Why Bhutan Is the Wildcard in the Ongoing India-China Standoff at Doklam

For more than a month now, Indian and Chinese troops have been caught up in a stand-off on an obscure piece of Himalayan territory known as Doklam, which is disputed between Bhutan and China. The fundamental question is the location of the so-called triboundary point – where all three countries meet. A range of factors… Read More Why Bhutan Is the Wildcard in the Ongoing India-China Standoff at Doklam

China warns India against Dalai Lama border visit

China on Friday rebuked India for inviting exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama to visit a contested stretch of land on the India-China border, warning that it would harm relations between the neighbours. China claims more than 90,000 square kilometres of territory disputed by India in the eastern sector of the Himalayas. Much of… Read More China warns India against Dalai Lama border visit