China’s restive Xinjiang province reports Covid-19 cluster with 16 new cases

[ad_1] China’s Xinjiang reported 16 new locally-transmitted Covid-19 cases on Friday, health authorities said Saturday as the country readies to battle a new front against the outbreak in the remote northwestern region. The jump in cases on Friday followed one new case, and eight more asymptomatic ones, which were reported on Thursday. All the cases […]

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China says it’s not trying to replace US, will fight back against ‘malicious slander’

[ad_1] China isn’t seeking to confront or replace the United States as the world’s top technological power, but will fight back against “malicious slander” and attacks from Washington, a foreign ministry spokesperson said Friday, responding to a litany of recent accusations from the Trump administration. Hua Chunying said China’s chief concern was improving the livelihoods […]

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China moves Mars rover Tianwen-1 into place for nation’s first mission to Red Planet

[ad_1] China has moved a rocket into position to launch a rover to Mars in one of three upcoming missions to the red planet, one from the U.S. and another by the United Arab Emirates. The Long March-5 carrier rocket is China’s heaviest-lift launch vehicle and has been used experimentally three times, but never with […]

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“Love People Of India, China. Want To Do Everything To Keep Peace”: Donald Trump

[ad_1] Over the past several weeks, the Trump administration has come out in support of India against China. Washington: US President Donald Trump has said that he wants to do everything possible to keep peace for the people of India and China, according to his spokesperson. Over the past several weeks, the Trump administration has […]

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India Categorically Denies Giving Up Territory In Ladakh To China

[ad_1] Top military commanders of India and China have discussed the next steps in the pullback. New Delhi: There is absolutely no change with respect to India’s position on the Line of Actual Control, the Ministry of External Affairs said on Thursday, in its most full-throated rebuttal yet to reports that New Delhi had ceded […]

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“Not Interested In Talking To China” About Phase 2 Deal: Donald Trump

[ad_1] For months, Donald Trump has blamed China for sending the coronavirus to the United States Washington: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday shut the door on “Phase 2” trade negotiations with China, saying he does not want to talk to Beijing about trade because of the coronavirus pandemic. “I’m not interested right now in […]

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China sanctions top US arms company, lashes out at US over South China Sea

[ad_1] China and the US on Tuesday continued to deepen their ongoing multi-front diplomatic tussle with Beijing lashing out at Washington for rejecting Chinese claims over the South China Sea (SCS) as “illegal” and also sanctioning American defence giant Lockheed Martin for selling missiles to the self-ruled democracy, Taiwan. On Monday, reversing a policy of […]

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Tibetan Representatives Meet WHO, UN Officials In Delhi; Demand Probe Into Virus Origin

[ad_1] The memorandum urged for a transparent understanding of the source of the virus (Representational) New Delhi: Representatives of 10 Tibetan associations met with the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the United Nations (UN) officials in Delhi and submitted a memorandum, demanding a transparent investigation into the source of the infection. The WHO scientists are […]

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