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British Scientists claim “unique fingerprints” in Covid-19 manipulation in a laboratory

Two European scientists have claimed that the pandemic-causing SARS-CoV-2 was artificially created in a laboratory by Chinese scientists, who later covered their tracks by reverse engineering virus to give it an appearance of a natural pathogen.   Scientists also in their study stated “deliberate destruction, concealment or containment” of data at Chinese labs and notes Read More…

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India largest population in the world by 2023-24 : Global Times daily China

Chinese demographers say India will become the world’s most populous country earlier than the United Nations’ projection of 2027, surpassing China where a steady drop in the birth rate has been recorded in the last few years.   India is expected to add nearly 273 million people to its population between now and 2050, a Read More…

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Chinese 22MT Long March 5B rocket fall to earth’s atmosphere by May 8

While the Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin parried questions about the reports that the US defence department was tracking the falling rocket debris, official media here quoted Chinese experts as saying that the parts of the disintegrated rocket will fall in international waters.   Asked what measures China is taking to deal with the situation Read More…

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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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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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Chinese brand phones captured 75% of Indian market in 2020

According to Reuters report , Chinese smartphone brands increased their market share in India in 2020, a year marked by deadly border clashes between the Asian neighbours and backlash against Chinese firms in India, research firm Counterpoint said on Wednesday. Chinese brands commanded 75% of India’s smartphone market last year, up from 71% in 2019 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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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…