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Fugitive Zakir Naik banned from giving speech anywhere in Malaysia

Ban on fugitive Zakir Naik from giving speech anywhere in Malaysia. Zakir has been accused of hurting the sentiments of Hindus and people of China.

Aug 20, 2019, 10:02 AM IST

Article 370 nullification was India finding its Arjuna spirit over Jammu and Kashmir

India has been in a state of dejection and self-denial over Kashmir since Independence.

Aug 19, 2019, 17:06 PM IST

Donald Trump defends China policy amid trade war, says 'US economy is world's best'

US President Donald Trump alluded directly to his administration's policy toward the Asian giant, saying "We are doing very well with China, and talking!"

Aug 19, 2019, 06:16 AM IST

India hold Australia to 2-2 draw in Olympic Test Event

The Indian Womens Hockey team held the World No. 2 Australian team to a 2-2 draw on Sunday in their second round-robin match of the Olympic Test Event at the Oi Hockey Stadium in Tokyo.

Aug 18, 2019, 16:16 PM IST

Brazil-born Elkeson included in China squad in a landmark move

The Asian Football Confederation announced Elkeson`s inclusion in China`s squad on its official website on Sunday, ending weeks of speculation that the 30-year-old had been granted citizenship and would be a member of Marcello Lippi`s selection for the upcoming qualifiers for Qatar 2022.

Aug 18, 2019, 15:48 PM IST

Thousands of teachers join anti-government protests in Hong Kong

The unrest began in June in opposition to a now-suspended extradition bill, and have since grown to include broader demands.

Aug 18, 2019, 09:34 AM IST

Watch 'Seema Paar' for top international updates, 17th August, 2019

Watch 'Seema Paar' for top international updates, 17th August 2019.

Aug 17, 2019, 22:54 PM IST

Not for sale: Greenland on reports about Donald Trump's plan to buy world's biggest island

Trump is due to visit Copenhagen in September and the Arctic will be on the agenda during meetings with the prime ministers of Denmark and Greenland, an autonomous Danish territory.

Aug 16, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

China warns it could quell Hong Kong protesters; Donald Trump urges Xi Jinping to meet them

Hundreds of China`s People`s Armed Police (PAP) on Thursday conducted exercises at a sports stadium in Shenzhen which borders Hong Kong after the US State Department said it was "deeply concerned" about the movements, which have prompted worries that the troops could be used to break up protests.

Aug 16, 2019, 09:50 AM IST

Donald Trump says US-China talks 'productive' even as Beijing vows to counter tariffs

Trump said he did not think Beijing would retaliate for the US tariffs and that he believes China wants to make a trade deal.

Aug 16, 2019, 07:27 AM IST

UNSC to hold closed-door consultation on Kashmir issue on August 16 at China's behest

The meeting, scheduled to be held at 7:30 pm, will be attended by UNSC members. 

 

Aug 16, 2019, 06:51 AM IST

Pakistan's letter on Jammu and Kashmir: China calls informal UNSC consultations on Friday

The informal consultations will see the exchange of views among the UNSC members on Pakistan Foreign Minister SM Qureshi's letter to UNSC President, Polish envoy Joanna Wronecka on Kashmir, after New Delhi's decision to remove special status for the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir.

Aug 15, 2019, 10:44 AM IST

Recession fears hit Wall Street after grim China, German data

The outlook for Germany`s export reliant economy was also grim and Chinese industrial output growth cooled to a more than 17-year low, adding to headwinds for US multinationals that rely on global demand.

Aug 14, 2019, 17:50 PM IST

Donald Trump says China moving troops to Hong Kong border, says situation is 'tricky'

Demonstrators protesting a perceived erosion of civil liberties under Chinese rule clashed with police at Hong Kong`s international airport late on Tuesday, plunging the former British colony deeper into turmoil after 10 weeks of increasingly violent clashes.

 

Aug 14, 2019, 12:33 PM IST

Hong Kong airport reopens after overnight clashes, hundreds of flights rescheduled

Demonstrators say they are fighting the erosion of the "one country, two systems" arrangement that enshrined some autonomy for Hong Kong when it returned to China in 1997.

Aug 14, 2019, 06:47 AM IST

Anti-government protest in Hong Kong disrupt airport for 2nd day, UN urges to use restraint

A state of "panic and chaos" exists in Hong Kong, the city`s embattled leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday, defying calls to quit as the stock market tumbled, airlines flagged further flight disruptions and anti-government protesters filled the airport.

Aug 13, 2019, 16:16 PM IST

China says Hong Kong protests show ‘sprouts of terrorism’; airport reopens

Despite the airport reopening, Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific said it had cancelled over 200 flights to and out of the airport on Tuesday.

Aug 13, 2019, 07:01 AM IST

Kashmir decision will have no impact on LAC, base assessment on realities: India to China

A release by the Ministry of External Affairs on Jaishankar-Wang meet said it was India's "internal matter" to remove the special status for Jammu and Kashmir.

Aug 13, 2019, 06:26 AM IST

Deshhit: EAM S Jaishankar's meets Chinese counterpart Wang Yi

India on Monday that the future of its relationship with China will depend on mutual sensitivity to "each other's core concerns" and properly managing differences was vital to the bilateral relationship becoming a factor of stability in an uncertain world. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 12, 2019, 21:08 PM IST

Hong Kong airport grinds to halt as China likens protests to terrorism

The airport authority said it was working with airlines to resume flights from 6 a.m. on Tuesday, but the developments raise the stakes after a weekend of skirmishes during which both activists and police toughened their stances. 

Aug 12, 2019, 20:36 PM IST