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Chinese president meets Clinton


September 5th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 5 (IANS) President Hu Jintao met US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton here Wednesday and appreciated her efforts to push forward ties between the two countries. Hu ... Read more...

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Committed to ‘one country, two systems’, says China


July 2nd, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, July 1 (IANS) President Hu Jintao has said that the Chinese government remains committed to the principles of "one country, two systems", "Hong Kong people administering Hong ... Read more...

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Mass protests on Hong Kong anniversary


July 1st, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 1 (IANS) Thousands of pro-democracy marchers took to streets in Hong Kong as the former British colony marked 15 years since returning to Chinese rule.The rally takes place ... Read more...

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Krishna meets China’s would-be PM


June 6th, 2012 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 6 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Wednesday met China's Vice Premier Li Keqiang, who is expected to succeed Premier Wen Jiabao next year, and discussed ... Read more...

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Hu wants plantation drives to support scientific development


April 4th, 2012 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 4 (IANS) President Hu Jintao has called for more efforts to promote voluntary tree-planting to provide ecological support to China's scientific development.Introduced in 1981, the campaign remains effective ... Read more...

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China has taken steps to ensure n-security: Hu


March 27th, 2012 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 27 (IANS) China attached great importance to building nuclear security capacity, President Hu Jintao said Tuesday at the Nuclear Security Summit here while elaborating on the country's position, ... Read more...

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India should be careful in dealing with China: Dolma


March 26th, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 26 (IANS) Home minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile, Gyari Dolma Monday warned the Indian government to be very careful while dealing with China."The Chinese deceive. So we want ... Read more...

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14 Tibetans detained for protesting against India-China talks


March 1st, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) A group of 14 Tibetan activists were detained here Thursday for staging a protest outside Hyderabad House where the foreign ministers of India and ... Read more...

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Tibetans protest as India, China hold talks


March 1st, 2012 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) A group of Tibetan activists protested here as the foreign ministers of India and China Thursday held talks to strengthen strategic partnership and firm ... Read more...

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India, China to discuss Hu’s visit Thursday


February 29th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi touched down here Wednesday evening on a two-day visit that is expected to firm up the agenda for President ... Read more...

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Fast, prayers mark Tibetan New Year festival (Lead)


February 22nd, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamshala, Feb 22 (IANS) Thousands of Tibetan assembled in Himachal Pradesh's Dharamshala town, on the first day of the sacred Losar New Year festival on wednesday, offered prayers for ... Read more...

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China fires railway officers over train crash


July 25th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 25 (IANS) Chinese government has sacked three senior railway officials following the Saturday-night head-on crash on its high-speed rail network.The train crash occurred after one of China's first-generation ... Read more...

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Artists reveal significance of Obama’s gift to Chinese President


February 13th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 13 (ANI): US President Barack Obama had gifted his Chinese counterpart Hu Jintao a painting created by two Chinese-American artist brothers in the honour of his state visit ... 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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Nepal’s Maoist chief leaves for China


October 22nd, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 22 (IANS) Ignoring a growing political crisis at home and a call by the UN to redouble work on the wilting peace process, the chief of Nepal's largest ... Read more...

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Indian president meets Chinese premier


May 27th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Kavita Bajeli-Datt Beijing, May 27 (IANS) Indian President Pratibha Patil was Thursday extended a warm welcome here by Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao, who called her visit one of "great significance" at ... Read more...

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Chinese President to attend Nuclear Security Summit in Washington


April 2nd, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 2 (ANI): The Chinese Foreign Ministry has announced that President Hu Jintao would attend the upcoming Nuclear Security Summit in Washington."China values nuclear security, and opposes nuclear proliferation and nuclear ... Read more...

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Proper handling of Taiwan, Tibet issues key to stable Sino-US relations


April 2nd, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 2 (ANI): China has made it clear to the United States that proper handling of the Taiwan and Tibet issues, which concern China's sovereignty and territorial integrity and ... Read more...

