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China’s chilling debt trap for Pakistan: How everything China invests goes back to it, along with a lot more
Chinese investors borrow from China’s national banks to fund projects in Pakistan. Raw material, labour comes from China. Pakistan finally foots the bill.
China will make Islam 'compatible' with being Chinese: How the Communist Party is targetting its Muslim minorities
Amid reports of millions of Uighur Muslims being in prison camps, China's latest announcement, of 'Sinicising' Islam, is sending shivers down the world's spine.
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Pakistan’s economy is in deep crisis, its politics is unstable, and its best friend is China. None of this is good news for India.
New Delhi can play the duet but has to be ready for the duel.
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Why China's 'social credit system' is a front for Xi Jinping creating the ultimate surveillance state
No amount of good thought can justify a government trying to keep a constant eye on its citizens – be it in public or private space.
China clearly doesn't believe in equitable water sharing arrangements. But these are a must for Asia, which needs to avoid both Chinese domination and water wars.
| 12-minute read