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India, China militaries to set up hotline after Modi-Xi summit: reports

The hotline is meant to be a confidence-building measure as it would enable the countries to intensify communication to avert tensions.

02 May 2018 9:00 AM

Air passenger in China feels stuffy, opens emergency latch for fresh air

The man was waiting to leave flight at Mianyang airport in southwestern province of Sichuan when he decided he could do with some fresh air.

01 May 2018 7:18 PM

China's foreign minister to visit North Korea this week

The Chinese foreign ministry said Wang Yi will visit N Korea on Wednesday and Thursday at the invitation of his North Korean counterpart.

30 Apr 2018 2:54 PM

Man with knife kills 7 children in China, wounds 19

The incident took place at around 6:10 pm local time, the department said, without providing further details.

27 Apr 2018 7:17 PM

North Korea nuclear test site part-collapsed, unusable: Chinese experts

Two studies involving Chinese experts have found that the first quake caused the collapse of rock inside the mountain.

26 Apr 2018 2:31 PM


China considers law to punish those who glorify 'wars of invasion'

China unveiled the law to protect heroes and martyrs in Dec, and it is likely to be passed by the largely rubber-stamp parliament on Friday.

25 Apr 2018 6:32 PM

Chinese tech firms, govt offices face fire over 'men only' job advertisements

Human Rights Watch, which analysed 36,000 Chinese ads posted since 2013, also slammed ads for govt roles, labourers, kindergarten teachers.

24 Apr 2018 5:07 PM

Ahead of Modi's ice-breaking visit, China fails to get Indian support for Belt and Road project

India has not signed up to the initiative as parts of one key project, the USD 57 billion CPEC, run through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

24 Apr 2018 4:46 PM

At least 18 charred to death in China karaoke lounge fire; police suspect arson

The blaze took place after midnight in a three-storey building in Qingyuan City, Guangdong province, and was put out shortly.

24 Apr 2018 9:42 AM

‘Heavy casualties’ as North Korean bus with Chinese tourists falls from bridge

Chinese tourism to the North has continued even though Beijing has enforced a slew of UN over Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons programme.

23 Apr 2018 1:30 PM


17 killed as 2 dragon boats capsize in southern China

The boats were practising Saturday for a race in the Taohua River in the city of Guilin when the accident happened.

22 Apr 2018 3:29 PM

China says had 'encounter' with Australian navy in South China Sea

Australian Defence Dept confirmed about three ships but declined to comment on 'operational details related to transiting South China Sea'.

20 Apr 2018 5:58 PM

China defends Pakistan against Modi's 'terror export factory' remark

'Terrorism is enemy faced by all. The international community should work together to fight against it,' foreign ministry spokesperson said.

20 Apr 2018 4:17 PM

China's new proposal to reach India: Economic corridor via Nepal under BRI

China's proposal came after visiting Nepalese Foreign Minister, who held talks with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi.

18 Apr 2018 8:07 PM

Relations with India great, will be improved by Swaraj's visit: China

Both countries want to take forward attempts to reset ties strained by the 73-day Doklam military standoff in 2017.

18 Apr 2018 6:18 PM


China launches website to report foreign spies, corrupt officials

Informants will be rewarded for discovering espionage equipment or for tip-offs on anyone suspected of buying or selling state secrets.

16 Apr 2018 4:41 PM

Air China flight diverted after man holds attendant hostage using fountain pen

The airline said police and aviation authorities were handling the matter and refused to provide further information.

15 Apr 2018 2:31 PM

Xi vs Trump: Who has the better hand in potential trade war?

Xi succeeded in pushing through constitutional reform allowing him to rule for as long as he wishes without serious electoral challenge.

11 Apr 2018 12:34 PM

After China's massive drill, US patrols disputed South China Sea

The nuclear-powered warship, leading a carrier strike group, was conducting routine training in the disputed South China Sea.

11 Apr 2018 9:07 AM

Trade row: Xi vows to lower car tariffs, further widen China's economy

Xi's remarks follow weeks of tit-for-tat tariffs between Beijing and Washington that have raised fears of a trade war.

10 Apr 2018 1:43 PM