'Testing times for democracy': Sonia Gandhi, on India's 74th Independence Day, says citizens need to introspect
The interim Congress chief said that 'the present government, is standing contrary to democratic system, constitutional values'
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'
In his Independence Day address to the nation, the prime minister, who spoke on development in various parts of the country, noted that it has been a year since Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh got independence from Article 370
Rahul has been criticising the government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the border situation in Ladakh.
Bipartisan resolution introduced in US Senate condemning Chinese aggression against India to change status quo at LAC
It is more important than ever that we support our Indian partners as they defend against Chinese aggression, said Republican Senator John Cornyn
Ravi Shankar Prasad said digital satellite phone terminals are also being set up at 1,347 sites for Army, BRO, BSF, CRPF, ITBP and SSB personnel
The army has deployed around 40,000 troops along the LAC in Eastern Ladakh to tackle the heavy build up by the Chinese
The white paper showed that China would focus on cyber and space warfare and joint military operation; develop "long-range, precise, smart, stealthy and unmanned weapons"; and prioritise local and informationisation wars as "in the foreseeable future, a world war is unlikely"
Murmu had on 29 October last year taken over as the first L-G of the Union Territory after the state of Jammu and Kashmir was sliced into two UTs
The statement comes even as the Union government's moves to abrogate Article 370 and split the state into two Union Territories complete one year.
Year since abrogation of Article 370, Mehbooba Mufti, other politicians still under detention as Centre claims normalcy
Home Ministry states that Valley's top politicians were released within seven months of scrapping of Article 370, but many leaders like Soz claim they were kept under illegal detention
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
The changes were a 'betrayal' of the trust reposed by the people of Jammu and Kashmir, Abdullah, former chief minister of the erstwhile state, said
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
China must 'sincerely work' on disengagement, maintenance of peace is basis of bilateral ties, says MEA
Foreign ministry spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said a fresh round of bilateral diplomatic talks is likely to be held on Friday to push forward the disengagement process in eastern Ladakh
China should work toward de-escalating the situation along the LAC through existing diplomatic mechanisms and not through force, the resolution said.
Indian Navy’s MiG-29K fighter jets to be deployed in Northern Ladakh sector amid border row with China
Diplomatic and military talks between India and China are continuing for complete disengagement of troops from a number of friction points in eastern Ladakh.
Eyes in the sky: DRDO's Bharat drones to boost army's surveillance missions over Chinese activities along LAC
The drone 'Bharat' also provides real-time video transmission during the mission and can detect humans hidden under deep forest covers.
The IAF chief and top commanders will have forward deployments in eastern Ladakh and operationalisation of the Rafale jets on the agenda