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On 10 January in Asian history

1963-01 Bandaranaike et Mao

ON 10 JANUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 10, 2018

9: The Western Han Dynasty ends when Wang Mang claims that the divine Mandate of Heaven called for the end of the dynasty and the beginning of his own, the Xin Dynasty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Mang
http://www.hyperhistory.com/online_n2/people_n2/ppersons2_n2/wangmang.html

1692: Death of Job Charnock, a servant and administrator of the English East India Company, traditionally regarded as the founder of the city of Calcutta, born in 1630
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Job_Charnock

1911: Birth of Binod Bihari Chowdhury, Bangladeshi activist, who died on April 10, 2013
http://archive.thedailystar.net/newDesign/news-details.php?nid=121568
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Binod_Bihari_Chowdhury

1914: Yuan Shikai, president of the new Chinese republic, dissolves parliament and prepares a constitution of his own design: he will set himself up as dictator, preparatory to an attempt to make himself emperor
http://share.nanjing-school.com/myphumanities/files/2013/03/textbook_chapter_3-vszzv8.pdf
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/433.html

Yuan Shika 2i

1914: Birth of Yu Kuo-hwa, Taiwan’s Prime Minister (1984-1989) who died on October 4, 2000
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yu_Kuo-hwa

1930 : Birth of Basu Chatterjee, Indian film director
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basu_Chatterjee
http://www.gomolo.com/basu-chatterjee-movies-list-popular/196

1940: Birth of K.J. Yesudas, Indian playback singer and classical musician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/K._J._Yesudas


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Ycykz61mCs

1942: Japanese begin invasion of Indonesia in Kalimantan (Tarakan) and Sulawesi (Manado)
http://countrystudies.us/indonesia/15.htm
https://www.jstor.org/stable/20072708?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

1946: In China, the Consultative political Council (Guomindang) decides to convene a National assembly

1946: A truce is reached between Chinese Communists and Nationalists, but fighting soon resumes

1949: Birth of Allu Aravind, Indian film Producer
http://entertainment.oneindia.in/celebs/allu-aravind/biography.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allu_Aravind

1949: During the Chinese civil war, end of the decisive Huaihai Campaign (淮海戰役) or Battle of Xu-Beng) It was one of the few conventional battles of the war. 550,000 troops of the Republic of China were surrounded and destroyed by the communist People’s Liberation Army
http://everything.explained.today/Huaihai_Campaign/
https://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/mao/selected-works/volume-4/mswv4_43.htm

  1949-01-10 Fin Huaihai campaign

1951: Death of Yoshio Nishina, Japanese physicist, born on December 6, 1890
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=605
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoshio_Nishina

1963: Sri Lanka Premier,  Ms Bandaranaike, in China up to January 15. She is in charge of a good-will mission between India and China
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=2&ved=0ahUKEwifqpmmoJ3KAhUB1BoKHfKUD64QFggoMAE&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdigitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org%2Fdocument%2F114792.pdf%3Fv%3Dd41d8cd98f00b204e9800998ecf8427e&usg=AFQjCNH_LeNq16dO0wSkousAfjazu6e_Qg&sig2=83Bi0kfMUGDH7tJuaq3r2Q

1963-01 Bandaranaike et Mao

1966: Indian Premier Lal Bahadur Shastri and Pakistani President Ayub Khan, sign the Tashkent Declaration to bring peace between their two countries after the cease-fire signed on 23 September 1965
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tashkent_Declaration
http://www.stimson.org/research-pages/tashkent-declaration/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5GejtHFGoM

1966: Birth of Murali Nair, Indian film director
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0619763/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murali_Nair

1972: Sheikh Mujibur Rahman comes back to Dakha and becomes head of the government
http://www.thedailystar.net/the-return-of-bangabandhu-6167

1974: Birth of Hrithik Roshan, Indian actor
http://www.hrithikrules.com/profile.php
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/10-january-1974-hrithik-roshan-indian-film-star-was-born

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3aZSHRqOKZE

1974: Birth of Akari Kaida, Japanese composer
http://capcom.wikia.com/wiki/Akari_Kaida

