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Tim Cook has privacy talks with China

Apple Inc chief executive Tim Cook was quoted on Friday as saying he had “very open” talks on privacy and security with a senior Chinese official, days after a web monitoring group linked the governme

Asia to get its own WB

China and 20 other countries moved forward on Friday towards setting up an Asian infrastructure lender seen as a counterweight to Western-backed international development banks.

China to open Mansarovar route by 2015

China has assured India that all preparatory steps are being taken to open the new route for pilgrims of Kailash and Manasarovar in Tibet through Sikkim in summer next year as promised by Chinese Pres

India, China to set up hotlines

India and China have agreed to step up engagements between their militaries by setting up hotlines between the Army headquarters and establish new border meeting posts to address incidents of incursio

Mark Zuckerberg in Beijing biz school board

China’s Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management has added three western business heavyweights to its advisory council, including Mark Zuckerberg, the Facebook Inc founder who has long s

‘China will never open files on painful past’

China’s ruling Communist Party will likely never open all the files on its recent painful past, including the Cultural Revolution and Great Leap Forward, and sees no need to reassess those periods, a

Xi Jinping’s leadership to come under lens

Xi Jinping

Amid continued pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong as well as brewing resentment among party ranks over China’s anti-graft campaign, the ruling CPC will hold a key meeting here on Monday in which Pres

Envoy in Tibet to work on new Kailash yatra route

Kantha is on his way to Lhasa, where he is expected to meet local officials and then travel to Kailash-Mansarovar on Saturday

China land dispute: Workers set on fire

Chinese villagers kidnapped construction workers, tied them up, doused them in gasoline and set it ablaze when a land dispute turned violent, the government said on Thursday, providing grisly details

Singer resurfaces married to Xi Jinping’s brother

Zhang was mainstay on glitzy Chinese TV shows for years

After four hours of driving, we should have been in the middle of Dartmoor. And yet we were not.

During Gen Pervez Musharraf’s time a television host asked Benazir Bhutto (BB) about the low attendance at the Pakistan People’s Party jalsas that had just taken place.