Regional military attaches and experts believe the work shows China's determination to build up its network of reefs and islets
China's defence allocation in its budget as been steadily increasing at 607 per cent annually.
The increase of China's defence budget by 8.1% this year, is three times higher than India's latest defence budget of about $46 billion.
America’s intelligence chief today said that he expects tensions between India and China will continue despite the negotiated settlement to their three-month border standoff in August
Wu Gan, a blogger better known by his online name 'Super Vulgar Butcher', plans to appeal against the eight-year prison sentence
Millions of workers in traditional industries like iron and steel and coal are being laid off. The minimum wage has been rising steadily over the last decade but substantial regional differences remain.
Top officials comprising of the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue (QSD) nations US, Japan, Australia and India pointed out that China needed to be countered.