China: News

04 Apr 2018

Donald Trump

US-China trade war ensues as Beijing responds with tariffs

Trade tensions between US and China have escalated. Now, Beijing has responded in kind to US plans of hitting hundreds of Chinese imports with new taxes.

03 Apr 2018


Huawei launches Honor 7A budget smartphone with face unlock

Huawei has launched the Honor 7A smartphone in China priced at Rs. 8,300 for the 2GB RAM/32GB storage variant and Rs. 10,300 for the 3GB RAM/32GB variant

02 Apr 2018

Donald Trump

China hits-back at US, imposes tariffs on imports worth $3bn

Days after proposing tariffs on American products, China has made it official for 128 items imported from the US, including pork and wine.

02 Apr 2018

Pacific Ocean

Chinese space-lab falls back to Earth, breaks-up over Pacific Ocean

China's now-defunct space station Tiangong-1 has re-entered the Earth's atmosphere above the South Pacific, according to reports.

01 Apr 2018

Space News

China's Tiangong-1 space station to fall back to Earth tomorrow

Two years after it went out of service, China's space agency, the Tiangong-1, is set to re-enter the Earth's atmosphere.

31 Mar 2018

Pakistan News

'Mujhse Friendship Karoge'? Suspicious profiles try befriending paramilitary forces

According to reports, there has been an increase in the number of friend requests (over social-media platforms) received by officers in paramilitary forces in the past 2-3 years.

Citing humanitarian spirit, China to share hydrological data with India

China said that it will soon resume sharing hydrological data of the Brahmaputra River with India on "humanitarian" grounds.

29 Mar 2018


Xiaomi's Mi MIX 2S could be an iPhone X killer

Chinese electronics manufacturer Xiaomi has finally unveiled its 2018 flagship - the Mi MIX 2S - at an event in Shanghai, China.

28 Mar 2018

South America

China's Tiangong-1 space station to hit Earth by April 2

According to the European Space Agency (ESA), China's first space station Tiangong-1 will crash to Earth within a couple of days.

28 Mar 2018

North Korea

Kim pledges to denuclearize Korean-peninsula in meeting with China's Xi

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un made his first known trip abroad since 2011 with an 'unofficial' visit to Beijing.

27 Mar 2018


China bans footballers from displaying tattoos

In order to promote 'socialist values', China has reportedly come down strongly on its country's footballers.

27 Mar 2018


'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' topples 'Secret Superstar' as India's third highest grosser

Salman Khan's cross-border drama 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' has emerged as the third highest Indian grosser of all time, courtesy its remarkable run in China.

27 Mar 2018


Chinese army has violated Indian airspace five times this year

According to data from the army and the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), China's Peoples' Liberation Army (PLA) has violated Indian airspace at least five times in the first three months this year.

27 Mar 2018

South Korea

N.Korean dictator Kim Jong-un on a "surprise" China visit

Korean Peninsula is witnessing a hive of activity, especially with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un's hurried outreach to world powers.

26 Mar 2018


Uber exits South-East Asia, selling its operations to rival Grab

After exiting China and Russia, Uber Inc. is now selling its South-East Asia operations including ride-share and food delivery business to regional rival Grab.

23 Mar 2018


After US targets China, Beijing hits back with proposed tariffs

Hitting back at the US' trade tariffs, China has proposed similar action on 128 US products, which had an import value of $3bn last year.

20 Mar 2018


Now, 'Baahubali 2' to roar at the Chinese box office

The latest Indian film to be released in China is the all-time blockbuster 'Baahubali 2: The Conclusion'.

20 Mar 2018

Xi Jinping

China will not concede "a single inch of land": Xi

Soon after being re-elected for a second five-year term with prospects of continuing as the President of China for life, Xi Jinping asserted that his country will not concede "a single inch of land" and guard its sovereignty.

19 Mar 2018

Narendra Modi

China cabinet reshuffle: Former missile commander appointed as Defense Minister

China has appointed former missile unit commander as its new Defense Minister, whose first guest of honor could be his Indian counterpart Nirmala Sitharaman.

19 Mar 2018

Xi Jinping

China unveils drastic cabinet reshuffle plan

China on Monday appointed a whole new set of top officials, including a Defense Minister, to head a revamped government, days after President Xi Jinping began his second five-year tenure following the removal of the two-term limit.

