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RPT-With Trump by his side, Indian PM Modi set to fire up Houston rally

20 Sep 2019

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI, Sept 19 With U.S. President Donald Trump by his side, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will seek to fire up thousands of Indian-American supporters at a rally in Texas on Sunday, shrugging off international criticism over a crackdown in disputed Kashmir.

With Trump by his side, Indian PM Modi set to fire up Houston rally

19 Sep 2019

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI With U.S. President Donald Trump by his side, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will seek to fire up thousands of Indian-American supporters at a rally in Texas on Sunday, shrugging off international criticism over a crackdown in disputed Kashmir.

More than 200 militants trying to cross into Kashmir from Pakistan: India

08 Sep 2019

NEW DELHI More than 200 suspected militants are trying to cross into Indian Kashmir from Pakistan, India's national security adviser said on Saturday, accusing Islamabad of trying to stoke violence in the region.

Indian PM raises Kashmir protests with British counterpart

21 Aug 2019

NEW DELHI Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has spoken to his British counterpart, Boris Johnson, about violent demonstrations over Kashmir outside the Indian embassy in London, the foreign ministry said.

India says committed to 'no first use' of nuclear weapons for now

16 Aug 2019

NEW DELHI India has stuck to its commitment of 'no first use' of nuclear weapons but future policy will depend on the situation, the defence minister said on Friday, which analysts said introduced a level of ambiguity in a core national security doctrine.

Indian PM Modi announces chief of defence staff post to improve military integration

15 Aug 2019

NEW DELHI Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Thursday the establishment of the post of chief of defence staff for better coordination between the army, air force and navy along the lines of Western military forces.

Exclusive: China warns India of "reverse sanctions" if Huawei is blocked - sources

07 Aug 2019

NEW DELHI China has told India not to block its Huawei Technologies [HWT.UL] from doing business in the country, warning there could be consequences for Indian firms operating in China, sources with knowledge of the matter said.

India scraps special status for Kashmir in step Pakistan calls illegal

05 Aug 2019

NEW DELHI/SRINAGAR India on Monday revoked the special status of Kashmir, the Himalayan region that has long been a flashpoint in ties with neighbouring Pakistan, moving to grasp its only Muslim-majority region more tightly. | Video

India's Dhoni to pull guard duty in troubled Kashmir as honorary colonel

30 Jul 2019

NEW DELHI Indian cricket star Mahendra Singh Dhoni starts patrol duties in conflict-torn Jammu and Kashmir from Wednesday to discharge his responsibilities as an honorary colonel in the army, the military said.

Modi versus Wild: Indian PM to join Bear Grylls in wilderness

29 Jul 2019

NEW DELHI Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is teaming up with British TV adventurer Bear Grylls to venture into India's wilderness to raise awareness about protecting nature, the show's host said.

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Iran says it will destroy any aggressor

Iran will pursue any aggressor, even it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday, after attacks on Saudi oil sites which Riyadh and U.S officials blamed on Tehran.