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Chinese army releases five Arunachal Pradesh youths 'abducted' by PLA near McMahon line
India

Chinese army releases five Arunachal Pradesh youths 'abducted' by PLA near McMahon line

'All five will now be placed under quarantine as per COVID-19 protocols and thereafter be handed over to their families,' a defence spokesperson said

China to hand over five missing youths from Arunachal Pradesh on Saturday, says Kiren Rijiju
India

China to hand over five missing youths from Arunachal Pradesh on Saturday, says Kiren Rijiju

The youths who had gone hunting in the jungle were reportedly whisked away by the Chinese PLA soldiers from the India-China border in Upper Subansiri district on 4 September

After fresh tensions in Ladakh, China says it hopes for disengagement as soon as possible
India

After fresh tensions in Ladakh, China says it hopes for disengagement as soon as possible

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian's statement comes hours after India and China accused each other of firing in the air near the Pangong lake at the LAC on Monday

China's PLA confirms five missing Arunachal youths found by their side, says Kiren Rijiju
India

China's PLA confirms five missing Arunachal youths found by their side, says Kiren Rijiju

The Union minister also said that the modalities to handover the five youth to Indian authorities is being worked out

'Never recognised so-called Arunachal Pradesh', says China: A look at Beijing's past efforts to lay claim over state
India

'Never recognised so-called Arunachal Pradesh', says China: A look at Beijing's past efforts to lay claim over state

In recent years, Beijing has frequently upped its expansionist rhetoric over Arunachal Pradesh and sought to needle India over the issue

India-China border tensions: Beijing accuses Indian soldiers of firing 'warning shots' along LAC in Ladakh; New Delhi denies claim
India

India-China border tensions: Beijing accuses Indian soldiers of firing 'warning shots' along LAC in Ladakh; New Delhi denies claim

The PLA's claims come two days before S Jaishankar is slated to meet Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on 10 September in Moscow

Indian Army sends hotline messages to PLA over reports of abduction of five people from Arunachal Pradesh
India

Indian Army sends hotline messages to PLA over reports of abduction of five people from Arunachal Pradesh

Reports of the abduction have come at a time that the Indian Army has enhanced its deployment along the 3,400 km-long LAC

Five Arunachal men kidnapped by China's PLA, allege families; probe underway
India

Five Arunachal men kidnapped by China's PLA, allege families; probe underway

The five were among a group who had gone hunting in a forest in Arunchal's Upper Subansiri district on the Sino-India border on Friday. Two persons managed to escape and informed the police about the incident.

Rajnath Singh meets Chinese counterpart Wei Fenghe in highest level face-to-face meet since Ladakh stand-off
India

Rajnath Singh meets Chinese counterpart Wei Fenghe in highest level face-to-face meet since Ladakh stand-off

During the talks held in Moscow, the Indian side sought restoration of status quo ante at all friction points in eastern Ladakh, sources said

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

Tibetan-origin soldier with Indian special forces killed in clash with China along LAC, reports AFP
India

Tibetan-origin soldier with Indian special forces killed in clash with China along LAC, reports AFP

Although neither side has announced any casualties, a member of the Tibetan parliament-in-exile said that the soldier was 'martyred during the clash'

India, China hold Brigade Commander-level talks in eastern Ladakh amid fresh confrontation
World

India, China hold Brigade Commander-level talks in eastern Ladakh amid fresh confrontation

On Monday, the Indian Army said the Chinese military carried out "provocative military movements" to "unilaterally" change the status quo on the southern bank of Pangong lake on the intervening night of 29 and 30 August, but the attempt was thwarted by the Indian troops

India-China standoff in east Ladakh: Beijing firm on changing LAC status, accessing Rezang La
India

India-China standoff in east Ladakh: Beijing firm on changing LAC status, accessing Rezang La

The flatness of the southern bank of Pangong Tso, compared to the north, makes it all the more militarily important to both India and China

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

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'

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

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

China says Indian and PLA border troops taking 'effective measures' to disengage along LAC
India

China says Indian and PLA border troops taking 'effective measures' to disengage along LAC

The two sides recently agreed on an expeditious withdrawal of troops from all the standoff points to bring back peace and tranquility in the region

Geopolitical chess: India has answered China’s fait accompli with app ban and political signaling; onus now shifts to Beijing
India

Geopolitical chess: India has answered China’s fait accompli with app ban and political signaling; onus now shifts to Beijing

India’s decision to ban 59 Chinese apps is an astute move as it circumvents WTO regulations on the question of national security and presents China with few retaliatory options