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India, China hold military talks, discuss air space violations, provocations by Chinese Air Force
India

India, China hold military talks, discuss air space violations, provocations by Chinese Air Force

The talks were held on Tuesday after the Indian Air Force sternly countered the Chinese attempts to provoke in the Eastern Ladakh sector by violating air space and the confidence-building measure lines which mandate that both sides should fly fighter planes within 10 Kilometers of the LAC

The Battle of 5G: Why the Indian Army wants high-speed network at 18,000 feet
India

The Battle of 5G: Why the Indian Army wants high-speed network at 18,000 feet

Amid the tussle in eastern Ladakh in 2020, China rolled out 5G network on its side of the border. Now the Indian Army wants to keep pace with Beijing and provide secure voice and data services to troops posted along the LAC

Eastern Ladakh: Chinese fighter jets continue attempts to provoke India on LAC
World

Eastern Ladakh: Chinese fighter jets continue attempts to provoke India on LAC

The Chinese aircraft have been regularly flying close to the LAC in the last three to four weeks which is seen as an attempt to probe the Indian defence mechanism in the area

Multiple exercises along LAC by Indian forces, work on new axis to DBO sector moving at fast pace
India

Multiple exercises along LAC by Indian forces, work on new axis to DBO sector moving at fast pace

From Ladakh to Arunachal Pradesh, the Indian security forces are holding exercises to enhance wartime preparedness

'BRICS must live up to commitments to sovereign equality and territorial integrity,' says S Jaishankar
World

'BRICS must live up to commitments to sovereign equality and territorial integrity,' says S Jaishankar

His comments assumed significance as they came in the backdrop of the lingering border row between India and China in eastern Ladakh and Russia's military invasion of Ukraine

China carrying out capability enhancement near LAC, says Eastern Army Commander
India

China carrying out capability enhancement near LAC, says Eastern Army Commander

He emphasized that India is acting towards enhancing infrastructure and operational capabilities in order to respond to any emergent situation

Ladakh issue: India and China to hold 15th round of high-level military talks on Friday
India

Ladakh issue: India and China to hold 15th round of high-level military talks on Friday

The two sides will hold the next round at Chushul Moldo meeting point in Ladakh on Friday to end the 22-month standoff at the remaining friction areas, according to sources

Putin’s Ukraine war: Early military lessons for India from the Russian invasion
World

Putin’s Ukraine war: Early military lessons for India from the Russian invasion

The Russo-Ukrainian war is entering a decisive and critical phase. The popular view which is emerging is that Putin and the Russian Army might win the battle but lose the war

Timeline | India-China hold 14th round of military talks with disengagement at Hot Spring on agenda
India

Timeline | India-China hold 14th round of military talks with disengagement at Hot Spring on agenda

Wednesday’s meeting held at the Chushul-Moldo point on the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh was held to resolve the border standoff that began in May 2020

MEA says China building bridge across Pangong lake is 'ridiculous' exercise, area under illegal occupation for 60 years
India

MEA says China building bridge across Pangong lake is 'ridiculous' exercise, area under illegal occupation for 60 years

At a media briefing, External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi also slammed China for renaming some places in Arunachal Pradesh and said Beijing should instead work constructively with India to resolve the friction points in eastern Ladakh

New satellite image shows China constructing bridge on its side of Pangong lake in Ladakh, say sources
India

New satellite image shows China constructing bridge on its side of Pangong lake in Ladakh, say sources

The sources said the bridge is at a distance of around 40 kilometres from the alignment of the LAC in the region and that India has also been developing infrastructure in the region at a rapid pace.

Some irresponsible nations with hegemonic tendencies twisting definition of UNCLOS: Rajnath Singh slams China
India

Some irresponsible nations with hegemonic tendencies twisting definition of UNCLOS: Rajnath Singh slams China

Singh said that it was a matter of concern that UNCLOS was being repeatedly weakened by arbitrary interpretation of its definition by some nations

LAC stand-off: India, China agree to hold next round of military talks soon to end stalemate in eastern Ladakh
World

LAC stand-off: India, China agree to hold next round of military talks soon to end stalemate in eastern Ladakh

Ministry of External Affairs said it was also agreed that both sides should continue to ensure a stable ground situation and avoid any untoward incident

With 25 airfields capable of launching ops, IAF well placed against Chinese air force in Himalayas
India

With 25 airfields capable of launching ops, IAF well placed against Chinese air force in Himalayas

China effectively has three airfields close to eastern Ladakh, and around eight in Tibet. One more is coming up in Xinjiang. They are trying to upgrade infrastructure but have the disadvantage of very high altitude

Defence minister Rajnath Singh to inaugurate revamped war memorial in eastern Ladakh tomorrow
India

Defence minister Rajnath Singh to inaugurate revamped war memorial in eastern Ladakh tomorrow

Singh will also carry out a review of the security situation with top Army commanders in the backdrop of the lingering border row with China along the Line of Actual Control

India, China hold eight-hour-long military talks over Eastern Ladakh border dispute
India

India, China hold eight-hour-long military talks over Eastern Ladakh border dispute

India has been insisting that the resolution of outstanding issues in all friction points including in Depsang is essential for an overall improvement in ties between the two countries

China names new army commander to head troops along Indian border
India

China names new army commander to head troops along Indian border

Gen Wang Haijiang is the fourth commander to head the Western Theatre Command since the eastern Ladakh standoff began in May last year

Ladakh stand-off: India-China wrap up 12th round of military talks on optimistic note
India

Ladakh stand-off: India-China wrap up 12th round of military talks on optimistic note

The meeting between corps commander-ranked officers of the Indian Army and the Chinese PLA began at 10.30 am and ended at 7.30 pm at Moldo on the Chinese side of the LAC, officials familiar with the development said

China's amassing of troops, attempts to alter status quo was cause of eastern Ladakh face-off: India
India

China's amassing of troops, attempts to alter status quo was cause of eastern Ladakh face-off: India

India's comments came a day after China said that its military deployment in the region is a 'normal defence arrangement aimed at responding to threats'

Valour of Galwan bravehearts will be 'eternally etched' in memory of nation, says Indian Army
India

Valour of Galwan bravehearts will be 'eternally etched' in memory of nation, says Indian Army

On the first anniversary of the deadly clashes, Chief of Army Staff Gen MM Naravane led the force in hailing the valour of the 20 soldiers who lost their lives in face of "unprecedented" Chinese aggression