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China's parliament rules out allowing same-sex marriage
BEIJING — Limiting marriage to a relationship between a man and a woman will remain China’s legal position, a parliament ...
Rohingya can return to Myanmar Thursday in 2nd round of repatriation
Aug. 21 (UPI) --Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh can begin returning to Myanmar on Thursday for a ...
Hong Kong protests planned for mob-attack subway as bank warns of economic fallout
HONG KONG (Reuters) - A major bank warned on Wednesday that weeks of protests in Hong Kong could hit the economies of the ...
China confirms it seized UK consulate employee
An employee of the United Kingdom’s consulate in Hong Kong was arrested in mainland China, the two governments confirmed, ...
China reveals new counterterrorism unit in Xinjiang
Aug. 21 (UPI) --China has formed a new counterterrorist special ops unit in Xinjiang, where Beijing has cracked down on ...
China says it will sanction US firms in Taiwan warplane sale
BEIJING (AP) - China said Wednesday that it will levy sanctions against U.S. companies linked to a planned $8 billion sale of ...
Thailand to set up center to combat 'fake news'
BANGKOK (AP) - Thailand’s government on Wednesday announced a plan to set up a center to combat unverified news on social ...
Hong Kong bank warns protests could hurt economy
A major Hong Kong bank on Wednesday warned that protests in the city could harm the economy in both Hong Kong and mainland ...
Hong Kong Protesters Demand Answers After Chinese Authorities Detain a British Consulate Staffer
Protesters gathered outside the British consulate in Hong Kong Wednesday evening to voice shock and dismay at the detention ...
More Rohingya families say they will not return to Myanmar
Members of about 200 Rohingya Muslim families interviewed Wednesday by officials from the U.N. refugee agency and the ...