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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
Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli begins 6-day China tour

Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli begins 6-day China tour

China and Nepal will reach an understanding to undertake a survey and prepare a detailed project report of a Trans-Himalayan economic corridor.
 

Jun 19, 2018, 12:28 PM IST
Hush-hush meet: North Korea's Kim Jong-Un lands in Beijing for two-day visit, reports Chinese media

Hush-hush meet: North Korea's Kim Jong-Un lands in Beijing for two-day visit, reports Chinese media

While the exact nature of the trip is unknown, sources claim that the North Korean leader is seeking relief from economic sanctions in return for his pledge of denuclearisation.

Jun 19, 2018, 08:40 AM IST
India-Pakistan relations are bilateral in nature, no scope for involvement of third country: MEA tells China

India-Pakistan relations are bilateral in nature, no scope for involvement of third country: MEA tells China

Batting for a trilateral cooperation between India, China and Pakistan, Chinese envoy Luo Zhaohui had said that it could 'in the future' help resolve bilateral issues between New Delhi and Islamabad.

Jun 18, 2018, 23:08 PM IST
China says can't afford another Doklam, bats for joint summit with India and Pakistan

China says can't afford another Doklam, bats for joint summit with India and Pakistan

Indian and Chinese troops were involved in a 73-day stand-off at the Doklam tri-junction of India, Bhutan and China between June to August 2017. 

Jun 18, 2018, 16:28 PM IST
India-China friendship treaty, free trade agreement on China's wish list: Chinese Ambassador Luo Zhaohui

India-China friendship treaty, free trade agreement on China's wish list: Chinese Ambassador Luo Zhaohui

Chinese Ambassador Luo Zhaohui's tone reflected the positive mood that the Chinese have taken on India after the Modi-Xi informal summit in Wuhan.

Jun 18, 2018, 15:07 PM IST
Albert Einstein's travel diaries reveal racially offensive views

Albert Einstein's travel diaries reveal racially offensive views

"Chinese don't sit on benches while eating but squat like Europeans do when they relieve themselves out in the leafy woods. All this occurs quietly and demurely.

Jun 17, 2018, 15:21 PM IST
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un sends birthday wishes to Chinese President Xi Jinping

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un sends birthday wishes to Chinese President Xi Jinping

Relations between the two neighboring countries began to worsen after Kim in 2013 executed his uncle, Jang Song-thaek, the then number two of the regime and who had close ties with Beijing and pushed ahead with country`s third nuclear test that same year.

Jun 16, 2018, 11:15 AM IST
US President Donald Trump approves tariffs on USD 50 billion worth of Chinese goods, Beijing vows to retaliate

US President Donald Trump approves tariffs on USD 50 billion worth of Chinese goods, Beijing vows to retaliate

Trump has decided to leavy new taxes even after he received flak for imposing penalties in the G7 meeting last weekend attended by Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United Kingdom

Jun 15, 2018, 16:41 PM IST

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