Sending a high-ranking official to attend celebrations marking North Korea's 70th birthday allows the Chinese president to dodge potential conflicts of interest.
Kim says he wishes to denuclearize and end hostilities with Washington before 2021.
Authorities in Henan aim to close at least two-thirds of the province's Christian churches.
Three mayors and two vice-mayors have been gunned down in the past three months.
China to cancel debt for some of Africa's least-developed countries, but it's nowhere near Africa's biggest lender.
Social media giant's action follows charges that posts fomented online hate speech.
In latest bold attack, anti-corruption commission busts 90 percent of council members in one Java city
Seven people dead, more than 100 injured and millions without power on Hokkaido island.
Death toll rises to 11 from strongest typhoon to hit Japan in 25 years.
Vietnam welcomes trade and private business tie-ups but has more conditions for China’s role in domestic infrastructure and special economic zones.
Trump and Moon agreed to meet later this month in New York.
Vietnam's small businesses do not realize how big a threat they face from hackers.