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Indian, Chinese commanders in talks over deadly border face-off

Indian, Chinese commanders in talks over deadly border face-off

Indian and Chinese military commanders on Monday held talks to discuss the ongoing stand-off between their troops on a disputed Himalayan frontier, a week after 20 Indian soldiers were killed in a clash with Chinese forces

China suspends imports of poultry from US plant over Covid-19

China suspends imports of poultry from US plant over Covid-19

China's customs authority said on Sunday it had suspended imports of poultry products from a plant owned by US-based meat processor Tyson Inc that has been hit by the novel coronavirus.

Chinese researchers launch phase-2 human test for possible coronavirus vaccine

Chinese researchers launch phase-2 human test for possible coronavirus vaccine

Chinese researchers have started a second phase human trial of a possible coronavirus vaccine, the Institute of Medical Biology at Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (IMBCAMS) said on Sunday

China likely lost at least 40 soldiers in border clash - Indian minister

China likely lost at least 40 soldiers in border clash - Indian minister

China lost at least 40 soldiers in a clash with India at their disputed border this week, a federal government minister has said, as the nuclear-armed countries remained locked in confrontation on the frontline on Sunday.

Indian PM remarks on China stand-off are baffling, says Congress

Indian PM remarks on China stand-off are baffling, says Congress

The Congress party on Saturday criticised the government a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that Chinese troops did not intrude into Indian territory.

India, China accuse each other of violating de facto border

India, China accuse each other of violating de facto border

India and China on Saturday each traded accusations that the other had violated their shared de facto border, an area that this week became the site of the deadliest clash in half a century between the two nuclear-armed giants.

China hands back 10 soldiers taken in border clash, says India

China hands back 10 soldiers taken in border clash, says India

China has returned 10 Indian soldiers captured during a deadly border clash earlier this week, a Indian government source said on Friday, as the nuclear-armed neighbours sought to deescalate tensions

India, China want peace but blame each other after deadly border clash

India, China want peace but blame each other after deadly border clash

India and China said they wanted peace but blamed each other on Wednesday after soldiers of the two sides savagely fought each other with nail-studded clubs and stones on their Himalayan border

 India says 20 troops killed in deadliest clash with China in decades

India says 20 troops killed in deadliest clash with China in decades

At least 20 Indian soldiers were killed in a "violent face-off" with Chinese forces along the disputed Himalayan frontier, the Indian army said Tuesday

New virus cases in China, New Zealand sound pandemic alarm

New virus cases in China, New Zealand sound pandemic alarm

More than two dozen new coronavirus cases in China and the first New Zealand infections in almost a month on Tuesday underlined the immense challenges still ahead in containing the deadly pandemic ...

Europe reopens borders but China battles new virus outbreak

Europe reopens borders but China battles new virus outbreak

A raft of EU nations reopened their borders to fellow Europeans yesterday after months of coronavirus curbs, but China was battling a new outbreak that has stoked fears of a second wave.

Russia accuses scientist of treason for passing secrets to China - lawyer

Russia accuses scientist of treason for passing secrets to China - lawyer

State prosecutors have charged a prominent Russian scientist with treason after accusing him of passing state secrets to China, his lawyer said on Monday, adding that his client could serve up to 20 years in prison