2016: World welcomes New Year despite terror fears

New York - Millions welcomed in the New Year with Champagne and cheers Friday, although tightened security put a damper on festivities in Europe...

China firm wins bid for New Delhi-Mumbai bullet-train study

Beijing - A consortium led by a state-owned Chinese firm has won a bid for a feasibility study into a high-speed rail link between...

India, China sign 24 deals worth over $10 billion

India and China on Friday signed 24 deals worth over $10 billion to improve bilateral ties. The progress came amid India's Prime Minister Narendra...

Indian PM Modi leaves for China with trade on mind

New Delhi - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday left for China on an official visit focused on boosting trade ties between Asia's...

India’s Modi heads to China as rivals seek common ground

New Delhi - India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take his global investment push to China this week, as Asia's rival superpowers look to...

Modi says China has ‘right’ to seek regional influence

New Delhi - India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has played down fears over China's growing regional clout ahead of his landmark trip to Beijing,...

Western media failed to deter Chinese investors: PEW

Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Sunday said Pakistan offers best investment-friendly and incentives- driven policies offering limitless opportunities to foreign investors.Foreign investors shouldn't let...

China offers Sri Lanka olive branch and warnings

Beijing  - President Xi Jinping worked to mend relations with Sri Lanka on Thursday as Chinese state-run media warned the island nation's new government...

China Arrests Ex-Security Chief For Corruption, Leaking Secrets

BEIJING— Chinese authorities have arrested former domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang and expelled him from the ruling Communist Party, accusing him of crimes ranging from...

Tibetan mega-dam begins operation

Beijing - China has begun generating electricity from Tibet's biggest ever hydropower project, state-run media reported, the latest dam development on Himalayan rivers that...

Hong Kong Protests Cloud China’s National Day

BEIJING— As China marked its National Day Wednesday, a defiant gathering of thousands of people in Hong Kong demanding deeper electoral reforms for the port...

As US Strikes Syria, China Sees Parallels at Home

BEIJING—As U.S. airstrikes began hitting targets of the Islamic State terrorist group in Syria, China says it supports international efforts to crack down on...

China Begins Separatism Trial of Uighur Scholar

BEIJING— China has begun its trial of ethnic Uighur scholar Ilham Tohti, a widely-regarded academic who has also openly criticized China’s ethnic policies in the...

China’s President Xi to make first state visit to India

Beijing  - China's President Xi Jinping will make his first state visit to rival Asian giant India next week, officials said Tuesday, as Beijing...

China set to become world’s largest economy by 2024: IHS

Beijing,  A report has revealed that China is set to become the world’s largest economy by 2024. A global industrial data and analysis company...

China `cool` about India, Japan huddling together to contain Beijing

Beijing, While the Japanese media is abuzz with speculations that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi are working on...

US must stop surveillance flights to China to repair damaged ties, warns Beijing

Beijing,  China has reportedly warned the United States to stop surveillance by patrol aircrafts near its territory if it wants to repair the damaged...

China executes eight terrorists in Xinjiang

Beijing, Eight terrorists in Xinjiang province in China have reportedly been executed after the Supreme People''s Court sentenced them to death for involvement in...

China Urges Public to Walk, Ride Bikes to Help Cut Smog

BEIJING— China has issued a “behavioral standards” guide to combat pollution and reduce environmental damage, urging people to do everything from walking and riding bicycles...

China Hesitant to Accuse Russia for Plane Crash

HONG KONG — The missile attack against a civilian airliner high above eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 aboard, is already seen as a pivotal moment in...