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China defends blocking move to list Azhar Masood as global-terrorist

29 Sep 2018

China defends blocking move to list Azhar Masood as global-terrorist

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has defended Beijing's repeated blockage of India's bids at the United Nations to list chief of Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), Azhar Masood as a global terrorist.

Al-Qaeda 'ideologically inclined' to carry out attacks in India: UN

14 Aug 2018

Al-Qaeda 'ideologically inclined' to carry out attacks in India: UN

Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), the terror group's newest affiliate, is "ideologically inclined" to carry out attacks inside India but its capability is believed to be low and is relatively isolated owing to increased security measures in India, a UN report said.

Modi-Xi summit will look at big picture of Sino-Indian ties

24 Apr 2018

Modi-Xi summit will look at big picture of Sino-Indian ties

The summit between PM Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Wuhan from April 27-28 will mostly be one-on-one where they will devote most of the time to discuss big picture of Sino-Indian relations rather than specific issues, an official said.

China tries to block Chhota Rajan's shooter's extradition

13 Jan 2017

China tries to block Chhota Rajan's shooter's extradition

China has allegedly pressured the Thai government from extraditing Munna Jhingada to India; he is accused of shooting Chhota Rajan in Bangkok 17 years ago.

China will seal border with Pakistan to curb terrorism

11 Jan 2017

China will seal border with Pakistan to curb terrorism

According to reports, the head of the Xinjiang government wants to tighten security along the China-Pakistan border "to prevent terrorists from entering or leaving the region" illegally in 2017.

Unfettered support to Pakistan may hurt China

10 Jan 2017

Unfettered support to Pakistan may hurt China

Mao Siwei, a retired Chinese diplomat, recently wrote a blog critiquing his government's decisions to block India's attempts at banning the Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar at the UN.