Thursday, 20 January, 2022
TopicIndia-China relations

Topic: India-China relations

Modi govt considering easing curbs on some Chinese investment

Govt rules mainly aimed at China currently require scrutiny of investment proposals from firms that are based in bordering countries or have an investor from one of them.

Shouldn’t turn ‘New Year’s sweets into bullets’, Chinese paper hits out at India’s Opposition

In an editorial, The Global Times praised the exchange of sweets between Chinese and Indian soldiers on New Year & blamed India's Opposition for turning 'sweets into bullets'.

China never offered ‘credible explanation’ for some actions, says Jaishankar

At Bloomberg New Economy Forum in Singapore, External Affairs Minister says 'I don’t think Chinese have any doubts on where we stand on our relationship & what’s not gone right’.

India-China hold another round of diplomatic talks, but disengagement still not in sight

At the virtual diplomatic-level talks under the WMCC framework Thursday, New Delhi and Beijing decided to hold the next round of dialogue between military commanders soon.

China not to attend NSA-level meet on Afghanistan hosted by India citing scheduling reasons

The high-level dialogue, to be chaired by NSA Ajit Doval, will review the security situation in the region arising from recent developments in Afghanistan.

Peace & tranquillity in border areas an essential condition, Foreign Secy Shringla tells China

At a seminar on ‘Leveraging China’s Economy’, Harsh V. Shringla says India hopes the Chinese will work with it to bring ‘satisfactory resolution’ to current issues.

Indian diplomat’s mic goes off while criticising China’s CPEC project at UN meet

The sudden 'mic failure' at the UN Sustainable Transport Conference hosted by China from 14 to 16 October created a flutter and took several minutes to restore.

Peace, tranquillity in border essential for development of India-China ties, Shringla says

Foreign Secretary Harsh Shringla said the development of relationship between the two countries can only be based on '3 mutuals'- mutual respect, mutual sensitivity & mutual interests.

Russia and China have more in common than communism. They have same enemies and ambitions

In 'Blinkers Off: How will the World Counter China’, senior journalist Gaurie Dwivedi explores the rise of China, its threats and ways to counter it.

In message to India, Xi vows to expand border construction, urges Tibetans to defend country

China will strengthen infrastructure construction along border & encourages people to defend the territory & build the homeland, Xi said during his visit to Tibet.

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NALSA was supposed to be India’s beacon for legal aid. But it’s stuck in a systemic rut

More than 80% of India’s 1.3 billion people are eligible for legal aid. But only 15 million have benefitted from it since NALSA was established in 1995.

NTPC looks to coal imports to avoid new power crunch

India’s largest electricity producer is aiming to secure cargoes starting from April, when power consumption in India typically surges on summer cooling demand.


File photo of IAF drone seen flying in Leh on 18 Nov 2020 | ANI

Indian firm gets foothold in prized global ‘kamikaze’ and armed drones market

Global demand for loitering munition & armed drones saw a jump after Azerbaijan was able to defeat superior Armenian armed forces in 2020 with the help of these systems.
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Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.