020, 3:47
Who will Bangladesh side with in the US-China conflict?
What response will Bangladesh make to the US overtures for it to join in the Indo-Pacific strategy? Will the politicians and policymakers kindly discuss the matter openly?
21 September 2020, 11:33
From Doklam to Dalai Lama, Chinese intel paid Indian journalist for info: Delhi police
The Special Cell of the Delhi Police have arrested 61-year-old Indian freelance journalist Rajeev Sharma, allegedly found working for Chinese intelligence
20 September 2020, 6:30
Trump supports deal to continue China’s TikTok operate in the US
ByteDance was racing to avoid a crackdown on TikTok after the US Commerce Department said on Friday it would block new downloads and updates to the app come Sunday
20 September 2020, 4:18
Global COVID-19 cases top 30.6m: Johns Hopkins
cases stood at 30,674,077 and the fatalities rose to 955,440, the University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in its latest update.
20 September 2020, 3:27