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Trump advises kids: Sit back, behave, wash hands and be proud of the US

March 28, 2020 2:40 pm

"I would say that you are a citizen of the greatest country anywhere in the world and we were attacked like nothing that's happened possibly since 1917," Trump said.

US-China must unite to fight coronavirus, Xi tells Trump

March 27, 2020 6:09 pm

President Jinping called his counterpart, a day after US took over China in the number of positive coronavirus cases reported, which is 82,400, state media said.

China: Xi Jinping makes first visit to Wuhan since coronavirus outbreak

March 10, 2020 12:35 pm

China has registered 80,754 cases of coronavirus in total and 3,136 deaths as of Tuesday.

China's virus-hit Wuhan revokes order to partially ease lockdown; Death toll reaches 2,592

February 24, 2020 6:39 pm

China locked down Wuhan city on January 23, followed by the entire Hubei province with over 50 million people. Wuhan is the provincial capital of Hubei. Over 18 cities in the province have been sealed.

China’s Xi Jinping sounds alarm over coronavirus outbreak at party’s doorstep

February 24, 2020 9:54 am

Xi’s remarks came as part of an extensive briefing on the government’s efforts to fight the outbreak, which he described as the most difficult such episode since the Communist Party came to power 70 years ago.

China’s Xi writes thank-you letter to Bill Gates for coronavirus help

February 22, 2020 3:29 pm

Chinese President Xi Jinping thanked the foundation for its “generous support” provided at a critical juncture, in a letter to Bill Gates posted by the official Xinhua news agency.

China joins India, US to set new deadline for Pakistan

February 20, 2020 11:03 am

Diplomatic sources said Turkey was the only country which held out in the end. This marks a major shift in China’s position, which has always backed Pakistan at the FATF.

Coronavirus poses a challenge to China’s place in global affairs, its political leadership

February 11, 2020 10:08 am

Optimists hope that a sharp drop in economic activity in the current quarter will be followed by a steep uptick in growth in the next when the virus is contained and normalcy returns. Pessimists, however, suggest that the economic disruption could have lasting effects.

Coronavirus: Modi writes to Xi, offers help

February 10, 2020 7:24 am

This is their first communication on the issue since the outbreak last month. Expressing solidarity with the “Chinese President and the people of China”, Modi, in a letter to Xi, offered his condolence at the loss of lives due to the outbreak.

Where’s Xi? China’s Leader commands coronavirus fight from safe heights

February 09, 2020 3:25 pm

Senior officials would almost certainly have been informed of the emerging crisis by the time national health authorities told the World Health Organization on Dec. 31, but neither Xi nor other officials in Beijing informed the public.


'Welcome to India': Xi Jinping arrives in Chennai, meets PM Modi

October 11, 2019 7:49 pm

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Chennai Friday for a two-day informal summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the coastal town of Mahabalipuram, some 50 km away from the city.

Stroll by lake side, boat ride, discussion over tea: Modi-Xi bonhomie on full display

April 28, 2018 6:59 pm

PM Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday began their last round of one-on-one talks on the second day of a two-day informal summit. They met at the East Lake and took a brisk walk while interacting with each other. They also enjoyed a boat ride over the lake.

The secret rendezvous: When Kim Jong Un and Xi Jinping met

March 28, 2018 12:38 pm

North Korea's Kim Jong Un travelled to Beijing to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping in a "secret meeting".

Glimpses from G20 Summit: Captains of industry discuss terrorism, climate change at Hamburg

July 08, 2017 1:09 pm

PM Modi was among the many dignitaries present at the Twelfth G20 Summit held at Hamburg, northern Germany. US President Donald Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron, Canadian PM Justin Trudeau and Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull were also present.

Top Frames: China's Military Parade, Vladimir Putin's workout, Europe migrant crisis

September 05, 2015 8:00 am

Chinese troops staged a celebration of the 70th anniversary of Japan's surrender during World War II in Beijing; Vladimir Putin worksout in an open-air gym; Hundreds of angry migrants demonstrated outside Budapest's Eastern Railway Terminus.

PM Modi meets Sharif in Ufa; Dalai Lama's birthday and monsoon in Delhi

July 11, 2015 10:21 am

Narendra Modi accepts Nawaz Sharif's invitation to visit Pakistan for SAARC summit in 2016; a three day celebration of Dalai Lama's 80th birthday; monsoon arrives in Delhi.

Xi Jinping flies back home

September 19, 2014 4:19 pm

Chinese President XI Jinping and wife Peng Liyuan are ready to fly back to China.

Modi showcases Gujarati culture at Xi Jinping's reception in Ahmedabad

September 18, 2014 12:46 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi showcased Gujarati culture at Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan in Ahmedabad.

Xi Jinping meets President and PM, gets guard of honour

September 18, 2014 2:50 pm

Chinese President Xi Jinping expressed the hope that China and India will take their strategic and cooperative partnership to a higher plane.

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

September 17, 2014 3:53 pm

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


On Doklam and surgical strikes, Modi says Congress' comments were childish

July 21, 2018 11:10 am

Replying to the no-confidence motion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that when it came to Doklam, the Congress was all over the place when asked about meeting Chinese officials. And on surgical strikes, he said, the party's comments were childish.

China and Taiwan leaders to hold landmark talks in Singapore

November 04, 2015 2:08 pm

The two are expected to handle the meeting in a delicate manner with no signing of agreements or the making of joint statements.

BRICS SUMMIT: PM Narendra Modi meets China and Russia

July 15, 2014 6:03 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaving Hotel Seara Praia to meet China President Xi Jinping at Hotel Grand Marquise.