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Monitoring situation, talks on: MEA on reports of second Chinese bridge over Pangong Tso lake
India

Monitoring situation, talks on: MEA on reports of second Chinese bridge over Pangong Tso lake

The MEA spokesperson did not clarify further on the bridge, saying that he would not be able to address the issue from a military perspective and that the Ministry of Defence would be in a better position to address the implications

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

LAC: 'Will not permit any loss of territory', says Army chief General Manoj Pande
India

LAC: 'Will not permit any loss of territory', says Army chief General Manoj Pande

India and China have been engaged in a military stand off situation for the last two years after Chinese aggression in Eastern Ladakh after which both sides have deployed troops opposite each other all along the border

Lt Gen BS Raju to take over as Vice Chief of Indian Army on May 1
India

Lt Gen BS Raju to take over as Vice Chief of Indian Army on May 1

Lt Gen Raju will succeed incumbent Lt Gen Manoj Pande who will take the reins of the 1.3 million-strong Army after Army Chief Gen MM Naravane completes his term on Saturday

China's foreign minister Wang Yi looks for a second chance for Beijing but India is cautious
World

China's foreign minister Wang Yi looks for a second chance for Beijing but India is cautious

In conclusion, it appears that China wants this meeting more than India. In fact, India has no expectations, to begin with

America will continue to support India with equipment it needs along LAC with China, says top US admiral
World

America will continue to support India with equipment it needs along LAC with China, says top US admiral

The eastern Ladakh border standoff between the Indian and Chinese militaries erupted on 5 May, 2020, following a violent clash in the Pangong lake areas

Current situation at LAC arisen due to disregard of written agreements by China, says S Jaishankar
World

Current situation at LAC arisen due to disregard of written agreements by China, says S Jaishankar

Jaishankar's remarks in response to a question on the eastern Ladakh border standoff came a day after he and other foreign ministers of Quad held talks and vowed to expand cooperation to keep the Indo-Pacific free from ‘coercion’

Indian Army to deploy K-9 howitzers in central, eastern sectors of LAC with China: Report
India

Indian Army to deploy K-9 howitzers in central, eastern sectors of LAC with China: Report

The howitzers will be deployed in border areas in Uttarakhand, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh. The K-9 howitzers were deployed in Ladakh last year

India-China standoff: How possibility of escalation has reduced but that of continued stalemate increased
India

India-China standoff: How possibility of escalation has reduced but that of continued stalemate increased

China is aware that any further attempt at salami slicing would be met with resolute firmness. Enhanced deployment will be the future along the LAC

Threat has not reduced, will continue to deal with China in firm manner: Army chief on border row
India

Threat has not reduced, will continue to deal with China in firm manner: Army chief on border row

General MM Naravane also said that the Indian Army is more than adequately prepared to deal with any military ramifications of China's new land boundary law

India, China hold 14th round of military talks to resolve eastern Ladakh standoff
India

India, China hold 14th round of military talks to resolve eastern Ladakh standoff

The 14th round of Corps Commander-level talks are taking place at the Chushul-Moldo border point on the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh, they said.

A tale of 60 love letters and an unusual request from an ITBP officer posted at LAC
India

A tale of 60 love letters and an unusual request from an ITBP officer posted at LAC

As we were having our piping hot cup of tea and pakoras, two items that always greeted us on helipads, a young officer of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police approached us

Look forward to 'constructive dialogue' on 12 Jan at 14th military talks with China says India
India

Look forward to 'constructive dialogue' on 12 Jan at 14th military talks with China says India

In their virtual diplomatic talks on 18 November, 2021, India and China agreed to hold the 14th round of military talks at an early date to achieve the objective of complete disengagement in remaining friction points in eastern Ladakh

DRDO collaborates with private industry, gives extreme cold clothing technology to five firms
India

DRDO collaborates with private industry, gives extreme cold clothing technology to five firms

These extreme cold weather clothing systems were among the 17 types of special clothing and mountaineering equipment that the Army had sought to procure from Indian vendors.

India rejects China renaming places in Arunachal: A look at how northeastern state has remained under a constant threat from Beijing
India

India rejects China renaming places in Arunachal: A look at how northeastern state has remained under a constant threat from Beijing

China claims that Arunachal Pradesh is “South Tibet” – an area that falls under its administrative control. Last year, the country had said that it did not recognise Arunachal Pradesh as a part of India

Curious case of Chinese villages near Arunachal: How statements of CDS Rawat and MEA don’t contradict each other
India

Curious case of Chinese villages near Arunachal: How statements of CDS Rawat and MEA don’t contradict each other

The MEA spoke of the IB, which corresponds more or less to the McMahon Line, while the CDS was commenting on the LAC; the two do not exactly tally in several places in Arunachal Pradesh

India needs to bridge the widening AI gap with China before it’s too late
India

India needs to bridge the widening AI gap with China before it’s too late

China is heavily investing in artificial intelligence with an aggressive push in the military domain

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

India revamps Rezang La memorial to commemorate shining moment in 1962 war; all you need to know
India

India revamps Rezang La memorial to commemorate shining moment in 1962 war; all you need to know

The Battle of Rezang La went down in the annals of military history as one of the greatest last stands of all times – comparable probably only to the famous Battle of Saragarhi, in the Indian context.