Mongolians are risking brutal recriminations by publicly protesting moves to end local language classes in school.
Brendon Hong is the pseudonym of a longtime contributor to The Daily Beast based in Hong Kong.
The WeChat app in Trump’s bullseye is essential for doing business inside China—and there is scant evidence TikTok’s founder is a close ally of Beijing.
Jimmy Lai, outspoken owner of the pro-democracy Apple Daily, is accused of violating Beijing’s new national-security law, just days after U.S. sanctions against top city officials.
Hong Kong’s China-backed leadership is using the coronavirus pandemic as an excuse to delay elections and crack down on dissent. Sound familiar?
China sees space exploration as a zero-sum game with other nations and its mission to Mars is just the first step in flexing its astral superpowers.
‘Chris was simultaneously the most glamorous and adventurous person who’d ever walked among us.’
As China tries to stave off a second coronavirus wave, epic flooding has affected nearly 24 million people and damaged crops—and now locust swarms have been spotted in the country.
Beijing sees the monarch as a symbol of colonial occupation. But in an irony of history, many in Hong Kong see symbols of Britain as signs of, dare they say it, independence.
The Chinese Communist Party’s controls the mainland population partly by creating situations where people self-censor. Already there are signs of that in Hong Kong. Many signs.
In China's eyes, John Bolton’s book gives yet more evidence of a pitiful presidency and an imploding U.S. But Beijing thinks Americans are foolish enough to reelect Trump anyway.