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India-China standoff: Creeping land grab is classic Beijing feint; small punitive steps won't help, Delhi must prepare for limited war
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India-China standoff: Creeping land grab is classic Beijing feint; small punitive steps won't help, Delhi must prepare for limited war

The military operation to recover Galwan can be preceded by a set of punitive economic measures to show India means business.

Jammu-Srinagar national highway closed for second day after heavy rains and landslides; over 3,000 vehicles stranded
India

Jammu-Srinagar national highway closed for second day after heavy rains and landslides; over 3,000 vehicles stranded

Heavy rains in the Banihal-Ramban section triggered five landslides, leaving over 3,000 vehicles stranded at various places on the route

Siachen area now open for tourists, announces Centre; Rajnath Singh says objective is to boost tourism in Ladakh
India

Siachen area now open for tourists, announces Centre; Rajnath Singh says objective is to boost tourism in Ladakh

The government on Monday announced that the Siachen area, the world's highest battlefield, is now open to tourists.

150 people rescued from Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul-Spiti district after incessant rains wash away road
India

150 people rescued from Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul-Spiti district after incessant rains wash away road

As many as 150 people, including foreigners, were rescued after a road was washed away due to the incessant rain in Lahaul-Spiti district, Border Roads Organisation officials said.

Rajnath Singh says Kashmir issue will be resolved, claims J&K will again become tourist's paradise
India

Rajnath Singh says Kashmir issue will be resolved, claims J&K will again become tourist's paradise

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh asserted on Saturday that the Kashmir issue will be resolved and no power on the earth can stop it.

Lahaul-Spiti residents forcibly enter Rohtang tunnel to reach Manali, lose consciousness midway
India

Lahaul-Spiti residents forcibly enter Rohtang tunnel to reach Manali, lose consciousness midway

Some residents of Lahaul-Spiti forcibly entered the under-construction Rohtang tunnel around midnight on Tuesday, after waiting all day to gain access and travel to Manali.

Jammu and Kashmir: Indian Army soldier dies after being hit by stone thrown by youth in Anantnag
India

Jammu and Kashmir: Indian Army soldier dies after being hit by stone thrown by youth in Anantnag

An Indian Army soldier in Jammu and Kashmir has died in a stone-pelting incident

Himachal Pradesh rains: Officials rescue 35 IIT Roorkee from Lahaul-Spiti district; over 1,500 tourists still stranded
India

Himachal Pradesh rains: Officials rescue 35 IIT Roorkee from Lahaul-Spiti district; over 1,500 tourists still stranded

Heavy snowfall on the Rohtang Pass has cut off the Lahaul and Spiti valleys affecting a large number of tourists in Himachal Pradesh.

Heavy rains trigger landslides in north Sikkim's Dzongu; road connectivity hit, houses and school buildings damaged
India

Heavy rains trigger landslides in north Sikkim's Dzongu; road connectivity hit, houses and school buildings damaged

Incessant rain in north Sikkim since last Sunday is triggering landslides in different areas at regular intervals.

After Doka La standoff, Indian Army steps up efforts to improve road infrastructure along China border
India

After Doka La standoff, Indian Army steps up efforts to improve road infrastructure along China border

In the backdrop of the 73-day-long Doka La standoff, the army has decided to significantly ramp up road infrastructure along the China-India border and tasked its Corps of Engineers to vigorously work on it to ensure swift movement of troops whenever necessary.

World's highest motorable road built in Ladakh at 19,300 feet, surpasses Khardangu La
India

World's highest motorable road built in Ladakh at 19,300 feet, surpasses Khardangu La

In a major feat, the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) has constructed the world's highest motorable road in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir

Nirmala Sitharaman asks Indian Army to build Elphinstone Road FOB: Not first time armed forces roped in for civil work
India

Nirmala Sitharaman asks Indian Army to build Elphinstone Road FOB: Not first time armed forces roped in for civil work

Nirmala Sitharaman asks Indian Army to build FOB at Elphinstone Road: This isn't the first time armed forces were roped in for civil work

Digging work at Himachal Pradesh's Rohtang Tunnel to conclude today; project likely to be completed by 2019
India

Digging work at Himachal Pradesh's Rohtang Tunnel to conclude today; project likely to be completed by 2019

Digging work of the strategic 8.8-km all-weather Rohtang Tunnel in Himachal Pradesh, which is already running three years behind schedule, will be complete on Wednesday

After Doka La issue, Kiren Rijiju, Bipin Rawat review infrastructure projects along China border
India

After Doka La issue, Kiren Rijiju, Bipin Rawat review infrastructure projects along China border

Union ministers Kiren Rijiju, General (retd) VK Singh and Army chief General Bipin Rawat and senior officials reviewed the ongoing projects along the Sino-Indian border

Doka La rift: China's 'slap' jibe on India over road construction in Ladakh could make Modi's BRICS visit untenable
India

Doka La rift: China's 'slap' jibe on India over road construction in Ladakh could make Modi's BRICS visit untenable

China on Thursday said India has "slapped its own face" by deciding to build a road near Pangong Lake in Ladakh and it would only worsen the Doka La dispute.

Amid Doka La standoff, Centre delegates greater powers to BRO for road construction along China border
India

Amid Doka La standoff, Centre delegates greater powers to BRO for road construction along China border

To prevent delays in construction of strategic roads along China border, the defence ministry has delegated more powers to BRO for speedy completion of projects

Amid Doka La standoff, India's poor infrastructure along China border in Uttarakhand may be cause for alarm
India

Amid Doka La standoff, India's poor infrastructure along China border in Uttarakhand may be cause for alarm

China's recent indirect threat of entering Kalapani seems to have set the alarm bells ringing regarding India's security situation near the borders with Nepal and China in the Uttarakhand region

Pakistan violates ceasefire, kills General Reserve Engineering Force personnel in Poonch district
India

Pakistan violates ceasefire, kills General Reserve Engineering Force personnel in Poonch district

General Reserve Engineering Force Personnel were killed and three officials were injured as the armies exchanged heavy fire and shelling in Poonch district.

DM Manohar Parrikar 'not aware' of China constructing any road in 'our area'
Politics

DM Manohar Parrikar 'not aware' of China constructing any road in 'our area'

China has not constructed any road in Indian territory, Defence Minsiter Manohar Parrikar informed the Lok Sabha on Friday

Srinagar-Leh highway likely to open after March 20, 2016
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Srinagar-Leh highway likely to open after March 20, 2016

The entire 434km stretch which was closed in December has been majorly cleared of snow