Wednesday, 21 April, 2021
Home Tags India-China standoff

Tag: India-China standoff

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh addresses troops at the Pangong Tso in Ladakh Friday | Photo: ANI

India to beef up security at Pangong Tso, govt fast-tracks procurement of patrol vessels 

The 135-km long Pangong Tso, a landlocked lake that is partly in the Ladakh region and partly in Tibet, has seen tensions between India and China since May.
Indian Army soldiers atop a T-90 tank in Ladakh | Representational image: ANI

India has forced a stalemate in Ladakh. That’s a defeat for China

China will seek to clinch a disengagement agreement to achieve its political aim. India shouldn’t be in a hurry to agree to disengage or deescalate.
File photo of Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi | Commons

Attack on Chinese Communist Party is attack on Chinese people, it won’t succeed, says Wang Yi

Foreign Minister Wang Yi says China believes in peaceful coexistence on issues of territorial integrity, and Beijing's diplomacy is aimed at creating a win-win situation for all.
An army convoy moving towards the Zojilla pass in Drass (representational image) | ANI

India, China resume diplomatic talks, agree to work towards complete disengagement

The MEA said the two sides reviewed the developments along the LAC since the last round of the WMCC talks held on 30 September.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh speaks at the DRDO Awards Ceremony, in New Delhi on 18 December 2020 | ANI

Border tensions a challenge to defence resources, but govt will ensure success, Rajnath says

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh says a realistic assessment of resources is required and the available budget should be efficiently utilised to address all challenges.
Former IFS officer Smita Purushottam's letter doesn't mention Huawei by name, but hits out at Chinese telecom equipment manufacturers | Photo: Bloomberg

With new telecom policy, Modi govt starts the game of hitting China where it hurts the most

The National Security Directive on Telecommunication Sector has been framed keeping in mind the changed scenario and seeks to put powerful Chinese telecom companies into a corner.
The Huawei Technologies Co. logo | Bloomberg

Are we independent of Chinese govt? Huawei wants views of Indians in ‘reputation survey’

Huawei, accused of links to Chinese govt and facing curbs in countries over national security concerns, appears to be seeking to gauge people's perception of it through the survey.
The negative import list for defence systems was unveiled by Rajnath Singh Sunday | File photo: ANI

China engaging in unprovoked aggression and projection of power, Rajnath Singh says

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, speaking at a FICCI event, also said India is far ahead of China when it comes to soft power.
A Google Earth image showing the elevation on the southern bank of Pangong Tso

How Indian Army’s secrecy & unorthodox deployment fooled the Chinese at Pangong Tso

The Mountain Strike Corps played a key role in shaping India’s counter-offensive strategy that led to the domination of the southern banks of the Pangong Tso. 

LAC stand-off a result of China ‘violating’ bilateral agreements, says MEA 

MEA spokesperson Anurag Srivastava reiterates that Russia is a ‘friend’ and states that the Indo-Pacific strategies are not directed against any country. 

On Camera