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India hits out at China, slams CPEC: Expect others to respect sovereignty

The Ministry of External Affairs’ spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said, “The Chinese side is well aware of India’s position that Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh are an integral part of India, and that the recent developments are entirely a matter internal to us.

Voices critical of CPEC being suppressed in Pakistan, US lawmakers told

The USD 60 billion CPEC, which connects Gwadar Port in Pakistan's Balochistan with China's Xinjiang province, is the flagship project of the multi-million dollar Border and Road Initiative (BRI) launched by Chinese President Xi Jinping when he came to power in 2013.


India objects to Pakistan-China proposed bus service via PoK, says it 'violates territorial integrity'

According to reports, the bus service will be launched on between Lahore in Pakistan and Kashgar in China via Pakistan-occupied Kashmir on November 13 under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project.

China helps Pakistan launch satellites including one indegeniously developed

In 2016, China and Pakistan had signed an agreement to launch a special remote sensing satellite. The main reason for signing the agreement was to monitor the development of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects.

'All-weather' friend Pakistan will be a 'priority' in neighbourhood diplomacy, says China

"China's development first and foremost should benefit our good neighbours, sharing will and wall, specially Pakistan," said Chinese Assistant Foreign Minister Kong Xuanyou

Pakistan to back China on issues concerning Beijing's core interests, says President Mamnoon Hussain

The Pakistani president also pledged that Pakistan will actively join the Belt and Road Initiative and promote the construction of the USD 50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. India has opposed the CPEC as it traverses through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.


CPEC game-changer, can turn around economies of Pak and Western China: Pak Army Chief

General Bajwa said Chinese investment in various fields, including energy, infrastructure, Gawadar port and special economic zones could lay the foundation of a fast developing, progressive Pakistan, if the opportunity is optimally utilized.

China defends Pakistan on terrorism ahead of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Summit

China's Assistant Foreign Minister Li Huilai, during a media briefing, sidestepped a question on Afghanistan blaming Pakistan's intelligence agency for the recent bomb attacks in Kabul.

OBOR issue: India's balancing continues

The balancing act of handling the Chinese threat along with economic development goals is a leitmotif in the Indo-Chinese geopolitical landscape.

China needs to mend bridges with India or forget CPEC dream

A report in Forbes states that Beijing is committed to the USD 46 billion project as it will eventually serve as the express link between Western China, the Middle East, and Africa.