1981: Birth of Brian Joo, Korean-American singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brian_Joo

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3SF-kEwswc8

1984: Benazir Bhutto, the leader of the Pakistan People’s Party, is freed from prison by the nation’s military leader, General Mohammed Zia-ul-Haq. Bhutto is the daughter of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, the former prime minister of Pakistan who was executed after General Zia took power in a military coup in 1977

1984: Death of Prince Souvanna Phouma, four times Laotian Prime Minister between 1951 and 1975, born on October 7, 1901
https://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/local/1984/01/11/prince-souvanna-phouma-ex-premier-of-laos-dies/72237f7f-d67c-49f7-8064-4e0f06021d14/?utm_term=.f13f032fa312
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Souvanna_Phouma

1990: China lift martial law imposed after Tian’anmen Square massacre
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/80707/CHINESE-LIFT-MARTIAL-LAW-IN-BEIJING.html?pg=all

1991: Japan ends routine fingerprinting of all adult ethnic Koreans

1995: The world Youth Day is held in the Philippines

1997: Tamil rebels attack a military base in Sri Lanka. 200 soldiers and 140 rebels are killed

2003: North Korea accuses the United States of provocation and announces its withdrawal from Nuclear nonproliferation treaty, while US senator Bill Richardson is in Pongyang for talks
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2003/jan/10/northkorea1
https://www.asil.org/insights/volume/8/issue/2/north-koreas-withdrawal-nuclear-nonproliferation-treaty

2004: A « private » US members of Congress delegation is visiting North Korean nuclear installations

2006: Kim Jong Il starts a week-long secret visit in China
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4614848.stm

2008: After serious setbacks in recent months, LTTE said they are prepared to fully implement the terms of 2002 ceasefire
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7180761.stm

2011: South Korean and Japanese defense ministers agreed to “expand and deepen” bilateral military cooperation during talks in Seoul on Monday, amid heightened tensions following a series of deadly North Korean attacks last year
http://www.koreaherald.com/national/Detail.jsp?newsMLId=20110110000909

2011: Death of Vivek Shauq, Indian actor, born on June 21, 1963
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/hindi/bollywood/news/Vivek-Shauq-dies-of-cardiac-arrest/articleshow/7258010.cms

2014: The Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission – known locally as the KPK – arrested Anas Urbaningrum, former chairman of Yudhoyono’s Democratic Party, on bribery charges in a US$205 million (S$260 million) graft scandal surrounding the construction of a sports stadium in Hambalang in West Java province
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/indonesias-anti-graft-agency-arrests-ex-chairman-ruling-party

2016: Thousands of people in Hong Kong attend a protest rally following the disappearance of five booksellers from a shop known for selling works critical of China
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-35277199
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/01/thousands-march-hong-kong-missing-publishers-160110091351001.html
https://www.hongkongfp.com/2016/01/10/hongkongers-gather-at-chinese-embassy-in-london-to-demand-release-of-missing-booksellers/

2017: New Thai King requests constitutional changes to ‘ensure his royal powers’
http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/international/2017-01-10/new-thai-king-requests-constitutional-changes-to-ensure-his-royal-powers-prime-minister/1643520
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/thai-kings-office-seeks-changes-draft-constitution

Indian economy

10 JANUARY 2018

India Eases Rules to Lure Foreign Investors

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi eased restrictions on foreign direct investment across several sectors, including allowing overseas airlines to invest in state carrier Air India Ltd., in a bid to revive growth in Asia’s third largest economy
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-10/modi-eases-rules-to-lure-foreign-investors-as-india-growth-slows

7 JANUARY 2017

The Indian diaspora a platform for stronger ties with ASEAN: Sushma Swaraj

India’s dialogue partnership with ASEAN has evolved into a strategic partnership and the Indian diaspora provides a platform for stronger ties with the grouping, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Sunday
https://www.thestatesman.com/india/indian-diaspora-a-platform-for-stronger-ties-with-asean-swaraj-1502559275.html

