China will not 'surrender' to US demands in trade talks: Report

China and the United States are set to return to the table with the threat of new US tariffs looming after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin extended the invitation to counterparts in Beijing.

Sep 14, 2018, 07:43 AM IST

China inducting sniper platoon, anti-jamming systems in PLA units: Sources

The sniper platoon is equipped with Type -10 large calibre range sniper rifles with special bullets and have a maximum effective range of 1500 meter.

Sep 13, 2018, 20:16 PM IST

Thailand is absolutely committed to BIMSTEC: Thai Ambassador to India

Thai Ambassador for India Chutintorn Gongsakdi on Thursday reacted to Thailand's involvement in the BIMSTEC field training military exercise in Pune. 

Sep 13, 2018, 12:29 PM IST

Chinese official suggests bullet train service between Kunming-Kolkata

"If the project becomes a reality, it will take only two hours to complete the 2,000-km journey, compared with flights that take almost two hours and 30 minutes," he said at a conference.

Sep 13, 2018, 10:30 AM IST

Nine dead as car ploughs into square in southern China

BEIJING (Reuters) - Nine people died and 46 were injured after a car ploughed into a crowded square in southern China on Wednesday and police have detained the driver, the local government said.

Sep 13, 2018, 06:48 AM IST

Chinese Army transgressed into Indian territory thrice in August: Reports

According to the report, the People's Liberation Army (PLA) transgressed the Line of Actual Control (LAC) towards the central sector, Uttarakhand in Barahoti where the transgression was 4 km deep.

Sep 12, 2018, 10:02 AM IST

After snubbing India, Nepal gets closer to China, prepares for joint military exercise

The joint military drill between Nepal and China – Sagarmatha Friendship-2 – is slated to be held in Sichuan Province from September 17.

Sep 11, 2018, 13:37 PM IST

Imran Khan-led Pakistan government likely to review CPEC, renegotiate trade deals with China

Pakistan is currently reeling from a huge financial crisis.

Sep 11, 2018, 08:45 AM IST

Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma won't retire for now, will announce succession plan

Ma will announce the plan on his 54th birthday and the handover strategy will stretch over a significant period of time.

Sep 08, 2018, 23:04 PM IST

'US also a developing nation': Donald Trump aims to end subsidies to India, China

Donald Trump claims that the US is a developing nation too.

Sep 08, 2018, 21:23 PM IST

In setback for India, Nepal pulls out of BIMSTEC anti-terror drill to be held in Pune

Nepal will not be participating in anti-terror drill to be held in Pune. The decision of withdrawal comes after India lost its monopoly over trade after China agreed to give sea and land ports to Nepal.

Sep 08, 2018, 19:59 PM IST

5.9-magnitude earthquake jolts China's Yunan province, 14 injured

The 5.9-magnitude quake jolted China's southwest Yunnan province on Saturday

Sep 08, 2018, 18:15 PM IST

Donald Trump ups ante on China, threatens duties on nearly all its imports

The moves would sharply escalate Trump`s trade war with Beijing over his demands for major changes in economic, trade and technology policy.

Sep 08, 2018, 17:24 PM IST

Indian monopoly ends as Nepal gets access to Chinese ports

China on Friday agreed to allow Nepal to use four of its seaports and three land ports for third-country trade reducing the landlocked country's dependence on India to conduct international commerce.

Sep 07, 2018, 23:24 PM IST

An island country of 12,000 stands up to China, demands apology for envoy's 'bullying'

Following protocol, Nauru's President Baron Waqa refused to let China's envoy speak before PM of Tuvalu at the  Pacific Islands Forum. He later described him as "very insolent" and a "bully".

Sep 06, 2018, 11:11 AM IST

China fudged GDP figures to supersede Japan, alleges Russian media

China manipulated the GDP figures, and that's how, in 2010, it superseded Japan, the world's second-largest economy, commented the Russian media recently.

Sep 05, 2018, 09:30 AM IST

Pakistan PM Imran Khan calls for expanding bilateral cooperation with Japan

The Prime Minister's Office said in a statement that PM Imran Khan has extended invitation to Japanese PM Shinzo Abe to visit Pakistan.

Aug 31, 2018, 23:10 PM IST

China issues flood alert in India as water level rises in River Tsangpo

Ering said the communication from China came following heavy rains in that country after which Tsangpo was in spate.

Aug 31, 2018, 07:03 AM IST

China: Pressures on ride-hailing company Didi Chuxing intensify after latest passenger killing

The incident, which follows a similar grisly killing by a Didi driver in May, triggered public and government backlash - and created an opening for rival services to chip away at Didi`s dominance in China, industry analysts say.

Aug 30, 2018, 11:22 AM IST