Nyshka Chandran is a writer for CNBC.com, with a focus on Asia-Pacific politics. She holds a bachelor's degree in Political Science and History from the University of Toronto.
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Beijing's ruling on a Hong Kong legal case concerning pro-independence politicians is "the beginning of the end" for the city, according to one lawmaker.
China's parliament announced a legal ruling on Monday that's likely to further aggravate anti-Beijing sentiment in Hong Kong.
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Having visited Western Europe, British Prime Minister Theresa May is now turning her focus to emerging economies, with India as her first stop.
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President Park Geun-Hye, under fire in what critics are calling the nation's biggest political scandal, may be digging herself into a deeper hole.
As the low-income proportion of China's population shrinks, around 75 percent of Chinese will be "middle income" in 15 years, new research found.