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Pakistan top target for foreign espionage, Senate told

In light of revelations that Pakistan is a popular target for foreign espionage, members of the Senate Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs on Thursday advised the government to take immediate steps to ensure cyber security for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and its missions abroad.

Taiwan tells China to grow up over Donald Trump ceremony row

Ties with China have turned increasingly frosty since Tsai Ing-wen took office last year, with Beijing cutting off official communication with her government.

China urges US not to allow Taiwan delegation at Donald Trump's inauguration

China has urged the United States to not allow any Taiwanese delegation to attend the inauguration ceremony of US President-elect Donald Trump and also opposed any official contact between the two sides.Responding to former chief of Taiwan`s legislative body, You Xikun, attending the inauguration ceremony, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying yesterday said,

Nuclear weapons should be completely prohibited: Chinese President Xi Jinping

Nuclear weapons should be completely prohibited: Chinese President Xi Jinping

Chinese President Xi Jinping offered China as a nation "committed to building a world of lasting peace".

China lauds PM Narendra Modi's for being optimistic about Sino-Indian ties

China lauds PM Narendra Modi's for being optimistic about Sino-Indian ties

China on Wednesday hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for being optimistic about Sino-Indian ties.

China begins operation of first hack proof quantum satellite

China begins operation of first hack proof quantum satellite

It is officially operational after four months of in-orbit testing, said the report.

India should be concerned about China's growing influence: US Pacific Command chief

Admiral Harry B Harris, who heads the US Pacific Command (PACOM), also flayed China's relationship with Pakistan and Bangladesh.

Russia, Turkey stage first joint air strikes against Islamic State in Syria

Russia and Turkey on Wednesday staged their first joint air strikes against the Islamic State jihadist group in Syria, the Russian defence ministry said.

China urges United States to bar Taiwan delegation from Donald Trump inauguration

China urges United States to bar Taiwan delegation from Donald Trump inauguration

The United States should not allow a delegation from Taiwan to attend U.S. President-elect Donald Trump`s inauguration, China`s Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday, raising a new bone of contention in Beijing`s relations with the incoming government.

Respect India's territorial sovereignty, New Delhi tells Beijing

Respect India's territorial sovereignty, New Delhi tells Beijing

In the midst of growing unease in their ties, India on Wednesday asked China to respect its territorial sovereignty and said its ascent should not be seen as a threat to China's rise.

NSG, Masood Azhar issues must not be 'stumbling blocks' in Sino-India ties: China

NSG, Masood Azhar issues must not be 'stumbling blocks' in Sino-India ties: China

Chinese Foreign Ministry appreciated PM Narendra Modi's remarks that the rise of India and China offered an "unprecedented opportunity" for both countries.

Hong Kong leader Leung Chun-ying slams independence movement in final speech

Hong Kong`s unpopular pro-Beijing leader Leung Chun-ying faced protests Wednesday as he spoke out against the city`s independence movement in his final policy address.

China's sea militarisation very troubling: Philippines

China's sea militarisation very troubling: Philippines

China's militarisation of the South China Sea is "very troubling" and neither peaceful nor friendly, the Philippines' defence secretary said today.

Raisina Dialogue: Not unusual for two large neighbours to have some differences, says PM Modi on China

Raisina Dialogue: Not unusual for two large neighbours to have some differences, says PM Modi on China

Inaugurating the second edition of the Raisina Dialogue on Tuesday, PM Modi said that in May 2014, people of India had ushered in a new normal.

`No point` in blaming globalisation for world`s problems: Xi Jinping

`No point` in blaming globalisation for world`s problems: Xi Jinping

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Tuesday that there is "no point" in blaming economic globalisation for the world`s problems, adding that no one would win a trade war.

China`s sea militarisation `very troubling`: Philippine defence chief

China`s militarisation of the South China Sea is "very troubling" and neither peaceful nor friendly, the Philippines` defence secretary said on Tuesday.

Taiwan simulates China attacks as tension rises

Trump has riled Beijing by suggesting the "one China" policy could become a bargaining chip in negotiations over trade practises.

Australia, China, Malaysia say underwater search for MH370 is suspended

Australia, China, Malaysia say underwater search for MH370 is suspended

Australia last month dismissed an investigators` recommendation to shift the search further north, saying that no new evidence had emerged to support that.

China's NSG stand is neither fair nor transparent, says Defence Expert

China's NSG stand is neither fair nor transparent, says Defence Expert

Defence Expert Major General (Retired) P.K. Sehgal on Tuesday said that China`s treatment is neither fair nor transparent with regard to the stand taken by it over the assent for the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) membership , adding that former`s gesture is not friendly.