China acts tough, India-Vietnam mull ways to secure interest


Amid China’s aggressive posturing in the Asiatic region, India and Vietnam discussed “concrete and feasible” steps to protect their interests while seeking to bolster their strategic bilateral ties. Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Vietnam Pham Binh Minh, who concluded his four-day visit to India today, told PTI in an More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

Tensions prevail as North Korea test fires intercontinental ballistic missile

North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un vowed his nation would “demonstrate its mettle to the U.S.” and never put its weapons programs up for negotiations a day after test-launching its first intercontinental ballistic More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, July 2nd, 2017

India must withdraw troops from Doklam to end stand-off in Sikkim: Chinese media

India acted recklessly by stopping China from carrying out construction activity on its own soil, Beijing’s official news agency Xinhua said on Sunday, accusing New Delhi of violating international law. The commentary More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, June 29th, 2017

India contributes$100,000 to UN Tax Fund; 1st country to contribute

India has contributed USD 100,000 to a UN fund to help developing countries actively participate in the discussion of tax issues, becoming the first country to make the contribution. The UN Trust Fund for International More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, June 26th, 2017

Indo-Nepal border sealed for Nepal election phase 2; to reopen on June 29

The SSB has sealed the pull and bridges on the India-Nepal border in order to ensure hassle free elections in the Himalayan nation. The movement for the two countries will be closed on the border for the next few More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, June 16th, 2017

India could get information on Black Money from Swiss banks by 2019

Switzerland ratified automatic exchange of financial account information with India and 40 other jurisdictions on Friday, which would facilitate immediate sharing of details about suspected black money even as it More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Huge fire engulfs residential tower in London leaving 6 dead

A number of people were killed, at least 50 injured and many others missing on Wednesday as a fire ripped through a high-rise apartment building in west London where residents had long warned of the potential risk More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, June 12th, 2017

India to release 11 Pakistani prisoners today: Report

Days after PM Narendra Modi’s casual meeting with his Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif, India will on Monday release 11 civil prisoners in what officials described as a ‘goodwill gesture’. Pakistan More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, June 4th, 2017

6 people killed; many injured in twin terrorist attacks in London

A van driving at high speed mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge late Saturday night before the occupants got out and began stabbing patrons at nearby bars and restaurants, witnesses said in an attack that police More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, June 2nd, 2017

Trump pulls US out of Paris climate change agreement citing ‘partial treatment to India and China’

Claiming that the Paris climate accord was not tough on India and China, President Donald Trump declared Thursday that he was pulling the US from the landmark agreement. The announcement deals a major blow to worldwide More...