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Scientists call for new investigation into COVID-19 origins

A group of scientists have issued an open letter calling for steps to analyse how the catastrophe began in order so prioritize efforts to address shortcomings

Published on 8th April 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: An army of terracotta soldiers buried underground discovered in China

In today's #TBT, we take you back to the day in the year 1974 when 8,000 clay soldiers were discovered underground in China. Yes, this is the same site PM Modi visited that sparked off that viral meme

Published on 29th March 2021
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UN biodiversity summit to happen in October in China

The meeting is expected to adopt the post-2020 global biodiversity framework, crucial for building resilience and galvanizing international cooperation

Published on 19th March 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: Three years ago today, we bid adieu to the last male northern white rhino

In today's #TBT, we talk about Sudan, the last male northern white rhinoceros who was put to death as it was battling age-related complications. The whole world mourned its death, needless to say

Published on 19th March 2021
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Did not misuse Facebook, Twitter: China defends use of social media platforms during COVID-19

When asked about the report, the Foreign Ministry's top spokesperson, Hua Chunying, didn't directly address the allegations about China's role in spreading virus disinformation

Published on 18th February 2021
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My daughter more disturbed over medical education rather than COVID: Father of India's first COVID patient

The student who was studying at a medical college in Wuhan city in China and was the first person to test COVID positive in the country on January 30, 2020 on her arrival at her hometown

Published on 30th January 2021
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China issues commemorative coin for Year of the Ox

The front side of the coin shows its face value and the year of issuance, while the reverse side features an ox raising its head

Published on 30th January 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: How the Great Firewall of China came to be and what's the status now

In today's #TBT, we talk about China's internet censorship and how far it has gone today. We also talk about the much-loved Disney original movie High School Musical and how it won very many hearts 

Published on 20th January 2021
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Bacterial outbreak in China infects thousands of people after factory leak

This outbreak began from a leak at the Zhongmu Lanzhou biological pharmaceutical factory, which occurred between late July to late August last year, according to the city's Health Commission

Published on 18th September 2020
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Parliament will send message to soldiers guarding our borders that country stands behind them: PM Modi

The message from Prime Minister comes in view of the ongoing standoff at the India-China border in Eastern Ladakh

Published on 14th September 2020
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1.4 million students return to classrooms as China begins new school year with strict precautions

In Shanghai, over 1.5 million primary and secondary school students began school on Tuesday while in Shenzhen, students in 2,628 kindergarten, primary and secondary schools also went back to school

Published on 1st September 2020
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India to tighten visa norms for students, researchers associated with Chinese think tanks

Many organisations across the globe, backed by China, sponsor visas for think tanks, academics and research entities, among others

Published on 22nd August 2020
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It's about talent, not platform: TikTok influencers after app ban

The government on Monday evening banned 59 apps with Chinese links, including the hugely popular TikTok, saying they were prejudicial to the sovereignty, integrity and security of the country

Published on 1st July 2020
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#BoycottChina: Here are some cool, safe alternatives to 'red-flagged' Chinese apps

The recommendations of the intel agencies have backing of the National Security Council Secretariat which determined that certain China-linked apps could be detrimental to the country's security

Published on 22nd June 2020
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Eight young children drown in a river in a southwestern Chinese city

The deaths happened in Chongqing city in southwestern China. The children were described as elementary school age

Published on 22nd June 2020

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