Monday, 4 July, 2022
TopicHuawei Technologies Co.

Topic: Huawei Technologies Co.

With row over Covid vaccine testing, Canada-China relations go from bad to worse

Chinese customs hasn’t approved shipments of a drug developed by a Tianjin-based firm for testing in Canada. Trudeau government will turn its focus to other partners as a result.

The concert of democracies will shift its no-Huawei focus to India

New Delhi allowed Huawei to participate in 5G trials, but Ladakh has changed the narrative. The Chinese company may find it difficult to clear security hurdles.

Ex-Canadian diplomat in China jail for 576 days amid Huawei stand-off, wife fights for release

Michael Kovrig is an apparent pawn in a geopolitical battle over Huawei and the fate of its CFO Meng Wanzhou, who is currently in Canada's custody.

Now France begins to sideline Huawei from its mobile networks

The head of the country’s cybersecurity agency Anssi said it will grant time-limited waivers on 5G for wireless operators that use the Chinese company’s products.

China rolls out world’s largest 5G mobile phone network

Three state-owned wireless carriers were to start the networks next year but accelerated their rollout just as US dug in on a boycott of Huawei Technologies Co.

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Keep calm and carry on: Unlike wheat, rice isn’t hot yet

The world is worried that India might restrict exports of rice after wheat, pushing prices higher and worsening global food security.


Army personnel give military honours to the soldiers of Territorial Army's infantry 107 battalion who lost their lives in the Manipur Landslide, 2 July 2022, Siliguri | Credits: ANI Photo/ ANI Pic Service

A look at the Territorial Army — The Indian military’s task force hit by the Manipur landslide

The Territorial Army, a part-time military organisation for Indians who may have other jobs, is essentially a volunteer force that can be quickly mobilised in the defence of a state.

Moral, political & ideological questions on Maharashtra: 1st is simplest to answer, 3rd trickiest

What is Shiv Sena’s ideology? We might say it’s been a convenient mix of extreme ethnic chauvinism & unforgiving Hindutva. Within the second, the party retained space to manoeuvre.