Taiwan Crisis

'Demand slowdown, global uncertainties impacting India's exports': Experts

The world merchandise trade volume is expected to grow 3 per cent in 2022 against the earlier forecast of 4.7 per cent, mainly due to the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine.

published on : 7th September 2022

MPs' forum seeks Bharat Ratna for Dalai Lama; few of them express solidarity with Taiwan

The forum, which comprises 22 MPs, is planning to meet the Dalai Lama at Dharamshala on September 2, Tibetan Democracy Day.

published on : 20th August 2022

'Hope that India can reiterate support for the One China principle': Envoy amid Taiwan crisis

The comments by Chinese Ambassador Sun Weidong came amid escalating tension between China and Taiwan following US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to the self-governing island last week.

published on : 13th August 2022

China keeps up pressure on Taiwan with fourth day of drills; Taipei to conduct live-fire artillery drills

The People's Liberation Army said the exercises focused on testing its long-range air and ground strikes.

published on : 7th August 2022

Taiwan crisis: Frozen US-China cooperation presents new hitch for global warming

The unraveling relationship comes not long after China and the United States announced a surprise agreement to strengthen climate action at the UN COP26 climate conference in Glasgow in 2021.

published on : 6th August 2022

In high-level US visit to Solomon Islands, China looms large amid Taiwan crisis

China's growing might in the Asia-Pacific will be on display this weekend as it continues to stage military drills encircling Taiwan in a show of force.

published on : 6th August 2022

Taiwan accuses China of simulating invasion on main island; North Korea slams Pelosi

Beijing's military overnight released a video of an air force pilot filming the island's coastline and mountains from his cockpit.

published on : 6th August 2022

Taiwan crisis: Missiles flow over island nation, Chinese jets, warships cross 'median line'

Beijing is yet to formally confirm whether missiles overflew the islands during the drills, while Taipei has refused to confirm or deny the flight paths, citing intelligence concerns.

published on : 5th August 2022

'China cannot stop US officials from visiting Taiwan': Pelosi hits out at Beijing as she calls PLA drills 'grave problem'

Pelosi, the first House speaker to visit Taiwan in 25 years, said Wednesday in Taipei that the US commitment to democracy in the self-governing island and elsewhere 'remains ironclad'.

published on : 5th August 2022

'Prepared for what Beijing chooses to do': US' warning to China as latter deploys aircraft carrier group, Nuclear submarine in Taiwan Straits

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin on Thursday directed that the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan and the ships in her strike group will remain on station in the general area to monitor the situation.

published on : 5th August 2022

China starts major military drills around Taiwan after Pelosi's visit; US, ASEAN warn Beijing

Nationalist state-run tabloid Global Times said, citing military analysts, that the exercises were 'unprecedented' and that missiles would fly over Taiwan for the first time.

published on : 4th August 2022