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  • News 360: Pak mob kills 3 over blasphemous Facebook post 3 days ago

    A Pakistani mob killed a woman member of a religious sect and two of her grand daughters after a sect member was accused of posting blasphemous material on Facebook, police said on Monday, the latest instance of growing violence against minorities. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey July 15, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • 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...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on Pratibha Patel's visit to China June 22, 2014

    Cyrus Broacha's take on former President Pratibha Patel's visit to Beijing. She visited Beijing to meet the President of China. The meeting was high on ceremony and light on policies. ...
  • US to prosecute Chinese officials for hacking in to American firms' accounts May 20, 2014

    US prosecutors are in the middle of a series of cyber crime crackdowns. The United States has announced charges against 5 Chinese officials for hacking in to American companies' accounts to steal their trade secrets. The hackers are believed to be the officers of People's Liberation Army in China. ...
  • Chinese satellites spot object of suspected missing Malaysian plane March 22, 2014

    Malaysia's Defense Minister said a Chinese satellite has spotted a large object along a broad stretch of ocean where officials hope to find the Malaysian plane that has been missing for more than two weeks. Hishammuddin Hussein told reporters that he had been informed that a Chinese satellite had spotted...
  • 'Missing Malaysian plane: Co-pilot spoke the last words' March 17, 2014

    The co-pilot of a missing Malaysian jetliner spoke the last words heard from the cockpit, the airline's chief executive said on Monday, as investigators consider suicide by the captain or first officer as one possible explanation for the disappearance. ...
  • Malaysian plane was 'deliberately' diverted: Reports March 14, 2014

    An investigation into the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner is focusing more on a suspicion of foul play, as evidence suggests it was diverted hundreds of miles off course, sources familiar with the Malaysian probe said. ...
  • Meet Eagle Dad whose 6-year-old son has piloted a plane February 18, 2014

    A Chinese man called Eagle Dad is pushing his young son to the extreme to toughen him up. The 6-year-old boy has already piloted a plane, became the world's youngest sailor and is achieving much more. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Inside China January 11, 2014

    The programme covers all about rise and success of China as well as the challenges facing the country. China has changed its face in the recent past with Beijing and Shanghai emerging beaming with skyscrapers. ...
  • iPhone to be available in China from January December 24, 2013

    The iPhone will now be available in China from January. Apple has reached a deal with China mobile, the company will now gain access to millions more potential subscribers. ...
  • Rao lashes out at politicians, says they have done little for research November 17, 2013

    Venting out the dissatisfaction in the scientific community over "inadequate" funding, Bharat Ratna awardee and eminent scientist CNR Rao on Sunday had an angry outburst as he called politicians 'idiots' for giving them 'so little'. ...
  • China eases 30-year-old one-child policy November 16, 2013

    China has unveiled its boldest set of economic and social reforms in nearly 30 years. It has relaxed the one-child policy and eased up the markets in order to put the world's second largest economy on a more stable footing. ...
  • Watch: Modi crackers selling for Rs 1000 this Diwali October 29, 2013

    A week to go for Diwali and fire crackers with Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's image are a huge success. The cracker is being sold for Rs 1000. Vendors said crackers with Modi's brand on them are giving the ones imported from China a stiff competition. ...
  • The Last Word: How significant is the Prime Minister's visit to China? October 24, 2013

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday signed several agreements including one on border defence along the Line of Actual Control with China in Beijing. Singh, who is in China on a three days visit, met his counterpart Li Keqiang on Wednesday morning to sign the deals. The Border Defence Cooperation...
  • News 360: Government presses panic button as onion prices touch Rs 100 in Delhi October 22, 2013

    Onion prices have soared to an unprecedented Rs 100 a kg is some parts of the national capital while ranges between Rs 60 to 80 a kg in several other cities. In one of the first measures, the government decided that it will float tenders for the urgent import of...
  • Happy with my performance, says Aditya Mehta October 19, 2013

    After becoming the first ever Indian to reach the final of a major ranking event, Mehta lost the title match 0-5 to world No.4 Ding Junhui of China. ...
  • Bhutan-India relation stood the test of time, says Tshering Tobgay October 4, 2013

    Bhutan Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay talked about the relation with India and said there is no 'rough patch' regarding fuel subsidy. He said, "Relations between India and China have stood the test of time." ...
  • BJP accuses government of soft approach towards China September 6, 2013

    There was an uproar in Parliament with members demanding a statement from Defence Minister AK Antony over the reports of Chinese incursion on Thursday. BJP leader Yashwant Sinha accused the government of soft approach towards China. He said, "Yes, it is definitely a soft approach. This is not just with...
  • PV Sindhu elated after making history in BWF World Championships August 12, 2013

    Shuttler Pusarla Venkata Sindhu was pleased with her overall performance despite going down to Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon 21-10, 21-3 in the semi-final of the BWF World Championships in Guangzhou, China on Saturday. Sindhu had already scripted history when she upset former world No. 1 Wang Shixian of China 21-18, 21-16 in...
  • Watch: Shocking CCTV footage of bus crash in China August 8, 2013

    A shocking bus accident in China was caught on CCTV. Footage from inside the bus shows how the bus took a wrong turn and was hit by a semi-trailer and both vehicles overturned. One person died and 23 others were injured. The accident is still under investigation. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 6, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Has UPA II been lax in securing our borders with Pakistan and China? August 6, 2013

    The Pakistani attack on a border domination patrol of the Indian Army at the Line of Control near Poonch in which five Indian soldiers were killed and one injured saw the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance Government facing a tough time in Parliament with the Opposition blaming that Centre of not...
  • Watch: China man's 18 metre tightrope walk between 2 hot air balloons August 1, 2013

    A Chinese daredevil does a brisk 18-meter tightrope walk on a beam barely 5 centimeters wide. He did this between two hot air balloons and completed the walk in just 38 seconds to enter the Guinness Book of World Records. ...
  • Watch: Miraculous escape for 4 people from a massive mudslide in China July 29, 2013

    A car with four people was almost buried underneath a massive mudslide, but fortunately the four people in it escaped miraculously and it was all caught on CCTV cameras. Two men immediately got out of the car after the mudslide and later another man also escaped. With the help of...
  • Cabinet clears Rs 64,000 crore proposal for a new Indo-China border unit July 18, 2013

    The Cabinet has cleared Rs 64,000 crore proposal for raising a new China oriented mountain strike corps. The corps is tasked for the defence of the east where intrusions by the Chinese troops are on the rise. It will take nearly seven years to raise and will comprise of three...
  • India must seek clarification over Chinese General's comment: BJP July 5, 2013

    A Chinese General on Thursday warned India against provoking "new trouble" by increasing its military deployment at the border. ...
  • Jackie Chan inaugurates China Film Festival in Delhi June 20, 2013

    Jackie Chan, who enjoys a huge fan following in India, inaugurated the first ever China Film Festival which opened with Chan-directed 'The Chinese Zodiac' in New Delhi. ...
  • Parents look for prospective brides, grooms at China speed-dating expo May 31, 2013

    The matchmaking business in China has always been big business like in India. But unlike India, parents are flocking to major exhibitions to find the matches for their children. ...
  • Working on a trade package with China: Salman Khurshid May 21, 2013

    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, who is on a three-day tour to India, said that the two countries have far more common interests than differences. ...