India skips China’s Silk Road summit, warns of ‘unsustainable’ debt

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 Sanjeev Miglani 
MAY 14, 2017

India has not sent an official delegation to attend the “Belt and Road Forum” in Beijing and instead criticized China’s global initiative, (more…)

China’s Xi Says Silk Road Plan Boosts Finance, Security Ties

Joe McDonald, Christopher Bodeen 
​May 14, 2017
 
BEIJING (AP) — Pledging more than $100 billion in financing, Chinese President Xi Jinping called Sunday for closer (more…)

India to boycott China summit amid Kashmir concerns

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May 14, 2017

NEW DELHI: India signalled it will boycott a summit in Beijing on Sunday (May 13) on boosting China’s trade links to the rest of the world, setting off (more…)

CHINESE PRESIDENT REITERATES RESOLVE TO FURTHER CEMENT TIES WITH PAKISTAN

Proposed in 2013 by Xi, the project is broad on ambition but still short on specifics.

Japan will be sending a delegation led by a vice minister.

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China Supports Dialogue Between India-Pak, But Backs Our Stand on J&K: Sharif

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May 13, 2017

Beijing: China supports dialogue between Pakistan and India as the “most viable solution” to the Kashmir issue, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Saturday.

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NCERT clarifies over ‘Aksai Chin-China’ row

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May 13, 2017
New Delhi [India] May 13 : Clarifying its stand over the row surrounding Aksai Chin being shown as part of China in its textbooks, the National Council of Educational (more…)

China backs Pakistan on PoK dam ahead of Belt and Road Forum

May 13, 2017
Beijing has indicated that it will back Islamabad on its biggest dam project in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) as visiting Prime Minister (more…)

Nepal joins China’s OBOR initiative

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May 12, 2017
Nepal today inked a major deal with China to join Chinese President Xi Jinping’s ambitious ‘One Belt One Road’ initiative to link Asia with Europe, a move (more…)

Nepal organises marathon from Lumbini to Mt Everest

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May 12, 2017
“The race also aims to spread the Buddha’s message of peace across the world and emotionally connect Kalinga and India, once ruled by emperor Ashoka, and Kapilvastu, (more…)

US Congress delegation reaffirms commitment to Tibet, slams China

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 May 11 2017 

CHANDIGARH:  The eight-member US Congress delegation, which is on a two-day visit to Dharamshala, slammed (more…)