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  • Pakistani artists display works made in China

    2013-08-26 20:24

    As part of the cultural exchange between China and Pakistan, five Pakistani artists were invited to China for a two-week art tour and exhibited their works made during the trip at the 798 art zone in Beijing on August 23.

  • Japan mulls law to back collective self-defense

    2013-08-26 07:55

    Japan is mulling introducing a new law that will set legal procedures and make it mandatory to gain the Diet's approval before exercising the right of collective self-defense.

  • Singapore PM aims to cement relations

    2013-08-26 01:34

    The prime minister of Singapore arrived in Beijing on Sunday for his fifth official visit to China amid high expectations from both sides that bilateral ties will be upgraded.

  • India nabs third suspect in Mumbai gang rape

    2013-08-25 08:04

    Indian police Saturday arrested the third suspect in the gang rape of a 23-year-old photojournalist, as calls remained unabated across the country for tougher measures against rapists.

  • Japanese PM kicks off 4-nation trip on ties

    2013-08-24 14:06

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday kicked off his trips to three nations of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), namely Bahrain, Kuwait and Qatar, and Northeast African country Djibouti on energy and security ties with the countries.

  • 2nd suspect of Mumbai gangrape arrested

    2013-08-24 13:16

    The second suspect of the Mumbai gangrape case was arrested by local police and the remaining three are still being hunted, local media CNN-IBN reported Saturday. 22-year-old photojournalist gang raped in Mumbai

  • 'Insincere' Tokyo not ready for serious talks

    2013-08-24 01:44

    Beijing on Friday denounced Tokyo's ploy of using the media to hype a plan to hold a leaders' meeting on the sidelines of an international summit.

  • ROK, DPRK to hold family reunion in Mt. Kumgang

    2013-08-23 21:24

    South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Friday agreed to hold reunion of families separated by the Korean War (1950-53) for six days from Sept. 25 in Mount Kumgang.

  • 22-year-old photojournalist gang raped in Mumbai

    2013-08-23 21:24

    A young photojournalist was gang raped while her male colleague was tied up and beaten in an isolated, overgrown corner of India's business hub of Mumbai, police said Friday.

  • High-radiation spots found at Fukushima plant

    2013-08-23 14:03

    The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant said on Thursday new spots of high radiation had been found near storage tanks holding highly contaminated water.

  • ROK, DPRK begin talks on family reunion

    2013-08-23 11:34

    Republic of Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea on Friday began Red Cross working-level contacts for reunion of families separated by the Korean War (1950-53).

  • Will China embrace a gold iPhone?

    2013-08-23 11:28

    If Apple hopes to woo more Chinese by adding a glitzy coating - some call it champagne, some gold - to its next iPhone, it may be in for a surprise.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.