October 10, 2020 12:01 pm
In letters to universities and state education officials, the State Department and Education Department said the program at Confucius Institute gives China a foothold on U.S. soil and poses a threat to free speech.
August 14, 2020 6:20 pm
Foreign ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said the accusations against the institutes were without basis and were motivated by "ideological prejudice and self-interest."
October 30, 2014 4:35 am
The move is likely to irritate Beijing just days before Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper is expected to visit.
July 19, 2013 1:55 am
Indias first Confucius Institute was inaugurated Thursday evening by Mumbai University and Tianjin University of Technology (TUT),Peoples Republic of China
July 18, 2013 12:05 am
The Mumbai University (MU) is all set to inaugurate Indias first Confucius Institute at its Kalina campus in Santacruz on Thursday.