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China bans Islamic names among its Muslims

HONG KONG: The government of China has reportedly banned the nation's Muslims from giving their children Islamic names that it deems too radical. A list...

Silk Road revival begins with first train from London to China

LONDON: The journey to connect London to China by reviving the old silk road  under China's One Belt, One Road initiative started with the first...

China and Kyrgyzstan to boost military ties

BEIJING: China and Kyrgyzstan are preparing plans to upgrade their bilateral military ties, according to the the China Military Online site. "Bilateral relations have reached an...

IS issues threat to attack China

ISLAMABAD: Daesh also known as Islamic State (IS) has threatened China for the first time after releasing a video showing Chinese Muslim minority fighters...

China wants Nepal to join Silk Road Initiative

KATHMANDU: Chinese Ambassador Yu Hong said on Tuesday that China is hoping Nepal will join its ambitious Silk Road initiative of One Belt and...

China Mobile to invest $200 in Pakistan

HONK KONG: China Mobile Communications Corp, the world's largest telecom carrier by subscribers, will invest $200 million in Pakistan this year to expand its...

New Silk Road: Kazakhstan wheat reaches Lianyungang in China

LIANYUNGANG: The first batch of wheat from Kazakhstan has arrived at the Lianyungang port of China by cargo train on Sunday on its way...

Morgan Stanley, UBS to raise stakes in China securities JVs to...

BEIJING: Morgan Stanley (MS.N) and UBS Group AG (UBSG.S) are set to raise holdings in their separate Chinese securities joint ventures to 49 percent,...

Kyrgyz and Chinese leaders vow to deepen cooperation

BEIJING: China and Kyrgyzstan on Friday vowed to deepen cooperation and jointly fight terrorist forces such as the East Turkistan Islamic Movement. The pledge came...

Sri Lanka faces protests amid $5 billion Chinese investment

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan police used tear gas and water cannons on Saturday to disperse hundreds of stone-throwing demonstrators protesting against a planned investment zone...

OPINION

Selfies lead to mental health issues

KABUL: Selfie is a self-portrait photograph, typically taken with a digital camera or smartphone held in the hand or supported by a selfie stick....