IMF approves loan to Mongolia to finance reforms

Beijing, May 25 The International Monetary Fund said Thursday lenders have approved a USD 5.5 billion financing package for Mongolia to support reforms meant to revive economic growth and reduce...

May 25, 2017 3:08 PM | Newsscroll

Cabinet approves JDI between Germany, India on cooperation of alternative medicine

New Delhi [India] May 24 : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday has approved the Joint Declaration of Intent (JDI) between Germany and India regarding cooperation in the sector of alternative...

May 24, 2017 10:45 PM | Newsscroll

Vaishali wins gold in Asian Blitz Championship

Chennai, May 21 India's R Vaishali won the women's title with eight points from nine rounds in the Asian Continental Blitz Chess Championship in Chengdu, China, today.She was at her best in the...

May 21, 2017 7:01 PM | Newsscroll

New BWF Council elected for 2017-2021

Gold Coast (Australia), May 20 Badminton World Federation has welcomed seven new members to the BWF Council and re-elected 11 incumbent BWF Council members during its Annual General Meeting here...

May 20, 2017 3:10 PM | Newsscroll

Chinese scientists develop new plow

Beijing, May 17 Chinese metal scientists have developed a plow using a new steel alloy.Plow was initially used in China over 2,000 years ago, centuries earlier than in Europe.However, Chinese...

May 17, 2017 10:29 PM | Newsscroll

China's OBOR faces major challenge from ISIS

New Delhi [India], May 16 : Though the two-day "One Belt and One Road" summit has been described as a successful event by Chinese President Xi Jinping, the flagship project faces two very...

May 16, 2017 8:12 PM | Newsscroll

Philippines' Duterte says Turkey, Mongolia could join ASEAN

Davao (Philippines), May 16 Controversial Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said today he would push for the inclusion of Turkey and Mongolia in a grouping of Southeast Asian nations, dismissing...

May 16, 2017 12:38 PM | Newsscroll

China to hold next Belt and Road forum in 2019

From K J M VarmaBeijing, May 15 China will host the second Belt and Road Forum in 2019, President Xi Jinping said, as the first international meeting on his pet project ended today.The leaders of 29...

May 15, 2017 5:16 PM | Newsscroll

India boycotts China's B&R meet, mounts diplomatic pressure

against CPECFrom K J M VarmaBeijing, May 14 India today boycotted China's high-profile Belt and Road Forum, taking its protest over a controversial economic corridor traversing through Pakistan-...

May 14, 2017 7:36 PM | Newsscroll

At B&R Forum, Xi says all countries should respect sovereignty

(Eds: Updating with fresh inputs)From K J M VarmaBeijing, May 14 Chinese President Xi Jinping said today that all countries should respect each other's sovereignty and territorial integrity, as he...

May 14, 2017 6:39 PM | Newsscroll