Email
Password
Remember meForgot password?
Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter
Connect your Digital Journal account with Facebook or Twitter to use this feature.

China News

Hong Kong protesters add helmets to their umbrellas

Hong Kong - When Anson Lau first joined Hong Kong's pro-democracy rallies he carried little more than a raincoat and a bottle of water.

China economic growth falls to five-year low of 7.3%, govt says

Beijing - China's gross domestic product expanded in the third quarter at its slowest pace since the depths of the global financial crisis, official data showed Tuesday, despite efforts to kickstart the world's second-largest economyThe 7.

Hong Kong officials, democracy protesters hold first talks 

Hong Kong - Hong Kong authorities and pro-democracy protesters Tuesday held their first talks aimed at ending weeks of rallies that have paralysed parts of the city, after its leader ruled out major reforms.

Runners wear masks as smog hits Beijing Marathon

Beijing - Thousands of runners battled thick smog at the Beijing Marathon on Sunday, with some athletes donning masks as air pollution soared to 16 times the maximum recommended level.

Runners wear masks as smog hits Beijing Marathon

Beijing - Thousands of runners battled thick smog at the Beijing Marathon on Sunday, with some athletes donning masks as air pollution soared to 16 times the maximum recommended level.

U.S., China in 'candid exchanges' ahead of Obama trip

Washington - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and a top Chinese official had "candid exchanges" over several contentious issues dogging relations between Washington and Beijing, an American diplomat said.

'Foreign forces' at work in Hong Kong protests, says leader

Hong Kong - Hong Kong's embattled leader on Sunday said "foreign forces" were at work in the pro-democracy movement that has paralysed parts of the city, as demonstrators accused police of using excessive violence during ugly clashes.

Hong Kong police charge leaves protesters injured

Hong Kong - Hong Kong police charged protesters gathered at a barricade early Sunday, leaving many requiring medical treatment just hours after the government confirmed talks aimed at ending three weeks of pro-democracy rallies.

HK govt to open talks with democracy protesters next week

Hong Kong - Hong Kong's government has said it will open talks with student demonstrators on Tuesday, after three nights of violent clashes between police and protesters who have paralysed parts of the city with mass pro-democracy rallies.

Chinese cloning researcher arrested on corruption charges

Beijing - Anti-corruption officials in China have charged a professor at the China Agricultural University with misusing government research funds.

Japan ministers at Tokyo war shrine despite warming China ties

Tokyo - Three nationalist ministers in Japan's cabinet paid homage at a war shrine hated by China Saturday, despite tentative signs of a thaw in Tokyo's long-frozen relationship with Beijing.

Multiple arrests as Hong Kong demonstrators retake protest camp

Hong Kong - Riot police clashed violently with pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong Saturday as demonstrators reoccupied a camp mostly cleared the previous day, leading to multiple arrests and jeopardising talks aimed at ending a political stalemate.

China, Russia mull high-speed Moscow-Beijing rail line: Report

Beijing - China and Russia are considering building a high-speed rail line thousands of kilometres from Moscow to Beijing that would cut the journey time from six days on the celebrated Trans-Siberian to two, Chinese media reported Friday.

Clashes as demonstrators try to take back Hong Kong protest camp

Hong Kong - Fresh clashes broke out in Hong Kong Friday night as pro-democracy demonstrators attempted to take back a protest camp in a densely populated suburb that had been partially cleared by police earlier in the day.

HK leader reopens talks offer after police brutality video

Hong Kong - Hong Kong's embattled leader made a dramatic u-turn Thursday, reopening his offer of talks with student protesters a week after the government abruptly pulled out of discussions aimed at ending more than a fortnight of mass pro-democracy rallies.

U.S. calls for swift probe into Hong Kong police brutality

Hong Kong - The United States has called for a "swift, transparent and complete" investigation into the beating of a handcuffed Hong Kong democracy protester by plainclothes police, as fresh street clashes broke out early Thursday.

HK legal chief says govt 'impartial' on police brutality

Hong Kong - Hong Kong's justice chief insisted Wednesday that any prosecution of plainclothes officers who were filmed beating a handcuffed protester would be handled impartially, as fresh clashes broke out on the city's streets.

No sign yet of MH370 in first update of underwater search

Sydney - Australian authorities released their first update on the latest underwater probe for missing flight MH370 Wednesday, saying more than 670 square kilometres (260 square miles) had been searched without success.

Police brutality video at Hong Kong protest sparks outrage

Hong Kong - Hong Kong police came under fire Wednesday after plainclothes officers were filmed beating and kicking a handcuffed protester during some of the worst clashes since mass pro-democracy rallies erupted over two weeks ago.

Hong Kong police in violent clashes with protesters

Hong Kong - Hong Kong protesters clashed with dozens of police using batons and pepper spray early Wednesday, in some of worst violence since pro-democracy demonstrations began more than two weeks ago.

Hong Kong police beat back protesters in violent clashes

Hong Kong - Hong Kong police and protesters clashed early Wednesday, with dozens of officers in riot gear using pepper spray on activists in some of the most violent scenes since pro-democracy demonstrations began more than a fortnight ago.

