One Belt One Road

India ‘open to suggestion’ on China’s OBOR if concerns are addressed

India ‘open to suggestion’ on China’s OBOR if concerns are addressed

India has said that it is open to any suggestion on OBOR if its sensitivities are taken into account.

Dec 15, 2017, 09:01 AM IST
CPEC trouble: Pakistan halts work on 3 road projects that China stopped funding

CPEC trouble: Pakistan halts work on 3 road projects that China stopped funding

Work on the road project will resume only after China hands over the money, a minister said.

Dec 12, 2017, 13:29 PM IST
China wants more control over CPEC, pushing Pakistan Army to take over: European think tank

China wants more control over CPEC, pushing Pakistan Army to take over: European think tank

Will Pakistan Army bow to Chinese pressure and take over? And will control stop with CPEC?

Dec 09, 2017, 19:47 PM IST
CPEC turns into challenge for China; entire One Belt One Road project could be at stake

CPEC turns into challenge for China; entire One Belt One Road project could be at stake

Any strains for CPEC are bound to have wide repercussions for China's attempts in other countries.

Dec 06, 2017, 20:34 PM IST
Roadblock in friendship? Pakistan 'stunned', as China stops funding for 3 CPEC projects, says report

Roadblock in friendship? Pakistan 'stunned', as China stops funding for 3 CPEC projects, says report

Was China's decision to stop funding for the three road projects retribution?

Dec 05, 2017, 16:23 PM IST
On One Belt One Road, US backs India, says it crosses 'disputed' territory

On One Belt One Road, US backs India, says it crosses 'disputed' territory

India skipped the Belt and Road Forum (BRF) in May this year due to its sovereignty concerns over the nearly USD 60 billion CPEC.

Oct 04, 2017, 07:25 AM IST
Nepal focused on increasing connectivity with China: Krishna Bahadur Mahara

Nepal focused on increasing connectivity with China: Krishna Bahadur Mahara

He also expressed belief that the office will contribute in strengthening bilateral ties and broaden relations in the economic sector, Nepal's foreign ministry said.

Sep 10, 2017, 20:07 PM IST
US will stay over 50 years in Afghanistan: Colonel Lawrence B Larry Wilkerson

US will stay over 50 years in Afghanistan: Colonel Lawrence B Larry Wilkerson

Tolo News quoted Wilkerson as saying in an interview that the United States might stay for over 50 years in Afghanistan, because according to its strategic location, Afghanistan is the only place from where the US can take action against Russia and China.

 

Aug 26, 2017, 17:38 PM IST

Ignoring OBOR, India and Japan forge ahead with joint connectivity project

India and Japan had begun a dialogue on Africa in 2010, a continent in which both have much stake. The main objective of the AAGC is to enhance growth and connectivity between Asia and Africa.

Jul 30, 2017, 12:32 PM IST
China's One Belt, One Road plan `will drive Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal towards bankruptcy`

China's One Belt, One Road plan `will drive Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal towards bankruptcy`

China is charging interest rates as high as 16 percent and above for funding made available for OBOR projects like the CPEC.

Jun 12, 2017, 14:55 PM IST
India skips China's OBOR summit in Beijing - Here's why

India skips China's OBOR summit in Beijing - Here's why

After making its displeasure clear over Chinese flagship project 'One Belt, One Road' (OBOR) citing that the project ignores core concerns on sovereignty and territorial integrity, New Delhi officially skipped the event honoring the project in Beijing.

May 14, 2017, 09:43 AM IST
India to boycott China's OBOR conference, says cannot accept CPEC that ignores territorial integrity

India to boycott China's OBOR conference, says cannot accept CPEC that ignores territorial integrity

The conference will start in Beijing on Sunday. 

May 13, 2017, 23:28 PM IST
'One Belt One Road' initiative poses serious strategic challenge to America, says top US expert

'One Belt One Road' initiative poses serious strategic challenge to America, says top US expert

"The US must take more seriously the strategic challenges posed by China's One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative," Ashley Tellis of Carnegie Endowment for International Peace told lawmakers.

Apr 27, 2017, 12:51 PM IST
China confirms deal for eight attack submarines with Pakistan; may be deployed in Arabian Sea

China confirms deal for eight attack submarines with Pakistan; may be deployed in Arabian Sea

China had on October 17, staunchly defended its all-weather ally saying that was against linking any country or religion with terror and had asked the world to acknowledge Pakistan's "great sacrifices".

Oct 20, 2016, 22:51 PM IST
China's mega Silk Road project hits road blocks on yuan depreciation

China's mega Silk Road project hits road blocks on yuan depreciation

The Silk Road plan initiated by Chinese President Xi Jinping involved a maze of roads including the revival of ancient Silk Road connecting China and Europe through Central Asia, Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar (BCIM), 21st Maritime Silk Road (MSR) and the USD 46 billion China, Pakistan Economic Corridor (CEPC) through the Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK).

May 08, 2016, 18:54 PM IST

Pak PM Sharif calls for resolving disputes at SCO summit

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday pitched for resolving outstanding disputes and mitigating differences among members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) as his country, along with India, was granted full membership of the grouping.

Jul 10, 2015, 21:52 PM IST