China Senior Diplomat Urges Pakistan To Investigate Bus Blast

July 15, 2021

Senior Chinese diplomat Wang Yi urged Pakistan to investigate a blast on a bus that killed 13 people, including nine Chinese workers, but stopped short of calling it an attack, according to a post on Thursday on the foreign ministry's website. A Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson called the Wednesday blast a bomb at | Read more|

US, Japan Show United Front On China In Biden's First Summit

April 17, 2021

The United States and Japan vowed Friday to stand firm together against an assertive China and to step up cooperation on climate change and next-generation technology as President Joe Biden made his first summit a show of alliance unity. Waiting nearly three months for his first foreign guest due to the Covid-19 pandem | Read more|

In US, Push For Law To "Outcompete" China, Invest In Alliances Like India

February 24, 2021

US Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer has asked his Democratic colleagues to draft a legislative package to "outcompete" China, create new American jobs and invest in strategic partners and alliances like NATO and India.On a caucus call on Tuesday, Mr Schumer discussed his push to direct Senate committees to draft a | Read more|

The day after, Army chief flags: China’s moves lead to conflict

February 13, 2021

A day after New Delhi confirmed the start of the disengagement process at Pangong Tso as a first step to resolve the nine-month military standoff in Ladakh, Army chief General MM Naravane cautioned against Beijing’s recent moves, including along the Line of Actual Control, which “have created an environment of conf | Read more|

Was On Phone For Two Straight Hours With Xi Jinping: Joe Biden

February 12, 2021

US President Joe Biden said Thursday that his first phone call with Chinese leader Xi Jinping since taking office lasted two hours. "Last night, I was in the phone for two straight hours with Xi Jinping," Biden told reporters -- an unusually long interaction for a US president, with whom even face-to-face meetings rare | Read more|