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    China: Mega Dam Won’t Hurt India’s Northeast

China: Mega Dam Won’t Hurt India’s Northeast

By Saibal Dasgupta China promised to take “full account” of concerns about its new hydropower dam on the Brahmaputra in the river’s downstream areas, which include India’s northeastern region. The

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    Centre Orders Probe on Bangladeshi Influx

Centre Orders Probe on Bangladeshi Influx

The Centre ordered a probe by a premier central agency into reports of infiltration into India through Bangladesh. The matter has been assigned to a premier investigation agency for detailed

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    China’s Dam Begins Operations, India Watches Closely

China’s Dam Begins Operations, India Watches Closely

Amidst growing concerns, India is keeping a close watch on the construction of the mega hydropower project on the Brahmaputra River in the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) in China. Beijing

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    Terrorism Increases by 70pc in India

Terrorism Increases by 70pc in India

Terrorism increased by 70 per cent in India from 2012 to 2013, with the number of deaths increasing from 238 to 404, a global terrorism index by a think tank

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    Protest in New Delhi Against Racism

Protest in New Delhi Against Racism

Following the gruesome death of young students from North-East, on Wednesday and Thursday, North-East Forum for International Solidarity (NEFIS) organized a protest at Jantar Mantar, where students representing each state

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    China: Japan will Stay out of Arunachal Projects

China: Japan will Stay out of Arunachal Projects

China said that it had received a “clarification” from the Japanese government saying Tokyo would not involve itself in infrastructure projects in Arunachal Pradesh. Responding to reports in India which

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India Urges China not to Support Pakistan

  India Urges China not to Support Pakistan

Amid reports of China training Pakistani Army, Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Sunday said India has

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India, Myanmar Hold Meeting on Cross-Border Issues

  India, Myanmar Hold Meeting on Cross-Border Issues

Border Liaison Officers from India and Myanmar convened a bilateral meeting at Nanyon, Myanmar on Thursday and discussed various cross

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Northeast Vital for Look East Policy

  Northeast Vital for Look East Policy

Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj spelt out the strategic role of the Northeastern states in fructifying the Union Government’s

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Modi: India Turned ‘Look East’ Policy into ‘Act East’

  Modi: India Turned ‘Look East’ Policy into ‘Act East’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi told world leaders that his government accorded high priority to turn India’s erstwhile “Look East” policy

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Modi Woos ASEAN with New Economic Journey

  Modi Woos ASEAN with New Economic Journey

Asserting that India and ASEAN have “no irritants” in their ties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited the 10-nation bloc to

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Independence of Tibet Vital for India’s Security

  Independence of Tibet Vital for India’s Security

“The Independence of Tibet is vital from the defence point of view for India as it faces continuous threat from

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ISL Among Best Attended Leagues in the World

  ISL Among Best Attended Leagues in the World

The Hero Indian Super League, inching closer to its halfway mark, has achieved the rare milestone of having registered the

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Doodle on Assam; School Girl Wins Google Contest

  Doodle on Assam; School Girl Wins Google Contest

A Pune girl has won Google’s Doodle4Google contest held across 50 cities and 1700 schools in India. The annual contest

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Tectonics of the Indo- Burmese Arc

  Tectonics of the Indo- Burmese Arc

Scientists from different parts of the world delivered interesting lectures during a two-day tripartite meeting on the ‘Tectonics of the

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Four Universities to Promote Northeast Culture

  Four Universities to Promote Northeast Culture

Aiming to promote the ‘rich’ indigenous culture, four universities Mumbai, Delhi, Manipal and SNDT – look set to introduce either

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Free Sterilization Surgeries: 8 Die, 20 Ill

  Free Sterilization Surgeries: 8 Die, 20 Ill

Eight Indian women have died and 20 others were in critical condition Tuesday after undergoing sterilization surgeries in a free

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