Tag Archives: China

Romancing Urdu: From China, with love

NEW DELHI: For 75-year-old Chinese poet Zhang Shixuan, composing verses in Urdu is a passion and over the past five decades his love for the language has grown manifold. The… Read more »

India, China, Pak naval ships hold rare exercises

BEIJING: India’s stealth frigate INS Shivalik today took part in rare drills with Chinese and Pakistan naval ships in multilateral maritime exercises held off China’s coast to celebrate 65th anniversary… Read more »

India, China hold sixth Strategic Dialogue to review ties

BEIJING: Top diplomats of India and China today held the sixth round of Strategic Dialogue here, reviewing the status of bilateral relations and exploring new initiatives to deepen the emerging… Read more »

India, China discuss boundary issues

NEW DELHI: India and China today discussed boundary issues and implementation of a recently-concluded border pact during the sixth round of the Annual Defense Dialogue between the two sides. At… Read more »

China, India working new set of rules for smooth ties: media

BEIJING: India and China have made history during the just concluded visit of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh by working on a new set of rules for the smooth development of… Read more »

India, China begin hectic parleys on bilateral issues

BEIJING: Ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s proposed visit here next month, India and China today began a series of meetings on a gamut of bilateral issues that will include… Read more »

Mutual trust between India, China must for regional peace: Li

NEW DELHI: Chinese Premier Li Keqiang today said peace and regional stability cannot be a reality without strategic mutual trust between China and India. “And likewise the development of prosperity… Read more »

‘India, China can prevent border issue from affecting ties’

BEIJING: Playing down recent border stand off in Ladakh ahead of Premier Li Keqiang’s visit to India, China today said the two sides have the ability to prevent such issues… Read more »

‘China, India must be able to resolve border issues quicker’

BEIJING: China and India should “examine” the recent border stand off in Depsang Valley in Ladakh and be able to resolve such incidents “much quicker” in the future, External Affairs… Read more »

India, China agree to restore status quo along LAC

NEW DELHI: After their troops remained in “face-to-face” situation for nearly three weeks, India and China have agreed to restore status quo along Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Western… Read more »

India, China, Brazil to pay more in UN ’12-13 budget

UNITED NATIONS:┬áIndia, Brazil, China and other emerging nations will pay more to the United Nations after the General Assembly approved a five per cent increase to the world body’s budget… Read more »

China invites India’s ‘Missile man’ to teach at Peking varsity

BEIJING: China has invited India’s “missile man” and former President Dr A P J Abdul Kalam to teach at the prestigious Peking University here, offering him a lab of his… Read more »

Stapled visas not issued to Kashmiris in recent times: China

BEIJING: China has apparently acknowledged that it has discontinued its policy of issuing stapled visas to people from Jammu and Kashmir, suggesting that there have been no such cases in… Read more »

US in blunt conversation with India, China on Iranian oil

WASHINGTON: The US is having “very intense and very blunt” conversations with India, China and Turkey on reducing their dependence on Iranian oil in a bid to bolster American sanctions… Read more »

India, China begin talks on border issue

NEW DELHI: India and China today began talks to put in place a mechanism for management of the border between the two nations, an issue that has been an irritant… Read more »

China claims Indian diplomat not ill-treated

BEIJING: China today dismissed as “untrue” charges that an Indian diplomat was ill-treated at a court in Yiwu when he was trying to secure the release of two Indians kidnapped… Read more »

China poses ‘no military threat’, says White Paper

BEIJING: Vowing to pursue a defensive military policy, China today claimed that it does not seek hegemony and poses no threat to its neighbors and other countries, as it advocated… Read more »

India, China to resume defense dialogue after a year’s gap

NEW DELHI: After a year’s break, India and China are all set to resume defense dialogue, which had suffered a setback after Beijing had denied a visa to an army… Read more »

China asked to ensure Pak military aid not used against India

BEIJING: Asking China to use its “good offices” to pressure its ‘all-weather friend’ Pakistan to stop cross-border terrorism, BJP today said the Chinese government should also ensure that its nuclear… Read more »

Troops never crossed Line of Actual Control: China

BEIJING: Claiming that its troops had “never crossed” the Line of Actual Control (LAC) with India, China has said it always respected bilateral agreements on maintaining peace and tranquillity in… Read more »