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Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar starrer 2.0 flops in China

Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar starrer 2.0 flops in China

Two of India’s biggest blockbusters have ended up as disasters in China, in what could be a serious setback to mainstream cinema’s ongoing attempt to foray that market.Shankar’s “2:0”, starring Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar had done spectacular domestic business in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu versions. However, the film opened on September 6 in China, only

More Affordable MV Agusta Bikes India-bound

More Affordable MV Agusta Bikes India-bound!

Earlier in July, Italian motorcycle marque MV Agusta announced its partnership with China’s Loncin Motor Company to build small capacity motorcycles. It is said that four motorcycles will first come out of this partnership. But what’s even more interesting is that we’ve got confirmation that these bikes will be arriving on our shores. The facilities for its Indian

China warns Canada to stop meddling in Hong Kong

China’s embassy in Ottawa has warned Canada to stop meddling in Hong Kong’s affairs. A spokesman posted a statement on the embassy website on Sunday saying that “the Canadian side should be cautious with its words and deeds.” Canada and the EU issued a joint statement on Saturday saying the right of peaceful assembly is

2019 Porsche Macan Facelift Launched; More Affordable Than Before

Porsche had first unveiled the Macan facelift in China almost exactly a year ago. Now, the carmaker’s baby SUV has been launched in India too and it is being offered in two petrol-powered variants – the Macan and the Macan S. The Macan’s 4-cylinder variant was the most affordable Porsche in India at Rs 80.38 lakh  (ex-showroom

Death toll rises to 10 in China gas factory blast

At least 10 people have been killed, 19 severely injured and five others are missing after an explosion ripped through a gas plant in China‘s Henan Province, authorities confirmed on Saturday.  A device in the gas factory owned by the Henan Coal Gas (Group) Co. Ltd., located in the city of Yima, exploded at around

China adamant on naming Dalai Lama’s successor

China last week made clear that India’s “no” to recognise the Dalai Lama‘s successor chosen by Beijing will hurt the bilateral ties that have been on an upswing recently.Beijing has time and again asserted that the 14th Dalai Lama has no say in appointing his successor and it is the prerogative of the Chinese government.

China’s Fushida Group to ally with Hero Cycles in Punjab

China’s Fushida Group, world’s largest and most integrated bicycle manufacturer, on Wednesday announced to collaborate with Hero Cycles in the latter’s Rs 210 crore cycle manufacturing project in Ludhiana’s hi-tech cycle valley. The Chinese Group will collaborate with Hero Cycles in Punjab for manufacturing premium bicycles and electric bikes.This was conveyed by Fushida Chairman Jian

Don’t target Pakistan at SCO summit: China

China on Monday said Pakistan should not be targeted on terrorism at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit this week where Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to raise the issue of Islamabad harboring terrorists. During his first foreign visit to the Maldives after being re-elected for a second term as Prime Minister, Modi

China says won’t give in to US, will fight till the end

China on Sunday said it won’t give in to the US pressure and was ready to fight till the end in the raging trade war that has the world concerned.Releasing a white paper that elaborated its position on the ongoing trade spat with the US, China said that Washington “groundlessly” and “recklessly” accused Beijing of

Ayushmann Khurrana 'Andhadhun' crosses Rs 200 cr mark at China box

Ayushmann Khurrana ‘Andhadhun’ crosses Rs 200 cr mark at China box

Thriller drama “Andhadhun”, directed by Sriram Raghavan, earned over Rs 200 crore at the box office in China, the makers announced Monday.The film, starring Ayushmann Khurrana, Tabu and Radhika Apte, crossed the Rs 200 crore mark within 13 days of its release in the country.It released on April 3 in China under the title “Piano

Sridevi's 'Mom' to release in China on May 10

Sridevi’s ‘Mom’ to release in China on May 10

China release mom movie: On Mother’s Day, late Bollywood superstar Sridevi’s last movie “Mom” will release in China on May 10. The movie was earlier scheduled to release in China on March 22.“We wanted to pick the perfect date for the release of such a special film like “Mom” in China, which is a huge

Second factory blast in 10 days kills 7 in China

China factory blast:At least seven people were killed and five injured after an explosion occurred at a metal-processing plant in China’s Jiangsu province on Sunday. The explosion occurred at around 7 a.m. in a container of scrap metal placed in an outdoor yard of the company owned by Kunshan Waffer Technology, Xinhua news agency reported.

Trump postpones tariff hike on Chinese imports

Trump postpones tariff hike: President Donald Trump on Sunday announced that he was “delaying” raising tariffs on hundreds of Chinese import products, a hike that had been scheduled for March 1, due to the “substantial progress” being made in the bilateral trade talks being held in Washington. “I am pleased to report that the US

India brain Nobel Laureate

India should follow China to reverse brain drain: Nobel Laureate

KUSUM ARORA Jalandhar Underlining the need to identify exceptional brains, noted Nobel Laureate Duncan Haldane said here on Friday that India should follow the example of China to reverse brain drain and progress of the country. �e Nobel Laureate especially emphasised that India would have to follow the example of China to reverse brain drain

Electric China

All-Electric MG eZS Showcased In China

To be MG’s second model in India. Will be launched in 2020, a year after the Baojun 530-based SUV in India. MG claims a range of 428km on the eZS. The all-electric SUV is slated to pioneer a whole new EV range in the country. As reported earlier, British marque brand MG is entering India with a

New Toyota Corolla China

New Toyota Corolla Teased Ahead Of China Unveil

The world’s best-selling model nameplate has gotten a complete makeover. Yes, we are talking about the Toyota Corolla, which is all set to be launched in its latest avatar at the upcoming Guangzhou International Motor Show on 16 November, 2018. The 12th generation of the Corolla sedan will be displayed alongside the already-launched hatchback and station wagon

Rani Mukerji’s latest stint ‘Hichki’ crosses Rs. 100 cr mark in China

Rani Mukerji’s latest stint ‘Hichki‘ is doing wonders in China as the film has raked in a whopping Rs. 100 cr at the country’s box-office. The film has managed to achieve this feat in just two weeks of its release. In a tweet, film critic Taran Adarsh said, “#Hichki springs a BIG SURPRISE in #China…

Sandesh Jhingan appointed as India captain for China friendly

Sandesh Jhingan appointed as India captain for China friendly. Indian defender Sandesh Jhingan has been appointed as the captain of the national football team for their upcoming international friendly match against China at the Suzhou Olympic on Saturday. Reflecting on the appointment, Indian head coach Stephen Constantine said that the footballer has got the right

Haojue Breaks Cover China

Haojue DR300 Breaks Cover in China

Haojue, Suzuki’s local partner in China, has unveiled a mid-capacity street naked, the DR300, at this year’s Chongqing Mobo Fair. The motorcycle’s patent images were leaked in April this year. The DR300 is reportedly based on the Suzuki GW250 (remember the Suzuki Inazuma?) with a rebored engine. The DR300 reeks of quality and offers a nice

Audi A6L China India

Audi A6L Revealed In China; Will Launch In India?

The A6L looks identical to the standard A6 both from the front and the back. It’s just the side (obviously) where the difference is the most evident: The A6L is 111mm  longer than the standard A6. The wheelbase has gone up by 100mm. In comparison, the long wheelbase E-Class that we get in India is 141mm longer