Washington | By Asian News International | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2020 06:50 AM IST
The US had recently ordered China to close its Consulate General in Houston. In retaliation, China ordered US to close its diplomatic facility in Chengdu.
By Sutirtho Patranobis and Agencies
UPDATED ON JUL 28, 2020 09:53 AM IST
The US flag at the consulate was lowered at dawn. A large number of police personnel were deployed around the mission with the roads leading to it cordoned off. The Chinese foreign ministry said the Chengdu consulate closed at 10am local time.
Beijing, China | By Agence France-Presse | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON JUL 24, 2020 10:10 AM IST
The tit-for-tat move is a “legitimate and necessary response to the unreasonable measures by the United States”, the foreign ministry said in a statement.
Hindustan Times, Beijing | By Sutirtho Patranobis
UPDATED ON DEC 30, 2019 06:15 PM IST
Wang Yi, a founding pastor of China’s Early Rain Covenant Church in the city of Chengdu in southwestern Sichuan province was among several church members picked up in overnight raids last year.
Chengdu, China | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2019 05:14 PM IST
The members of the Trans Chorus aren’t professional singers and come from across China -- but they share similar stories of their struggle with identities in a country where being transgender is still classed as a “mental illness”.
Chengdu | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2019 01:37 PM IST
“Hey! We go”, a business in the centre of the southwestern city of Chengdu, is proving perfect fodder for the social media-savvy generation.
Hindustan Times | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2019 10:59 PM IST
All Indian Chinese restaurants claim to serve Sichuan food. But do they really? I went to Sichuan to find out