The 84-year-old veteran politician died after he suffered a septic shock on Sunday. He died of a cardiac arrest on Monday evening in a hospital in New Delhi following a 21-day battle with multiple ailments.
Foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying also invited US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to come to China and visit the western Xinjiang region to see that there are no human rights violations, responding to Washington's sanctions and accusations of wrongdoing against the Uighur Muslim minorities who live there.
The network was engaged “in a range of coordinated and manipulated activities" in predominantly Chinese languages, including praise for China's response to the coronavirus pandemic and “deceptive narratives” about Hong Kong pro-democracy protests, the company said.
China today denied any credit for the Indian Navy for rescuing a cargo ship hijacked by Somali pirates in the strategic Gulf of Aden, claiming that its naval ship equipped with a helicopter saved the 19-member crew.
China today accused India of "fuelling tensions" and damaging its interests by allowing the Dalai Lama to visit Arunachal Pradesh while the state media here called for answering "blows with blows" if New Delhi chooses to "play dirty".
China warned today that it will take "necessary measures" to defend its territorial sovereignty and interests after India "obstinately" allowed the Dalai Lama to visit the "disputed" parts of Arunachal Pradesh causing "serious damage" to the bilateral ties.
China hopes for better ties with India in 2017 by resolving differences over India's admission into elite Nuclear Suppliers Group and listing of JeM chief Masood Azhar as terrorist by the UN as the two nations signed off their most engaging year bogged down by the twin issues.
Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying told PTI that NSG members had three rounds of unofficial discussions on the entry of India and Pakistan into the grouping.
China has raised vociferous protests and warned Washington against sending naval vessels and military aircraft to the waters.
China has set up USD 40 billion for the implementation of numerous projects besides USD 46 billion for CPEC. It has set up Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) in which India and 56 other countries have joined to extend additional finance.
"The BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) New Development Bank (NDB) is a landmark event in fiscal cooperation among the five emerging economies," Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying told a media briefing on Wednesday.
Defence Secretary RK Mathur will lead the Indian defence delegation at the talks due to be held on April 8-9 during which the two countries would discuss a wide range of measures to step up cooperation between army, navy and air force of the two countries.
Several nations, including US allies, have reacted angrily to revelations by an ex-CIA employee over a week ago that US authorities had tapped the servers of internet companies for personal data.