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50 nations, including India, sign agreement on China-led AIIB

China will invest in low-tax economic zones and manufacturing hubs in India; (Representational Image)

Beijing: Representatives from 50 founding countries, including India,signed an agreement that provided the legal framework for the China-led USD 100 billion multilateral Asian Infras

Subramanian Swamy calls for new China policy by Modi government

Senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy. (Photo: PTI)

Beijing: The BJP government is following Congress' "outdated" China policy, senior party leader Subramanian Swamy said as he termed Beijing's backing to Pakistan in the UN on the Mumb

Alibaba launches Internet bank for SMEs, Individuals

Chinese e-commerce behemoth Alibaba on Thursday launched an Internet bank aimed at serving small businesses which often struggle to obtain credit from large banks.

New China law to cover space, sea, polar interests

China will add its assets and activities in space, the deep sea and polar regions to its pending national security law, state media said on Wednesday, the latest changes to the sweeping and controvers

China: Decades-old frozen meat seized

Foreign delegates watch reconstruction work in Durbar Square ahead of the International Conference on Nepal Reconstruction. —AFP

Almost half a billion dollars worth of smuggled frozen meat — some of it rotting and more than 40 years old — has been seized in China, reports said Wednesday.

Deep learning machine beats humans in IQ test

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In a first, a deep learning machine developed by Chinese researchers has outperformed humans in verbal reasoning questions of an IQ test.

Will stop building islands in SCS: China

Days after the US demanded a halt to island-building activities by China in the disputed South China Sea, Beijing in a surprise move on Tuesday said it will “very soon” complete land reclamation in so

China to end S. China Sea reclamation

Days after the US demanded a halt to island building activities by China in the disputed South China Sea, Beijing in a surprise move on Tuesday said it will “very soon” complete land reclamation in so

Nepal quake moved Everest 3 cm southwest

A devastating earthquake that hit Nepal in April moved Mount Everest three centimetres to the south-west, but did not change its height, according to Chinese research published on Tuesday.

When it was observed in this column a month ago that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had suffered a precipitous loss of popularity within one year flat, faster than his predecessors who lasted longer tha

Pamela Hartigan, director of the Schwab Foundation, drew up a list of 10 points common to people who become dissatisfied with the world around them and decide to create their own work.