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China pledges further opening as leaders scramble for free trade

November 20, 2016 7:42 am

Xi has been selling an alternate vision for regional trade by promoting the Beijing-backed Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), which as it stands excludes the Americas.

Security cooperation with Russia important: Chinese President Xi Jinping

September 14, 2016 8:22 pm

Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday that it is urgent and important to carry out security cooperation with Russia, media reported.

President Pranab Mukherjee to embark on four-day visit to China today

May 24, 2016 9:37 am

President Pranab Mukherjee will have talks with the top leaders of china including with his counterpart Xi Jinping on bilateral, regional and International issues.

Speak, Memory

May 18, 2016 12:01 am

For China’s youth to draw lessons from the Cultural Revolution, there needs to be an open discussion.

China's Xi Jinping warns against religious influences from abroad

April 25, 2016 8:49 am

Xi said, "We must resolutely guard against overseas infiltrations via religious means and prevent ideological infringement by extremists.''

Wake up call for India as Xi Jinping assumes full command

April 22, 2016 12:45 pm

President Xi is now the commander-in-chief of the joint battle command centre of the Central Military Commission.

Chinese President Xi Jinping moves to take more direct command over military

April 21, 2016 11:10 am

Xi's new position was revealed in news reports that featured prominently on national news broadcasts Wednesday and Thursday in which he appeared publicly for the first time in camouflage battle dress wearing the joint center's insignia.

Now, China bans online publishing website Medium

April 16, 2016 9:58 am

Last week, a Medium post about the Panama Papers leak, detailing the offshore wealth of various countries' leaders and their relatives, including China's, was widely shared on Chinese social media

Chinese activist says family 'taken away' over letter calling for Xi Jinping to quit

March 26, 2016 9:26 am

Wen Yunchao said his parents and younger brother were "taken away" by the authorities on Tuesday.

Xi Jinping: Contain moves toward formal Taiwan independence

March 06, 2016 1:56 pm

Xi said China won't budge in its insistence that Taiwan recognise it is part of China, regardless of political changes on the island of 23 million.


Top Frames: China's Military Parade, Vladimir Putin's workout, Europe migrant crisis

September 05, 2015 8:00 am

Chinese troops staged a celebration of the 70th anniversary of Japan's surrender during World War II in Beijing; Vladimir Putin worksout in an open-air gym; Hundreds of angry migrants demonstrated outside Budapest's Eastern Railway Terminus.

PM Modi meets Sharif in Ufa; Dalai Lama's birthday and monsoon in Delhi

July 11, 2015 7:00 am

Narendra Modi accepts Nawaz Sharif's invitation to visit Pakistan for SAARC summit in 2016; a three day celebration of Dalai Lama's 80th birthday; monsoon arrives in Delhi.


China and Taiwan leaders to hold landmark talks in Singapore

November 04, 2015 2:08 pm

The two are expected to handle the meeting in a delicate manner with no signing of agreements or the making of joint statements.