Tag Archives: India

  • India raises concerns with US over new rules for foreign students

    India has conveyed its concerns to the United States about a new immigration order that could force a large number of Indian students to return home, the foreign ministry said on Thursday. ...

  • US military to stand strongly with India in clash with China

    The US military “will continue to stand strong” in relationship to a conflict between India and China or anywhere else, a top White House official has said, after the Navy deployed two aircraft carriers to the strategic South China Sea. ...

  • India climbs to third in world Coronavirus cases

    An alarming surge in Coronavirus cases has now put India ranking third in the global pandemic, recording 695,396 confirmed cases of infections, with the number of fatalities reaching 19,692. ...

  • Why the Indian media’s leading Ladakh expert doesn’t live up to the billing

    Phunchok Stobdan, a former diplomat and author, has consistently disregarded historical and contemporary facts while holding forth on the ‘Buddhist Himalayas’. ...

  • Modi rallies troops at China border, as Beijing urges caution

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew on Friday into the northern border region where Indian and Chinese troops are locked in a stand-off, and said the military stood ready to defend his country. ...

  • India must raise Tibet issue with China, says exiled leader

    The political leader of Tibetans in exile on Monday urged India to take a more prominent role in resolving the Tibetan issue with China, an appeal that could further inflame tensions between the two Asian giants. ...

  • India bans 59 Chinese apps amid border crisis

    India on Monday banned 59, mostly Chinese, mobile apps including Bytedance’s TikTok and Tencent’s WeChat in its strongest move yet targeting China in the online space since a border crisis erupted between the two countries this month. ...

  • Satellite images show buildup on disputed India-China border

    Construction activity appeared underway on both the Indian and Chinese sides of a contested border high in the Karakoram mountains a week after a deadly clash in the area left 20 Indian soldiers dead, satellite images showed. ...

  • Coronavirus cases in India cross 500,000 as big cities reel from surge

    India reported over 17,000 new coronavirus cases over the last 24 hours, pushing the country’s total above 500,000, federal health ministry data showed on Saturday, with infections surging in major cities including the capital New Delhi. ...

  • Norbu Tsering Time for India to change its policy on Tibet

    If any country has clear justifiable reasons to support Tibet, it is India. Tibet has a long period of shared cultural history with India. ...