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Microsoft eyes opportunities in China’s push for innovation


September 18th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Sep 18 (IANS) China's efforts to be a global innovation leader offers opportunities to foreign companies like Microsoft, a senior executive of the software giant said."We're committed to ... Read more...

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China doesn’t fret over India-Myanmar ties: Daily


May 29th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 29 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Myanmar is seen as a poor show in China, a state-owned daily said Tuesday."Inside China, Singh's visit failed ... Read more...

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Patient takes revenge on hospital for ‘ruined’ sex


May 14th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 14 (IANS) A woman at a Chinese hospital assaulted a nurse after suspecting that an operation she had undergone 16 years ago there affected her sex life.The incident ... Read more...

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Big Australian dollars to lure Indian tourists


April 19th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 19 (IANS) Buoyed by the number of Indian tourists flocking to Australia, an influential tourism promotional body has asked the Australian government to invest $1 billion to attract ... Read more...

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‘China, India, Japan to cooperate on naval escorts’


February 23rd, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 23 (IANS) The defence ministry said Thursday that China, India and Japan will step up their coordination and cooperation on international anti-piracy naval escorts."The integrated escort schedule will ... Read more...

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Apple starts China online sale of iPhone 4S


February 3rd, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 3 (IANS) Apple has opened online sales of its latest iPhone 4S in China but has not specified any delivery date to its customer, a media report said ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Australian states for vocational student visa changes


October 10th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 10 (IANS) Irked by the relaxation of visa rules just for university students, governments of the two largest Australian states New South Wales (NSW) and Victoria are now ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China’s nuclear industry to post slower growth: Report


August 31st, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 31 (IANS) China's nuclear power industry will expand at a slower rate compared with the past five years, a media report said Wednesday."China's nuclear industry base is still ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

China says no direct investment in Libya


August 27th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 27 (IANS) China does not have direct investment in Libya. It only has contract projects, an official has said.Shen Danyang, spokesman of the ministry of commerce, said reports ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Stapled visas to figure in India-China boundary talks


July 22nd, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) With China issuing stapled visas to a team of karatekas from Arunachal Pradesh, India is expected to raise the contentious issue with China at ... Read more...

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‘Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows - Part 2′ shatters several box office records


July 18th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows — Part 2" has shattered several box office records in history. On the first weekend of the release of the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

China urged to introduce animal welfare law


June 19th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 19 (IANS) Participants of an international animal welfare conference have urged China to urgently introduce an animal welfare law in the country.China shelved its first draft animal welfare ... Read more...

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China fights inflation with bank reserves hike


April 18th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 18 (ANI): China's Central Bank has raised the amount of money that banks must hold in reserve by 50 basis points, to mop up excessive liquidity and control inflation in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

In national interest, official can be sacked without probe: Court


March 31st, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The Supreme Court has held that the government need not communicate the charges against an official sacked for delinquency or hold an enquiry if doing ... Read more...

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India, US want peaceful rise of China: Palin


March 20th, 2011 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Former US vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin Saturday said India and the United States want to ensure China's peaceful rise, even as she expressed ... Read more...

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Luxury dinner could make even the richest think twice before ordering


January 28th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 28 (IANS) A luxury hotel in China is offering a special dinner package for the upcoming Chinese lunar new year that may cause even the most well-off to think twice ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Hu Jintao shrugs off Senate majority leader Harry Reid’s “dictator” claims


January 21st, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): Chinese President Hu Jintao has shruged off down claims that he is a "dictator" and that his country is a "gangster regime that murders their own people."The senate ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China poses no economic, military threat to US: Hu Jintao


January 21st, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): Chinese President Hu Jintao has assured the United States that his country is Washington's economic partner, and added that it does not intend to pose a military ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Experts to unravel mystery behind European-looking Chinese


November 21st, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 21 (IANS) Anthropologists have begun a study to ascertain if the European-looking Chinese in northwest China are the descendants of a lost army of the Roman Empire.Experts at the newly ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Room for Hindu prayers at Guangzhou Asian Games in China


November 9th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 9 (ANI):Hindus have lauded People's Republic of China for provision of religious service center to provide spiritual assistance for participating athletes, coaches, and officials of different faiths at the ... Read more...

