WHO team visits hospitals in China’s Wuhan

The WHO experts visited various hospitals in China’s coronavirus-hit Wuhan city over the weekend as the death toll climbed to 2,592 with 150 new fatalities while the total number of confirmed cases increased to over 77,000, health officials said on Monday. Continue Reading

Editorial: The wait continues…

It is almost a month since Tamilisai Soundararajan was appointed as Telangana Governor. The Tamilnadu unit of the BJP is waiting for a new president to be announced. The State is witnessing by-polls in two Assembly constituencies and there are talks that local body elections may happen soon. Amidst such a scenario, political pundits are wondering why there is a delay in announcing a successor to Tamilisai here. Continue Reading

Modi arrives in Chennai to attend 2nd Indo-China informal summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here today to attend the second informal meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping. Continue Reading

Terror threat to Chinese President during Chennai visit

Ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s much talked about visit to Chennai and Mamallapuram, during which he will hold discussions with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, reports claim that the Kanchipuram Collector has received a threat letter. Continue Reading

All eyes on Modi-Xi’s Mamallapuram meet

Chinese officials inspect Mamallapuram ahead of Modi-Xi Jinping summit

A delegation of Chinese officials on Friday inspected world heritage site monuments here, including the famous shore temple ahead of the summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi Jinping, slated to be held here next month. Continue Reading

China defends economic corridor project with Pakistan

“It has greatly improved Pakistan’s infrastructure and power supply and, of course, it is welcomed by Pakistan government and its people,” said Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang. Continue Reading