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US Diplomat Lashes Out At China Over Restricting Access To Tibet

Dec 05, 2020 PTI

The United States is committed to helping Tibetans safeguard their way of life, American diplomat Robert A Destro said.

Tibetan Political Leader Visits White House For First Time In 60 Years

Nov 21, 2020 PTI

Dr Lobsang Sangay's visit is expected to set an optimistic tone in the dialogue between China and the Dalai Lama

China Finally Congratulates Biden, Harris For Victory In US Presidential Election

Women hold half of the sky: China on victory of Harris as the first woman Vice President-elect.

Will Joe Biden’s China Policy Work?

Nov 12, 2020 Vappala Balachandran

The US President-elect has pledged a ‘tough’ policy towards Beijing, while co-operating ‘where our interests converge’

China Declines To Congratulate Biden; Says His Victory Should Have Legal Endorsement

We noticed Biden declared himself the winner: Chinese official

05 November, 2020

Wary China Hopes For Smooth Ending To US Presidential Poll Amid Grim Forecast Of Ties


Chinese observers forecast that whether it is Trump or Biden, they are expected to follow tough and hardline policies towards Beijing.

28 October, 2020

China Says Border Standoff With India Bilateral Issue; Criticises US' Indo-Pacific Strategy


The remarks by the Chinese Foreign Ministry came a day after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo assured India that the US stands firmly with it to confront threats to its sovereignty.

18 September, 2020

US Bans WeChat, TikTok Citing National Security

Associated Press (AP)

The US government said its order will 'combat China's malicious collection of American citizens' personal data.'

28 August, 2020

China Has Escalated Its Exercise Activities By Firing Ballistic Missiles In South China Sea: Pentagon


Conducting military exercises over disputed territory in the South China Sea is counterproductive to easing tensions and maintaining stability, the Pentagon said.

07 August, 2020

Trump Admin Considering Crackdown On Chinese Companies Listed In US


As per the proposal, as reported by US media, the Chinese companies listed on American stock exchanges like New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ be subject to audit by US regulators or else they would be delisted.

27 July, 2020

American Flag Lowered As US Departs Chengdu Consulate In China

Associated Press (AP)

China ordered the closing of the consulate on Friday in retaliation for a US order to close the Chinese Consulate in Houston.


23 July, 2020

Closure Of More Chinese Embassies 'Possible', Says Trump As US Shuts Down Consulate In Houston


The US move came after the Justice Department said that hackers working with the Chinese government targeted firms developing vaccines for the coronavirus and stole hundreds of millions of dollars worth of intellectual property and trade secrets from companies across the world.

23 July, 2020

US Escalates Tensions With China, Orders It To Close Consulate In Houston

Associated Press (AP)

China denounced the order as 'outrageous' and said it would draw a firm response if not reversed.

26 June, 2020

How Should We Interpret Mike Pompeo’s Support To India Amid China Standoff?

Seema Guha

It is one thing to send additional warships to the Indo-Pacific waters to warn China that smaller countries around the South China Sea cannot be bullied. But it is quite different across a land border.

23 June, 2020

Global Times Among 4 Chinese Official Media Outlets Designated As 'Foreign Missions' By US


The four Chinese media outlets designated as foreign missions on Monday are China Central Television, China News Service, the People's Daily and the Global Times, taking the total number to nine.

10 June, 2020

US Comes To UK's Rescue, Slams China's Bullying Tactics To Pressurize HSBC Bank


US said China has reportedly threatened to punish British bank, The Hong Kong and Sanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC), and to break commitments to build nuclear power plants in the United Kingdom unless London allows Huawei to build its 5G network.

30 May, 2020

Donald Trump Bans Entry Of Certain Groups Of Chinese Students To US


Donald Trump's announcement came amidst escalating confrontation between the US and China over trade, the origins of the Covid-19, security crackdown in Hong Kong and the communist giant's military moves in the South China Sea.


28 May, 2020

US Congress Approves Sanctions On China Over Crackdown On Uighur Muslims

Associated Press (AP)

Despite the limitations, the sanctions amounts to the first concrete step by a government to penalize China over the treatment of Uighur Muslims since the existence of the mass internment camps became widely known in recent years.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz