INDO CHINA RELATIONS

  • Xi's India visit put ties into historic phase: Chinese FM September 20, 2014

    Beijing: China has said President Xi Jinping's maiden visit to India has propelled bilateral ties into a historic phase and opened a new chapter in its neighbourhood diplomacy. "President Xi's visit has propelled the development of ChinaIndia ties into a new historic phase," Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said during a...
  • Army Chief addresses China's National Defence University cadets July 4, 2014

    Beijing: Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Friday addressed the cadets of the National Defence University here, a day after holding hectic parleys with China's military top brass on a host of issues including the implementation of the new border defence mechanism. On the last day of his visit to Beijing,...
  • Cartographic depiction doesn't change facts: MEA June 28, 2014

    China on Saturday released a new map showing Arunachal Pradesh as a part of it. The Ministry of External Affairs maintains that the northeastern state is a part of the Indian nation. "Cartographic depiction doesn't change facts. Arunachal Pradesh is an integral part of India and has already been raised...
  • India and China have to narrow down differences: Hamid Ansari June 28, 2014

    Beijing: India and China have to narrow down differences and build on convergences by exploiting the potential of Panchsheel, the five principles of peaceful coexistence propounded by the two countries along with Myanmar in 1954, Vice President Hamid Ansari said on Saturday. "In our respective bilateral relations, our common interests far...
  • Rise of India & China will make the world more peaceful: Wang Yi June 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi believes India and China share a long term relationship and the latter need not get insecure about the former's strengthening relationship with other neighbouring countries. However, the Tibetan issue remains a bone of contention between the two countries as China expects India to...
  • Focus on skill, speed to compete with China, says Modi June 8, 2014

    India needs to focus on skill, scale and speed to compete with China, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday, drawing a link between the colours in the national flag to the revolutions the country needed for its future growth. Releasing a book, "Getting India Back on track an action...
  • Will deal with outstanding issues: Modi tells Chinese PM May 29, 2014

    Describing China as a "priority" in India's foreign policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday told Premier Li Keqiang that he was keen on working closely with the Chinese leadership to deal with any outstanding issues in bilateral ties. Premier Li on Thursday telephoned Prime Minister Modi and conveyed his government's...
  • India, China set to hold strategic dialogue on Monday April 13, 2014

    Beijing: Top diplomats from India and China will hold the sixth Strategic Dialogue in Beijing on Monday to take stock of the status of bilateral relations and explore new initiatives to improve ties. Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh, who arrived in Beijing on Saturday, will co-chair the talks with her Chinese counterpart...
  • Sujatha Singh in Beijing for strategic dialogue April 12, 2014

    Beijing: Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh on Saturday arrived to take part in the sixth India-China Strategic Dialogue next week during which the two nations will review the status of bilateral relations and explore new initiatives to improve ties. Singh will co-chair - along with her counterpart Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin...
  • IndiaChina visa row erupts ahead of PM's visit to Beijing October 11, 2013

    Indian politicians complained on Friday after a Chinese airline blocked two Indian archers from a disputed border state from travelling to China, raising territorial tension just days before Prime Minister Manmohan Singh visits Beijing. Despite fastgrowing economic ties and cooperation on global issues, the nucleararmed neighbours have long disagreed about large...
  • China under Xi will not 'dodge disputes' with neighbours: Yang August 16, 2013

    Beijing: China under the new leadership will not "dodge disputes" with neighbours and forsake its core national interests, a top Chinese diplomat said on Friday, making it clear that no country should expect Beijing to swallow the "bitter fruit" undermining its sovereignty and security. In an article carried by the state...
  • Arunachal karate team denied visa, dissapointed July 20, 2011

    In conversation with the three member Arunachal Pradesh Karate team who qualified for the Asian Karate championship in China but could not go because they were provided with stapled visas from the Chinese government. ...
  • Stilwell Road: IndoChina road to peace? June 28, 2011

    Kunming, Yunnan province: Bilateral relations between India and China have often been a bumpy ride. But these days, the Chinese are pinning their hopes on the reopening of a road to improve their relations with India. The Stilwell Road was built during World War II and the IndoChina relations can...
  • Constructive meet in China says Manmohan Singh April 17, 2011

    On Board: The PM sounded optimistic on India's standing relations with China after he met Chinese President Hu Jintao earlier this week. He was onboard a special flight on the way back from Kazakhstan when he spoke to the media, expressing hope that the discussions would lead to the set...
  • Army visa row: India summons Chinese envoy August 27, 2010

    New Delhi: Ministry of External Affairs on Friday hit back at China after it denied visa to a senior Indian Army General stationed in Jammu and Kashmir. The MEA summoned China's ambassador to India to register its displeasure over the entire controversy. Sources tell CNNIBN that India has put...
  • IndoChina talks: Many agreements, many concessions January 15, 2008

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will wrap up his threeday state visit to China with a meeting with President Hu Jintao. Special Representatives from the two countries also will meet on Tuesday to discuss the boundary question yet another time. India and China have already pledged to enhance cooperation in the...