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    China says played role in reducing Indo-Pak tension

    Reuters . Beijing/ Nairobi | Updated at 12:30am on March 20, 2019

    China played a ‘constructive role’ in reducing tension between Pakistan and India, the foreign ministry said, after the nuclear-armed rivals almost came to blows last...

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    Dalai Lama contemplates Chinese gambit after his death

    Reuters . Dharamshala | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    The Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism, said on Monday it was possible that once he dies his incarnation could be found in...

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    Critics round on Cannavaro

    Agence France-Presse . Shanghai | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    Fabio Cannavaro’s first task as China coach may be to win over a sceptical public after his appointment was met with criticism and even anger.Former...

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    China will facilitate more investment in Bangladesh: envoy

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:54pm on March 16, 2019

    Chinese ambassador to Bangladesh Zhang Zuo on Saturday said that China would facilitate Chinese companies and small and medium-sized enterprises to come to Bangladesh with...

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    China to hold more talks with India on blacklisting JeM chief

    Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2019

    China said on Friday it was willing to have more discussions with all parties concerned including India on blacklisting the head of Pakistan-based extremist group...

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    US intel official pleads guilty in Chinese spying case

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2019

    A former US Defence Intelligence Agency official will be jailed for 15 years after pleading guilty Friday to charges of attempting to sell classified information...

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    Emotional Pato quits China

    Agence France-Presse . Shanghai | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2019

    Brazilian forward Alexandre Pato on Saturday bid an emotional farewell to Chinese football after reportedly buying himself out of his contract at Tianjin Tianhai....

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    Mercedes-Benz, BMW lower prices in China after VAT drop

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2019

    BMW AG and Mercedes-Benz said on Saturday they will lower their prices in China, after the government announced it will reduce the country’s value-added tax...

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    Cannavaro named new coach of China

    Agence France-Presse . Shanghai | Updated at 12:00am on March 16, 2019

    Italian World Cup-winning captain Fabio Cannavaro was named coach of China on Friday, spearheading the ambitious country’s attempts to become a footballing force at last....

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    China delays UN bid to blacklist JeM chief as terrorist

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:50am on March 15, 2019

    China on Wednesday put on hold a request by Britain, France and the United States to add the leader of a Pakistan-based Islamist group behind...