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Will A Chinese Be Crowned Miss World?


October 29th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Only two days left for the 2010 Miss World pageant competition and a strong buzz is doing the rounds in favor of the hosting country China ... Read more...

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200 mn suffer from hypertension in China


October 24th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 24 (IANS) More than 200 million people suffer from high blood pressure in China and the disease claims 2.3 million lives a year in the country, China Daily reported Sunday.At ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

North Korea’s heir apparent planned attack on eldest brother


October 13th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 13 (ANI): North Korea's heir apparent Kim Jong-Un's aides planned to attack his eldest brother Kim Jong-nam in 2009 after the later demanded reforms in the country.China foiled the attack ... Read more...

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Deputy Army Chief says China committed to military transparency


September 17th, 2010 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Matybulak (Kazakhstan), Sept.17 (ANI): The Chinese Government has said that it is committed to making its military more transparent."All the equipment we brought here are relatively good and advanced ones," the China ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Shanghai residents most benevolent in China


August 21st, 2010 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 21 (IANS) Residents of Shanghai are the most benevolent among Chinese citizens in terms of donating to charity. A survey by MasterCard International has said 60 percent of Shanghai residents plan ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Beijing counts its population


August 16th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 16 (IANS) Beijing has begun counting its population, with some 100,000 enumerators to visit door-to-door in the month-long survey, a media report said Monday. The survey, from Aug 15 to Sep ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

China to begin domestic carbon trading


July 22nd, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 22 (IANS) China will start carbon trading in domestic businesses during the next five-year plan beginning in 2011 with an aim to reduce carbon emission. The decision was made at a ... Read more...

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Hu Jintao reaffirms importance of China-US ties


May 24th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 24 (IANS) Chinese President Hu Jintao Monday reaffirmed the importance of developing China-US ties, saying that sound bilateral ties contribute to peace, stability and prosperity in the Asia Pacific region ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Wrong economic policies, bad governance ruined India: Gadkari


May 13th, 2010 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 12 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Wednesday blamed Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government for following "wrong economic policies" and sending the country into inflation and ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘No chance of China’s admission into SAARC’


April 27th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani Thimphu, April 27 (IANS) Though China is an observer at the 16th SAARC summit that begins here Wednesday, there is no chance of Beijing getting inducted into the South ... Read more...

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China may end travel ban on HIV-positive foreigners


April 22nd, 2010 - 6:47 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 22 (IANS) China may end a decades-old travel ban on HIV-positive foreigners from visiting the country, a media report said. The ban may be lifted after the Chinese Cabinet Monday ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

China pledges to work with United States on Iran sanctions


April 13th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 13(ANI): Chinese President Hu Jintao has promised U.S. President Barack Obama that he will join in negotiations for a new package of sanctions against Iran, officials here said.However, Jintao ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Obama set to meet Dalai Lama


February 18th, 2010 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 18 (DPA) US President Barack Obama was to hold a long-awaited meeting Thursday with Tibet's spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, rebutting China's threats that the encounter would further harm ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Manmohan to meet Wen to kickstart busy day in Thailand


October 24th, 2009 - 9:46 am ICT by IANS
Hua Hin (Thailand), Oct 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh starts a hectic day here Saturday with a much awaited meeting with his Chinese counterpart Wen Jiabao that officials hope would ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China ready to roll out 35 high-speed rail lines by 2012


June 24th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, June 24 (ANI): As part of its ambitious plan, the Chinese Railway Ministry is planning to spread thirty-five high-speed rail lines measuring 11,000 kilometres throughout the country.China Daily quoted Zheng Jian, ... Read more...

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