Explained: Will ‘CBI probe’ assurance help ease Assam-Meghalaya border tension? | India News

Violence linked to interstate boundary disputes has been a major concern in India’s northeast for more than four decades now. At least 157 people died and 65,000 were displaced due to border conflicts involving Assam and its sister states between 1979 and July 2021, according to a report by the Rights & Risk Analysis Group […]

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Israel, Lebanon sign maritime border deal in rare diplomatic feat

BAABDA/JERUSALEM: Israeli and Lebanese leaders signed a landmark US-brokered agreement on their maritime boundary on Thursday, marking a diplomatic departure from decades of hostility and opening the way to offshore energy exploration. Lebanese President Michel Aoun signed a letter approving the deal in Baada, followed by Prime Minister Yair Lapid’s signature in Jerusalem, with a […]

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BSF, Pakistan Rangers exchange sweets along International Border in Jammu, Punjab on Diwali | India News

JAMMU/ATTARI: The Border Security Force and the Pakistan Rangers on Monday exchanged sweets at several border outposts along the International Border in the Jammu region and Punjab on Diwali. The border guarding forces of India and Pakistan exchange sweets and wishes on various religious festivals such as Eid and Diwali, and also on their respective […]

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Russian border region says Ukraine shelled it, Kyiv blames stray Russian fire

The governor of a Russian border region accused Ukraine of shelling an apartment block there on Thursday but a Kyiv official said a stray Russian missile was to blame, in only one of a series of apparent strikes on Russian border towns. Vyacheslav Gladkov said a school had been damaged in a village close to […]

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Centre gives top priority to strengthen border infrastructure: Amit Shah | India News

KISHANGANJ: Union home minister Amit Shah on Saturday asserted that the Narendra Modi government gives top priority to strengthen the country’s borders, a reason why expenditure on infrastructure development in these areas has gone up considerably under the current regime. Addressing personnel of the Sashastra Seema Bal at the Fatehpur outpost, falling in Bihar’s Kishanganj […]

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Border crossings soar among Venezuelans: US officials

SAN DIEGO: The number of Venezuelans taken into custody at the US border with Mexico soared in August, while fewer migrants from Mexico and some Central American countries were stopped, officials said Monday. Venezuelans surpassed Guatemalans and Hondurans to become the second-largest nationality after Mexicans among migrants crossing the US border illegally. US authorities stopped […]

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Kerala Chief Minister Meets Karnataka Counterpart, Discusses Border Development Issues

Pinarayi Vijayan met Basavaraj Bommai in Bengaluru. Bengaluru: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday called on his Karnataka counterpart Basavaraj Bommai in Bengaluru and discussed many issues including development of border region. According to sources, the two leaders held talks related to the development of border region and night traffic on the highway running through […]

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