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  • Ahmedabad hotel denies issuing 'diktat' to northeast Indian staff during Chinese President's visit 8 hours 14 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: Hours after the Union Home Ministry ordered a probe into reports that employees of an Ahmedabad hotel from the northeast were asked to stay away from duty during Chinese President Xi Jinping's recent visit, the city police and hotel management have denied issuing any such instruction. "I am not aware...
  • Things are changing in China: Dalai Lama 9 hours 1 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Chinese President Xi Jinping's open admission of Tibet playing a key role in China's culture is reflective of the change in the country's attitude, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama said here on Monday. "Recently, President Xi Jinping in Paris publicly expressed the position that Buddhists have a very...
  • Kiren Rijiju refuses to comment on Chinese incursion 12 hours 52 minutes ago

    China's People's Liberation Army added seven new tents within the Indian territory. Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said, "It's a difficult terrain. What happens in what sector is difficult to ascertain. We will have to see the report first, it would not be correct to comment before...
  • Seeing business, Gujaratis flock to learn Chinese languages 17 hours 16 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: With Gujarat hoping to boost trade ties with China after President Xi Jinping's recent visit, more are more Gujaratis are thronging institutes imparting training in various foreign languages especially to learn Chinese with a view to explore business opportunities in the neighbouring country. Several pacts were inked between the two...
  • 'Xi's visit to India shows China's neighbourhood diplomacy' Yesterday

    Beijing: Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to India and three other countries highlighted China's sincerity and determination in advancing its neighbourhood diplomacy, official media said on Sunday. India, Sri Lanka, the Maldives and Tajikistan which Xi visited are emerging countries struggling for prosperity, a commentary by state-run Xinhua news agency said....
  • Experts hail Modi interview, say PM not responsible for all statements by party members Yesterday

    Reacting to Narendra Modi interview with CNN's Fareed Zakaria, experts says the PM has rigntly struck the chord. His words will boost confidence in country. ...
  • Chinese pitch seven tents in Chumar; stand off continues Yesterday

    Leh/New Delhi: The stand-off in Chumar area of Ladakh area took a new turn on Sunday with Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) pitching seven tents well within the Indian territory and showing no signs of withdrawing from the territory. The Chinese who had arrived in vehicles on Saturday in Chumar, 300...
  • Modi's interview to boost confidence in the country: Experts Yesterday

    Analysing the Modi's CNN world exclusive interview, experts say that the interview will boost confidence in the country....
  • We need to be more realistic, says businessman on Modi's China remark Yesterday

    Reacting to the 'We need not to copy China, but reclaim our lost glory' remark on PM Modi in CNN world exclusive interview, businessman Mohandas Pal says China is way ahead of us and we can not ignore their model of growth. ...
  • Democracy is our great legacy, it's in our DNA, says PM Narendra Modi in CNN World Exclusive Yesterday

    Terming democracy as a great legacy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his world exclusive interview to CNN said that it is only due to India's inherent strength that a person like him born in a poor family has been able to become the PM of the country. Speaking on the need...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on Indo-China 'bonhomie' Yesterday

    Cyrus Broacha takes on the recent India visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping which was followed by incursion in Ladakh by the former's army troops. ...
  • TWTW: Watch news spoofs by Cyrus Broacha Yesterday

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', watch Cyrus Broacha's spoofs on the news this week. ...
  • India need not become China, it has to regain its lost glory: PM in CNN world exclusive interview Yesterday

    New Delhi: Asserting that the current era belonged to Asia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a world exclusive interview to CNN said that India was at par with China, adding that the two nations were growing at a similar pace. Reminiscing the days when India was called the 'Golden Bird', Modi...
  • Chinese province sets up anti-terror law society 2 days ago

    Beijing: An anti-terrorism law society, one of the few in China specialising in the study of anti-terrorism law, was established on Saturday in China's Yunnan province. Based in the law school of Yunnan University, the organisation is expected to become a government think tank, Xinhua quoted society head Qiao Hanrong as...
  • Ladakh: Another Chinese intrusion, over 50 troops enter Chumar 2 days ago

