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  • Gujarat rolls out the red carpet for Chinese president Xi Jinping 1 hour 33 minutes ago

    President Xi Jinping is in India and breaking with protocol, he began his three-day India trip from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state. Both sides have hit the ground running - two crucial MoUs have been already signed - but more importantly Modi and President Xi seem to have hit...
  • Gujarat hopes to increase trade ties with China after Xi visit 1 hour 59 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: After the signing of three pacts during the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping, the Gujarat government hopes that trade ties between the state and China will get a shot in arm. "Chinese companies have invested Rs 700 crore in the state so far, but with the signing of this...
  • Modi-Xi meet: Can strategic divergence meet economic convergence? 3 hours 19 minutes ago

    A combination the "world's factory" and the "world's back office" will drive global economic growth, Chinese President Xi Jinping said ahead of a rare visit to India on Wednesday, playing down mistrust that has kept the Asian giants apart. India's new Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, is determined to build closer...
  • Is it time for India & China to move beyond border issues? 6 hours 12 minutes ago

    As India and China try to forge a stronger tie during the three-day state visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to India, is it time for India & China to move beyond border issues? ...
  • Highlights of Sino-India trade and commerce 3 hours 52 minutes ago

    New Delhi: As India and China try to forge a stronger tie during the three-day state visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to India, following are few highlights of Sino-India trade and commerce. The Chinese share in India's import is 11.3 per cent of total trade while that of India in...
  • Woman sues man for $5,000 in Chinese court for 'violating her right to virginity' 9 hours 3 minutes ago

    Shanghai: A Chinese woman who sued a man for "violating her right to virginity" after he wooed her with false promises has been awarded nearly $5,000 by a court, reports said Wednesday. The two were dating but after the woman, surnamed Chen, found out her boyfriend was already married she sued...
  • India home to 100 billionaires; 6th largest population globally 11 hours 5 minutes ago

    Singapore/New Delhi: India has retained its sixth position in terms of number of billionaires with 100 such people collectively having USD 175 billion in networth, while globally the number of uber-rich has reached a record high of 2,325 persons. According to the Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2014, released on Wednesday,...
  • Xi Jinping sees 'factory' China and 'back office' India as global engine 11 hours 58 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: A combination the "world's factory" and the "world's back office" will drive global economic growth, Chinese President Xi Jinping said ahead of a rare visit to India on Wednesday, playing down mistrust that has kept the Asian giants apart. India's new Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, is determined to build...
  • What the 'peaceful rise of China' means for India part 3: Indian and Chinese economies compared 7 hours 55 minutes ago

    The spectacular rise of China in the last few decades is first and foremost the story of its unparalleled economic growth and development. It is the economic might of China that underpins its national strength. It is thus crucial to have a dispassionate look at China's rise as an economic...
  • Incursions cast a shadow on Chinese President Jinping's visit to India 12 hours 40 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The shadow of incursions by Chinese troops is hanging over the country's President Xi Jinping's visit to India. A Brigadier-level flag meeting was held on Monday over the recent confrontation that took place between Chinese troops and civilians at Chumar and Demchok sectors. While the meeting was inconclusive,...
  • Gujarat to roll out red carpet for China President, economic co-operation high on agenda 16 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The stage is all set for one of the biggest diplomatic events of the year as Chinese President Xi Jinping will arrive in India on Wednesday for a 3-day visit. Breaking the protocol, Prime Minister Narendra Modi would personally receive Jinping in Ahmedabad as a special gesture. While...
  • Live: Chinese President Xi Jinping basks in Indian cultural glory at Sabarmati riverfront 6 hours 21 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in his homestate as he celebrates his 64th birthday on Wednesday. He began his day by seeking blessings of his mother. He will later in the day meet Chinese President Xi Jinping who is on a 3-day visit to India. ...
  • India and China look to put knotty relations on new footing 17 hours 49 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: The electricity board in this Indian city has been instructed to avoid any power cuts and officials have been told to have their shoes polished and their shirts tucked in, nothing has been left to chance for this week's visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping. India's new Prime Minister, Narendra...
  • With Modi as PM, India's credibility crisis has ended: Amit Shah Yesterday

