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China to deliver world's largest amphibious aircraft by 2022: Agency

China to deliver world's largest amphibious aircraft by 2022: Agency

China developed the AG600 as part of a drive to modernise its military, amid a more muscular approach to territorial disputes in places like the South China Sea that has rattled nerves in the Asia-Pacific region and the United States.

May 14, 2018, 10:41 AM IST
In concession, Trump will help China's ZTE 'get back into business'

In concession, Trump will help China's ZTE 'get back into business'

US President Donald Trump pledged on Sunday to help ZTE Corp "get back into business, fast" after a U.S. ban crippled the Chinese technology company, offering a job-saving concession to Beijing ahead of high-stakes trade talks this week.

May 14, 2018, 08:53 AM IST
Will help China's ZTE 'get back into business', says US President Donald Trump

Will help China's ZTE 'get back into business', says US President Donald Trump

US President said in a tweet on Sunday that he has asked the Commerce Department to help Chinese technology company ZTE Corp.

May 13, 2018, 23:49 PM IST
China's first indigenously built aircraft carrier leaves for sea trials

China's first indigenously built aircraft carrier leaves for sea trials

China launched the second aircraft carrier in April 2017 after it commissioned the first carrier, the Liaoning, a refitted Soviet Union-made vessel, in 2012.

May 13, 2018, 07:03 AM IST
Chinese stealth fighter J-20 begins combat training

Chinese stealth fighter J-20 begins combat training

The J-20 stealth fighters "will help the air force better fulfill its sacred duty of safeguarding China's sovereignty, security and territorial integrity," PLAAF spokesperson and Senior Colonel Shen Jinke was quoted as saying by Xinhua.

May 11, 2018, 14:17 PM IST
Will meet 'friend' Xi Jinping, discuss trade, North Korea, tweets Donald Trump ahead of summit

Will meet 'friend' Xi Jinping, discuss trade, North Korea, tweets Donald Trump ahead of summit

The meeting took place in China's Dalian.

May 08, 2018, 17:43 PM IST
China releases new badge, brassard for personnel serving on its Djibouti naval base

China releases new badge, brassard for personnel serving on its Djibouti naval base

The new showpieces are to be worn by all Chinese personnel deployed to the Djibouti base.

May 08, 2018, 11:04 AM IST
Orwellian nonsense: US warns China, says stop threatening American citizens

Orwellian nonsense: US warns China, says stop threatening American citizens

The United States strongly objects to China's attempts to compel private firms to use specific language of a political nature, says America.

May 06, 2018, 06:09 AM IST
US accuses China of attacking its pilots with laser beams in Djibouti, Beijing denies

US accuses China of attacking its pilots with laser beams in Djibouti, Beijing denies

The US has accused China of targeting its pilots with high-grade laser beams in Djibouti - a charge rejected by Beijing.

May 04, 2018, 19:38 PM IST
China installs cruise missiles on South China Sea outposts: Reports

China installs cruise missiles on South China Sea outposts: Reports

CNBC quoted unnamed sources as saying that according to U.S. intelligence assessments, the missiles were moved to Fiery Cross Reef, Subi Reef and Mischief Reef within the past 30 days.

May 03, 2018, 22:44 PM IST
343 km, minus 35 degrees: China set to open its longest high-speed railway line

343 km, minus 35 degrees: China set to open its longest high-speed railway line

Testing has begun on the track, which will cut travel time on the route from 360 minutes to 110 minutes.

May 03, 2018, 08:26 AM IST
Willing to break 'new ground' in Sino-India ties, says China on PM Narendra Modi-Xi Jinping meet in Wuhan

Willing to break 'new ground' in Sino-India ties, says China on PM Narendra Modi-Xi Jinping meet in Wuhan

In a fresh statement, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said that PM Modi-Xi Jinping meet in Wuhan had opened up new ground for bilateral relations.'

May 02, 2018, 19:32 PM IST
China leads India in military spending, but New Delhi's nuclear triad lethal and deadly

China leads India in military spending, but New Delhi's nuclear triad lethal and deadly

India is estimated to have between 100 and 120 nuclear devices while China has almost 250 nukes and Pakistan is also ahead with around 130 bombs. But since the 1980s, India has developed a series of weapons. 

May 02, 2018, 14:24 PM IST
Prajnesh Gunneswaran leaps to career-best 176

Prajnesh Gunneswaran leaps to career-best 176

Making a huge jump, India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran on Monday leapfrogged 84 places to a career-best singles rank of 176, following his maiden title-triumph on the ATP Challenger circuit.

Apr 30, 2018, 18:25 PM IST
No fundamental difference on 'inter-connectivity' issue, we'll not push India on Belt and Road Initiative: China

No fundamental difference on 'inter-connectivity' issue, we'll not push India on Belt and Road Initiative: China

China on Saturday said Beijing will "not be too hard" with New Delhi on the issue of the Belt and Road Initiative.

Apr 28, 2018, 19:27 PM IST
Saina Nehwal loses in Asia Championship semifinals

Saina Nehwal loses in Asia Championship semifinals

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Saina Nehwal and world no 10 HS Prannoy settled for bronze medals after losing their respective women's and men's singles semifinals in the Asia Badminton Championship on Saturday.

Apr 28, 2018, 19:05 PM IST
Chinese President Xi Jinping fond of Indian films: Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale

Chinese President Xi Jinping fond of Indian films: Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale

There have been reports that Indian government may appoint Bollywood star Aamir Khan as brand ambassador to China to boost trade between the two countries. 

Apr 28, 2018, 15:03 PM IST
1-on-1 talks, boat ride and lunch: PM Narendra Modi's schedule with China's Xi Jinping on Day 2 of informal summit

1-on-1 talks, boat ride and lunch: PM Narendra Modi's schedule with China's Xi Jinping on Day 2 of informal summit

PM Modi and Xi will begin their day with a walk around the East Lake and then go for a ride in a double-decker boat and end their first-ever informal summit with a one-on-one lunch.

Apr 28, 2018, 00:18 AM IST
Saina Nehwal sails to semis; PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth sink at China Asia badminton championship

Saina Nehwal sails to semis; PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth sink at China Asia badminton championship

Two-time Commonwealth Games gold medallist Saina Nehwal continued her impressive run, progressing into the women's singles semi-finals with a straight-game win over unseeded Korean Lee Jang Mi at the Asia Badminton Championship on Friday.

Apr 27, 2018, 18:34 PM IST
Know about PM Narendra Modi's China tour plan

Know about PM Narendra Modi's China tour plan

The details of the informal summit were not disclosed but officials said it included walks by the two leaders in the East Lake where they will have a boat ride and take walks just accompanied by their translators.

Apr 27, 2018, 15:02 PM IST

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