Vatican agreement with China draws concerns amid crackdown

Vatican agreement with China draws concerns amid crackdown

next Image 1 of 2 In this Sept. 22, 2018 photo, members of the faithful attend a mass at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, a government-sanctioned Catholic church in Beijing. The Vatican’s breakthrough agreement to give China some say over bishop…

Trump accuses China of meddling in U.S. midterm elections, blasts Iran, at UN Security Council meeting

Trump accuses China of meddling in U.S. midterm elections, blasts Iran, at UN Security Council meeting

  NEW YORK – President Donald Trump on Wednesday accused China of interfering in the U.S. midterm elections as a way to undermine his aggressive trade policies. “Regrettably, we found that China has been attempting to interfere in our upcoming 2018 election,…

China’s interference in US politics is only beginning

China’s interference in US politics is only beginning

The Trump administration is publicly calling out China for attempting to influence US politics ahead of the midterms. Privately, the United States is looking past November as Beijing expands its already significant capability to interfere in American democracy. The US must be…

Fan Bingbing Hasn’t Been Seen For Months After Being Accused of Tax Evasion, Sparking Rumors of Acting Ban

Fan Bingbing Hasn’t Been Seen For Months After Being Accused of Tax Evasion, Sparking Rumors of Acting Ban

Rumors of an acting ban against Fan Bingbing are spreading in the wake of the actress’ disappearance over the last several months. The actress, one of China’s biggest stars, has not been seen in the public eye for more than three months…

China denies Pentagon 'training for strikes' claim

China denies Pentagon 'training for strikes' claim

Beijing: China's defence ministry has "strongly objected" to a Pentagon report that claims Chinese bombers were training for strikes against US and allied targets, according to state media. The annual report to US Congress on China's military capability said the PLA had…

Malaysia’s Mahathir aims to scrap multi-billion dollar China deals

Malaysia’s Mahathir aims to scrap multi-billion dollar China deals

Putrajaya: Malaysia's prime minister will seek to cancel multibillion-dollar Chinese-backed infrastructure projects that were signed by his predecessor as his government works to dig itself out of debt, and he blasted Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya Muslims as "grossly unjust." Replay Prime Minister…

‘The Meg’ Opens in Third Place in China Amid Controversy

‘The Meg’ Opens in Third Place in China Amid Controversy

Monster shark movie “The Meg” thrashed to a third-place finish at the Chinese box office Friday amid controversy over chart-topper “iPartment,” which was accused of artificially boosting its numbers. “The Meg,” a U.S.-China co-production starring Jason Statham and Li Bingbing, was on…

Dianne Feinstein was an easy mark for China’s spy

Dianne Feinstein was an easy mark for China’s spy

As vice chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee and a ranking member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) has been investigating allegations of President Trump’s “collusion” with Russia. But now we learn Feinstein may be the one compromised by a…

China will not release Disney’s ‘Christopher Robin’

China will not release Disney’s ‘Christopher Robin’

China will not be releasing Disney’s new live-action Winnie the Pooh film “Christopher Robin,” according to a new report. A source told The Hollywood Reporter the movie was blocked due to a crackdown on images of the beloved bear last summer. Chinese…

Google is embracing evil

Google is embracing evil

Google won’t comment on the scoop by The Intercept’s Ryan Gallagher, which pretty well confirms the story: The company is rushing back into China with a search app that enforces the regime’s censorship rules. So much for that “Don’t be evil” slogan….

Don't interfere with Cambodia's 'smooth' election: China to world

Don't interfere with Cambodia's 'smooth' election: China to world

Beijing: A top Chinese government diplomat says foreigners should not interfere in Cambodia's internal affairs after an election was broadly criticised as being neither free nor fair. China is Cambodia's most important diplomatic and economic backer. Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen Prime…

China military develops robotic submarines that are powered by AI

China military develops robotic submarines that are powered by AI

China plans to launch AI-powered, unmanned submarines in 2020 that will stay at sea for months without refuelling, and can embark on ‘suicide’ missions to sink enemy targets The large AI-powered subs will spend months at sea and navigate independently Without humans…

Over 540 arrested in China for online football gambling

Over 540 arrested in China for online football gambling

Underground World Cup gambling ring busted in China with $1.5 million in illegal bets stored in Bitcoin and other crypto-coins China has cracked down on online gambling during this years World Cup  They arrested more than 540 suspects in the southern province…