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China tells Myanmar military it wants closer ties

China wants closer ties with Myanmar`s military to help protect regional peace and security, a senior Chinese general told the visiting head of the southeast Asian country`s army.

Nov 23, 2017, 07:12 AM IST
Mobile game promoting Chinese Communist Party gets massive response

Mobile game promoting Chinese Communist Party gets massive response

The game was expected to get 100,000 downloads in the initial weeks. It has 6 million downloads and counting.

Nov 22, 2017, 21:02 PM IST

China probes former chief of internet regulator for suspected graft

The former head of China`s powerful internet regulator is under investigation for suspected corruption, the ruling Communist Party said, the latest senior official to be caught up in a sweeping campaign against graft.

Nov 22, 2017, 11:57 AM IST

New US sanctions on Chinese traders, North Korean ships

The United States has unveiled new sanctions targeting North Korean shipping and Chinese traders doing business with Pyongyang, again raising the pressure on the pariah state to abandon its nuclear programme.

Nov 22, 2017, 11:15 AM IST
China's growth miracle has run out of steam, says expert

China's growth miracle has run out of steam, says expert

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth must not be seen as an indicator of China's underlying economic performance, a Beijing-based economic theorist and financial strategist has said.

Nov 22, 2017, 09:48 AM IST

China moots economic corridor with Myanmar for easy access to Indian Ocean

China has proposed to build an economic corridor with Myanmar to enhance trade investments, which Chinese experts say would allow access to the Indian Ocean for the country.

Nov 21, 2017, 21:30 PM IST

Punjab: Ex-serviceman arrested with assualt rifle in Batala

The police on Tuesday arrested an ex- serviceman and his accomplice and seized arms and ammunitions, including an AK-47 assault rifle, in Batala here, an official said on Tuesday. 

Nov 21, 2017, 19:43 PM IST
China urges talks after US brands North Korea a terror sponsor

China urges talks after US brands North Korea a terror sponsor

China on Tuesday called for extra efforts to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis through talks after US President Donald Trump re-branded Pyongyang as a state sponsor of terrorism.

Nov 21, 2017, 18:30 PM IST
18 detained for China apartment fire that claimed 19 lives

18 detained for China apartment fire that claimed 19 lives

Chinese police have detained 18 people in connection with a fire in an apartment that claimed 19 lives.

Nov 21, 2017, 17:50 PM IST
Pakistan will be a 'priority' in neighbourhood diplomacy: China

Pakistan will be a 'priority' in neighbourhood diplomacy: China

China on Tuesday said Pakistan will be a "priority" in its neighbourhood diplomacy as the two countries are all-weather strategic partners and lend firm support to each other's core interests.

Nov 21, 2017, 16:14 PM IST
Secrets and wives: Gay Chinese hide behind `sham marriage`

Secrets and wives: Gay Chinese hide behind `sham marriage`

When Xiaoxiong and her lesbian lover wanted to hide their relationship from their parents, they decided to find men willing to marry them. They had a specific type in mind: Gay.

Nov 21, 2017, 08:57 AM IST
China, Pakistan, India won't use arsenals to bring on Second Nuclear Age in Asia

China, Pakistan, India won't use arsenals to bring on Second Nuclear Age in Asia

Workshops conducted in the capitals of China, Pakistan and India recently, have come to the optimistic conclusion that all three countries see themselves as stakeholders in the existing international order, and are committed to an open economic order and multilateral institutionalism.

Nov 21, 2017, 07:46 AM IST
Construction begins on 150-km Tanakpur-Pithoragarh stretch, will make it easier for armed forces to reach Indo-China border

Construction begins on 150-km Tanakpur-Pithoragarh stretch, will make it easier for armed forces to reach Indo-China border

The work on the all-weather road in Uttarakhand has begun with the construction of the 150-km Tanakpur-Pithoragarh stretch.

Nov 20, 2017, 23:56 PM IST
China angry over President in Arunachal, says India shouldn't 'complicate' border dispute

China angry over President in Arunachal, says India shouldn't 'complicate' border dispute

China routinely objects to any senior Indian officials' visit to Arunachal Pradesh.

Nov 20, 2017, 18:37 PM IST
China to soon have missiles that can hit targets anywhere in the world: Report

China to soon have missiles that can hit targets anywhere in the world: Report

China's next-generation ballistic missile Dongfeng-41 has a speed of more than Mach 10.

Nov 20, 2017, 17:47 PM IST
China dismisses Pak general's allegation of RAW sabotaging CPEC

China dismisses Pak general's allegation of RAW sabotaging CPEC

China on Monday dismissed a top Pakistani Army General's allegation that India has established a special intelligence cell to sabotage CPEC.

Nov 20, 2017, 16:21 PM IST
China proposed three-phase plan for Rohingya issue

China proposed three-phase plan for Rohingya issue

China has proposed a three-phase plan for resolving the Rohingya crisis, starting with a ceasefire, that has won the support of Myanmar and Bangladesh, the Foreign Ministry said.

Nov 20, 2017, 09:09 AM IST
Imagine 2 billion people together: Dalai Lama asks India, China to explore their potential

Imagine 2 billion people together: Dalai Lama asks India, China to explore their potential

The Dalai Lama has a new proposition for neighbour nations India and China. 

Nov 19, 2017, 13:24 PM IST

China to help resolve Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh

China has offered to help defuse the Rohingya crisis, Bangladesh said on Saturday, following meetings with Beijing's top diplomat that Dhaka hopes will apply pressure on Myanmar take back hundreds of thousands of refugees.

Nov 19, 2017, 00:13 AM IST