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Chinese Army transgressed into Indian territory thrice in August: Reports

Chinese Army transgressed into Indian territory thrice in August: Reports

According to the report, the People's Liberation Army (PLA) transgressed the Line of Actual Control (LAC) towards the central sector, Uttarakhand in Barahoti where the transgression was 4 km deep.

Sep 12, 2018, 10:02 AM IST
After snubbing India, Nepal gets closer to China, prepares for joint military exercise

After snubbing India, Nepal gets closer to China, prepares for joint military exercise

The joint military drill between Nepal and China – Sagarmatha Friendship-2 – is slated to be held in Sichuan Province from September 17.

Sep 11, 2018, 13:37 PM IST
Imran Khan-led Pakistan government likely to review CPEC, renegotiate trade deals with China

Imran Khan-led Pakistan government likely to review CPEC, renegotiate trade deals with China

Pakistan is currently reeling from a huge financial crisis.

Sep 11, 2018, 08:45 AM IST
Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma won't retire for now, will announce succession plan

Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma won't retire for now, will announce succession plan

Ma will announce the plan on his 54th birthday and the handover strategy will stretch over a significant period of time.

Sep 08, 2018, 23:04 PM IST
'US also a developing nation': Donald Trump aims to end subsidies to India, China

'US also a developing nation': Donald Trump aims to end subsidies to India, China

Donald Trump claims that the US is a developing nation too.

Sep 08, 2018, 21:23 PM IST
In setback for India, Nepal pulls out of BIMSTEC anti-terror drill to be held in Pune

In setback for India, Nepal pulls out of BIMSTEC anti-terror drill to be held in Pune

Nepal will not be participating in anti-terror drill to be held in Pune. The decision of withdrawal comes after India lost its monopoly over trade after China agreed to give sea and land ports to Nepal.

Sep 08, 2018, 19:59 PM IST
5.9-magnitude earthquake jolts China's Yunan province, 14 injured

5.9-magnitude earthquake jolts China's Yunan province, 14 injured

The 5.9-magnitude quake jolted China's southwest Yunnan province on Saturday

Sep 08, 2018, 18:15 PM IST
Donald Trump ups ante on China, threatens duties on nearly all its imports

Donald Trump ups ante on China, threatens duties on nearly all its imports

The moves would sharply escalate Trump`s trade war with Beijing over his demands for major changes in economic, trade and technology policy.

Sep 08, 2018, 17:24 PM IST
Indian monopoly ends as Nepal gets access to Chinese ports

Indian monopoly ends as Nepal gets access to Chinese ports

China on Friday agreed to allow Nepal to use four of its seaports and three land ports for third-country trade reducing the landlocked country's dependence on India to conduct international commerce.

Sep 07, 2018, 23:24 PM IST
An island country of 12,000 stands up to China, demands apology for envoy's 'bullying'

An island country of 12,000 stands up to China, demands apology for envoy's 'bullying'

Following protocol, Nauru's President Baron Waqa refused to let China's envoy speak before PM of Tuvalu at the  Pacific Islands Forum. He later described him as "very insolent" and a "bully".

Sep 06, 2018, 11:11 AM IST
China fudged GDP figures to supersede Japan, alleges Russian media

China fudged GDP figures to supersede Japan, alleges Russian media

China manipulated the GDP figures, and that's how, in 2010, it superseded Japan, the world's second-largest economy, commented the Russian media recently.

Sep 05, 2018, 09:30 AM IST
Pakistan PM Imran Khan calls for expanding bilateral cooperation with Japan

Pakistan PM Imran Khan calls for expanding bilateral cooperation with Japan

The Prime Minister's Office said in a statement that PM Imran Khan has extended invitation to Japanese PM Shinzo Abe to visit Pakistan.

Aug 31, 2018, 23:10 PM IST
China issues flood alert in India as water level rises in River Tsangpo

China issues flood alert in India as water level rises in River Tsangpo

Ering said the communication from China came following heavy rains in that country after which Tsangpo was in spate.

Aug 31, 2018, 07:03 AM IST
China: Pressures on ride-hailing company Didi Chuxing intensify after latest passenger killing

China: Pressures on ride-hailing company Didi Chuxing intensify after latest passenger killing

The incident, which follows a similar grisly killing by a Didi driver in May, triggered public and government backlash - and created an opening for rival services to chip away at Didi`s dominance in China, industry analysts say.

Aug 30, 2018, 11:22 AM IST
China's first combat-ready aircraft carrier starts final sea trials

China's first combat-ready aircraft carrier starts final sea trials

Type 001A was towed by tugboats out of the Dalian shipyard in northeast province of Liaoning on Sunday, just three months after its maiden sea voyage. 

Aug 28, 2018, 11:36 AM IST
China logs hottest national average summer temperature in 57 years: Report

China logs hottest national average summer temperature in 57 years: Report

China`s national average temperature hit 22 degrees Celsius (71.6 Fahrenheit) this summer, the highest since 1961, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Tuesday.

Aug 28, 2018, 06:25 AM IST
China hails first-time participation of India, Pakistan in SCO counter-terror drill

China hails first-time participation of India, Pakistan in SCO counter-terror drill

India and Pakistan are participating in the drill for the first time since becoming full members of the SCO in June 2017. 

Aug 27, 2018, 17:45 PM IST
China targets rumours, religion in updated party rules

China targets rumours, religion in updated party rules

Chinese President Xi Jinping has accrued more power than any of his immediate predecessors and has intensified efforts to ensure cadres are loyal, disciplined, upright and honest.

Aug 27, 2018, 11:07 AM IST
China protests to US after Donald Trump accuses Beijing of not helping in disarming North Korea

China protests to US after Donald Trump accuses Beijing of not helping in disarming North Korea

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang said Trump's allegation was not based on facts and was "irresponsible". "We are seriously concerned and have made solemn representations, (diplomatic protest) to the US side," Lu said.

Aug 25, 2018, 21:17 PM IST