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China's precedent-breaking Xi Jinping gets set to bolster his power

China's precedent-breaking Xi Jinping gets set to bolster his power

Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to amass even greater power at a Communist Party Congress this week, promoting close allies, having his guiding thought enshrined in the party constitution and possibly assuming a title to put him on par with Mao Zedong.

Oct 16, 2017, 08:48 AM IST
Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects massive military parade on PLA's 90th anniversary

Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects massive military parade on PLA's 90th anniversary

Chinese President Xi Jinping oversaw a large-scale military parade at a remote northern China base on Sunday to mark 90 years since the founding of the People`s Liberation Army.

Jul 30, 2017, 08:28 AM IST
Chinese President Xi Jinping warns against 'impermissible' challenges in Hong Kong

Chinese President Xi Jinping warns against 'impermissible' challenges in Hong Kong

President Xi Jinping said Hong Kong was freer than ever before but warned against "impermissible" challenges to Beijing`s authority over the city in a speech Saturday to mark 20 years since it was handed back to China by Britain.

Jul 01, 2017, 08:27 AM IST

Nepal PM Prachanda meets Chinese President Xi Jinping, calls meeting 'fruitful'

Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda', who is on a six-day visit to China, held a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Monday.

Mar 27, 2017, 22:46 PM IST

Chinese President pushes China-backed trade deals to fill US void

Chinese President Xi Jinping urged Asia-Pacific leaders on Saturday to get on board with Beijing-backed free trade agreements, after Donald Trump's election win spelled the likely demise of a US-backed deal.

Nov 19, 2016, 23:00 PM IST
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang asks govt to follow Xi Jinping as 'core leader'

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang asks govt to follow Xi Jinping as 'core leader'

Li asked the official departments to strictly follow the Party's political discipline and regulations, improve supervision, resist corruption and withstand risks.

Oct 29, 2016, 18:01 PM IST

China urges Australia to be ''cautious'' on South China Sea

China hopes that Australia acts and speaks with caution on the South China Sea and that its words and actions on the matter match each other, a senior Chinese officer told the visiting head of the Australian Defence Force.

Oct 13, 2016, 07:27 AM IST
Chinese President Xi Jinping confers special honours on PLA battalion posted near Arunachal

Chinese President Xi Jinping confers special honours on PLA battalion posted near Arunachal

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday bestowed special honours on a PLA battalion posted in Tibet close to Arunachal Pradesh for its "outstanding performance in safeguarding borders".

Aug 21, 2016, 20:38 PM IST
Chinese President Xi Jinping urges caution over US missile deployment in South Korea

Chinese President Xi Jinping urges caution over US missile deployment in South Korea

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday urged South Korea to pay attention to China`s concerns about the deployment of the US THAAD missile defence system to the country and "cautiously" address the plan.

Jun 29, 2016, 18:40 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi meets Chinese President Xi Jinping, seeks support for India's NSG bid

PM Narendra Modi meets Chinese President Xi Jinping, seeks support for India's NSG bid

Seeking China's support for India's membership of NSG, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged Chinese President Xi Jinping to make a "fair and objective" assessment of India's application which is before the plenary of the 48-nation grouping that is currently meeting in Seoul.

Jun 23, 2016, 23:42 PM IST

Journalist linked to letter seeking Chinese President Xi's resignation missing

A Chinese journalist linked to an anonymous letter calling for President Xi Jinping's resignation has gone missing while on his way to Hong Kong, according to his lawyer and family.

Mar 19, 2016, 18:06 PM IST

World must oppose cyber attacks, arms race: China's Xi Jinping

All countries should jointly oppose internet surveillance and cyber attacks in cyberspace, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday

Dec 16, 2015, 20:09 PM IST
Surreal Selfie: When Sergio Aguero was flanked by Chinese President and British Prime Minister

Surreal Selfie: When Sergio Aguero was flanked by Chinese President and British Prime Minister

This is for real? Politics and sports may be strange bedfellows, but on Friday, two of the most influential men of the planet were captured shedding their stately mannerisms to pose with a footballer.

Oct 24, 2015, 00:41 AM IST
Welcomed with pomp and protests, China's Xi hails ties with Britain

Welcomed with pomp and protests, China's Xi hails ties with Britain

Chinese President Xi Jinping hailed the "brighter future" of close ties with Britain on Tuesday at the start of a pomp-laden visit that should seal more than $46 billion of deals but drew criticism from rights campaigners.

Oct 21, 2015, 10:13 AM IST

Chinese President accorded royal welcome in maiden trip to UK

Queen Elizabeth II gave Chinese President Xi Jinping a ceremonial welcome.

Oct 21, 2015, 00:14 AM IST
Warm ties between PM Modi, President Xi can resolve border issues: Chinese envoy to India

Warm ties between PM Modi, President Xi can resolve border issues: Chinese envoy to India

Chinese Ambassador to India said on Monday that strong ties between Modi and Xi could help resolve tensions along the border.

Oct 05, 2015, 18:43 PM IST

Chinese President Xi Jinping skirts G4 nations' demand for UNSC expansion

Skirting the demand of G4 countries, including India, to speed up reforms in the UN Security Council by expanding its permanent members, Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday called for global efforts to defend authority and role of the UN.

Sep 27, 2015, 14:29 PM IST

China's Xi arrives in Washington for first US state visit

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Washington on Thursday for a state visit and talks with President Barack Obama expected to be clouded by differences over alleged Chinese cyber spying, Beijing`s economic policies and territorial disputes in the South China Sea.

Sep 25, 2015, 04:35 AM IST

On US visit, China's president says committed to reforms, open economy

Chinese President Xi Jinping sought to reassure U.S. officials on Tuesday that Beijing remains committed to financial reforms and an open economy.

Sep 23, 2015, 07:08 AM IST
Nadella, Nooyi to attend business dialogue with Xi in US

Nadella, Nooyi to attend business dialogue with Xi in US

Microsoft's India-born CEO Satya Nadella, Pepsi's Indra Nooyi and top American business tycoon Warren Buffet are among 30 top CEOs who will attend business dialogue with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Seattle during his maiden state visit to the US beginning next week.

Sep 18, 2015, 18:46 PM IST