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Jan 22, 2018
Satyapal Singh's evolution remarks: Monkeying around with education will make Indian students a laughing stockOn Friday, Union minister Satyapal Singh claimed that Charles Darwin's theory of evolution was "scientifically wrong" and it needed to be changed in school and college curriculum.
Jan 08, 2018
Emmanuel Macron in China: French president draws inspiration from panda diplomacy, gifts Xi Jinping a horseIn a response to panda power, French President Emmanuel Macron is betting on equine diplomacy during his first state visit to China — presenting his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping with a horse as a gift
Nov 19, 2017
Seasoned diplomat Gautam Bambawale to take charge as Indian envoy to ChinaA Mandarin speaker, Gautam Bambawale has also served as the deputy chief of mission of the Indian Embassy in Beijing earlier
Oct 31, 2017
Chinese soldiers should take Hindi lessons to avoid misunderstandings with Indian troops, says expertChina should follow India's move to teach Mandarin to its border troops deployed along the Sino- Indian frontiers and give lessons in Hindi to them for better communication and to avoid any "unnecessary" misunderstandings with their Indian counterparts, a Chinese expert has said.
Jul 01, 2017
Hong Kong protests challenging China's sovereignty not permissible, says Xi JinpingChinese president Xi Jinping on Saturday warned that any activities in Hong Kong seen as threatening China's sovereignty and stability would be "absolutely impermissible," employing some of his harshest language yet against burgeoning separatist sentiment in the territory.
May 02, 2017
25 Indian Army personnel join course to learn Mandarin, chinese culture at Visva-Bharati University in KolkataTo make Indian soldiers conversant with the Chinese language, the Visva-Bharati University has started a certificate-level course recently.
Feb 15, 2017
Bill Gates joins Chinese messaging app WeChat; greets followers in MandarinAmerican billionaire Bill Gates has become a rage in China after he opened an account on Chinese messaging application WeChat and greeted his followers in Mandarin, the media reported on Tuesday.
Aug 20, 2016
Indian-origin Singapore diplomat wants PIOs to learn MandarinThe Indian community in Singapore should acquire a working knowledge of conversational Mandarin to communicate with the Chinese majority in the city-state, Indian-origin Singaporean diplomat Gopinath Pillai has said.
Jun 20, 2014
Memo to Modi: Being Indian must not mean Hindi chauvinismIndia needs to have a multi-language policy for government, and Hindi cannot be privileged over other Indian languages. A globalising country also needs to give English its due place in public communication
May 14, 2013
Mandarin is the new flavour at IIMsEven though India has long benefited from the fact that English is the main language of global business, it cannot underestimate China's growing economic power, especially since China has now become India's biggest trading power.