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Chinese hackers recently targeted Indian electricity distribution centres near Ladakh, finds report
India

Chinese hackers recently targeted Indian electricity distribution centres near Ladakh, finds report

The reasons for the attack may include gaining an increased understanding into complex systems in order to facilitate capability development for future use or gaining sufficient access across the system in preparation for future contingency operations, the report states

How choice for torchbearer for Winter Olympics has become latest flashpoint in India-China ties
India

How choice for torchbearer for Winter Olympics has become latest flashpoint in India-China ties

Beijing’s decision to field Qi Fabao — a military officer involved in the 2020 Galwan Valley clash — as its torchbearer for the mega sporting event, has led to India announcing a diplomatic boycott of the Games

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

Ladakh stand-off: Common efforts needed to maintain good ties, says China on S Jaishankar's remarks
World

Ladakh stand-off: Common efforts needed to maintain good ties, says China on S Jaishankar's remarks

Addressing a briefing in Beijing, Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying claimed that the "merits of the situation at the border area are very clear and the responsibility totally lies with the Indian side"

'Tell nation when Chinese are going to be thrown out of India,' Rahul Gandhi's request to Modi ahead of PM's speech
Politics

'Tell nation when Chinese are going to be thrown out of India,' Rahul Gandhi's request to Modi ahead of PM's speech

In a tweet, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced that he will address the nation at 6 pm today

MEA says border issue in Ladakh is 'direct result' of China's actions
India

MEA says border issue in Ladakh is 'direct result' of China's actions

External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said "We strongly urge China to sincerely engage with the Indian side with the objective of restoring peace in border areas through complete disengagement."

Ladakh standoff: China engaged in 'clear, intensive pattern of bullying' neighbours, says US
World

Ladakh standoff: China engaged in 'clear, intensive pattern of bullying' neighbours, says US

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo added that the "bullying" is also evident in the South China Sea and accused Beijing of being the "most flagrant violator" of the Law of the Sea convention

Situation in Ladakh 'most serious' since 1962 conflict, says S Jaishankar on India-China border row
India

Situation in Ladakh 'most serious' since 1962 conflict, says S Jaishankar on India-China border row

The MEA said a solution to the border row with China must be predicated on honouring all agreements and understandings without attempting to alter the status quo unilaterally

Ladakh councillor held for 'highly objectionable' audio clip mocking Narendra Modi, Indian Army over Galwan Valley stand-off
India

Ladakh councillor held for 'highly objectionable' audio clip mocking Narendra Modi, Indian Army over Galwan Valley stand-off

A councillor of Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC)-Kargil was arrested early on Saturday after his 'highly objectionable' audio clip mocking Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Army in the wake of the recent face-off between India and China went viral on social media, officials said.

Galwan Valley face-off: MEA cites 1996, 2005 pacts to explain refrain from use of firearm; here's what the agreements actually say
India

Galwan Valley face-off: MEA cites 1996, 2005 pacts to explain refrain from use of firearm; here's what the agreements actually say

The first agreement between India and China was signed in 1993 and related to border disputes and maintenance of peace until final resolution. But what does the treaty actually say on peace and wartime SOPs.

'Bravery and courage won't be forgotten,' US, France, Germany condole death of 20 Indian soldiers in Galwan Valley
India

'Bravery and courage won't be forgotten,' US, France, Germany condole death of 20 Indian soldiers in Galwan Valley

The US on Friday condoled the death of Indian soldiers, killed in a violent face-off with Chinese troops in eastern Ladakh, and said their bravery will not be forgotten.

Galwan Valley clash: 10 Indian Army soldiers, including four officers, released by China three days after violent confrontation
India

Galwan Valley clash: 10 Indian Army soldiers, including four officers, released by China three days after violent confrontation

The release of the army personnel, including two Majors, two Captains and six jawans from two units, came about after three days of negotiations in the Galwan Valley in Ladakh headed by a a Major General of the Army.

Bodies of five jawans killed in Galwan Valley clash reach Patna; Bihar CM Nitish Kumar announces Rs 36 lakh for next of kin
India

Bodies of five jawans killed in Galwan Valley clash reach Patna; Bihar CM Nitish Kumar announces Rs 36 lakh for next of kin

Bodies of five army jawans, who were killed fighting Chinese troops in Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh, arrived in Patna on Thursday by a special flight

'Indian troops crossed LAC, blatantly broke consensus': China blames India for face-off, skirts questions on damming Galwan river
World

'Indian troops crossed LAC, blatantly broke consensus': China blames India for face-off, skirts questions on damming Galwan river

Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian skirted questions for a second consecutive day about the casualties suffered by China in the Galwan Valley clash while accusing Indian troops of trying to 'unilaterally change the status quo'

MEA says 'pre-meditated action' by Chinese troops led to violent face-off, terms Beijing's claim over Galwan Valley 'exaggerated, untenable'
World

MEA says 'pre-meditated action' by Chinese troops led to violent face-off, terms Beijing's claim over Galwan Valley 'exaggerated, untenable'

The MEA has trashed China's claim of sovereignty over the Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh, the site of a violent cross-border clash, saying such 'exaggerated' and 'untenable' claims are contrary to the understanding reached during a high-level military dialogue on 6 June

A colonel from Telangana, a young sepoy from Bengal's Sarang: Army reveals names of 20 soldiers killed in lethal face-off with China's PLA in Eastern Ladakh
India

A colonel from Telangana, a young sepoy from Bengal's Sarang: Army reveals names of 20 soldiers killed in lethal face-off with China's PLA in Eastern Ladakh

The Indian Army, Wednesday, finally released the list of names of all those who have died so far in Ladakh. The list included the name of Colonel B Santosh Babu, the commanding officer of the Army’s 16 Bihar unit who was killed during the attack.

Galwan Valley clash: Ex-armymen stage protests near Chinese embassy in Delhi against killing of 20 Indian soldiers
India

Galwan Valley clash: Ex-armymen stage protests near Chinese embassy in Delhi against killing of 20 Indian soldiers

A group of ex-armymen gathered near the Chinese embassy in Delhi on Wednesday to protest against the killing of 20 Indian Army personnel in a violent clash with Chinese troops in Ladakh's Galwan Valley, officials said.

Galwan Valley clash: Narendra Modi calls for all-party meeting on Friday to discuss situation on India-China border
India

Galwan Valley clash: Narendra Modi calls for all-party meeting on Friday to discuss situation on India-China border

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has convened an all-party virtual meet on 19 June to discuss the situation on the India-China border, his office said on Wednesday.

Ghulam Rasool Galwan: All you need to know about the explorer and why Ladakh's Galwan Valley is named after him
India

Ghulam Rasool Galwan: All you need to know about the explorer and why Ladakh's Galwan Valley is named after him

The 80 kilometers-long Galwan river, which flows through the valley, in the eastern part of Ladakh, is named after Ghulam Rasool Galwan, a Ladakhi adventurer and explorer who assisted many European explorers at the turn of the 19th century.

India-China border tensions: 20 soldiers killed, confirms Indian Army after first lethal stand-off in 45 yrs; talks underway
India

India-China border tensions: 20 soldiers killed, confirms Indian Army after first lethal stand-off in 45 yrs; talks underway

Twenty army personnel were killed during a violent confrontation with Chinese troops in the Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh on Monday night