26 DECEMBER 2017

India to overtake UK, France to become fifth-largest economy in 2018

Moving past the global economic powerhouses like the UK, Germany and France, the Indian economy would become the world’s fifth largest by 2018 – a major jump from its 10th rank currently, a report has said
https://www.oneindia.com/international/india-to-overtake-uk-france-to-become-fifth-largest-economy-2018-report-2609283.html
http://www.livemint.com/Politics/v0N1vMSOdiUsZBwlimoICJ/Indian-economy-to-leapfrog-UK-and-France-in-2018-Cebr.html

5 DECEMBER 2017

Can India challenge China with new Iranian Chabahar Port?

A new India-sponsored port in southeastern Iran has the potential to flood Central Asia and Afghanistan with Indian goods. Pakistan is watching with concern and China may have a new economic rival in the region
http://www.dw.com/en/can-india-challenge-china-with-new-iranian-chabahar-port/a-41659083

27 SEPTEMBER 2017

8 things you need to know about India’s economy

India’s economic success in recent years has helped to ensure that South Asia is the fastest-growing region in the world – but it faces significant challenges alongside its opportunities for further growth
https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2017/09/eight-key-facts-about-indias-economy-in-2017

18 SEPTEMBER 2017

India is likely to overtake Japan and Germany to become the third largest economy

 British brokerage HSBC has released a new report that has claimed that in the next ten years, India is likely to overtake Japan and Germany to become the third largest economy in the world
http://www.singaporenews.net/news/254745635/india-to-overtake-japan-germany-as-third-largest-economy#

14 SEPTEMBER 2017

Abe, Modi launch India’s first bullet train project

India on Thursday inched closer to its dream of getting a bullet train when Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, laid the foundation stone for the country’s first high-speed rail link based on Japan’s famed shinkansen technologygy
https://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/International-Relations/PM-Modi-and-Japan-s-Abe-launch-Indian-shinkansen-project?page=1
http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-narendra-modi-and-shinzo-abe-launch-bullet-train-project-10-important-statements-made-by-pm-2545514

23 JULY 2017

25 years of ASEAN–India integration

2017 marks 25 years of ASEAN–India partnership. In 1992, India joined ASEAN as a sectoral partner, at a time when India was a relatively inward-looking economy. Today there are 30 dialogue mechanisms between India and ASEAN, including a summit and seven ministerial meetings in a wide range of sectors
http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2017/07/23/25-years-of-asean-india-integration/

1st JULY 2017

Indian PM Narendra Modi launches sweeping tax reform

India has introduced its biggest tax reform since gaining independence from Britain 70 years ago. The nationwide tax is expected to streamline business, but critics argue the country isn’t ready for the massive overhaul
http://www.dw.com/en/indian-pm-narendra-modi-launches-sweeping-tax-reform/a-39501750
http://www.euronews.com/2017/07/01/india-divided-over-gst-sweeping-sales-tax-reform

23 JUNE 2017

India fires 31 satellites-carrying rocket into space

India fired a rocket carrying 31 small satellites into space on Friday, several of them for European countries looking for high resolution earth images, underlining its strength as a low-cost provider of services in space
http://www.presstv.ir/Detail/2017/06/23/526242/India-Satellite-Rocket-Europe
http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/isro-launches-eye-in-the-sky-cartosat-2-satellite-why-it-matters-117062300108_1.html
http://www.dnaindia.com/india/photo-gallery-in-pics-isro-s-pslv-c38-succesfully-launches-cartosat-2-series-30-nano-satellites-2481660

5 JUNE 2017

India launches ‘monster’ rocket

India joined an elite club of nations launching a heavy satelitte, a club that includes only the USA, Russia, Europe, China and Japan
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-40158889
http://www.dnaindia.com/technology/report-isro-launches-india-s-heaviest-rocket-gslv-mark-iii-why-it-s-a-big-deal-2462265
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/isros-most-powerful-rocket-gslv-mk-iii-places-gsat-19-communication-satellite-in-orbit/articleshow/59001591.cms

