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Never recognised India, Pakistan as nuclear states: China

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said this in a press briefing.

Mar 01, 2019, 17:38 PM IST

China refuses to back India's request to list JeM chief Masood Azhar as global terrorist by UN

China has strongly condemned the attack on CRPF troopers in Pulwama. 

Feb 15, 2019, 13:30 PM IST

US accuses China of attacking its pilots with laser beams in Djibouti, Beijing denies

The US has accused China of targeting its pilots with high-grade laser beams in Djibouti - a charge rejected by Beijing.

May 04, 2018, 19:38 PM IST

Willing to break 'new ground' in Sino-India ties, says China on PM Narendra Modi-Xi Jinping meet in Wuhan

In a fresh statement, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said that PM Modi-Xi Jinping meet in Wuhan had opened up new ground for bilateral relations.'

May 02, 2018, 19:32 PM IST

Ahead of crucial border talks, China says lessons should be learnt from Dokalam standoff

India and China are scheduled to hold crucial border talks on December 22.

Dec 20, 2017, 10:40 AM IST

Brahmaputra turns black: MEA raises concern with Chinese Foreign Minister

The MEA on Thursday said that the mysterious blackening of the Brahmaputra river was discussed with the Chinese Foreign Ministry officials.

Dec 14, 2017, 17:15 PM IST

Next round of India-China boundary talks will be held in due course: China

The next round of Special Representatives talks between India and China over the boundary issue will be held in due course, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Friday. 

Nov 10, 2017, 13:48 PM IST

Don't use Dokalam stand-off to achieve political targets, China warns India

India should not use "trespass" into the Dokalam area in the Sikkim sector as a "policy tool" to achieve its "political targets", China said on Tuesday, asking New Delhi to immediately withdraw its troops to avoid any escalation.

Jul 18, 2017, 15:42 PM IST

Protect privacy of visa applicants, China tells US

China on Monday asked the US to protect visa applicants' privacy and provide them with due facilitation under law.

Jul 17, 2017, 19:29 PM IST

Sikkim border row: China calls for 'meaningful dialogue', seeks withdrawal of Indian troops from Doklam

China on Friday called for a "meaningful dialogue" with the Indian government in connection with a border row in the Sikkim sector and asked it to withdraw its troops from Doklam, insisting that Beijing has "indisputable sovereignty" over the area.

Jun 30, 2017, 14:16 PM IST

Chinese paper says Australia spying on embassy, monitoring citizens

Australia has been spying on China`s embassy and "harassing" Chinese people to provide intelligence, an influential state-run newspaper said on Thursday, citing a security source.

Jun 29, 2017, 17:11 PM IST

China says no change in stance over India's NSG bid

China said on Friday that there is no change in its stance on admission of non-NPT states into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), marring India's chances of entering the 48-member elite club at its crucial meeting next week.

Jun 16, 2017, 16:12 PM IST

China hopes Pakistan, Afghanistan uphold peace

A day after Afghanistan said China wanted to broker peace between Kabul and Islamabad, Beijing hoped both countries would strengthen cooperation and uphold peace and stability in the region.

Jun 14, 2017, 15:42 PM IST

China mum over Lanka rejecting submarine docking

"I have just read the relevant information. I suggest you raise it with the defence ministry for more details," Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said.

May 12, 2017, 18:37 PM IST

US House approves tighter North Korea sanctions

The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved legislation on Thursday to tighten sanctions on North Korea by targeting its shipping industry and companies that do business with the reclusive state.

May 05, 2017, 15:05 PM IST

Nuclear test will be dangerous: China warns North Korea

"There has been heightened tension between the United States, the Republic of Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. The precarious situation deserves our attention and concern," Wang said.

Apr 14, 2017, 19:05 PM IST

Ahead of key Vienna meet, China says 'no change' in stand on India's NSG membership

Ahead of this week's crucial NSG meet in Vienna, China on Monday stuck to its guns, saying there was "no change" in its stand on India's membership bid which it has indicated would be considered only after rules for entry of non-NPT countries are finalised by the elite group.

Nov 07, 2016, 16:19 PM IST

China pulls up its chief negotiator for failing to get 'significant' anti-India support at NSG

Wang Qun had told Beijing that at least one third of the NSG nations would endorse China's position. However, the position was totally in the reverse, with as many as 44 nations backing India.

Jun 30, 2016, 09:27 AM IST

Will play constructive role in talks on India's NSG entry: China

China on Wednesday said that it will play a "constructive" role in the discussions on India's bid for joining the 48-member Nuclear Suppliers group.

Jun 22, 2016, 14:53 PM IST

Not targeting India, only concerned about NPT regime: China

China on Tuesday called for detailed discussions on whether “India and other countries” who have not signed the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) can join the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), amid new diplomatic push by influential members of the 48-member grouping to admit New Delhi.

Jun 21, 2016, 14:51 PM IST