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Left Doklam behind, working with India to take relationship forward, says China

On commenting the Dokalam episode, Zhanwu said: "Yes we have left that behind and are working together to take forward the bilateral relationship".

Sep 23, 2017 07:28 PM

China to seek UN heritage tag for its freshwater pearl farming

The FAO's 'Globally Important Agricultural Heritage systems' tag, a world heritage equivalent, promotes public understanding, awareness, national and international recognition of agricultural heritage...

Sep 23, 2017 04:57 PM

Another nuclear test? North Korea earthquake a 'suspected explosion', says China

China’s earthquake administration said the 3.4 magnitude quake that hit North Korea on Saturday was a “suspected explosion”, probably another nuclear bomb test by the isolated DPRK.

Sep 23, 2017 04:57 PM

Thousands sign petition to save Uber in London after ride-hailing app firm lost its licence

In a big blow to Uber, London's transport regulator announced on Friday that it will not renew the taxi company's licence, citing 'public safety and security implications'.

Sep 23, 2017 04:52 PM

Iran successfully launches ballistic missile defying US warnings

Iran succesfully launched a ballistic missile in defiance of US warnings. Further, the Iranian President said that his country will carry on with its missile program.

Sep 23, 2017 12:24 PM

China toes UN line on North Korea, limits oils supply for long-term East Asian ally

China has announced that it will limit oil supply to North Korea in order to step up pressure on Pyongyang regarding its pursuit of missile and nuclear technology.

Sep 23, 2017 09:38 AM

Donald Trump calls Kim Jong-Un ‘madman’ as war of words escalates between two leaders

An escalating war of words between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un ratcheted up a notch on Friday as the US president dubbed North Korea’s leader a “madman,” a day after the reclusive regime hinted...

Sep 23, 2017 06:15 AM

US has no proof of Russia’s interference in American presidential election, says Sergei Lavrov

Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said that US officials have failed to provide any evidence to prove that Moscow interfered in the American presidential race.

Sep 23, 2017 05:13 AM

Know how it is possible for Nawaz Sharif to become PML-N chief again

Pakistan’s PML-N party-led government on Friday managed to pass a key clause in the Elections Reforms Bill in the Senate, paving the way for ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif to become the chief of...

Sep 23, 2017 02:35 AM

Sushma Swaraj meets US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, raises issue of terrorism, H-1B

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj during her meeting with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on the sidelines of UN General Assembly session on Friday raised the issue of terrorism and H-1B.

Sep 22, 2017 11:56 PM

Saudi cleric calls women quarter brained, suspended

Saad al-Hijri was suspended from all religious activity in the southern province of Asir after his comment was widely pilloried on social media.

Sep 22, 2017 11:46 PM

Another setback for Pakistan, China advises to resolve Kashmir issue through talks with India

In yet another jolt to Pakistan, China has dismissed the calls by the Organisa­tion of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to implement the UN resolution on Kashmir and asked Islamabad to resolve the dispute...

Sep 22, 2017 09:04 PM