Indian PM quits Chinese social media account, deletes photos with Xi

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the Indian government's decision to ban 59 Chinese mobile apps on Monday (June 29), the country's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also decided to quit h...

India bans 59 Chinese mobile apps after border clash

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — India on Monday (June 29) took the unprecedented step of banning 59 Chinese apps as tensions between the two countries continue to rise after a bloody melee broke out on a...

China banking on MMA after border brawl with India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China is adding more members of a controversial mixed martial arts (MMA) gym to the ranks of its border guards after a bloody melee broke out between Indian and Chinese so...

India halts 3 business deals with China after border clash

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — India has put the brakes on over US$600 million worth of business deals with Chinese firms after the bloody clash between Chinese and Indian troops that took place last we...

China ordered assault on Indian troops: US report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A senior Chinese general ordered last week's bloody attack on Indian troops, according to a U.S. intelligence source. On Monday U.S. News & World Report cited a...

India removes firearm restriction on border with China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In the wake of a bloody melee last week, India's government has given its army the green light to carry firearms on a section of the disputed border with China. On ...

Letter to the Editor: Ladakh venture is China's test of its plan to encircle India

Foreign analysts watching the India-China developments on the LAC in Ladakh wonder why the Indian government is taking time to articulate its reaction to the brutal killing of 20 Indian soldiers by th...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan stands with India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Inspired by a meme showing Hong Kong's pro-democracy activists supporting India, Taiwan News has created a meme expressing Taiwan's solidarity with India, as both ...

PLA commanding officer killed in clash with India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Indian media report that a People's Liberation Army (PLA) commanding officer was killed during a fierce border clash with Indian troops earlier this week. On Tuesda...

Chinese military massing near Himalayan border

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Recent satellite photos appear to show that China has transported construction machinery and military equipment to the Sino-Indian border in the Galwan Valley, where a ser...

Photo shows nail-studded rods allegedly used by Chinese to attack Indian troops

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A photo surfaced on Thursday (June 18) that purportedly showed metal rods with nails attached to them, which were allegedly used by Chinese soldiers to assault Indian troo...

Photo of the Day: Exit the Dragon - Enter India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Indian dairy cooperative early this month posted an illustration of its iconic mascot turning down a product from a Chinese dragon, drawing nearly 1 million likes and t...

India to bar telecoms from buying Chinese supplies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid the uproar in India over a bloody border clash between Indian and Chinese troops, India's Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is preparing to bar state-run tel...

Oppo scrubs live phone launch amid Indian calls to shun Chinese goods

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese smartphone maker Oppo on Wednesday (June 17) canceled the live online launch of its new phone in India as tensions reached a fever pitch after a deadly clash the p...

Fatal clash in the Himalayas ups ante for China and India

NEW DELHI (AP) — India and China sought Wednesday to de-escalate tensions after flexing their muscles in a fatal clash along a disputed border high in the Himalayas that left 20 Indian soldiers dead. ...