Chicken-sized dinosaur that fed on lizards & insects discovered in China

A team of international researchers headed by a Chinese paleontologist announced on November 26 the discovery of a species of dinosaur that lived in northern China in the early Cretaceous period. The dinosaur, which lived about 150 million years ago, was the ‘size of a chicken.’ Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out … Read more Chicken-sized dinosaur that fed on lizards & insects discovered in China

Exclusive: Chinese state ‘likely’ linked to cyber spies

A cyber spy group “likely” linked to the Chinese state has targeted human rights campaigners working on issues about the country for up to five years, a new report claims. Secureworks says the campaign to monitor and steal files from a number of NGOs started as far back as 2014. One of the alleged targets … Read more Exclusive: Chinese state ‘likely’ linked to cyber spies

China’s propaganda machine in overdrive – The Listening Post (Feature)

As China’s ruling Communist Party gears up for its 19th Congress, President Xi Jinping is calling on the country’s media to play their part in touting his grand vision for China, and especially an infrastructure venture called the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). This mammoth infrastructure project along the ancient Silk Route touches on more … Read more China’s propaganda machine in overdrive – The Listening Post (Feature)

The Listening Post – The great firewall update: Clamping down on VPNs

As China and Russia attempt to limit the use of VPNs, we examine the repercussions for media freedom online. Plus, police vs the press in Uganda. The great firewall update: Clamping down on VPNs Russia and China have both recently taken action against the use of VPNs, virtual private networks. VPNs enable internet users in … Read more The Listening Post – The great firewall update: Clamping down on VPNs

Chinese paper calls Liu Xiaobo “a victim led astray by West”

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Giving liu xiaobo the nobel peace prize was a blasphemy.That”s the view of a Chinese government spokesman. It”s the latest sign that Beijing is growing tired of the wave of criticism its received over its treatment of the … Read more Chinese paper calls Liu Xiaobo “a victim led astray by West”

Chinese democracy activist Liu Xiaobo dies – BBC News

The Nobel peace laureate was serving a sentence of 11 years for subversion, but was moved from prison to a hospital last month with terminal liver cancer. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog World In Pictures https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBX37n4R0UGJN-TLiQOm7ZTP Big Hitters https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUME-LUrFkDwFmiEc3jwMXP Just Good News https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUsYo_P26cjihXLN-k3w246

Hong Kong’s youth divided over its future, 20 years after handover

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Saturday July 1st marks 20 years since Hong Kong was returned by the United Kingdom to China. Chinese president Xi Jinping will be attending the celebrations. The anniversary comes against the backdrop of a contentious civil battle for … Read more Hong Kong’s youth divided over its future, 20 years after handover

Video: Millions of single Chinese men desperately seeking a wife

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN In China, the one-child policy has wreaked havoc. By encouraging the birth of boys rather than girls, an imbalance of the sexes has emerged. China now counts far more men than women. Millions of these men, now of … Read more Video: Millions of single Chinese men desperately seeking a wife

Terracotta Army: The greatest archaeological find of the 20th century – BBC News

In March 1974, Chinese farmers digging a well unearthed the greatest archaeological find of the century – the buried Terracotta Army. After coming across a life-sized human head made of clay in Xi’an, China, archaeologists were called in to investigate. What they found was extraordinary. Thousands of life-like terracotta figures from the Qin dynasty, fashioned … Read more Terracotta Army: The greatest archaeological find of the 20th century – BBC News

Wukan: China’s Democracy Experiment – Episode 4

Wukan: China’s Democracy Experiment – Episode 4 The fourth episode starts with Chinese New Year celebrations and hopes for a fresh beginning in Wukan. It is not long before another committee member resigns in frustration. The Chief refuses to give up on the village and democracy when he discovers some extraordinary news about the borders … Read more Wukan: China’s Democracy Experiment – Episode 4

Hong Kong’s film industry set to revive itself with new talent

Many young new directors are making their debut at this year’s international film festival. Hong Kong-made films are stealing the show. It is hoped home-grown talent telling local stories will revive the semi-autonomous Chinese territory’s film industry. Al Jazeera’s Divya Gopalan reports from Hong Kong. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on … Read more Hong Kong’s film industry set to revive itself with new talent

Hong Kong tightens security for New Year festivities

Extra police are on the streets in Hong Kong as it celebrates the Chinese New Year. The deployment of increased security follows some of the worst violence in decades at last year’s festivities, which became known as the “fishball riots”. Al Jazeera’s Rob McBride reports from Hong Kong. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – … Read more Hong Kong tightens security for New Year festivities