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22 September, 2017 6:56 PM TNCC flays Centre over Rohingya

Terming the BJP a communal party, the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee (TNCC) on Friday criticised the Central government’s stance on the Rohingya refugees. In a statement, TNCC president Su. Thirunavukkarasar urged the Modi-led government to provide aid on humanitarian grounds and offer temporary accommodation to the Rohingya, who have been fleeing Myanmar 47

15 September, 2017 11:15 AM Govt should see Rohingyas as refugees, not Muslims: Owaisi

Attacking the NDA government over its stance on Rohingyas, who are fleeing Myanmar's violence-hit Rakhine state. If refugees from Tibet, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka can stay in India, why not the Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar, AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi has said. He also cited the case of Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen, who has taken shelter 50

7 September, 2017 11:02 AM What is China's salami slicing tactic that Army chief Bipin Rawat talked about?

General Bipin Rawat has warned against Chinese salami slicing strategy in the Himalayas. China's salami slicing tactic is explained here. Days after Doklam standoff was resolved paving way for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping's meeting on the sidelines of BRICS where they held "progressive" talks, Army chief General Bipin 52

2 September, 2017 1:00 PM India should prepare for more Chinese roads in Doklam, Tibet: Strategic expert to India Today

Speaking to India Today, Victor Gao said India should "get accustomed" to China's road building. India should be prepared "and get accustomed" to more Chinese infrastructure and roads in not only Doklam but in border areas in Tibet and Xinjiang, according to leading Chinese strategic expert Victor Gao Zhikai. Gao, who served as interpreter to former 29

31 August, 2017 6:45 PM Doklam disengagement: Is the dragon crouching to strike?

With the “expeditious disengagement of border personnel at the face-off site at Doklam”, as the ministry of external affairs press release referred to it, the crisis at Doklam in Bhutan seems to have petered out. While the 72-day faceoff between Chinese and Indian forces—ranging from the bizarre, with both forces resorting to nihilistic grappling, to the grotesque 32

31 August, 2017 6:44 AM How India, China compromise: A look at how standoffs before Doklam were resolved

Doklam standoff was the fourth such military face-off between India and China in the last four years along their borders, most of which is not clearly demarcated. The previous three were resolved in around three weeks while Doklam standoff continued for 70 days. Doklam standoff was the second such incident since the Narendra Modi government was sworn 70

28 August, 2017 5:21 PM Timeline: the story of the Doklam stand-off

India and China have mutually agreed to de-escalate tensions along the disputed territory. The move comes days before Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to travel to China to attend a BRICS summit from September 3 to 5. Territorial disputes between India and China are long-standing, marked by frequent skirmishes along a hazy international border 89

28 August, 2017 8:22 AM Doklam standoff ends: What made China agree to restore pre-June 16 position of troops

With BRICS summit in sight, India and China have agreed to end the Doklam standoff that continued for over two months. Finally the Himalayan ice has melt at Doklam with India and China agreeing to disengage at the disputed site after staying in "no war, no peace" mode for 70 days. The Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar released a statement 32

27 August, 2017 7:40 AM General Bipin Rawat warns of more Doklam-like incidents, here is why Army chief is right

Doklam standoff fits perfectly in the mould of Chinese Salami Slicing policy. With China investing huge in capability enhancement and infrastructure near borders with India, General Bipin Rawat has delivered the right message to Indian Army. Delivering the General BC Joshi Memorial Lecture in Pune yesterday, Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat warned 20

27 August, 2017 5:20 AM More Doklam-like incidents possible in future: Army chief General Bipin Rawat

PUNE: China is attempting to "change the status quo" on its border with India and incidents like the ongoing stand-off in the Doklam area are likely to "increase" in future, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said today. "The recent stand-off in the Doklam plateau by the Chinese side attempting to change the status quo are issues which we need to be wary about 32