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South Asia

After Japan's support to India, Russia takes neutral stand on Indo-China standoff

Russia does not carry out military exercises or other cooperative events that may lead to worsening relations of any country.

18 Aug 2017 7:24 PM

Sikkim standoff: China rejects Japan’s comment, says India tried to change status quo

The disputed territory between India-Bhutan-China is claimed by Beijing as its territory; however, it belongs it Himalayan state.

18 Aug 2017 6:44 PM

US decision to blacklist Hizbul Mujahideen as terror outfit unjustified: Pak

The US decision came nearly 2 months after declaring its Pakistan-based chief Salahuddin as a global terrorist.

17 Aug 2017 7:28 PM

China to give ultimatum to India for troops withdrawal before Sept: Chinese daily

'After the deadline, if Indian troops still remain within China's territory, India will be responsible for all consequences', Guangyu said.

17 Aug 2017 4:05 PM

Nepal benefits from India-China rivalry, gets them to fund railway network

Nepal is funding one of its 3 new rail lines, while the other 2 are receiving aid from India and China.

16 Aug 2017 8:50 PM

Panamgate: Former Pak PM Sharif files plea in SC, challenges his ouster

The Supreme Court sacked Sharif in July following an investigation into corruption allegations against him.

16 Aug 2017 6:06 PM

PLA peaceful on border, we’re unaware of row with Indian Army in Ladakh: China

The skirmish in Ladakh comes at a time when India and China are locked in a face-off in the Doklam area of the Sikkim sector.

16 Aug 2017 1:53 PM

Pak PM Abbasi expands cabinet, appoints 5 special assistants

With the new induction, Abbasi's cabinet has grown to 57 members, including ministers, ministers of state, advisors and special assistants.

16 Aug 2017 1:12 PM

Hit brakes on threatening each other: China to US, North Korea

China is North Korea's main economic partner and political backer, although relations between Beijing and Pyongyang have deteriorated

16 Aug 2017 12:17 PM

India a typical regional hegemon, controls Bhutan, Nepal: Chinese daily

A Chinese state-run daily, Global Times said 'India has also interfered with the diplomacy of Nepal and other south Asian countries'.

16 Aug 2017 11:48 AM