China sets up blood donation camps in Doklam area

Beijing [China], August 17 :China is stepping up preparedness for a possible military conflict with India on the Doklam standoff by reportedly setting up blood donation and collection camps in...

Aug 16, 2017 1:23 PM | Newsscroll

Doklam stand-off: China reiterates it will defend its sovereignty

Beijing [China], August 17 : With India-China stand-off at Doklam approaching its second month, China's Foreign Ministry has reiterated that the People's Liberation Army (PLA) troops would...

Aug 16, 2017 12:31 PM | Newsscroll

China rejects US criticism on religious freedom

Beijing, Aug 16 China today denied violations of religious freedom after the United States accused Beijing of persecuting Christians, Muslims, Falun Gong members and Tibetan Buddhists in an annual...

Aug 16, 2017 7:43 PM | Newsscroll

All Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims safe, secure: MEA

New Delhi, Aug 15 In the wake of cloudburst incidents in Uttarakhand, the External Affairs Ministry today said that all Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims are safe and secure and Uttarakhand government is...

Aug 15, 2017 11:32 PM | Newsscroll

China reaffirms opposition to Dalai Lama's visits abroad

By K J M VarmaBeijing, Aug 14 China today reaffirmed opposition to the Dalai Lama's visit to any country after he called off a planned trip to Botswana on "health grounds".The 82-year-old exiled...

Aug 14, 2017 5:59 PM | Newsscroll

India, China cannot defeat each other: Dalai Lama

Mumbai, Aug 14 Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama today said India and China cannot defeat each other and both the countries will have to live together as neighbours.The spirit of "Hindi-Chini...

Aug 14, 2017 2:11 PM | Newsscroll

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra stopped after damage of three bridges

New Delhi [India], August 14 : The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra was suspended on Monday after two bridges were damaged in Mangti and one in Simkhola. Additionally, a road was blocked at...

Aug 13, 2017 10:48 AM | Newsscroll

Nepal revives railways as China, India vye for influence

Janakpur, Aug 13 Three years after its last train hit the buffers, landlocked Nepal is building a new railway network to boost its ailing economy -- helped by the rivalry between its powerful...

Aug 14, 2017 2:12 AM | Newsscroll

China closes Brahmaputra Canyon due to safety concerns

By K J M VarmaBeijing, Aug 13 The scenic area of Brahmaputra Grand Canyon in Tibet, known as the world's deepest canyon, has been temporarily closed to visitors due to safety concerns following...

Aug 13, 2017 2:51 PM | Newsscroll

Doklam issue will be resolved peacefully: Bhutan Foreign Minister

Kathmandu [Nepal], August 11 : Bhutan's Foreign Minister Damcho Dorji said Friday that the situation in Doklam will be resolved peacefully and amicably. His remarks came after a meeting...

Aug 10, 2017 3:44 PM | Newsscroll