Li in India

  • May 18, 2013 21:13 IST

    India, China can reduce level of mistrust with faith in each other: Chinese media

    Ahead of Premier Li Keqiang's visit to India on Sunday, Chinese media in Beijing on Saturday said it is difficult for the two nations to restore mutual trust without resolving border dispute though mistrust could gradually be reduced with good faith in each other's strategic intentions.

  • May 18, 2013 21:12 ISTThe big story

    After border row, China PM visits India for stronger ties

    The India-China border dispute is unlikely to be resolved anytime soon, but Chinese Premier Li Keqiang’s visit to India is likely to give impetus to bilateral and trade ties. Sutirtho Patranobis & Jayanth Jacob report. Engaging the dragon | China’s ring of friction

  • May 18, 2013 21:22 IST

    India says all issues 'on the table' on China PM's visit

    India says all issues will be "on the table", including a recent border spat and a festering trade imbalance, during Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's visit to the South Asian giant which starts tomorrow.

  • May 18, 2013 23:19 IST

    Positive diplomacy drowning in jingoism?

    The way Indian and Chinese media covered the latest border dispute was a study in wide contrast. Perhaps an indicator of the role media is playing in shaping diplomacy between an imperfect but raucous democracy and an economically superior, authoritarian regime. Sutirtho Patranobis writes. India and China bilateral trade

  • May 18, 2013 23:26 ISTLove thy neighbour

    Engaging the dragon

    In wake of the recent border dispute in Ladakh, both India and China are making efforts to rebuild ties factoring in political and economic realities on the ground. Shishir Gupta writes. China’s ring of friction | The order of business

  • May 18, 2013 23:49 IST

    Sardar Patel Marg to be closed for two days

    If you have a plane to catch then it is best if you avoid taking Sardar Patel Marg for the next two days. HT reports. Diversions on arterial road

  • Chinese Premiere Li Keqiang
    May 19, 2013 16:16 IST

    Li arrives in India; to hold talks with PM on boundary, water issues

    Chinese premier Li Keqiang arrived in New Delhi today on his first overseas official visit and will hold talks with PM Manmohan Singh on all contentious issues later this evening. Chinese premier arrives in India

  • Li Keqiang
    May 19, 2013 18:58 IST

    Li's visit: India won’t affirm One-China in joint statement

    The customary joint-statement that will be issued tomorrow after the talks between the PM and the visiting Chinese premier will have one important feature missing - an affirmation by India of One-China principle, which recognises Tibet and Taiwan as Chinese regions. Jayanth Jacob reports. Li's visit: Full coverage | Li arrives in India

  • May 19, 2013 19:07 IST

    'India and China bhai-bhai not at cost of Pakistan'

    There is every chance that a border face-of f might happen again but China is looking to engage India in a way it has not done before – looking at New Delhi as an important neighbour and ally, possibly in the league of Moscow.

  • Chinese Premiere Li Keqiang
    May 19, 2013 21:41 IST

    Border peace vital for ties, Manmohan tells China’s Li

    In light of China’s recent incursion into Ladakh, PM Manmohan Singh on Sunday conveyed to his visiting counterpart Li Keqiang that 'peace and tranquility' on the border is the 'foundation' of the bilateral ties and any disruption will impact the relationship. Jayanth Jacob reports. Li's visit: Full coverage | Li arrives in India | No big breaks expected

  • Manmohan Singh
    May 20, 2013 00:36 IST

    Will India and China go beyond niceties?

    At the talks, India is set to raise the issue of the Chinese incursion and hope for a "more favourable response" on the Brahmaputra joint mechanism. HT reports.Li's visit: Full coverage

  • Chinese Premier Li Keqiang
    May 20, 2013 10:50 IST

    India, China agree to make efforts to end border row

    PM said: "We've had differences but peace must be preserved on the borders," adding that special measures were needed to build greater confidence between the two nations. Improving mutual trust with India crucial: Li

  • May 20, 2013 11:56 IST

    Three Tibetans protest outside Li's hotel

    Tibetan activists today defied security and managed to stage a small protest near the Taj Palace Hotel in New Delhi where Chinese premier Li Keqiang is staying, police said.

  • May 20, 2013 17:59 IST

    ‘Chindia is brand to build’

    "Chindia" was the buzzword in the official Chinese media today as Communist Party of China (CPC) mouthpieces gushed about the opportunity awaiting the two countries in cementing bilateral ties and opening up wide windows for trade and business.

  • Chinese Premier Li Keqiang
    May 20, 2013 20:08 IST

    Pact inked on move to tackle trade imbalance

    Confronted with a growing trade imbalance, India and China on Monday inked a slew of pacts, listed a host of measures and pitched for greater Chinese investment in India aimed at addressing the issue.