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Opium Wars sparked off Chinese nationalism: Writer Julia Lovell


August 1st, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) The 19th century Opium Wars between China and Britain over the opium trade constituted the founding event of Chinese nationalism and marked the beginning ... Read more...

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US returns seized ancient artifacts to China


March 12th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.12 (ANI): The United States has returned over a dozen ancient artifacts to China, after they were seized by law enforcement officers from illegal traffickers as part of Operation Great Wall, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Krishna to attend RIC ministerial meeting in China


November 14th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 14 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna will leave for China today to attend the 10th Russia, India, China (RIC) ministerial meeting.This is the sixth stand-alone meeting and ... Read more...

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China sticks to one-child norm


September 27th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 27 (IANS) China will stick to its one-child norm in the coming decades to maintain a low fertility rate, a top population official has said, despite concerns about the policy's ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Surat diamond traders flay arrest of Indians in China


January 13th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Jan 13 (IANS) There was considerable anxiety Wednesday in Surat, the hub of India's gem cutting and polishing industry, following reports that 21 Indians have been detained in China on charges ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chinese-made amphibious aircraft to take off in 2013


October 21st, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 21 (ANI): The first Chinese-made large amphibious aircraft about the size of an Airbus 320 is scheduled to take off in 2013, and ready for mass production in 2015. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Tibetan leader takes on China over Arunachal


September 15th, 2009 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Mayank Aggarwal Dharamshala, Sep 15 (IANS) Arunachal Pradesh is an integral part of India, the prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile said Tuesday, adding that Chinese military incursions into India were ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Prepared remarks of President Obama at the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue


July 27th, 2009 - 10:08 pm ICT by admin
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The following are President Obama's prepared remarks from his speech during the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue at the Ronald Regan Building and International Trade Center in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Ex-US envoy warns of India-US ties’ downturn, sounds CTBT alert


May 5th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Warning of a downturn in India-US relations in the short term, former US ambassador Robert D. Blackwill Tuesday said New Delhi may face pressure from the ... Read more...

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Chinese couples splash PS1k on butterfly weddings!


March 21st, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21 (ANI): Loved up Chinese couples certainly don''t care about the ongoing recession - they are spending as much as 1,000 pounds just to be showered in clouds of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

China threat? Enough space for both countries, says India


November 8th, 2008 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) The government Friday sought to downplay remarks by External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee describing China as “a strategic challenge” and underlined that there was “sufficient space” for ... Read more...

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Prime Minister leaves for Japan, China


October 21st, 2008 - 11:11 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh has left on a five-day visit to Japan and China today.Dr. Singh will be in Japan from October 21 to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

German reporter’s camera captures China’s changes in 30 years


September 30th, 2008 - 8:53 am ICT by IANS
Hamburg, Sep 30 (Xinhua) In April 1976, Martin Kummer, a journalist with The Hamburg Morning Post, paid a three-week visit to China and shot hundreds of photos across the country, then a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Prachanda to visit China today


August 23rd, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Aug 23 (ANI): Nepals Prime Minister Prachanda is scheduled to leave for Beijing today to attend the Olympics closing ceremony. During his visit Prachanda'' will meet Chinese President Hu Jintao. He ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Grand opening ceremony marks start of Beijing Olympics


August 8th, 2008 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug. (ANI): China today opened its gates to culture, life and the world of sports at a hugely colourful and gala extravaganza of 24th Olympics inaugration here on Friday evening. ... Read more...

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Musharrafs visit to China re-scheduled for tomorrow (Lead: Musharraf)


August 6th, 2008 - 11:13 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, August 6 (ANI): Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf is likely to leave for China on Thursday to attend Olympics opening ceremony in Beijing.In view of our special relations with China, the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Musharrafs visit to China cancelled


August 6th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Aug 6 (ANI): President Pervez Musharraf, who was earlier expected to leave for China today to attend the opening ceremony of the Beijing Olympics, has cancelled his visit.A member ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Musharraf to visit China today, may meet Bush on the sidelines of Olympics


August 6th, 2008 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Aug 6 (ANI): Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf is expected to leave for China today to attend the opening ceremony of the Beijing Olympics on Friday, and he is likely ... Read more...

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Mukherjee hands over Padma Bhushan to China’s bed ridden “Sanskrit Guru”


June 6th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen Kapoor Beijing, June 6 (ANI): It was an emotional moment for 97-year-old Ji Xianlin when visiting Indian Foreign Minister Pranab Mukherjee handed over the coveted Padma Bhushan award to him ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India dispatches more relief to quake-hit China


May 19th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by admin
Kanpur, May 19 (ANI): India dispatched another planeload of relief to earthquake-hit China today. "On receiving the order to dispatch relief to China, we are sending some tents, blankets and sleeping bags, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Tibetan exiles stage sit-in protest in Guwahati


April 8th, 2008 - 10:26 pm ICT by admin
Guwahati, Apr 8 (ANI): Tibetan exiles in Guwahati staged a sit-in protest against China today."Whosoever is in Tibet, they are struggling for their freedom but they do not have the right ... Read more...

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Mysore-based Tibetans protest against China


March 26th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by admin
Mysore (Karnataka), Mar.26 (ANI): As Chinese law enforcement personnel continued their crackdown on Tibetans in Lhasa and in other parts of Tibet, Tibetan monks and settlers based in Mysore participated in ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

China urges countries to ensure smooth progress of Olympic torch


March 25th, 2008 - 9:31 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 25 (ANI): China today urged countries on the route of the Olympic torch to ensure its smooth progress; a day after a protest marred the flame's lighting.It further ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

China to resolutely crush, smash Free Tibet protesters


March 22nd, 2008 - 12:28 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 22 (ANI): China today said that it would pursue its crackdown in Tibet to the bitter end in a bid to smash opposition to Beijing's rule in the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Putin’s foreign policy: achievements and failures


March 1st, 2008 - 10:04 am ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Moscow, March 1 (Ria Novosti) As Russia braces for presidential elections Sunday, strategic planners are looking at the achievements and failures of the country's foreign policy under President Vladimir Putin. First, ... Read more...

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India and China sign 11 documents for enhancement of bilateral cooperation


January 14th, 2008 - 7:53 pm ICT by admin
By Ashok Dixit Beijing, Jan.14 (ANI): India and China today inked eleven documents that covered five Memoranda of Understanding, which were approved by the Indian Cabinet before Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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India and China sign 11 documents for enhancement of bilateral cooperation


January 14th, 2008 - 7:15 pm ICT by admin
By Ashok DixitBeijing, Jan.14 (ANI): India and China today inked eleven documents that covered five Memoranda of Understanding, which were approved by the Indian Cabinet before Prime MInister Dr. Manmohan Singh embarked ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sex main cause of HIV prevalence in China today


November 30th, 2007 - 3:45 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, November 30 (ANI): Chinese Health Minister Chen Zhu has revealed that the rates of new HIV/AIDS infections in the country are declining, and that the disease is now being transmitted ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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