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China pollution: Beijing to be hit by another bout of smog

Beijing, Jan 12, China’s capital Beijing and the neighbouring provinces will be affected with the fresh bout of smog following a considerable rise in the pollution levels, the China National Environmental Monitoring Centre warned today. The Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and Shandong, Shanxi, Henan provinces will be hardest hit from January 12 to 17. Beijing and Tianjin

Beijing Winter Olympics promote foreign employment in China

Beijing, Dec 29, As the clock ticks down to the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics, more and more foreigners specializing in winter sports are finding employment opportunities in China. Keith Dorin, a Canadian over 60, is one of them. He is an ice-maker for curling. This is a highly technical and specialized skill, reports Xinhua news

Beijing house fire: Five killed, eight injured

Beijing house fire: Five people were killed and eight others injured when a residential building caught fire in Beijing’s Chaoyang district early today. The fire broke out at a village house in Shibalidian Township, the fire department said. The injured were taken to hospital, state-run Xinhua news agency reported. The fire was triggered by flames from an

Other developing nations can adopt China’s growth model: Xi

Beijing, Oct 18, President Xi Jinping today said China will emerge as a modern and prosperous nation by 2020 and suggested that other developing countries could adopt the same growth model to transform the lives of their people. Unveiling his two-stage plan to make China a “great modern socialist country” by mid-21st century, Xi, General

Road building in Doklam will be long-term trend: Chinese daily

Beijing, Oct 9, China will continue to build the road in Doklam and India’s strong reaction to the “logical” construction is “eccentric”, a Chinese daily said on Monday. The Indian media last week reported that China was widening the existing road 10 km from the site in Doklam where Indian and Chinese troops were locked

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Sri Lanka signs Hambantota port deal with China

Sri Lanka on Saturday signed a $1.1 billion deal with China to lease the southern Hambantota port to Beijing, after several months of delay caused by protests. Hambantota port, overlooking the Indian Ocean, is expected to play a key role in China’s “One Belt, One Road” initiative, otherwise known as the new Silk Road, which

Doval's visit meant for BRICS, not solving border standoff: Chinese media

Doval’s visit meant for BRICS, not solving border standoff: Chinese media

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS Continuing their tirade against India, the state owned Chinese media has said the upcoming visit of Indian National Security Adviser Ajit Doval to Beijing is only meant for BRICS meet and not for solving the current border standoff between the two sides. In

7 years old brother took his sister to hospital

7 years old brother took his sister to hospital

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS This picture is from Beijing, where a 7-year old brother takes his ill sister to hospital. They are Orphan and girl suffered with Kidney problem. One day earlier, when his sister suffered with severe pain then Jhao took her to

Ajit Doval to visit Beijing for BRICS NSA's meet on July 27-28

Ajit Doval to visit Beijing for BRICS NSA’s meet on July 27-28

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS Amid the ongoing stand-off between India and China over the Doklam issue, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval is set to visit Beijing to attend the BRICS NSA‘s meeting on July 27-28. Meanwhile, yesterday, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said that all the countries, including Bhutan,

China’s launch of second heavy-lift carrier rocket fails

China’s launch second heavy-lift carrier rocket fails. Beijing, Jul 2 (PTI) China’s attempt to launch its second heavy-lift carrier rocket ‘Long March-5 Y2’ today failed after abnormity was detected during the flight, official media reported. Abnormity was detected during the flight of the rocket, which blasted off at 7:23 pm (local time) from Wenchang Space

India attends SCO meeting in China

Amid a stand-off in the Sikkim sector with Chinese troops, India has attended an SCO meeting in China to enhance anti-terrorism and border control mechanisms among member nations, the first plenary meeting after India and Pakistan became full members of the China- dominated security grouping. Seven Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) member states including China, India and Russia participated in the organisation’s meeting

China launches its first X-ray space telescope

China launches its first X-ray space telescope

China launches its first X-ray space telescope.  On Thursday China successfully launched its first X-ray space telescope to study black holes, pulsars and gamma-ray bursts. The satellite was launched at 11:00 am from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China’s Gobi Desert into orbit which was a Long March-4B rocket along with 2.5-tonne telescope .The Hard X-ray Modulation Telescope

Chinese rappers warn S Korea on US missile defense system

Chinese rappers warn S Korea on US missile defense system. Beijing, May 17 (AP) A rap group backed by China’s government is warning South Korea in a video that “you’re going too far” with the deployment of a US missile defense system opposed by Beijing.A member of the group CD REV says government officials worked

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India’s objections to Belt and Road Forum to get Beijing’s “special attention”

India’s refusal to join China’s Belt and Road Forum was “partly a show” for domestic politics and aimed at piling pressure to get Beijing’s “special attention”, a state-run Chinese daily said today.“India hopes that it can shape bilateral relations more actively, and expects China to give special attention to the interests of India. But this

Putin says Russia not involved in cyberattack, blames US

Putin says Russia not involved in cyberattack, blames US. Beijing, May 15 (AFP) Russia had nothing to do with a massive global cyberattack, President Vladimir Putin said today, criticising the US intelligence community for creating the original software. Hundreds of thousands of computers in more than 150 countries have been hit by the ransomware attack,

Putin says Russia sees no need to arm Syrian Kurds

Putin says Russia sees no need to arm Syrian Kurds. President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that Russia saw no need to arm the Syrian Kurds, but said Moscow would maintain working contacts with them.“Unlike other countries we are not announcing any arms deliveries to Kurdish formations,” said Putin, who was speaking in Beijing. “We

China’s Xi says OBOR summit reaches consensus, achieves +ve Results

China’s Xi says OBOR summit reaches consensus, achieves +ve Results. China’s first ever Belt and Road summit, held in Beijing over the last two days, has reached a broad consensus and achieved positive outcomes, President Xi Jinping said on Monday.Xi’s signature foreign policy, the Belt and Road initiative, will not base cooperation on ideological grounds

Oil jumps as Saudi, Russia take lead and extend supply cuts to Mar 2018

Oil jumps as Saudi, Russia take lead and extend supply cuts to Mar 2018. Oil prices jumped 2 percent on Monday after the energy ministers of the world’s two biggest producers Saudi Arabia and Russia jointly said that a crude production cut would be extended from the middle of this year until March 2018.Brent crude

Venezuela hopes no country hinders China’s ‘fantastic’ Silk Road initiative

Venezuela hopes no country hinders China’s ‘fantastic’ Silk Road initiative. China’s Belt and Road initiative is “fantastic” but obstacles could arise from some countries who see it as a potential threat, a senior official from Venezuela said on Sunday.“We wish for those other countries in the world not to make any obstacles to the success

China, Philippines to start South China Sea talks this week – Ambassador

China, Philippines to start South China Sea talks this week – Ambassador. China and the Philippines will start bilateral consultations on the disputed South China Sea this week, the Philippine ambassador to Beijing said, as Manila looks to ease tensions with Asia’s top economic power. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who is visiting Beijing this weekend