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Qingdao Summit to herald new beginning for India-SCO cooperation: PM Modi

Qingdao Summit to herald new beginning for India-SCO cooperation: PM Modi

PM Modi said on Friday that the Qingdao Summit will herald a new beginning for India's engagement with the Eurasian bloc.

Jun 08, 2018, 22:54 PM IST
Qingdao SCO Summit: PM Narendra Modi to meet China's Xi Jinping; combating terror top priority

Qingdao SCO Summit: PM Narendra Modi to meet China's Xi Jinping; combating terror top priority

PM Modi is due to meet Chinese President Xi in  Qingdao during the SCO Summit on Saturday.

Jun 08, 2018, 21:07 PM IST
Chinese fighter jet may escort Kim Jong-un for meet with Donald Trump

Chinese fighter jet may escort Kim Jong-un for meet with Donald Trump

Singapore is over 4,000 kilometres away from Pyongyang. The only known overseas trip Kim has made since taking power was to China earlier this year - in a heavily-armoured train.

Jun 08, 2018, 11:04 AM IST
China hosts summit with Russia, Iran as nuclear deal wobbles

China hosts summit with Russia, Iran as nuclear deal wobbles

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani is attending this year -- just the second time an Iranian leader has participated.

Jun 07, 2018, 10:19 AM IST
More in common between India and China, will work out differences: Envoy Gautam Bambawale

More in common between India and China, will work out differences: Envoy Gautam Bambawale

Sino-Indian ties were hit hard in 2017 during and after an over two-month military stand-off near their borders with Bhutan. The relations have been on an upswing since December 2017.

Jun 06, 2018, 16:17 PM IST
China approves first homemade anti-HIV drug Albuvirtide, likely to be a boon to thousands of patients

China approves first homemade anti-HIV drug Albuvirtide, likely to be a boon to thousands of patients

Albuvirtide is injected once a week and is secure, a staff from the Nanjing-based Frontier Biotechnologies Inc, surnamed Zhu, told Global Times.

Jun 06, 2018, 15:59 PM IST
To avoid China's debt trap, Malaysia to re-examine projects under Belt and Road Initiative

To avoid China's debt trap, Malaysia to re-examine projects under Belt and Road Initiative

Malaysia's PM Mahatir Mohamad has said many countries have taken China's easy loans without thinking of how they will repay them.

Jun 06, 2018, 15:16 PM IST
China says not scared after reported US bomber trip over South China Sea

China says not scared after reported US bomber trip over South China Sea

Two aircraft reportedly flew within the vicinity of the Spratly Islands, where China has reclaimed land and built runways and other facilities on disputed reefs and small islands.

Jun 06, 2018, 15:08 PM IST
China successfully launches new satellite to provide weather data to BRI countries

China successfully launches new satellite to provide weather data to BRI countries

The massive Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) seeks to build rail, maritime and road links from Asia to Europe and Africa in a revival of ancient Silk Road trading routes.

Jun 06, 2018, 12:06 PM IST
Australia criticises China pressure for Qantas to change website on Taiwan

Australia criticises China pressure for Qantas to change website on Taiwan

China has put pressure on international airline companies to not refer to Taiwan as a sovereign country. 

Jun 05, 2018, 13:57 PM IST
Man carries sedan car on a tiny three-wheeler in China - Video goes viral

Man carries sedan car on a tiny three-wheeler in China - Video goes viral

It looked dangerous and could have proved fatal not just for the one who was driving but others on the street.

 

Jun 05, 2018, 07:18 AM IST
Combating terrorism to be focus of SCO summit in China, PM Narendra Modi to attend

Combating terrorism to be focus of SCO summit in China, PM Narendra Modi to attend

India has been raising the issue of Pakistan-sponsored terrorism in various multilateral forums with an aim to build pressure on Islamabad to dismantle the terror infrastructure operating from that country.

Jun 04, 2018, 21:37 PM IST
China praises PM Modi for his remark on New Delhi-Beijing bonhomie

China praises PM Modi for his remark on New Delhi-Beijing bonhomie

PM Modi had said in Singapore that both India and China have displayed "maturity and wisdom" in managing issues and ensuring a peaceful border, adding cooperation between the world's two populous countries was expanding.

Jun 04, 2018, 14:49 PM IST
U.S. commerce secretary says China meetings friendly, frank

U.S. commerce secretary says China meetings friendly, frank

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Sunday that his meetings in China have been friendly and frank.

Jun 03, 2018, 09:05 AM IST
 Free trade talks between China and Sri Lanka hit big hurdles

Free trade talks between China and Sri Lanka hit big hurdles

Talks between China and Sri Lanka for a free trade agreement have hit major hurdles, mainly because Beijing will not agree to Colombo`s demand for a review of the deal after 10 years, Sri Lanka`s top negotiator said.

Jun 01, 2018, 15:14 PM IST
IAF Su-30 MKIs to get indigenous infrared tracking system to locate Chinese J-20 jets

IAF Su-30 MKIs to get indigenous infrared tracking system to locate Chinese J-20 jets

The IAF Sukhoi Su-30 MKI will be able to locate any plane with stealth characteristics after it is equipped with the IRST, which can detect and track fighter jets, helicopters and missiles which emit infrared radiation.

May 30, 2018, 10:14 AM IST
China remains 'very' troubling country on religious freedom: US

China remains 'very' troubling country on religious freedom: US

Observing that Tibetan Buddhists continue to be in a very difficult situation, a top American diplomat today said that China remains a "very troubling" country on religious freedom.

May 30, 2018, 07:57 AM IST
India, China agree to start talks on bilateral social security agreement aimed at protecting Indian workers abroad

India, China agree to start talks on bilateral social security agreement aimed at protecting Indian workers abroad

India and China have carried out detailed and extensive discussions on the next steps which would make up the formal negotiation phase on the social security agreement that is expected to begin in 2019.

May 29, 2018, 17:33 PM IST
S-400 Triumf: All about the Russian missiles India is eyeing to neutralise Pakistani, Chinese aerial threats

S-400 Triumf: All about the Russian missiles India is eyeing to neutralise Pakistani, Chinese aerial threats

The highly mobile, ground-based S-400 Triumf can detect, track and shoot down multiple targets including cruise missiles, ballistic missiles, aircraft, drones, UAVs.

May 29, 2018, 12:16 PM IST
China not allowing us to take holy dip in Mansarovar lake, allege Indian pilgrims

China not allowing us to take holy dip in Mansarovar lake, allege Indian pilgrims

This comes less than a month after a stand-off between India and China over access through Nathu La pass for the yatra.

May 28, 2018, 14:57 PM IST

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