While the world's largest hedge fund, the Fed, may not care about the performance of its "bad bank" assets, and thus is largely ambivalent if the US Treasury defaults on the $2 trillion in US paper held by Ben Bernanke, others don't have the luxury o
In 1941 before the United States entered World War II, 300 young Americans were secretly trained to combat the Japanese Air Force in China.
The cave system was discovered in the Chongquing province of China by a team of cavers and photographers Caver Robbie Shone, from Manchester, said a few of the caves had previously been used by nitrate miners but had not been properly explored The
China’s push for the Su-35 tells something about the capabilities of its air force and the regime’s struggles to manufacture state-of-the-art equipment. The need for the Russian fighter is part of a trend seen in China’s military, which s
Speaking to the Associated Press at the 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show, he said the car industry is carefully watching China to see how it decides to reduce emissions.
At least 25 people were killed as the year's most powerful typhoon crashed into Hong Kong and southern China on Sunday evening, canceling hundreds of flights, crippling power lines, and causing significant flooding.
“The opinion of the defendant and his defense lawyers is not accepted by the court,” said the judge. “The court has decided to impose life-long imprisonment, deprive him of his political rights for life, and confiscate all his personal assets.”
Passenger rail has grown very quickly over the past decade. As seen above, from 2001 to 2011, national passenger turnover doubled. Yet this rise in demand has not been accompanied by a comparable increase in the length of railroad track. As a result,
Although it has been unreported in the media China has been experiencing large strings of protests, riots and revolts. China may have a reputation for being the home of some extremely obedient people, but many westerners would be surprised to believ
China's ambitious urbanization plan has helped create many ghost cities.
This means that another 22 million diabetics, or the population of Australia, have been added to a 2007 estimate and means almost one in three diabetes sufferers globally is in China. By comparison in America "only" 11.3% of the population have bee
USDA to allow chicken from China
Chinese police have detained an outspoken and well-known venture capitalist for questioning, a fellow activist said on Friday, after he helped lead a campaign for the release of another activist, as the government tightens a crackdown on dissent.
China's leaders have accelerated a renewed push for control of the internet with draconian new regulations that allow them to impose lengthy jail terms on those convicted of spreading online rumours or using social media to provoke unrest.
Like robot courier pigeons, with about the same carrying capacity
China's Unspoken "Catastrophe" - 11.6% Of The Population, Or 114 Million, Have Diabetes: More Than The US
Something's gotta give. Chinese love to gamble, but gambling is illegal in mainland China.
It is no secret to anyone in the natural health community that the pharmaceutical industry has a stronghold on mainstream medicine in the United States....
As if China's legacy of tainted food and unspeakable environmental pollution were not enough to raise some eyebrows, the most populated country in the world is now in the spotlight for a growing environmental problem that is destroying its rivers:
Communist Party members across China are receiving secret instructions from Beijing to stomp out notions of democracy or rights that are growing among Chinese citizens. It appears that ideas of freedom are creeping into the worker’s paradise and, in
Tokyo: Japan unveiled its biggest warship since World War II on Tuesday, a $1.2 billion helicopter carrier aimed at defending territorial claims, drawing criticism from regional rival China which accused its neighbour of "constant" military expansion
Disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai could face trial in China in a matter of days or weeks. Although Bo’s case is one of China’s biggest political scandals in decades, very little is known about the crimes he is accused of committing.
A hacking group accused of being operated by the Chinese army now seems to be going after industrial control systems.
A new, unidentified 33-pound fungus has been discovered in China. The mushroom was found in the Yunnan province of China, an area praised for the incredible diversity of mushrooms available.
China is slowing significantly as its policymakers try to rebalance the economy as one driven by consumption rather than exports.
Researchers reverse-engineered a list of keywords blacklisted on various messaging platforms.
Last year, news broke about China's bid to construct the world's tallest building. Its name for the structure, Sky City, sounded a lot like something Lando Calrissian might invest in.
Last week a Chinese farmer died as he tried to sell his watermelon. The farmer, Deng Zhengjia was fined for setting up his stall in an unpermitted location. After moving his stall, urban management officers beat him to death.
At least 75 killed and more than 400 injured after quake measuring up to 6.6 magnitude
China is already home to the world’s longest high-speed rail line and some of its fastest bullet trains, and the government is pouring billions of yuan into building new capacity.