Tag: Galwan Valley

Chinese blogger charged with ‘defaming martyrs’ after border-clash posts

Chinese prosecutors formally charged a popular social media influencer with “defaming martyrs” on Monday, for suggesting the death toll of the China-India border clash was...

Galwan hero Colonel Santosh Babu awarded with Maha Vir Chakra

Colonel Bikumalla Santosh Babu, who led his troops against the “vicious” Chinese attack in Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh in June last year, has been...

Border standoff, demand for constitutional safeguards kept Ladakh in news in 2020

LEH: A year after getting the status of union territory, Ladakh remained in the news throughout 2020 for varied reasons – from the over seven-month-long...

Will not allow anybody to grab an inch of India’s territory: Rajnath in poll rally | India News

KATIHAR/MADHUBANI: No power in the world will be allowed to capture an inch of Indian territory nor will India occupy an inch of a foreign...

Army gears up for winter in eastern Ladakh; biggest operation in decades to stock supplies

NEW DELHI: In its biggest military logistics operation in decades, the Indian Army has rushed tanks, heavy weaponry, ammunition, fuel, food and essential winter supplies...

LAC stand-off: Army chief says troops prepared for contingencies | India News

NEW DELHI: The Army is fully geared to handle the “delicate and serious” situation along the border with China, having undertaken precautionary deployments to safeguard...

China taking advantage of Covid-19 outbreak, India one such example: US Diplomat | India News

WASHINGTON DC: India is among the countries that China has taken advantage of since the outbreak of the Covid-19 from Wuhan, US diplomat David Stilwell...

With China reluctant to disengage, top Indian political, military leaders to discuss way forward in Ladakh | India News

NEW DELHI: With China not disengaging in Finger area, Depsang plains and Gogra after multiple rounds of military talks, top Indian political and military leaders...

In statement, Chinese envoy skips claim to Galwan Valley | India News

NEW DELHI: Confirming that Indian and Chinese troops are disengaging at LAC as per the consensus reached by the military commanders, Chinese ambassador Sun Weidong...

India to look out for signs of China not abiding by deal

NEW DELHI: The top defence-security establishment in India plans to keep a hawk eye for any signs of Beijing not abiding by the phase-wise disengagement...

LAC disengagement: India to look out for signs of China not abiding by deal | India News

This June 28, 2020, satellite image provided by Maxar Technologies shows the Galwan Valley along the border between India and China. The Chinese had expanded...

Chinese military withdraws troops, removes structures in Hot Springs, Gogra: Sources

Chinese military removed temporary infrastructure and continued gradual withdrawal of troops from face-off sites in Hot Springs and Gogra in eastern Ladakh for the second...

Doval, Wang finalise plan in 2-hr discussion | India News

NEW DELHI: The breakthrough in India’s attempts to get Beijing to pull back its troops in Galwan Valley came after two hours of tense negotiations...

As China asserts its dominance over post-pandemic world, countries unite against Beijing’s ‘bully tactics’

WASHINGTON DC: Chinese President Xi Jinping has apparently decided that this is the right time to assert dominance and territorial expansionism when the global economies...

How Russia’s ‘Quiet Diplomacy’ helped in reducing tensions between Delhi and Beijing

NEW DELHI: Russia played a low-key, but useful, role in reducing tensions between New Delhi and Beijing that contributed to the release of the 10...

covid-19: How Leh is besieged by pandemic, loss of tourism income and the shadow of war

At 11,500 feet above mean sea level, an altitude that warrants acclimatisation for visitors, the mountainous town of Leh, normally a hub of tourists at...

China lulled India into complacency by ‘jhoola diplomacy’, Chinese money: P Chidambaram | India News

NEW DELHI: Former finance minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Sunday targeted the Central government and said that China “lulled India into complacency...

Galwan Valley: ‘China feels vulnerable about borders, but may not escalate Galwan’

Rana Mitter is director of Oxford University’s China Centre and professor of the history and politics of modern China. Speaking to TOI’s Srijana Mitra Das,...

Five of 20 soldiers who died in Ladakh laid to rest; mortal remains of others being taken home

NEW DELHI: Five of the 20 Indian soldiers, including a colonel, who died fighting Chinese troops in Ladakh, were laid to rest at their native...

View: India needs to buck up its analysis, intel

By Pushan Das As the latest episode in the Sino-Indian border dispute continues to fester, questions of how India should manage China’s reliance on coercion...

China reacting to India ties with Quad?

NEW DELHI: The Galwan clashes, the bloodiest India and China have ever experienced since at least 1975, shows the rising ferocity of the India-China engagement...

amarinder singh: Sign of weakness makes Chinese more belligerent: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

New Delhi: Even as the AICC has termed as “shocking, unbelievable and unacceptable” the killing of Indian soldiers by the Chinese troops at Galwan Valley,...

India-China standoff: How the situation suddenly aggravated at LAC

Chinese troops have killed three Indian soldiers, including the Commanding Officer of a battalion at Galwan valley in a violent face-off on Monday night, heightening...

India China standoff: Violent face-off between India, Chinese troops in Galwan Valley: Key points | India News

NEW DELHI: An Indian Army officer and two soldiers were killed along the India-China border in a violent face-off with the Chinese military on Tuesday....

Indian, Chinese armies ‘disengaging’ in a phased manner: Army Chief on eastern Ladakh row | India News

DEHRADUN: The military talks between India and China over the eastern Ladakh row have been “very fruitful”, and both the armies are “disengaging” in a...