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Xi Jinping and fragility of Chinese politics (Comment)


September 19th, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
The appearance of China's presumptive leader Vice President Xi Jinping in the state media Sep 15 relieved the tension among many in China and abroad. It meant the consensus on the ... Read more...

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Anti-colonialism, corruption dominate weekend bookshelf (IANS Books)


August 18th, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) The bookshelf this weekend is a mix of critically-acclaimed non-fictions and powerful dramas... Browse with IANS...Book: "From the Ruins of Empire"; Written by Pankaj ... Read more...

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Chinese Communist party axes ex-minister


May 29th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 29 (IANS) Liu Zhijun, a former railway minister, has been expelled from the Communist Party of China due to "serious disciplinary violations" including corruption, China Daily reported Tuesday.A ... Read more...

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Historic opportunity for Hu Jintao to engage Dalai Lama (Comment)


March 27th, 2012 - 9:38 am ICT by IANS
History beckons China's President Hu Jintao during his India visit if he sheds entrenched antipathies and chooses to directly engage the Dalai Lama with a specific intention of initiating the ... Read more...

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Krishna to open new Indian embassy complex in Beijing


February 6th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Seeking to scale up India-China ties despite differences over some issues, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna heads to Beijing Tuesday on a three-day visit ... Read more...

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Ahead of BRICS summit, Krishna to visit China


February 3rd, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Amid renewed efforts by India and China to smooth out rough edges in their ties, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna next week goes to ... Read more...

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There is no Tibet issue, says China


January 4th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 4 (IANS) There is nothing like a "Tibet issue", a Chinese official told EU representatives.Zhu Weiqun, Executive Vice Minister of the United Front Work Department of the Chinese ... Read more...

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Xinjiang beckons Indian filmmakers


November 3rd, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Cashing in on the popularity of Bollyood films and stars like Shah Rukh Khan in China, Nur Bekri, governor of the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous ... Read more...

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Tour bus accident in northeastern China kills 4


August 15th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by BNO News
CHANGCHUN, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- At least four people were killed after a tour bus crashed in northeastern China on Monday, local authorities said.The tour bus collided with another vehicle on an ... Read more...

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Tibetans root for prime minister-elect


August 7th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Aug 7 (IANS) Cyberspace was Sunday abuzz with best wishes of Tibetans from around the world for their prime minister-elect Lobsang Sangay, who will assume office Monday.The Kalon Tripa ... Read more...

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Transparency first step for democracy in China: Dalai Lama


June 13th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, June 13 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has said that transparent governance and freedom of press are stepping stones for China to embrace democracy, according to ... Read more...

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Bob Dylan avoids controversy during his first-ever gig in China


April 7th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 7 (ANI): Singer Bob Dylan has managed to avoid controversy during his first-ever gig in China.Dylan, 69, "charged through" his set list, according to one person at the gig, leaving ... Read more...

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Chinese Communist Party official fails to find love despite 700 blind dates in 3yrs!


March 20th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 20 (ANI): Despite going on almost 700 blind dates in three years, a Chinese Communist Party official says he has failed to find true love - because women only want ... Read more...

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Marxist Jyoti Basu had a bourgeois lifestyle: Dalai Lama


February 7th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 7 (IANS) Buddhist spiritual leader the Dalai Lama stole a march on Indian Marxists Monday when he said that veteran Marxist leader Jyoti Basu himself led a bourgeois lifestyle. ... Read more...

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Chinese to get spring festival allowances


January 21st, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 21 (IANS) The Chinese State Council will give away 10.4 billion yuan ($1.58 billion) to help low-income families enjoy weeklong Spring Festival, the China Daily quoted a report carried on ... Read more...

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Gadkari in China on ‘first ever goodwill visit’ (Lead)


January 20th, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 20 (IANS) Nitin Gadkari, the first BJP president to visit China, said Wednesday that New Delhi's relationship with Beijing "has evolved, has grown, has matured, and it has become ... Read more...

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Gadkari in Beijing for five-day visit


January 20th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 20 (IANS) There is "consensus across the political spectrum in India for cooperative and cordial ties with China", said BJP president Nitin Gadkari, who is here on a five-day ... Read more...

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China looking for common ground with US: President Hu


January 17th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Jan.17 (ANI): China will seek to find common ground with the United States in a bid to resolve existing bilateral disputes, said President Hu Jintao ahead of his visit to Washington ... Read more...

