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17-Nov-2018 Port Moresby

Xi, Moon meet on bilateral ties, Korean peninsula situation

Chinese President Xi Jinping met his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in here on Saturday, calling for deepening the strategic cooperative partnership between the two countries and strengthening communication on the Korean peninsula issue.The consensus that...

08-Nov-2018 Beijing

Xi Jinping holds talks with Cuban President

Chinese President Xi Jinping held talks with visiting Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel here on Thursday, calling on the two countries to cherish and write a new chapter in their traditional friendship.During their talks, Xi pledged that China would continue...

06-Nov-2018 Fuzhou (China)

Shuttler P.V. Sindhu advances at China Open

Star Indian shuttler P.V. Sindhu defeated Evgeniya Kosetskaya of Russia to advance to the next round of the China Open here on Tuesday.The Third seed and World No. 3 Sindhu defeated her Russian opponent in straight games 21-13, 21-19 in less than 30 minutes...

04-Nov-2018 Beijing

15 killed in China highway accident

At least 15 people were killed and 44 others injured after a heavy truck lost control and crashed into dozens of vehicles waiting at a toll booth on a highway near China's Lanzhou city, the police said on Sunday.The accident took place on Saturday evening...

01-Nov-2018 Beijing

Not aware of India's protest over China-Pakistan bus service : Beijing

Beijing on Thursday said it was not aware of India's protest to the bus services planned between China and Pakistan along the route of disputed Kashmir, maintaining the CPEC has nothing to do with the territorial dispute between New Delhi and Islamabad.According...

31-Oct-2018 Shenzhen

Huawei set to launch new tablets, PCs in India

Chinese tech major Huawei plans to bring new tablets and PCs to India in addition to the planned launch of its flagship Mate 20 Pro smartphone, a top company official said at its headquarters here.In the smartphone business in India, Huawei has so far pushed...

29-Oct-2018 Madrid

Simona Halep stays atop world tennis rankings

Romania's Simona Halep maintained the No. 1 spot in the Women's Tennis Association rankings released on Monday with 6,921 Points, ahead of Germany's Angelique Kerber.Elina Svitolina of Ukraine climbed three spots after prevailing over Sloane Stephens of the United...

29-Oct-2018 Jinan (China)

Death toll in China mine accident rises to 19

The death toll from a rock burst at a coal mine in east China's Shandong Province has risen to 19, as six more miners were confirmed dead, local authorities said on Monday.Rescuers found one body Sunday morning and five more bodies Sunday night, the resue...

21-Oct-2018 Beijing

22 miners trapped in China coal mine accident

Twenty-two miners were trapped following a coal mine accident in China's Shandong province, authorities reported on Sunday.The miners were trapped after a rock burst on Saturday night inside the mine in Yuncheng district, reports Efe news.According to the authorities,...

08-Oct-2018 Beijing

China says ex-Chinese Interpol chief took bribe, under probe

China's top security official, who headed the Interpol until last week and went missing after he left France for China, is being probed for taking bribes, Beijing said on Monday.The Chinese Foreign Ministry said the international community was free to make its...

03-Oct-2018 Beijing

Wozniacki eases past Martic, advances to China Open 3rd round

Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki defeated Petra Martic of Croatia 7-5, 6-3 on Wednesday to advance to the round of 16 at the China Open in  Beijing.Number two seed Wozniacki made light work of her opponent, ranked 34th in the world, and extended her winning run...

25-Sep-2018 Beijing

Give enabling environment, stick to FTA: China tells Maldives

A wary China on Tuesday hoped that the Maldives' new government will provide an "enabling environment" to Chinese companies and stick to the controversial Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Beijing had signed with the now ousted President Abdulla Yameen.China...

07-Sep-2018 Beijing

China welcomes 2+2 dialogue, wants regional peace

China on Friday said it was "happy" to see the maiden "2+2" dialogue between India and the US and hoped the two countries would do more for regional peace and stability in the region.During the talks on Thursday, New Delhi and Washington inked a crucial defence...

03-Sep-2018 Beijing

Xi Jinping announces $60 bn for Africa

China will extend a total of $60 billion of financing to Africa, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced on Monday.The financing will be provided in the form of government assistance as well as investment and financing by financial institutions and companies,...

02-Sep-2018 Beijing

5 killed in China floods

At least five people were killed and 16 others missing after floods lashed China's Yunnan province on Sunday, authorities said.The flood was caused by heavy rain that started pounding the Mengdong Township, Malipo County early on Sunday, Xinhua news agency...

31-Aug-2018 Beijing

Trump's tweets are from alternate universe : China

A leading Chinese newspaper on Friday made a scathing attack on US President Donald Trump for his repeated accusations against China on Twitter adding that his messages are from an alternative universe.Official newspaper China Daily said: "There are few...

25-Aug-2018 Harbin (China)

18 killed in China hotel fire

At least 18 people were killed in a hotel fire in Harbin, capital of China's Heilongjiang province, on Saturday, officials said.The deadly fire started at 4.36 a.m. at Beilong Hot Spring Leisure Hotel in Songbei district. It was put out at 7.50 a.m, Xinhua...

