Free Press Journal
  • India needs to be wary of foxy China

    India can ill afford to be coy with China. The Chinese are spreading their tentacles all across Asia and there cannot be any escape from confrontation with it unless this country surrenders to the hegemonic designs of the dragon.

  • China investments in high-tech assets at $20 bn, says US

    Washington : China has investments in over 600 high-technology assets worth $20 billion in the US, the White House has said, asserting that it is part of the Chinese effort to capture emerging industries that will drive future economic growth.

  • Overstayers to be blamed for strict visa norms: UK

    This is a constant conversation we need to have with India. There is always a demand for easier norms, but we cannot look at that without addressing the issue of overstayers.

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    Be pragmatic in foreign relations

    Thanks to the rise of China as a military and economic power, several nations in India’s periphery and beyond have had to revisit their old and established external relations. With China unhesitatingly, in some cases, brazenly exploiting both its superior economic and military clout, smaller nations have had difficulty resisting its pressures. This, in turn, has brought quite a few headaches for India’s policy makers. Not long ago, India used to have

  • China slaps more tariffs on $50 bn worth of US goods

    Tariffs for 545 items worth about $ 34 billion, including agricultural products, vehicles, etc will be effective from July 6, 2018, China’s Customs Tariffs commission said.

  • China slaps additional tariffs on $50 billion worth of US goods

    Beijing: In a tit-for-tat action, China today imposed additional duties on USD 50 billion worth of American products, a day after US President Donald Trump slapped a stiff 25 per cent tariff on Chinese goods worth similar amount, triggering a full-fledged trade war between the world’s two largest economies.

  • US President Donald Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs

    Washington: President Donald Trump has approved a plan to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods as early as today, a move that could put his trade policies on a collision course with his push to rid the Korean Peninsula of nuclear weapons.

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    Now, lift sanction on pyongyang, says china

    Beijing : As US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un held their historic summit in Singapore on Tuesday, a wary China made out a case for lifting of UN sanctions against Pyongyang and highlighted its central role in working out a new peace mechanism for the Korean Peninsula.

  • Iranian President slams US for withdrawing from nuclear deal

    Qingdao (China) : Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday slammed the Trump administration for unilaterally dumping the Iran nuclear deal while complimented China, Russia and Europe for trying to protect it.

  • PM Narendra Modi departs for China to attend SCO Summit

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday morning departed for China’s Qingdao to attend the two-day long 18th Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO). On Friday, the Prime Minister posted a message regarding the summit on his official Facebook account.

  • Reincarnation of Dalai Lama should be chosen by Tibetans: US

    Washington : Tbetans should choose Buddhist lamas, including the Dalai Lama, as per their beliefs and without interference, the Trump administration has said in an apparent reference to China’s intervention.

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    Akshay Kumar-Bhumi Pednekar’s Toilet: Ek Prem Katha gets massive release in China

    A while back, it was reported that the Akshay Kumar-Bhumi Pednekar starrer ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha‘ would be hitting screens in China on June 8 and would be retitled as ‘Toilet Hero’. Now we hear that ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ will see a massive release in the Chinese market as it is being readied to hit a total of 4300 screens which is interestingly almost 50% more

  • How much gold can be mined in India?

    Officially, India mined just 1.61 tonnes of gold in India during 2017-18. That was essentially from primary sources. But ask geologists, and they will tell you that India should be mining a lot more gold. This is because the terrain from Australia to China has similar geological features. There is a lot of gold to be found there.