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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
 Donald Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs

Donald Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs

Donald Trump has long vowed to fulfill his campaign pledge to clamp down on what he considers unfair Chinese trading practices.

Jun 15, 2018, 09:38 AM IST
India discusses 'Oil Buyers Club' with China; seeks US crude to counter OPEC

India discusses 'Oil Buyers Club' with China; seeks US crude to counter OPEC

Production cuts by OPEC have led to international oil prices hitting a four year high last month that forced a Rs 3.8 per litre hike in petrol and Rs 3.38 a litre increase in diesel prices.

Jun 13, 2018, 18:02 PM IST
Dalai Lama suffering from prostate cancer? Spokesperson quashes rumours, says 'Tibetan leader is fine'

Dalai Lama suffering from prostate cancer? Spokesperson quashes rumours, says 'Tibetan leader is fine'

 Sonam Dagpo, the spokesperson of the Central Tibetan Administration, has said that The Dalai Lama is in best of health.

Jun 13, 2018, 07:38 AM IST
In US-North Korea bonhomie, Chinese scholars underline Beijing's guiding hand

In US-North Korea bonhomie, Chinese scholars underline Beijing's guiding hand

That North Korea considers itself close to China is widely known. That China uses North Korea as a bargaining chip in international diplomatic circles is widely suspected. 

Jun 13, 2018, 07:34 AM IST
Donald Trump-Kim Jong Un summit pleases China

Donald Trump-Kim Jong Un summit pleases China

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pledged on Tuesday to work toward complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula and signed a 'comprehensive' document at a landmark summit in Singapore. 

Jun 12, 2018, 22:16 PM IST
Caught on camera: Power bank explodes inside man's bag, scares passengers in bus

Caught on camera: Power bank explodes inside man's bag, scares passengers in bus

The entire incident, which took place at Guangzhou in China's Guangdong province, was caught on a CCTV camera.

Jun 12, 2018, 15:39 PM IST
SCO summit: India refuses to endorse China's Belt and Road initiative

SCO summit: India refuses to endorse China's Belt and Road initiative

A declaration issued at the end of the two-day summit of the SCO on Sunday said Russia, Pakistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan are 'reaffirming their support for the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)" of China.

Jun 10, 2018, 17:55 PM IST
Akshay Kumar's Toilet: Ek Prem Katha registers massive 51% growth at Chinese Box Office

Akshay Kumar's Toilet: Ek Prem Katha registers massive 51% growth at Chinese Box Office

'Toilet Ek Prem Katha' is the first Akshay-starrer and the fifth Bollywood film, 'Secret Superstar', 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan', 'Hindi Medium' and 'Baahubali 2' to release in China.

 

 

Jun 10, 2018, 14:44 PM IST
Xi Jinping sets Indo-China bilateral trade target at 100 billion dollars

Xi Jinping sets Indo-China bilateral trade target at 100 billion dollars

The foreign secretary said China would also take steps to boost the trade with India in the pharmaceutical sector.

Jun 10, 2018, 12:43 PM IST
After a year's hiatus, China resumes sharing Brahmaputra and Sutlej river data with India

After a year's hiatus, China resumes sharing Brahmaputra and Sutlej river data with India

Last year, China stopped the exercise citing that the hydrological gathering sites were washed away due to floods. It also coincided with the 73-day Doklam stand-off that took place during the peak monsoon period.

Jun 10, 2018, 11:54 AM IST
In Qingdao, China's Xi Jinping greets PM Narendra Modi with a handshake and smile ahead of SCO Summit

In Qingdao, China's Xi Jinping greets PM Narendra Modi with a handshake and smile ahead of SCO Summit

PM Modi was given a rousing welcome by Chinese President Xi Jinping in Qingdao ahead of the annual Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit.

Jun 09, 2018, 17:11 PM IST
Vladimir Putin welcomes teams and supporters to FIFA World Cup

Vladimir Putin welcomes teams and supporters to FIFA World Cup

President Vladimir Putin welcomed football teams and fans from across the world to the World Cup, which begins in Russia next week, assuring that every effort had been "to ensure that all of our guests... Feel at home".

Jun 09, 2018, 10:01 AM IST
China hackers steal cache of US Navy data: Report

China hackers steal cache of US Navy data: Report

The data was reportedly stolen by Chinese hackers by breaching into the computers of a contractor.

Jun 09, 2018, 09:16 AM IST
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

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