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India and its neighbours: Current scenario

In their respective Independence Day speeches,President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had underlined the importance of containing external threats to safeguard the integrity of the country. While Pakistan continues to engage the Army in Kashmir and insurgents infiltrate the porous and volatile border,there have been other disturbances. News of Chinese incursions in Ladakh […]

Can't attend CHOGM: PM tells Lankan President,Khurshid to lead India

The PM has been under pressure within the Cong and from Tamil parties not to attend the CHOGM.


'Indo-Lanka ties shouldn't be held hostage to PM skipping CHOGM'

Khurshid defended PM's move to skip CHOGM saying he has taken a considered call on the visit.

Jayalalithaa moves resolution in TN Assembly for India's 'complete boycott' of CHOGM

India's participation would be like it is endorsing 'inhuman' deeds of SL,she said.

Sri Lankan Navy acting with greater impunity after talks: Jayalalithaa

Jayalalithaa alleged that strong diplomatic action was not being taken by the Government to curb such repeated instances of attack.

Will seek international rights probe if Lanka fails: David Cameron

Cameron said no one wants to return to days of LTTE when they did "dreadful and brutal things".


Distressed that I could not bring PM to Jaffna: Salman Khurshid

Khurshid said that he didn’t want to pin blame for the decision.

PM not at CHOGM due to domestic compulsions: Salman Khurshid

Apart from Singh,Canadian and Mauritian PM have also chosen to keep away from the summit.

CHOGM to begin amid allegations of rights violations by Sri Lanka

Lanka facses allegations of human rights violations against Tamils in war against LTTE.

PM tells Lanka he won't come,Colombo says it 'understands'

The letter is in response to Rajapaksa's invitation to Singh,which was hand-delivered on August 19.