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January 15, 2019 7:47 PM China GROWING COTTON on Moon in LANDMARK mission to cultivate LIFE in space

CHINA has started growing crops on the moon in a landmark mission, making it the first country to cultivate agriculture in space. The description reads: "After experimenting under the moon's high vacuum, large temperature difference, strong radiation and harsh conditions, mankind has grown the first plant sprout, realising man's first moon-based biological 81

January 15, 2019 2:27 AM WW3 THREAT: China develops ‘impenetrable’ system too strong for hypersonic missiles

A TOP Chinese defence strategist claims to have created an “Underground Steel Great Wall” defence to nullify the threat of future hypersonic weapons destroying their arsenal. Qian Qihu, 82, won the prestigious 2018 State Preeminent Science and Technology Award due to his contributions to national defence for the system which he described as the country's 49

January 14, 2019 9:12 AM New Look to slash debt by £1bn to restore profitabilty

The South African-owned company warns that conditions in the UK retail market continue to be challenging.  The company, which is closing its remaining 120 stores in China as well as 60 stores in the UK to return to profitability, said it had agreed with key shareholders to slash its debt from £1.35bn to £350m. It will raise £150m in new money to finance 20

January 11, 2019 10:55 AM British economy hit by 'steep decline' in manufacturing

The biggest brake on growth comes from a drop in car production, amid factory shutdowns, weak demand and falling diesel sales. The nation's GDP grew by 0.3% in the three months to November, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). This is compared to growth of 0.4% recorded in the three months to October. The data reveals that on a rolling 22

January 11, 2019 6:51 AM China ’NEEDS’ trade deal with post-Brexit UK for THIS key reason claims Beijing expert

CHINA “needs” a trade deal with post-Brexit UK according to a top expert on the country, who argued it would give a massive boost to the country’s “diplomatic prestige”. The comments were made by Dr Yu Jie, a research fellow at the Chatham House think tank. She was speaking on last night’s BBC Newsnight. Another Beijing expert agreed there is “no downside 21

January 11, 2019 3:35 AM China to be world LARGEST economy by 2030

THE US will lose its place as the world’s biggest economy by 2030, falling below China and India, according to a new report. The study was produced by UK banking firm Standard Chartered. Britain, France, Italy and Canada are all predicted to fall out of the world’s top 10 economies. They will be overtaken by Turkey, Brazil and Egypt which are forecast 30

January 10, 2019 8:51 PM WW3: Former CIA worker reveals how he ‘stopped DEVASTATING attack from China'

A FORMER CIA worker has revealed how he prevented a devastating attack from China on the US during a bombshell documentary. is chairman of the United States-China Economic and Security Review Commission but formally worked as a CIA agent. He detailed during Amazon Prime’s “China vs USA: Empires at War” documentary how in March 2006 his department almost 29

January 8, 2019 8:15 PM ‘War has BEGUN’ Chinese military strategist sends CHILLING warning over US tensions

A CHINESE military strategist revealed a war with the US has “already begun”, during a bombshell documentary. The 65-year-old says the rivals are currently involved in an “unrestricted war” – one that does not involve firing guns or dropping bombs. Instead, Mr Xiangsui revealed it is a war on the internet, a fight for cyber domination and a means of surveillance 46

January 7, 2019 6:49 AM US warship confronts China for 'EXCESSIVE maritime claims' in South China Sea

A US warship sailed through the South China Sea earlier today to challenge China’s “excessive maritime challenge”, officials have confirmed. Guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell patrolled near the Parcel Islands challenging China’s claim to the region. The Parcel Islands have been controlled by China since its forces seized them from Vietnam in 1974. Both Vietnam 17

January 7, 2019 3:25 AM World War 3 fears SURGE as China tests MASSIVE 'mother of ALL bombs' in challenge to US

CHINA has tested its largest non-nuclear bomb, nicknamed the ‘Mother of All Bombs’, which is designed to obliterate fortified targets and could be up to 20 feet long. According to Afghan officials, between 32 and 92 Isis fighters were killed, though as they were buried an official casualty count was not conducted. According to Mr Wei’s analysis the Chinese 22