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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.

Indian and Chinese troops present in Doka La but not in 'face-to-face contact', says Bipin Rawat
India

Indian and Chinese troops present in Doka La but not in 'face-to-face contact', says Bipin Rawat

Army chief General Bipin Rawat said on Friday that both Indian and Chinese troops were present in Doka La, but were not in an "eyeball-to- eyeball" contact.

Sardar Patel predicted India's wars with China and Pakistan, Doka La in 1950: Manohar Parrikar
India

Sardar Patel predicted India's wars with China and Pakistan, Doka La in 1950: Manohar Parrikar

Sardar Patel had predicted India's wars with China and Pakistan, fought over a decade later, in 1950, Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar has said.

Doka La, OBOR, now Brahmaputra: Incident among one of many recent events when China pushed India's buttons
India

Doka La, OBOR, now Brahmaputra: Incident among one of many recent events when China pushed India's buttons

There have been numerous instances where China's interests have clashed with those of India at the international stage.

Narendra Modi in Karnataka: PM slams Congress, accuses it of 'shameless' U-turn on Kashmir
Politics

Narendra Modi in Karnataka: PM slams Congress, accuses it of 'shameless' U-turn on Kashmir

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched a scathing attack on the Congress during his visit to Karnataka, accusing it of "shamelessly" taking a U-turn on Kashmir, using a language spoken by Pakistan and stalling significant projects.

China's social media hails Nirmala Sitharaman's 'namaste' as its foreign ministry downplays gesture
India

China's social media hails Nirmala Sitharaman's 'namaste' as its foreign ministry downplays gesture

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's spontaneous 'namaste' greeting with Chinese soldiers on her maiden visit to Nathu La border post in Sikkim has struck a chord with China, which largely welcomed the move.

India must avoid triumphalism post Doka La; China is a tricky adversary and Xi Jinping is under pressure
India

India must avoid triumphalism post Doka La; China is a tricky adversary and Xi Jinping is under pressure

Rajnath Singh's premature triumphalism over Doka La undermines the diplomatic effort that went behind the resolution of the crisis, and could trigger irritants in bilateral ties between India and China

Post Doka La standoff, China issues first travel advisory to citizens travelling to India, warns of visa denial
India

Post Doka La standoff, China issues first travel advisory to citizens travelling to India, warns of visa denial

China has issued a travel advisory to its nationals visiting India, the first such warning after the Doka La standoff

Govt must resist RSS' call to integrate Jammu and Kashmir: Move could bolster China-Pakistan axis
India

Govt must resist RSS' call to integrate Jammu and Kashmir: Move could bolster China-Pakistan axis

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's call for to integrate Jammu and Kashmir could fuel fresh trouble in the state while also bolstering China-Pakistan axis in the region

China's envoy to India Luo Zhaohui says New Delhi, Beijing should start a new chapter
India

China's envoy to India Luo Zhaohui says New Delhi, Beijing should start a new chapter

It is time India and China turn the old page and start a new chapter, Chinese envoy to India, Luo Zhaohui said on Friday, adding the countries have made a lot of progress at bilateral level.

China should respect neighbours' interests and solve disputes, says its official media
World

China should respect neighbours' interests and solve disputes, says its official media

China should respect its neighbours' interests and solve bilateral disputes to minimise opposition to Beijing's quest for global influence, official media said on Wednesday, weeks after the resolution of the Doka La standoff with India.

Narendra Modi says BJP govt's war on corruption 'uncompromising'; lauds handling of Sikkim standoff
Politics

Narendra Modi says BJP govt's war on corruption 'uncompromising'; lauds handling of Sikkim standoff

Declaring that his battle against corruption was "uncompromising", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said those indulging in graft cannot escape, as the BJP endorsed the government's fight against terror and black money and lauded the handling of the Doka La military standoff with China.

China not prepared enough to handle a cultural giant like India as neighbour, says Shyam Saran
India

China not prepared enough to handle a cultural giant like India as neighbour, says Shyam Saran

Shyam Saran spoke on the intricacies of the bilateral relations and the way forward for the two Asian giants.

Normalcy returns to villages along India-China border after 72-day-long Doka La standoff ends
India

Normalcy returns to villages along India-China border after 72-day-long Doka La standoff ends

Tourists en route Nathu La have started trickling into Gangtok and business is picking up for locals as they make the last ditch to make money before winter

China not to share Brahmaputra's hydrological info with India, Tibet data centre upgradation as reason
India

China not to share Brahmaputra's hydrological info with India, Tibet data centre upgradation as reason

China on Tuesday said that it cannot share with India the hydrological data of the Brahmaputra river for the time being as the data collection station in Tibet is being upgraded.

Narendra Modi, Xi Jinping look beyond Doka La; ties might reset after Communist Party of China's national congress
India

Narendra Modi, Xi Jinping look beyond Doka La; ties might reset after Communist Party of China's national congress

Highly placed sources claim that both Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping left the shadow of Doka La far behind and agreed to a constructive futuristic relationship in Xiamen

China says Doka La border row damaged ties with India, calls win-win cooperation 'the natural choice'
India

China says Doka La border row damaged ties with India, calls win-win cooperation 'the natural choice'

Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi said that the Doka La border dispute had "damaged and affected" India-China ties but not derailed it and said that both nations should ensure "differences do not go out of control".

China, India should make sure differences do not go out of control, says foreign minister Wang Yi
India

China, India should make sure differences do not go out of control, says foreign minister Wang Yi

China and India should shed their mindset of regarding each other as rivals or threats and make sure that their differences do not go out of control, Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi said.

BRICS Summit 2017: India must avoid drawing the wrong conclusions from China's tactical concessions on LeT, JeM
India

BRICS Summit 2017: India must avoid drawing the wrong conclusions from China's tactical concessions on LeT, JeM

It is important not to draw all the wrong inferences from Monday's turn of events at the BRICS Summit 2017.

BRICS Summit in Xiamen: Narendra Modi schedule includes leaders' dialogue, bilateral meetings with Putin and Xi Jinping
India

BRICS Summit in Xiamen: Narendra Modi schedule includes leaders' dialogue, bilateral meetings with Putin and Xi Jinping

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who reached Xiamen on Sunday night to attend the Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa (BRICS) Summit, is expected to attend the plenary session on Monday morning, where leaders of five countries will speak, according to a report in The Times of India.