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Formula One cancels 2023 Chinese Grand Prix due to Covid-19 restrictions
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Formula One cancels 2023 Chinese Grand Prix due to Covid-19 restrictions

Fri 11:51 AM 2,233 Views 1 Comment

The race in Shanghai was due to take place on 16 April.

China further relaxes Covid rules after protests
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China further relaxes Covid rules after protests

Fri 7:16 AM 6,304 Views 2 Comments

Several cities have begun loosening restrictions such as moving away from daily mass testing requirements.

# china - This week 27th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

China signals zero-Covid relaxation after protests
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China signals zero-Covid relaxation after protests

Thu 10:37 AM 8,949 Views 4 Comments

Anger over China’s zero-Covid policy has sparked protests in major cities, including Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou.

Jiang Zemin, who led China after Tiananmen Square crackdown, dies aged 96.
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Jiang Zemin, who led China after Tiananmen Square crackdown, dies aged 96.

Wed 10:26 AM 11,427 Views 9 Comments

The former Communist Party leader helped oversee the Chinese economic boom.

Fresh clashes in south China over Covid lockdowns as authorities warn of 'crackdown'
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Fresh clashes in south China over Covid lockdowns as authorities warn of 'crackdown'

Wed 7:05 AM 6,146 Views 1 Comment

Anger over China’s zero-Covid policies has been the trigger for the protests.

China cities under heavy policing after protests as authorities accelerate push to vaccinate elderly
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China cities under heavy policing after protests as authorities accelerate push to vaccinate elderly

Updated Tue 8:50 AM 10,359 Views 8 Comments

Several protests were planned for last night but did not materialise.

'Zero-covid' protests are spreading in China but why is the country persisting with the policy? From TheJournal.ie

'Zero-covid' protests are spreading in China but why is the country persisting with the policy?

Mon 3:48 PM 13,315 Views 8 Comments

China the only major country still pursuing zero covid, a policy that includes snap lockdowns and lengthy quarantines.

Chinese police arrest protestors and BBC journalist as anti-lockdown protests erupt
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Chinese police arrest protestors and BBC journalist as anti-lockdown protests erupt

Mon 8:28 AM 9,219 Views 12 Comments

Large crowds gathered in Shanghai to protest

Hundreds take to streets in China as opposition to government's zero-Covid policy mounts
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Hundreds take to streets in China as opposition to government's zero-Covid policy mounts

Updated Sun 5:24 PM 28,463 Views 18 Comments

China is the last major economy wedded to a zero-Covid strategy.

# china - Last week 20th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

Xinjiang loosens some restrictions after protests erupt over zero-Covid lockdown
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Xinjiang loosens some restrictions after protests erupt over zero-Covid lockdown

Nov 26th 2022, 3:40 PM 8,950 Views 4 Comments

China is the only major country in the world that still is fighting the pandemic through mass testing and lockdowns.

China expands lockdowns as Covid-19 cases hit daily record
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China expands lockdowns as Covid-19 cases hit daily record

Nov 24th 2022, 9:35 AM 16,705 Views 24 Comments

Officials in the government of Zhengzhou have declared a ‘war of annihilation’ against the virus.

Maskless World Cup scenes spark anger in China
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Maskless World Cup scenes spark anger in China

Nov 23rd 2022, 3:30 PM 24,460 Views 10 Comments

Driven by the fast-spreading Omicron variant, daily cases in the country hit 29,157 on Wednesday.

At least 38 killed in fire at industrial wholesaler in central China
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At least 38 killed in fire at industrial wholesaler in central China

Nov 22nd 2022, 7:59 AM 5,685 Views 0 Comments

Two other people were injured.

# china - Last month November 2022

Presidents Joe Biden and Xi Jinping agree that nuclear weapons should never be used
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# G20 In Bali

Presidents Joe Biden and Xi Jinping agree that nuclear weapons should never be used

Nov 14th 2022, 2:09 PM 14,223 Views 10 Comments

The pair held their first face-to-face talks since Biden took office.

