The Dalai Lama, reviled by Beijing as a separatist, is expected to address a human rights conference in the capital, Gaborone, and meet the president.
“The Indian side admitted to entering the Chinese territory. The solution to this problem is very simple: conscientiously withdraw,” foreign minister Wang Yi was quoted saying.
China’s development model appears to be more egalitarian than that of the US, but less so than those in European countries.
The CPI(M) cannot remain silent as China seeks to unilaterally re-wire multilateral rules and norms for Asia and beyond.
China claims most of the energy-rich sea through which about $5 trillion in ship-borne trade passes every year.
The stand-off on a plateau next to Sikkim, which borders China, has ratcheted up tension between the neighbours, who share a 3,500 km frontier.
An explosion on Friday at a shop by a busy street in the Chinese city of Hanghzou killed two people and injured 55, authorities in the area said.
Liu was jailed in 2009 for “inciting subversion of state power” after he helped write a petition calling for sweeping political reforms in China.
Chinese and Indian soldiers have been locked in a face-off over road-building in the Dokalam area of the Sikkim sector for over a month.
On social media, including Weibo and WeChat, researchers documented a significant increase in censorship after Liu Xiaobo’s death.
Liu Xiaobo, 61, was jailed for 11 years in 2009 for “inciting subversion of state power” after he helped write a petition calling for political reform.
The death of Liu Xiaobo is both an occasion to mourn a man who fought for democracy and one to think about the nature of protest and dissent.
He won the election touting his deal-making expertise, and there is an acute need of it, from North Korea to the Middle East. But beware of the fine print.
A state-run newspaper attacked Liu Xiaobo as a “despised” criminal out of step with society in China.
Tiananmen protest leader Wu’er Kaixi said negligence from China and the world led to Liu Xiaobo’s death.
According to official sources the sanctions will target “low-hanging fruit” Chinese entities – small financial institutions and “shell” companies linked to North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs
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A hero to many in the West, Liu was branded a traitor by Chinese nationalists and the Chinese government considered him a criminal.
Liu Xiaobo had suffered multiple organ failure resulting from late-stage liver cancer and efforts to save him had failed.
Tibetan rights groups have argued that the UNESCO designation of the Hoh Xil area could accelerate Chinese efforts to move nomads into settled villages.
With only a third of the country’s 60 million people connected to the grid and major cities experiencing blackouts, finding investors is tough for Myanmar.
As China builds rail and road infrastructure up to its borders, Nepal eyes its role in connecting India and China, as well as the wider world.
Manoj Joshi, senior fellow at the Observer Research Foundation and founding editor of The Wire, M.K. Venu, discuss India’s recent standoff with China.
China and India have been engaged in a standoff in the Doklam area near the Bhutan tri-junction.
China’s conditionality that Indian troops must withdraw first for any dialogue to start can be softened by employing the principle of simultaneity.
“Indian troops invaded China’s Doklam area in the name of helping Bhutan, but in fact the invasion was intended to help India by making use of Bhutan.”
The poll was seen as a referendum on the government’s economic recovery plans and the role of southern neighbour China in the landlocked but resource-rich country
Washington has said it is ready to use force if need be to stop North Korea’s weapons programs but it prefers global diplomatic action to avert catastrophe.
The groups argue the UNESCO designation will allow Chinese authorities to remove residents from the Tibetan area and threaten its nomadic culture.
Trump is considering “severe things” for North Korea, which on Tuesday test launched an intercontinental ballistic missile which could threaten US territories.
Thursday’s flight from Guam came as US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping likely prepare to meet on the sidelines of the G20 summit.
In time, the G20 summit might be remembered as the symbolic – if not substantive – end of America’s international leadership.
While China has the ability to lead on climate change, efforts to develop efficient coal plants are held back by regional differences in energy development.
The Hong Kong protests that Wong and others drove represented one of the biggest populist challenges in decades to the leaders of China’s Communist Party.
A growing number of Western politicians and activists have expressed concern about the current quality of Liu’s treatment.
Heavy rainfall, mudslides and hail caused by the annual rainy season have also killed 56 people, with 22 people still missing across 11 provinces.
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Torrential rain has lashed large parts of China, with floods damaging crops, forcing many thousands to flee their homes and killing at least 33 people.
Just as Taiwan legalised same sex marriage, Mainland China shut down the country’s most iconic lesbian social media platform.
Jaitley, who responded to China’s reference to the war the two countries had fought 55 years ago asking India to learn from “historic lessons”, had said, “If they are trying to remind us, the situation in 1962 was different and India of 2017 is different.”