China's President Xi Jinping

China Communist Party meet's 5-point agenda: Win over coronavirus, Hong Kong's control, no GDP target, defence budget hike, economy

China's annual Parliament session commenced on Friday (May 22) at the Great Hall of People in Beijing amid coronavirus pandemic that has claimed 4,634 lives in the Communist nation where the deadly virus emerged in December 2019. 

May 23, 2020, 00:55 AM IST

China battles deadly Coronavirus, takes proactive measures to contain epidemic

The rapid spread of the virus and the surge in the number of deaths is really a big concern for the Chinese government as well as the leading World health body. 

Feb 19, 2020, 20:00 PM IST

Taiwan mistakenly fires `carrier killer` missile towards China

The domestically developed Hsiung-feng III (Brave Wind) missile, with a range of 300 kilometres (around 200 miles), flew about 75 kilometres before plunging into waters off Penghu, a Taiwanese-administered island group in the Taiwan Strait.

Jul 01, 2016, 11:56 AM IST

Central Bank of China awaits nod to set up branch in Mumbai

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has asked the Union Finance Ministry to resolve technical issues that are delaying approvals to Central Bank of China to open a branch in Mumbai.

Oct 16, 2015, 11:01 AM IST