China

As China’s economy slows down, Xi Jinping says ‘be ready to deal with risks’

Take all the necessary precautionary steps and be vigilant about any risks that could jeopardise China's stability and reforms, Xi Jinping told officials.

Jan 22, 2019, 20:04 PM IST

China cuts down troops in Army by more than 50%

China had last year cut 300,000 troops from the 2.3 million-strong People`s Liberation Army (PLA).

Jan 22, 2019, 16:37 PM IST

AFC Asian Cup: Iran storm into last-eight with 2-0 win over Oman

The Iranians will return to the same stadium on Thursday to meet China in the Asian Cup quarter-finals. 

Jan 21, 2019, 10:46 AM IST

Marcello Lippi switch takes China into AFC Asian Cup last-eight

China, who now play either Iran or Oman in the quarterfinals of the tournament, were pushed all the way by their spirited opponents.

Jan 21, 2019, 06:55 AM IST

Donald Trump says a deal 'could very well happen' with China

"If we make a deal certainly we would not have sanctions and if we don`t make a deal we will," Trump said.

Jan 19, 2019, 21:36 PM IST

China says ‘America most unqualified to wag a finger’ as US puts it ‘on notice’

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson accused the US of having “double standard”, picking and choosing norms when it suits American interests.

Jan 18, 2019, 10:55 AM IST

China to launch 90 satellites for Argentinian firm

The Chinese firm is planning the first launch this year to deliver 13 Satellogic satellites to low-Earth orbit, China Daily said.

Jan 17, 2019, 16:47 PM IST

China's OBOR contrary to international norms, abating sovereignty of countries

The Pentagon report identified 17 cases in which Chinese investment and project financing bypassed regular market mechanisms and has resulted in negative economic effects for the host country.

Jan 16, 2019, 13:01 PM IST

China is rapidly building robust lethal force to impose its will in the region: US official

Chinese leaders characterised their long-term military modernisation programme as essential to achieving the "great power status".

Jan 16, 2019, 10:13 AM IST

China builds 'Underground Steel Great Wall' to counter hypersonic weapon attack

While the Underground Steel Great Wall is a series of Chinese defence facilities located deep under mountains, the entrances and exits of its facilities are vulnerable.

Jan 16, 2019, 07:55 AM IST

China has culled more than 900,000 pigs due to African swine fever

African swine fever does not harm humans but is deadly to pigs and there is no vaccine or cure.

Jan 15, 2019, 15:24 PM IST

China warns India, US against transferring submarine technology to Taiwan

Beijing has issued a statement warning the US and India against transferring technology to Taiwan for producing submarines.  

Jan 14, 2019, 17:05 PM IST

China promises graft crackdown in education, health

The Chinese Communist Party had won an "overwhelming victory" against graft, deep-seated corruption still needed to be weeded out.

Jan 14, 2019, 15:39 PM IST

Pakistan puts major CPEC power project on hold, asks China to delete it from list

According to a report in Pakistan-based Dawn News, the country's government will shut down several other schemes under the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP).

Jan 14, 2019, 10:00 AM IST

Coal mine collapse in China's Shaanxi kills 21, two still trapped

The roof of the coal mine roof collapsed in Shaanxi province killing at least 21 miners on Saturday.

Jan 13, 2019, 08:42 AM IST

Beijing mobilises 'ship-killer' N-capable DF-26 missiles after US warship spotted in South China Sea

Global Times reported that the DF-26 "ship-killer" missiles with a range of over 5000kms were mobilized by China to the Northwest plateau and desert areas.

Jan 11, 2019, 13:54 PM IST

Bizarre: Chinese woman diagnosed with peculiar hearing problem, cannot hear voices of men

The patient identified as Chen told the doctors that she woke up one day to find she was unable to hear her voices of men, including her boyfriend.

Jan 11, 2019, 12:00 PM IST

US urges China to stop coercing Taiwan

Over the last two years, the US has approved several pro-Taiwan laws to encourage more exchanges between officials of the two countries.

Jan 10, 2019, 15:27 PM IST

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Jan 09, 2019, 20:44 PM IST

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un visits China after warning of alternate path to US talks

The visit, confirmed by North Korean and Chinese state media, will likely lead to Kim's fourth summit with Xi.

Jan 08, 2019, 09:19 AM IST