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China and Japan agree to mend ties

China’s President Xi Jinping with world leaders after a photo session prior to the “Dialogue On Strengthening Connectivity — AFP

Foreign ministers hold first talks after 2 yrs, move paves way for talks at Apec

China lifts ban on Face Book, Twitter for Apec meet

Internet controls lifted in media room; media could search Dalai Lama too

China to ‘severely punish’ pro-Dalai Tibet officials

China will severely punish officials in Tibet who support the Dalai Lama, the exiled spiritual leader and Nobel laureate, the region’s top Communist leader said according to state media reports Wednes

Officials buy corpses in China to meet government quota

In a grisly act, two Chinese officials were found to have been buying human corpses from “grave robbers” to meet government cremation quotas, official media here reported on Sunday.

New China law against fancy names for children

China on Saturday passed a law mandating parents to follow the convention of naming their children after their relatives from bloodlines, in an apparent move to discourage trends of adopting fashionab

Xi Jinping emphasises supremacy of party to PLA

Xi Jinping

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday asked the 2.3 million strong Army to show full loyalty towards the ruling Communist Party saying it “commands the gun” after investigation started against the

Himalayan Viagra fuels gold rush in Tibet

Over-whelmed by people trying to cash-in on a prized medicinal fungus known as Himalayan Viagra, two isolated Tibetan communities have implemented a successful system for the sustainable harvest of a

China nod to rail line bordering India

China has approved construction of a new, strategically important railway line in Tibet which would come close to the Indian border in Arunachal Pradesh, state media reported on Friday.

Afghanistan President invites Taliban to peace process

Afghanistan’s new President invited the Taliban to join in a peace process backed by the international community on Friday, an unusual direct reference to the insurgents who have stepped up attacks in

Communist rule ‘fundamental’ to rule of law

President Xi Jingping

Communist power is a “fundamental requirement” to ensure the rule of law in China, a party official said Thursday, days after a meeting of the organisation’s top leaders in Beijing.

Narendra Modi was sworn in as Prime Minister on May 26, 2014, and has clearly won the sprint when his government completes six months in office on November 26.

The spiritual world has known so many wonderful mystics and most of them have been men.