China once again stood in the way of a ban on Maulana Masood Azhar, the dreaded terrorist who heads the Jaish-e-Mohammad. India has complained time and again and even handed out proof about Azhar’s involvement in scores of terror strikes that include, Pathankot, Uri among others.
China was at it again. It blocked declaring Maulana Masood Azhar as a terrorist in the United Nations once again. This is a set back for India which has handed out ample proof of his role in the Parliament, Pathankot attacks as well as the ruckus Azhar has been causing in Jammu and Kashmir.
Indian Intelligence agencies have reported that at least 20 officers of the Pakistan army have been sent to China to undergo training in biological warfare.
In a move that would worry India, China is planning to construct a 1,000 kilometre long tunnel to take Brahmaputra water to Xinjiang. Top scientists backed by the Communist Party of China are working on this mega project.
China is all set to once again block a move to get Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Maulana Masood Azhar declared a global terrorist. The proposal by India which has the backing of the US, UK and France has been put on technical hold by China which as a permanent member of the UNSC wields a veto power.
On expected lines, China has been meddling with the ongoing peace talks in Nagaland. The NSCN(K) which ought to have been a player in the talks has been stopped by China, Intelligence Bureau reports state.
Chinese President managed to foil a major coup against him and the Communist Party of China. The coup was staged by former political heavyweights who were at the receiving end of his high-profile anti-graft campaign, a top Chinese official revealed.
Did the Doklam standoff lead to the delay in the implementation of the high speed train project in south India?
An internal brief of the Mobility Directorate on the status of nine high-speed projects of the railways shows that the Chennai-Bangalore-Mysore corridor, a 492 km stretch, lies in limbo because the Chinese railways has failed to respond to the ministry’s communiques.
Now in China, be patriotic or be punished. The Communist Party Congress and the State council of the government have issued fresh guidelines calling for strengthening the party leadership over businesses.
China referred to the 1890 UK-China treaty which it claims demarcated the Sikkim sector of the China-India border as it urged New Delhi to abide by its provisions, a day after Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman made her maiden visit to the Nathu La post.