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Jammu and Kashmir police bust LeT module, arrest UP resident

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:29
"We have busted a module involved in a series of sensational crimes, including terror crimes in south Kashmir," inspector general of police (IGP), Kashmir, Munir Khan told reporters.

Malabar 2017: India kicks off naval exercise with US, Japan

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:29
Amidst concern raised by China, navies of India and the US and the Japan Maritime Self-Defence Force on Monday began Malabar 2017 naval exercise. It is the 21st edition of the naval exercise.

Mumbai: The nightmare called local trains

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 08:03
A 22-year-old Mulund woman was abused, flashed at and threatened of rape by a man in a Borivli-Dadar train. She described her ordeal on Facebook. Western Railway, which ordered an inquiry into the incident after the post went viral.

Al to serve only veg meals on domestic flights

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 07:54
The move comes as AI’s debt burden of over Rs 52,000 crore and mounting losses have led the government to decide to sell it off. IndiGo has already given a formal expression of interest to buy the international operations of AI and AI Express.

Don't deserve to win if don't grab chances: Kohli

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 06:51
Put into bat, India posted 190/6 on a batting belter but Evin Lewis blasted an unbeaten 125 off 62 balls with as many as 12 sixes and six fours as the reigning World T20 champions knocked off the runs in only 18.3 overs.

Why you shouldn't stop SIPs

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 04:55
SIPs should not make investors adopt a “fill it, shut it, forget it“ approach. SIP investing is not only about selecting a good set of funds and then waiting for the profits to roll in. The difference between good and bad performers can be enormous over the long term.

'Chak De' role model Negi may be suspended

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 23:14
Mir Ranjan Negi, assistant commissioner of customs and former India hockey goalkeeper, the inspiration behind the Bollywood hit movie Chak De India, and his colleague may be suspended in the ongoing crackdown against corruption in the air cargo complex, Sahar.

300 quit as sale of fertiliser linked to Aadhaar

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 23:04
Nearly 300 fertiliser retailers across six districts in Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh have not renewed their licences after the linking of Aadhaar for availing subsidy benefits removed fake beneficiaries from several welfare schemes, a survey showed.

PM to meet top officials of all states, UTs today

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 22:42
PM Narendra Modi will meet top officials of all states and Union Territories on Monday at a conference to take states on board for expediting development work as less than two years remain for the next Lok Sabha elections.

India slams Pakistan for glorifying Burhan Wani

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 21:56
Criticising the Pakistani government for glorifying the dead terrorist, MEA spokesperson Gopal Baglay tweeted, "First, Foreign Office of Pakistan read from banned LeT's script. Now, Pakistan COAS (army chief) glorifies Burhan Wani. Pakistan's terror support and sponsorship need to be condemned by one and all."

4 cops hurt in fresh violence in Darjeeling

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 21:45
Sporadic violence and arson, which has kept the Hills on the boil for the last 25 days, continued on Sunday even as Army columns kept a close watch on the funeral rallies in Darjeeling and Sonada. A huge mob set ablaze a BDO office and a police camp at Pokribong, injuring four police personnel.

Paper trail voting will delay results by 3-hr: EC

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 21:44
As the Election Commission prepares for a 100% rollout of VVPATs and mandatory counting of paper trail slips in a fixed percentage of polling stations across all constituencies, a preliminary estimation by the watchdog indicates the move will lead to a three-hour delay in declaration of poll result.

One-off T20I: West Indies beat India by 9 wickets

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 21:16
Chasing a competitive target of 191, Lewis smashed his way to an unbeaten 125 off 62 balls with as many as 12 sixes and six fours as the reigning World T20 champions knocked off the runs in only 18.3 overs.

Delhi’s horror: Two minors among 3 raped

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 21:06
Delhi’s infamy as India’s rape capital was reinforced when three brutal sexual assaults came to light on Sunday. Two of the survivors are minors and the third a mentally challenged woman.

Nitish Kumar to skip opposition meet on VP pick

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 21:02
In another jolt to efforts to mend opposition unity and put up a joint candidate for vice-president, Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar has decided to skip a meeting called by non-NDA parties on Tuesday. He had similarly given a meeting to discuss the opposition presidential nominee a miss.

One-off T20I: India set 191-run target for WI

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 19:29
Jerome Taylor swung the game slightly in his side's favour when he had former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni caught by Marlon Samuels at backward point and on the very next ball had Pant caught behind by Chadwick Walton to reduce India to 156/5 in 16.5 overs.

