China, Russia rap US missile defence plan in S Korea

China and Russia on Friday rapped US plans to put a missile defence system on the Korean peninsula, less than 24 hours after Pyongyang twice tested projectiles thought to be capable of reaching American territory.

Panama papers scandal: Russia to join global fight against tax evasion

Moscow will join the global battle against tax evasion and other illicit activities by signing up to an international scheme to stamp out fiscal cheating, Russia's finance minister said on Thursday.

Hong Kong leader warns independence calls threaten economy

Hong Kong`s Beijing-friendly leader warned Tuesday the city will lose investment and job opportunities if residents continue to seek independence, painting a bleak economic picture of the former British colony without Chinese support.

'Cancellation of dissident's visa will help Indo-China ties'

The Chinese Foreign Ministry is yet to comment on India's decision to revoke visa to Isa, a leader of World Uyghur Congress (WUC).

This is why India cancelled visa granted to Chinese dissident leader Dolkun Isa

This is why India cancelled visa granted to Chinese dissident leader Dolkun Isa

The development came after China protested India's move, stating it regards Isa as a 'terrorist'.

People of all faiths shouldn't challenge CPC leadership: Xi Jinping

 Ordering officials to resolutely guard against "overseas infiltrations" into China in the name of religion, President Xi Jinping has asserted that people of all faiths in the country should not challenge the leadership of the ruling Communist Party, the state media reported today.

India, China for 'mutually acceptable' border solution

India, China for 'mutually acceptable' border solution

India and China on Wednesday agreed to adhere to "peaceful negotiations" to settle the vexed border issue and reach a "fair, reasonable and mutually acceptable solution", amid negativity over Beijing's blocking of India's bid in the UN to ban Pakistan-based JeM chief Masood Azhar.

Parrikar raises JeM chief issue with Chinese counterpart

Parrikar raises JeM chief issue with Chinese counterpart

While expressing India's wish to engage China closely, he firmly conveyed New Delhi's reservations over Beijing's move in the UN to block bid to get JeM chief banned.

Marking LAC key to halting border disputes, Parrikar tells China

Marking LAC key to halting border disputes, Parrikar tells China

Parrikar said clarity over LAC will bring down tensions between the troops on both sides.

India seeks support of Russia, China to fight terrorism

India seeks support of Russia, China to fight terrorism

Sushma Swaraj said that international terrorism remained the foremost threat to international peace and security.

In China, Manohar Parrikar says India attaches highest importance to bilateral ties

In China, Manohar Parrikar says India attaches highest importance to bilateral ties

Visiting Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday underlined that India attaches highest priority to its ties with China.

Jaish-e-Mohammad thanks China for saving Pathankot attack mastermind Masood Azhar

Jaish-e-Mohammad thanks China for saving Pathankot attack mastermind Masood Azhar

China, a close friend of Pakistan, had requested the UN sanctions committee to keep on hold the move to ban Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Maulana Masood Azhar​.

Taiwan says Kenyan police used force to put Taiwanese on plane to China

Taiwan on Monday accused China, which regards the self-ruled island as a breakaway province, of kidnapping eight of its nationals, who it said had been acquitted in a cyber crime case in Kenya.

In touch with India on the issue of JeM chief Masood Azhar's ban: China

The UN had banned the JeM in 2001 but India's efforts for slapping sanctions on Azhar after the 2008 Mumbai terror attack also did not fructify as China, that has veto powers, did not allow it apparently at the behest of Pakistan again.

Running cemetery a booming business in China

Running cemetery a booming business in China

Most cemeteries in Chinese cities are full, so burials in neighbouring cities have become popular.  

Xi says China will defend its South China Sea sovereignty

Xi says China will defend its South China Sea sovereignty

Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Thursday that China is resolute in defending its sovereignty in the South China Sea, and believes the disputes should be settled peacefully by relevant claimants through direct talks, Xinhua said.

China appoints special envoy to Syria

China on Tuesday said it has appointed its first special envoy to Syria, as part of efforts to increase its diplomatic footprint in the Middle East.

Samsung follows Apple with launch in China of mobile payment

Samsung follows Apple with launch in China of mobile payment

South Korea`s Samsung Tuesday announced the launch of its mobile payment service in China, where it is likely to struggle in an already crowded market that arch-rival Apple entered nearly six weeks ago.

Czechs roll out red carpet for first visit by Chinese President

China is Prague`s third-biggest trade partner, with bilateral trade worth some USD 21 billion.