"Handshake across the Himalayas"
India and China will study new ways to ease tensions along their ill-defined border, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday in his first foreign trip since taking office, which comes just weeks after a military stand-off between the Asian giants in the Himalayas. Full Article | Slideshow
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Indian shares edge lower; Hindustan Unilever falls
MUMBAI, Dec 12 (Reuters) - India's BSE index fell for a fourth consecutive session on Wednesday as Hindustan Unilever was hit by worries it will face higher royalty payments, but non-banking financials rose after the government reached an agreement with the opposition over a banking amendment bill seen benefitting the sector. Hindustan Unilever fell 3 percent, but L&T Finance Holdings gained 5 percent, while Reliance Capital added 3.8 percent. The BSE index provisionally fell 0.25 percent, while the NSE index fell 0.18 percent. (Reporting by Manoj Dharra; Editing by Rafael Nam)
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