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'Testing times for democracy': Sonia Gandhi, on India's 74th Independence Day, says citizens need to introspect
Politics

'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
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'

Narendra Modi says Jammu and Kashmir elections to be held soon after delimitation is complete
India

Narendra Modi says Jammu and Kashmir elections to be held soon after delimitation is complete

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 Gandhi criticises govt on Ladakh stand-off yet again, warns country will pay a 'huge price'
India

Rahul Gandhi criticises govt on Ladakh stand-off yet again, warns country will pay a 'huge price'

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
India

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

VSATs installed at 200 places in J&K to enable satellite phone services for soldiers, says Centre
India

VSATs installed at 200 places in J&K to enable satellite phone services for soldiers, says Centre

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

Indian Army chief tells troops to be prepared for any ‘eventuality’ amid border tensions with China
India

Indian Army chief tells troops to be prepared for any ‘eventuality’ amid border tensions with China

The army has deployed around 40,000 troops along the LAC in Eastern Ladakh to tackle the heavy build up by the Chinese

Blindsided in Ladakh: Seeds of Galwan crisis sown by China in 5-year-old white paper
India

Blindsided in Ladakh: Seeds of Galwan crisis sown by China in 5-year-old white paper

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"

Jammu and Kashmir L-G GC Murmu resigns; likely to get fresh Central posting, say officials
India

Jammu and Kashmir L-G GC Murmu resigns; likely to get fresh Central posting, say officials

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

'Unilateral' changes made by India in Jammu and Kashmir were illegal and invalid, says China
India

'Unilateral' changes made by India in Jammu and Kashmir were illegal and invalid, says China

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
India

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

No compromise on territorial integrity: India to China during 5th round of military talks
World

No compromise on territorial integrity: India to China during 5th round of military talks

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

Indian Army prepares to maintain current strength in eastern Ladakh during winter
India

Indian Army prepares to maintain current strength in eastern Ladakh during winter

As temperatures drops beyond minus 20° Celsius in the winter, extensive preparation will go into maintaining the current level of troops

Farooq Abdullah calls for restoration of J&K's statehood, pins hopes on SC for 'justice'
Politics

Farooq Abdullah calls for restoration of J&K's statehood, pins hopes on SC for 'justice'

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
World

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
World

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

US lawmakers pass bipartisan resolution urging China to de-escalate situation with India along LAC
World

US lawmakers pass bipartisan resolution urging China to de-escalate situation with India along LAC

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
India

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
India

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.

IAF top brass to discuss India-China border situation, rapid Rafale deployment in 22-23 July meet
India

IAF top brass to discuss India-China border situation, rapid Rafale deployment in 22-23 July meet

The IAF chief and top commanders will have forward deployments in eastern Ladakh and operationalisation of the Rafale jets on the agenda