China’s growth to fall, India’s to surge: Study

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 19:20
A Harvard University study has projected a dramatic fall in China's economic growth to 4.41 per cent in the coming years until 2025. On the other hand, India would perform extremely well growing at 7.72 per cent during the period, Havard's Center for International Development said in a study.

India tops medal tally at Asian Athletics C'ships

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 18:58
In a stunning show of dominance, India clinched five gold to top the medal tally for first time in the history of Asian Athletics Championships, pushing China to second spot, in their most successful campaign in the continental flagship event on Sunday.

India tops medal tally at Asian Athletics C'ships

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 18:58
In a stunning show of dominance, India clinched five gold to top the medal tally for first time in the history of Asian Athletics Championships, pushing China to second spot, in their most successful campaign in the continental flagship event on Sunday.

Now, Chinese media protests against unfurling of Tibetan flag in Ladakh

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 18:57
The article said the flaghoisting, which comes in the midst of the border standoff, has “sparked wide speculation” that Indian authorities have instigated the Tibetan separatists to do this in order to exert pressure on China.

Pressure of Grand Alliance as Nitish keeps mum on CBI raids against Lalu

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 18:48
The suspense over the fate of Grand Alliance in Bihar deepened on Sunday with chief minister Nitish Kumar, who has maintained a studied silence on the CBI raids against ally Lalu Prasad, cancelling a public event scheduled for Monday.

Chinese expert warns of troops entering Kashmir

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 18:28
A Chinese expert has argued that his country's troops would be entitled to enter the Indian side of Kashmir by extending the logic that has permitted Indian troops to enter an area which is disputed by China and Bhutan.

Archana stripped off 800m gold after SL protest

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 18:23
India's Archana Adhav was stripped off her gold medal after complaints of infringement from Sri Lanka's Nimali Waliwarsha Konda, who was declared winner of women's 800m race at the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships on Sunday.

China has a choice to make: US on North Korea

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 17:57
President Donald Trump has made it clear to China that he will "start looking" at trade relations with the country if it did not help stop North Korea's aggressive behaviour, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said today.

Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya back for Sri Lanka Tests

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 17:39
India's selectors have recalled middle-order batsman Rohit Sharma and uncapped allrounder Hardik Pandya to the Test squad for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka, while retaining Abhinav Mukund as the reserve opener.

Live Blog: West Indies v India, one-off T20I

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 17:32
Check live cricket score updates, live commentary, scorecard of one-off T20I between West Indies and India in Kingston on Times of India

Darjeeling unrest: Rajnath Singh briefs PM Modi

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 16:57
Union home minister Rajnath Singh briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the Darjeeling unrest on Sunday. Singh spoke to the Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling regarding the security situation in Sikkim and areas neighbouring West Bengal. The picturesque Darjeeling hills have been on the boil since last month over a demand for a separate state of Gorkhaland.

Iraqi PM visits Mosul as forces defeat ISIS after 9 months of warfare

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 16:42
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi arrived in Mosul on Sunday and congratulated the armed forces for their "victory" over Islamic State after nearly nine months of urban warfare, bringing an end to jihadist rule in the city.

J&K: Pak violates ceasefire, Army retaliates 

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 16:12
In yet another incident of ceasefire violation, the Pakistan army fired indiscriminately at Indian Army posts along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Sunday evening.

Rooney rejoins Everton after 13 years at United

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 14:41
Wayne Rooney moved from Everton to United for 27 million pounds in 2004 and went on to become United's all-time top scorer. He is also England's record scorer.

Iraq announces 'victory' over Islamic State in Mosul

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 14:27
"The commander in chief of the armed forces (Prime Minister) Haider al-Abadi arrived in the liberated city of Mosul and congratulated the heroic fighters and the Iraqi people for the great victory," said a statement from his office.

G20 Action Plan praises India for startup funding, labour reforms

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 13:26
Acknowledging steps being taken by India for sustainable and inclusive growth as well as support to global economy, the G20 has praised the initiatives in the country for promoting ease of doing business, startup funding and labour reforms.

Nagaland crisis: Zeliang stakes claim to form govt

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 13:06
Striking back at dissidents in lightning speed, Nagaland chief minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu on Sunday dropped four cabinet ministers, who have also been suspended from the Naga Peoples Front along with 6 others, including former CM TR Zeliang. Liezietsu recanted soon after Zeliang wrote to governor staking claim to form the govt with support of 41 MLAs.

