Reuters | , Beijing
UPDATED ON APR 20, 2021 05:26 PM IST
- China's ruling Communist Party (CCP) has sought to tighten control over how netizens discuss history on the country's heavily controlled internet in the run-up to the 100th anniversary of the party's founding, in July.
PUBLISHED ON APR 16, 2021 07:17 AM IST
On Friday, an 89-year-old Raul Castro will relinquish the country's most powerful position -- that of party first secretary -- to 60-year-old Miguel Diaz-Canel, Cuba's president.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 08:23 PM IST
Biman Bose, chairman of the Left Front along with Congress’ Abdul Mannan along with other Left leaders held a meeting after central leadership of both parties permitted the state units to discuss seat-sharing arrangements.
Beijing | By Agencies
PUBLISHED ON JAN 07, 2021 12:52 AM IST
Lai Xiaomin, a former Communist Party member, gave a detailed televised confession on state broadcaster CCTV last January, which showed footage of safes and cabinets stuffed with cash in a Beijing apartment allegedly belonging to him.
Beijing | By Associated Press | Posted by Deepali Sharma
UPDATED ON JAN 02, 2021 05:50 PM IST
The stock exchange said Thursday that it would delist China Telecom Corp. Ltd., China Mobile Ltd. and China Unicom Hong Kong Ltd., with trading of the companies to be suspended sometime between Jan 7 and Jan 11.
Kathmandu | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
PUBLISHED ON DEC 27, 2020 09:09 PM IST
Guo is expected to meet President Bidya Devi Bhandari, Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli, former prime minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ and Madhav Kumar Nepal, who has replaced Oli as chairman of the Prachanda-led faction of the party.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON DEC 22, 2020 10:20 AM IST
Some who do business with China are increasingly worried about the risk of being swept up by security agents and becoming casualties of geopolitical tensions between Beijing and the West.
Beijing | By Associated Press | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
UPDATED ON DEC 21, 2020 07:40 PM IST
China’s policies in the remote Xinjiang region, home to the Uighurs and other predominantly Muslim ethnic groups, have become a major point of division with the US and other Western nations over alleged human rights violations.
Hindustan Times, Shimla | By HT Correspondent, Shimla/dharamshala:
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2020 01:06 AM IST
As shops remain open in capital, Kisan Sabha members led by Communist Party of India (Marxist) legislator Rakesh Singha stage a sit-in at Theogh Bazar and Cong workers stage demonstrations in Kangra
By Associated Press | Posted by Arpan Rai
PUBLISHED ON DEC 02, 2020 03:01 PM IST
The Chang’e 5, the first effort to bring lunar rocks to Earth since the 1970s, collected samples on Wednesday, the Chinese space agency announced. The probe landed Tuesday on the Sea of Storms on the moon’s near side.
Havana | By Associated Press | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON NOV 29, 2020 01:48 PM IST
A group of Cuban artists and intellectuals say they won an unusual government vow of greater tolerance for independent art on Saturday after a demonstration in front of the Culture Ministry.
Thiruvananthapuram | By Ramesh Babu
UPDATED ON NOV 24, 2020 09:16 AM IST
In a brief statement days after the ordinance was issued, chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said it was the government’s duty to respect the concern voiced by various quarters.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON NOV 20, 2020 04:01 PM IST
The matter came up for hearing before a bench comprising Chief Justice SA Bobde and Justices A S Bopanna and V Ramasubramanian which listed it for hearing next week.
Beijing | By Reuters | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
PUBLISHED ON NOV 18, 2020 04:26 PM IST
the Global Times, a tabloid backed by the ruling Communist Party, suggested that the presence of the novel coronavirus on imported food raised the possibility that the virus, may have come from overseas. China has only intensified its imported food screening since then without justification.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Vinod Sharma
UPDATED ON NOV 13, 2020 08:11 AM IST
Of the seventy seats it wrested in the seat-sharing talks, the party won an embarrassing 19, just eight more than the Communist Party of India-Marxist-Leninist’s 11 out of 19.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Deeksha Bhardwaj
PUBLISHED ON NOV 11, 2020 05:14 AM IST
According to an order issued by EC on May 18, 2019, when the margin of victory is less than the number of postal ballot papers rejected at the time of counting, all rejected postal ballot papers must mandatorily be reverified by the returning officer.
Bloomberg | By Bloomberg| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 02, 2020 08:56 AM IST
Xi said the impact of the coronavirus epidemic exposed hidden risks in China’s industrial and supply chains, without elaborating, thus necessitating “independent, controllable, safe, and reliable” chains.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Prashasti Singh
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2020 04:27 PM IST
There are 317,676 eligible voters in the constituency with 166, 269 of them being male, 151,400 female and 7 transgender. Key candidates in the fray are Communist Party of India (CPI)’ s Ram Narayan Yadav and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s Nitish Mishra.
Lhasa, China | By Reuters | Posted by Deepali Sharma
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2020 02:52 PM IST
Tibetans who are beneficiaries of China’s poverty alleviation programmes are told to invest more on themselves and their children to increase earning and less on religion.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Prashasti Singh
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2020 01:15 PM IST
China would accelerate development of the kind of technology needed to spur the next stage of economic development, senior Communist Party officials said.
Beijing | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Arpan Rai
PUBLISHED ON OCT 25, 2020 10:25 PM IST
The fifth plenary session of the 19th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) will be held from October 26 to 29 in Beijing.
Hindustan Times, Srinagar | By Mir Ehsan, Srinagar
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2020 06:55 AM IST
Abdullah said the grouping, christened People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration, or PAGD, was not an anti-national alliance but was definitely anti-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Taipei/Beijing | By Reuters | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON OCT 14, 2020 11:24 AM IST
Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang said China was spreading slander and “creating terror”.
UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2020 06:16 AM IST
Socialists were once austere, uninterested in personal power, free-spirited. The era is gone
Hindustan Times, Washington | By Yashwant Raj
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2020 05:55 AM IST
“The Indians are seeing 60,000 Chinese soldiers on their northern border,” Pompeo told The Guy Benson Show in an interview on Friday after returning from Tokyo.
Beijing | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 09, 2020 07:27 PM IST
The coronavirus crisis was infinitely made worse by the Chinese Communist Party’s cover-up, Pompeo had said in Tokyo at the QUAD ministerial meeting of the US, India, Australia and Japan on Tuesday.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2020 05:26 AM IST
The parties included the Congress, Trinamool Congress, Communist Party of India, Communist Party of India (Marxist), Rashtriya Janata Dal, Aam Aadmi Party , Samajwadi Party, Nationalist Congress Party, Indian Union Muslim League, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, Telangana Rashtra Samithi, the Shiv Sena, and six others.
Hindustan Times, Beijing | By Sutirtho Patranobis
PUBLISHED ON SEP 22, 2020 08:22 PM IST
Ren Zhiqiang, the former chairperson of Huayuan Properties, a real estate development company, was detained in March after writing an essay criticising China’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak.
By Vivek Wadhwa
UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2020 09:04 PM IST
Sars-CoV-2 may not have been intentionally engineered, but the world stares at a crisis
Washington | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 14, 2020 10:25 AM IST
Xi, 67, already roiling the Communist Party with a “rectification” campaign and mass persecution of foes, will launch “another brutal purge” following the Chinese army’s failures on the Indian border, the Newsweek said in an opinion piece.