24-Aug-2018 Beijing

Trade talks with US constructive : China

A new round of meetings between Beijing and Washington to seek a way out of the trade war has been constructive and will continue, Chinese authorities said on Friday.At the invitation of the US, a Chinese delegation led by Vice-Minister of Commerce Wang...

15-Aug-2018 Beijing

India, China resolved border disputes in large parts : Ram Madhav

The border talks between India and China are going well and both countries have resolved disputes in large parts of their contentious frontiers, BJP leader Ram Madhav said here on Wednesday."Border talks are moving in the positive direction. As far as I...

14-Aug-2018 Beijing

China protests against signing of US defence act

China on Tuesday expressed strong dissatisfaction with the US government as it passed and signed a new defence legislation that was seen as targeted at Beijing.US President Donald Trump on Monday signed the National Defence Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal...

10-Aug-2018 Beijing

Tamil film 'Mersal' to release in China

Tamil film "Mersal" has been picked by Chinas HGC Entertainment, which is planning to release it in the country.The Vijay-starrer will be dubbed into Mandarin later this year or in early 2019, reports variety.com.Directed by Atlee, the action thriller released...

07-Aug-2018 Beijing

4 killed in China coal mine accident

Four people were killed and nine others reported missing in a coal mine accident in China's Guizhou province, authorities said on Tuesday.The accident took place at around 9.10 p.m. on Monday at the Zimujia coal mine in Panzhou city, reports Xinhua news agency.Rescue...

07-Aug-2018 Guiyang (China)

4 killed in China mine accident

Four people were killed and nine others were missing in a coal mine accident in China's Guizhou province, authorities said on Tuesday.The coal and gas explosion occurred around 9.10 p.m. on Monday in Zimujia coal mine in Panzhou City, Xinhua news agency reported.The...

05-Aug-2018 Beijing

Novel tattoo-like electronic skin can help monitor health

Chinese scientists have developed a graphene-based tattoo-like electronic skin or e-skin, which could function as a wearable electronic device to monitor health.E-skin refers to thin, flexible and stretchable electronic material that mimics human skin and can...

05-Aug-2018 Nanjing (China)

Badminton Worlds : PV Sindhu loses in final

Indian women's singles star P.V. Sindhu lost in her second consecutive final of the Badminton World Championships here on Sunday.Third seed Sindhu, who was a three-time World Championships medallist before this edition, fell 19-21, 10-21 against Spanish seventh...

04-Aug-2018 Nanjing (China)

Badminton Worlds : P.V. Sindhu enters final

Indian women's singles star P.V. Sindhu overcame Japanese second seed Akane Yamaguchi in straight games here on Saturday to march into the second consecutive final of the Badminton World Championships.Third seed Sindhu, a three-time World Championships medallist,...

01-Aug-2018 Nanjing (China)

Kidambi Srikanth advances at Badminton World Championships

Indian star Kidambi Srikanth has entered the third round of the men's singles category at the Badminton World Championships following a hard fought win over Pablo Abian of Spain.The fifth seeded Indian needed more than an hour to clinch a 21-15, 12-21, 21-14...

27-Jul-2018 Beijing

US farmers paying the price of Trump's bullying : China

Farmers in the US are paying the price President Donald Trump's trade tactics, China said on Thursday.Trump posted a tweet on Wednesday alleging that China was attacking the US agricultural sector."US farmers are paying for the bullying of their government,"...

20-Jun-2018 Beijing

Chinese President meets Nepal PM

Chinese President Xi Jinping met Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli on Wednesday and said Beijing is ready to cooperate with the Himalayan nation under the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative."China stands ready to strengthen cooperation with Nepal in...

10-Jun-2018 Qingdao (China)

SCO achieves new progress after enlargement : Xi Jinping

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday said new progress has been made by the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) since the arrival of India and Pakistan.On behalf of leaders of the SCO member states, Xi made the remarks at a joint press conference in the...

10-Jun-2018 Beijing

Narendra Modi slams attempts to disturb peace in Afghanistan

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealed for a regional front against terrorism and slammed attempts to "threaten" peace in Afghanistan, which accuses neighbouring Pakistan of causing trouble in its territory.At the restricted session of the Shanghai...

09-Jun-2018 Qingdao (China)

Narendra Modi, Xi Jinping meet, take stock of developments post Wuhan

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping met on Saturday on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit here and signed deals on Beijing sharing Brahmaputra river data with New Delhi and India's export of...

26-May-2018 Beijing

Xi Jinping calls for international cooperation in data

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday called for enhanced international exchange and cooperation in the development of the big data industry.He made the remarks in a congratulatory letter to the China International Big Data Industry Expo 2018, which opened...

28-Apr-2018 Wuhan (China)

Narendra Modi, Xi Jinping spent nine hours together at informal summit

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping spent nine hours together during the course of their informal summit here on Friday and Saturday, Chinese Ambassador to India Luo Zhaohui said.“7 events in 2 days, President #XiJinping and...

