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China urges India to abide by 'historic boundary treaty', face facts

China urges India to abide by 'historic boundary treaty', face facts

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had on Saturday visited the Nathu La area on the Sino-Indian border.

Oct 08, 2017, 19:47 PM IST
Doklam issue got resolved because India is a world power: Rajnath Singh

Doklam issue got resolved because India is a world power: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister said that had India remained a weak country, the Doklam standoff won't have had a resolution.

Oct 08, 2017, 15:40 PM IST
Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa's new message: IAF ready to strike at short notice

Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa's new message: IAF ready to strike at short notice

The IAF is celebrating the 85th anniversary at Hindon Air Force base in Uttar Pradesh`s Ghaziabad district on Sunday.

Oct 08, 2017, 10:11 AM IST
Chinese watchdog says 1.34 million officials punished for graft since 2013

Chinese watchdog says 1.34 million officials punished for graft since 2013

Those punished for graft since 2013 include 648,000 village-level officials and most crimes were related to small scale corruption, said the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI).

Oct 08, 2017, 10:00 AM IST
Pak rejects US statement, says CPEC is a development and connectivity project

Pak rejects US statement, says CPEC is a development and connectivity project

Pakistan on Saturday said that the USD 50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project is for development and it aims at the betterment of the people in the region.

Oct 07, 2017, 23:39 PM IST
Hypersonic missiles developed by China can spark war, warn experts

Hypersonic missiles developed by China can spark war, warn experts

Unlike the traditional ballistic missiles, a hypersonic missile can travel at Mach 5 or higher and also has the ability to manoeuvre.

Oct 07, 2017, 12:17 PM IST
China has not violated Doklam disengagement pact: MEA

China has not violated Doklam disengagement pact: MEA

Indian and Chinese troops were locked in a major standoff over a road construction by China's People's Liberation Army in Doklam. 

Oct 07, 2017, 08:29 AM IST
China justifies its stand, says Doklam belongs to us

China justifies its stand, says Doklam belongs to us

Over a month after the Doklam border stand-off with China was resolved diplomatically, the neighbouring country on Friday defended the presence of its troops in the tri-junction claiming that the area always belonged to them.

Oct 06, 2017, 23:59 PM IST
'Once done with chest thumping, explain what's China doing in Doklam', Rahul asks PM

'Once done with chest thumping, explain what's China doing in Doklam', Rahul asks PM

Rahul Gandhi on Friday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi over China expanding its base in Doklam.

Oct 06, 2017, 17:07 PM IST
China amasses troops near Doklam, widens road

China amasses troops near Doklam, widens road

The widening of the road is reportedly being carried out just 12 km away from the conflict area.

Oct 06, 2017, 07:11 AM IST
IAF chief says India has power to strike Pakistan nukes, Islamabad says 'expect no restraint'

IAF chief says India has power to strike Pakistan nukes, Islamabad says 'expect no restraint'

Indian Air Force chief Marshal BS Dhanoa’s statement on the force's capability evoked sharp reactions from Pakistan on Thursday. After Dhanoa's response to a question on Pakistan's nuclear arsenal, the neighbour warned that any move by India would result in loss of its restraint.

Oct 05, 2017, 23:47 PM IST
China issues new travel advisory for India

China issues new travel advisory for India

China has issued another travel advisory to its citizens in India, asking them not to take photographs of border areas and military installations.

Oct 05, 2017, 23:07 PM IST
Pakistan warns India against surgical strikes on its soil

Pakistan warns India against surgical strikes on its soil

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif on Thursday warned India against carrying out a surgical strike or targeting its nuclear installations, saying if that happens nobody should expect restraint from his country.

Oct 05, 2017, 23:01 PM IST

After 100 hrs, nine workers rescued from collapsed Chinese tunnel

All nine workers who remained trapped for about 100 hours in a collapsed expressway tunnel in north China have been rescued, officials said.

Oct 05, 2017, 16:44 PM IST

China documentary depicts powerful military ahead of CPC meet

A documentary being aired on Chinese media showcases the achievements of sweeping military reforms carried out by President Xi Jinping in the last five years to build a strong army in order to expand China's global influence.

Oct 04, 2017, 17:27 PM IST
China diverts 10 billion cubic metres of water to drought-prone north in massive project

China diverts 10 billion cubic metres of water to drought-prone north in massive project

China has transferred 10 billion cubic meters of fresh water from the country`s south to its drought-prone north in the few years since a massive water diversion project came onstream, authorities said on Tuesday. 

Oct 04, 2017, 08:24 AM IST
On One Belt One Road, US backs India, says it crosses 'disputed' territory

On One Belt One Road, US backs India, says it crosses 'disputed' territory

India skipped the Belt and Road Forum (BRF) in May this year due to its sovereignty concerns over the nearly USD 60 billion CPEC.

Oct 04, 2017, 07:25 AM IST
1,000-year-old bowl from China`s Song Dynasty sold for $37.7 million: Auction house Sotheby`s

1,000-year-old bowl from China`s Song Dynasty sold for $37.7 million: Auction house Sotheby`s

A 1,000-year-old bowl from China`s Song Dynasty sold at auction for $37.7 million on Tuesday, breaking the record for Chinese porcelain, auction house Sotheby`s said.

Oct 03, 2017, 10:36 AM IST
US weapons won't give New Delhi an edge over Beijing: Chinese media

US weapons won't give New Delhi an edge over Beijing: Chinese media

The US is trying to “tie New Delhi to its chariot”, but it cannot bring about “India's rise or act as a viable bargaining chip,” the Global Times said. 

Oct 02, 2017, 23:15 PM IST

Mahatma Gandhi's 148 birth anniversary commemorated in China

The statue of Gandhi carved by China's acclaimed sculptor and artist Yuan Xikun was installed in Chaoyang Park 2005.

Oct 02, 2017, 12:51 PM IST