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Underperforming Chinese workers made to drink urine, eat bugs

Underperforming Chinese workers made to drink urine, eat bugs

The punishments were all publicly meted out in the presence of other staff, state media said, citing workers who had quit the company in the southwestern province of Guizhou. 

Nov 09, 2018, 09:37 AM IST
China 'bars' Pakistan from disclosing amount of financial aid given during Imran Khan's visit

China 'bars' Pakistan from disclosing amount of financial aid given during Imran Khan's visit

China has reportedly barred Pakistan from disclosing the amount of financial aid given during Prime Minister Imran Khan’s maiden official visit to the country.

Nov 09, 2018, 07:56 AM IST
China's secret military unit may target sensitive Indian defence installations, alerts intelligence agency

China's secret military unit may target sensitive Indian defence installations, alerts intelligence agency

As per the latest intelligence input on China's People's Liberation Army (PLA), Cyber Warfare activities have indicated that the secret PLA military unit Unit 61398 is responsible for cyber warfare.

Nov 08, 2018, 13:00 PM IST
China unveils advanced stealth UAV at air show

China unveils advanced stealth UAV at air show

Stealth combat UAV CH-7 is considered to be the most advanced home-grown drone by China till date.

Nov 06, 2018, 20:27 PM IST
Despite India's objection, Pakistan-China bus service flagged off from Lahore

Despite India's objection, Pakistan-China bus service flagged off from Lahore

The bus service between Pakistan and China started days after New Delhi termed it as “illegal and invalid”.

Nov 06, 2018, 17:31 PM IST
PTV makes 'begging' faux pas during Imran Khan's address in Beijing as Pakistan seeks Chinese aid

PTV makes 'begging' faux pas during Imran Khan's address in Beijing as Pakistan seeks Chinese aid

It was an embarrassing situation for Pakistan’s state-run PTV on Monday as the spelling of Beijing was wrongly written as “Begging”.

Nov 05, 2018, 21:11 PM IST
India, China among 8 countries 'temporarily allowed' to buy oil from Iran, says US

India, China among 8 countries 'temporarily allowed' to buy oil from Iran, says US

Pompeo vowed that the US will be "relentless" in pressuring Iran as he announced the list of the countries temporarily exempted from the US sanctions.

Nov 05, 2018, 20:12 PM IST
China backs Pakistan's 'quest for peace through dialogue' with India

China backs Pakistan's 'quest for peace through dialogue' with India

The ties between India and Pakistan had strained after the terror attacks by Pakistan-based groups in 2016 and India's surgical strikes inside Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

Nov 04, 2018, 19:07 PM IST
At least 15 killed in 31-vehicle pile-up on Chinese highway in Gansu province

At least 15 killed in 31-vehicle pile-up on Chinese highway in Gansu province

The pile-up occurred on Saturday after a heavy truck lost control and crashed into a line of vehicles waiting at a toll station.

Nov 04, 2018, 11:34 AM IST
China says more talks needed on economic aid for Pakistan

China says more talks needed on economic aid for Pakistan

Pakistan's foreign reserves have plunged 42 percent since the start of the year and now stand at about $8 billion, or less than two months of import cover.

Nov 03, 2018, 13:33 PM IST
Imran Khan calls Xi Jinping a 'role model' as China promises $6 billion aid to Pakistan

Imran Khan calls Xi Jinping a 'role model' as China promises $6 billion aid to Pakistan

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, who is on his maiden official visit to China after assuming power, on Friday met Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing.

Nov 02, 2018, 18:16 PM IST
Imran Khan arrives in China on maiden visit for talks on CPEC, IMF bailout

Imran Khan arrives in China on maiden visit for talks on CPEC, IMF bailout

Imran Khan is looking for financial help from China despite approaching IMF for a bailout package for its crumbling economy.

Nov 02, 2018, 10:14 AM IST
China again alerts India for flood-like situation in Brahmaputra

China again alerts India for flood-like situation in Brahmaputra

The river was blocked and a barrier lake was formed again

Oct 31, 2018, 23:07 PM IST
India cautious after appointment of pro-China PM Mahinda Rajapaksa in Sri Lanka

India cautious after appointment of pro-China PM Mahinda Rajapaksa in Sri Lanka

The tear-shaped island nation has become an arena of tussle between New Delhi and Beijing.

Oct 30, 2018, 09:49 AM IST
Two Chinese helicopters transgress Indian airspace for 10 minutes: Sources

Two Chinese helicopters transgress Indian airspace for 10 minutes: Sources

Three days before Pakistani chopper violated the Indian airspace in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector, two Chinese helicopters crossed the Line of Actual Control (LAC) near Ladakh's Trig height on September 27, sources said.

Oct 25, 2018, 10:18 AM IST
Chinese President Xi Jinping opens world's longest sea-crossing bridge

Chinese President Xi Jinping opens world's longest sea-crossing bridge

55-kilometre bridge links Hong Kong's Lantau island to Zhuhai and the gambling enclave of Macau.

Oct 23, 2018, 08:52 AM IST
China's top Macau representative Zheng Xiaosong dead after falling from his building

China's top Macau representative Zheng Xiaosong dead after falling from his building

The statement did not elaborate further on the circumstances of his death.

Oct 21, 2018, 17:12 PM IST
22 miners trapped in China coal mine accident

22 miners trapped in China coal mine accident

In August, 13 miners were killed in a mine explosion in southern China.

Oct 21, 2018, 11:46 AM IST
NDRF deployed in Assam, Arunachal after sudden flood warning

NDRF deployed in Assam, Arunachal after sudden flood warning

The NDRF will move to the districts as and when required.

Oct 20, 2018, 17:45 PM IST
Tibet artificial lake: China sharing information, all precautionary measures taken in Siang belt, says Kiren Rijiju

Tibet artificial lake: China sharing information, all precautionary measures taken in Siang belt, says Kiren Rijiju

"Chinese govt is sharing information with Indian authorities and Indian authorities have shared information with district administration in Siang belt," said Rijiju.

Oct 20, 2018, 15:29 PM IST