Friday, 18 January, 2019

Topic: China

China warns its citizens against new Indian threat: babas, Godmen & spiritual gurus

The alert was issued after a Taiwanese actress promoted a spiritual course offered by a south India-based organisation.
Borosil's range of insulated bottles | Facebook

Want ‘Make in India’ only — Ahmedabad taxman rants against Chinese water bottles

An Income Tax official shot off a letter to the administration department, calling China ‘exploitative’ & ‘narcissistic’, and asking for Indian-made bottles.
File photo of Justin Trudeau | Scott Olson/Getty Images

China sentences a Canadian to death for drug trafficking, Trudeau calls verdict arbitrary  

Theresa May urges parliamentarians to give the Brexit deal ‘a second look’ and House Republicans unseat leader from committees over white supremacy remark.

India to construct 44 strategic roads along borders with China and Pakistan

The Central Public Works Department has been asked to construct 44 "strategically important" roads along the India-China border to ensure quick mobilisation of troops in case of a conflict.
Donald Trump

White House prepares for border wall as Donald Trump threatens national emergency

Japan PM Shinzo Abe speaks in support of Theresa May and Mike Pompeo speaks in Cairo about Trump’s vision for Middle East.
Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping | Graham Crouch/Bloomberg

Gap between India and China looks wider if we compare our states to their provinces

New Delhi can take enough lessons from Beijing.
The H-6K bomber aircraft

This bomber, a mainstay of the Chinese air force, is now being deployed against India

After the 2017 Doklam stand-off, the Chinese army has turned the gaze of the H-6K bomber aircraft towards India by deploying it at Wugong.
Pedestrians walk past the Bund Bull statue in Shanghai

New study raises questions about China’s borrowing at World Bank

World Bank still loans an average of $2 billion a year to China.
A Uighur-owned restaurant in Xinjiang, China

This is how Islam is getting a Communist makeover in China

Reports from China suggest that the country will soon release a five-year 'outline' for the 'Sinicisation' of Islam.
Sushma Swaraj

‘Time for zero tolerance towards terrorism’: Sushma urges global cooperation

Speaking at the Raisina Dialogue, external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj said no country, big or small, is immune to the existential threat of terror...
hiren gohain

Does sedition law apply to JNU & Assam cases or is it being used as tool to stifle dissent?

Ten JNU students, including Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya have been charge-sheeted under the sedition law for raising ‘anti-India’ slogan...