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Mending fences with China begins

Mending fences with China begins

'Significantly, Foreign Secretary Gokhale was received at very high level in Beijing.''It only shows China's keenness to move forward and put the relationship on a 'win-win' footing,' says Ambassador M K Bhadrakumar. IMAGE:Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Beijing, February 23, 2018. Photograph: PTI Photo Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale has hit the road running, as it were. There isn't going to be a time lag following his predecessor's permanent retirement ..., 3 weeks ago

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Winter Olympics Sidelights: Russian medallist suspected of doping

IMAGE:  Aleksandr Krushelnitckii, an Olympic athlete from Russia. Photograph: Cathal McNaughton/Reuters. A Russian medallist at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics is suspected of having tested positive for a banned substance, a source at the Games said on Sunday, in a potential major blow to Russia's efforts to emerge from a drug-cheating scandal.   Alexander Krushelnitsky, a bronze-medallist along with his wife in mixed-doubles curling, is suspected of having tested positive for ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago Day 14: What's hot at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Day 15: What's hot at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics  Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Winter Olympics sidelights: Robots take to the slopes on sidelines of Games

IMAGE: Robot Rudolph skies during the Ski Robot Challenge at a ski resort in Hoenseong, South Korea. Photograph: Kim Hong-ji/Reuters While Alpine skiers fought high winds at the Pyeongchang Games on Monday, there were no such problems for robots competing in their own 'Olympics' ski challenge.   Robots of all shapes and sizes skied, and in some cases tumbled, down a course at the Welli Hilli ski resort, an hour's drive west of Pyeongchang. Eight robotics teams from universities, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Winter Olympics PIX: South Korea brings curtain down on 'Peace Games'  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Winter Olympics Sidelights: South Koreans furious after speed skaters hang team mate out to dry  Rediff.com3 weeks ago North Korea likely to participate in Winter Olympics in South Korea  Rediff.com2 months ago

WeChat gets popular in Bhutan: report

Beijing: Chinese social media app WeChat is reportedly gaining popularity in Bhutan. WeChat has become one of the popular social media apps among residents of Bhutan, reported China's state-run news agency Xinhua. The app's "hold to talk service" gives an ...
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PHOTOS: Rare 'Super Blue Blood Moon' seen across the globe

Many parts of the globe on Wednesday caught a glimpse of 'super blue blood moon', a rare celestial triple treat. A total lunar eclipse took place alongside a blue moon and a supermoon that made skywatchers excited for the epic moment. The phenomenon began in India around 4:21 pm and lasted until 8:42 pm. It was the first time in 35 years that a blue moon synced up with a supermoon and a total lunar eclipse. In Asia, the last Blue Moon and a total lunar eclipse happened 35 years ago on December ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

China will guard its sovereignty, not concede an inch of land: Xi

China will not cede a 'single inch' of its territory to others and is ready to wage a 'bloody battle' to assume its due place in the world, a belligerent President Xi Jinping, now enjoying a life-long tenure, asserted on Tuesday. In a 30-minute fervently nationalistic speech at the close of the National People's Congress, the Communist nation's rubber-stamp Parliament, Xi said 'since modern times, rejuvenation of the great Chinese nation has become the biggest dream of our nation'. "The ...
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For Sushil, CWG first step towards unfulfilled Olympic dream

'I feel I owe it to the country to get a gold at the Olympics.' IMAGE: India's two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar. Photograph: Suhaib Salem/Reuters There is nothing to prove anymore but quite a bit left to achieve, says India's most decorated wrestler Sushil Kumar, who considers next month's Commonwealth Games the first step towards accomplishing his 'unfulfilled' dream of winning an OIympic gold medal.A two-time defending champion at the Commonwealth Games, the 34-year-old, won his first ...
 Rediff.com8 hours ago Sushil's Phoenix-like rise exposes Indian wrestling's sorry tale in 2017  Rediff.com2 months ago

Historic! India top medals tally at ISSF World Cup

A podium eluded them on the final day but India had done enough to finish their best-ever campaign at the ISSF World Cup in Guadalajara, Mexico, at the top of the medals tally with nine medals. Two-time Olympic champion Vincent Hancock of the USA won the men's skeet competition, the concluding event of the year's first International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup. Among the three Indian shooters in the fray, Smit Singh shot 116 in the qualifying to be placed 15th, Angad Bajwa shot ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Xi can rule China for life as parliament abolishes term limits

China's one-party political landscape on Sunday changed as the country's rubber-stamp parliament ratified a historic constitutional amendment abolishing the two-term limit for President Xi Jinping, paving the way for his continuation in power perhaps for life. Set for his second five-year term as President this month, 64-year-old Xi, the most powerful leader in recent decades heading the ruling Communist Party of China and the military, will now be the first Chinese leader after the founder ...
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Resetting India-China relations makes sense

'The muscularity of the last three years didn't bring any dividends and if anything, Chinese attitudes only hardened,' says Ambassador M K Bhadrakumar. IMAGE: Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale's meeting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Beijing, February 23, 2018, is believed to have propelled India-China relations away from the direction of recent confrontation. Photograph: PTI Photo The government's advisory to senior officials to stay away from the functions commemorating the Dalai ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Dalai Lama snub and India's plans to reset China ties  Rediff.com1 week ago China hikes defence budget; it's 3 times higher than India's  Rediff.com2 weeks ago Why China deployed its latest jet fighter  Rediff.com2 weeks ago
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