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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 66

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 36

18 November, 2017 2:22 AM 6.9-magnitude quake strikes Tibet

The quake struck Tibet’s Nyingchi Prefecture, located close to the Indian border. A strong intensity earthquake measuring 6.9 on Richter Scale hit Tibet’s Nyingchi Prefecture, located close to the Indian border, in the early hours of on November 18. The quake struck at 6.34 a.m. Beijing Time (4.04 a.m. IST), according to the China Earthquake Networks 32

31 October, 2017 11:16 AM India must have water-sharing agreement with China on Brahmaputra: Experts

China is eyeing to divert water from Brahmaputra river to its Xinjiang region since both countries don't have any water-sharing agreement India should have water-sharing agreement with China, said Indian defence experts on Tuesday. The experts opine that China is eyeing to divert water from River Brahmaputra to its Xinjiang region since both the countries 89

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

30 October, 2017 4:47 PM China plans to divert Brahmaputra waters to its Xinjiang region through 1,000-km long tunnel

BEIJING: China's top leadership is considering digging a 1,000-km long tunnel, which if completed would be the world's longest by a huge margin, to divert the waters of the Brahmaputra from Tibet to its dry Xinjiang region. The Brahmaputra, called the Yarlung Tsangpo in China, originates in Tibet and flows downstream into India's northeast and sustains 55

30 October, 2017 2:17 PM China Plans the World's Longest Water Tunnel to Create an Oasis in the Desert

Engineers in China are laying plans for what would be the world’s largest water tunnel at more than 600 miles. The tunnel, which would stretch from Tibet to the Taklimakan Desert in Xinjiang province, would surpass the current record holder: a 85-mile tunnel that pipes water around New York City. The planned 621-mile tunnel (1,000 km), would transport 10

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

7 October, 2017 8:48 AM Rahul wants Modi to 'explain' China's road construction in Doklam

New Delhi: The Congress has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "explain" to the nation what was happening at Doklam and state his government's policy on the issue. Rahul Gandhi took a swipe at the Prime Minister, demanding an explanation about the new road construction being undertaken by China instead of continuing with his "chest thumping" 119 1

7 October, 2017 7:34 AM Rahul Gandhi Demands 'Explanation' From PM Modi Over China's New Road In Doklam

"Modiji, once you're done thumping your chest, could you please explain this?" Mr Gandhi tweeted, tagging an NDTV news report headlined, "With 500 Soldiers On Guard, China Expands Road In Doklam". The Congress has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "explain" to the nation what was happening at Doklam and state his government's policy on the issue 78