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India, China to resume military exercises; Antony to visit Beijing (Second Lead)


September 4th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Against the backdrop of an imminent once-in-a-decade leadership transition in Beijing, India and China Tuesday decided to resume their stalled joint military exercises "at ... Read more...

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China to open up its low-altitude airspace


August 24th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 24 (IANS) China will relax a ban on the use of low-altitude airspace across the country starting 2013, air traffic authorities said. A series of reforms will be ... Read more...

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Myanmar establishes diplomatic ties with Luxembourg


August 16th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, Aug 16 (IANS) Myanmar has established diplomatic ties with Luxembourg, the third country that Myanmar forged links so far in 2012 after Malawi and Bhutan, said official sources Thursday.The ... Read more...

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Five Chinese women deplaned after midair brawl


July 3rd, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 3 (IANS) Five Chinese women were ordered to get off a plane after female family members of one of them assaulted a woman for reclining her seat. The ... Read more...

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China considering more joint military exercises with India


June 25th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 25 (IANS) China is considering India's proposal for holding the third round of joint military exercises, codenamed Hand-in-Hand, and this is at the "working level discussions" stage, a ... Read more...

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India plays down travel advisory, says no contentious issues with China


June 5th, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kunming, June 5 (IANS) Amid a row over a Chinese travel advisory, India's External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Tuesday said there were no contentious issues between India and China besides ... Read more...

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12 cars collide in China, three dead


February 27th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 27 (IANS) At least 12 vehicles collided in icy conditions on a highway in China, killing three people and injuring three others, officials said.The accident took place around ... Read more...

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Four killed in China bus crash


February 1st, 2012 - 2:53 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 1 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 28 injured after a bus plunged off a highway bridge in China's Guizhou province Tuesday, said authorities.The bus, en ... Read more...

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13 killed in China road accident


January 3rd, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 3 (IANS) Thirteen people were killed when a truck rammed into a bus Tuesday in central China.About 40 others were injured in the accident that took place around ... Read more...

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Over 10,000 military dogs serving Chinese army


December 23rd, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 23 (IANS) Over 10,000 dogs are presently serving the Chinese armed forces in missions like peacekeeping, post-disaster search and rescue and border patrolling, a Chinese army official has ... Read more...

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Jan Versleijen to coach Chinese Super League club


December 12th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Zhengzhou (China), Dec 12 (IANS) Dutchman Jan Versleijen has formally taken over as head coach of the Chinese Super League (CSL) club Henan Jianye located in Central China's Henan province, ... Read more...

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17 killed in road accident in east China


August 6th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by BNO News
NANCHANG, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- At least 17 people died, including four children, on Saturday in a multiple-vehicle crash in eastern China, police said.The state-run Xinhua News Agency reported that a semi-trailer ... Read more...

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17 dead in China road accident


August 6th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 6 (IANS) At least 17 people died and four were injured in a road accident in east China's Jiangxi province Saturday, Xinhua reported.The accident occurred when a semi-trailer ... Read more...

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Enjoy nature on China’s Chengdu-Kunming railway


December 26th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 26 (IANS) At 500 meters above the sea-level, China's Chengdu-Kunming railway meanders through the scenic mountains of the Sichuan and Yunnan provinces and offers a spectacular view of the ... Read more...

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China, Myanmar plan high-speed rail link


November 22nd, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 22 (IANS) China and Myanmar will soon hold discussions on a high-speed rail link between the two countries that is expected to boost trade and economic development in the region, ... Read more...

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24,000 Chinese Haj pilgrims to visit Mecca in 2010


November 2nd, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 1 (IANS) Over 24,000 Chinese Muslims will visit Mecca in Saudi Arabia for the Haj pilgrimage this year, Xinhua reported Monday.A total of 11,200 Chinese Muslims have already left for ... Read more...

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China to India car rally next year


September 15th, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 15 (IANS) A four-nation car rally that will begin from Kunming in China and end at Kolkata in India will be flagged off next year to promote connectivity and communication ... Read more...

