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Reputation matters, Xi Jingping tells tourists

Xi Jingping

President Xi Jinping has appealed to Chinese tourists not to leave a bad reputation behind, and eat fewer cups of instant noodles while travelling abroad.

India has agreed to work with China to resolve border dispute, says Beijing

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping (Photo: PTI)

China on Friday said President Xi Jinping's maiden visit to India has given a "great boost" to bilateral ties and the two sides should control and manage border disputes in a manner that does not impe

iPhone 6 gets 1 licence in China

Apple Inc’s iPhone 6 received regulatory approval for use on domestic frequencies but still requires one more critical licence before it may be sold in the country, the official Xinhua news agency rep

China will invest ‘billions’ in India to outwit Japan

Ajit Doval (L) greets Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi during the talks to finalise Chinese President Xi Jinping -PTI

Announcement during Xi visit

Xi Jinping to outline South Asia policy

Chinese President Xi Jinping will outline his nation’s South Asia policy besides dwelling on bilateral ties in a major speech during his visit to India next week.

Pakistan remains China’s priority: Xi Jinping

President Xi Jinping, who had put off his visit to Islamabad due to the political turmoil there, on Friday assured all-weather ally Pakistan that China has always seen the bilateral relations with it

China to launch second space lab in 2016


China will launch its second orbiting space laboratory in two years’ time, a top official said Wednesday, the latest step in an ambitious space programme Beijing says will one day land a Chinese man o

National security adviser China talks today

National security adviser Ajit Doval arrived here on Monday to firm up Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to India expected to take place next week.

Six months on, frustrated families have no clue about MH370

Relatives of missing MH370 plane victims grieve as they visit Yonghe Temple. AFP

Family members of the passengers aboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 are still seeking answers and closure six months after the plane’s disappearance.

Barack Obama’s China visit will be ‘important milestone’

President Barack Obama’s upcoming visit to China represents an “important milestone” in US-China relations, the top White House national security aide said on Monday at a meeting with officials in Bei

The kindest thing that can be said of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s indifferent performance in the series of byelections since the general election last May is that they are a pointer to the significant role played by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in ensuring the decisive Lok Sabha outcome.

Disasters not only disrupt society, they also distort its basic categories, creating inversions, disrupting normalcy and suspending time in a prolonged way. Return to normalcy then becomes even more difficult and unpredictable.