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Next Chinese leader ‘redder than reds’: Wikileaks


December 19th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Dec 19 (IANS) Leaked US diplomatic cables portray the anointed Chinese leader Xi Jinping as incorruptible, disinterested in extra marital affairs and a Communist hardliner who is "redder than reds".Der Spiegel, ... Read more...

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Chinese leader meets PM, calls for mutual understanding (Second Lead)


November 1st, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Ahead of Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao's visit here in December, senior Chinese Communist Party leader Zhou Yongkang Monday called on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and conveyed ... Read more...

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Communist leaders to meet Chinese leaders Monday


October 30th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Indian Communist leaders will meet leaders of the Communist Party of China here Monday as they visit the country to take part at a conference organised by ... Read more...

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Chinese Communist Party leaders to attend Congress conference


October 28th, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Leaders of the Communist Party of China (CPC) will take part at a conference here Nov 1 organised by the Congress as part of exchanges between ... Read more...

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India, China accelerate diplomatic engagement amid simmering tension


October 23rd, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct. 23 (ANI): After a lull, leaders of India and China are all set to engage at a diplomatic level in the coming weeks.The Prime Minister, Dr.Manmohan Singh, will ... Read more...

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Chinese Communist Party to promote political restructuring


October 18th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 18 (IANS) The ruling Communist Party of China (CPC) Monday vowed to make vigorous efforts to promote political restructuring and said great impetus would be given to economic reforms.The ... Read more...

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Former n-firm chief expelled from Chinese Communist Party


October 18th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 18 (IANS) Members of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Monday endorsed a decision to expel Kang Rixin, the former chief of China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), from the party's ... Read more...

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Power struggle between reformists, hardliners raging in North Korea over succession?


September 25th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 25 (ANI): A fierce battle is being reportedly waged in North Korea between Chang Song-taek, the rogue state's second-in-command, and a group of senior reform-minded officials, as Kim Jong-il prepares ... Read more...

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Mass murderer Mao killed 45 million Chinese during ‘Great Leap Forward’


September 3rd, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.3 (ANI): China's communist ruler Mao Tse Tung killed 45 million of his people between 1958 and 1961 during what was dubbed as the world's biggest man-made famine.According to a historian, ... Read more...

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Dissident says China premier’s caring image a sham


August 17th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.17 (ANI): A Chinese dissident is facing the possibility of being sent to jail for rubbishing Premier Wen Jiabao's image as a kindly, caring grandfather in his book.The picture of tearful ... Read more...

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China’s advice for Delhi Commonwealth organizers on tackling corruption


July 30th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jul 30 (ANI): Sharing China's experiences of tackling corruption during the 2008 Beijing Olympics, a top Chinese Government official had a word of advice for the organizers of the 2010 ... Read more...

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China against distinguishing between India and Pakistan


July 30th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 30 (ANI): China would like to have friendly relations with both India and Pakistan, senior members of the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party said here today.Participating ... Read more...

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‘India must learn from China how to sell its strengths and achievements to world’


June 29th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, June 29 (ANI): The Centre for Independent Studies' researcher and author of Unrealised Potential: India's Soft Power Ambition in Asia, Dr. John Lee has come up with his interpretation of the ... Read more...

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Publication of former China premier’s Tiananmen diary halted


June 20th, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, June 20 (DPA) Publication of a diary by China's former premier Li Peng detailing events leading up to the 1989 Beijing crackdown on democracy activists has been halted, a news ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama urges China to address Tibetans issue


May 27th, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by ANI
Patna (Bihar), May 27 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Thursday urged the Chinese Government to address the issues of Tibetan people.Dalai Lama said that in 1980, China had offered ... Read more...

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Tibetans stage march on 51st anniversary of Tibetan uprising


March 10th, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamshala, March 10 (ANI): Hundreds of Tibetans-in-exile along with foreign tourists marched in Dharamshala to mark the 51st anniversary of the uprising against the Chinese rule on Wednesday (March 10).Buddhist monks and ... Read more...

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New Chinese Governor lampoons Dalai Lama, says only socialism can “save” Tibet


March 7th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Lhasa (Tibet), Mar.7 (ANI): Only socialism can "save" Tibet and guarantee its development, said Padma Choling, the new Chinese-appointed governor of the region.Choling also lampooned the Dalai Lama's indecision on who would ... Read more...

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