Helpful analysis of new developments at Doklam: "In the satellite image above, light turquoise lines mark new trench lines, while red lines mark new roads and old roads widened or otherwise improved"

Map. History of Asia conflict

25 April 2018
Films starring Taiwanese actors who support Taiwan independence will not be released in the Chinese mainland, the spokesperson for China's Taiwan Affairs Office said at a regular press conference on Wednesday.
3 week ago
KCNA: "Kim Il Sung Praised by Foreign Media: A special write-up was posted on the Russian internet homepage Patrioti Moskva with a portrait of smiling President. It said: Human history knows many famous men but there is no such a great man as President Kim Il Sung."
3 week ago
Pakistani, Afghan traders to unveil policy to enhance economic connectivity
3 week ago
Koreas president Moon approves plans to relocate interior, science ministries to Sejong
Tashkent meeting seeks political role for Taliban3 week ago
Tashkent meeting seeks political role for Taliban
Japan PM Abe says no change to sales tax hike plan
100 cartons of gelatin sticks (explosives) recovered from a Karnataka registered vehicle in Malappuram's Kondotty Kerala
China says North Korea agrees to meet US officials
Former lower house speaker and veteran legislator U Win Myint elected Myanmar's new president
China says North Korea pledges denuclearization during friendly visit
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un goes to Beijing and meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping, Kim's first known trip to a foreign country since he took power in 2011
China preparing list of retaliatory tariffs on U.S. imports: Global Times
3 week ago
KCNA: "I wish the fraternal Chinese people great successes in building socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era under the leadership of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China with you at the core, and wish you good health."
3 week ago
KCNA: "Kim Jong Unsent a message of thanks to Xi Jinpingon Wednesday. In the message Kim Jong Un said: On my way back after my first successful visit to our friendly neighbor the People's Republic of China, I'd like to express my heartfelt gratitude to you."
PM Modi to meet cabinet ministers at 6 pm today
3 week ago
Therek-e-Hurriyat member Umer Adil arrested in Kashmir's Lal Chowk, shifted to Kothibagh police station
Lok Sabha adjourned till 12 pm as uproar continues
3 week ago
KCNA: "Xi Jinping, said that the diligent and resourceful Korean people are making redoubled efforts to build a socialist economic power under the leadership of the Workers' Party of Korea headed by Chairman Kim Jong Un."
3 week ago
KCNA: Xi Jinping: "The traditional Sino-DPRK friendship is the unique one in the world that has been sealed in blood, and it provides the two parties and two peoples with happiness just as a luxuriant tree with deep roots and a never-drying spring, he pointed out."
3 week ago
KCNA: "He noted that President Kim Il Sung visited China over 40 times in his lifetime, forging deep friendly feelings with the Chinese leaders of elder generation including Chairman Mao Zedong and Premier Zhou Enlai."
3 week ago
KCNA: "General Secretary Xi Jinping made a speech at a grand banquet arranged in welcome of the China visit by respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un."
3 week ago
KCNA: "It is quite natural that the capital of China was chosen for his maiden foreign trip, he noted, adding it is also a noble obligation of him who has to value the DPRK-China friendship as his own life and carry it forward generation after generation."
3 week ago
KCNA: "He said that he was deeply moved by the sincerity and deep consideration shown by Xi Jinpingso that the successful visit would be made in a short period after gladly accepting the proposal for the visit, and noted that he was very thankful for it."
3 week ago
KCNA: "He expressed his heartfelt gratitude to General Secretary Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan for devoting their time and according warm and cordial hospitality just as they would do for their own brothers and sisters, though being busy with the party and state affairs."
3 week ago
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un said that he made a visit to the People's Republic of China like lightning with the sole desire to invariably maintain the long-standing historical tradition of great DPRK-China friendshipand to creditablydevelop the relationsgeneration after generation."
3 week ago
South Korea 'welcomes' Kim Jong-un's talks with Chinese leader
3 week ago
KCNA: "Respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un made a speech at the grand banquet hosted by Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People."
3 week ago
Explosives found outside paramilitary camp, schools shut in Rajouri's Sunderbani
India, Pakistan trade fire on Kashmir border after 10-day lull3 week ago
India, Pakistan trade fire on Kashmir border after 10-day lull
4 week ago
Korea, U.S. in talks for deal to prohibit competitive currency devaluation
Clash during Ramnavami procession in Asansol: Section 144 imposed, Rapid Action Force (RAF) and Police force deployed in the area
Gangster Nirmal shot at by police after an exchange of fire near Cottonpete in Bengaluru, two policemen also injured
Photos of Kim and Xi in Beijing
Front page of Rodong Sinmun, March 28, 2018. North Korea
Rodong Pics Of The Summit Are Out
4 week ago
China's second aircraft carrier ready for sea trials
4 week ago
KCNA: "The luncheon hall where Kim Jong Un and Ri Sol Ju sat face to face with Xi Jinping and Peng Liyuan was overflowing with a harmonious and intimate atmosphere from its beginning to the end."