30 MAY 2017

Indian PM Modi tells Merkel India and Germany ‘made for one another’

At a press conference, the leaders of Germany and India have said that the countries’ relationship is of « international significance. » But ongoing talks are emphasizing how best to beef up business ties
http://www.dw.com/en/indian-pm-modi-tells-merkel-india-and-germany-made-for-one-another/a-39043653
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/modi-merkel-nudge-fta-sign-a-dozen-agreements/article18661524.ece?homepage=true

17 MAY 2017

Indian cabinet approves plans to build 10 nuclear reactors

India’s cabinet approved plans on Wednesday (May 17) to build 10 nuclear reactors with a combined capacity of 7,000 megawatts (MW), more than the country’s entire current capacity, to try fast-track its domestic nuclear power programme
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/indian-cabinet-approves-plans-to-build-10-nuclear-reactors
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/cabinet-clears-proposal-to-build-10-atomic-reactors/article18473481.ece?homepage=true

5 MAY 2017

India Launches South Asia ‘Diplomacy’ Satellite for Communication Services

India launched a ‘South Asia’ satellite on Friday to provide communication services to neighboring countries in a new initiative hailed by leaders of seven South Asian countries as a boost to regional cooperation
http://www.asiapacificstar.com/news/253079660/india-launches-south-asia-diplomacy-satellite-for-communication-services
http://www.chinadailyasia.com/asia/2017-05/05/content_15608938.html
http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-south-asia-satelite-successfully-launched-pm-modi-congratulates-isro-says-south-asia-leaders-will-celebrate-together-2428591

10 APRIL 2017

Australia says ready to supply uranium to India

Australia said Monday that it was ready to export uranium to India, nearly three years after the two countries signed an export deal for peaceful power generation
http://www.chinadailyasia.com/asia/2017-04/10/content_15598485.html
https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/20170411_02/
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-04-10/new-trade-deal-with-india-could-be-years-away-turnbull/8432130?section=world

7 MARCH 2017

India’s Asian integration strategy

The Indian economy is experiencing rapid growth of between 7 and 8 per cent a year. To sustain that growth rate and for India to achieve its development potential, it must open up its economy and have a strong export sector. It may not be easy, but given the global trade slowdown and the paralysis of multilateral trade negotiations, India’s best bet is to seize those opportunities for integration closest to home
http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2017/03/07/indias-asian-integration-strategy/

15 FEBRUARY 2017

India puts record 104 satellites into orbit

India successfully put a record 104 satellites from a single rocket into orbit on Wednesday in the latest triumph for its famously frugal space programme
http://www.atimes.com/article/india-puts-record-104-satellites-orbit/
http://www.dw.com/en/india-breaks-world-record-with-simultaneous-launch-of-104-satellites/a-37555439

22 DECEMBER 2016

Outshining a former colonial master: India’s economy to surpass Britain’s

India will soon overtake Britain to become world’s fifth largest economy, a « Forbes » magazine report has said. Economist Rajiv Biswas talks to DW about the impending milestone and the overall state of India’s economy
http://www.dw.com/en/outshining-a-former-colonial-master-indias-economy-to-surpass-britains/a-36863072

13 NOVEMBER 2016

Modi’s key aide blames poor planning for India’s currency crisis

A member of parliament and one of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s top aides has blamed poor planning and execution by the government for the banknote crisis that has engulfed India, with tens of thousands of people queueing up outside banks and empty ATMs following New Delhi’s decision to replace large-denomination notes with new ones
http://www.scmp.com/week-asia/politics/article/2045567/modis-key-aide-blames-poor-planning-indias-currency-crisis

11 NOVEMBER 2016

India, Japan sign ‘historic’ civil nuclear agreement

Japan and India signed a civilian nuclear cooperation pact on Friday, paving the way for Japan to export nuclear power equipment and technology to the fast-growing South Asian country in a deal with a non-member of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty
http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-japan-shreds-its-reservation-signs-landmark-civil-nuclear-deal-with-india-2272481
http://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/20161111_36/
http://www.dw.com/en/india-and-japan-sign-nuclear-deal-a-risky-business/a-36341141

8 OCTOBER 2016

India takes the lead in BRICS

In recent years, India has been the brightest spot in the grouping and is currently one of the fastest growing economies in the world. Chairing the BRICS summit provides India with a good opportunity to drive its own agenda of increasing investment in its priority projects, especially in the infrastructure sector, and discussing trade barriers
http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2016/10/08/indias-takes-the-lead-of-brics/

2 OCTOBER 2016

India ratifies historic Paris climate change pact, but can it reduce CO2 emissions ?