19 Mar 2018

Electric Vehicles

3D-printed electric-car made, to be available for Rs. 6 lakh

Italy-based X Electrical Vehicle (XEV) is mass producing the first 3D-printed car in the world.

18 Mar 2018

Aamir Khan

Now, Irrfan Khan's 'Hindi Medium' goes to China

China is gradually becoming a lucrative market for Bollywood films, courtesy Aamir Khan.

17 Mar 2018


Chinese Parliament unanimously re-elects President Xi Jinping for second term

Xi Jinping has been re-elected as the President of China for a second five-year tenure by the country's rubber-stamp parliament, National People's Congress (NPC), days after it scrapped the two-term rule for the Presidency, allowing him to have a life-long tenure.

16 Mar 2018

Salman Khan

Salman's 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' crosses 200 crore mark at Chinese box-office

Continuing its victory march at the Chinese box office, Salman Khan's 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' has now hit a double century in the neighboring country.

15 Mar 2018


External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to visit China in April

Leading India-China attempts of an entente, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will travel to China next month to take part in the foreign ministers meeting at Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).

12 Mar 2018

Nirmala Sitharaman

Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to visit China in April

Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said she would visit China next month, which will be a major boost in ties between India and China.

12 Mar 2018

Xi Jinping

China welcomes India's positive response on bilateral ties

China on Monday welcomed as "positive" India's willingness to deal with differences with Beijing on the basis of mutual respect and sensitivity to each other's interests.

11 Mar 2018

Xi Jinping

China scraps two-term limit, makes Xi President for life

In a landmark vote, the Chinese parliament on Sunday abolished the two-term limit for its President and Vice-President after the country's parliament vote for a constitutional amendment in this regard.

10 Mar 2018


ZTE Nubia N3, with 5,000 mAh battery, launched in China

ZTE-owned Nubia has launched a new smartphone titled Nubia N3 in China and it will hit the stores on March 24.

09 Mar 2018


China: Toddler locks iPhone for 47years by entering wrong passcode

According to Chinese media reports, a two-year-old boy in Shanghai has locked his mother's iPhone for 47 years by repeatedly entering the wrong passcode.

08 Mar 2018


Indian elephant, Chinese dragon must dance together: Chinese Foreign Minister

Speaking for the first time on bilateral ties this year, China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi today said the Chinese dragon and Indian elephant must not fight but dance with each other.

08 Mar 2018


Huawei to unveil three smartphones in the P20 series

Huawei, China's leading smartphone manufacturer, is all set to unveil its latest smartphones at the company's upcoming event on March 27 in Paris, France.

07 Mar 2018

Space News

China's Tiangong-1 space station to crash to Earth within weeks

China's first space station Tiangong-1 will crash to Earth in a couple of weeks.

06 Mar 2018


After India snub, Tibetans shift Dalai Lama event from Delhi

New Delhi's zeal to rebuild relations with Beijing has taken a toll on the anniversary celebrations of Dalai Lama's arrival in India.

05 Mar 2018


China ups defense spending to 8.1%, fueling global concerns

For the second year, China's economic growth forecast for 2018 (6.5%) stood at the lowest since 1992.

China keeps 2018 GDP target unchanged at around 6.5%

China on Monday set its economy growth rate for 2018 at around 6.5%, which is the same as last year, as the country started its annual parliament session.

04 Mar 2018


Chinese condoms too small for our men: Zimbabwean Health Minister

Turns out size matters. More so if it's a Chinese condom you are trying to fit on a Zimbabwean penis.

03 Mar 2018

Salman Khan

'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' getting the Chinese love

Salman Khan makes a solid debut in China as 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' has taken a stupendous start in the neighboring country.

02 Mar 2018


No change in stance on Dalai Lama, says Indian government

After media reports of Center asking its senior leaders to stay away from events marking 60 years in exile of the Dalai Lama, Ministry of External Affairs clarified that India's position on the Dalai Lama has not changed.

Vinesh Phogat wins silver at Asian Wrestling Championships

Indian star wrestler Vinesh Phogat had to be content with a silver medal in the Asian Wrestling Championship after losing 2-3 to China's a Chun Lei in the summit clash of the women's 50kg freestyle event in Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan.