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China slams US media silence over Pfizer vax deaths in Norway

New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) China has slammed the US media for its silence over the deaths of 23 Norwegian elderly patients who were vaccinated with Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. Twenty-three elderly Norwegian people died after receiving Pfizer vaccines and the country...

China blasts Trump admin for imposing new sanctions on Chinese firms

Beijing, Jan 16 (IANS) A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman rebuked the Trump administration for blacklisting some Chinese companies with alleged military ties, which he said has shown the world exactly what bullying is. Spokesman Zhao Lijian told a press briefing...

Jaishankar calls out China, Pak on terrorism, unveils 8-point plan

By Arul Louis, (IANS) Calling out Pakistan for its support for terrorism and China for providing terrorists cover against sanctions, India's External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar has unveiled an eight-point plan against the global scourge. Before his speech on Tuesday...

China’s muscle flexing brings France and India together

By Ranjit Kumar, Amid simmering military tensions between India and China over Ladakh, France has slammed Beijing, pointing out that Paris supports New Delhis security concerns including Kashmir. “Whether it be on Kashmir, we’ve been supportive of India in the...

‘China ready to work with WHO Covid-19 probe team’

Beijing, Jan 9 (IANS) China is ready to receive a World Health Organization (WHO) expert team which would conduct investigations into the origins of the novel coronavirus, a senior health official said here Saturday. China and the WHO have reached...

Citing India, Trump blocks 8 Chinese apps over national security

San Francisco Jan 6 (IANS) Taking India's example of banning more than 200 Chinese apps, US President Donald Trump has signed a new executive order that blocks transactions with Chinese companies running eight apps, including Jack Ma-owned Ant Group's...

Stung by China, Brazil turns to India for Covid-19 vaccine

By SPS Pannu, (IANS) Let down by the Chinese vaccine candidates which have run into a major credibility crisis, Brazil has now turned to India to secure consignments of the more reliable AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine made by the Pune-based Serum...

India launches drive against clandestine entry by Chinese firms

New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) After banning Chinese apps, India has now launched an offensive against Chinese companies trying to enter into security related sectors. At a Cabinet Committee on Security meeting, the government approved the National Security Directive on the...

Codeword ‘India’ figures over 100 times in major China data leak

By Aarti Tikoo Singh, (IANS): 'India' figured over 100 times in cryptic codewords in the leaked database of the Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) employees embedded in some of the biggest global companies and government agencies. Around two million CCP members who...

Double-lane roads essential for Army’s mobilisation at northern border with China

By Sumit Saxena, (IANS) The ongoing military confrontation between India and China, in the Himalayas for over the past six months, has cast its shadow on three roads — Rishikesh to Gangotri (231 km), Rishikesh to Mana (281 km)...

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Jaishankar says that Indian foreign policy is about a multi-polar world

New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) The External Affairs Committee of Parliamentary Affairs met on Saturday to brief members of...