China Succumbs To Global Pressure; Designates 26/11 Mastermind As ‘International Terrorist’

China Succumbs To Global Pressure; Designates 26/11 Mastermind As ‘International Terrorist’

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At last, China had to yield to world pressure and lift its so-called technical objections to the proposal of designating the main culprit of the Mumbai carnage, Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi (Makki), a Pakistani national, as an international terrorist. The UN has decided by paragraph 13 of 02 Resolution 1822 (2008) and subsequent resolutions the ISIL (Daesh) and Al Qaeda Sanctions Committee made accessible a narrative summary of reasons for the listing of individuals, groups, undertakings, and entities included in the ISIL (Daesh) and Al Qaeda sanctions list. Lakhvi’s story is bizarre in the annals of the contemporary history of terrorism....

Yellen in Zambia to Discuss Debt to China, Public Health

Yellen in Zambia to Discuss Debt to China, Public Health

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U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is in Zambia on the second leg of her African tour, a stop aimed at promoting American investment and ties while...

Chinese military vessels and aircraft approach Taiwan space again: Taipei

Chinese military vessels and aircraft approach Taiwan space again: Taipei

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Chinese military vessels and aircraft were detected around Taiwanese waters and airspace on Monday morning, according to defense officials, as tensions continue to grow between the...

The CCP will disappear in history sooner or later, says Chris Patten, the last governor of Hong Kong

The CCP will disappear in history sooner or later, says Chris Patten, the last governor of Hong Kong

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Chris Patten, the last governor of Hong Kong, who was regarded as a thorn in the side of the Chinese government, sent New Year greetings to...

China’s drug-pricing policy impedes biotech profits

China’s drug-pricing policy impedes biotech profits

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China’s biotech companies are struggling to become profitable as Beijing’s pricing policy undermines attempts to build a homegrown pharmaceutical industry through capital markets. China allowed medical...

China’s New Anti-Uyghur Campaign

China’s New Anti-Uyghur Campaign

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Starting in late 2017, Uyghur and Kazakh émigrés from the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in China began hearing frightening reports from relatives and friends at home—or...

US residents of L A Asian suburb stunned by mass Chinese New Year shooting

US residents of L A Asian suburb stunned by mass Chinese New Year shooting

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The “Year of the Rabbit” began in horror on Sunday for the inhabitants of Monterey Park, the largely Asian American suburb of Los Angeles where a...

Chinese tech workers on visas in the US struggle under massive layoffs in Silicon Valley

Chinese tech workers on visas in the US struggle under massive layoffs in Silicon Valley

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November 9 would have been just another normal work day at Meta Platforms for Wang, if Mark Zuckerberg had not dropped a bombshell announcement. In a...

China ups ante against false online content over Lunar New Year

China ups ante against false online content over Lunar New Year

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China’s top internet regulator has launched a monthlong campaign to clean up online content circulating during the Lunar New Year, with one focus on a tougher...

India ‘on cusp of change’ as global manufacturers look beyond China

India ‘on cusp of change’ as global manufacturers look beyond China

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India’s economic transformation is kicking into high gear. Global manufacturers are looking beyond China, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi stepping up to seize the moment. The...

<strong>China FO Presser, Sept 30</strong>

China FO Presser, Sept 30

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Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Mao Ning held a press conference on Sept 30, 2022 Excerpts CCTV: In the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)’s Global Innovation Index...

China FO Presser, Sept 29

China FO Presser, Sept 29

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Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin held press conference on Sept 29, 2022. Some Excerpts AFP: According to Pakistani police, a Chinese national was shot dead...

China FO Presser, Sept 28

China FO Presser, Sept 28

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China’s Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin held a presser on Sept 28, 2022 EXCERPTS CCTV: It is reported that a seminar themed on “The People-Centered Philosophy,...

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 19, 2022

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 19, 2022

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NEWS EDITORIALS  

US supports constructive engagement between India and Pakistan: State Dept

US supports constructive engagement between India and Pakistan: State Dept

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The State department spokesman Ned Price said that Washington supported constructive engagement between India and Pakistan but it is for the two countries to decide the...

Familiar With Shared Values With India’: U.S. Shuts Down Pak Journo Over BBC Docuseries on Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Familiar With Shared Values With India’: U.S. Shuts Down Pak Journo Over BBC Docuseries on Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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State Dept spokesperson Ned Price held a Press Briefing on January 23, 2023, and fielded a wide range of questions on India, Pakistan and Afghanistan amongst...

State Dept Presser, Jan 19, 2023

State Dept Presser, Jan 19, 2023

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Vedant Patel, Principal Dy Secretary of the US State Dept along with Asst Secretary Julieta Noyes held a Press Briefing on Jan 19, 2023. Some excerpts...

State Dept Presser, Jan 18, 2023

State Dept Presser, Jan 18, 2023

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State Department Spokesperson Ned Price held a Press Briefing at 2:18 p.m. EST on Jan 18, 2023, and fielded questions on a wide range of issues....

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 19, 2022

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 19, 2022

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NEWS EDITORIALS  

Pak Urdu Media Digest Sept 15, 2022

Pak Urdu Media Digest Sept 15, 2022

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EDITORIALS: Terrorists killed three soldiers of the Pakistan Army in Kharlachi area of Kurram district. They entered Pakistan from across the border. According to the spokesman of...

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 14, 2022

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 14, 2022

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EDITORIALS: Reports of lawlessness including street crime and other major offences keep pouring in media offices even in times when we are grappling with floods. Police...

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 13, 2022

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 13, 2022

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EDITORIALS Digital Flood Dash Board is welcome. It will bring transparency in the relief work undertaken by the federal government amongst the flood affected people.  Simultaneously,...

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 12, 2022

Pak Urdu Media Digest, Sept 12, 2022

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EDITORIALS To safeguard the country from natural and environmental disasters, we need to form comprehensive water plans. Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has emphasized the...

<strong>Nuisance on Flights</strong>

Nuisance on Flights

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Atul Cowshish Shankar Mishra, till recently a senior executive in a US-based multinational, has drawn unsolicited attention and may have to cool his heels in prison...

<strong>AAP Asked to Return Money Spent on Ads; Taxes Imposed on Taj Mahal</strong>

AAP Asked to Return Money Spent on Ads; Taxes Imposed on Taj Mahal

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The Aam Admi Party government in Delhi has been asked to return Rs 97 crore, the money spent on advertisements allegedly glorifying party leaders, to the...

Evolving the right vision for tomorrow’s India

Evolving the right vision for tomorrow’s India

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By Hari Jaisingh Nobel Prize-winning writer V. S. Naipaul has said that ours is a wounded civilization. He wondered: “…whether intellectual for a thousand years India...

Nepal Votes Hung Parliament

Nepal Votes Hung Parliament

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Rattan Saldi* All results in the November 20 election to Federal Parliament and Provincial Assemblies in Nepal are out and have been presented before President Bidya...

Looking at terrorism in a new perspective

Looking at terrorism in a new perspective

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At the first meeting of the India-Central Asia heads of national security held last month, India put forward its concern about terror financing and curbing terrorism...