4 week ago
KCNA: "Xi Jinping and Peng Liyuan told Kim Jong Un and Ri Sol Ju about tea culture of China, and guided them to the luncheon hall."
4 week ago
KCNA: "Respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un and his wife Ri Sol Ju were invited to a luncheon hosted by Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan at Yangyuanzhai of the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse on March 27."
4 week ago
KCNA: "There was an art performance specially prepared by Chinese artistes to welcome Kim Jong Un's China visit. Kim Jong Un and his wife Ri Sol Ju conveyed a floral basket to the performersand mounted the stage together with Xi Jinping and his wifeto have a souvenir picture"
4 week ago
KCNA: "At the banquet Xi Jinping made a congratulatory speech and Kim Jong Un made a reply speech. The banquet proceeded in a comradely, fraternal and amicable atmosphere."
4 week ago
KCNA: "The viewers were impressed by scenes showing the lifetime of the leaders of the elder generation including President Kim Il Sung, leader Kim Jong Il and Comrades Mao Zedong, Zhou Enlai, Deng Xiaoping, Jiang Zemin, Hu Jintao and Xi Zhongxun."
4 week ago
KCNA: "Prior to the banquet, they watched a video on the activities of the leaders of the two parties and two countries who provided and nurtured the roots of the DPRK-China friendship."
4 week ago
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un and his wife Ri Sol Ju entered the banquet hall, guided by Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan. All the participants in the banquet warmly welcomed the supreme leaders of the two parties and two countries."
4 week ago
KCNA: "Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, president of the People's Republic of China, hosted a grand banquet in welcome of the China visit by Kim Jong Unat the Great Hall of the People."
Xinhua readout of the Kim-Trump summit, it jumps out how eager China is to emphasize continuity and tradition in the Sino-NK relationship
More video of Kim in Beijing meeting with Xi
4 week ago
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un invited, on behalf of the party and government of the DPRK, Xi Jinping to make an official visit to the DPRK at a convenient time and the invitation was accepted with pleasure."
4 week ago
KCNA: "Xi Jinping warmly welcomed Kim Jong Un for visiting China as his maiden foreign trip. He stressed that it is the strategic option and unshakable will of the Chinese party and government to attache importance to and steadily carry forwardthe Sino-DPRK friendship."
4 week ago
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un said that he was pleased to have the first significant meeting with Xi JinpingHe talked about the need to meet often Chinese comrades including Xi Jinping to further deepen friendship and strengthen the strategic communication and tactical cooperation."
4 week ago
KCNA: "He made the following entry in the visitors' book: We can grasp the mightiness of China, a great neighboring country. More excellent scientific successes will be achieved under the wise leadership of the Communist Party of China. Kim Jong Un on March 27, 2018."
4 week ago
KCNA: "Xi Jinping hosted a grand banquet at the Great Hall of the People, warmly welcoming Kim Jong Un's visit to China. On March 27 Kim Jong Un visited an exhibition house showing the signal successes made by the Chinese Academy of Sciences after the 18th CPC Congress."
4 week ago
KCNA: "There were talks between Kim Jong Un and Xi Jinping. At the end of the talks Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan presented to Kim Jong Un gifts they prepared with sincerity. Kim Jong Un expressed thanks to them."
4 week ago
KCNA: "The motorcade carrying him and his wife headed for the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse, escorted by 21 motorcycles. A ceremony for welcoming Kim Jong Un's visit to China took place with splendor at the Great Hall of the People."
4 week ago
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea and chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, paid an unofficial visit to China from March 25 to 28 at the invitation of Xi Jinping."
China's Xi has accepted Kim's invitation to visit North Korea: KCNA state media reports
4 week ago
"The Chinese government contacted the White House earlier on Tuesday to brief us on Kim Jong Un's visit to Beijing. The briefing included a personal message from President Xi to President Trump, which has been conveyed to President Trump," says @PressSec.
Chinese Foreign Minister's Russia Visit Postponed Amid Nerve Agent Accusations
@Reuters is the latest news outlet to say sources have told it that DPRK leader Kim Jong Un was in China, having arrived in Beijing by train on Monday and leaving earlier today. Both ROK government and @StateDept today said they have not confirmed Kim was there.