    Leh/New Delhi: A day after 100 troops were reported to have crossed into Indian territory, over 50 more People's Liberation Army(PLA) troops entered the the Chumar region of Ladakh on Saturday. The troops had earlier withdrawn from the same area. The incursions are taking place even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi...
  • Jinping realistic, more principled than his predecessors: Dalai Lama 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Saturday hailed Chinese President Xi Jinping as "more realistic" and said he seems to have "more principles" than his predecessors. He said there is no need of any conflict between India and China and "the only way is (to) remain peaceful on the...
  • Xi's India visit put ties into historic phase: Chinese FM 2 days ago

    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 China-India ties into a new historic phase," Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said during a...
  • Give North East share of China's investment to India: Tarun Gogoi 2 days ago

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday sought a share of China's US dollar 20 billion investment committed by its President Xi Jinping for the north eastern region. "North East (NE) is a part of India. Give importance to NE and Assam. We are neighbours of China. In fact, we...
  • Carefully following process initiated by PM on Chinese incursions: MEA 2 days ago

    New Delhi: After Prime Minister Narendra Modi raised the issue of Chinese incursions in Ladakh with Chinese President Xi Jinping, India on Saturday said it was carefully following the process initiated by Modi and an outcome was awaited. The reaction by External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Syed Akabaruddin came in response...
  • India has great potential under Modi's leadership: Dalai Lama 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Tibetan spiritual leader The Dalai Lama is hopeful that the new Chinese leadership will work towards better Indo-China relations. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, The Dalai Lama said, "China's leadership style has changed. The new leadership is talking about harmony. President Xi Jingping should promote harmony in neighboring...
  • China shuts around 1.8 million accounts in pornography crackdown: Report 2 days ago

    Beijing: China's Cyperspace Administration has closed nearly 1.8 million accounts on social networking and instant messaging services since it launched its anti-pornography campaign in April, state news agency Xinhua reported on Saturday. The campaign has been focused on shutting down websites showing pornography and services used to solicit prostitution. Most of the...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 3 days ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • News 360: Xi Jinping wraps his first visit to India, will invest $20 billion 3 days ago

    Chinese President Xi Jinping wraps up his first visit to India. Xi's landmark visit saw India and China reaffirm their commitment for mutual cooperation. China is investing $20 billion in India, and 12 agreements were signed on Thursday. ...
  • Doordarshan anchor loses job after naming China's Xi 'Eleven' 3 days ago

    New Delhi: An Indian TV news anchor has been sacked after she referred to Chinese President Xi Jinping as 'Eleven' Jinping, apparently confusing Xi's name with the Roman numerals XI, a senior official at the state television channel said on Friday. Xi left India on Friday after a visit to boost...
  • Xi Jinping invites PM Modi to visit his hometown Xian in China 3 days ago

    Beijing: Buoyed by his visit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state Gujarat, Chinese President Xi Jinping in a reciprocal gesture invited him to his hometown Xian, where the famous Buddhist monk Hiuen Tsang spent his last years after his return from India some 2,000 years ago. Xi invited Modi on...
  • Chinese President Jinping meets Manmohan Singh, Sonia on 3rd day of his India tour 3 days ago

    New Delhi: On the third and final day of Chinese's President Xi Jinping's India visit, he met former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the national capital on Friday. Jinping also met Congress President Sonia Gandhi and other party leaders. He met Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan too. "The meeting took place at...
  • Alibaba secures its place in history as largest US-listed IPO of all time 3 days ago

    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has secured its place in history as the largest US-listed initial public offering (IPO) of all time. The IPO has raised up to $22 billion, setting an all time record. The stocks are priced at $68 per share, signaling strong demand. Alibaba, which was founded by...
  • China not warlike, says Xi, as border standoff dominates India trip 3 days ago

    New Delhi: China is not a warlike nation, President Xi Jinping said on Thursday, during a rare trip to neighbour India that was dominated by a standoff on a barren Himalayan plateau between soldiers from the world's two most populous nations. Robust comments from Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the dispute...
  • India, China sign 16 pacts worth $20 bn in two days 4 days ago

    Chinese president Xi Jinping announced investments worth 20 billion dollars over the next five years. Sixteen agreements were signed, which included two industrial parks in India and investments in the Railways. Jinping also invited PM Narendra Modi to visit China next year. ...