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.
Are Chinese lives the price to pay for doing business in Pakistan?
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.”
In Guangxi region, seven died and three were missing with more than 23,000 people being evacuated, while the number stood at eight dead and 300,000 evacuated in Hunan Province.
The ship sailed near a disputed island in the South China Sea claimed by China, Taiwan and Vietnam in an operation meant to challenge the competing claims of all three nations.
Chinese President Xi Jinping hopes the US can handle the Taiwan issue in accordance with the “one China” principle, he told US President Donald Trump on Monday.
The same rocket type had been expected to take China’s latest lunar probe to the Moon this year and to return with samples.
Xi warned that challenging the mainland’s authority was “impermissible” and that the city should crack down on moves towards “Hong Kong independence” .
The bastion of free speech under Chinese sovereignty seems to be in the throes of Tibetisation.
India has said that it is “deeply concerned at recent Chinese actions”, particularly its decision to construct a road in Doklam tri-junction in Bhutan.
According to the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative, satellite images show facilities being built on the Spratly Islands, contrary to China’s denial.
The US plans to sell Taiwan about $1.42 billion in arms, a move sure to anger China, whose help President Trump has been seeking to rein in North Korea.
India’s challenge to China is about nuclear status – the relationship that each country has to the key institutions and central players of the global non-proliferation order.
Indian army chief’s comments about the country’s readiness to fight a ‘two and a half front war’ is termed irresponsible by China
Trump is reportedly frustrated by China’s inaction over North Korea and bilateral trade and is contemplating imposing tariffs on them among other measures.
The CNPC fears that North Korea won’t be able to continue payments, and with increasing pressure on Pyongyang for its nuclear programme, “it’s no longer worth the risks”.
The diplomatic back and forth reportedly began after China refused entry to 47 Indian pilgrims who were scheduled to travel to Kailash Mansarovar through the Nathu La pass in Sikkim.
China’s foreign ministry regularly says that Beijing is doing all that it can with regard to North Korea by implementing United Nations Security Council sanctions, while also pushing for greater dialogue to reduce tensions.
The kin of the victims complained about lack of information and asked why they weren’t moved earlier. At least 93 people are missing, and 10 confirmed dead.
CPEC seems more like a Chinese project; the benefits are heavily loaded towards China, with Pakistan benefiting because it happens to be “part of the geographical terrain”.
In interviews with ten Hong Kong residents born in 1997, all of them, including an immigrant from mainland China, said they primarily identify themselves as “Hong Kongers” and that their loyalty lies with the city.
While 3,000 rescue workers are on-site, geological experts state that the chances of survival for those still missing were slim to none.
The all out attacks on minorities and on opposition governments show that the BJP and the Modi government have no regard for democracy
Not every country prepares for global health threats in the same way.
The village in southwestern China is receiving aid and the police has closed off roads around the area except for emergency services.
China continues to maintain its stance that non-NPT countries should not be allowed into the NSG.
Instead of being negatively affected by President Donald Trump’s abandonment of the TPP trade deal, trade has risen by about 6% in 2017 itself.
The US has asked China not to do business with North Korea and clamp down on their ‘illicit’ nuclear and missile programmes.
While the population might start declining after 2050, India will still remain the most populous country in the world.
Between 2005 and 2012, about 2,800 patients have died while participating in clinical trials conducted by pharmaceutical companies.
The US vice president said that Donald Trump had, however ‘kept the door open’ to renegotiating the deal or coming up with a new one.
The dual-track market approach, township-village enterprises and enhanced fiscal-federalism are important lessons the Modi government must imbibe if it wishes to enhance economic efficiency.
India, along with other BRICS nations hammered out a future roadmap for security, cooperation and exchange in Beijing this week.
The cause of the blast was also not immediately clear, although online commentators said it could have been a gas canister explosion.