Helpful analysis of new developments at Doklam: "In the satellite image above, light turquoise lines mark new trench lines, while red lines mark new roads and old roads widened or otherwise improved"
Department of State:.@statedeptspox provides a readout on Under Secretary Tom Shannon's  travel to Tashkent, Uzbekistan, where he led the U.S. delegation to the Tashkent Conference on Afghanistan and held bilateral meetings with @president_uz Mirziyoyev and Foreign Affairs Minister Kamilov.4 week ago
Department of State:[email protected] provides a readout on Under Secretary Tom Shannon's travel to Tashkent, Uzbekistan, where he led the U.S. delegation to the Tashkent Conference on Afghanistan and held bilateral meetings with @president_uz Mirziyoyev and Foreign Affairs Minister Kamilov.
4 week ago
"We are continuing to move forward in that process," says @PressSec in response to question on progress in arranging summit between @POTUS and Kim Jong Un.
Was DPRK's Kim Jong Un in Beijing? "Kind of looked like he did, but I don't know" says US Defence Secretary Mattis
US, ROK, Japan putting together discussion points for DPRK North Korea talks - "it's a very methodical process" says @DeptofDefense Secretary Jim Mattis "There are other nations also involvedIt's all on track. As it has been all along, it is diplomatically led"
Morena: Tractor loaded with grains rammed into railing of a Railway overbridge. Driver escapes unhurt
Defense Secretary Mattis says he does not know if North Korea's Kim Jong Un went to China, says 'kind of looked like he did'
The 15th meeting of the India-U.S. Counterterrorism Joint Working Group was held today in New Delhi. The Indian and the U.S. delegations achieved important progress on counterterrorism cooperation between the two countries.
U.N. chief 'shocked' by top Myanmar general's comments on Rohingya
At least six people were killed, four others injured in an explosion at an abandoned factory in east China's Shandong Province on Tuesday, according to local authorities. The injured were sent to the hospital and an investigation into the incident is still underway
Uzbek president Shavkat Mirziyoev called for external forces stop financing terrorism in Afghanistan.4 week ago
Uzbek president Shavkat Mirziyoev called for "external forces" stop financing terrorism in Afghanistan.
4 week ago
Global criminal economy is estimated at US$2.8 trillion dollars, says @ashrafghani
India to buy 4 refurbished Russian helicopters for Afghanistan
Three passengers travelling with fake tickets arrested by Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) at IGI Airport in Delhi. Case registered
President Rodrigo Duterte meets with Moro Islamic Liberation Front(MILF) leaders, members of the BTC and the GPH panel in Davao City
Two arrested, huge amount of Schedule H prescription drugs recovered from them by Detective Department of Siliguri Metropolitan Police (SMP)
8 men arrested in separate police drug operations
Union Home Secretary, Rajiv Gauba met Jammu And Kashmir Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti in Srinagar earlier today, held discussions on the overall security and law and order situation in the state
China calls for restraint after more expulsions of Russian diplomats
The arrival of a mysterious green train in Beijing has sparked speculation North Korea's Kim Jong Un could be in the Chinese capital.
4 week ago
Taliban fully or partially controls half of Afghanistan, claims Russian Lavrov
Trouble at Hindu festival in India triggers clashes with Muslims; three dead
Fire broke out at a marriage hall in Jaipur's Sirsi Road; 5 fire tenders and police present on the spot
Myanmar holds military parade to mark 73rd Armed Forces Day on Tuesday, calling for peace.
4 week ago
Lavrov: RF regrets that US avoids participation in Moscow conference on Afghanistan
North Korea at center of Mattis' disagreement with Bolton
Amazing images  @planetlabs show the massive scale of the Chinese naval show of force in the South China Sea yesterday:4 week ago
Amazing images @planetlabs show the massive scale of the Chinese naval show of force in the South China Sea yesterday:
4 week ago
More artillery shells fired on Kunar province from other side of Durand Line
U.S. Republicans press for F-35 fighter jet sales to Taiwan amid China threat
Japan's foreign minister says US tariffs on Japanese steel exports could hurt the US auto industry's competitiveness
Japan's Foreign Minister Taro Kono says economic issues with the US to be dealt with in "economic dialogue" between Vice President Mike Pence and Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso
Japan's Foreign Minister Taro Kono says the US agrees that North Korea should abolish short-to medium-range missiles, as well as ICBMs and IRBMs
Japanese foreign minister: Japan, U.S. 'completely in sync' on North Korea
China says it will give information on rumours about Kim Jong-un visit "in due course"
4 week ago
South Korea says watching China closely as senior North Korean visits
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee met Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut in Delhi
Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa will pay a state visit to China from April 2 to 6, at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping
Rights group Karapatan says President Duterte should blame himself for the Philippines' failure to curb illegal drugs.
Train thought to carry North Korean official leaves Beijing station: Kyodo
4 week ago
Top diplomats of South Korea, Canada to hold talks this week
Train thought to carry North Korean official leaves Beijing station: Kyodo
4 week ago
KCNA: "It is important to discard the illusion about foreign forces. It is the only way out to solve the national issue through cooperation with the fellow countrymen, not with foreign forces."
