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October 23, 2017
Chinese President Xi Jinping today urged Donald Trump to peacefully resolve raging tensions over North Korea’s nuclear programme after the US President warned that Washington would “solve the problem” on its own if Beijing did not rein in its close ally. The Trump-Xi call came as an influential state-run Chinese newspaper warned that the Korean peninsula was the closest it...
India and China are having their roughest week in the past year as Beijing threatens to downgrade the bilateral relationship in the wake of the ongoing visit of the Tibetan holy leader, the Dalai Lama, to Arunachal Pradesh. China on Wednesday said that it will lodge a diplomatic protest with India for 'obstinately' allowing the Dalai Lama to visit 'disputed'...
China's President Xi Jinping said that the key to upgrading the largest military in the world is to promote technological innovation. President Xi said that the People's Liberation Army should be provided with technological and scientific support for it to go through modernization and upgradation. The President wants to see modernization in the army force which also includes stealth jet, anti-satellite...
China and Google are in talks for the internet giant's return to the Chinese mainland after it was pulled out seven years ago following a bitter spat with Beijing over censorship rules. "China has been in touch with Google through various channels. Last year, leaders of our country's important department had further communication with Google," Liu Binjie, a standing committee...
"We will be here,'' Rear Adm. James Kilby said on board the aircraft carrier 'USS Carl Vinson', as it steamed through the gentle blue waters, with F18 fighter jets landing, taking off on catapults and zooming over the mammoth warship. "We have operated here in the past, we're going to operate here in the future, we're going to continue to reassure...
In Contempt of differences on a number of issues, including over the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), U.N. designation of Masood Azhar as a terrorist, and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, India and China began to look for a “common ground” on Afghanistan during Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar’s visit to Beijing last week. Officials supposedly even discussed the possibility of “joint development...
At least 10 people were killed and 14 others injured in a major fire that broke out on Saturday morning at the four-storey HNA Platinum Mix Hotel in Nanchang, the capital of China’s eastern Jiangxi Province, the official Xinhua news agency said in a post on its official microblog on Saturday. According to the reports published by Chinese media, the...
India is in negotiations with Vietnam to seal the first ever defence deal with the Southeast Asian nation. The deal is for short range surface-to-air Akash missiles, the head of India's defence research agency S. Christopher said on Wednesday. "We are talking to countries, one of them is Vietnam," he told a news conference on the sidelines of an air...
At least 32 people were killed and 13 wounded when a tour bus with local people aboard overturned on a highway (an exit ramp connecting two national freeways) in Nangang District in Taipei City on Monday night. The bus was carrying 44 local people, including a tour guide and the driver. Most of the passengers were seniors, although the...
The Indian Air Force is all set to wow the Bengaluru crowd. The Aero India show starts tomorrow at Yelahanka Air Base.  On display will be India's indigenous aircraft Tejas. So will be the Swedish Gripen and American F-16. 30 countries are set to participate at the event.  For the first time China as well will take part. These...