World  /  Published 28.01.19

China jails human rights lawyer for 4 years

Prominent Chinese human rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang was sentenced to 4½ years in prison on the charge of subversion of state power Monday, more than three years after he was detained in a sweeping c...
By AP in Beijing

Opinion  /  Published 22.08.19

How China is shaping its security strategy

Last month, China came out with its tenth white paper on defence, China’s National Defense in the New Era, laying out Beijing’s defence priorities and ambitions to allay concerns about the country...
By Harsh V. Pant in

World  /  Published 14.08.19

Hong Kong protesters sorry after airport chaos

China said Hong Kong’s protest movement had reached “near terrorism” on Wednesday, after a night of ugly clashes at the city’s airport where demonstrators set upon and detained two men they su...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

Business  /  Published 18.04.20

FDI riders in place with eye on China

In a move clearly targeting cash-rich Chinese companies, the government has ruled that “countries with a land border with India” will need a government green signal for all investments in this cou...
By Paran Balakrishnan in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.08.19

HK pot boiling, China stirs Ladakh kettle

China on Tuesday said the Centre’s decision to turn Ladakh into a Union Territory was unacceptable and urged New Delhi to avoid “unilateral actions” in Jammu and Kashmir.The response from New De...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


World  /  Published 17.04.20

China denies coronavirus cover-up

China on Friday denied covering up the extent of its coronavirus outbreak and accused the US of attempting to divert the public attention by insinuating that the virus originated from a virology labor...
By PTI in Beijing

World  /  Published 16.04.20

China in secret underground N-test: US

China may have secretly set off low-level underground nuclear test explosions despite claiming to observe an international pact banning such blasts, the US state department said in a report on Wednesd...
By Reuters in Washington

Opinion  /  Published 20.07.19

LGBT red flag in Poland

Sir — At least 30 towns and villages in Poland have declared themselves ‘free of LGBT ideology’. Swidnik was the first to declare its homophobic leanings in this staunchly Catholic country. The ...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 05.04.20

Covid-19 throws open three options

The rapid spread of Covid-19 worldwide from its original epicentre in Wuhan, China, has exposed the limits and vulnerability of State suppression. While violent political measures — such as the 1989...
By A. Raghuramaraju in

World  /  Published 01.04.20

Covid-19: China reveals 1,541 asymptomatic cases

For the first time since the COVID-19 outbreak, China on Wednesday revealed the presence of 1,541 asymptomatic cases carrying the deadly novel coronavirus, raising concerns of a second wave of infecti...
By PTI in Beijing


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