India, the world’s third biggest carbon emitter, ratified the Paris agreement on climate change on Sunday (Oct 2) on the birthday of the country’s famously ascetic independence leader Mahatma Gandhi
http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asiapacific/india-ratifies-historic-paris-climate-change-pact/3174590.html
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/south-asia/article/2024481/india-ratifies-historic-paris-climate-change-pact
http://www.dw.com/en/india-to-ratify-climate-pact-but-can-it-reduce-co2-emissions/a-35932988

22 SEPTEMBER 2016

India eyes strategic energy assets overseas

Seeking to enhance its strategic presence and secure energy sources, India is making major investments in the hydrocarbon sector abroad, with the latest being its acquisition of a substantial stake in a key Russian oil field
http://asia.nikkei.com/Business/Trends/India-eyes-strategic-energy-assets-overseas

31 AUGUST 2016

Growth in India fails to meet expectations

India’s economic growth rate was up in the April-June quarter, but failed to meet expectations of the private sector. The Indian government announced on Wednesday that gross domestic product for the quarter expanded 7.1 percent from the figure for the same period of last year
http://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/20160901_02/

23 JUIN 2016

Demystifying Indian growth

According to current IMF projections, India is now the fastest growing major economy in the world. In 2016, it is expected to grow over a full percentage point faster than China. This is a remarkable turnaround by any standard and especially impressive against the backdrop of a stagnant global economy
http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2016/06/23/demystifying-indian-growth/

21 JUNE 2016

India unveils sweeping investment reforms

India has announced a broad relaxation of foreign direct investment (FDI) rules in a number of key sectors, including aviation and defense. The move is part of an effort to open up the country’s economy
http://www.dw.com/en/india-unveils-sweeping-investment-reforms/a-19343616

2 MAY 2016

Thomas Piketty: ‘Indian inequality still hidden’

French economist Thomas Piketty says there is still a « huge » gap in data about income tax in India
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-36186116

26 MARCH 2016

India must waste no time Acting East

India is undoubtedly looking global. As it transitions to a leading regional power alongside China, it should make better use of its growing ties in the Asia Pacific to strengthen economic linkages. As the Vietnamese Ambassador to India Ton Sinh Thanh said recently, India not only has to act east, it must also act fast.
http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2016/03/26/india-must-waste-no-time-acting-east/

14 FEBRUARY 2016

Modi’s magic: Is India’s economic miracle a mirage?

Narendra Modi, who will celebrate his second anniversary as prime minister in May, has been responsible for much of the recent buzz around India’s economy. He has spent huge amounts of political capital trying to push common sense economic reforms through parliament
http://money.cnn.com/2016/02/14/news/economy/india-modi-investment-manufacturing/index.html

8 FEBRUARY 2016

Will India’s economy live up to expectations?

Unlike other emerging economies, strong investor sentiment and the meltdown in crude oil prices bolstered India’s growth in the last financial year. Though the projected growth rate for 2016 shows a slight decline of 0.1 per cent, the World Bank predicts that India will grow by a robust 7.8 per cent this year and by 7.9 per cent in the next two years. This means India is shaping up to outpace China in the next three years.
http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2016/02/06/will-indias-economy-live-up-to-expectations/#more-49442

India outpaces China in 2015 economic growth

India’s economy grew at an average rate of 7.5% in 2015, faster than the 6.9% growth in China, official figures show.
http://www.bbc.com/news/business-35519671

