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Chinese President Xi Jinping has stressed further military reform by downsizing the army while improving its combat capabilities and optimizing the structure.

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China marks 30th anniversary of UN declaration

Exactly 30 years ago, the United Nations General Assembly declared that all human beings have the right to development, which 'is an inalienable human right.'

New Zealand prime minister announces surprise resignation

Today saw another resignation as New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key unexpectedly announced that he will be stepping down from his post.

Nearly 200,000 disciplined in China for violation of document since 2012

It's been four years since the China's ruling Communist Party laid out rules for member conduct. The Eight-Point Regulation of the Center was approved by the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the CPC in December 2012.

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