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China woos Nepal with more infrastructure, hydro projects

Firming up ties with Nepal, Chinese President Xi Jinping has pledged NRs 14.5 billion to Nepal for transport and infrastructure building as Kathmandu promised to keep up the crackdown on Tibetans supporting the Dalai Lama.

Mar 29, 2015, 21:19 PM IST

Top courts of BRICS countries to expand judicial cooperation

Top judges of BRICS countries on Saturday held their first meeting and called for equitable governance and inclusive growth while asking emerging economies to expand cooperation for sharing experience on judicial reforms.

Mar 28, 2015, 23:16 PM IST

China ready to sign friendship treaties with all neighbours: Xi Jinping

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday said that China stands ready to sign treaties of friendship and cooperation with all its neighbours to provide strong support for the development of bilateral relations as well as prosperity and stability in the region.

Mar 28, 2015, 10:14 AM IST

Ratan Tata appointed board member of China-backed Boao Forum

Ratan Tata, the doyen of Indian industry, was on Thursday inducted as a member of the Board of Boao Forum for Asia (BFA), a rare distinction for an Indian in the Chinese government-backed influential body.

Apr 10, 2014, 18:39 PM IST

China to sustain relatively high economic growth: Xi

China is going through industrialization and urbanization while its information industry is developing fast and agriculture is being modernized, which brings about big potential in domestic market, Xi Jinping said.

Apr 08, 2013, 12:13 PM IST

Chinese innovations to benefit world: Bill Gates

Microsoft founder Bill Gates has highlighted the innovations China is adept at that can benefit the world.

Apr 08, 2013, 08:19 AM IST