4 FEBRUARY 2016

India ratifies pact on nuclear compensation

Five years after signing the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage (CSC), India ratified the convention on Thursday, the IAEA’s Office of Public Information and Communication reported from Vienna.
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/india-ratifies-pact-on-nuclear-compensation/article8194893.ece?w=alauto
http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asiapacific/india-ratifies-nuclear-li/2489682.html

26 JANUARY 2016

Here are 19 deals signed between India-France during President Francois Hollande’s visit

France has announced an investment of $10 billion (Rs 67,540 crore) in India over the next five years, which will largely cater to the industrial sector in the country. Here are all of the deals that came out of the French President’s visit to India.
http://www.dnaindia.com/money/report-here-are-19-republic-day-deals-between-india-france-2170403

3 JANUARY 2016

 India will continue attracting foreign funds over the long term: Experts

Hopes of more reforms, coupled with lower commodity prices and rising consumer confidence, are expected to aid key Indian indices in 2016 to pare their losses in the year gone by
http://www.beijingbulletin.com/index.php/sid/239919423

12 DECEMBER 2015

India, Japan sign agreements on nuclear energy, bullet train

India on Saturday signed landmark agreements on civil nuclear energy and bullet train technology with Japan, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi described visit of his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe « truly historic »
http://www.sify.com/news/india-japan-sign-agreements-on-nuclear-energy-bullet-train-news-national-pmmpElbjdfjid.html
http://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/english/news/20151212_15.html

1 NOVEMBER 2015

India’s rising power in Africa

In an attempt to boost trade and investment opportunities abroad, India has welcomed heads of state, policymakers, and businessmen from every country in Africa, marking the largest ever India-Africa summit
http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/countingthecost/2015/10/india-rising-power-africa-151031083435780.html

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 10 January in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 10 JANUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

To see another date, on Internet (Google…) type “Conflicts and strategy on (date + month) in Asian history”

Updated on January 10, 2018

1942: Japanese begin invasion of Indonesia in Kalimantan (Tarakan) and Sulawesi (Manado)http://countrystudies.us/indonesia/15.htm
https://www.jstor.org/stable/20072708?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

1946: A truce is reached between Chinese Communists and Nationalists, but fighting soon resumes

1949: During the Chinese civil war, end of the decisive Huaihai Campaign (淮海戰役) or Battle of Xu-Beng) It was one of the few conventional battles of the war. 550,000 troops of the Republic of China were surrounded and destroyed by the communist People’s Liberation Army
http://everything.explained.today/Huaihai_Campaign/
https://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/mao/selected-works/volume-4/mswv4_43.htm

  1949-01-10 Fin Huaihai campaign

1963: Sri Lanka Premier,  Ms Bandaranaike, in China up to January 15. She is in charge of a good-will mission between India and China
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=2&ved=0ahUKEwifqpmmoJ3KAhUB1BoKHfKUD64QFggoMAE&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdigitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org%2Fdocument%2F114792.pdf%3Fv%3Dd41d8cd98f00b204e9800998ecf8427e&usg=AFQjCNH_LeNq16dO0wSkousAfjazu6e_Qg&sig2=83Bi0kfMUGDH7tJuaq3r2Q

1963-01 Bandaranaike et Mao

1966: Indian Premier Lal Bahadur Shastri and Pakistani President Ayub Khan, sign the Tashken Declaration to bring peace between their two countries after the cease-fire signed on 23 September 1965
http://www.britannica.com/event/Tashkent-Agreement
http://www.stimson.org/research-pages/tashkent-declaration/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tashkent_Declaration

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5GejtHFGoM

2003: North Korea accuses the United States of provocation and announces its withdrawal from Nuclear nonproliferation treaty, while US senator Bill Richardson is in Pongyang for talks
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2003/jan/10/northkorea1
https://www.asil.org/insights/volume/8/issue/2/north-koreas-withdrawal-nuclear-nonproliferation-treaty

2004: A « private » US members of Congress delegation is visiting North Korean nuclear installations

