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Is the Clubhouse app safe? Apparently, not

15 Feb 2021

Is the Clubhouse app safe? Apparently, not

Researchers at the Stanford Internet Observatory (SIO) have identified loopholes in Clubhouse's data security protocol, which could potentially allow the Chinese government to access user data.

Indian Government will continue ban on PUBG and TikTok

26 Jan 2021

Indian Government will continue ban on PUBG and TikTok

The Indian Government has reportedly sent notices to Chinese app makers relaying that their existing bans will continue. The government had blocked 59 Chinese apps in June and 118 more in September last year.

Trump fires parting salvo at Huawei, imposes further restrictions

18 Jan 2021

Trump fires parting salvo at Huawei, imposes further restrictions

During its final week in office and a year after it put Huawei on the Entity List, the Trump administration delivered another blow to the Chinese smartphone maker.

#CareerBytes: Five scholarships for Indian students wishing to study abroad

28 Dec 2019

#CareerBytes: Five scholarships for Indian students wishing to study abroad

Many students in India dream of studying abroad at top international universities to pursue undergraduate or postgraduate courses.

China tracking school students through 'intelligent uniforms'

28 Dec 2018

China tracking school students through 'intelligent uniforms'

The time has come for the mischievous school students in China to realize they don't have an escape anymore.

US demands transparency over Chinese debt on Pakistan

29 Nov 2018

US demands transparency over Chinese debt on Pakistan

The US is demanding transparency over China's debt on Pakistan, Under Secretary of Treasury for International Affairs David Malpass told lawmakers during a Congressional hearing, amid concerns that Islamabad is seeking a multibillion-dollar bailout package from IMF to pay back Chinese creditors.

Ajit Doval, Wang Yi hold India-China border talks

24 Nov 2018

Ajit Doval, Wang Yi hold India-China border talks

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi held the 21st round of border talks in China's southwestern Sichuan province today.

China: President Xi Jinping launches world's longest sea bridge

23 Oct 2018

China: President Xi Jinping launches world's longest sea bridge

Chinese President Xi Jinping has launched the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge, the world's longest sea bridge, amid attempts by Beijing to have greater control over its semi-autonomous regions.

US Senator urges Trump to name China as 'currency manipulator'

17 Oct 2018

US Senator urges Trump to name China as 'currency manipulator'

Expressing concerns over China's currency actions, a top American Senator has urged US President Donald Trump to name Beijing as a "currency manipulator".

US-Congress crushes effort to ban China's ZTE; victory for Trump

22 Jul 2018

US-Congress crushes effort to ban China's ZTE; victory for Trump

US Congress is abandoning an effort to clamp down on the Chinese telecom-giant ZTE in a defense bill, essentially green-lighting the Trump administration's deal to save the company accused of selling sensitive information to hostile regimes.

Trade war: US announces 10% duty on additional $200bn Chinese-goods

11 Jul 2018

Trade war: US announces 10% duty on additional $200bn Chinese-goods

The US today announced beginning the process of imposing tariffs of 10% on an additional $200 billion of Chinese imports, intensifying the trade war between world's two largest economies.

China needs to engage in direct-dialogue with Dalai Lama: Pompeo

13 Jun 2018

China needs to engage in direct-dialogue with Dalai Lama: Pompeo

Ahead of his Beijing visit, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the US should express publicly that China needs to engage in meaningful and direct dialogue with Dalai Lama or his representatives, without preconditions, to lower tensions.

Planning to study abroad? Here are 8 prestigious international scholarships

27 May 2018

Planning to study abroad? Here are 8 prestigious international scholarships

Many Indians seek opportunities to study abroad at top universities after Class-12 or graduation. However, many face financial obstacles that often prevent them from pursuing their dreams.

Planning to study abroad? Here are 8 prestigious international scholarships

11 Apr 2018

Planning to study abroad? Here are 8 prestigious international scholarships

Many Indians seek opportunities to study abroad at top universities after Class-12 or graduation. However, many face financial obstacles that often prevent them from pursuing their dreams.

All the president's men: Xi Jinping reveals China's top leaders

25 Oct 2017

All the president's men: Xi Jinping reveals China's top leaders

President Xi Jinping has unveiled the list of the top leaders who have been selected to be part of the highest decision-making body of the Chinese Communist Party (CPC), the Politburo.

Xi Jinping becomes most powerful Chinese leader since Mao Zedong

24 Oct 2017

Xi Jinping becomes most powerful Chinese leader since Mao Zedong

The Chinese Communist Party has voted to enshrine President Xi Jinping's ideology in its constitution.

Now, China cracks down on VPN vendors

19 Aug 2017

Now, China cracks down on VPN vendors

China has now upped the ante by warning e-commerce platforms against selling illegal virtual private networks (VPNs).

Dalai would himself pick his successor, probably soon: Taiwanese President

22 May 2017

Dalai would himself pick his successor, probably soon: Taiwanese President

President of the Tibetan government-in-exile, Lobsang Sangay, said the Dalai Lama would himself pick his successor, probably "soon".

Dalai Lama's Reincarnation: China claims it will choose the successor

13 Apr 2017

Dalai Lama's Reincarnation: China claims it will choose the successor

China said it will traditionally select the next Dalai Lama by drawing lots from a sacred urn at Lhasa's Dachau Temple.

Money burning: "Worthless pieces of paper" can light up homes

25 Nov 2016

Money burning: "Worthless pieces of paper" can light up homes

The Centre would soon have a huge number of invalid notes after Prime Minister Narendra Modi demonetized the Rs.500 and Rs.1000 notes.