Any Taiwanese book has become harder to publish in China, according to editors, academics, publishers and authors. Publishers blame this on self-censorship by their mainland counterparts.
The Peace Mission Exercise is an anti-terrorist command and staff drill, being conducted in Russia from September 11 to 25. The Indian contingent will have 200 personnel comprising troops.
The massive floods, described by meteorologists as a once-in-a-lifetime event, has resulted in apocalyptic scenes in Henan and its provincial capital Zhengzhou, a metropolis of 12.6 million.
Togley Singkam and his two friends -- Gamshi Chadar and Ronya Nade -- had gone to collect traditional herbs from the land belonging to the Naa clan of the Tagin community, and also to do some fishing.