Arunachal Pradesh


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A·ru·na·chal Pra·desh

 (är′o͝o-nä′chəl prə-dāsh′, -dĕsh′)
A state of northeast India on the Tibetan border. Much of Arunachal Pradesh, which lies in the foothills of the Himalayas, is claimed by China as part of Tibet and was the site of a war between China and India in 1962.

Arunachal Pradesh

(ˌɑːrəˈnɑːkəl prəˈdɛʃ)
n
(Placename) a state in NE India, formed in 1986 from the former Union Territory. Capital: Itanagar. Pop: 1 091 117 (2001). Area: 83 743 sq km (32 648 sq miles). Former name (until 1972): North East Frontier Agency

A•ru•na•chal Pra•desh

(ˌɑr əˈnɑ tʃəl prəˈdeɪʃ)
n.
a state in NE India. 864,558; 34,262 sq. mi. (88,743 sq. km). Cap.: Itauagar.
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In the coming years, China will not have a claim over Arunachal Pradesh and Ladakh.
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22 ( ANI ): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday said no power in the world could snatch away Arunachal Pradesh from India.
cn ), Arunachal Pradesh appears as a part of China.
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5 ( ANI ): Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday demanded justice for Arunachal Pradesh student Nido Taniam, who lost his life after allegedly being beaten up in Delhi last month.
IN AN apparent concession to China, India on Thursday disallowed foreign journalists from covering the Dalai Lama's week- long visit to Arunachal Pradesh beginning November 8.
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