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Nepal protests new Indian road through disputed territory

Nepal protests new Indian road through disputed territory

Nepal protested India's inauguration of a new road to China that passes through territory claimed by Kathmandu on Saturday, with police arresting dozens demonstrating close to India's embassy.

World 'in uncharted territory' as coronavirus spreads: WHO

World 'in uncharted territory' as coronavirus spreads: WHO

Coronavirus is now spreading much more rapidly outside China than within the country, leading the world into uncharted territory, but the outbreak can still be contained, the World Health Organization (WHO) said ...

Jet Airways waits for buyer as rivals muscle in on territory

Jet Airways waits for buyer as rivals muscle in on territory

A revival of Jet Airways India Ltd, once the nation’s biggest carrier by market value, is at risk as days roll by since its operations were completely halted.

Xi says China not 'expansionist' but won't give up territory

Xi says China not 'expansionist' but won't give up territory

Chinese President Xi Jinping told US Defense Secretary James Mattis Wednesday that China has no plans to create chaos in the world -- although he defended his country's claim to disputed islands in the South China Sea.

China warns India not to harbour illusions in border stand-off

China warns India not to harbour illusions in border stand-off

China's defence ministry on Monday warned India not to harbour any illusions about the Chinese military's ability to defend its territory, amid a festering border dispute.

Afghan government 'loses 5% of territory in four months'

Afghan government 'loses 5% of territory in four months'

The Afghan government lost control or influence of nearly 5% of its territory between January and May, the US government's top watchdog on Afghanistan said in a report, an indication of the challenges its forces are facing.

IS captures territory from Syria rebels near border

IS captures territory from Syria rebels near border

Islamic State fighters captured territory from Syrian rebels near the Turkish border yesterday and inched closer...

Ukraine bans transit of trucks from Russia in trade war

Ukraine bans transit of trucks from Russia in trade war

Ukraine on Monday banned the transit of Russian trucks across its territory in a tit-for-tat response to an escalating trade war between the feuding ex-Soviet states.