Pakistan and India have reportedly become permanent members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), a group dominated by Russia and China and also including former Soviet republics in Central Asia.
KATHMANDU: Rescue teams toiled in pouring rain on Thursday in the debris left by last week’s devastating earthquake in Nepal, but officials said the chance of finding any more survivors was bleak as the death toll neared 5,500.
KATHMANDU: Tens of thousands of Nepalese who spent the night under a chilly sky were jolted awake by strong aftershocks Sunday, and rescuers aided by international teams cleared rubble in search of survivors after a powerful earthquake killed at least 1,865 people across the Himalayan region.
SRINAGAR: Indian police shot dead a 16-year-old boy on Saturday during an anti-India demonstration in Kashmir as a separatist strike shut down the Himalayan region on a second day of violent clashes, officials said.
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ISLAMABAD: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will be arriving in Islamabad on 9th February on a two-day official visit to finalise the details of the upcoming visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping, a top government source told Dawn.com.
LONDON: India overtook China as the world’s biggest gold consumer in 2014 as global physical demand fell, an industry report showed on Thursday, forecasting that prices that have declined for the last two years would bottom out this year.
As US President Barack Obama visited India over the last three days to attend its Republic Day festivities, the triangular relationship between US, China and India has aroused much speculation.