Monday, 16 May, 2022

Topic: Chinese

Mike Pompeo says US colleges are ‘hooked on communist cash’

US Secretary of State Pompeo said the Chinese communist party is 'poisoning the well' of US higher education and called for 'rigorous' oversight of students & scholars from China.

Off The Cuff with Ashley J. Tellis

In ThePrint’s Off The Cuff, Ashley J. Tellis, Senior Fellow at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, tells editor-in-chief Shekhar Gupta that the Chinese aggression in...

Chinese-born US cop ‘scouted’ for spies among Tibetans in New York, FBI says he’s China agent

Baimadajie Angwang, a naturalized US citizen, was arrested after a probe showed he was acting at the direction of Chinese officials, reporting on activities of ethnic Tibetans in New York.

US charges 5 Chinese hackers, 2 Malaysian businessmen, says more than 100 companies hit

Overall, the five hackers created millions of dollars in damages to companies in countries including the US, UK, Germany, India, Japan and Indonesia, the Justice Department said.

Chinese national arrested now for ‘running hawala network’ was held for spying in 2018

According to officials of Central Board of Direct Taxes, Luo Sang was using 8-10 bank accounts and represented fake Chinese companies in hawala operations worth Rs 300 crore.

Americans are rallying behind their Chinese restaurants after early Covid backlash

Awareness campaigns have encouraged Americans to support their local Asian restaurants. But many owners say the decision to close was due to in-house safety concerns.

Indian student in China faces backlash after posting ‘offensive slurs’ against the Chinese

The Indian student has apologised for his remarks. Jiangsu University, where he studies, has said it will take action after a probe, Global Times reported.

India likely to review rules of engagement at LAC after Galwan Valley clash

The exercise is expected to include the review of the practice of not carrying firearms at the Line of Actual Control.

Amid tensions at LAC, Amit Shah brings up China role in Covid outbreak

In an article in TOI, Union Home Minister Amit Shah also wrote about how Modi govt implemented every promise in its manifesto & rectified historical wrongs.

Serbia kicks off campaign to woo Chinese tourists all the way from Europe

For China, Serbia is one of the biggest successes in its quest to build economic ties with Europe, while the Chinese made up the bulk of tourists in Serbia last year.

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Pakistan Prime Minister-elect Shehbaz Sharif on 7 April | Photographer: Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images via Bloomberg

The four-point plan to revive Pakistan’s economy—from land reform to real estate

Pakistan must reduce non-productive expenditures like defence. The country's political economy has been overdetermined by the imperative of 'national security'.

Bad timing could hamper LIC IPO

Most early public enterprise IPOs have been trading 75% below their original price, small investors concerned.


Representational image of army personnel in Ladakh | ANI

India ‘doesn’t foresee’ border fighting with China, but ‘won’t back down’ if tensions reignite

Aim is to ensure not just disengagement of troops, but overall de-escalation. Govt in favour of solving tensions through talks as it wants peace with all neighbours including China.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.