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A service that detects ‘China apps’ goes viral in India

A service that detects ‘China apps’ goes viral in India

The app’s name says it all: Remove China Apps. Developed by a self-proclaimed “Indian startup” named OneTouch AppLabs, Remove China Apps crossed 1 million downloads within 10 days of launch in May. Its overnight success came amid rising China-Indian tensions over the countries’ disputed border in the Himalayas. Update (June 3, 2020): The app has…

China security law ‘could be end of Hong Kong’

China security law ‘could be end of Hong Kong’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A number of pro-democracy lawmakers were dragged out of Hong Kong’s legislative chamber during a row about a Chinese national anthem bill China’s ruling Communist Party has set in motion a controversial national security law for Hong Kong, a move seen as a major blow to the city’s freedoms.The…

Australian sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling

Australian sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Australian man was reportedly arrested with methamphetamine in his luggage An Australian man has been sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling, the Australian government has confirmed. The man was named in Australian media as Karm or Cam Gilespie.He is believed to have been arrested at an airport…