2008: After serious setbacks in recent months, LTTE said they are prepared to fully implement the terms of 2002 ceasefire
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7180761.stm

2011: South Korean and Japanese defense ministers agreed to “expand and deepen” bilateral military cooperation during talks in Seoul on Monday, amid heightened tensions following a series of deadly North Korean attacks last year
http://www.koreaherald.com/national/Detail.jsp?newsMLId=20110110000909

On 10 January in South Asian history

ON 10 JANUARY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 10, 2018

1692: Death of Job Charnock, a servant and administrator of the English East India Company, traditionally regarded as the founder of the city of Calcutta, born in 1630
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Job_Charnock

1911: Birth of Binod Bihari Chowdhury, Bangladeshi activist, who died on April 10, 2013
http://archive.thedailystar.net/newDesign/news-details.php?nid=121568
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Binod_Bihari_Chowdhury

1930 : Birth of Basu Chatterjee, Indian film director
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basu_Chatterjee
http://www.gomolo.com/basu-chatterjee-movies-list-popular/196

1940: Birth of K.J. Yesudas, Indian playback singer and classical musician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/K._J._Yesudas


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Ycykz61mCs

1949: Birth of Allu Aravind, Indian film Producer
http://entertainment.oneindia.in/celebs/allu-aravind/biography.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allu_Aravind

1963: Sri Lanka Premier,  Ms Bandaranaike, in China up to January 15. She is in charge of a good-will mission between India and China
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=2&ved=0ahUKEwifqpmmoJ3KAhUB1BoKHfKUD64QFggoMAE&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdigitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org%2Fdocument%2F114792.pdf%3Fv%3Dd41d8cd98f00b204e9800998ecf8427e&usg=AFQjCNH_LeNq16dO0wSkousAfjazu6e_Qg&sig2=83Bi0kfMUGDH7tJuaq3r2Q

1963-01 Bandaranaike et Mao

1966: Indian Premier Lal Bahadur Shastri and Pakistani President Ayub Khan, sign the Tashken Declaration to bring peace between their two countries after the cease-fire signed on 23 September 1965


http://www.stimson.org/research-pages/tashkent-declaration/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tashkent_Declaration

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5GejtHFGoM

1966: Birth of Murali Nair, Indian film director
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0619763/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murali_Nair

1972: Sheikh Mujibur Rahman comes back to Dakha and becomes head of the government
http://www.thedailystar.net/the-return-of-bangabandhu-6167

https://youtu.be/poPZ_hqACxk

1974: Birth of Hrithik Roshan, Indian actor
http://www.hrithikrules.com/profile.php
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/10-january-1974-hrithik-roshan-indian-film-star-was-born

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3aZSHRqOKZE

1984: Benazir Bhutto, the leader of the Pakistan People’s Party, is freed from prison by the nation’s military leader, General Mohammed Zia-ul-Haq. Bhutto is the daughter of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, the former prime minister of Pakistan who was executed after General Zia took power in a military coup in 1977

1997: Tamil rebels attack a military base in Sri Lanka. 200 soldiers and 140 rebels are killed

2008: After serious setbacks in recent months, LTTE said they are prepared to fully implement the terms of 2002 ceasefire
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7180761.stm

2011: Death of Vivek Shauq, Indian actor, born on June 21, 1963
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/hindi/bollywood/news/Vivek-Shauq-dies-of-cardiac-arrest/articleshow/7258010.cms

 

On 10 January in Southeast Asian history

ON 10 JANUARY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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1942: Japanese begin invasion of Indonesia in Kalimantan (Tarakan) and Sulawesi (Manado)
http://countrystudies.us/indonesia/15.htm
https://www.jstor.org/stable/20072708?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

1984: Death of Prince Souvanna Phouma, four times Laotian Prime Minister between 1951 and 1975, born on October 7, 1901
https://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/local/1984/01/11/prince-souvanna-phouma-ex-premier-of-laos-dies/72237f7f-d67c-49f7-8064-4e0f06021d14/?utm_term=.f13f032fa312
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Souvanna_Phouma