China’s leader Xi to attend G20 and return to international stage amid rising tensions
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China’s leader Xi to attend G20 and return to international stage amid rising tensions

Nov 12th 2022, 7:22 AM 9,435 Views 4 Comments

He will attend the G20 meeting of emerging market nations in Indonesia followed by the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Thailand.

Beijing Marathon returns but China sticks to ‘zero-Covid’
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Beijing Marathon returns but China sticks to ‘zero-Covid’

Nov 6th 2022, 12:25 PM 8,899 Views 0 Comments

A simmering public frustration, which has grown as the rest of the world opens up, has been fuelled by a series of tragic incidents.

# china - October October 2022

China launches Covid vaccine inhaled through the mouth
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China launches Covid vaccine inhaled through the mouth

Oct 26th 2022, 9:46 AM 14,280 Views 22 Comments

The vaccine is being offered free of charge as a booster dose for previously vaccinated individuals in Shanghai.

Chinese officers charged in plot to obstruct US Huawei probe
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Chinese officers charged in plot to obstruct US Huawei probe

Oct 24th 2022, 8:11 PM 9,557 Views 0 Comments

Washington has long accused Beijing of meddling in US political affairs and stealing secrets and intellectual property.

Xi Jinping secures historic third term as China's leader
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Xi Jinping secures historic third term as China's leader

Oct 23rd 2022, 7:36 AM 14,554 Views 24 Comments

The Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party elected Xi as its general secretary for another five-year term.

Former Chinese president Hu removed from Congress
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Former Chinese president Hu removed from Congress

Oct 22nd 2022, 11:40 AM 28,486 Views 11 Comments

Hu’s departure was left unexplained, and Chinese censors appeared to quickly scrub any recent references to him from the internet.

Censors step in after protests against Communist leadership in Beijing
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Censors step in after protests against Communist leadership in Beijing

Oct 13th 2022, 11:01 PM 13,790 Views 10 Comments

Internet censors deleted social media posts after reports that banners criticising Xi Jinping were displayed in the capital.

# china - September September 2022

US asks UN Human Rights Council to debate rights abuses in China's Xinjiang region
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US asks UN Human Rights Council to debate rights abuses in China's Xinjiang region

Sep 26th 2022, 11:40 AM 5,312 Views 3 Comments

A UN report on Xinjiang published last month cited possible crimes against humanity against Uyghur Muslims in the region.

China official tells public to avoid contact with people from abroad after first monkeypox case
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China official tells public to avoid contact with people from abroad after first monkeypox case

Sep 19th 2022, 12:45 PM 8,763 Views 5 Comments

China recorded an infection on Friday in a person who had recently arrived from overseas and is in quarantine.

Biden promises to defend Taiwan but refuses to confirm re-election bid in rare TV interview
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# Up In The Air

Biden promises to defend Taiwan but refuses to confirm re-election bid in rare TV interview

Sep 19th 2022, 7:42 AM 15,112 Views 21 Comments

The US president said it ‘remains to be seen’ if he will seek re-election.

Chinese astronauts go on spacewalk from new station
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# Second Space Race

Chinese astronauts go on spacewalk from new station

Sep 17th 2022, 3:17 PM 13,925 Views 7 Comments

China is building its own space station after being excluded by the US from the International Space Station.

Fire engulfs 42-floor skyscraper in China's Changsha city
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# China Telecom

Fire engulfs 42-floor skyscraper in China's Changsha city

Sep 16th 2022, 3:56 PM 17,557 Views 10 Comments

The blaze broke out in the office of state-owned telecommunications company China Telecom.

Russian President and Chinese leader hail 'great power' ties at talks defying West
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# Defiance

Russian President and Chinese leader hail 'great power' ties at talks defying West

Sep 15th 2022, 3:03 PM 18,756 Views 16 Comments

It was their first face-to-face talks since the start of the conflict in Ukraine.

