Bullish on growing trade ties with China, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said the government is very keen to see the border dispute getting resolved expeditiously, even as he said India's border with China has been "far more peaceful" than the western borders.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is accusing enemies in Colombia of trying to assassinate him as both countries prepare to spar at the Organisation of American States over an increasingly tense border dispute.
Former Law Minister and Rajya Sabha member, Ram Jethmalani, has urged the Narendra Modi government to refer the long-pending Sino RPT Sino-China border dispute to the International Court of Justice for a decision.
It will be a "wise move" for China by coordinating with India in the northern Myanmar peace talks, which could eliminate India's "mistrust" and benefit Sino-Indian talks over the vexed border issue, an article in an influential state-run daily here said on Thursday.
Supreme Court on Wednesday said the half century old border dispute between Assam and Nagaland could be resolved either by deciding the 1988 law suit filed by Assam or by referring the matter for arbitration.
India should do away with "misconceptions" like China will make "concessions" to settle the border dispute and invest its huge foreign reserves in the country, an article in state-run daily here has said.
India and China on Thursday began their talks on border mechanism here during which last month's standoff in Ladakh was discussed as also the efforts to prevent such incidents from recurring in future.
China Thursday tried to play down the continuing border standoff at Chumar coinciding with the visit of President Xi Jinping to India, saying the incident has been "effectively controlled and managed".
Congress leader Rajeev Shukla on Wednesday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to raise the contentious border issue with visiting Chinese Premier Xi Jinping besides according red carpet treatment to him.
Arunachal Pradesh government on Friday said that justice will be done to the state in the border dispute case with Assam if at least 50 per cent of the 3,000 sq km allegedly occupied land is returned to it.
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to personally intervene in restoring peace at violence affected Uriamghat near Assam-Nagaland border which led to the death of 11 persons.