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China's Xi to head new commission for military-civilian development

Jan 23, 2017

China's Xi to head new commission for military-civilian development

Chinese President Xi Jinping will head a new commission overseeing joint military and civilian development, state media said, as the country continues with an ambitious military modernization program. Xi has set great store on China’s military modernization, including developing an ocean-going “blue water” navy, ...

Jan 22, 2017

Fifth victim dies after car hits pedestrians in Australia

A fifth person died in hospital a day after a man with a history of mental health and drug issues drove a car through a lunch-time crowd in a pedestrian-only street in Australia’s second largest city, police said on Sunday. A 3-month-old boy died ...