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'India, China in talks to set up direct hotline between defence ministries'

Qian was responding to a question raised about how China viewed the achievements of Chinese defence minister General Wei Fenghe’s visit to India last week.

China Xi's expansive agenda gets boost with move to end term limits

The removal of the 10-year limit on the presidency is part of proposed constitutional amendments announced on Sunday which lawmakers are expected to rubber stamp at an annual meeting of parliament starting March 5.

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China sets stage for Xi Jinping to rule indefinitely

Xi Jinping, 64, assumed office in March 2013 and began his second term in October 2017. He is seen as the most powerful Chinese leader in the post Mao Zedong era.

Like Mao and Deng, Xi Jinping enshrines China’s miracle

The inability to understand how the CPC functions has meant that commentators have been predicting China’s imminent collapse ever since the Communist Revolution of 1949. But China has survived, grown and prospered.

Xi's accrual of power seems to resonate with Chinese public

Since Xi assumed the party's leadership in 2012, dissident historians have warned that his accumulation of power could slide dangerously into something resembling the excesses of Mao Zedong's totalitarian reign.

Xi Jinping vows full backing to Chinese-led Interpol

Since becoming a member state of Interpol in 1984, China has been committed to developing cooperation with Interpol and other member states, and contributed to maintaining world security and stability, Xi said.

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China's Xi tells US President Trump that North Korea nuclear issue must be solved via talks

China is focused on solving the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue through talks and peaceful means, Chinese President Xi Jinping told U.S. President Donald Trump in a telephone call on Wednesday.

China has the confidence to defeat all invasions: Xi Jinping

"The Chinese people love peace. We will never seek aggression or expansion, but we have the confidence to defeat all invasions," Xi said while addressing a ceremony marking 90 years since the founding of the People's Liberation Army (PLA).

The great Game Folio: China in Bandung

A fortnightly column on the high politics of the Af-Pak region, the fulcrum of global power play in India’s neighbourhood.

China chill behind warmth of India-Australia security pact

Abbott’s stated top priority is a free trade policy with India by the end of next year.

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Tibetans living in India protest ahead of Chinese President's visit

Ten Tibetans were detained this morning after they staged a protest outside Chinese Embassy in New Delhi.

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