With Narendra Modi as PM, India's credibility crisis has ended: Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah on Tuesday said that India's "credibility crisis" has ended under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the country has started earning respect in the world.

In a first, Chinese Prez Xi Jinping to start India visit from Gujarat

Chinese President Xi Jinping, arriving here tomorrow, will be perhaps the first head of a major foreign state to start his official India visit from Gujarat, where he will preside over signing of three MoUs and have dinner with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, reports said on Tuesday.

Hope peace, tranquillity at border is maintained with India: China
Hope peace, tranquillity at border is maintained with India: China

China said on Tuesday that the border issue between the two countries had not affected the development of its relationship with India.

Chinese man in soup over attempt to smuggle birds' nest

A Chinese national was arrested by Sri Lankan customs authorities for attempting to smuggle edible birds' nests with a street value of nearly Rs two million, hours before Chinese president's visit here.

Bihar requests PM for 'good share' of Chinese investment

The Bihar government Tuesday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ensure that the state gets a good share of investments brought by Chinese President Xi Jinping, who is arriving in India tomorrow.

'Oriental wisdom' can solve border dispute: China

On the eve of its President's maiden visit to India, China Tuesday advocated "oriental wisdom" to resolve the contentious boundary dispute and said with enough willingness and determination, a proper solution to the issue would be found.

China ups its medics in Ebola-hit Sierra Leone to 174

China will send more medics to Ebola-hit Sierra Leone to help boost laboratory testing for the virus, raising the total number of Chinese medical experts there to 174, the UN said Tuesday.

Mali says signed accords with China for projects worth $11 billion

 Mali has signed a string of agreements with China totalling about $11 billion, most of it intended to finance two major railway projects linking the land-locked country to the coast, Mali`s presidency said.

India, China relations go beyond plain arithmetic: PM Narendra Modi
India, China relations go beyond plain arithmetic: PM Narendra Modi

A day ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping's arrival in Gujarat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday hailed the ties shared between India and China.

Eight killed in China road accident

 At least eight people were killed and six injured Tuesday when a truck crashed into a bus stop in China`s Hebei province.

Xi visit brings new opportunities amid old challenges

Irrespective of the final outcome of Chinese President Xi Jinping's maiden visit to India, it surely marks a unique and qualitative change in the India-China relations. Hitherto, this relationship has been known more for its vocal than the real, vital content.

Xi to hear lion's roar during stroll with Modi

The roar of the majestic Asiatic lions will be heard when Prime Minister Narendra Modi strolls with Chinese President Xi Jinping on the Sabarmati riverfront - thanks to mechanised animals that will be on display.

Typhoon hits China`s Hainan after shutting down Hong Kong

A powerful typhoon slammed into China`s Hainan island on Tuesday after sweeping past Hong Kong where it disrupted flights and forced the closure of the stock market and container ports.

China`s Xi heads to Sri Lanka to promote `maritime silk road`

President Xi Jinping was Tuesday due in Sri Lanka where he will launch construction of a Chinese-backed $1.4 billion port city as he promotes his vision of a "maritime silk road" in the face of growing competition from Japan and India.

Fighter jets land on Taiwan highway in `China attack` war games

Taiwan displayed how its fighter jets and early warning aircraft could land, refuel and take off on a closed motorway on Tuesday, in a scenario simulating a Chinese attack that wiped out the island`s air force bases.

My experience as Gujarat CM helped me in Delhi: Narendra Modi
My experience as Gujarat CM helped me in Delhi: Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Ahmedabad, a day before Chinese President Xi Jinping reaches Gujarat.

China calls for comprehensive settlement of Iranian nuclear issue

A Chinese envoy called here Monday on all relevant parties to adopt a flexible and pragmatic approach to reach a comprehensive settlement of the Iranian nuclear issue in the next phase of negotiations.

Typhoon spares Hong Kong, but disrupts business

Strong winds and heavy rain hit Hong Kong on Tuesday as a typhoon headed to the south of the financial hub, disrupting business and closing the stock market for at least part of the morning.

China`s Xi heads to Sri Lanka seeking to boost ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping will on Tuesday begin his first state visit to Sri Lanka, seeking to bolster already strong ties with the island just days after Japan`s prime minister launched a rival bid for influence.

China detains famed film director for prostitution

Chinese film director Wang Quan'an, a Berlin International Film Festival winner known for the movies "Tuya's Marriage" and "White Deer Plain," has been detained on the charge of hiring prostitutes, Beijing police said on Monday.