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The project aims to reduce carriage costs between India and Russia by around 30 per cent and bring down the transit time by more than half from the existing 40 days. New Delhi is also positioning INSTC as a viable and fairer alternative to Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative
China sees Joe Biden's new trade deal with 12 Indo-Pacific nations as threat to its dominance in region
Chinese foreign minister said Beijing will advance its accession to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Digital Economy Partnership Agreement to counter the new trade and economic initiative of the Quad alliance
In the evolving new world order, as the 2+2 strategic dialogue and Modi-Biden talks underscored, India is fast emerging as the pivot on which the balance of global power will turn
The US has said that the MCC Nepal Compact — designed to counter China’s BRI — must be ratified by 28 February 2022. But this seems difficult given the roadblocks put in place by KP Sharma Oli and Prachanda
Security experts believe that Beijing sees Sri Lanka as a geostrategic hub for the Belt and Road Initiative in the Indian Ocean
India is pro-actively engaging the leadership and people of Central Asia to realise the full potential of the bilateral and regional partnership
The Chinese government has created a vision for the State to dominate the global tech supply chains and eventually concentrate geopolitical power
There is not much detail on the Build Back Better World initiative as it applies to Africa, but there certainly is a newfound Western interest in the continent because of heightened Chinese activities in the region
China's foreign infrastructure push has saddled poor nations with $385 billion 'hidden debt', shows AidData research
A study by international development research lab AidData shows that that opaque deals with state banks and companies under China's Belt and Road Initiative has left dozens of lower income governments strapped with debt
In Blinkers Off, Gaurie Dwivedi emerges as a bold new voice outside the echo chambers that have so far dominated the discourse on India’s policy towards China
Explained: As G7 plans Build Back Better World, here's how much China has spent on Belt And Road Initiative
Compared to the post-World War domination that the US achieved, China may appear relatively new to the game. But the dragon has already made big strides; it is the US that may appear like it needs to play catch-up
India has lodged a protest with China over the CPEC, the flagship project of China's Belt and Road Initiative, because it crosses through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir
The document quoted by the media report shows Chinese officials describing SARS coronaviruses as heralding a 'new era of genetic weapons'
China halts economic dialogue with Australia in retaliation over BRI, slams Canberra's 'Cold War mentality'
Citing 'national interest', Australia cancelled two deals last month by the state of Victoria with Beijing's multibillion-dollar initiative
Last year, India had exited the RCEP agreement over concerns about cheap Chinese goods entering the country. India was a notable absentee during Sunday's virtual signing
As China draws Bangladesh closer into BRI embrace, India must step up efforts to secure its regional interests
Bangladesh became a part of the Belt and Road Initiative in 2016 and has seen its ties with Beijing grow exponentially in recent years
After snubbing India on border clash, Nepal faces reality-check as Beijing encroaches its territory to construct roads in Tibet
Nepal and India's relations have taken a turn decidedly for the worse, possibly for the first time since the ugly 2015 'blockade',
In bullying lesser powers, China is also shaping their strategic choices and forcing the nations into changing their external posture for a greater balancing manoeuvre.
China, Myanmar ink 33 deals to accelerate Belt and Road Initiative as Xi Jinping and Aung San Suu Kyi meet amid Rohingya backlash
Holding talks with Xi Jinping on the final day of his two-day visit, Suu Kyi slammed the western countries for criticising Myanmar over the handling of the Rohingya issue
'Concept wont apply to us': S Jaishankar dismisses speculation on India copying China's Belt and Road Initiative project
External affairs minister S Jaishankar on Friday shot down speculations on whether India would copy China's Belt and Road Initiative.