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Jan 23, 2019
China cuts size of army to boost strength of navy, air force; almost half of non-combatant units made redundantThe China Army now accounts for less than 50 percent of the total number of People's Liberation Army troops; the number of officers in the PLA has been reduced by 30 percent."
Jan 08, 2019
Chinese military equips PLA in Tibet with mobile howitzers to boost high-altitude combat capability, claims reportAfter the recent induction of lightweight battle tank in Tibet bordering India, the Chinese military has equipped its troops stationed at the Himalayan plateau with new vehicle-mounted howitzers to improve their combat capability
Aug 01, 2018
Congress says Sushma Swaraj's statement on Doka La hides more than it reveals, seeks PM's clarification in ParliamentThe Congress leader said Swaraj's statement on Doka La is covered with a "sheet of misleading opaqueness" and fails to provide the larger picture of Chinese presence in South Doka La.
Mar 05, 2018
Nirmala Sitharaman says China building helipads, trenches for its army personnel at Doka La face-off siteIndian and Chinese troops have "redeployed" themselves away from the face-off site in Doka La, and China has undertaken construction of helipads, sentry posts and trenches for its army personnel there, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said
Jan 19, 2018
Centre says 'status quo' with China unaltered at Doka La: Border dispute refuses to die down, five months after standoffThe Congress asked the government to come clear on allegations about fresh Chinese troops build-up in the Doka La region
Dec 07, 2017
China claims Indian drone 'invaded' its airspace, violated territorial sovereignty; voices strong dissatisfactionAn Indian drone has “invaded” China’s airspace and crashed, Chinese state media said Thursday, months after the neighbours ended one of their worst border standoffs in decades
Nov 24, 2017
Much delayed Russia-India-China foreign ministers' trilateral meet to take place on 11 December in New DelhiThe much delayed Russia-India-China (RIC) Foreign Ministers' trilateral meeting will take place on 11 December.
Nov 23, 2017
After Doka La standoff, Indian Army steps up efforts to improve road infrastructure along China borderIn 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.
Oct 30, 2017
Parliamentary panel questions home, defence officials on Chinese 'troop build-up' near Doka La standoff pointRahul Gandhi along with other members of a parliamentary panel raised questions on media reports that China was ramping up its military presence in areas close to Doka La
Oct 27, 2017
Sikkim standoff: No new developments at Doka La, asserts external affairs ministry"The status quo prevails in the area and any suggestion to the contrary is incorrect and mischievous," said External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar