India-China ties

India-China relations have far-reaching strategic significance: Chinese envoy

Chinese Ambassador to India, Sun Weidong has said that relations between New Delhi and Beijing go beyond the "bilateral scope, and have important and far-reaching strategic significance."

Oct 19, 2019, 11:15 AM IST

Dragon and elephant dance only correct choice for China, India: President Xi Jinping

After wrapping up his 24-hour visit to India, Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday called for a long-term plan for development of India-China relations and said, "To achieve Dragon and Elephant Dance is the only correct choice for China and India, which is in the fundamental interests of both countries and their peoples."

Oct 12, 2019, 22:16 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi accepts President Xi Jinping's invitation for third informal summit in China

The dates and location of the third summit are yet to be decided, the Foreign Secretary said.

Oct 12, 2019, 17:49 PM IST

Chinese media calls Beijing-New Delhi a force which entire world will listen to

As per sources, the structure of informal meeting between PM Modi and President Xi would be similar to the first informal summit between them in April 2018 in Wuhan. The objective of the meeting is likely to be the exchange of views on regional and global issues, finding a broad pathway on bilateral relations, and discussing ways to build better connections between the two countries. 

Oct 11, 2019, 10:36 AM IST

India-China relationship complex, but has great future: S Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, who is on a two-day visit to Moscow, has said ties with China have great future. The minister also urges Russia to look at the Indo Pacific concept.

Aug 28, 2019, 06:54 AM IST

MEA rubbishes China's objection to PM Narendra Modi's Arunachal visit, says 'state is an inalienable part of India'

In its response to China, the MEA said, ''The state of Arunachal Pradesh is an integral and inalienable part of India.''

Feb 09, 2019, 16:33 PM IST

India, China agree to maintain border tranquillity as PM Narendra, Xi Jinping meet in South Africa

PM Narendra Modi met Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the annual BRICS Summit in South Afica's Johannesburg.

Jul 27, 2018, 06:08 AM IST

Mamata Banerjee cancels China visit as Beijing fails to confirm 'political meetings'

The Trinamool Congress chief was slated to leave for China tonight.

Jun 22, 2018, 20:18 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi, Xi Jinping hold substantive talks, agree to hold informal summit in India in 2019

PM Modi and President Xi agreed to hold another Wuhan-style informal meet in India in 2019. 

Jun 09, 2018, 22:16 PM IST

In Qingdao, China's Xi Jinping greets PM Narendra Modi with a handshake and smile ahead of SCO Summit

PM Modi was given a rousing welcome by Chinese President Xi Jinping in Qingdao ahead of the annual Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit.

Jun 09, 2018, 17:11 PM IST

Dokalam standoff put severe pressure on India-China ties: Wang

The bilateral ties went through a serious test after Indian border troops "illegally trespassed" into the Chinese territory in June, Wang told Swaraj yesterday.

Dec 12, 2017, 22:02 PM IST

`Shed illusions, Ajit Doval's Beijing visit not an opportunity to settle India-China border stand-off`

Doka La is the Indian name for the region which Bhutan recognises as Doklam while China claims it as part of its Donglang region.

Jul 25, 2017, 11:26 AM IST

China ready to attack India in collaboration with Pakistan: Mulayam Singh Yadav

Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav demanded a complete review of India`s relations with China.

Jul 19, 2017, 20:17 PM IST

India-China ties have direct implication for Asean: Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar said on Tuesday that ties between New Delhi and Beijing have a direct implication on the relationship with the southeast Asian nations.

Jul 11, 2017, 18:46 PM IST

Learn from Sino-Indian trade ties, Pakistan told

A leading Pakistani newspaper on Thursday urged the government to learn how China and India have deepened their trade ties despite some persisting bilateral problems.

May 11, 2017, 15:42 PM IST

China ready to make concessions in Aksai Chin if India cedes part of Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh?

China's former pointsman for India Dai Bingguo underlined that the major reason the boundary question persists is that China’s reasonable requests have not been met.

Mar 03, 2017, 11:11 AM IST

India, China vow to step up military-to-military ties

A top Chinese General visited India last week and met Indian Army's top brass with both sides agreeing to step up military-to-military ties and enhancing "pragmatic" cooperation.

Dec 15, 2016, 20:41 PM IST

Beijing concerned over cost of security on China-Pakistan corridor: State media

China is concerned over increasing cost of security and potential setbacks in the development of the USD 46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, an official daily here today said recognising the risks involved with the project due to a complex regional environment.

Sep 13, 2016, 14:43 PM IST

Terror, NSG should not be issues between India, China: Jaishankar

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar admitted that bilateral ties with China were "complicated" but stressed that one should not approach the relationship as a zero sum game.

Sep 09, 2016, 16:12 PM IST

Differences alone cannot define Sino-India ties: Chinese media

The "complex" India-China ties cannot be defined in "black and white" despite growing regional rivalry between the two countries, state-run Chinese media on Thursday said and called for aligning 'Make in India' campaign with 'Made in China 2025' to enhance cooperation.

Aug 25, 2016, 14:26 PM IST