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DNA: Major upgradation in weapons, surveillance, infrastructure in Arunachal to counter China

As war prospects increased along the 1,346-km border shared with China's Tibet Autonomous Region of Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim, the Indian Army has significantly upgraded its infrastructure.

Oct 19, 2021, 23:16 PM IST

LAC: India's 'third eye' on China's move

India has significantly cranked up its day and night surveillance at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in the Arunachal Pradesh sector using a fleet of remotely piloted aircraft and other assets as part of a broad strategy to strengthen overall military preparedness to deal with any Chinese misadventure.

Oct 19, 2021, 14:12 PM IST

Diwali 2021: China sending special firecrackers, lights to India to cause asthma, eye diseases? Here's the truth

The message is majorly being shared on WhatsApp and asks Indians to be aware and not use these Chinese products.

Oct 19, 2021, 08:59 AM IST

'J&K situation worrisome': Sanjay Raut dares Centre to conduct surgical strikes against China

A street hawker from Bihar and a labourer from Uttar Pradesh were killed in two back-to-back attacks by terrorists in the Srinagar and Pulwama districts of Jammu and Kashmir, while another was injured in the Kulgam district on Saturday.

Oct 18, 2021, 12:58 PM IST

China condemns joint US-Canada warship transit through Taiwan Strait

China claims democratically-ruled Taiwan as its own territory, and has mounted repeated air force missions into Taiwan`s air defence identification zone (ADIZ) over the past year, provoking anger in Taipei.

Oct 17, 2021, 23:27 PM IST

China warns of 'twindemic' risk of influenza amid rising respiratory infections

Chinese health commission has asked local officials for strengthening influenza prevention and control measures during the flu season which is coupled with the risk of imported COVID-19 cases.

Oct 17, 2021, 21:12 PM IST

Worker lives matter: Chinese employees start campaign against `996 work culture’

The campaign `worker lives matter` is against the `996 work culture` in the country. According to this culture, people are scheduled to work from 9 am to 9 pm for six days in a week, a report said. 

Oct 17, 2021, 13:36 PM IST

Amid looming China threat, Taiwan asks US to speed up delivery of F-16 jets

"US President Joe Biden`s "administration has discussed with Taiwanese officials the possibility of expediting the delivery of American-made F-16s to Taiwan," a report said. 

Oct 17, 2021, 08:51 AM IST

China agrees to support WHO in fresh probe to find COVID-19 origin

The WHO, this week, launched a new task force -- Scientific Advisory Group on the Origins of Novel Pathogens (SAGO) -- of 26 global experts, and called it "the last chance" to find the COVID-19 origins.

Oct 15, 2021, 19:28 PM IST

Apple removes Quran from App Store in China on Beijing’s request

Apple has taken down one of the world`s most popular Quran apps in China after a request from Chinese officials. 

Oct 15, 2021, 18:40 PM IST

Cautious India takes note of Bhutan, China boundary negotiations pact

Bhutan’s foreign minister Tandi Dorji and China’s assistant foreign minister Wu Jianghao signed the MoU during a virtual ceremony. 

Oct 15, 2021, 08:40 AM IST

China all ready to send 3 astronauts on its longest-ever crewed space mission

The Shenzhou-13 spaceship is expected to be launched into space on a Long March-2F rocket early Saturday morning from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in China. 

Oct 14, 2021, 14:41 PM IST

Arunachal Pradesh integral part of India, China’s objection to Vice President’s visit unreasonable: MEA

Naidu had visited Arunachal Pradesh on October 9 and addressed a special session of the state assembly.

Oct 13, 2021, 16:27 PM IST

China’s move to curtail free speech, bans investment in media outlets

China added investment in media organisations to a list of `banned investments`.

Oct 13, 2021, 14:59 PM IST

Chinese billionaire and Alibaba founder Jack Ma reappears in Hong Kong?

The Chinese billionaire has been keeping a low profile since delivering a speech in October last year in Shanghai.

Oct 13, 2021, 08:04 AM IST

Neighbouring countries should not consider India weak: RSS leader

RSS leader Indresh Kumar said that Pakistan and China shouldn't think that India will back down on certain issues.

Oct 13, 2021, 07:56 AM IST

'Selective pronouncements' on human rights are 'immoral', says Pakistan PM on Chinese atrocities on Uyghurs

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan described the 70-year-old relation between Pakistan and China as one that had "stood the test of time".

Oct 11, 2021, 23:11 PM IST

BJP obstructing justice by not sacking MoS Home Ajay Kumar Mishra, says Rahul Gandhi

Congress leaders and workers held 'maun vrat' throughout the country demanding the resignation of MoS Home Ajay Kumar Mishra. 

Oct 11, 2021, 09:50 AM IST

China floods force 120,000 people to evacuate, disrupts 1.76 million lives

Some 190,000 hectares of crops were damaged and more than 17,000 houses collapsed in China floods. 

Oct 10, 2021, 14:39 PM IST

13th round of talks between India and China today

The 13th round of Corps Commander level discussions between India and China is likely to start at 10.30 am at the Chinese Border Meeting Point Moldo on October 10. Earlier, India and Chinese Corps Commander had held on 31 July, in which it was agreed to withdraw troops from Gogra and Hot Spring. But before the discussion this time, China has heated up the atmosphere by trying to create infiltration and psychological pressure.

Oct 10, 2021, 10:14 AM IST