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Cambodia deports Uighur asylum seekers back to China


December 20th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Phnom Penh, Dec 20 (DPA) The Cambodian government deported 20 Uighur asylum seekers to China on the eve of the Chinese vice president's arrival in Phnom Penh on a state visit Sunday, ... Read more...

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Obama wants stronger military, diplomatic ties with China


October 29th, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct. 29 (ANI): President Barack Obama has reiterated his administration's commitment to build an active, cooperative and comprehensive relationship with China, which requires both strong bilateral diplomatic and military ties.Obama's ... Read more...

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POK leaders justify India’s objection to Chinese projects


October 14th, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.14 (ANI): Nationalist leaders of Gilgit Baltistan have asked India to stop lip service and take stronger action to halt Chinese projects in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.Chief of Gilgit Baltistan National Movement ... Read more...

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‘Not alienating Chinese more important than White House visit’


October 9th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 9 (IANS) The Dalai Lama has said that an opportunity for President Barack Obama to raise the Tibet issue with Chinese leader Hu Jintao without alienating Beijing ... Read more...

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‘Hu Jintao absence from G8 will be a big setback’


July 8th, 2009 - 10:31 pm ICT by ANI
L'Aquila (Italy), July 8 (ANI): Taking a serious note of the absence of the Chinese president at the G8 summit, Indian officials believe that Hu Jintao's absence during the summit will be ... Read more...

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Chinese President to discuss Sino-US relations with Obama in London


March 7th, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 7 (ANI): Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi has said that Presidnet Hu Jintao will meet his American counterpart Barack Obama during the London G-20 meeting in April.Yang made ... Read more...

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China ready to deepen ties with US: Hu (Lead)


August 10th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, Aug 10 (Xinhua) China is ready to work together with the US to deepen bilateral relations in a sustained manner, President Hu Jintao said here Sunday. During a meeting with his ... Read more...

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Few Chinese presidents ever visited Tibet in five decades


July 20th, 2008 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Pranay Sharma Beijing, July 20 (IANS) Tibet may well be an "inalienable" part of the People's Republic of China, but few Chinese presidents or its paramount leaders have ever visited the region ... Read more...

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Tibetan Government-in-Exile to strive for progress during talks with China


July 1st, 2008 - 7:19 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamshala, July 1 (ANI): The Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has instructed the envoys to make every effort to bring about tangible progress to alleviate the difficult situation for Tibetans ... Read more...

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China to maintain regional autonomy for ethnic minorities: Hu


May 4th, 2008 - 6:08 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 4 (Xinhua) China said Sunday it will maintain regional autonomy for ethnic minorities on the basis of equality and unity. Regional autonomy for ethnic minorities is basic to China's political ... Read more...

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Chinese president hopes for deeper ties with Japan


May 4th, 2008 - 6:06 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 4 (Xinhua) China's President Hu Jintao said here Sunday he hoped to meet old friends and make new ones during his upcoming visit to Japan. Hu, scheduled to go on ... Read more...

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Pakistan says Tibet China’s inalienable part, decries protests


April 11th, 2008 - 9:06 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) Xinhua Sanya (China), April 11 (Xinhua) Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf Friday said he opposed all attempts to politicise and disrupt the Beijing Olympics and called Tibet an inalienable part of China. Musharraf, on ... Read more...

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Young Tibetans start ‘bald movement’ against China


March 30th, 2008 - 9:58 am ICT by admin
By Jaideep SarinDharamsala, March 30 (IANS) They are young and born outside their motherland Tibet. But many of them are now shaving their heads as a unique means of protest against China's ... Read more...

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Bush raises concerns about Tibet with Chinese president


March 27th, 2008 - 11:24 am ICT by admin
(Lead) By Arun Kumar Washington, March 27 (IANS) US President George W. Bush has raised his concerns about unrest in Tibet with President Hu Jintao of China and repeated his call to Beijing to ... Read more...

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PM to lay foundation stone for power project in Arunachal Pradesh


January 31st, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by admin
Itanagar, Jan 31 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will lay the foundation stone for the 3,000 MW Debang multipurpose hydroelectric project here today.To be set up by National Hydroelectric Power Corporation ... Read more...

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