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Joe Biden-Xi Jinping summit: Good beginning, but virtual outcome
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Joe Biden-Xi Jinping summit: Good beginning, but virtual outcome

The meeting turned out to be just a conversation between ‘old friends’ over their critical differences over strategic, economic and political developments in recent years

Joe Biden, Xi Jinping to hold virtual summit today; Taiwan likely to top agenda
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Joe Biden, Xi Jinping to hold virtual summit today; Taiwan likely to top agenda

The US president has largely kept the tougher approach on Beijing of his predecessor Donald Trump, with both administrations considering a rising China as the top challenge of the 21st century

Joe Biden to hold virtual meet with China's Xi Jinping on 15 November
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Joe Biden to hold virtual meet with China's Xi Jinping on 15 November

The summit will be held to discuss ways to ‘responsibly manage’ the competition between the two countries, as well as ways to work together where their interests align

In joint appeal, Pakistan, China urge world to send humanitarian aid to Afghanistan
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In joint appeal, Pakistan, China urge world to send humanitarian aid to Afghanistan

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and Chinese President Xi Jinping urged the international community to swiftly send aid to Afghanistan, where people are facing food and medicine shortages

US sabotaging China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, claims Imran Khan's aide
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US sabotaging China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, claims Imran Khan's aide

CPEC aims to connect western China with the Gwadar seaport in southwestern Pakistan through a network of roads, railways and other projects

Narendra Modi to chair BRICS summit today: Why regime change in Afghanistan makes meet significant
India

Narendra Modi to chair BRICS summit today: Why regime change in Afghanistan makes meet significant

The virtual meet comes at a time when China and Russia have already established contact with the Taliban dispensation

Communist Party marks centenary: XI Jinping says China will never be bullied, vows 'broken heads and bloodshed' for those who try
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Communist Party marks centenary: XI Jinping says China will never be bullied, vows 'broken heads and bloodshed' for those who try

Wearing a grey buttoned-up suit of the type worn by Mao Zedong, Xi, speaking from the balcony of Tiananmen Gate, emphasized the party's role in bringing China to global prominence

China takes world's second-largest hydropower dam online; dismisses warnings of environment damage
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China takes world's second-largest hydropower dam online; dismisses warnings of environment damage

The dam spans a deep, narrow gorge on the upper section of the Yangtze, China's longest river, on the earthquake-prone border between Yunnan and Sichuan provinces.

China's Xi Jinping warns US against 'meddling' in internal affairs of others
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China's Xi Jinping warns US against 'meddling' in internal affairs of others

The Chinese president's statement comes as Beijing faces increasing pressure from Washington and its allies over human rights violations, Taiwan and Hong Kong

Xi Jinping declares 'complete victory' in eradicating absolute poverty in China
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Xi Jinping declares 'complete victory' in eradicating absolute poverty in China

At a gathering in Beijing, Xi claimed that over 10 million poor people were lifted out of poverty on average each year since he came to power in 2012

World Economic Forum: China’s Xi Jinping warns global community against starting ‘new cold war’
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World Economic Forum: China’s Xi Jinping warns global community against starting ‘new cold war’

The Chinese president's comments come in the backdrop of Joe Biden's recent plans to revitalise global alliances to counter China's growing influence

Ladakh stand-off: China has given 'five differing explanations' for large troop deployment, says S Jaishankar
India

Ladakh stand-off: China has given 'five differing explanations' for large troop deployment, says S Jaishankar

The external affairs minister said this violation of bilateral pacts has very significantly damaged the relationship with Beijing, which is now at its "most difficult phase" in 30 or 40 years

Donald Trump's election claims feed Russia and China's disinformation narrative about dangers of democracy
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Donald Trump's election claims feed Russia and China's disinformation narrative about dangers of democracy

Like the Russian news media, Chinese outlets emphasised the potential for political violence in the United States all last week as the vote counts trickled in

Amid India-Nepal spat over territory, China seeks to woo Bangladesh with massive tariff exemption, vows to help it deal with COVID-19
India

Amid India-Nepal spat over territory, China seeks to woo Bangladesh with massive tariff exemption, vows to help it deal with COVID-19

China's moves assume significance coming days after Dhaka completed the process of redrawing the country’s political map through a constitutional amendment that incorporated three strategically important Indian areas of Lipulekh, Kalapani and Limpiyadhura, a move that could severely jolt relations with New Delhi.

Taiwan issue: China’s actions along LAC a dare to Narendra Modi govt as India readies for leadership role at WHO
India

Taiwan issue: China’s actions along LAC a dare to Narendra Modi govt as India readies for leadership role at WHO

There are no coincidences in geopolitics. The sudden flare-up in border tensions between India and China is not a matter of chance.

Oil bounces 8% from biggest one-day rout in 30 years on stimulus hopes, virus slowdown in China
Business

Oil bounces 8% from biggest one-day rout in 30 years on stimulus hopes, virus slowdown in China

On the demand side, the International Energy Agency said oil demand was set to contract in 2020 for the first time since 2009.

Coronavirus outbreak: 105 new deaths reported by Chinese authorities makes a total of 1,770 in two months
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Coronavirus outbreak: 105 new deaths reported by Chinese authorities makes a total of 1,770 in two months

Japan now has 413 confirmed cases, including 355 from a quarantined cruise ship, and one death from the virus.

Coronavirus outbreak claims four lives in China; health authorities confirm illness spread through human-to-human transmission
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Coronavirus outbreak claims four lives in China; health authorities confirm illness spread through human-to-human transmission

China has notified and maintained close communication with the World Health Organization (WHO) and other relevant countries and regions, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said at a regular news briefing.

Facebook blames technical error, issues apology for vulgar translation of Chinese President Xi Jinping's name
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Facebook blames technical error, issues apology for vulgar translation of Chinese President Xi Jinping's name

Facebook Inc on Saturday blamed a technical error for Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s name appearing as 'Mr Shithole' in posts on its platform when translated into English from Burmese, apologising for any offence caused.

Hong Kong protesters hurl petrol bombs at cops on Sunday morning; China deploys People's Liberation Army to clear blocked roads
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Hong Kong protesters hurl petrol bombs at cops on Sunday morning; China deploys People's Liberation Army to clear blocked roads

Fires blazed on the doorstep of a Hong Kong university into the early hours of Sunday as protesters hurled petrol bombs and police fired volleys of tear gas in some of the most dramatic scenes in more than five months of escalating violence