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Manila: The Philippines government has said it is 'vigilantly monitoring' the developments in the South China Sea and also probing the recent incident where a China Coast Guard ship allegedly harassed local fishermen near a Filipino-occupied shoal, media reports said. more
Evil smuggling gangs ordering dinghies online from China to ferry migrants: Reports

London: Evil gangs are currently ordering dinghies online from China to ferry migrants across the Channel to the UK, media reports said on Wednesday.

Chinese hackers attack 12 South Korean academic institutions

Seoul: South Korea's internet safety watchdog on Wednesday claimed a Chinese hacking group has launched a cyberattack against 12  South Korean academic institutions, media report ...

Chinese cargo ship runs aground in southern Japan: Reports

Beijing: The Chinese cargo ship Shin Haijo 2 has run aground between the islands of Ishigaki and Kohama in Japan's Okinawa Prefecture, Japanese broadcaster NHK reported on Tuesday, ci ...

Trouble with India: China builds new dam in Tibet which might hit flows downstream

Beijing: China, which has been engaged in conflict with India in recent years, is building a new dam in Tibet on a tributary of the Ganga, close to the tri-junction of its borders with In ...

China’s ‘exhausted’ doctors and nurses working long hours for reduced pay amid COVID-19 surge

Beijing: Doctors and nurses in China are facing pay cuts or salary delays despite working hard to deal with the sudden surge in COVID-19 cases in recent months.

Two killed in riot at Chinese-funded nickel plant in Indonesia

Jakarta: Two workers including a Chinese national were killed during a clash that broke out at an Indonesian nickel processing plant over the weekend, media reports said on Saturday.

Sri Lanka's sea cucumber industry is facing trouble: Reports

Colombo: Sri Lanka-based Centre for Strategic Studies- Trincomalee (CSST) reported that the sea cucumber fishing industry is slowly disappearing in the country.

China sends 31 aircraft, 4 ships to Taiwan strait: Taiwanese Defense Ministry

Beijing: The Taiwanese Defense Ministry said on Friday that the island’s armed forces registered 31 aircraft and four ships of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) approac ...

China: Population declines for first time in decades in 2022

Beijing: China's population dropped for the first time in decades in 2022, official data released by the country on Monday revealed.