Uyghurs strike back at pro-Chinese agenda propagated by Islamic clerics

Uyghurs strike back at pro-Chinese agenda propagated by Islamic clerics

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Uyghurs throughout the world are denouncing a statement made by a delegation of thirty Islamic clerics and intellectuals led by Emirates scholar Ali Rashid Al Nuaimi on behalf of The World Muslim Communities Council (TWMCC), during a visit to Xinjiang this month, reported Bitter Winter, an Italy-based magazine on religious liberty and human rights. Al Nuaimi said that in Chinese culture there is no concept of targeting Muslims or Islam, adding that it is their (TWMCC) responsibility to tell the world about China's prosperity and development. "We are happy to see Muslims in Xinjiang lead a happy life. They fully...

China’s state-owned enterprises aiding Russia were caught by the United States

China’s state-owned enterprises aiding Russia were caught by the United States

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During the ongoing war between Ukraine and Russia, the US government has evidence of Chinese state-owned enterprises secretly aiding Russia and is currently clarifying whether Beijing...

China manufacturing output fell 3.1% year-on-year in Dec 

China manufacturing output fell 3.1% year-on-year in Dec 

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Dragged down by the chemical and biomedical manufacturing sectors, China manufacturing output fell for three consecutive months in December last year, a decrease of 3.1% from...

US-based Uyghur man calls on China to release his 19-year-old sister

US-based Uyghur man calls on China to release his 19-year-old sister

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A Uyghur man working as an engineer in the United States has called on Chinese authorities in the northwestern region of Xinjiang to release his 19-year-old...

Hong Kong political journal editor arrested in China on ‘illegal business’ charge

Hong Kong political journal editor arrested in China on ‘illegal business’ charge

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A chief editor of a Hong Kong-based political magazine who went missing in September has been arrested on suspicion of “running an illegal business,” Radio Free...

Chinese authorities detain Tibetan writer for contacting people in exile

Chinese authorities detain Tibetan writer for contacting people in exile

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Chinese authorities in Tibet have detained a 30-year-old Tibetan writer and former teacher for allegedly contacting exiles outside the country, sources told Radio Free Asia.   The...

China’s mining ambitions in Afghanistan haunted by militants

China’s mining ambitions in Afghanistan haunted by militants

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Escalating threats from Islamist militants are casting doubt on the future of big-money Chinese mining projects in Afghanistan. Earlier this month, Xinjiang Central Asia Petroleum and...

China Exim Bank allows Lanka to defer debt repayment 

China Exim Bank allows Lanka to defer debt repayment 

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China’s foreign ministry confirmed to Reuters that the Export-Import Bank of China had given Sri Lanka a moratorium on debt repayments.  “Sri Lanka is facing difficulties...

“China-India border situation stable at the moment”: Vice FM Sun Weidong

“China-India border situation stable at the moment”: Vice FM Sun Weidong

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Calling the China-India border situation “stable at the moment”, Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Sun Weidong told Indian Ambassador to China Pradeep Kumar Rawat that the two...

Yellen in Zambia to Discuss Debt to China, Public Health

Yellen in Zambia to Discuss Debt to China, Public Health

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U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is in Zambia on the second leg of her African tour, a stop aimed at promoting American investment and ties while...

<strong>China FO Presser, Sept 30</strong>

China FO Presser, Sept 30

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Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Mao Ning held a press conference on Sept 30, 2022 Excerpts CCTV: In the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)’s Global Innovation Index...

China FO Presser, Sept 29

China FO Presser, Sept 29

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Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin held press conference on Sept 29, 2022. Some Excerpts AFP: According to Pakistani police, a Chinese national was shot dead...

China FO Presser, Sept 28

China FO Presser, Sept 28

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China’s Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin held a presser on Sept 28, 2022 EXCERPTS CCTV: It is reported that a seminar themed on “The People-Centered Philosophy,...

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 19, 2022

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 19, 2022

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NEWS EDITORIALS  

State Department press briefing, Jan 27, 2023

State Department press briefing, Jan 27, 2023

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Vedant Patel, Principal Deputy Spokesperson fielded a wide range of questions especially on Israel – Palestine relations, Iran, Syria and Ukraine war. Some excerpts MR PATEL:...

State Dept Press Briefing, Jan 26, 2023

State Dept Press Briefing, Jan 26, 2023

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The State Dept held a Press Briefing on Jan 26 afternoon with Principal Deputy Secretary Vedant Patel fielding a wide range of questions including on India,...

US supports constructive engagement between India and Pakistan: State Dept

US supports constructive engagement between India and Pakistan: State Dept

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The State department spokesman Ned Price said that Washington supported constructive engagement between India and Pakistan but it is for the two countries to decide the...

Familiar With Shared Values With India’: U.S. Shuts Down Pak Journo Over BBC Docuseries on Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Familiar With Shared Values With India’: U.S. Shuts Down Pak Journo Over BBC Docuseries on Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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State Dept spokesperson Ned Price held a Press Briefing on January 23, 2023, and fielded a wide range of questions on India, Pakistan and Afghanistan amongst...

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 19, 2022

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 19, 2022

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NEWS EDITORIALS  

Pak Urdu Media Digest Sept 15, 2022

Pak Urdu Media Digest Sept 15, 2022

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EDITORIALS: Terrorists killed three soldiers of the Pakistan Army in Kharlachi area of Kurram district. They entered Pakistan from across the border. According to the spokesman of...

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 14, 2022

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 14, 2022

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EDITORIALS: Reports of lawlessness including street crime and other major offences keep pouring in media offices even in times when we are grappling with floods. Police...

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 13, 2022

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 13, 2022

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EDITORIALS Digital Flood Dash Board is welcome. It will bring transparency in the relief work undertaken by the federal government amongst the flood affected people.  Simultaneously,...

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 12, 2022

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 12, 2022

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EDITORIALS To safeguard the country from natural and environmental disasters, we need to form comprehensive water plans. Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has emphasized the...

Is China’s ‘wolf warrior’ diplomacy in retreat? Perhaps in words, but not actions

Is China’s ‘wolf warrior’ diplomacy in retreat? Perhaps in words, but not actions

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In recent years, “wolf warrior” has become a catchphrase describing an increasingly assertive and combative style of Chinese diplomacy. Named after a series of nationalistic Chinese...

<strong>Nuisance on Flights</strong>

Nuisance on Flights

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Atul Cowshish Shankar Mishra, till recently a senior executive in a US-based multinational, has drawn unsolicited attention and may have to cool his heels in prison...

<strong>AAP Asked to Return Money Spent on Ads; Taxes Imposed on Taj Mahal</strong>

AAP Asked to Return Money Spent on Ads; Taxes Imposed on Taj Mahal

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The Aam Admi Party government in Delhi has been asked to return Rs 97 crore, the money spent on advertisements allegedly glorifying party leaders, to the...

Evolving the right vision for tomorrow’s India

Evolving the right vision for tomorrow’s India

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By Hari Jaisingh Nobel Prize-winning writer V. S. Naipaul has said that ours is a wounded civilization. He wondered: “…whether intellectual for a thousand years India...

Nepal Votes Hung Parliament

Nepal Votes Hung Parliament

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Rattan Saldi* All results in the November 20 election to Federal Parliament and Provincial Assemblies in Nepal are out and have been presented before President Bidya...