ON THE WEB, 19 September 2019
As Tibetans start grappling with the once unthinkable prospect of the octogenarian Dalai Lama's passing, the US is looking to lay down a red line against China handpicking his successor.
NEW DELHI, India, 18 September 2019
India announced on Wednesday a ban on the sale of electronic cigarettes, as a backlash gathers pace worldwide about a technology promoted as less harmful than smoking tobacco.
WASHINGTON, DC, 17 September 2019
Leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement on Tuesday appealed to US lawmakers to exert pressure on Beijing, warning that an erosion of the city's special status would embolden China.
USA-China trade war: Who will have the last laugh?
By NS Venkataraman
The world is watching how China and the US will deal with their trade issues, which could well determine the future of global trade relations and the overall global geo-political scenario.
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