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Nepal asks China to help build rail link to Lumbini

Nepal has sought China’s assistance in building a monorail network in Kathmandu and a cross-border rail line from a Tibetan town to Lumbini, a popular pilgrimage site and the birthplace of Buddha, a s

China-Nepal rail link can be extended to India: experts

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Nepalese PM in his meeting with Chinese counterpart has asked for help to build a monorail in Kathmandu.

Modi's economic reforms made "little progress": Chinese paper

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The Indian economy will surpass that of China and India will become a new engine for the world economy.

Mark Zuckerberg meets China propaganda chief

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg with Alibaba’s Jack Ma at a meeting in Beijing.

Facebook’s co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg met China's propaganda tsar Liu Yunshan in Beijing on Saturday as part of a charm offensive in one of the few markets where the social network cannot be a

Hu, Deng ‘princelings’ climb China’s political ladder

China’s ruling Communist Party has two new “princelings”, the son of former President Hu Jintao and a grandson of reformist leader Deng Xiaoping, who have been given new key assignments in provinces a

Chinese journalist seeking Xi Jinping’s resignation missing

A Chinese journalist linked to an anonymous letter calling for President Xi Jinping’s resignation has gone missing while on his way to Hong Kong, according to his lawyer and family.

Facebook CEO on a smoggy Beijing run

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg takes a mask-free jog through Beijing’s Tiananmen Square on Friday, smiling through thick smog as he seeks greater access for his company to China, where its service is banned. (Photo: AFP)

Six killed in a landslide in China

The only survivor rescued was still in a coma after brain surgery at a local hospital, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

Rescuers searched for survivors throughout the night the bodies of all the victims were retrieved.

China on yellow alert as heavy pollution chokes several cities

A woman wearing a mask walks through a street covered by dense smog in Harbin, northern China. (Photo: AP)

China has a four-tier warning system for severe weather, with red being the most serious followed by orange, yellow and blue.

China ‘man-made’ sun produces longest pulse at 50 million degrees

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In a breakthrough, a “man-made” sun experiment in China has successfully produced long pulse plasma discharge at a temperature of more than 50 million degrees, the longest discharge at such a high tem

In a move smacking of breathtaking insensitivity, the Haryana government chose the eve of Ambedkar Jayanti to announce that Gurgaon would henceforth be known as Gurugram.

There is a belief amongst members of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) that high voter turnout in the recently-concluded Assembly elections in Assam will go in their favour on May 19, the day of counti