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Flag-lowering ceremony at Wagah border to become history


October 30th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Oct 30 (IANS) The traditionally hostile flag-lowering ceremony at the Wagah border post between India and Pakistan will become a relic of the past after almost five decades ... Read more...

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China wants full military exchanges with India


October 24th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Tokyo, Oct 24 (IANS) China is keen to resume full military exchanges with India, informed sources said Sunday, as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here on the first leg ... Read more...

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BSF trooper killed on Kashmir border, tensions up (Lead)


July 7th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 7 (IANS) Another Border Security Force (BSF) trooper has been killed in firing from across the international border in Jammu and Kashmir, the second incident of ceasefire violation, official sources ... Read more...

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Indian president meets Chinese premier


May 27th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Kavita Bajeli-Datt Beijing, May 27 (IANS) Indian President Pratibha Patil was Thursday extended a warm welcome here by Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao, who called her visit one of "great significance" at ... Read more...

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Patil to meet China’s Hu Jintao


May 27th, 2010 - 11:36 am ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghBeijing, May 27 (ANI): Indian President Pratibha Devisingh Patil will begin her official six-day visit to China with a meeting with her Chinese counterpart Hu Jintao in Beijing's Great ... Read more...

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Indian president arrives in China, to push for more trade (Second Lead)


May 26th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Kavita Bajeli-Datt Beijing, May 26 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil arrived on a six-day trip to China Wednesday at a time when the two Asian giants are marking the 60th anniversary of ... Read more...

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President Patil arrives in Beijing


May 26th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 26 (IANS) Indian President Pratibha Patil arrived in Beijing Wednesday on a six-day state visit to China, during which she will meet her Chinese counterpart Hu Jintao, inaugurate an ... Read more...

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President leaves on six-day trip to China


May 26th, 2010 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Wednesday left for Beijing on a six-day state visit to China during which she will meet President Hu Jintao, inaugurate an Indian-style Buddhist ... Read more...

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China extends Shanghai Expo invite to UPA chief Sonia Gandhi


April 13th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi, Apr. 13 (ANI): Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao has invited Congress President Sonia Gandhi to attend the Shanghai Expo.The Expo will kick start on May 1, and ... Read more...

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Border with China is quiet and tranquil: Shashi Tharoor


April 10th, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati (Assam), Apr 10 (ANI): Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor here on Saturday termed the area along the China border as a 'quiet and a tranquil frontier', asserting ... Read more...

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Sino-India border dispute hots up over use of multilateral institution, says NYT


September 6th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh), Sep.6 (ANI): A new twist has been introduced into the vexed land border dispute between India and China, with the latter trying to block a 2.9 billion dollar Asian ... Read more...

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With Pakistan unlikely to change, India faces another attack: Stratfor


April 17th, 2009 - 9:55 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 17 (IANS) India is likely to witness another large-scale militant attack on its soil with American attempts to elicit cooperation from Pakistan through aid packages unlikely to ... Read more...

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Blossoming almond trees herald spring in Kashmir Valley


March 11th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Parvez Butt Srinagar, Mar 11 (ANI): If there be a paradise on the Earth, it is this, it is this, it is this... reads one of the verses coined by Firdaus, ... Read more...

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Pakistan again violates ceasefire at LoC


July 30th, 2008 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, July 30 (ANI): Pakistani troops again fired at Indian forces at the Nariya Post in Jammu and Kashmirs Kupwara Sector on Wednesday, violating the ceasefire agreed between the two countries ... Read more...

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Thai, Cambodian temple talks foundering: Official


July 28th, 2008 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Siem Reap (Cambodia), July 28 (DPA) Talks have stalled over border tensions around an ancient temple which has seen the deployment of thousands of Thai and Cambodian troops, officials said Monday, adding ... Read more...

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