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China boosts defence spending to $209 billion, over three times that of India
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China boosts defence spending to $209 billion, over three times that of India

China is the second biggest spender of defence after the US, and plans to build a fully modern military on par with the United States by 2027

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

US-China relationship one of 'strong competition', says White House after Beijing urges Joe Biden to lift sanctions
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US-China relationship one of 'strong competition', says White House after Beijing urges Joe Biden to lift sanctions

White House press secretary Jen Psaki made the comments after China urged the US to stop interfering in the country's internal affairs

Nepal crisis: China's Guo Yezhou invites Nepali Congress chief Deuba to attend CPC's 100th anniversary
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Nepal crisis: China's Guo Yezhou invites Nepali Congress chief Deuba to attend CPC's 100th anniversary

Yezhou met the Nepal Opposition leader on Tuesday and discussed the latest political developments in the country following the dissolution of Parliament by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli

China to build major hydropower project on Brahmaputra river in Tibet, local reports claim
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China to build major hydropower project on Brahmaputra river in Tibet, local reports claim

Exploitation of the Yarlung Zangbo river could be a major source of clean electricity, playing a significant role in realising China's goal of reaching a carbon emissions peak by 2030

China's foreign minister Wang Yi makes rare Tibet visit; emphasises security and stability
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China's foreign minister Wang Yi makes rare Tibet visit; emphasises security and stability

Top Chinese leaders and officials visit Tibet annually, but it is rare for foreign minister Wang Yi to visit the remote region

TikTok, WeChat to be banned in US in 45 days unless sold by parent companies, president Trump issues executive order
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TikTok, WeChat to be banned in US in 45 days unless sold by parent companies, president Trump issues executive order

The twin executive orders that will take effect in 45 days, cited national security concerns.

Chinese legal scholar Xu Zhangrun sacked by university after criticising Xi Jingping's leadership
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Chinese legal scholar Xu Zhangrun sacked by university after criticising Xi Jingping's leadership

In his criticism of Communist Party leadership, Xu opposed the removal of presidential term limits, which will allow Xi Jinping to stay in the post after 2023.

How China lost the 1962 war with India, and what New Delhi now needs to learn from that defeat
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How China lost the 1962 war with India, and what New Delhi now needs to learn from that defeat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s efforts to rid India of the Himalayan millstone around its neck, and secure a border deal, have been spurned by China since 2014. In Beijing’s view, the unresolved border is a useful coercive tool.

China's actions in Hong Kong, on LAC with India are part of Communist Party's behaviour, says Mike Pompeo
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China's actions in Hong Kong, on LAC with India are part of Communist Party's behaviour, says Mike Pompeo

The US secretary of state said these are the sort of actions that the authoritarian regimes take, and they have a real impact not only on people in Hong Kong, but a real impact on people all around the world

Rise of a paranoid superpower: Xi Jinping’s China is making costly strategic blunders in pursuit of greatness
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Rise of a paranoid superpower: Xi Jinping’s China is making costly strategic blunders in pursuit of greatness

China has alienated regional players and given rise to a renewed push for Asian multilateralism underwritten by the US.

Chinese govt mouthpiece Global Times takes aim at India's economic credentials after a week of tirades against Indian Army
India

Chinese govt mouthpiece Global Times takes aim at India's economic credentials after a week of tirades against Indian Army

Even as the Chinese foreign ministry announced Tuesday that People's Liberation Army and the Indian Army have agreed to take necessary measures to "cool down" the situation at their borders, recent coverage of Beijing's mouthpiece Global Times is a patchwork of anti-India tirade and systematic attacks on India's economic credentials

Galwan Valley Clash: Rahul Gandhi's attack on Narendra Modi during national crisis is testimony of Congress repeatedly ceding patriotic space
India

Galwan Valley Clash: Rahul Gandhi's attack on Narendra Modi during national crisis is testimony of Congress repeatedly ceding patriotic space

None of the other parties except for Congress has violated democracy’s unwritten code of standing with the government during an hour of national crisis.

India-China LAC clash will test move to disengage; political leadership's ability to resolve conflict offers no guarantee on preventing future tragedy
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India-China LAC clash will test move to disengage; political leadership's ability to resolve conflict offers no guarantee on preventing future tragedy

Leaders of both militaries know a nightmare confronts them: the transformation of a relatively peaceful LAC into a kind of India-Pakistan Line of Control, where troops trade fire on an everyday basis, in battles that serve no genuine strategic purpose.

As Xi Jinping escalates border crisis to divert attention from China's economic woes, India should steer clear of missteps in 1962 at Galwan Post
India

As Xi Jinping escalates border crisis to divert attention from China's economic woes, India should steer clear of missteps in 1962 at Galwan Post

Every India-China crisis since 2013 has played to much the same script: a small local stand-off; a build-up of forces; a negotiated restoration of the status quo.

Toll in China due to coronavirus rises to 82 as Beijing reports first casualty; Chinese premier Li Keqiang visits Wuhan
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Toll in China due to coronavirus rises to 82 as Beijing reports first casualty; Chinese premier Li Keqiang visits Wuhan

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Monday visited Wuhan, the first such trip by a top leader to the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, to boost the morale of millions of beleaguered people and medical staff,

China replaces its top Hong Kong official in first major change following months of pro-democracy protests
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China replaces its top Hong Kong official in first major change following months of pro-democracy protests

Wang Zhimin, the director of China's liaison office in Hong Kong who coordinates between the local government of the former British colony and the central government in Beijing, has been replaced, official media in Beijing reported.

Inside China’s push to turn Xinjiang's Muslim minorities into an army of workers
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Inside China’s push to turn Xinjiang's Muslim minorities into an army of workers

Xinjiang’s drive to put minorities in jobs often feels less like a job fair and more like a military call-up.

Hong Kong Police use pepper spray, arrest 12 as protesters target shopping mall near border with China
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Hong Kong Police use pepper spray, arrest 12 as protesters target shopping mall near border with China

More than a hundred protesters marched through a mall in Sheung Shui, Hong Kong on Saturday, chanting 'Go back to China'.

China accuses US of sinister intentions after Donald Trump signs Bill supporting Hong Kong protesters, warns of 'countermeasures'
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China accuses US of sinister intentions after Donald Trump signs Bill supporting Hong Kong protesters, warns of 'countermeasures'

The Chinese foreign ministry's statements came just hours after Trump signed the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 into law.