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Silence, security in Beijing on 30th Tiananmen anniversary

CHINA marked 30 years since the deadly Tiananmen crackdown on Tuesday with a wall of silence and extra security after arresting activists and tightening internet censorship ahead of the politically...

China factory activity contracts in May

China’s manufacturing activity contracted more than expected in May, official data showed Friday, amid a bruising trade war with the United States and slowing domestic demand.

Philippines ships dumped trash back to Canada

TONNES of garbage sent to the Philippines years ago was shipped back to Canada on Friday after a festering diplomatic row, as Asian nations increasingly reject serving as dumping grounds...

Sri Lanka failed to arrest Easter bomber despite warnings

SRI Lankan authorities failed to arrest the jihadist who led the Easter Sunday attacks that killed 258 people despite mounting evidence against him, the country’s top intelligence official said Wednesday.