Video: Chinese woman stripped, beaten in 'concubine culture' war

Puyang - Images showing a Chinese "adulteress" being stripped naked and beaten severely in public by an angry scorned wife and her friends are being shared online.

China, Russia seek 'international justice'

Moscow - Russia and China pledged to ramp up efforts to promote a just world order as they signed dozens of deals ranging from energy to finance.

Op-Ed: FIPA undermines sovereignty of Canada, First Nations – Don Davies Special

Vancouver - Don Davies, Canadian Member of Parliament for the NDP representing the riding of Vancouver Kingsway, discusses the approval of the Canada-China Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (FIPA) and its future impact on Canada and First Nations.

Hong Kong police in fresh assault on protest barricades

Hong Kong - Hong Kong police vowed Tuesday to tear down more street barricades manned by pro-democracy protesters, hours after hundreds of officers armed with chainsaws and boltcutters partially cleared two major roads occupied for a fortnight.

Police remove barricades at second Hong Kong protest site

Hong Kong - Dozens of police removed barricades from a second Hong Kong protest site on Tuesday, a day after a similar attempt at the city's main occupied area largely backfired as demonstrators rebuilt and reinforced their defences.

China police hold activists 'over Hong Kong interview'

Beijing - Chinese police have detained two Beijing activists who took part in a Hong Kong pro-democracy march, a friend said Monday, the latest of dozens of arrests over the protests.

Hong Kong police start removing protest barricades

Hong Kong - Hong Kong police Monday removed some barricades at sites where pro-democracy demonstrators have been holding more than two weeks of rallies, allowing light traffic to move through some previously paralysed parts of the Chinese financial hub.

Hong Kong leader says democracy protests have 'almost zero chance'

Hong Kong - Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters have an "almost zero chance" of changing Beijing's stance and securing free elections despite more than two weeks of rallies, the city's embattled leader Leung Chun-ying said Sunday.

Pro-government group threaten to surround H.K. protest sites

Hong Kong - A Hong Kong pro-government group said Saturday demonstrators occupying main roads to protest for full democracy would find themselves surrounded if the city's administration failed to clear the barricades.
  1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 94 Next»

Set up a news alert for

China


China Image

The museum on the stop toward the top of the temple
The museum on the stop toward the top of the temple
image:173279:2::0
Photo of the former Soviet carrier  Varyag  purchased by Chinese from the Ukraine in 1998 for about ...
Photo of the former Soviet carrier, Varyag, purchased by Chinese from the Ukraine in 1998 for about $20 million dollars (US)
U.S. Navy
image:126354:1::0
Lonna Lisa Williams on the Empress throne at a fancy Chinese restaurant in Beijing
Lonna Lisa Williams on the Empress throne at a fancy Chinese restaurant in Beijing
image:172699:4::0
Our tired group waits for our tour guide at the Princes Mansions
Our tired group waits for our tour guide at the Princes Mansions
image:172687:2::0
A Chinese mechanic makes himself a Lamborghini Reventon replica.
A Chinese mechanic makes himself a Lamborghini Reventon replica.
Video screen capture
image:123999:0::0
Untitled
wikimedia commons
image:129383:0::0
The artist s illustration of Yutu (Jade Rabbit) rover on the surface of the moon
The artist's illustration of Yutu (Jade Rabbit) rover on the surface of the moon
CNSA
image:163652:2::0
A mock-up of the original stone entrance to the Dingling tomb
A mock-up of the original stone entrance to the Dingling tomb
image:181354:4::0
Akama Miki and Zhang Muyi post pictures of themselves together regularly for adoring fans
Akama Miki and Zhang Muyi post pictures of themselves together regularly for adoring fans
Wiebo
image:126343:0::0
Chinese high school students from Jilin pose with their newly painted Easter eggs
Chinese high school students from Jilin pose with their newly painted Easter eggs
image:191467:3::0
Kunming in China.
Kunming in China.
Losehojg
image:148075:0::0
Mid-Autumn Festival-beijing  2008.
Mid-Autumn Festival-beijing, 2008.
Shizhao
image:205139:0::0
Sun Fengqin  60-year-old Chinese pole-dancer
Sun Fengqin, 60-year-old Chinese pole-dancer
YouTube
image:138816:0::0
Guangdong province China
Guangdong province China
http://hktravelblog
image:139943:0::0
You can find bronze pots in the many courtyards
You can find bronze pots in the many courtyards
image:179964:1::0
Hangzhou  China  Temple
Hangzhou, China, Temple
image:141920:0::0
The Summer Palace with its lake  walkways  and temple of a thousand steps
The Summer Palace with its lake, walkways, and temple of a thousand steps
image:172691:4::0
The day view from my suite
The day view from my suite
image:191621:0::0
A more distant view of the Great Wall s northern face
A more distant view of the Great Wall's northern face
image:178371:2::0
China is at the forefront of women s boxing. [File Photo: Zhenyu Li]
China is at the forefront of women's boxing. [File Photo: Zhenyu Li]
image:76815:0::0

Corporate

Help & Support

News Links

copyright © 2014 digitaljournal.com   |   powered by dell servers