CHINA JAPAN

  • Chinese daily calls Japan 'petty burglars' May 28, 2013

    Beijing: Piqued over Japan's warm ties with India, an influential Chinese daily on Tuesday said New Delhi's wisdom lies in dealing with its disputes with Beijing calmly undisturbed by "internal and international provocateurs". As Prime Minister Manmohan Singh undertook a visit to Tokyo amid reports of defence deals between the two...
  • Historical ambiguity swirls in the 21st century isles disputes February 1, 2013

    Singapore: The solitary islands in the East China Sea used to be the fancy of poets and fishermen. But today, these rocky outposts, once shrouded in anonymity, are at the heart of a tug of war churning the waters between Asia's two biggest economies. The cluster of islands, which Japan...