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PLA delegation from China visits India
Updated: Feb 22, 2017 22:45 IST

New Delhi [India], Feb. 22 (ANI): A 15-member delegation from Western Theatre Command of People's Liberation Army (PLA), China led by Major General Zhao Jin Song is on a five-day visit to India from February 21 to 26.

Chinese feminists censored after taking on Trump
Updated: Feb 22, 2017 21:17 IST

New York [U.S.A.], Feb. 22 (ANI): More than a million protesters across the United States gathered for the 'Women's March on Washington' and "sister marchers" around the country after the United States gagged one of Chinese feminist movement's most visible social media accounts in an apparent bid to stifle criticism of President Donald Trump.

Beijing [China], Feb.22 (ANI): Visiting Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar on Wednesday said that his two-days of restructured" strategic dialogue with his Chinese counterpart - Executive Vice Foreign Minister Zhang Yesui and with State Counsellor Yang Jiechi covered and reviewed "the entirety of our relationship i.e. both the bilateral side as well as the international, regional issues".

Beijing [China], Feb.22 (ANI): China is open to India joining the 48-member Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar told media here on Wednesday after holding strategic dialogue discussions with his counterpart.

Beijing [China], Feb.22 (ANI): India on Wednesday told China that the onus of imposing the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) 1267 Committee sanctions on Jaish-e-Mohammad leader and terrorist Masood Azhar is not only New Delhi's alone, but is supported by several countries around the world.

Beijing [China], Feb.22 (ANI): China will host the first BRICS Sherpas Meeting in Nanjing in the country's Jiangsu Province.

Beijing [China], Feb.22 (ANI): Rejecting the contention of the United States that China is building structures on the South China Sea islands for possible use to house long-range surface-to-air missiles, the country's foreign ministry said on Wednesday that no country could question Beijing's right over the South China and its adjacent waters.

Hong Kong [China], Feb.22 (ANI): China and France have signed agreements for cooperation on nuclear energy and science.

New Delhi [India], Feb 22 (ANI): India's debt capital markets have grown significantly during the last few years as reflected in the increase in total debt outstanding (sovereign + private sector) to Rs. 106.88 lakh crore as on December 31, 2016 from Rs 45.31 lakh crore as on March 31, 2011 (CAGR of 15 percent during the period).

London [UK], Feb. 22 (ANI): Baloch activist Javed Mengal has said Balochistan is in state of war and added that the Pakistan Army is forcefully displacing people from their land in name of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

Kutchina associates with Freedomscape
Updated: Feb 22, 2017 08:16 IST

New Delhi, [India], Feb. 22 (ANI-NewsVoir): Kutchina, one of the leading manufacturers and retailers of kitchen appliances and modular kitchen in the country, associated itself with Freedomscape, presented by Indian Museum, a cultural program which witnessed participation of differently abled children, in Kolkata.

Beijing [China], Feb. 22 (ANI): Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi in his phone call with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday urged China and the United States to strengthen pragmatic cooperation in a bid to push forward bilateral relations.

Beijing [China], Feb. 22 (ANI): Talking to the Chinese media here on Tuesday, Indian Foreign Secretary Subrahmanyam Jaishankar said that counter-terrorism is one area in which China and India should make special efforts together.

London [United Kingdom], Feb.21 (ANI): The resistance against the multi-billion dollar China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) reached London, when Baloch and Sindhi activists staged a protest outside the Chinese embassy.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 20 (ANI): Even after U.S. President Donald Trump's assertion of bringing back manufacturing jobs to the United States, production of the former's daughter Ivanka Trump's shoes has not stopped in China.

Karachi (Sindh) [Pakistan], Feb.20 (ANI): Leaders and activists of the Jeay Sindh Muttahida Mahaz (JSSM) have claimed success for their province-wide strike against the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects and state-sponsored torture of secular Sindhi nationalist activists.

Children inherit obesity from parents: Study
Updated: Feb 20, 2017 14:54 IST

Washington D.C. (USA), Feb. 20 (ANI): A study reveals that 35-40 percent of a child's 'Body Mass Index' - how fat or thin they are - is inherited from their parents.

Karachi [Pakistan], Feb. 20 (ANI): The Jeay Sindh Muttahida Mahaz (JSMM), a major separatist political party in Sindh, Pakistan, has given a call of strike across the province against China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) today.

New York [USA], Feb. 20(ANI): The United States deployed the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson in the disputed waters of the South China Sea on Saturday as part of maritime "routine operations."

China to halt all coal imports from North Korea
Updated: Feb 20, 2017 06:30 IST

New York [USA] , Feb. 20(ANI): China says it will halt all coal imports from North Korea from Sunday for the rest of 2017, amid growing tensions on the Korean Peninsula following Pyongyang's most recent missile test last week.

China, Britain hold second security dialogue
Updated: Feb 19, 2017 21:11 IST

London [U.K.], Feb. 19 (ANI): China and Britain held their second high-level security dialogue in London where both sides agreed to strengthen cooperation in security and law enforcement.

Peshawar [Pakistan], Feb. 18 (ANI): The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Government in Pakistan has started offering Chinese language courses to its people for free of cost in order to secure them a job in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project.

Beijing [China], Feb. 18 (ANI): China has said regarding India's application for the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) membership, that it will stick to the two-step approach which requires the NSG members to work out a solution applicable to all non-NPT states, and on that basis, to deliberate on specific non-NPT states' joining.

Bonn [Germany], Feb. 18 (ANI): U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday assured Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi of Washington's stance to abide by the "One China" policy.

New York [USA], Feb. 18 (ANI): The Chinese government has granted U.S. President Donald Trump and his business protection for the use of the 'Trump' name in the construction industry.

Washington D.C. [United States], Feb 18. (ANI): U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has urged China to use all available tools to moderate North Korea's destabilizing behavior.

Beijing [China], Feb 18 (ANI): China has strongly condemned the terror attack at Lal Shahbaz Qalandar's shrine in Sindh's Sehwan town on Thursday, which claimed the lives of at least 80 people and left scores injured.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 18 (ANI): With Beijing defending its stand on Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief Masood Azhar saying that New Delhi does not have enough evidence, defence expert Uday Bhaskar has warned that China's constant harping on evidence is a red herring and proof of their ambiguous position in the matter, adding that Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar should keep this in mind ahead of his meeting with China's executive vice-foreign minister Zhang Yesui.

Beijing [China], Feb. 17 (ANI): With India and China set to hold their first Strategic Dialogue meet, Beijing on Friday said New Delhi's entry to the Nuclear Supplier's Group (NSG) must be based on a set of principles agreed by other members while adding that the discussions on specific cases must be carried out later.

Beijing [China], Feb. 17 (ANI): Chinese students at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), have expressed resentment over inviting the Dalai Lama to deliver a keynote address at the university's commencement ceremony in June.