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China: East Asian country
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a country in East Asia. It is the world's most populous country, with a population exceeding 1.4 billion, slightly ahead of India. China spans the equivalent of five time zones and borders fourteen countries by land, the most of any country in the world, tied with Russia. With an area of approximately 9.6 million square kilometres (3,700,000 sq mi), it is the world's third largest country by total land area. The country consists of 22 provinces, five autonomous regions, four municipalities, and two special administrative regions. The national capital is Beijing, and the most populous city and largest financial center is Shanghai.

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Congressional Leaders Expecting Top-Level Briefing on Chinese Spy Balloon [Video]

Congressional Leaders Expecting Top-Level Briefing on Chinese Spy Balloon

Congressional Leaders , Expecting Top-Level Briefing , on Chinese Spy Balloon. Fox News reports that leaders in Congress are expected to receive a top-level briefing on the intelligence gathered by..

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Turkey earthquake: Another quake of magnitude 6.0 hits central Turkiye; 3rd in a day |Oneindia News [Video]

Turkey earthquake: Another quake of magnitude 6.0 hits central Turkiye; 3rd in a day |Oneindia News

After two powerful earthquakes in less than 24 hours, another quake of magnitude 6.0 struck central Turkey on Monday; Russia 'recruiting female prisoners' to contribute to Ukraine war, suggests report;..

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Know 'String of Pearls': China's plan to dominate in the Indian Ocean | Explainer | Oneindia News [Video]

Know 'String of Pearls': China's plan to dominate in the Indian Ocean | Explainer | Oneindia News

The geopolitical tensions in the world increases every now and then. Nothing is static when it comes to geopolitical aspirations of countries. One of the prime examples of a nation whose ambitions..

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Taiwan’s opposition party KMT's senior leader Andrew Hsia to meet China's Song Tao | Oneindia News [Video]

Taiwan’s opposition party KMT's senior leader Andrew Hsia to meet China's Song Tao | Oneindia News

On Monday, Taiwan's main opposition party Kuomintang or KMT said that one of its senior leaders will visit China this week and meet its top Taiwan policy-maker. The announcement comes amid continued..

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China confirms balloon flying over Latin America is Chinese; US-China relations sour | Oneindia News [Video]

China confirms balloon flying over Latin America is Chinese; US-China relations sour | Oneindia News

On Monday, China confirmed that a balloon identified by Washington and Bogota flying over Latin America is Chinese, after a similar device was shot down by the United States over the weekend. On..

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Is China's suspected spy balloon 'throwing a rock into the pool of American politics' to test Biden? [Video]

Is China's suspected spy balloon 'throwing a rock into the pool of American politics' to test Biden?

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US downs Chinese balloon, drawing a threat from China | Oneindia News [Video]

US downs Chinese balloon, drawing a threat from China | Oneindia News

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China Warns Of "Necessary Response" After US Downs Suspected Spy Balloon | Oneindia News [Video]

China Warns Of "Necessary Response" After US Downs Suspected Spy Balloon | Oneindia News

China angrily voiced its "strong dissatisfaction" as the United States shot down an alleged Spy Balloon from China. This comes as the Biden Administration lauded the Pentagon for shooting down the..

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'Waking up to a Top Gun movie': Chinese balloon's downing creates spectacle in US [Video]

'Waking up to a Top Gun movie': Chinese balloon's downing creates spectacle in US

The downing of a suspected Chinese spy balloon just off South Carolina’s coast created a spectacle over one of the state’s tourism hubs and drew crowds reacting with a mixture of bewildered gazing,..

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Chinese spy balloon shot down by the US, Biden says will take care | Oneindia News [Video]

Chinese spy balloon shot down by the US, Biden says will take care | Oneindia News

The United states shot down the Chinese spy balloon off the country’s east coast. #Chinesespyballoon #US #JoeBiden

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Is US access to more Philippine bases a warning for China, N.Korea? | Explainer | Oneindia News [Video]

Is US access to more Philippine bases a warning for China, N.Korea? | Explainer | Oneindia News

The growing confrontation between USA, North Korea and China is not a secret for anybody. Both nations have lately been involved in several showdowns…especially in the Indo-Pacific region…and..

