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Chinese incursions into India may have little to do with border

Modi Xi
A calibrated escalation of the border dispute may, in reality, reflect Beijing's more deep-seated concern about a younger, restive generation of Tibetans growing up in India that their spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, does not control.

Kejriwal, 3 others put on trial in defamation case

Former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, noted lawyer Prashant Bhushan and two others were on Saturday put on trial by a court in New Delhi on charges of defamation in a complaint filed by ex-Telecom minister Kapil Sibal's son Amit Sibal.

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Dalai Lama says India a model of religious harmony

 Dalai Lama
The Dalai Lama says the enduring harmony between India's many religions is proof to the world that different communities can live peacefully and solve problems together.

UP: Man 'forces' wife to change religion, booked

indian bride Wedding feature
A man has been booked for allegedly forcing his wife to change her religion after he got married to her under false identity, police said on Saturday.

BJP retains Antagarh seat, NOTA comes 2nd

A girl dressed as BJP party symbol 'lotus'
Ruling BJP retained on Saturday the Maoist-hit Antagarh assembly constituency in Chhattisgarh with the second highest votes going to the NOTA (none of the above) option in the absence of a Congress nominee who pulled out of the contest at the last minute.

Peace, stability and prosperity in Nepal crucial for India: Rajnath

rajnath singh
Rajnath Singh informed that both countries held detailed talks on cross border crime and terrorism, smuggling of fake Indian currency and human trafficking and agreed on creating a mechanism to address them.

Bilawal vows to take entire Kashmir, India says his comments 'far from reality'

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, the gen-next politician of Pakistan, has said that his PPP would take entire Kashmir from India. Bilawal, in his 20s, was addressing the party workers in Multan region in Punjab on Friday.

Lucknow: 5 killed, 14 injured in factory blast

At least five people were killed and 14 injured when a powerful explosion ripped through a firecracker-manufacturing unit in Lucknow's Mohanlalganj area on Saturday. The incident happened around 8am when people were binding explosives to make high decibel crackers for Diwali.

US senators hope Modi's visit will strengthen ties

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first visit to the US, two influential American senators have said the US-India relationship remains one of the most important partnerships in the world and there is an opportunity to continue making progress that will benefit both the nations.

Al Qaeda trying to enter Assam: CM Gogoi

Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi
Days after al Qaeda issued a video threatening to carry out its campaign in India, Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi said on Saturday the terror group is trying to set up base in the state and had "tacit understanding" with ULFA.

India, China in choppy waters over Indian Ocean dominance?

Modi Xi
Left largely unspoken, though, are the deep worries in India over Chinese manoeuvering in the Indian Ocean, where Delhi's years of dominance is being chipped away by billions of dollars in aid from Beijing and gargantuan Chinese construction projects.

35 Chinese PLA soldiers return to Chumar, sit on a hillock

Official sources said about 35 PLA men returned to Chumar in northeast Ladakh and were perched on a hillock claiming the area to be part of China while another 300 soldiers were maintaining presence close to Line of Actual Control.
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