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China endorses Bangladesh-Myanmar road project


June 17th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 17 (IANS) Beijing has agreed to implement a Bangladeshi proposal for a road link via Myanmar, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has announced after the visit of Chinese vice president ... Read more...

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51 dead in China road, rail accidents (Lead)


May 23rd, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 23 (IANS) The toll in a train accident Sunday in China's eastern Jiangxi province has risen to 19, while at least 32 people were killed in a road accident in ... Read more...

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Chinese team evinces interest in Bengal IT sector


January 27th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) A visiting Chinese delegation Wednesday evinced interest in collaborating with West Bengal in the information technology sector. "We have special interest in information technology, HRD, outsourcing and creation of ... Read more...

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Bullied Chinese dwarves turn village into theme park


September 30th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 30 (ANI): A Chinese community of dwarves was so frustrated with people making fun of their height that they turned their remote village into a theme park.Initially the tiny group ... Read more...

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Dhaka expert moots shorter Bangladesh-India link to Asian highway


August 8th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Aug 8 (IANS) A road that saves a 400-km detour between Sylhet in Bangladesh and Imphal in India has been mooted as a link to the Asian Highway Network by ... Read more...

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India has signed agreement on Trans Asian Railway Network: Govt.


July 23rd, 2009 - 11:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 23(ANI): Union Minister of State for Ministry of Railways K.H. Muniyappa on Thursday said that India has signed the Inter Governmental Agreement on the Trans Asian Railway Network in ... Read more...

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China, India to hold joint anti-terror military exercise


December 4th, 2008 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 4 (Xinhua) China and India will conduct a joint anti-terror military exercise Dec 6-14 in southern Indian state of Karnataka, defence ministry spokesman Huang Xueping said here Thursday. The exercise ... Read more...

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China Eastern Airlines to increase frequency in India


September 27th, 2008 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) China Eastern Airlines, which connects Delhi and Kolkata with three Chinese cities - Shanghai, Beijing and Kunming - will increase its operations in India from next month, ... Read more...

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China quake toll 25 (Lead)


August 31st, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Panzhihua (China), Aug 31 (Xinhua) The toll in the magnitude 6.1 earthquake that hit southwest China's Sichuan province Saturday has risen to 25, officials said Sunday.At least 400 people were injured ... Read more...

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Four killed in China earthquake (Lead)


August 30th, 2008 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Panzhihua (China), Aug 30 (Xinhua) At least four people were confirmed killed in an earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale that hit southwest China's Sichuan province Saturday. The quake struck at ... Read more...

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Wild and wacky ways to welcome the Olympics


August 3rd, 2008 - 9:21 am ICT by IANS
By Cindy Sui Beijing, Aug 3 (DPA) An acupuncturist tried to stick 2,008 needles in his head. Another man offered to give passers-by money if they brought him dead flies. And several others ... Read more...

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Beijing transport services on high alert ahead of Olympics


July 22nd, 2008 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, July 22 (Xinhua) China has put on high alert air, rail and long-distance bus services in the capital as the Olympic Games approach. Armed police with sniffer dogs began round the ... Read more...

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Chinese protest against western support for ‘Tibet independence


April 21st, 2008 - 2:02 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr.21 (ANI): People in several Chinese cities have launched protests against a demand by some Western countries to grant independence to Tibet. According to The China Daily, protests took place ... Read more...

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Summit of Mekong River countries kicks off


March 30th, 2008 - 3:01 pm ICT by admin
DPA Bangkok, March 30 (DPA) The third summit of the six-nation Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) group, connected by the Mekong River, was officially launched Sunday morning in land-locked Lao capital Vientiane, Radio Laos ... Read more...

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Next round of joint military exercise with China likely to be held in India


December 25th, 2007 - 8:22 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Dec 25 (ANI): The next round of a joint military exercise between India and China is likely to be held inside Indian Territory after New Delhi offered to hold the ... Read more...

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Malaysia Airlines sees India as the airline business market of the future


December 3rd, 2007 - 6:01 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, Dec.3 (ANI): Malaysia Airlines sees India as the next big market for the airline business, and hopes to expand its present five destinations in the country. Currently, the airline flies to ... Read more...

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