4 week ago
KCNA: "It is impossible to remove distrust and confrontation between the north and the south if one follows and cooperates with the outsiders seeking the inter-Korean confrontation and constant tension on the Korean Peninsula and getting frantic with the anti-DPRK provocations."
Pakistan defends nuclear safety record after U.S. sanctions companies
4 week ago
KCNA: "If the relations between the north and the south of Korea are to develop as desired by all the fellow countrymen, national cooperation should be realized before anything else."
4 week ago
Magnitude 2.4 quake rocks Surigao del Norte
4 week ago
Afghanistan summons Pakistan's Chargé d'affaires in Kabul to lodge protest over alleged Pakistani "rocket shelling" in eastern Kunar, Afghan foreign ministry says. A statement says "rocket firing causes civilian casualties and displaces people."
4 week ago
(LEAD) Trump's threat to withdraw from Paris Agreement 'shortsighted,' 'irresponsible': ex-UN chief Ban
North Korean football officials to visit South Korea this week
4 week ago
Russian FM Lavrov, addressing the Tashkent Conference, says the situation in Afghanistan is degrading and the Taliban are controlling half of the country's territory.
Lok Sabha adjourned till tomorrow, after ruckus
4 week ago
Vietnam detains dissident singer after European tour
4 week ago
KCNA: "The committee decided to organize political and cultural events praising the revolutionary career and exploits of the President in the run-up to his 106th birth anniversary."
4 week ago
KCNA: "Mikhail Panchenko, secretary general of the International Alliance of Societies for the Study of the Juche Idea and Songun Policy in East European and Central Asian Regions, was elected chairman of the preparatory committee."
4 week ago
KCNA: "An international preparatory committee for celebrating the birth anniversary of President Kim Il Sung (Day of the Sun) was inaugurated on March 18."
China urges northern cities to shut factories as smog builds - report
US Defence Secretary Mattis meets Indonesian FM Ahead, discusses Jakarta meeting
4 week ago
Federica Mogherini also calls on the people of Afghanistan to support the election process
4 week ago
Federica Mogherini says stability in Afghanistan will benefit the entire region
4 week ago
Mogherini says the EU fully supports Afghanistan, but in order for central Asia to be stable, Afghanistan needs stability. She said central Asian countries need to cooperate with Afghanistan
4 week ago
High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini addresses delegates and calls on them to support Afghanistan in its quest for peace
4 week ago
Afghan president Ghani calls for support of the people for elections and says the people must use their ballots and not bullets during elections
4 week ago
Afghan president Ghani calls on all regional countries to support the Afghan-led peace process
4 week ago
Afghan president Ghani discusses military situation and says large operations have been carried out in the past two weeks to eliminate threats. Says fight against drug smuggling has also been ramped up
4 week ago
Afghan president Ghani also points out terrorist groups have no geographic boundaries
4 week ago
Afghan president Ghani says economic projects in region are also a major point of focus for Afghanistan, projects that include air cargo corridors, TAPI pipeline - these will benefit regional countries - says to be successful in these projects Afghanistan needs stability
4 week ago
Afghan President Ghani also discusses the issue of connectivity and says Central Asia must be linked directly to South Asia
4 week ago
President Ghani says Afghanistan wants to strengthen ties with regional countries in order to fight terrorism and that government also wants a stable economy
4 week ago
President Ghani says Afghanistan will do everything to bring about peace - states the Kabul Process was a clear sign that Afghanistan wants to end the war and to show that international allies support government in this quest
4 week ago
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani delivers his opening speech at the peace summit and thanks Uzbekistan for hosting the meeting
4 week ago
KCNA: "The present human rights situation in Japan is very deplorable. It is Japan that runs brothels for the old women seeking abnormal sexual pleasure in the heart of Tokyo."
4 week ago
KCNA: Japan "has no right and justification to talk about the human rights as it is the worst human rights abuser."
U.S. seeks China trade moves on autos, financials, chips: source
4 week ago
KCNA: "Their objective is to make the globe a Western-style liberal world and subordinate and assimilate all the countriesThe 'globalization' much touted by the imperialists isfor the establishment of an international order [to] put the world under their control."
4 week ago
KCNA: "As each country and nation has its own ideology, system and culture, the world 'integration' is absolutely impossibleHowever, the imperialists force 'globalization' on other countries, asserting that itmakes it possible to create global ideology and culture."
4 week ago
KCNA: "'Globalization' is the imperialists' world domination strategy aimed to achieve the hegemonic ambition with ease through the Western view of value, says Rodong Sinmun in an article Monday."
4 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 153km SW of Kuripan, Indonesia
Our website is using cookies for 3rd party advertising, language and user settings. By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of cookies, Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
I agree