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  • Facebook apologizes for vulgar translation of Chinese leader's name

    Facebook Inc blames a technical error for Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s name appearing as “Mr Shithole” in posts on its platform when translated into English from Burmese, apologising for any offence caused.

  • Reminding the world of the importance of multilateralism

    The 10th BRICS summit (July 25-27, 2018) has just concluded in Johannesburg, South Africa. South African President Cyril Ramaphosa hosted China's President Xi Jinping, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Brazilian President Michel Temer.

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    Xi set for long rule

    China's ruling Communist Party yesterday set the stage for President Xi Jinping to stay in office indefinitely, with a proposal to remove a constitutional clause limiting presidential service to just two terms in office.

  • Xi Jinping bores party into submission, takes over world

    Xi Jinping, the Chinese president, has recently been bandied about by serial exaggerators like The Economist, Foreign Affairs and Foreign Policy as the most powerful man in the world.

  • HK booksellers 'author' attacks China

    A Chinese writer has told the BBC he is the co-author of a provocative book about China's leader Xi Jinping, that some believe sparked the disappearance of five Hong Kong booksellers.

  • Presidents of China, Taiwan to hold historic meeting

    Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou will meet his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in Singapore this weekend, the two sides said, in what will be the first meeting between leaders from the rivals since the end of a civil war in 1949.

  • China to sign UK nuclear plant deal

    China's leader Xi Jinping is expected to put the seal later on its contribution to what will be the first UK nuclear power plant to be built in a generation.

  • China pledges $2bn for developing world

    Chinese President Xi Jinping pledges to establish a $2bn (£1.3bn) fund to assist developing countries and to significantly increase investment.

  • A long agenda for Xi and Obama

    When Presidents Xi Jinping and Barack Obama meet in the United States in a few days time, they will not be short of things to talk about.

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi With Chinese President Xi Jinping. Photo: AFP

    Emphasis on economic relations

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has visited China from 14-16 May 2015. Modi has been to China before as Chief Minister of Gujarat.

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese Premier Li pose for a selfie at the Temple of Heaven in Beijing.

    Modi in China

    Since taking office last year, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sought to transform his country's relationship with China...