India and China are truly at crossroads: Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar outlined eight broad principles and three ‘mutuals’ to mend strained ties between India and China, and said the two countries are truly at crossroads and their choices will have ‘profound repercussions’, not just for them but for the entire world. Continue Reading

Editorial: In and around

Army Chief General M M Naravane Tuesday said Pakistan and China formed a ‘potent threat’, and the ‘threat of collusion’ could not be wished away. Addressing an annual press conference in New Delhi, General Naravane said Indian forces would have to be prepared to deal with a ‘two-front’ threat scenario as there was ‘increasing cooperation’ between China and Pakistan in both military and non-military sectors. Continue Reading

Coronavirus ‘infects’ business in Ritchie Street

Here in Chennai, Ritchie Street has been the go-to place for electronic products. Coronavirus has blowed the business of shopkeepers here as the shortage of Chinese imports have left them face an unseen situation. Continue Reading

Modi lauds EPS for ‘excellent arrangements’ for India-China meet

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lauded the Tamilnadu government and Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami for the ”excellent arrangements” done for the second Sino-India informal summit held near here recently. Continue Reading

Modi, Xi start new era in Tamilnadu

The second day of the India-China Second Informal Summit was all about business as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping held one-to-one discussions in an exclusive room at a private resort at Kovalam, which was followed by a meeting of delegates. Continue Reading