Sunday, 2 October, 2022
TopicChina-India relations

Topic: China-India relations

India-China SCO ‘cold war’ shows we have different ideas of normality—military or economic

Perhaps it is time to take a page or two from the Cold War textbooks, suitably translated into an Asian language of choice.

China says price surge in Covid medical supplies to India due to import of raw materials

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying told a media briefing that China has been encouraging its companies to meet India's procurement to meet the country's spike in Covid cases.

Stop surging prices of Covid supplies, restore frequency of cargo flights: India tells China

The decision by China's Sichuan Airlines to suspend 11 cargo flights for 15 days from 26 April amplified cargo flight disruptions and it is yet to restore services to India.

China regrets India’s decision to not allow Chinese companies to conduct 5G trials

Chinese embassy spokesperson Wang Xiaojian Tuesday said that excluding Chinese telecommunications companies from the trials hinder the improvement of India's business environment.

Xi Jinping writes to PM Modi, offers China’s support to counter Covid crisis

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin Friday said that China has exported 26,000 ventilators and oxygen generators to India this month.

India calls for complete disengagement of troops in eastern Ladakh to rebuild ties with China

Addressing the ICWA-CPIFA Friday, Indian Ambassador to China Vikram Misri questioned Chinese officials ignoring the consensus reached by leaders of the two sides.

China, India must create ‘enabling conditions’ to resolve border issue, says Wang Yi

The Chinese foreign minister said that the border dispute wasn't the 'whole story' of the China-India relationship, and that both countries were friends but they should shed suspicion.

How Chinese cyber-attacks, Mumbai blackout depict a new era of low-cost high-tech warfare

In episode 694 of #CutTheClutter, Shekhar Gupta highlights what the repeated attempts by Chinese hackers targeting Indian power system and now vaccine-making firms mean.

Anonymous US paper says China’s Xi Jinping is biggest threat to US — what it means for India

In episode 676 of Cut TheClutter, ThePrint Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta analyses a new paper in the Atlantic Council which has caught the attention of the strategic world.

Ladakh shows Russia won’t choose between India and China. It doesn’t want to

US sanctions on Russia as well as its determination to paint Vladimir Putin as the bad guy is driving Moscow into Beijing’s arms. Make no mistake, this is a willing embrace.

On Camera


Wild elephants monitored under thermal UAVs in Maharashtra | RESQ Charitable Trust

We monitored wild elephants, leopards in villages with thermal drones first time in Maharashtra

Whether it's monitoring wildlife, mitigating conflict, capturing of wildlife on field, UAVs are effective tools to complement existing on-ground efforts.
A man counts Indian currency notes inside a shop in Mumbai, India | Reuters/Francis Mascarenhas

RBI tells state refiners to reduce dollar buying in spot market, contain sharp fall in rupee

RBI has ensured that $9 billion has been made available at overseas branches of some Indian banks for the country's three state-run refiners to tap, according to sources.


File photo of former Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria after flying a MiG-21 of 51 Squadron at the Srinagar airbase | ANI

Famed IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman’s MiG-21 Squadron bows out from Srinagar today

Known as the ‘Sword Arms’, number-plating of the squadron was done Friday. It has made way for MiG-29s to be the new 'guardian of the Valley'.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.