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Claude Arpi

China’s plans for ‘Asia’

China has decided to pump $24.8 billion into laying new highways in Xinjiang region to improve connectivity with Pakistan.

11 Feb 2017 1:38 AM

A difficult year ahead for China’s Xi

During the last few months, corruption and vote-rigging scandals have reduced the ranks of the National People’s Congress.

11 Jan 2017 2:43 AM

A ‘malaise’ for next French Prez

Voters were certainly “tired” of Mr Sarkozy’s “hyper” style of functioning and his harsh words for those who did not agree with him.

09 Dec 2016 12:56 AM

It pays to be tough with China

Before India’s independence nobody ever contested the fact that Demchok was the last village on the road to western Tibet.

16 Nov 2016 1:21 AM

Following Fish! An app for fishermen

By the end of February, fishermen off the coast of Mangaluru could be reeling their catch in!

06 Jan 2016 3:34 AM