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20 November, 2017 1:31 PM China complains again over Arunachal, this time over visit of President Ram Nath Kovind

China routinely objects to any senior Indian officials' visit to Arunachal Pradesh. Beijing: China on Monday objected to President Ram Nath Kovind's visit to Arunachal Pradesh, saying India should refrain from "complicating" the border dispute when bilateral relations are at a "crucial moment". "The Chinese government never acknowledged the so-called 67

18 November, 2017 2:43 AM 6.4-magnitude quake strikes Arunachal Pradesh

NEW DELHI: An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale struck Arunachal Pradesh early on Saturday, media reports said. The tremor occurred around 4 am and its epicenter was located in Tibet's Nyingchi Prefecture, which is close to Arunachal. The strong quake was followed by a magnitude 5 tremor around the same place in Tibet. The first quake struck 38

18 November, 2017 12:12 AM Earthquake Of Magnitude 6.3 Strikes Southern China Near Indian Border: USGS

An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 struck southern China near the Indian border on Saturday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said. The quake, initially reported as a magnitude 6.7, struck at 6:34 a.m. on Saturday (2234 GMT on Friday) at a shallow depth of 6.2 miles (10 km) on the Tibetan Plateau in southern China, the USGS said. It was not immediately 27

10 November, 2017 3:19 AM Hindus as minority in 8 states? Supreme Court to hear plea today

The Supreme Court is all set to hear a plea seeking minority status for Hindus in eight Indian states – Lakshadweep, Mizoram, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Jammu and Kashmir, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur and Punjab. “According to 2011 Census, Hindus are minority in eight states i.e. Lakshadweep (2.5%), Mizoram (2.75%), Nagaland (8.75%), Meghalaya (11.53%), J&K (28.44%), Arunachal 68

31 October, 2017 9:13 AM China denies plan to make 1,000-km tunnel to divert Brahmaputra waters to Xinjiang

China on Tuesday denied a media report claiming that Chinese engineers had put forward a plan to build a 1,000 km tunnel to divert the Brahmaputra's waters to Xinjiang, saying it was "a false report". The report, in Monday's South China Morning Post, claimed that Chinese engineers had in March submitted a plan for what would be the world's longest tunnel 69

29 October, 2017 8:52 PM Dramatic video captures moment IAF chopper crashes in Arunachal, killing 7

New Delhi: A new video posted on a social media platform captures the dramatic moment of an Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter that crashed in Arunachal Pradesh early this month, killing seven military personnel on board. The Mi-17 V5 chopper was flying to Yangtse to drop off kerosene jerry cans at a forward Army camp when it crashed around 6 AM near Tawang 19

21 October, 2017 9:06 AM Meeting Dalai Lama major offence, China warns world leaders

BEIJING: China today warned that it would consider as a "major offence" if any country or foreign leader hosts or meets the Dalai Lama as it deems the Tibetan spiritual leader a "separatist" trying to split Tibet from it. China routinely protests world leaders meeting the Dalai Lama. It also makes it mandatory for all the foreign governments to recognise 53

16 October, 2017 5:19 PM ‘Free movement’ along Myanmar border

Home Ministry holds talks with four northeastern States The Centre is putting in measures to facilitate free movement of Indian and Myanmarese citizens within 16 km along the Myanmar border. On Monday, the Home Ministry held consultations with four States — Mizoram, Nagaland, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh — on the Free Movement Regime (FMR). In June, the Ministry 27

13 October, 2017 4:58 PM Six MNS corporators in BMC join Shiv Sena

Six out of seven corporators of the Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) on Friday joined the Shiv Sena, giving the party, which rules the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, an edge over the BJP. With this, Shiv Sena’s strength in the BMC, the country’s richest municipal body, has increased to 90, eight more than that of BJP, a senior 3

11 October, 2017 4:49 PM Ajay Kumar Jha new expenditure secy; ayurveda expert in AYUSH Ministry

In a first, the government appointed an Ayurveda expert the secretary of the AYUSH department. In a major bureaucratic reshuffle, the government also made senior IAS officer Ajay Kumar Jha the new expenditure secretary. According to an official order, Jha, a 1982-batch officer of Manipur cadre, has been appointed the Officer on Special Duty in the Department 24