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China sets up unmanned weather station in Tibet for help in 'live-fire conflict' with India

China sets up unmanned weather station in Tibet for help in 'live-fire conflict' with India

This unmanned automatic weather observation station has been set up in Yumai township, in Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region near the Indian border. 

Jul 18, 2018, 11:46 AM IST
China building 8 submarines for Pakistan to counter Indian Navy

China building 8 submarines for Pakistan to counter Indian Navy

As of now, India has 16 submarines while Pakistan has 10. 

Jul 16, 2018, 14:55 PM IST
Donald Trump says 'might' ask Vladimir Putin to extradite accused Russian hackers

Donald Trump says 'might' ask Vladimir Putin to extradite accused Russian hackers

Donald Trump has said he may ask Vladimir Putin during their upcoming summit meeting to extradite to the US 12 Russian intelligence officers accused of attempting to interfere with the 2016 presidential election.

Jul 15, 2018, 19:23 PM IST
With US trade under a cloud, China to give swift approvals to Indian drugs

With US trade under a cloud, China to give swift approvals to Indian drugs

Indian firms are looking to fill gaps in Chinese demand for generic drugs, software, sugar and some varieties of rice.

Jul 12, 2018, 11:59 AM IST
China launches two remote sensing satellites for Pakistan

China launches two remote sensing satellites for Pakistan

56 am, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

Jul 09, 2018, 14:50 PM IST
How Africa has become a major buyer of Chinese weapons

How Africa has become a major buyer of Chinese weapons

Most security analysts agree that the quality of weapons being manufactured in China has improved vastly and that several African countries are seeking them because they are priced well.

Jul 08, 2018, 17:41 PM IST
China's 'peace disease': Chinese Army's own newspaper raises doubts over military capabilities

China's 'peace disease': Chinese Army's own newspaper raises doubts over military capabilities

Military analysts have for decades called the Chinese military a 'paper tiger'. The Chinese Army, seemingly, has finally agreed.

Jul 07, 2018, 09:05 AM IST
China lodges tariff case at WTO against the US

China lodges tariff case at WTO against the US

China has lodged a case against the United States over slapping import duties to the World Trade Organisation (WTO), its commerce ministry said on Friday.

Jul 06, 2018, 18:54 PM IST
China lodges tariff case at WTO against the US

China lodges tariff case at WTO against the US

China has lodged a case against the United States over slapping import duties to the World Trade Organisation (WTO), its commerce ministry said on Friday.

Jul 06, 2018, 18:54 PM IST
The fallout in commodities from the US-China Trade war: What's at stake

The fallout in commodities from the US-China Trade war: What's at stake

The US and China have also issued a second batch of proposed duties on $16 billion of each other`s goods.

Jul 06, 2018, 17:13 PM IST
US has started biggest trade war in history: China

US has started biggest trade war in history: China

The trade dispute between the world`s top two economies had rattled markets and prompted warnings from companies of damage to their bottom lines and higher prices for consumers.

Jul 06, 2018, 10:51 AM IST
Taiwan becomes Chinese Taipei for Air India, China welcomes move

Taiwan becomes Chinese Taipei for Air India, China welcomes move

 Air India's spokesperson said it followed the procedure as advised by the Ministry of External Affairs in updating its website with respect to changing name of Taiwan.

Jul 05, 2018, 18:20 PM IST
US withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal benefits no one: Rouhani

US withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal benefits no one: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who`s on a visit here on Wednesday, said that no one will get benefits from US withdrawal from the nuclear deal.

Jul 05, 2018, 07:19 AM IST
To 'win the battle for blue skies', China releases 3-year plan to fight pollution

To 'win the battle for blue skies', China releases 3-year plan to fight pollution

The bulk of the efforts will focus on cities along the Yellow River system in central and east China.

Jul 04, 2018, 12:34 PM IST
Shocker: Chinese teen about to kill herself encouraged by onlookers, sparks online rage

Shocker: Chinese teen about to kill herself encouraged by onlookers, sparks online rage

Chinese social media users criticised the onlookers for their apathy and lack of empathy with the troubled teenager.

Jun 26, 2018, 13:03 PM IST
China blocks HBO over John Oliver's video on Xi Jinping and Winnie the Pooh

China blocks HBO over John Oliver's video on Xi Jinping and Winnie the Pooh

The Chinese President apparently hates being compared to Winnie the Pooh. And Oliver wouldn't stop doing it.

Jun 26, 2018, 11:07 AM IST
Great Firewall of China cracks: Full Facebook, Twitter access for foreigners at planned Hainan tourist hub

Great Firewall of China cracks: Full Facebook, Twitter access for foreigners at planned Hainan tourist hub

The announcement has sparked outrage on Chinese social media, reports said.

Jun 26, 2018, 09:52 AM IST
150 million years old turtle fossil discovered in China

150 million years old turtle fossil discovered in China

The fossil will be displayed at the geological museum of Qijiang.

Jun 23, 2018, 17:01 PM IST
Crippled by lack of talent, China to set up nuclear university

Crippled by lack of talent, China to set up nuclear university

China is unlikely to reach its nuclear power expansion targets by 2020.

Jun 20, 2018, 12:31 PM IST
Pakistan has more nuclear warheads than India, both countries expanding their stockpiles: Report

Pakistan has more nuclear warheads than India, both countries expanding their stockpiles: Report

A Swedish think-tank has said that the US, Russia, Britain, France, China, India, Pakistan, Israel and North Korea had 14,465 nuclear warheads at the beginning of 2018, of which 3,750 were actually deployed.

 

Jun 19, 2018, 22:18 PM IST

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