Doklam stand-off: Indian troops pitch tents, get ready for long haul

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 10:42
The Indian Army is ready for a long haul in holding onto its position in the Doklam area near the Bhutan tri-junction, notwithstanding China ratcheting up rhetoric against India demanding pulling back of its troops.

Need Anurag Thakur back in India cricket: Ganguly

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 10:31
Former BCCI president Anurag Thakur found an unlikely ally in former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly who tweeted saying Indian cricket needs him back.

Darjeeling unrest: 10 key updates

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 10:09

India new global growth pole, to keep lead over China: Harvard study

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 09:21
India has emerged as the economic pole of global growth by surpassing China and is expected to maintain its lead over the coming decade, says a new study by Harvard University.

Britain's first pregnant man gives birth to girl!

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 08:53
Hayden Cross, who made headlines around the world earlier this year when he announced he was pregnant by a sperm donor, has given birth to a girl. The girl was born on June 16 at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital.

Ravi Shastri top contender, six to be interviewed

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 08:24
Former team director Ravi Shastri will be the front-runner when the three-member Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) meets on Monday to scrutinise candidates for the high-profile job of Indian men's cricket team coach.

Backlash builds against 'sexist' Silicon Valley

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 07:46
Accusations concerning the lack of women in tech jobs and unfair, or downright crude, treatment endured by some in the industry have simmered for years. Now increasing numbers of women are going public with complaints of gender-based discrimination — in some cases leading men to step down.

FIH 'regrets' HI's move to pull out of Pro League

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 07:18
The International Hockey Federation has confirmed India's withdrawal from its ambitious Pro League, one of FIH's flagship tournaments offering Olympic qualifying berths to the top four teams in both men's and women's events.

Pak woman cancer patient seeks Swaraj's help

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 06:26
A Pak woman has urged external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj to help her visit India for treatment after her visa application was reportedly rejected by the Indian embassy in Islamabad. Faiza Tanveer, 25, is suffering from a recurrent ameloblastoma, an oral tumour which is aggressive in nature.

AI break-up an option as Modi pushes for sale

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 06:16
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cabinet gave the go-ahead last month for the government to try to sell the airline, after successive governments spent billions of dollars in recent years to keep the airline going.

AI links Hyd to US, direct flight 3 times a week

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 05:13
Starting on July 8, Air India's new flight Air India 104 will connect Washington with Hyderabad via Delhi with three services every week. Washington will be the second city in the US after Chicago which will be connected with Hyderabad.

BCCI mulls scrapping interview process for coach

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 04:50
To avoid a repeat of last year's unpleasantness that saw Cricket Advisory Council (CAC) member Sourav Ganguly and former team director Ravi Shastri having a war of words after the latter's exit from the senior team, the Indian cricket board (BCCI) is contemplating doing away with the interview process as it looks to appoint the head coach of the national team.

Education to go digital with 'Swayam'

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 01:08
India will enter a new era in higher education on Sunday with the launch of hundreds of courses that will be delivered through DTH channels, tablets and mobiles.

Ballabhgarh lynching: Man who stabbed Junaid held

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 22:41
The Haryana police on Saturday afternoon arrested the man, who allegedly stabbed 17-year-old Junaid Khan on a local train near Ballabhgarh a few days before Eid, in Maharashtra’s Dhule district. Police said he had been hiding in the Sakri locality in Dhule district, for the past two weeks.

Adarsh scam: Def min report names ex-Army chiefs

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 22:38
Most military officers who have been named in a defence ministry inquiry report into the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society (ACHS) scandal were allotted flats in 31-storey building, which poses a security threat to the adjacent defence installations and the helipad in the Colaba military station.

Trump walks up to Modi for impromptu chit-chat

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 21:53
"In an impromptu interaction at the G20 Summit, POTUS (President of the US) waves to the PM, walks to him, other leaders gather around. Gr8 moments," tweeted Niti Aayog vice-chairman Arvind Panagariya who is sherpa for India at the summit. Modi could be seen making a point or two to Trump.

ED searches Misha Bharti's Delhi farmhouses

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 21:30
The Enforcement Directorate conducted searches at three farmhouses allegedly belonging to Misha Bharti, the daughter of former Bihar chief minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad and her husband Shailesh Kumar on Saturday in connection with a money laundering case registered by

How mosques, mobiles are radicalising Kashmir

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 21:30
Last month, in a south Kashmir mosque, Mufti Shabir Ahmad Qasmi fiercely defended former Hizbul commander Zakir Musa’s call for Islamic jihad. For the first time, a cleric was exhorting believers to support Kashmir’s most wanted terrorist, who had recently aligned ideologically with al-Qaida.

