China, Japan, South Korea trilateral meet-What does it mean for world?

NEW DELHI: China, Japan, and South Korea, three Asian giants, held their first trilateral meeting in the last 4 years. This meeting has been organized at a time when the world is witnessing two major conflicts namely, Russia-Ukraine and Israel-Gaza war. At a time, when the position of the US as a self-acclaimed superpower of […]

PV Sindhu falls to Wang Zhi Yi in Malaysia masters final

Indian badminton star PV Sindhu's quest for a title continues as she lost to China's Wang Zhi Yi in the final of the Malaysia Masters on Sunday.

Biden attributes ‘Xenophobia’ to economic woes in India, China, Japan

NEW DELHI: US President Joe Biden has made a bold statement attributing the economic struggles of India, China, and Japan to ‘xenophobia’. Speaking at a fundraising event in Washington for his 2024 re-election campaign, Biden stated that these countries are economically stalling because “they’re xenophobic” and “don’t want immigrants”. Biden argued that migration is beneficial […]

‘Hum Bhartiya hai!’, assert Arunachal residents amidst China’s renaming locations

Speaking to The New Indian's Executive Editor, Rohan Dua, during the Lok Sabha coverage in Arunachal's capital, Itanagar, Yowa Yama, 27, emphasised the sentiment of pure Indianness among the locals.

US acknowledges Arunachal Pradesh as Indian territory; China objects

Speaking at a daily press conference, Patel emphasised, "The United States recognises Arunachal Pradesh as Indian territory, and we strongly oppose any unilateral attempts to advance territorial claims by incursions or encroachments across the Line of Actual Control."

PM Modi to visit Bhutan, strengthen ties amid China’s watch

During his visit, Prime Minister Modi will engage in crucial discussions with Bhutan's leadership, including an audience with King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and talks with Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay.

Modi, Bhutan PM bolster relations amidst China’s Himalayan presence

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and visiting Prime Minister of Bhutan Tshering Tobgay, who is on a five-day visit to India, met on Thursday evening to push cross-border connectivity, energy, and business initiatives amid China’s efforts to expand its outreach in the Himalayan State. Tobgay’s visit marks his first overseas visit after assuming office […]

India dismisses China’s remarks on PM’s Arunachal visit

China's Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin, addressing PM Modi's visit, expressed, "China strongly deplores and firmly opposes the Indian leader’s visit to the East Section of the China-India boundary. We have made solemn representations to India."

China boosts defence spending by 7.2%, India braces for impact

China’s defence spending has grown by more than seven per cent for the third consecutive year, despite its slowing economy and the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Saudi Arabia’s BRICS membership officially activated

NEW DELHI: After receiving expansion invitations at the 2023 annual summit, Saudi Arabia is now confirmed to become a member of the BRICS alliance. South Africa’s Foreign Minister, Naledi Pandor, has officially announced the inclusion of Saudi Arabia and the four other invited nations. At the beginning of 2024, questions surfaced about Saudi Arabia’s position […]