27-Apr-2018 Wuhan (China)

Narendra Modi invites Xi Jinping to India, discusses bilateral ties

Less than a year after their two armies ended a tense stand-off, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi Jinping on Friday discussed ways to boost Sino-Indian ties as they opened a two-day informal "one of its kind" summit in the central Chinese city...

27-Apr-2018 Wuhan (China)

Narendra Modi, Xi Jinping open talks in Wuhan

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday opened their two-day informal talks in the central Chinese city of Wuhan.Modi arrived at the Hubei Provincial Museum at around 3.30 p.m. and warmly shook Xi's hand for 30 seconds....

27-Apr-2018 Wuhan (China)

Narendra Modi meets Xi Jinping, invites him to India in 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi Jinping agreed that healthy bilateral ties were important for a better world as the two met in the Chinese city Wuhan to re-set the ties between India and China hit by last year's military face-off.On the opening...

24-Apr-2018 Beijing

Nirmala Sitharaman meets Chinese Defence Minister

Indian Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday met her Chinese counterpart Gen. Wei Fenghe on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Defence Ministers' meeting here."Smt @nsitharaman has a bilateral meeting with the Hon'ble Minister...

23-Apr-2018 Beijing

Sushma calls on Xi, meets Chinese Vice President

India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday called on Chinese President Xi Jinping and had a crucial one-on-one meeting with Vice President Wang Qishan.Sushma Swaraj, who is in Beijing to attend the foreign ministerial meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation...

10-Apr-2018 Beijing

China-Pakistan ties must for regional peace : Xi Jinping

China-Pakistan relations should be a pillar for regional peace and stability, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday at a  meeting with Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi at the Boao Forum for Asia annual conference.The ties between the two countries...

10-Apr-2018 Beijing

China launches remote sensing satellites

The first group of China's Yaogan-31 remote sensing satellites was launched into space on Tuesday.The launch took place at 12.25 p.m. from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre, Xinhua news agency reported.The satellites were carried by a Long March-4C rocket,...

09-Apr-2018 Beijing

Don't hype boundary row, work with us : China tells India

China on Monday told India not to hype up the boundary dispute and work with Beijing to maintain peace in the border areas.Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang made the comment after Chinese troops reportedly objected to Indian troops' patrolling...

09-Apr-2018 Beijing

Ban Ki-moon named Boao Forum chair

Former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Monday was elected chairman of the Boao Forum for Asia, which is currently underway in China's Hainan province.Ban replaced Japan's Yasuo Fukuda at the annual conference, known as the "Asian Davos", reports Efe news.Former...

29-Mar-2018 Beijing

We support friendly India-Nepal ties : China

China on Thursday said it supports friendly ties between India and Nepal and that New Delhi, Kathmandu and Beijing are important neighbours to each other and can work together for common development.Beijing also praised Nepal's Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli...

29-Mar-2018 Changzhou (China)

India should open up solar PV market : Chinese manufacturer

Trina Solar of China, the largest manufacturer of solar photovoltaic (PV) panels globally and India's biggest supplier, awaits further easing of business conditions for the sector to begin production in the country for which the company has acquired land in...

28-Mar-2018 Beijing

Kim Jong-un secretly visits Beijing, meets Xi Jinping

After keeping it under wraps and the world guessing, China on Wednesday announced North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was indeed in Beijing, and met Chinese President Xi Jinping.An arrival of a special North Korean train and heightened security in Beijing had...

26-Mar-2018 Beijing

No such thing as changing status quo in 'Chinese Doklam': China

China on Monday said Doklam is a "Chinese territory" and the question of changing the status quo does not arise after India's envoy Gautam Bambawale warned Beijing against any attempt to change the present state of affairs on the plateau.In an interview to...

23-Mar-2018 Washington/Beijing

As US-China trade war escalates, financial markets hit

Global financial markets plunged on Friday as a trade war between the US and China escalated, with President Donald Trump imposing tariffs worth $60 billion in Chinese imports and Beijing threatening Washington with higher tariffs worth $3 billion for imported...

20-Mar-2018 Beijing

Narendra Modi, Xi Jinping talk, pledge more cooperation

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday talked over telephone and pledged to deepen bilateral ties.China's state news agency Xinhua said Xi told Modi that he was ready to enhance communication with the Indian leader on...

20-Mar-2018 Beijing

Won't cede even an inch of land, ready for bloody battle : Xi Jinping

President Xi Jinping on Tuesday said China won't cede even an inch of its land and was prepared to fight the bloody battle against its enemies."Not a single inch of our land will be or can be ceded from China," Xi said on the concluding day of the annual session...

18-Mar-2018 Beijing

Li Keqiang re-elected as China's Prime Minister

Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang on Sunday was re-elected for his second five-year term at the ongoing parliament session.Li is the second ranking leader in China after President Xi Jinping who has emerged as the most powerful leader after Mao Zedong.Li was...

17-Mar-2018 Beijing

Xi re-elected China's President, trusted aide is Vice President

China's largely ceremonial Parliament on Saturday re-elected Xi Jinping as the country's President and appointed his aide and once feared anti-graft body's chief Wang Qishan as Vice President.The 64-year-old Xi's re-election was a mere formality as the National...

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