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India cautious after appointment of pro-China PM Mahinda Rajapaksa in Sri Lanka

The tear-shaped island nation has become an arena of tussle between New Delhi and Beijing.

Oct 30, 2018, 09:49 AM IST

Rising US-China tensions good opportunity for us: Pakistan

Islamabad has been trying to deepen ties with China in recent years as relations with the United States remain on tenterhooks. 

Oct 04, 2018, 13:15 PM IST

China using debt to control policies of countries like Pakistan: US senators

As many as 16 senators have expressed their strong reservations about IMF possibly giving bailout packages which could then be used to repay China.

Aug 10, 2018, 18:51 PM IST

Chinese engineer found dead inside embassy in Pakistan

China has repeatedly raised concerns over security provided to its workers in and by Pakistan.

Jun 04, 2018, 15:31 PM IST

China fears political instability in Pakistan could hurt CPEC

Pakistan has asked China for a fresh loan - that is its second request in two months, while the lack of political stability over several decades keep Chinese experts on tenterhooks.

May 30, 2018, 16:34 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi wants PM Modi to bring up concerns about Doklam, BRI in China

While he expressed his support to PM Modi, Rahul also termed the trip as a 'No Agenda China Visit'.

Apr 27, 2018, 15:44 PM IST

What friendship? Barred from red light areas, Chinese workers assault Pakistan policemen

Local cops in Pakistan reportedly refused permission for Chinese workers to visit a red light area without security cover. What followed was mayham. 

Apr 06, 2018, 09:43 AM IST

China's One Belt One Road may pass through a theme park in Australia

The island continent, Australia, which is nowhere on the map of China`s investment initiative - One Belt One Road - has suddenly found itself on the route.

Mar 06, 2018, 08:03 AM IST

China allays fears on grand Belt and Road project, says don't misinterpret

China on Sunday claimed that terming the grand Belt and Road Initiative a geo-strategic tool is a misinterpretation. A spokesperson for the annual session of China's top legislature also claimed that the project had made a considerable progress.

Mar 04, 2018, 17:35 PM IST

West resistance to China's OBOR rising over Beijing's 'hegemonistic designs'

Most countries in Europe and other parts of the world are reportedly offering resistance to China's One Belt One Road (OBOR) project, as they believe Beijing has long-term hegemonistic designs.

Feb 27, 2018, 17:07 PM IST

Blow to China: African Union discovers data theft, espionage; ditches Chinese servers

China has reponded characterstically, dismissing the allegation instead of trying to win back the trust.

Jan 30, 2018, 11:51 AM IST

China releases Arctic Policy: Trade, natural resources and food are key areas of focus

The Arctic Policy outlined the rationale that China is likely use to ensure access to the resources of the region.

Jan 26, 2018, 22:13 PM IST

Failed at soft power, China's Confucius Institutes to now serve Beijing's diplomatic goals

The Confucius Institutes were meant to be language schools, but they have faced accusations of spying and spreading propaganda.

Jan 25, 2018, 20:06 PM IST

On CPEC projects, now it is Pakistanis who need security clearance, not foreigners

The highly unusual move comes after a Chinese engineer disappeared last month

Jan 16, 2018, 13:24 PM IST

China wields CPEC: Pakistan buckles to trade in yuan, to treat it equal to US Dollar

Less than a month back, Pakistani finance ministry officials had termed this move against the country's interest.

Dec 19, 2017, 13:21 PM IST

India ‘open to suggestion’ on China’s OBOR if concerns are addressed

India has said that it is open to any suggestion on OBOR if its sensitivities are taken into account.

Dec 15, 2017, 09:01 AM IST

CPEC trouble: Pakistan halts work on 3 road projects that China stopped funding

Work on the road project will resume only after China hands over the money, a minister said.

Dec 12, 2017, 13:29 PM IST

China wants more control over CPEC, pushing Pakistan Army to take over: European think tank

Will Pakistan Army bow to Chinese pressure and take over? And will control stop with CPEC?

Dec 09, 2017, 19:47 PM IST

CPEC turns into challenge for China; entire One Belt One Road project could be at stake

Any strains for CPEC are bound to have wide repercussions for China's attempts in other countries.

Dec 06, 2017, 20:34 PM IST

Rift in romance? Here's why there's a lull in China-Pakistan CPEC affair

Established in 2013, CPEC intends to fast-track growth of Pakistan's infrastructure through a number of measures. But all has not been well in recent weeks.

Dec 06, 2017, 14:44 PM IST