Oxford professor's research brings new perspective to the interpretation of Emperor Qianlong's famous 1793 letter to Britain's King George III.
China does not wish to involve itself in intrigues in Latin America; it has major economic interests there, largely connected to raw materials.
China's top smartphone companies challenged Samsung and Apple, vowing to scramble for a larger share in a global turf war.
A man in Heilongjiang Province was executed on Friday for the rape and murder of a 16-year-old girl, in collusion with his pregnant wife.
The captain of the AirAsia jet that crashed into the sea in December was out of his seat conducting an unusual procedure when his co-pilot apparently lost control.
Indonesian fishermen and rescuers have recovered a total of six bodies from the crashed AirAsia flight QZ8501 over the past few days.
The Yimakan Shadow Play is preformed in Harbin, capital of northeast China's Heilongjiang province, Jan 30, 2015.
Hosts Australia won the AFC Asian Cup after beating Korea Republic 2-1 in extra time of an electrifying final.