The day before, Reuters reported that India was preparing to impose higher tariffs on some US goods including almonds, walnuts and apples next week following Washington's withdrawal of New Delhi's key trade privileges.
Moscow has repeatedly called on its trading partners to abandon dollar-denominated transactions in light of the US using its currency to pressure other states to fall in line with Washington’s agenda.
BEIJING (Sputnik) - China’s Hong Kong Office on Saturday sided with the city's chief executive, Carrie Lam, who suspended a controversial extradition bill after violent mass protests.
Rihana Petra used to be called Oksana Voevodina and was crowned Miss Moscow in 2015 before she married former King Sultan Muhammad V in 2018. Her husband abdicated the throne shortly after the wedding. Rumours followed that their marriage was on the rocks. However, in May the couple became parents to a baby boy.
Putin brought Xi a package of Russian ice cream as a gift back in 2016, stating that Chinese businessmen whom he met during the economic forum in Vladivostok told him that they are very fond of this delight. Since then, the import of top quality Russian ice cream in China has spiked considerably.
HARBIN (China) (Sputnik) - Russia's regions are ready to increase exports of energy resources, equipment for different industries and agricultural products to China, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Maxim Akimov said on Saturday.
The news comes after earlier this month an AN-32 military plane went missing in Arunachal Pradesh near the border with China. The wreckage of the aircraft was finally found this week, with the rescue team finding no survivors in the crash.
Amid an ongoing row between Huawei and the US, evolving around Washington’s allegations that the Chinese tech giant poses a security threat because of its ties with Beijing, it turns out that a UK-based subsidiary of a Chinese company is part of the supply chain for Lockheed Martin’s fighters, flown by the Americans and its allies.
BEIJING (Sputnik) – Chief Executive of Hong Kong Carrie Lam indefinitely suspended amendments to the extradition law on Saturday in the wake of mass protests against it in the Chinese autonomous territory.
The future of the US-China trade deal is hanging in the balance amid simmering trade frictions between the countries and Washington's crackdown against Chinese telecom giant Huawei. Tom McGregor, a Beijing-based journalist and political analyst, has shed light on the US-China stalemate and Trump's anti-Huawei crusade.
Chinese tech titan Huawei, is reportedly gearing up to ship almost 225 million devices already running on HongMeng or Ark OS by October 2019 after the Android ban due to the sanctions imposed by the US administration.
A doctor’s steamy snaps have landed her in hot water with the Myanmar Medical Council, but rather than allowing it to ruin her career, the young professional plans to appeal the decision leveled against her.
From bathing to cuddling, these farm friends have an unbreakable bond!
Relations between the two South Asian countries touched a new low this year in February, when 40 Indian soldiers were killed in a terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir. It led to the Indian Air Force launching an air strike on 26 February in retaliation.
BEIJING (Sputnik) - Chinese authorities have launched an investigation into US courier service FedEx's alleged misconduct in misrouting Chinese telecom giant Huawei's packages to the United States instead of the designated addresses in China, Xinhua News Agency reported on Friday.
Last month, several reports suggested that the IAF planned to integrate Israeli Rafale's I-Derby missiles with the Su-30MKI by 2022 in view of the limited range of the R-77 BVR missiles currently fielded on the fighter.
The superstar, along with co-actress Katrina Kaif, is enjoying the success of the recent Indo-Pak partition film “Bharat”. The two met with survivors of the 1947 partition and their families
Despite the near war-like situation due to the February escalation, India and Pakistan did not interrupt the Kartarpur Corridor religious infrastructure project, slated to be operationalised this year. The joint people-to-people exchange effort facilitates Indian Sikh pilgrims' visits to the final resting place of Sikhism's founder, Guru Nanak Dev.
BEIJING (Sputnik) - The irresponsible statements by some Western politicians are fueling instigators of unrest in Hong Kong, while some consulates general are trying to incite further protests, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Geng Shuang said on Friday.
Over 3,500 resident doctors from New Delhi alone have lent support to the striking doctors of West Bengal, who have been staging protests for the last few days. The demonstrating doctors refused to give in to the state’s Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s directive to end the strike yesterday.