China

22 miners trapped in China’s coal mine

BEIJING — Rescuers struggled today (April 8) to pump water from a coal mine in southern China where 22 miners have been trapped for more than a day.

Chinese cup auctioned for a record-breaking S$45m

Chinese cup auctioned for a record-breaking S$45m

HONG KONG — A Shanghai collector bought a rare Ming Dynasty cup that is touted as the “holy grail” of China’s art world for US$36 million (S$45 million) at a Hong Kong auction...

US warns China to avoid Crimea practices

US warns China to avoid Crimea practices

WASHINGTON — China should not doubt the United States’ commitment to defend its Asian allies and the prospect of economic retaliation should also discourage Beijing from using...

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