Chinese woman released from east Indian jail after two years

A Chinese woman was released from jail in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal Friday after serving a two-year sentence for having violated visa regulations, official sources said. Jing Ping Ling, a 47-year-old Chinese woman, was arrested in July 2010 by the police from a bus in Kharibari in Darjeeling district in north Bengal. […]

Ballistic missile Agni V: new engine of arms race in Asia?

Ballistic missile Agni V: new engine of arms race in Asia?

India has made a key step in the development of its strategic potential, after successfully tested an intercontinental ballistic missile Agni V, capable of carrying a nuclear warhead. The Agni V missile can strike anywhere in China and Eastern Europe, Indian military saw it an effective deterrent to Beijing, which New Delhi is considered one […]

China deepens its economic influence in the world

China deepens its economic influence in the world

China wants to use the platform offered by the group of Brics to increase its economic influence in the world. At the summit in New Delhi, the China Development Bank will offer its four partners loans denominated in Renminbi, the Chinese currency. So far, the China Development Bank lent them only in dollars. In return, […]

China hopes to boost China-India ties at BRICS Summit

China hopes to boost China-India ties at BRICS Summit

A Chinese official on Tuesday expressed hope for the growth of China-India relations as a result of meetings between the leaders of both nations at the upcoming BRICS Summit. “Exchanges and cooperation between China and India have seen remarkable progress in recent years and China is satisfied with the current growth of bilateral relations,” said […]

Researchers: Weapons flock to Asian market

Researchers: Weapons flock to Asian market

India has become the largest importer of weapons, beating China, its main rival in Asia and the former world leader in the procurement of weapons, said the report made public yesterday by the Stockholm International Research Institute. In third place of the leading importers of arms came another long-time antagonist of India: Pakistan. Thus, the […]

China asks India to cooperate to maintain border stability

China asks India to cooperate to maintain border stability

A Foreign Ministry spokesman on Saturday asked India to work with China to maintain peace and stability in border areas. Spokesman Hong Lei made the remark when asked to make comment on a news report of Indian officials participating in activities organized by the so-called “Arunachal Pradesh” region. The report said the officials pledged to […]

China, India Hold 15th Round of Special Representatives Talks on Border Issues in New Delhi

On January 16 and 17, 2012, the 15th round of China-India Special Representatives Talks on Boundary Issues was held in New Delhi. Chinese Special Representative, State Councilor Dai Bingguo and Indian Special Representative, National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon had a candid and in-depth discussion on border issues and matters related to maintaining peace and tranquility […]

Emerging Countries to Discuss Europe’s Debt Crisis

Emerging Countries to Discuss Europe’s Debt Crisis

For the Brics, the world has changed, five major emerging countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa), will meet next week to see how they can help the euro area to overcome its current crisis. “The Brics will meet next week in Washington and we will discuss how to help the EU out of this […]