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US needs to get used to China sanctions: experts

US needs to get used to China sanctions: experts

Two J-11 fighter jets and a H-6K bomber fly in formation on May 11, 2018. The People‘s Liberation Army (PLA) air force conducted patrol training over China‘s island of Taiwan in May, 2018. Su-35 fighter jets flew over the Bashi Channel in formation with the H-6Ks for the first time, […]

China masters fatigue-resistant tech for chopper

China masters fatigue-resistant tech for chopper

A Z-10 attack helicopter attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army hovers at low altitude for last-minute checks during the flight training on November 21, 2017. Photo: eng.chinamil.cn China recently mastered a new fatigue-resistant technology for helicopter rotors, which could greatly expand the helicopters‘ capability […]

US-France digital clash inevitable as tensions rise

US-France digital clash inevitable as tensions rise

Illustration: Luo Xuan/GT French senate approved a digital services tax on Thursday after the bill was passed by the lower house. Digital service providers, with revenue exceeding 750 million euros ($845 million) globally and at least 25 million euros revenue generated from France, are subject to a 3 percent tax. […]

On the fence

On the fence

Minor migrants play next to tents piled up in a hangar at Juventud 2000 migrant shelter in Tijuana, Mexico on Saturday. Photo: AFP The giggles of children at play are about the only pleasant thing about a dark, crowded and stifling warehouse in Mexico that is home to some 150 […]

Sun set to shine despite court cloud

Sun set to shine despite court cloud

The Chinese Swimming Association (CSA) earlier this year slammed British newspaper the Sunday Times, calling a report that Chinese swimmer Sun Yang would face a lifetime ban after a clash with anti-doping testers last year “fake news.” The Sword of Damocles might be dangling over the career of Sun Yang but the […]

HK rioters assault police, shock public

HK rioters assault police, shock public

A policeman is attacked by protesters inside a mall in Sha Tin District in Hong Kong Special Administrative Region on Sunday. Hong Kong Police Commissioner Stephen Lo Wai-chung strongly condemned the violence, vowing to track down those responsible for the clashes and hold them accountable. Photo: AP  A photo showing […]

Moon must wait

Moon must wait

The Indian Space Research Organization‘s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) MkIII carrying Chandrayaan-2 stands at Satish Dhawan Space Center after the mission was aborted at the last minute in Sriharikota, southern India on Monday. The mission to explore the lunar south pole was aborted less than an hour before takeoff. […]