Society

China to Develop Disputed Paracel Islands to Boost Tourism in South China Sea

Amid the escalation of tensions between China and other claimant countries in the disputed South China Sea, Beijing has announced that it will develop islands ...read more

Politics

G7 Leaders Issue Strong Statement on South China Sea Dispute, China Says it is 'Immensely Disappointed'

On Friday, the last day of the G7 Summit, the participating leaders issued a strong statement on the dispute in the South and East China Seas. Although no ... read more

UN Thanks China for Offer of 8,000 Troops for Peacekeeping Mission

The United Nations (UN) has reached out to China to take on its offer of donating 8,000 troops for its peacekeeping operations in war-torn areas ...read more

British Prime Minister Urges China to Respect Ruling of Arbitration Court on South China Sea Dispute

British Prime Minister David Cameron on Wednesday called on China to respect and abide by the judgment of the international arbitration tribunal in ... read more

China Defends Stand on South China Sea Dispute After Receiving Criticisms From International Community

China has defended its decision to construct civilian and military facilities on its islands in the South China Sea after coming under criticism from ... read more

China Warns US Against Agitating South China Sea Claimants After Obama Lifts Arms Ban on Vietnam

Following US President Barack Obama's announcement of the removal of the decades-old embargo on arms sales to Vietnam, Beijing on Tuesday warned ... read more

Japan to Offer 2 Patrol Ships to Sri Lanka to Counter China’s Growing Influence in Indian Ocean

Japan on Saturday said that it will provide two patrol vessels to Sri Lanka to boost the latter's maritime security. The announcement was made after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Sri Lankan ... read more

World Leaders Defy China, Discuss South China Sea Dispute at G7 Summit

In clear defiance of China's demands, G7 leaders on Thursday discussed the contentious issues of South China Sea and East China Sea, which has escalated tensions in Western Pacific region. The ... read more

Man Sentenced to Life Imprisonment for Killing 2 Sisters of Iowa Lawmaker

A Pittsburgh man, convicted of killing two sisters of an Iowa lawmaker in his neighborhood, has been sentenced to life in prison. ... read more

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard Divorce: Details of Alleged Attack Before Actress Filed for Divorce

Amber Heard filed for divorce from Johnny Depp after 15 months of marriage. Heard claimed that Depp hit her with her mobile phone, pulled her hair and screamed at her on May 21, two days before she ... read more

Former 'Glee' Star Mark Salling Indicted on Child Pornography Charges

Mark Salling, who played the bad boy Noah "Puck" Puckerman on the popular TV series "Glee," has been charged on Friday with receiving and possessing child pornography. Pieces of evidence of child ... read more

Skrillex Denies Copyright Infringment Accusations Over Justin Bieber's hit 'Sorry'

Producer and songwriter Skrillex has posted a video on social media showing how she collaborated with Justin Beiber to create the number one hit song "Sorry." The video was made in response to a ... read more

Science

Rosetta Probe Detects Building Blocks of Life on Comet 67P

Scientists reveal new evidence of organic compounds on Rosetta probe's comet 67P, that could provide clues about how life began on Earth. ... read more

Society

China to Develop Disputed Paracel Islands to Boost Tourism in South China Sea

Amid the escalation of tensions between China and other claimant countries in the disputed South China Sea, Beijing has announced that it will develop ... read more

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