China

TPP plots to cripple China

TPP, China, AIBB, Australia, New Zealand, US, Malaysia, Brunei, Singapore, Vietnam, Japan, Mexico, Japan, Chine, Peru, Canada

TPP plots to hit China's exports--the engine of its economy

TPP between US and 11 other Asia Pacific nations is aimed to encircle China and cripple its engine of exports. Worryingly for the world, it puts the levers of a nation into the hands of mega corporation giants.

KISSINGER’S SHADOW: keeps increasing in sunset

Kissinger, China, Iran, Shah Raza Pehlvi, Military, Saudi Arabia, Israel, Afghanistan, Terrorists

Henry Kissinger: The world is reaping the costs of his mistakes

NewsBred is thrilled to bring exceptional articles from TomDispatch.com to our readers from today. The first piece is by Greg Grandin on his book, KISSINGER’S SHADOW: The Long Reach of America’s Most Controversial Statesman”. This piece can also be seen in our books section.

Look at this to get the Big Picture

US, China, Xi Jinping, Facebook, Amazon, Apple, IBM, Lenovo, Taobao, Tmail, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos, Ginni Rometty, Satya Nadella, Lu Wei, Pony Ma Huateng, Alibaba, Jack Ma Yung,

A picture that's worth a thousand words (courtesy: South China Morning Post)

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all over the Indian newspapers with his visit to Facebook headquarters and being courted by world’s top business honchos. But what was their response to Chinese president Xi Jinping’s almost simultaneous visit to the US? This picture with the article alone will give you the big picture. 

Nepal Crisis: China, India must reduce trust deficit

Nepal, Constitution, China, India, United States, monarchy, trade, economic aid

Nepal is sandwiched between India and China’s interests

Nepal constitutional crisis has brought China and India face to face. It must reduce trust deficit. Asia's security requires both to cooperate. It could otherwise go the Middle East way. The dream of 21st century belonging to Asia would go up in smoke. 

US, China must avoid a new Cold War

China, United States, Xi Jinping, Barack Obama, One Belt One Road, OBOR

Such bonhomie between world's two biggest powers ought to get real

Chinese president Xi Jinping is in United States for a week-long state visit. This, at a time when the Sino-US relations are at its lowest ebb. Among others, one reason is China’s policy of One Belt, One Road. One of world’s renowned geopolitical experts, Shen Dingli dispels a few notions in this piece.

Why India will never drift away from Russia

Russia, India, China, Pakistan, military deal, Sukhoi, helicopters

How Russia-Pakistan military deal was a fake news

Indian media cried hoarse over reports on Russia-Pakistan military tie-up. It has turned out to be manipulated. 

Katju vandalizes Tagore's memory

Tagore, British, Kaju, Imperialism, Colonialism, China, Japan

We're sorry "Gurudev" in having failed you

I bemoan that our intellectuals, historians, journalists, educated young or old have let former Supreme Court judge, Justice Markandey Katju’s description of Rabindranath Tagore as a “British stooge” pass without a murmur. What hope there is left for our lost people?Hang your head in shame, sleep on a bed of fire, drink the poison of your impotency if you let it pass.

US ignores facts in South China Sea disputes

China, US, the Philippines, South China Sea, UNCLOS

South China Sea facts are being ignored by the US

Instead of being an aggressor, it is China which is facing military action from the Philippines, backed by the United States

Why has West shunned China’s WW II parade?

China, United State, Europe, World War II, Japan, imperialism, colonialism, brutality, refugees, war, India, military parade, 70th anniversary

China’s military parade is shunned by a hypocritical West

China celebrates the 70th World War II memorial parade in Beijing today. West has shunned it, saying military display on the occasion is in bad taste. All it has done is to bare its’ hypocrisy. 

A Great Depression looms for United States

US stocks, corporations, debt, China, Russia, Great Depression

US stocks are manipulated by financial corporations

In last 5 years, ninety percent of all the earnings of the biggest companies in the US have gone for stock buybacks and dividends. US stocks no longer represent the national economy.