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Coronavirus death toll climbs to 1,770 in China; total cases climb to over 70,500

The National Health Commission said 2,048 new cases of the virus have been confirmed, taking the total number of COVID-19 infected cases to 70,548.

Feb 17, 2020, 06:29 AM IST

Coronavirus to be known as 'NCP' for now: China

he overall death toll in China from the epidemic increased to 722, with 34,546 infected cases, the Commission said earlier on Saturday.

Feb 08, 2020, 15:39 PM IST

Coronavirus scare: 56 new fatalities reported, death toll rises to 361 in China

According to the Hubei health authority, authorities confirmed an additional 2,103 coronavirus cases in the province, which brings the total number of cases to over 16,600, CNN reported. 

Feb 03, 2020, 07:27 AM IST

Coronavirus scare: Second Air India flight carrying 321 Indians from Wuhan lands in Delhi

Second Air India special flight carrying 321 Indians and 7 Maldives citizens, that took off from Wuhan landed at the Delhi airport on Sunday morning.

Feb 02, 2020, 09:59 AM IST

Over 2,000 now infected with coronavirus; 56 dead in China

President Xi Jinping said during a politburo meeting on Saturday that China was facing a 'grave situation', as health authorities around the world scrambled to prevent a pandemic.

Jan 26, 2020, 08:37 AM IST

Beijing to complete Winter Olympic venues in 2020

Beijing is gearing up preparations for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and will complete construction of all competition venues in 2020, Mayor Chen Jining said on Sunday.

Jan 12, 2020, 14:07 PM IST

Sino-India talks main channel to resolve boundary issue: Foreign Minister Wang Yi

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in a statement said that as the main representatives of emerging market countries, China and India are both at the key historical stage of rejuvenation and development, therefore share a wide range of common strategic interests.

Dec 22, 2019, 10:19 AM IST

Donald Trump calls for World Bank to stop loaning to China

The World Bank on Thursday adopted a plan to aid China with $1 billion to $1.5 billion in low-interest loans annually through June 2025.

Dec 07, 2019, 10:00 AM IST

Exclusive: China secretly building landing strip close to Myanmar

As per exclusive information received by Zee News, this is the first time reports have come up on a Landing Strip being constructed by Chinese government in Sanchahe. 

Nov 26, 2019, 16:35 PM IST

All eyes on China as Pakistan's anti-terrorism measures come under FATF's scrutiny

Though the Asia/Pacific Group (APG) subgroup has already recommended that Islamabad should be blacklisted due to its poor compliance on measures to tackle terror, the FATF is most likely to keep it in the grey list. 

Oct 14, 2019, 10:36 AM IST

Pro-Beijing groups tear down Hong Kong's protest walls, raising risk of clashes

"Lennon Walls" of anti-government protest messages were pulled down by groups of China supporters across Hong Kong on Saturday. This has raised a possibility of clashes with those supporting democracy.

Sep 21, 2019, 09:48 AM 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

Chinese minister refers to India-Pakistan tensions, says conveyed concerns

India had rejected China`s opposition to its move of conferring Union Territory status to Ladakh, saying it does not comment on the internal affairs of other countries and similarly expects other countries to do likewise.

Aug 12, 2019, 20:28 PM IST

EAM S Jaishankar to visit Beijing this month to prepare for PM Narendra Modi-XI Jinping talks

In April this year, India and China said they are in touch for the second informal summit between Modi and Xi scheduled to be held in India later this year.

Aug 02, 2019, 17:36 PM IST

Chinese experts to test long-lasting HIV vaccine on humans

The candidate vaccine, known as DNA-rTV, relies on replication of the virus' DNA to stimulate "effective immunization" against the virus.

Jul 19, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

Xiaomi shifting to new HQ in Beijing: Report

The handset maker reportedly rents its offices in Beijing.

Jun 20, 2019, 11:40 AM IST

Chinese importers to apply for tariff waivers on US goods

The waivers are for tariffs imposed in July last year on $50 billion worth of US goods in retaliation for similar measures taken by Washington. Beijing has since imposed additional tariffs on thousands of goods as a bitter trade war has escalated. 

Jun 05, 2019, 15:31 PM IST

UFO spotted in China during naval exercise: Reports

Chinese social media is abuzz with netizens claiming to have spotted an unidentified flying object (UFO) across multiple provinces of China when the Navy was conducting military exercises, official media reported on Sunday.

Jun 02, 2019, 18:21 PM IST

'Will be properly resolved': China on Masood Azhar's listing as global terrorist by UN

China said on Tuesday that the vexed issue of designating Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist by the UN will be "properly resolved" but it did not give any timeline, days after Chinese President Xi Jinping met Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan in Beijing. Watch this video to know more.

Apr 30, 2019, 21:48 PM IST

'Will be properly resolved': China on Masood Azhar's listing as global terrorist by UN

China said on Tuesday that the vexed issue of designating Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist by the UN will be "properly resolved" but it did not give any timeline, days after Chinese President Xi Jinping met Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan in Beijing. Watch this video to know more.

Apr 30, 2019, 18:26 PM IST