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20 February, 2018 1:46 AM To enhance CPEC communication, Pakistan makes China's Mandarin an official language

India’s two neighbours – Pakistan and China – seem to have just got closer. After getting together on big-bang projects like China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the Pakistani Senate has a motion to declare Mandarin as one of the official languages of the country. The move is reportedly aimed at helping people connected with CPEC to communicate easily 34

18 December, 2017 12:25 PM Possibility of N-war in South Asia cannot be ruled out: Pak NSA

Islamabad: Pakistan's security czar on Monday said that the stability of the South Asian region hangs in a delicate balance and the possibility of a nuclear war cannot be ruled out. National Security Advisor Lt Gen (retd.) Nasser Khan Janjua also accused the US of conspiring against the multi- billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) with India 71

4 December, 2017 12:14 PM China invites more countries to take part in CPEC projects

Beijing: China today termed the USD 50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) as an "open initiative" and invited more countries to join the controversial project on the "principle of equality and voluntarism". Commenting on the commissioning of a power plant built by China and Qatar in Karachi, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Geng Shuang 31

8 November, 2017 11:52 AM Belt and Road initiative does not involve territorial disputes: China

Belt and Road project includes China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. Beijing: China said on Wednesday that New Delhi's stand on the Belt and Road project appeared to be wavering. The reaction comes a day after Russia`s envoy to India who said that Beijing and New Delhi should resolve their differences on the project. Asked about Russia's position on OBOR, Nikolay 115

7 November, 2017 5:28 PM India, Russia stand united against terror, says Russian envoy

Ties with India unique and will spread to newer avenues: Russian envoy Russia’s relation with India is “privileged and strategic” and Moscow shares New Delhi’s counter-terrorism concerns, said the newly appointed envoy of Russia to India. Addressing the media for the first time since his appointment, ambassador Nikolay Kudashev said Russia supported 76

28 October, 2017 3:14 AM Tillerson says four-nation talks- an attempt to move ties with India to 'next level'

United States Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, while addressing reporters after arriving in Washington DC after completing his South Asia trip, said the US offer for India, Japan and Australia to be part of the four anchors of security and peace in the Indo-Pacific region was also an attempt to move relations with India to the "next level". When asked 79

27 October, 2017 4:58 PM India hopeful policy set by China's Communist Party Congress will promote ties

India today hoped that the direction and the policy set by the Communist Party Congress in China will further promote Sino-India relations and contribute to peace and stability in the region. The remarks by External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar came in response to a query on Chinese President Xi Jinping starting his second five-year term and ordering 23

23 October, 2017 5:21 PM Safety concerns again: China asks Pakistan to raise security for embassy, citizens

The security of Chinese citizens once again took centerstage in relations between China and Pakistan on Monday. This time China has asked Pakistan to ensure the security of its top diplomat in Islamabad. The threat, Beijing said, was from a terrorist who has sneaked into Pakistan to kill its newly appointed ambassador. In a letter to Pakistan's Interior 48

23 October, 2017 12:18 PM Diplomats’ safety an obligation: China on threats to its envoy in Pakistan

China on Monday said the safety of the diplomatic personnel and missions is an obligation of the sovereign countries but declined to comment on its reported complaint to Pakistan that its ambassador to Islamabad faced threats from a Xinjiang-based terror group. China reportedly asked Pakistan to step up the security of its newly-appointed ambassador 37

22 October, 2017 10:50 AM China Fears New Envoy In Pakistan Might Be Attacked; Asks More Security

Islamabad: China has asked Pakistan to step up security of its newly-appointed ambassador in Islamabad in the wake of threats to his life from a terrorist organisation, according to media reports. The Chinese Embassy made the request in a letter written to the Interior Ministry on October 19, saying a member of the banned terrorist group East Turkestan 58