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Chinese Minister Says India, China Must Cooperate To Strengthen Ties

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying, via his Twitter handle on March 7, said that India and China "should help each other succeed instead of undercutting". Hua added that the Sino-India relationship is about how the world's two largest developing countries cooperate and develop together. The spokesperson also emphasised that the countries should resort to peaceful negotiations during adverse situations. Recently, the armies of… read-more

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 11:20 AM / by Neha S

Tags: China, India China, indo china, Chinese Foreign Ministry

Courtesy: Zee News

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'Aatmanirbhar' India To Build Containers Earlier Imported From China

The Container Corporation of India has ordered Braithwaite and Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) to manufacture 1,000 containers each, to eliminate dependency on foreign countries. Currently, incapable of manufacturing containers, India mainly relies on China for the same. However, India faces cost-effective challenges as officials said that the country will have to make each component from scratch. Meanwhile, Braithwaite's Chairman and… read-more

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 - 12:55 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Container Corporation of India, BHEL, Braithwaite, Container, China, Aatmanirbhar Bharat

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Lower cost of production assured for Tesla by Indian government

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India Competes With China; Offers Tesla Lower Cost of Manufacturing 

India offers a lower cost of production compared to China in an attempt to make Tesla start their manufacturing unit in the country. This decision comes a week after Tesla registered a company for the imports and sale of cars. Union minister Nitin Gadkari offered Tesla a 'steal of a deal' to boost local manufacturing of electric vehicles (EVs) and other components in-order to cut cost on imports, and lower pollution as well.

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 02:29 PM / by Neha S

Tags: Tesla, Union Minister, Elon Musk, China, Electric Car

Courtesy: NDTV

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To Manage Ties, Sri Lankan Govt Grants Strategic Port To India, Japan

The Sri Lankan Government has planned to offer India and Japan a strategically located deep-rooted seaport. Seen as Lanka’s stance to balance the international ties with India and Japan, the decision came after Colombo almost pulled a  deal last month to develop the east container terminal near the Chinese-run container jetty. Additionally, the government said the countries would have an 85% stake in the under-construction west container… read-more

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 10:08 PM / by Neha S

Tags: Sri Lanka, Sea Port, India, Japan, International Relation, China

Courtesy: Times of India

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Chinese 'RedEcho' Attack Behind Mumbai Blackout: Reports

Cybersecurity company Recorded Future has hinted that 'RedEcho' - a China-linked organization - may have had a share in Mumbai's recent electricity blackout. It further revealed that RedEcho had 10 distinct Indian organizations, within power generation and transmission sectors, under its target. As per reports, Maharashtra police's cyber wing has detected over 40,000 cyberattacks originating from China, which increased owing to the border… read-more

Mon, 01 Mar 2021 - 05:39 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: China, RedEcho, Recorded Future, Blackout, Mumbai, Cyber Attack

Courtesy: Times Now

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China Remains Top Trading Partner For India In 2020

Even after tensed border relations, China stood as India's biggest trade partner in 2020. Reportedly, India did a bilateral trade of $77.7 billion. However, it was less than 2019's $85.5 billion. Besides, total imports stood at $58.7 billion, which was way more than combined purchases from the US and UAE. Moreover, the bilateral trade gap was recorded at $40 billion. Interestingly, India's export to the neighbour increased to $19 billion.

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 04:10 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: India, China, Chinese Apps, Trade relations, India- China trade

Courtesy: The Economic Times

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China Extends Support To India For Hosting BRICS 2021 New Delhi Summit

In a rare instance, China has backed India for hosting BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) 2021 summit in New Delhi. Calling BRICS a "constructive force" China's Foreign Ministry spokesman said, "we are committed to deepening strategic partnership within it to consolidate solidarity". However, the officials did not clarify if Sino President Xi Jinping would attend it. Interestingly, China has offered India support when both… read-more

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 05:54 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: India, China, BRICS Summit 2021, Foreign Ministry, India-China Border Row, Indo-China

Courtesy: Deccan Herald

Armies of India and China, Ladakh.

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India, China To Hold 10th Round Of Military-Level Talks On Feb 20

India and China are set to hold 10th round of commander-level talks on February 20 to discuss the disengagement process along the LAC. The meeting would be conducted at Spanggur Gap in Moldo, the Chinese side of the LAC. The talks will focus on disengagement of troops from Depsang, Gogra and Hot Springs in Eastern Ladakh. Moreover, the commanders can either accept the completion of disengagement or point out issues which still need to… read-more

Fri, 19 Feb 2021 - 01:53 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: India, China, Ladakh, Pangong Tso, Spanggur Gap, Moldo, Ladakh Dispute

Courtesy: The Tribune

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China Bars Airing Of BBC Network In Retaliation Of UK Banning CGTN

China’s broadcasting regulator has banned BBC World News for one year for violating guidelines in a report made on China's infamous imprisonment of around one million Uighur Muslims. The regulator, NRTA, justified its decision saying BBC "harmed China's national interests, and undermined China's national unity". Reportedly, China's move is being considered as a retaliation of UK media regulator Ofcom’s February 4 decision of banning Chinese… read-more

Fri, 12 Feb 2021 - 12:01 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: China, Uighur Muslims, BBC World News, Ofcom, CGTN

Courtesy: WION

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French Cyber Pro Finds 'Koo' Leaking Personal Data, Chinese Link

French cybersecurity researcher Robert Baptiste has claimed that Twitter's alternative ‘Koo’ app has been allegedly leaking users' data, including email, contacts, and date-of-birth. Robert tweeted a screengrab claiming information leaks. However, the Koo officials have denied a data breach. While accused of having Chinese links, the officials affirmed that associated company Shunwei would exit soon. Reportedly, three million people,… read-more

Thu, 11 Feb 2021 - 05:02 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Twitter, Koo, Robert Baptiste, Shunwei, China, Government of India

Courtesy: India Today