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$50k reward for terror tips in Tibet

Authorities in Tibet will offer rewards up to 300,000 yuan (more than $48,000) for tips on “violent terror attacks”, Chinese state media reported, in an effort to “promote stability” in the region bes

Sushma Swaraj holds talks with China

External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday held talks with her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi here on a host of bilateral and multilateral issues, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s first vi

PM Modi’s China visit before May 26

PM Modi’s China visit before May 26 (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will embark on an “outcome-driven” maiden visit to China before May 26, external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj said on Sunday as she held talks with her Chinese counterpa

India: Boundary resolution soon

 External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj talks to Jiang Jiangao, director of the state council of information, in Beijing— PTI

India is committed to finding an “early settlement” to the vexed boundary issue, external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday said on her maiden visit to China as she proposed a six-point templat

Chinese baby dragged by umbilical cord, dies

A newborn baby was killed after being dragged several meters by the umbilical cord while the mother was being shifted to an operation theatre at a hospital in China.

China vows no ‘Western values’ in universities

China’s education minister has vowed to ban university textbooks which promote “Western values”, state media said, in the latest sign of ideological tightening under President Xi Jinping.

Yuan now world’s 5th currency

China’s yuan has become the world’s fifth most widely used payments currency, with the value of cross-border deals settled in it more than doubling in 2014, data from transactions organisation SWIFT s

Qualified couples asked in China to have second child

Facing a sharp decline in work force, Shanghai authorities have appealed to “qualified young couples” to have second child as 30 per cent population of China’s biggest business hub will be aged 60 or

China says harmful info must be managed

Responding to reports that China is blocking VPN services that let users jump the Great Firewall, an Internet official said on Tuesday that “harmful information” must be managed.

Noodles spice up China-Japan tensions

A woman waits by the cashier in Beijing’s Diaoyu Islands Malatang Noodle Shop on Monday.	— AFP

Wearing a camouflaged flak jacket at a counter shaped like a Chinese aircraft carrier, the manager of Beijing’s Diaoyu Islands Malatang Noodle Shop insists nevertheless that Japanese “friends” are wel

Arvind Kejriwal’s transfor-mation from an anti-corruption advocate and street fighter to a shrewd hard-boiled politician is a remarkable Indian political phenomenon without parallel.

“Descartes was wrong: To simply be conscious is not to be; Our constant song Is ‘I must make a mark, acknowledge me!’ The mirrored face Is not sufficient evidence that we Are in the race