    Ahmedabad: BJP president Amit Shah on Tuesdasysaid that India's "credibility crisis" has ended under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the country has started earning respect in the world. Speaking at the felicitation function of the Prime Minister at Adalaj here, Shah also expressed hope that India would emerge...
  • Border disputes never affected relations between New Delhi, Beijing: China Yesterday

    Ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to India on Wednesday, China tried to play down the border dispute with the Chinese Foreign Secretary saying that border issues have never affected the development of India-China relations. ...
  • Modi government created favourable atmosphere for India, says President Yesterday

    Ho Chi Minh City: President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday had some words of praise for the new Indian government as he credited it for not only initiating steps to bring the economy on a better path but also for creating a "favourable" atmosphere for India across the globe. The President, who...
  • Chinese nomads pitch tents inside Indian territory with its Army's help Yesterday

    Leh/New Delhi: The stand-off in Demchok area of Ladakh continued for the 10th day on Tuesday with Chinese nomads now reported to have erected tents with the help of Chinese Army inside Indian territory to protest against an ongoing irrigation canal work. As the BJP MP from Ladakh Thupstan Chewang termed the...
  • Chinese city creates smartphone sidewalk lane for those 'too engrossed in their phones' Yesterday

    Beijing: Taking a cue from an American TV program, the Chinese city of Chongqing has created a smartphone sidewalk lane, offering a path for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going. But the property manager says it's intended to be ironic - to remind people that...
  • Young Japanese man promoting peace gives free hugs Yesterday

    A young Japanese man has been traveling three years through Asia distributing 'free hugs for peace' in an initiative to bring people together, His videos have registered more than 1.5 million views on Youtube. Koichi Kuwabara, 29, began his adventure just after graduating from university and has since toured South Korea,...
  • India-China relations go beyond 'plain arithmetic': Modi Yesterday

    New Delhi: As Chinese President Xi Jinping embarks on a landmark visit to India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the relationship between the two countries goes beyond "plain arithmetic" and he was confident that the neighbours can "script history" by enhancing cooperation. Reflecting the importance India attaches to the...
  • Chinese city of Chongqing creates a smartphone footpath Yesterday

    Beijing: Taking a cue from an American TV program, the Chinese city of Chongqing has created a smartphone sidewalk lane, offering a path for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going. But the property manager says it's intended to be ironic - to remind people that...
  • Ahmedabad decked up to welcome PM Narendra Modi Yesterday

    Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's homecoming, Ahmedabad is all decked up to welcome him. The city is prepared to host Modi's meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday. The duo will visit Hridaykunj and will then go on to the Sabarmati riverfront, one of state's showpiece projects. ...
  • What China's 'peaceful rise' means for India Part II: India and China in history Yesterday

    History is central to all nationalist mythos. This is especially true for China, whose perceptions of its past substantially contribute to its conduct in the present and to its belief in the inevitability of its emergence as a super power. And in this context, Western scholars over the last 300...
  • You'll never walk into a pole again: Chinese city creates a cellphone sidewalk lane for people who cannot walk without texting Yesterday

    Beijing: Taking a cue from an American TV program, the Chinese city of Chongqing has created a smartphone sidewalk lane, offering a path for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going. But the property manager says it's intended to be ironic - to remind people that...
  • Ahmedabad decked up for a grand welcome to PM Modi, Chinese President Xi Jinping Yesterday

    Ahmedabad: Ahmedabad is decked up for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's homecoming. This will be his first visit after taking over as the Prime Minister. A day later, the city will host Chinese President Xi Jinping. The Gujarat government as well as BJP state unit are leaving no stone...
  • Three MoUs to be inked during Chinese President Xi's Gujarat visit 2 days ago

    Ahmedabad: Three MoUs related to Gujarat, one of them for setting up an industrial park near Vadodara, will be signed in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping during their meeting on September 17. Xi will start his India visit from on Wednesday and he will...
  • Gujarat delicacies, cultural programmes on menu for Chinese President Xi 2 days ago

    Ahmedabad: Putting an end to all speculations regarding the menu of the dinner to be served to Chinese President Xi Jinping who will be coming here on his maiden visit on Wednesday, the state government on Monday said that the food will consist of only Gujarati delicacies. "I know all...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 2 days ago

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  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 2 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: SC asks government to step up relief operation in flood-hit J&K 2 days ago

    The Supreme Court has expressed concerns on the rescue and relief operations in the flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir. The court has said that the state government must provide basic necessities to flood victims. ...