1995: The world Youth Day is held in the Philippines

2014: The Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission – known locally as the KPK – arrested Anas Urbaningrum, former chairman of Yudhoyono’s Democratic Party, on bribery charges in a US$205 million (S$260 million) graft scandal surrounding the construction of a sports stadium in Hambalang in West Java province
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/indonesias-anti-graft-agency-arrests-ex-chairman-ruling-party

2017: New Thai King requests constitutional changes to ‘ensure his royal powers’
http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/international/2017-01-10/new-thai-king-requests-constitutional-changes-to-ensure-his-royal-powers-prime-minister/1643520
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/thai-kings-office-seeks-changes-draft-constitution

On 10 January in Japan’s history

ON 10 JANUARY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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1942: Japanese begin invasion of Indonesia in Kalimantan (Tarakan) and Sulawesi (Manado)http://countrystudies.us/indonesia/15.htm
https://www.jstor.org/stable/20072708?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

1951: Death of Yoshio Nishina, Japanese physicist, born on December 6, 1890
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=605
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoshio_Nishina

1991: Japan ends routine fingerprinting of all adult ethnic Koreans

2011: South Korean and Japanese defense ministers agreed to “expand and deepen” bilateral military cooperation during talks in Seoul on Monday, amid heightened tensions following a series of deadly North Korean attacks last year
http://www.koreaherald.com/national/Detail.jsp?newsMLId=20110110000909

On 10 January in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1949-01-10 Fin Huaihai campaign

ON 10 JANUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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9: The Western Han Dynasty ends when Wang Mang claims that the divine Mandate of Heaven called for the end of the dynasty and the beginning of his own, the Xin Dynasty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Mang
http://www.hyperhistory.com/online_n2/people_n2/ppersons2_n2/wangmang.html

1914: Yuan Shikai, president of the new Chinese republic, dissolves parliament and prepares a constitution of his own design: he will set himself up as dictator, preparatory to an attempt to make himself emperor
http://share.nanjing-school.com/myphumanities/files/2013/03/textbook_chapter_3-vszzv8.pdf
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/433.html

Yuan Shika 2i

1914: Birth of Yu Kuo-hwa, Taiwan’s Prime Minister (1984-1989) who died on October 4, 2000
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yu_Kuo-hwa

1946: In China, the Consultative political Council (Guomindang) decides to convene a National assembly

1946: A truce is reached between Communists and Nationalists, but fighting soon resumes

1949: During the Chinese civil war, end of the decisive Huaihai Campaign (淮海戰役) or Battle of Xu-Beng) It was one of the few conventional battles of the war. 550,000 troops of the Republic of China were surrounded and destroyed by the communist People’s Liberation Army
http://everything.explained.today/Huaihai_Campaign/
https://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/mao/selected-works/volume-4/mswv4_43.htm

  1949-01-10 Fin Huaihai campaign

1963: Sri Lanka Premier,  Ms Bandaranaike, in China up to January 15. She is in charge of a good-will mission between India and China
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=2&ved=0ahUKEwifqpmmoJ3KAhUB1BoKHfKUD64QFggoMAE&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdigitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org%2Fdocument%2F114792.pdf%3Fv%3Dd41d8cd98f00b204e9800998ecf8427e&usg=AFQjCNH_LeNq16dO0wSkousAfjazu6e_Qg&sig2=83Bi0kfMUGDH7tJuaq3r2Q

1963-01 Bandaranaike et Mao

1990: China lift martial law imposed after Tian’anmen Square massacre
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/80707/CHINESE-LIFT-MARTIAL-LAW-IN-BEIJING.html?pg=all

2006: Kim Jong Il starts a week-long secret visit in China
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4614848.stm

2016: Thousands of people in Hong Kong attend a protest rally following the disappearance of five booksellers from a shop known for selling works critical of China
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-35277199
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/01/thousands-march-hong-kong-missing-publishers-160110091351001.html
https://www.hongkongfp.com/2016/01/10/hongkongers-gather-at-chinese-embassy-in-london-to-demand-release-of-missing-booksellers/