Daily Archives: April 6, 2017

Pehlu khan was a dairy farmer, not cow smuggler

A 55-year-old man who died at a hospital in Rajasthan's Alwar district after allegedly being beaten up by a group of cow vigilantes, was...

2 million in Bangladesh to benefit from China-built water treatment plant

Residents of Bangladesh's coastal Khulna city is largely dependent on groundwater but during the summer months the water level falls drastically. In addition to this,...

EPG agrees to revise Nepal-India friendship treaty

The Eminent Persons Group on Nepal India Relations (EPG-NIR) from Nepal and India has decided to revise the 1950 Peace and Friendship Treaty. The...

SA remains fastest growing region in 2017: ADB

Growth is picking up in two-thirds of economies in developing Asia, supported by higher external demand, rebounding global commodity prices, and domestic reforms, making...

Global Times questions can China lose in the geopolitical game with India?

Seething over India opening its doors to the Dalai Lama, China could flex its muscles over India, raising the question as to whether Beijing...

Ties severely damaged, says China

The row between India and China on the visit of the Dalai Lama to Arunachal Pradesh spiraled on Wednesday, with the Chinese Foreign Ministry...

Dalai Lama urges China to give Tibet meaningful “self-rule”

Tibetan controversial spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Wednesday emphatically said India had never used him against China. The Dalai Lama also urged China...

Why Dalai Lama’s Visit to Arunachal Has India Asserting Itself to China

  On March 30, 1959, the Dalai Lama and 20 of his guards escaped China and entered India through Kinzmane. He was then brought to...

US on Pak-India talks

US AMBASSADOR to the UN Nikki Haley, a rising star in the administration of President Donald Trump, has made another blunt statement that has...

India unhappy over Pakistan’s move to declare GB its province

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday criticised Pakistan's move to declare Gilgit-Baltistan as its fifth province and said the whole of Jammu and...

President Sirisena, SLFP’s 2020 Presidential candidate: SB

The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Presidential candidate for the 2020 Presidential Election is Maithripala Sirisena. The SLFP has already nominated President Maithripala Sirisena as...

India seeks to boost military diplomacy in South Asia

Indian army chief General Bipin Rawat’s visits to Nepal and Bangladesh (Mar 28-Apr 2) were clearly aimed at boosting the country’s military diplomacy in...

Hasina-Mamata talks may see positive turn to Teesta

Chief Minister of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee, will be in Delhi during the visit of Bangladesh’s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. She will also attend...

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