Sunday, Jan 29, 2023



Can the new COVID-19 variant in China cause severe disease should you get it?

December 23, 2022 11:07 am

Our vaccines have held up well against the extreme end of the disease spectrum. And Indians have already gone through the Omicron wave and contracted its variants. Our immune system is primed. So take the booster, says Dr Rajesh Chawla, Senior Consultant, Pulmonology and Critical Care, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi

Life in a Foreign University: JNU students tells us how studying Mandarin in Taiwan improved his language

December 20, 2022 4:12 pm

When you wander on the streets of Taiwan, wearing an Indian kurta, the locals smile and share their love for Indians, our culture and Bollywood.

'Music is their language': School gives autistic Chinese youth a voice

December 06, 2022 2:41 pm

China has passed several laws to ensure inclusion of people with autism, most recently in September to standardize autism screening, diagnosis and intervention for young children.

Elderly Chinese are shedding traditional roles, indicating a social upheaval awaiting societies not ready for ageing population

November 24, 2022 6:54 am

As populations in some parts of the world age more rapidly than others — China is starting to go grey faster than almost any other country — these questions will need to be addressed with greater urgency.

Three killed, 6 injured in attack on Chinese kindergarten

August 03, 2022 6:04 pm

Police in southern China are searching for a man who allegedly killed three people and injured six at a kindergarten in the country’s southern province of Jiangxi on Wednesday.

Dior called out for appropriating Chinese culture with skirt design from Ming Dynasty era

July 27, 2022 11:21 am

The garment in question is a $3,800 (INR 3,03,088) black pleated skirt from Dior’s fall collection, which the fashion house states "highlights the idea of community and sisterhood in looks with a school uniform allure"

Peeling paint in Hong Kong reveals work of newly relevant ‘king’

July 19, 2022 1:57 pm

During his lifetime, the graffiti artist, Tsang Tsou-choi, was a ubiquitous figure, well-known for his eccentric campaign that struck most as a peculiar personal mission, not a political rallying cry

Delhi: Man on bike dies after Chinese manjha slits his throat

August 16, 2021 1:44 pm

As per the directive of the Supreme Court, there is a nationwide ban on the procurement, sale and use of the Chinese manjha.

Arrested Chinese man involved in financial fraud: BSF

June 13, 2021 3:42 am

Preliminary investigation has revealed that in the last one year, Junwe supplied at least 1,300 Indian SIM cards to his counterparts in China, which were allegedly being used for stealing data and defrauding people and banks.

Trying to sneak into India, Chinese national held near Bangla border

June 11, 2021 5:35 am

During the interrogation, the intruder identified himself as Han Junwe (36), a resident of Hubei province in China.