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Galwan soldier as Winter Olympics torchbearer puts paid to ‘peaceful rise of China’ propaganda
India

Galwan soldier as Winter Olympics torchbearer puts paid to ‘peaceful rise of China’ propaganda

China will use every international event that showcases China to push home its territorial claims, and legitimise the violence

China's losses in Galwan Valley clash higher than reported, claims Australian newspaper
India

China's losses in Galwan Valley clash higher than reported, claims Australian newspaper

The Klaxon has cited findings by unnamed researchers and mainland Chinese bloggers in their report and said they have declined to be named on security grounds

Implications of new border law: Expect more flashpoints as China is changing its entire posture to border dispute
World

Implications of new border law: Expect more flashpoints as China is changing its entire posture to border dispute

Through unilateral definition, delineation and demarcation, China is trying to change the status of the land along the LAC under its control from ‘disputed’ to ‘sovereign’.

Images of National Flag unfurled at Galwan Valley on New Year released to counter China's propaganda video
India

Images of National Flag unfurled at Galwan Valley on New Year released to counter China's propaganda video

The images were released three days after China's State Media played up the PLA's hoisting of the country's national flag

China engaged in 'border war' with India, poses grave threat to its neighbours, says US Senator
India

China engaged in 'border war' with India, poses grave threat to its neighbours, says US Senator

Senator John Cornyn, who is also the India Caucus Co-Chair, said the most urgent and grave threats are against countries closer to China's borders

Ladakh stand-off: Jaishankar, China's Wang Yi meet in Dushanbe, say issues along LAC must be resolved
India

Ladakh stand-off: Jaishankar, China's Wang Yi meet in Dushanbe, say issues along LAC must be resolved

A Chinese Foreign Ministry statement on Friday said that Wang hoped India will meet China halfway to move the border situation towards stability and shift it from 'urgent dispute settlement to regular management and control'

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

Galwan Valley clash: In a first, China acknowledges four soldiers killed in stand-off
India

Galwan Valley clash: In a first, China acknowledges four soldiers killed in stand-off

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
India

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
World

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

BJP- JD(U) alliance 'superhit' like Tendulkar-Sehwag pair, says Rajnath Singh at Bihar rally
Politics

BJP- JD(U) alliance 'superhit' like Tendulkar-Sehwag pair, says Rajnath Singh at Bihar rally

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
India

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
India

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

Ladakh standoff: Hope China won’t make further attempts to unilaterally change status quo, says MEA
India

Ladakh standoff: Hope China won’t make further attempts to unilaterally change status quo, says MEA

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

Congres urges Narendra Modi, Rajnath Singh to take nation into confidence on India-China border row
India

Congres urges Narendra Modi, Rajnath Singh to take nation into confidence on India-China border row

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
India

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

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

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
India

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
India

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'