Indo-China abstaining Climate meet not to impact decision: US


Washington: The leaders of India and China not personally attending the UN meeting on Climate Change in New York is unlikely to have an impact on the decision making process, the US has said.

'Peaceful ties between dragon and elephant key to world peace'

If the "Chinese dragon" and the "Indian elephant" co-exist harmoniously, it will not only benefit 2.5 billion people in the two nations but also have far-reaching impact in the region and the world, Chinese President Xi Jinping said here on Thursday.

DNA: Will Xi Jinping's visit turn into a mere joke for Indians?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a media address after talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping, suggested that clarifications on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) "would be of use" in solving the festering border question and it should be restarted again.

India concerned about religious radicalism along Nepal border

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday expressed concern over the growth of religious fundamentalism in areas along the India-Nepal border.

India, China keen for early resolution of boundary question: Mukherjee

India and China are committed to maintenance of peace and tranquillity on their borders and both would like to ensure that their dialogue mechanisms to resolve such issues are error proof, President Pranab Mukherjee said at the banquet speech in honour of Chinese President Xi Jinping.

Real test of NDA govt is how it embraces unpopular decisions: Bill Gates

The real test for India's new government would lie in how it embraces unpopular decisions which would be of benefit to the country, Microsoft founder Bill Gates has said.

India gifts vintage Dakota aircraft to Bangladesh

Seeking to revive historical ties, the Indian Air Force has gifted a vintage Dakota aircraft from its museum to the Bangladesh Air Force.

Are you Chinese? Xi Jingping's wife asks Northeast students
Are you Chinese? Xi Jingping's wife asks Northeast students

China's First Lady Peng Liyuan on Thursday mistook a group of students from the northeast as Chinese only to be told by them that they were Indians.

CBI registers case against DGCA official

The CBI has registered a case of graft against the Joint Director General of aviation regulator DGCA for allegedly giving extension to a flying school in Bilaspur on the basis of irregular documents.

India to hold maritime dialogue with China this year

India and China Thursday agreed to hold a maritime dialogue this year to exchange views on issues including cooperations between their maritime agencies and freedom of navigation.

Stronger China not a threat to anyone: Xi Jinping

A stronger China is not a threat to any country, Chinese President Xi Jinping Thursday said and stressed on a "fair, reasonable and mutually acceptable" solution to the vexed boundary issue at an early date through peaceful talks.

India, China chart new chapter in economic ties; agree to resolve border dispute
India, China chart new chapter in economic ties; agree to resolve border dispute

Citing incursions by Chinese troops on the border, India on Thursday expressed concern and said such incidents should be resolved soon as peace and tranquillity on the border was essential for boosting bilateral economic cooperation.

Experts' take on Narendra Modi-Xi Jinping meet

Watch: Experts' take on Narendra Modi-Xi Jinping meet in Delhi.

Buddhist tourist circuit beyond Bihar, UP planned

To popularise Buddhist tourism and to attract more foreign tourists, India's tourism ministry is planning to add more states to the Buddhist circuit apart from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, union Tourism Minister Shripad Naik said Thursday.

Relaxed Xi-Modi protocol positive for ties: Chinese daily

A leading Chinese daily Thursday praised the "less formal itinerary" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Ahmedabad Wednesday, calling it an exceptional departure from tradition with potential to set a positive tone for Sino-Indian ties.

Tarun Gogoi urges PM Modi to take up Brahmaputra dam issue with Chinese President Xi Jinping

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up the issue of construction of dams on the Brahmaputra river by China with visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping.

Raised boundary issues with Xi Jinping: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday that solving the boundary issue between India and China is needed for growing economic cooperation between two countries.

2015 to be observed as 'Visit India' year in China: Xi

Chinese President Xi jinping said he had fruitful talks which include all issues of mutual concern, with PM Narendra Modi.

Inviting PM Modi to visit China, Xi said both countries are important forces in an increasingly multi-polar world.

India, China sign 12 agreements in Delhi

India and China sign 12 agreements following talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping.

Xi Jinping's movement causes traffic jams in Delhi

Traffic snarls were on Thursday reported from different parts of central and south Delhi after some roads were closed for the movement of Chinese President Xi Jinping, who is in India on a three-day trip.