Communist Party Of China: News

07 Mar 2023


President Xi Jinping's aide Li Qiang to become China's premier

Li Qiang—said to be Chinese President Xi Jinping's close aide who brought about Shanghai's strict two-month COVID-19 lockdown last year—is likely to formally become China's next premier at the 14th National People's Congress (NPC) this week.

10 Nov 2022

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Be combat-ready to win wars: President Jinping tells Chinese Army

Invoking a threat to China's national security, President Xi Jinping ordered the military to maintain combat readiness and "prepare for war" at the Central Military Commission's joint operations command center in Beijing.

23 Oct 2022

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China elects 'most powerful leader' Xi Jinping for 3rd term

Chinese President Xi Jinping was elected for the record third term on Sunday as China's leader, solidifying his status as a powerful ruler.

22 Oct 2022

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Reluctant to leave, China's ex-president Hu Jintao forcefully escorted out

Baffling visuals from the closing ceremony of the week-long 20th Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Saturday showed the former President of China Hu Jintao being escorted out.

26 Sep 2022


Amid coup rumors, Xi Jinping among 'elected' CPC Congress delegates

Rumors of a military coup in China deposing President Xi Jinping and putting him under house arrest led social media to delirium over the weekend.

05 Aug 2022


China: President Xi faces growing dissent over enforced COVID-19 lockdowns

Despite the Communist Party of China's iron-clad authoritarian leadership, led by President Xi Jinping, fissures between Beijing and the public are considered to be widening.

12 Nov 2021

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China's Xi Jinping eyes third term after historic resolution

Leaders of China's ruling Communist Party on Thursday set the stage for President Xi Jinping to begin his third term next year.

20 Aug 2021


China approves three-child policy; sops announced

China's national legislature on Friday formally endorsed the three-child policy mooted by the ruling Communist Party, in a major policy shift aimed to prevent a steep decline in birth rates in the world's most populous country.

31 May 2021


Couples in China can now have 3 children, government says

Married couples in China can now have three children, up from the previous limit of two, the country's ruling Communist Party announced on Monday.

28 May 2019


Oh-so-cute: In a first, an all-white panda spotted in China

In a first, an all-white albino panda was spotted in China's Wolong National Nature Reserve, which is located in the south-western province of Sichuan.

02 Mar 2019


Shocking! China's rating system blocks millions from flights and trains

China's controversial social rating system, which is still in the process of a nationwide roll-out, has banned millions of people from using public transportation services.

19 Feb 2019


#Pulwama: Stop blaming Pakistan and China, Chinese media tells India

An opinion piece in Global Times, a tabloid affiliated to Communist Party of China's (CPC) mouthpiece, People's Daily, asked India to not "blame" Pakistan or China for Pulwama terror attack, and instead take steps to counter terrorism.

07 Jan 2019


China unveils five year plan to align Islam with socialism

China has come up with an outline for a five year plan that aims to sinicize Muslims living in the country by 2022.

08 Oct 2018


China accuses ex-Interpol chief Meng Hongwei of bribery, other crimes

Chinese authorities said today they are investigating the former President of Interpol for bribery and other crimes and indicated that political transgressions may have also landed the Chinese official in trouble.

29 Sep 2018

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Won't be pushed around by US on trade, says China

China warned yesterday that its critical relationship with the US could break "like a glass," and used the UN General Assembly gathering of world leaders as the stage to warn Trump administration it wouldn't be pushed around on trade.

17 Apr 2018

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Sushma Swaraj to visit China this week for SCO meeting

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will visit China later this week to participate in the Foreign Ministers meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation during which she will also hold talks with her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi.

17 Mar 2018


Chinese Parliament unanimously re-elects President Xi Jinping for second term

Xi Jinping has been re-elected as the President of China for a second five-year tenure by the country's rubber-stamp parliament, National People's Congress (NPC), days after it scrapped the two-term rule for the Presidency, allowing him to have a life-long tenure.

05 Mar 2018

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China keeps 2018 GDP target unchanged at around 6.5%

China on Monday set its economy growth rate for 2018 at around 6.5%, which is the same as last year, as the country started its annual parliament session.

25 Oct 2017

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All the president's men: Xi Jinping reveals China's top leaders

President Xi Jinping has unveiled the list of the top leaders who have been selected to be part of the highest decision-making body of the Chinese Communist Party (CPC), the Politburo.

18 Oct 2017

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Xi heralds "new era" for China during Communist Party congress

The Communist Party congress, China's largest political event, is underway in Beijing.

16 Oct 2017

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People's Daily launches English news app to spread Chinese influence

The influential mouthpiece of China's ruling Communist Party, The Peoples' Daily, has launched an English-language mobile app.

31 Jul 2017

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China shows of military might in huge army parade

Chinese President Xi Jinping oversaw a parade marking the 90th anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army (PLA).

19 Jul 2017

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Leave religion, or face punishment: Chinese Communist Party

The Chinese Communist Party (CPC), infamous for its religious intolerance, recently issued a strict directive to its members to 'give up religion and become firm Marxists or face punishment.

25 May 2017


China overstating census, India world's most populous country

China has been overstating its population data for decades, according to data compiled by University of Wisconsin-Madison researcher Yi Fuxian.

02 May 2017

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Tibet Issue: CPC finds officials guilty of funding Dalai Lama

In an untoward development, the Chinese Communist Party (CPC) revealed that some of its officials had been funding the Dalai Lama, "undermining the fight against separatists".

24 Jan 2017

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Chinese President made head of new military, civilian reforms committee

Chinese President Xi Jinping was appointed as the head of the Commission for Integrated Military and Civilian Development.

18 Oct 2016


Children educated to become Maoist rebels

According to recent disclosures by surrendered Maoist rebels and seizure of Maoist documents, there exist Maoist schools that groom students to become aspiring rebels.