Bibles pulled from China’s online bookstores as Beijing releases white paper on religious policy

Bibles pulled from China’s online bookstores as Beijing releases white paper on religious policy

Posted April 04, 2018 17:31:10 Video: There has been no official statement on why the bible has been removed from online bookshops. (Photo: Supplied/Wayne Mcallister) (The World) Bibles have reportedly been pulled from sale through online bookstores across China, sparking confusion and outrage from frustrated Chinese-Christians on social media amid …

China’s underground Catholic churches resist mounting Beijing pressure to control religion

China’s underground Catholic churches resist mounting Beijing pressure to control religion

Updated April 01, 2018 08:35:54 Photo: Mindong’s underground churches are being pushed to join the “Patriotic Association”. (ABC News: Ziyuan Wang) Related Story: ‘We have restored it’: The rise of Daoism in China Related Story: Chinese Communist Party readies crackdown on Christianity On a windy evening in the hills of …

Kim Jong-un’s Beijing visit shows China is winning at North Korea diplomacy, not Donald Trump

Kim Jong-un’s Beijing visit shows China is winning at North Korea diplomacy, not Donald Trump

Posted March 29, 2018 09:32:17 Photo: The image of Xi Jinping and Kim Jong-un in Beijing speaks profoundly to the shift away from American dominance. (KCNA via Reuters ) It was a powerful image — one of those moments that suddenly appears like a game changer: China’s President, Xi Jinping, …

Kim Jong-un has been in Beijing, China confirms

Kim Jong-un has been in Beijing, China confirms

Updated March 28, 2018 10:57:18 Related Story: Has Kim Jong-un visited Beijing? Beijing has confirmed North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been visiting China, his first foreign trip since taking power. Japanese media reported on Tuesday that a special North Korean train had arrived in Beijing under unusually heavy security. …

Heightened security sparks speculation Kim Jong-un just arrived in Beijing

Heightened security sparks speculation Kim Jong-un just arrived in Beijing

Posted March 27, 2018 10:11:10 Japanese media are reporting that a special North Korean train has arrived in Beijing under unusually heavy security. It has sparked speculation a senior delegation — or even leader Kim Jong-un himself — might have been on board, particularly since the green-and-yellow-train appeared to resemble …