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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 ...

A suspected Uighur from China's troubled far-western region of Xinjiang, holds his son at a temporally shelter after they were detained at the immigration regional headquarters near the Thailand-Malaysia border in Hat Yai, Songkla 14 March 2014.

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 ...

TikTok logo

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 ...

The TikTok logo is pictured outside the company's US head office in Culver City, California, US, on 15 September 2020

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

A TikTok logo is displayed on a smartphone in this illustration taken 6 January 2020.

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

An escorted police van believed to be carrying Huayuan Real Estate Group former chairman Ren Zhiqiang leaves Beijing No. 2 Intermediate People's Court, where Ren faces corruption trial, in Beijing, China 11 September 2020.

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 ...

A small bottle labeled with a "Vaccine" sticker is held near a medical syringe in front of displayed "Coronavirus COVID-19" words in this illustration taken 10 April 2020.

Geopolitics

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?

Who will Bangladesh side with in the US-China conflict?

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

From Doklam to Dalai Lama, Chinese intel paid Indian journalist for info: Delhi police

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

Illustration picture of Tiktok with US flags

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.

Ambulance workers pushes a stretcher with a patient at a nursing home during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Leganes Madrid, near Madrid, Spain.
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