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India, China soldiers brawl again along disputed frontier

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian and Chinese soldiers brawled last week along the countries' disputed border, Indian officials said Monday, as a monthslong standoff between the nuclear-armed rivals conti...

Another melee erupts on India-China border

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Indian and Chinese troops clashed in the disputed border area of the Nathu La pass in India’s Sikkim state, where the situation was described as “tense but sta...

India-China border: Troops clash in Sikkim — local media

Indian and Chinese troops clashed in the northern Sikkim border region on January 20, Indian media reported on Monday. The skirmish left soldiers injured on both sides, Indian military officials were...

Kashmir: Militants target non-locals amid tensions over land laws

It seemed like any other cold December evening at the sleepy market of Sarai Bala in Jammu and Kashmir's capital, Srinagar, when Satpal Nischal was killed by militants. Most of the shopkeepers had...

India returns Chinese soldier who crossed disputed border

NEW DELHI (AP) — A Chinese soldier seized by India's military in the remote Ladakh region, where the two countries are locked in a border standoff, was handed back to China on Monday, the army said. ...

India apprehends Chinese soldier for transgressing border

NEW DELHI (AP) — The Indian army said Saturday that it has apprehended a Chinese soldier in the remote Ladakh region, where the two countries are locked in a monthslong military standoff along their d...

China calls on India to 'promptly' return captured soldier

On Saturday, the China Military Online portal demanded that Indian authorities "promptly transfer" back a soldier whom China's government had reported missing in "darkness and compl...

AP Photos: Indian army patrols border with rival Pakistan

JAMMU, India (AP) — From sandbagged Indian army bunkers dug deep into the Pir Panjal mountains in the Himalayas, villages on the Pakistan-controlled side of Kashmir appear precariously close, on the o...

China's new dam in Tibet concerns India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following China's announcement that it plans to develop hydroelectricity in the lower Yarlung Tsangpo River as part of its 14th Five-Year Plan, India fears the issue w...

No breakthrough in India, China talks on border tensions

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian and Chinese foreign ministry officials held another round of talks on Friday but didn’t report any breakthrough in ending a monthslong military standoff along their disputed bo...

India accuses China of responsibility for border tensions

NEW DELHI (AP) — India on Friday rejected a Chinese allegation that it is responsible for high tensions along their disputed border. Indian External Affairs Ministry spokesman Anurag...

Local elections open in Kashmir amid tight security

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — The first phase of local civic polls opened in Indian-controlled Kashmir Saturday amid tight security. Nearly 6 million voters across the disputed region’s 20 ...

India: Pakistan shelling kills 3 Indian soldiers in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — At least three Indian soldiers were killed in a barrage of mortar shelling and gunfire by Pakistani soldiers along the highly militarized frontier in Indian-controlled Kashmir, ...

India bans 43 more mobile apps, including many from China

NEW DELHI (AP) — India banned 43 mobile apps on Tuesday, including many from China, with which it is locked in a military standoff along their border in the Himalayas. India’s inform...

Pakistan's Gilgit-Baltistan 'province': Will it make the Kashmir dispute irrelevant?

Earlier this month, Pakistani authorities announced their decision to grant Gilgit-Baltistan — an autonomous region that Islamabad administers in the Pakistan's north — the status of a...