US the odd one out as 19 G20 countries call Paris deal 'irreversible' 

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 19:42
The divide between the United States and rest of the world on the Paris Agreement on climate change was further formalised on Saturday with the G20 declaration in Hamburg taking note of the US intent to withdraw from the global deal.

Mumbai’s iconic lighthouse turns 150 this year

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 19:12
For 150 years, the Kanhoji Angre Island Lighthouse has guided seafarers to safety and even today, after the decline of Bombay harbour, it helps fishing vessels navigate the treacherous rocks around the island.

US isolated as India,other G20 members back Paris climate pact

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 18:52
The US was isolated at the G20 Summit after India and 18 other members of the grouping termed the Paris climate deal as "irreversible" and threw their weight behind the landmark agreement from which Washington has decided to pull out.

Delhiites can get free surgeries at pvt hospitals

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 18:51
Residents of Delhi who are unable to have surgeries at any government hospital in the city can now get free surgery in 48 private hospitals without having to worry about huge bills. The bills, for which no upper limit has been set, will be paid by the Delhi government.

Live: Women's HWL Semi-Final India v SA

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 16:43
Get live score updates of Women's Hockey World League Semi-Final Pool B match between India vs South Africa on Times of India

G20: Trump wins key climate, trade concessions

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 16:38
US President Donald Trump won key concessions on climate and trade on Saturday from world leaders at the most fractious G20 summit to date, in exchange for preserving the unity of the club of major industrialised and emerging economies.

ED seizes documents from Misa Bharti's properties

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 16:19
The Enforcement Directorate(ED)seized "incriminating documents" from the premises of a RJD Chief Lalu Yadav's daughter Misa Bharti during searches in Delhi on Saturday.

India influenced counter-terror talks at G20: MEA

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 15:38
India said that it had "a major influence" on counter-terrorism discussions at the G20 Summit with PM Narendra Modi raising the key issue with the European leaders. The joint statement on fighting terror was to be an annexure to the G20 declaration, but India pitched for it to be a separate statement.

You refused 400 troops: Centre snubs Mamata

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 13:50
The Centre on Saturday strongly countered West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee's charge that it was non-cooperative as the state tackled law and order challenges in Darjeeling and North 24 Parganas.

PM seeks May's cooperation in extradition of India's economic offenders

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 13:49
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday sought United Kingdom's cooperation in extraditing escaped Indian economic offenders back to India.

ED picks up Misa's husband for questioning

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 12:39
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday picked up Misa Bharti's husband Shailesh Kumar for questioning in connection with a money laundering case probe, ANI reported

Supercars get cheaper by over a crore after GST

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 12:27
The central government has capped the tax amount on the high-end CBUs at just Rs 20 lakh. With effect to this change, some of the cars costing over Rs 5 crore will get cheaper by over Rs 1 crore in Maharashtra.

GST on property: 7 things you should know

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 10:52
With the Union government fixing 18% GST rate for under-construction properties with full Input Tax Credits (ITC) for the real estate sector but excluding the cost of land, here is a list of key takeaways from the new law

UN adopts global treaty banning nuclear weapons, India skips talks

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 10:41
Over 120 countries in the United Nations voted to adopt the first-ever global treaty to ban nuclear weapons. India and eight other nuclear - armed nations, including the US, China and Pakistan did not participate in the negotiations for the legally binding instrument to prohibit atomic weapons.

One-off T20: Kohli may open against West Indies

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 09:24
Skipper Virat Kohli might open the innings when India take on the West Indies in a one-off Twenty20, aiming to finish their Caribbean sojourn on a high despite the threat posed by Chris Gayle's return to the home team.

Confused about various GST rates? Help is at hand

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 09:09
The government has undertaken a slew of initiatives to educate and familiarise both consumers and traders since it launched GST in an elaborate midnight function of June 30-July 1 in the Parliament’s central hall which which broadcast live for the entire nation.

Jet blast shatters IndiGo plane's window, 5 hurt

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 08:28
Passengers on-board a Delhi-Mumbai IndiGo flight, which was preparing for take-off, sustained minor injuries after a window pane shattered due to jet blast from a SpiceJet plane approaching a parking bay, an IndiGo spokesperson said on Saturday.

