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‘India, Pakistan entry in SCO may reduce militancy’

Chinese officials have said that the entry of India and Pakistan in the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) will help to fight terrorism in the region, stabilise Afghanistan and potentially even r

Modi's social media diplomacy can help build Sino-India ties: China

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang taking selfie with children during a visit of the Temple of Heaven in Beijing (Photo: AP)

China firm to punish unplanned pregnancy

A Chinese firm plans to demand that its employees seek approval to get pregnant and fine those who conceive a child without permission, reports said, setting off a media storm on Friday.

‘European Union leaders may not join China parade’

China’s military parade to mark the World War II victory over Japan risks stirring resentment, the European Union’s ambassador to Beijing said on Friday, adding it was “unlikely” that top EU instituti

China quake kills 6, nearly 3,000 houses damaged

An earthquake of 6.5 magnitude flattened about 3,000 houses and buildings in China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on Friday, killing at least six persons and injuring 48 others.

China offers talks on Lakhvi issue

Amid India’s concerns over China’s move to block action against Pakistan over the release of Mumbai attacks mastermind Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, China has proposed to discuss the issue with India in the

Reports of PLA in PoK ‘groundless’, says China

China has dismissed as “groundless” the reports that 5,000 PLA soldiers were posted in Pakistan-occupied Kash-mir, saying that even ants of that number can be detected easily.

Chinese are getting taller and fatter, claims study

Chinese people are growing taller as the country becomes richer but they are getting fatter even faster, the government said.

As frenzy over a young girl’s presumed murder three years ago gripped the media, I wracked my brains to think if I had ever met Sheena Bora while visiting my son when he lived in Bandra, Mumbai.

A great Zen master, in charge of the monastery of Mayu Kagi, owned a cat, who was the real love of his life.