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China, India soldiers hurl stones at 1 another in Kashmir

China, India soldiers hurl stones at 1 another in Kashmir

An Indian official briefed on the matter also said "flag meetings", or ceremonies involving Chinese and Indian soldiers at five points along the frontier usually held on the August 15 anniversary of India's independence, were canceled on Tuesday.


PM Modi delivers lacklustre speech on 71st Independence Day

PM Modi delivers lacklustre speech on 71st Independence Day

The Congress on Tuesday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for comparing the tragic deaths of almost 70 children in Gorakhpur last week to casualties recorded in natural calamities. He defended his government's campaign against " black money ", including the sudden removal last November of all 500- and 1,000-rupee notes from circulation.


Trump adviser emails show attempts to set up Russian Federation meeting, report says

Trump adviser emails show attempts to set up Russian Federation meeting, report says

Despite the apparent hesitation from members of Trump's campaign, senior officials including Manafort would go on to attend a meeting with a Russian lawyer in June 2016. The report, according to an official familiar with it, included a quote from the Russian source telling U.S. officials in Moscow, "You have no idea how extensive these networks are in Europe.


Govt asks Google, Facebook to remove links to Blue Whale Challenge

Govt asks Google, Facebook to remove links to Blue Whale Challenge

According to reports , the boy's mother told a media channel that her son had downloaded the game in November a year ago. Though the mother says that Manoj mentioned the game and its outcomes to her, Kerala police says there is no evidence to link the suicide with the game.


Guam sees North Korea tensions as easing

Guam sees North Korea tensions as easing

A Beijing-based foreign diplomat who is familiar with the matter said that Wu, who turns 71 in December, had reached retirement age. But political analyst Bong Young-shik with the Yonsei University Institute for North Korean Studies says during Monday's talks, South Korean officials likely clearly conveyed to Chairman Dunford the risk of a possible USA preemptive military action against North Korea .


HMS Queen Elizabeth sails into new home

HMS Queen Elizabeth sails into new home

It is expected that it will have 14 jets by the end of 2017 with test flights from the carrier's deck expected to begin next year. Around 60 Royal Navy sailors and Royal Marines were on board the United States carrier, where they have been undergoing training.