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Pentagon Commander highlights China’s long-term strategic threat in Asia pacific

China poses the greatest long-term strategic threat in the 21st century, a top Pentagon commander apprised America lawmakers. He also  alleged  that Beijing’s very pernicious approach to the region includes a whole of party effort to coerce, corrupt and co-opt governments, businesses, organizations and the people of the Indo-Pacific.   “…the greatest long-term strategic threat Read More…

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Airtel endorsed 40m US$ business contract with Chinese Huawei

Chines corporate giant Huawei bags Rs 300 crore network contract from Bharti Airtel   Bharti Airtel has awarded a telecom infrastructure expansion contract worth around Rs300 crore to embattled Chinese gear major Huawei, multiple people aware of the development said.   “This is kind of a deal which is considered massive in this space. Airtel Read More…

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Union Minister blathers Succour Chinese to turn table against India

Union Minister and former Army chief Gen (retd) VK Singh’s comment about Indian troops crossing the Line of Actual Control (LAC) has boomeranged very badly   Speaking to reporters at the Circuit House in Madurai on Sunday, BJP led Modi Government Minsiter Singh had said that China has transgressed into India many times over the Read More…

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India violates WTO principles allege Chinese Spokesperson Ji Rong

India’s move to continue with ban on 59 Chinese apps violation of WTO principles says spokesperson, Ji Rong, said in a statement in response to a media query on the issue.  “These moves (are) in violation of WTO non-discriminatory principles and fair competition principles of market economy severely damage the legitimate rights and interests of Read More…

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Indian and Chinese soldiers clash at Naku La in North Sikkim and aftermath status

Indian and Chinese soldiers clashed at Naku La in North Sikkim last week with many injuries reported, said a government source. The situation is said to be under control though as of now.   Naku La, incidentally, was one of the original face-off sites, along with Pangong Tso, Galwan, Gogra, Hot Springs, in early-May last Read More…

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Implications of Ageing Dams across Globe : Universities Experts Report

Worldwide, the huge volume of water stored behind large dams is estimated at 7,000 to 8,300 cubic kilometres, enough to cover about 80 per cent of Canada’s landmass under a metre of water.   In another 40 years  most people on Earth who lives downstream of tens of thousands of large dams built in the Read More…

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In Line with UAE, Bahrain , Pakistan also approves Chinese Sinopharm vaccine

Two Arab nations have become the first countries to approve a Chinese COVID-19 vaccine, a significant boost for China’s plans to roll out its vaccines worldwide.   The United Arab Emirates (UAE) approved a vaccine developed by Chinese state-owned Sinopharm on 9 December, and Bahrain followed days later   Following suit Asean country Pakistan on Read More…

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Alibaba founder Billionaire Jack Ma suddenly disappeared from public life in China

Billionaire and Alibaba founder Jack Ma has suddenly  “disappeared” from public life and has not been spotted for at least two months amid the conflict with the Chinese regulators  The Financial Times reported that Ma was recently replaced as a judge in the final of TV show ‘Africa’s Business Heroes’.   “His photograph was removed Read More…

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School dropout Construction worker Zhong dethroned Ambani’s Asia Top wealth ranking

India’s market regulator SEBI has said on Friday it fined Reliance Industries 250 million rupees ($3.42 million) and its chairman Mukesh Ambani 150 million rupees, in relation to trading Reliance Petroleum shares. For more than a month facing brutal cold 35 farmers died in Delhi outskirts where they were agitating against Modi government farm laws Read More…