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Beijing plays down Blinken’s cancelled high-stakes visit over balloon [Video]

Beijing plays down Blinken’s cancelled high-stakes visit over balloon

A mysterious high-altitude Chinese balloon has fuelled accusations of spying after it was spotted flying over the US on Friday. The Secretary of State Antony Blinken cancelled a trip to Beijing..

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After US, 2nd Chinese spy balloon spotted over Latin America | Oneindia News [Video]

After US, 2nd Chinese spy balloon spotted over Latin America | Oneindia News

According to a statement released by The Pentagon, a second Chinese Spy Balloon was spotted, this time over the skies of Latin America. This comes a day after the Pentagon confirmed that the US..

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Suspected Chinese spy balloon in US airspace: A possible “show of strength” [Video]

Suspected Chinese spy balloon in US airspace: A possible “show of strength”

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China Says It’s Looking Into US Spy Balloon Report [Video]

China Says It’s Looking Into US Spy Balloon Report

China Says It’s Looking Into , US Spy Balloon Report. 'The Hill' and other news agencies report that "a high-altitude surveillance balloon" was seen over Montana on Feb. 1. The U.S...

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Xi Jinping encourages Hungarian youths to learn more about China | China-Hungary ties| Oneindia News [Video]

Xi Jinping encourages Hungarian youths to learn more about China | China-Hungary ties| Oneindia News

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Spy balloon casts shadow over Blinken's trip to China [Video]

Spy balloon casts shadow over Blinken's trip to China

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Suspected Chinese spy balloon spotted over western US [Video]

Suspected Chinese spy balloon spotted over western US

The US is tracking a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon that has been spotted over its airspace in the last few days. The Pentagon has so far decided not to shoot it down over concerns of hurting..

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US secures deal on bases to complete arc around China | Oneindia News [Video]

US secures deal on bases to complete arc around China | Oneindia News

The United States has secured access to four additional military bases in the Philippines – a key bit of real estate which would offer a front seat to monitor the Chinese in the South China Sea and..

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China supports Myanmar’s military junta diplomatically as well as militarily: report |Oneindia News [Video]

China supports Myanmar’s military junta diplomatically as well as militarily: report |Oneindia News

Europe Asia Foundation reported that China has extended diplomatic and military support to the army leaders in Myanmar. The military junta takeover in Myanmar will complete its second year in..

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US House Panel to Vote on Possible TikTok Ban [Video]

US House Panel to Vote on Possible TikTok Ban

US House Panel to Vote , on Possible TikTok Ban. US House Panel to Vote , on Possible TikTok Ban. Reuters reports that next month, the House Foreign Affairs Committee will hold a vote on a bill..

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China's Sichuan Province Lifts All Birth Restrictions [Video]

China's Sichuan Province Lifts All Birth Restrictions

China's Sichuan Province , Lifts All Birth Restrictions. 'The Guardian' reports that a province in China with over 80 million people will lift all birth restrictions as part of a national drive to..

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China’s falling birth rate: Sichuan allows unmarried people to legally have children | Oneindia News [Video]

China’s falling birth rate: Sichuan allows unmarried people to legally have children | Oneindia News

China's Sichuan allows unmarried people to legally have children to bolster falling birth rate; Pakistan: At least 17 dead and over 90 injured in mosque explosion; WHO says Covid-19 is still an..

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China says its current wave of COVID infections nearing an end [Video]

China says its current wave of COVID infections nearing an end

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China covid-19 wave: Authorities claim severe cases, deaths falling fast [Video]

China covid-19 wave: Authorities claim severe cases, deaths falling fast

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