Monday Evening News Brief, June 26

Monday evening brief Jun 26 2017
Good evening!
Here’s everything that transpired during the course of the day…
US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold their first face-to-face meeting in Washington today. Seeking to boost US-Indian relations despite differences over trade, the Paris climate accord and immigration, PM Modi and President Trump will have one-on-one talks followed by statements to the news media without taking questions. They will then have a working dinner, the first time Trump has played host to a foreign dignitary at a White House dinner. “If the chemistry is good, everything else gets sorted,” said an Indian official.
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PM Modi has said the logic of the Indo-US strategic ties is ‘incontrovertible’. PM Modi, in an oped published in the Wall Street Journal, wrote that the US and India are forging a deeper and stronger partnership that extends far beyond the Beltway and the Raisina Hill. In an uncertain global economic landscape, India and the US stand as mutually reinforcing engines of growth and innovation, the PM said, adding that the confidence in each other’s political values has led to greater engagements between the two countries.
Chinese troops entered India in the Sikkim sector and jostled with Indian Army personnel guarding the Sino-India frontier. The face-off has been going on in Doka La general area in Sikkim for the past ten days and the Chinese troops have also stopped a batch of pilgrims proceeding on Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, besides destroying two bunkers, official sources said today. A flag meeting was held between senior army officers of both the sides on June 20, but the tension still continues.
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The Indian Railways has undertaken a complete makeover exercise in 30 trains at an estimated cost of Rs 25 crore. Trolley service for catering, polite uniformed staff and on-board entertainment are some of the changes slated to be introduced in premier trains – Rajdhani and Shatabdi – from October this year. The project also envisages strengthening of security system in trains with adequate escort personnel by RPF.
Incidents of stone-pelting were reported in the Kashmir Valley, even as large crowds thronged to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr today. Clashes between protesters and law enforcing agencies were reported from Sopore, Anantnag, Rajpora, Shopian towns and Safakadal area of Srinagar. The authorities have placed top separatist leaders, including Syed Ali Geelani and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, under house arrest, fearing that their presence at large Eid gatherings could spark violence, the officials said.
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