China’s ‘Two Sessions’ Begin Amid Economic Challenges And Political Shifts, Here’s What To Expect | World News

[ad_1] BEIJING:  China’s prestigious “Two Sessions” commences in Beijing on Monday where thousands of delegates from across the country will signal how they plan to steer the world’s second-largest economy in the year ahead and try to dispel deepening concern about the challenges it faces. Chinese leader Xi Jinping and his top Communist Party officials are expected to … Read more

China Earthquake: 111 Killed, More Than 200 Injured After 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Gansu Province; President Xi Jinping Calls For ‘All-Out’ Operation | World News

[ad_1] Beijing: At least 111 people have lost their lives, and over 200 are injured in the aftermath of a powerful 6.2-magnitude earthquake that struck Gansu and Qinghai provinces in northwest China. The earthquake, which occurred at midnight on Monday, shook an ethnic county in Gansu Province, causing significant devastation. President Xi Jinping Calls … Read more

C Raja Mohan writes: India should not talk to China — even if Biden talks to Xi

[ad_1] As India’s Quad partners — Australia, Japan and the US — renew their high-level political engagement with China, should Delhi rethink its current approach to engaging Beijing? The last few weeks have seen Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese visit China after a period of prolonged tensions. Last week, US President Joe Biden met with … Read more

Joe Biden, Xi Jinping Face Off On Taiwan, Iran And Fentanyl In Tense US-China Summit | World News

[ad_1] New Delhi: US President Joe Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping had a heated exchange over Taiwan, but also reached some agreements on a presidential hotline, military communication and fentanyl production in their first face-to-face talks in a year on Wednesday. The two leaders met virtually for about four hours to discuss the issues … Read more