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  1. War of words in the Himalayas

    Posted Oct 24th 2009, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... Himalayas. The turnout was more than 70 per cent, suggesting that the people are happy to participate in Indian democracy. Beijing protested because it considers Arunachal Pradesh to be part of its ... [musical instrument] plays aloud in the Tawang area of the Himalayas.' It is time for both countries, but especially China, to cool this ultimately self-defeating jingoism and grow up. War ...

  2. Fownes pair have plenty of appeal

    Posted May 04th 2004, 12:00am by Clint Hutchison

    ... Clint Hutchison A $4.8 million jackpot has given tomorrow's night's Triple Trio pool a timely boost and the budding partnership of Caspar Fownes and Patrick Payne can set punters on the road to riches in two of the three legs. Fownes has the ide ...

  3. A commendable shot at embracing diversity

    Posted Feb 01st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that the city's Sikh community was on guard when they heard about Himalaya Singh, filmed in Rajasthan with a largely Chinese cast and scheduled for release over the Lunar New Year. With brown faces, ... Perhaps the research that filmmaker Wai Ka-fai did on Indian film, fashion and history while making Himalaya Singh came through. The film's shooting in Rajasthan, at least, was well received. ...

  4. Kashmir talks to resume next month

    Posted Jan 29th 2004, 12:00am by Maseeh Rahman

    ... the two critical issues of Kashmir and security, while other officials dealt with six other subjects, including disputes over a creek on the Arabian Sea and a glacier in the Himalayas coveted ...

  5. Fraught with danger

    Posted Dec 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as distant points in the Himalayas and political influence as India vies for a seat on the UN Security Council, where China is the only current Asian permanent representative. The fact that Wen went ...

  6. Hunt for heroes of the Hump

    Posted Jul 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... pilots- mostly Americans but also British, Australians and Canadians- were forced to fly the dangerous route from air force bases in northeastern India across the Himalayas from 1942, when ... the world's highest mountains to bolster the Chinese government against all odds. Documents reveal that on a single day in 1945 as many as 1,000 round trips were made across the Himalayas ...

  7. Lucky Sixer has true potential

    Posted Oct 17th 2004, 12:00am by Clint Hutchison

    ... Himalaya has never been one to follow first-up and remembering that he is yet to hit the frame from four attempts over 1,800 metres, he is best opposed. ...

  8. New lifeblood for old trade vein

    Posted Jun 30th 2003, 12:00am

    ... the Himalayas'. He is also hoping for a bus service to Lhasa. 'If buses can ply between Delhi and Lahore, and between Calcutta and Dhaka, then why can't a bus ply between Gangtok and Lhasa? ...

  9. Enemy of the state

    Posted Oct 02nd 2008, 12:00am

    ... the Himalayas, crossed through Nepal and slipped into India. In October, once they had settled in the northern town of Dharamsala, headquarters of the Tibetan government in exile, Dhondup Wangchen told ...



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