Typhoon Muifa makes landfall for second time in China after causing flight cancellations
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# Typhoon Muifa

Typhoon Muifa makes landfall for second time in China after causing flight cancellations

Sep 14th 2022, 9:19 PM 7,518 Views 0 Comments

Gale force winds and heavy rains are forecast along China’s eastern seaboard until tomorrow.

China shuns cooperation with UN human rights office over report into treatment of Uighur Muslims
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# Xinjiang

China shuns cooperation with UN human rights office over report into treatment of Uighur Muslims

Sep 9th 2022, 10:55 PM 12,740 Views 9 Comments

The report accused China of serious human rights violations against Uighurs and other mostly-Muslim ethnic groups.

China earthquake death toll rises to 82
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China earthquake death toll rises to 82

Sep 8th 2022, 6:41 AM 5,163 Views 0 Comments

The magnitude 6.6 quake hit on Monday, forcing thousands to be resettled into temporary camps.

China approves world's first inhalable Covid-19 vaccine
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# Covid Vaccine

China approves world's first inhalable Covid-19 vaccine

Sep 6th 2022, 12:48 PM 10,091 Views 6 Comments

Scientists in several countries including Cuba, Canada and the United States are also trialling inhalable Covid-19 vaccines.

Death toll from 6.8 magnitude earthquake in south-western China rises to 65
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# Sichuan

Death toll from 6.8 magnitude earthquake in south-western China rises to 65

Sep 6th 2022, 7:55 AM 5,288 Views 0 Comments

At least 16 other people are missing a day after the earthquake struck.

South-west China quake leaves 21 dead and triggers landslides
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# Disaster

South-west China quake leaves 21 dead and triggers landslides

Sep 5th 2022, 1:12 PM 7,610 Views 1 Comment

The quake triggered landslides and shook buildings in the provincial capital of Chengdu.

China denounces UN report citing possible crimes against humanity in Xinjiang
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China denounces UN report citing possible crimes against humanity in Xinjiang

Updated Sep 1st 2022, 9:04 AM 11,769 Views 9 Comments

Some countries, including the United States, have accused Beijing of committing genocide in Xinjiang.

# china - August August 2022

China says troops 'remain on high alert' as two US warships sail through Taiwan Strait
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China says troops 'remain on high alert' as two US warships sail through Taiwan Strait

Updated Aug 28th 2022, 9:42 AM 25,623 Views 24 Comments

It is the first transit since China staged unprecedented military drills around the island following the visit of US Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

China plans to use chemicals to generate rain and save harvest
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China plans to use chemicals to generate rain and save harvest

Aug 21st 2022, 8:45 AM 29,622 Views 32 Comments

Parts of the country are enduring a record-breaking drought.

US congressional delegation arrives in Taiwan on heels of Pelosi visit
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US congressional delegation arrives in Taiwan on heels of Pelosi visit

Aug 14th 2022, 6:29 PM 15,587 Views 23 Comments

The five-member delegation is led by Senator Ed Markey of Massachusetts.

Taiwan holds another live-fire drill after China ends military exercises
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Taiwan holds another live-fire drill after China ends military exercises

Aug 11th 2022, 7:13 AM 7,402 Views 4 Comments

China has repeated threats to bring the self-ruled democracy under control.

Taiwan accuses China of preparing invasion as it holds defence drill
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Taiwan accuses China of preparing invasion as it holds defence drill

Aug 9th 2022, 7:02 AM 12,982 Views 14 Comments

China launched its largest-ever air and sea exercises around Taiwan last week.

China launches fresh military drills around Taiwan
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China launches fresh military drills around Taiwan

Aug 8th 2022, 7:28 AM 15,166 Views 31 Comments

Taiwan is also due to begin its own live-fire drills tomorrow.

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