The feet of Chinese girls were broken and bound as early as the 10th century. It is widely believed that the deformed feet, which were placed in small embroidered shoes, would attract a better husband. A new study suggests feet were bound for another reason.
Chinese foot-binding is perceived today as unusual, gruesome, an antiquated fetish, an erotic tradition. For decades in China, young girls' bones were broken and their feet tightly bond in a painful p...
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China's ratings slipped to A1 from Aa3.
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Alan Marshall, Mahidol University The pla beuk is a beautiful behemoth; a gigantic toothless catfish with skin smooth and silky to the touch. It's the largest freshwater fish in the world and, once u...
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Zhiqiong June Wang, Western Sydney University Corruption is thought to cost China US$86 billion each year. Widespread corruption at all levels of Chinese society also worsens economic inequality, whic...
The battle would still be hit if US funding dries up.
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India skipped the Belt and Road Forum (BRF) due to its sovereignty concerns over the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, which passes through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.
'All countries should respect each other's sovereignty'
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'China should take competition from India seriously'
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By deepening economic ties with Pakistan's benefactors.
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'It has damaged the reputation of the Chinese people'
China’s extended petulance over the Dalai Lama's Arunachal visit belies its stature.
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In the Name of the People attracts a massive weekly audience in China. BBC Yuan Zeng, City University of Hong Kong During a state visit to the United States in 2015, President Xi Jinping publicly dis...
This is the first time the Chinese official media has come out with a disclosure of their officials' links with the Dalai Lama after he fled to India in 1959.