Burhan anniversary: Restrictions across Kashmir

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 07:22
Hurriyat Conference factions led by Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik-led JKLF, has asked the people to march to Tral to pay tributes to Wani. All the examinations scheduled for today have been postponed by universities.

TechMah staff sacking: Mahindra says sorry

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 06:03
Mahindra Group executive chairman Anand Mahindra, Tech Mahindra vice-chairman Vineet Nayyar and CEO C P Gurnani, all individually apologized over the way an employee at Tech Mahindra was asked to quit with immediate effect, after the person's recorded conversation with a HR personnel went viral online.

CBI raids Lalu and family, files fresh graft case

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 00:29
There was fresh trouble for RJD chief Lalu Prasad and more turbulence in the JD(U)-RJD-Congress coalition in Bihar on Friday with the CBI registering an FIR and conducting raids in connection with alleged corruption in hotel contracts and a land deal payoff when Lalu was rail minister in the UPA government.

India to invite heads of Asean nations for R-Day

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 23:37
India will invite the heads of state or government of all 10 Asean nations for the Republic Day celebrations next year. Asean is the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, and has as members Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.

Amid China tiff, red carpet for Burma army chief

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 23:35
In June 2015, incidentally, Indian para-commandos conducted a "successful" cross-border raid against two insurgent camps inside Myanmar after 18 Indian soldiers were killed in an ambush in Manipur.

Flying in and out of Delhi may cost less

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 23:15
Flying in and out of Delhi may soon get cheaper with incoming passengers no longer required to pay any user development fee (UDF). Even the UDF for outbound flyers—which went up to Rs 1,131 (without taxes) per passenger—is now slashed to Rs 10 and Rs 45 for domestic and international flyers, respectively.

PM slams Pak terror export, tries to rally nations

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 22:35
Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit out at Pakistan at the G-20 summit as he named terror groups LeT and JeM along with global scourges IS and Boko Haram to drive home the point that some countries use terrorism as a tool and that the outfits are united by a common ideology despite different labels.

PM Modi and Xi Jinping meet in Hamburg

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 22:13
In the midst of the India-China standoff near the Sikkim-Tibet-Bhutan tri-junction, and contrary to expectations, PM Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping didn't just exchange greetings but also managed a conversation on "a range of issues" on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg.

Pay revised allowances from July: Government

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 21:33
The finance ministry has urged various ministries and departments to ensure that revised rates of allowances approved by the Cabinet are paid in the current month's salary. Last month the Cabinet approved recommendations of 7th central pay commission on allowances with 34 modifications.

Print post-GST rates on items or go to jail: Govt

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 21:21
The government on Friday warned manufacturer, importer and sellers of pre-packaged goods of penalties ranging from fines of up to Rs 1 lakh or prison terms up to a year for repeat offence of not printing the post-GST rates on product labels.

CBI case strengthens ED's probe against Lalu's kin

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 21:16
The CBI action against RJD chief Lalu Prasad and his family members on Friday has further strengthened the Enforcement Directorate's (ED) ongoing investigation against the former Bihar chief minister, whose family members are already facing ED probe under the stringent Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).

G20 leaders pledge joint crackdown on terror, vow to eliminate safe havens

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 19:32
"We, the Leaders of the G20, strongly condemn all terrorist attacks worldwide and stand united and firm in the fight against terrorism," read a G20 joint statement on countering terrorism.

Lalu alleges political vendetta, vows to fight BJP

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 17:40
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav today tried to put up a brave front as he alleged political vendetta over the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) raids against him and his family.

Some nations using terror as tool to achieve political goals: PM at G20

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 17:00
With leaders like US President Donald Trump, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping listening, PM Modi regretted that the international response to terrorism was weak and said more cooperation was needed to fight the menace.

'China hid many facts on Doklam issue while making border claims'

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 16:54
China has hidden the fact that the government of Tibet did not sign the very document, the Sikkim-Tibet treaty of 1890, which Beijing is showing to support its claim over the disputed Doklam plateau.

Xi calls for 'peaceful settlement' of regional disputes amid border row

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 15:45
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday urged the BRICS countries to push for "peaceful settlement" of regional disputes, amidst a standoff between India and China in Sikkim and Beijing's growing assertiveness in the disputed South and East China seas.

At BRICS, PM Modi and Xi praise each other

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 13:32
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday "appreciated" momentum in the BRICS bloc under the Chinese chairmanship and extended full cooperation for the grouping's upcoming summit to be hosted by Beijing.

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