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Gatlin cruises to 200m win at US championships   Jun 29, 9:51 am
London, June 29 (ANI): Justin Gatlin continued his blistering pace of the season as he became the fifth-fastest 200m sprinter in history by winning the final at the American Athletics Championships.
Iran ready to strike deal that honours its nuclear rights, says Foreign Minister Zarif  Jun 27, 5:49 pm
Beijing, June 27 (ANI): Iran is ready to sign a deal that respected the nuclear rights and interests of Iranians, the Islamic Republic's foreign minister has said.
China aggressively building islands on reefs claimed by Philippines  Jun 27, 4:06 pm
London, June 27 (ANI): China is reportedly proceeding with the construction of artificial islands on at least two reefs, which are claimed by the Philippines, despite Beijing promising to end some work soon.
Shaolin meets Kalaripayattu from 'God's Own Country'  Jun 26, 8:16 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Six performers of Kalaripayattu joined hands with Shaolin exponents at a rare fusion of the two traditional art forms in Beijing on Friday.
46 pilgrims of Kailash-Mansarovar Yatra enter China via Nathula  Jun 22, 2:58 pm
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): A new chapter of friendship between New Delhi and Beijing began as the first batch of 46 pilgrims of the Kailash-Manasarovar Yatra via Nathula crossed over to China at the Nathula border post in Sikkim on Monday.
Key China-US dialogue set to take place next week  Jun 19, 6:24 pm
Beijing, June 19 (ANI): High ranking officials from China and the United States are set to meet for a key dialogue on issues ranging from security to the economy and people-to-people exchanges, next week in Washington D.C.
Hong Kong electoral reforms: Chinese media brands naysayers 'destroyers of democracy'  Jun 19, 6:24 pm
Washington, June 19 (ANI): China's state-run media has reportedly lashed out at Hong Kong's pro-democracy lawmakers for being 'destroyers' of democratic development, a day after they snubbed the Beijing-backed electoral reform package.
Hong Kong lawmakers snub Beijing-backed electoral reform  Jun 18, 11:06 am
Washington, June 18 (ANI): Hong Kong's legislature has reportedly rejected the Beijing-backed electoral reform package, which would have allowed the region to elect its leader, as long as the candidates contesting the election were vetted by Beijing.
Almost 2,50,000 children facing starvation in South Sudan, says UN  Jun 17, 11:08 am
Beijing, June 17 (ANI): Almost 2,50,000 children are facing starvation in South Sudan due to the military battles witnessed by the nation since 2013, the United Nations has warned.
Security beefed up in Hong Kong ahead of crucial democracy showdown  Jun 17, 9:54 am
London, June 17 (ANI): Hundreds of protesters have gathered outside Hong Kong's Legislative Council building as the government is set to present a 'controversial' electoral reform package ahead of a crucial vote later this week.
North Korea test-fires three short range missiles  Jun 14, 8:16 pm
Beijing, June 14 (ANI): The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has reportedly test-fired three short-range missiles into its eastern waters.
Former China Communist Party official Qiao Shi dies at 91  Jun 14, 7:51 pm
Washington, June 14 (ANI): Qiao Shi, a senior Communist Party official and former chairman of China's legislature, has passed away at the age of 91 in Beijing.
Hundreds take to streets ahead of 'crucial Hong Kong democracy vote'  Jun 14, 5:52 pm
Johannesburg, June 14 (ANI): Hundreds in Hong Kong have reportedly taken to the streets to rally support for a veto of the government's electoral reform package, backed by Beijing, ahead of a crucial vote by lawmakers.
Seven fresh cases of MERS detected in South Korea  Jun 14, 1:51 pm
Beijing, June 14 (ANI): The number of people suffering from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in South Korea has increased to 145, with seven fresh cases detected on Sunday.
China launches "energy saving" week to raise awareness   Jun 13, 12:58 pm
Beijing, June 13 (ANI): Fourteen Chinese ministries jointly opened a week-long educational program, the 25th of its kind, to raise people's awareness of energy conservation on Saturday.
China denies its missiles being used by Iraq, Syria militants  Jun 13, 12:26 pm
Beijing, June 13 (ANI): China's Foreign Ministry has denied that its hand-held anti-aircraft weapons have fallen into the hands of militants in Iraq and Syria.
South Korea President postpones US visit after MERS outbreak  Jun 12, 9:59 pm
Beijing, June 12 (ANI): South Korea President Park Geun-hye has postponed her upcoming trip to the United States owing to the outbreak of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in her country.
UN climate negotiations: Second round concludes with 'positive progress'  Jun 12, 9:22 pm
Beijing, June 12 (ANI): The second round of the United Nations negotiations on climate change have concluded in Bonn, Germany, with observers terming the progress as 'positive'.
Beijing's first aircraft carrier Liaoning leaves port  Jun 12, 7:59 pm
Beijing, June 12 (ANI): China's first aircraft carrier, Liaoning, has reportedly left a military port in Qingdao in the Shandong Province in east China for a training and testing mission.
Bolt vows to subdue 'in-form' Gatlin at Beijing World Championships  Jun 12, 7:56 pm
London, June 12 (ANI): Putting speculation to rest, six-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt has said that he is not afraid to face fellow sprinter Justin Gatlin, insisting that he will be in his prime to outpace his in-form American rival in the World Championships in Beijing in August.
Beijing asks US to scale down naval, air activities in South China Sea  Jun 12, 6:47 pm
Beijing, June 12 (ANI): Beijing has reportedly urged the United States military to scale down its naval and air activities in the South China Sea and stick to its stand of not taking sides in territorial disputes in order to maintain peace and stability in the region.
China calls for code of conduct pact with India on LAC  Jun 4, 4:03 pm
New Delhi, June 4 (ANI): China on Thursday called for a code of conduct pact with India to maintain peace along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), rather than the clarification of the border as proposed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to Beijing last month.
Death toll from Chinese cruise ship disaster rises to 65  Jun 4, 12:40 pm
Beijing, June 4 (ANI): The death toll from the cruise ship disaster on China's Yangtze River rose to 65 after rescue teams retrieved another 39 bodies.
China rejects misinterpretation of international laws on South China Sea   Jun 3, 5:39 pm
Beijing, June 3 (ANI): China on Wednesday rejected misinterpretations of international law on territorial disputes related to the South China Sea, saying its activities in the region were "legitimate and reasonable."
China unveils first industrial park after signing FTA with N.Korea   Jun 3, 5:38 pm
Beijing, June 3 (ANI):China has unveiled a blueprint for an industrial park in East China's Yantai City on Wednesday to facilitate investment by enterprises from the Republic of Korea (ROK).