China gave first-class merit citations to four soldiers who lost their lives during the clash with India while a colonel who was seriously injured was conferred with an honorary title
Galwan Valley clash: India, China disengagement at Pangong lake concludes; corps commander-level talks tomorrow
The corps commander-level talks are scheduled to start at the Moldo border point on the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control in eastern Ladakh, officials said
From Galwan Valley clash to Yarlung Zangbo River hydro project, 2020 brought to fore decades-old mistrust in India-China ties
If diplomacy fails, guns talk, but one hopes both India and China will continue to show the same restrain in 2021 as they showed in this year of the pandemic despite casualties on both sides
Singh also slammed the Opposition RJD, saying that people can see the difference between the good governance of the Nitish Kumar-led alliance government and the "misrule" during the RJD's 15-year tenure
India rejects China's position on Ladakh, says New Delhi never accepted 'so-called unilaterally defined' 1959 LAC
The MEA's comments come after a Chinese spokesperson said that Beijing abides by the LAC as proposed by the then-Premier Zhou Enlai to Nehru in a letter dated 7 November, 1959
Indian Army gears up for winter in Ladakh, rushes supplies in biggest logistics operation in decades
To deal with any Chinese misadventure, India has deployed over three additional Army divisions in eastern Ladakh, where the temperature fluctuates between minus five to minus 25 degrees Celsius between October and January
MEA spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said both sides should refrain from taking any actions that may lead to an escalation in the situation, and focus on easing tensions in the friction areas
Randeep Surjewala said people want to know what were the outcomes of the recent talks with China and how the Chinese will be repulsed to "reclaim our motherland"
As India faces beligerant China, joining military alliance will be realpolitik realism, not sovereign surrender
History suggests that the ‘military alliances’ can make deterrence more effective by increasing the stakes substantially, that are otherwise not possible for a ‘non-aligned’ and effectively, stand-alone nations
India withdraws from multilateral war game in Russia's Kavkaz; 20 countries including China, Pakistan to participate
India had earlier planned to send around 150 Indian Army troops, 45 IAF personnel and a number of Navy officers to the military exercise to be held in Kavkaz from 15 to 26 September
India's armed forces prepared to look at 'military option' if LAC talks with China fail, says CDS Bipin Rawat
India and China have held several rounds of military and diplomatic talks in the last few months but no significant headway has been made for a resolution to the border standoff
Galwan Valley clash: India, China agree to resolve border standoff in Ladakh expeditiously, says MEA
MEA spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said the two sides had a 'candid and in-depth' exchange of views and reaffirmed to work towards complete disengagement of the troops
ITBP reveals details of Galwan Valley clash; says its troops 'fought the whole night' with Chinese in Ladakh
In its first official account of the standoff between the two militaries, the ITBP revealed how its troops 'not only effectively used shields to protect themselves but also responded fiercely to the advancing PLA'
Chinese mobile company Vivo pays Rs 440 crore per season to BCCI for being the title sponsor of IPL.
India has joined a long list of countries in which concerns have been raised about whether such institutes are propaganda arms of the Chinese State
Vivo is likely to pull out as the IPL's title sponsor for this year and if relations between the two countries improve, BCCI may look at inking a fresh three-year deal with the company from 2021 to 2023 on revised terms.
The calls for BCCI to boycott Chinese sponsors, including Vivo, can be described as a knee-jerk reaction that rather than helping the cause would only end up in shooting Indian sport in the foot.
The Indian army also told China's PLA that disengagement of troops from Pangong Tso and a few other friction points in eastern Ladakh should be completed at the earliest
As temperatures drops beyond minus 20° Celsius in the winter, extensive preparation will go into maintaining the current level of troops
Galwan Valley clash: India, China agree on 'early and complete' disengagement, more military talks likely
The MEA said that another meeting of senior army commanders may be held soon to work out further steps to 'expeditiously' complete the disengagement process