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‘China goods ban won’t have impact’

A campaign to boycott Chinese goods in India due to differences over India’s bid for NSG membership and UN ban on JeM chief Masood Azhar will not have much “political effect” and will fail to “fundame

China erects ‘purifier tower’ to battle smog in Beijing


The seven-metre-tall tower, brainchild of Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde, is undergoing last-minute checks in Beijing’s 751 D Park art area.

Clear message: US is past, China present, Russia future

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte announced his “separation” from the United States on Thursday, declaring he had realigned with China as the two agreed to resolve their South China Sea dispute thr

China plays down Duterte’s take on South China Sea

China on Monday sought to playdown comments by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte that he would raise the issue of a controversial arbitral ruling on the South China Sea with China’s leaders, ahead

Donald Trump bashed China, he sought business deals with its government

A man cycles past a graffiti condemning US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on a street in Surabaya, Indonesia. -AFP

Even as Trump bashed Beijing, his firm pursued a lucrative business deal with Chinese company.

China to take one giant leap for mankind

China will launch a two-man space mission, Shenzhou 11, on Monday, officials with the space programme said, taking the country closer to its ambition of setting up a permanent manned space station by

Boycott hasn’t hit sales: China media

Calls for boycott of Chinese goods in India following China’s opposition to a UN ban on JeM chief Masood Azhar have failed as sales of Chinese products in the country hit a record high during the fest

‘Iron brothers’ eye new ties after Uri attack

Lieutenant General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, who is one of the leading contenders to become the next chief of the Pakistan Army, has held talks with a senior Chinese military official, becoming the first

Andy Murray inches closer to no 1

Britain’s Andy Murray (right) chats with Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria after winning the China Open final in Beijing. -AFP

Andy Murray took Novak Djokovic’s China Open crown at the weekend, but that’s not all that the Scot is after as he closes in on the Serb’s number one ranking.

Water war imaginary: China

Playing down official media reports mooting a mechanism to share Brahmaputra river waters with India, China said on Monday that Beijing and New Delhi have "effective" cooperation to share data of the

Anurag Kashyap initially tried to be a brave filmmaker but Karan Johar never went beyond being a smart businessman engaged in filmmaking.

It is generally assumed that the subject of astronomy has grown to its present form by a systematic process of theorising by a few visionaries and finding by keen observers. The reality is otherwise.