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    Winning war is no better than losing one

    Vijay Prashad | Updated at 12:00am on September 19, 2020

    US PRESIDENT Donald Trump and his ‘war council’ — led by secretary of state Mike Pompeo — have amplified their aggression against China. What began...

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    India digs tunnel to boost defences on China frontier

    Agence France-Presse .AtalRohtang Tunnel, India | Updated at 02:10pm on September 18, 2020

    A tunnel nearing completion in the Indian Himalayas will slash by hours the time it takes troops to reach the Chinese border, part of an...

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    China says COVID-19 vaccine could be ready for public by Nov

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 10:35pm on September 15, 2020

    A China-developed coronavirus vaccine could be ready for the public as early as November, a Chinese official has told state television, as the global race...

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    ICDDR,B to begin China vaccine trial this month

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 11:51pm on September 13, 2020

    The third stage trial of a COVID-19 vaccine developed by China’s Sinovac Biotech Limited is likely to begin late this month at seven hospitals in...

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    China releases 5 Indians detained near Tibet

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:17am on September 13, 2020

    China on Saturday released five Indian nationals it detained in a region bordering Tibet, the Indian army said, days after the two sides agreed to...

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    EU, China to talk trade as tensions mount

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 10:40pm on September 12, 2020

    EU leaders hold video talks with Chinese president Xi Jinping on Monday hoping to make progress on trade and investment, even as tensions mount between...

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    China, India agree to disengage at border

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:31am on September 12, 2020

    India and China have agreed to ‘disengage as soon as possible’ after troops engaged in a series of clashes at their disputed Himalayan border, according...

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    Russia, China hackers targeting US vote

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:44pm on September 11, 2020

    Microsoft said Thursday it thwarted recent cyberattacks from China, Russia and Iran targeting both Republican and Democratic presidential campaigns, as technology giants scrambled to...

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    North Korea issues shoot-to-kill orders: US

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:40pm on September 11, 2020

    mKorean authorities have issued shoot-to-kill orders to prevent the coronavirus entering the country from China, according to the commander of US forces in the South....

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    India hails ‘game-changer’ French jets as China tensions soar

    Agence France-Presse . Ambala | Updated at 11:00am on September 11, 2020

    India’s defence minister hailed the formal commissioning on Thursday of the country’s first new French Rafale jets as a ‘strong message’ to its adversaries, amid...