Beijing is against sanctions as a matter of principle – and because of recent multi-billion dollar energy deals with Iran.
Thousands are expected at a government-led rally in Lhasa as Chinese soldiers with tear gas patrol the streets in a bid to prevent a riot similar to the one in March.
Along the disputed border near Ladakh, India has long neglected infrastructure to discourage a Chinese invasion. But the strategic landscape is shifting.
China's 60th anniversary celebrations this week are shrouded in mystery and security. No dogs, no kites, no peeking.
After playing in Milan's world cup for the homeless, things are looking up for Japan's Yutaro Gomikawa.
Within the next decade, China will become the world’s largest equities market.
At UN, China's Hu Jintao commits to measurable limits on carbon emissions for the first time. Chinese environmental activists hail the shift toward low-carbon technology.
China is due to unveil a new proposal at the gathering Tuesday, but its plans to cut "carbon intensity" rather than limit emissions may not satisfy US lawmakers.