Last month, US Admiral Philip Davidson, nominated to head US Pacific Command, said China's "forward operating bases" in the South China Sea appeared complete.
"We call on China to release Nyima immediately and to uphold its international commitments to promote religious freedom for all," said State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert.
In practice the Modi-Xi meeting will likely change little on the ground, except perhaps temporarily. Modi will also be unable to sustain a genuine ‘reset’ with China if he cannot revive the economy
Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama also said that India is a leading example of how all religions can live together in peace and lauded the country's religious harmony.
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who arrived here last night attended the defence ministers' meeting and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj took part in the foreign ministers' meeting. The two meetings were being held as part of the preparations for the SCO summit.
China accidentally reported two major quakes which never happened: Earthquake administration.. indianexpress.com
The information stayed on its website for at least an hour, though did not appear on its microblog, which is how many people in China first learn of quakes. In a statement on its website, the administration said they had in fact been holding an emergency response exercise.
People can report attempts to organise, plan and implement the splitting of the country, organise, plan, implement armed rebellion or armed riots, instigate, coerce, seduce, and buy out the staff of state organs, armed forces personnel among others.
Chinese space station Tiangong-1 finally falls to Earth over South Pacific after years of uncontrolled flight in orbit.. independent.co.uk
China's Tiangong-1 space station has re-entered the Earth's atmosphere and burnt up over the middle of the South Pacific, according to the Chinese space authority said. The craft re-entered the atmosphere around 8.15am Beijing time (12.15am GMT) and the “vast majority” of it had burnt up upon re-entry, the authority said in a brief statement on its website....