Tag: Galwan

My husband’s sacrifice at Galwan makes me feel proud of him: Havildar Palani’s wife

A year after the Galwan skirmish, Vanathi Devi, widow of Havildar K Palani, still remembers her beloved was not able to keep his promise of...

Retired Chinese military official moots ‘buffer zones’ along LAC to prevent India-China border conflict

A retired senior Chinese military official has proposed that China and India should implement the existing confidence building measures and follow up by taking the...

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...

View: India gets a good deal with China but challenges remain

New Delhi: India’s troop withdrawal deal with China is significant in many ways but the standout feature is that unlike in the rest of its...

Side by side with the Himalayan standoff, another front opens in India-China feud

Indian officials say China is assisting rebel groups that have stepped up attacks on its border with Myanmar in recent months, opening another front in...

Xi Jinping: China’s third revolution: How an overreaching Xi Jinping is antagonising an entire planet

China’s moderniser Deng Xiaoping needs little introduction. China’s post-1978 success was built on Deng ‘burying Mao’, ushering in China’s ‘second revolution’. Today, Deng may be...

India rejects China’s push at military talks on Ladakh standoff to start disengagement from south bank of Pangong Tso: Sources | India News

NEW DELHI: At the recent military talks, the Chinese PLA pushed for starting the disengagement process from the southern bank of Pangong lake but the...

ladakh: India has raised the costs for China to be adventurist. But is it enough?

The military power play between India and China has reached a politically crucial point, with forces on both sides fully deployed in Ladakh, prepared for...

ET Analysis: PLA action along Pangong Tso points to glaring Chinese duplicity

NEW DELHI: China’s attempted assault on the southern banks of the Pangong Tso on Saturday night has raised alarm on several fronts and, more disconcertingly,...

Indian Navy’s clear message to Beijing following escalation of border tension “registered” by China: Sources

New Delhi: The Indian Navy‘s clear message to Beijing through its aggressive deployment of almost all frontline warships and submarines in the Indian Ocean Region...

People’s Liberation Army moves away troops that clashed at Galwan from LAC

New Delhi: The Chinese army has pulled back troops that were involved in the fatal clash at Galwan on June 15 from the flashpoint to...

India’s spending on LAC roads has tripled in 4 years

NEW DELHI: India has almost tripled its expenditure on roads along the China border in the past four years compared to what it spent in...

View: Why India should have a ‘tit-for-tat’ approach with China

By Omkar Goswami After the Soviet Union’s demise, China has had an unambiguous view that there will be only two global superpowers, China and the...

View: Xi may have lost the plot on China’s dream of great rejuvenation

By Probal Dasgupta In 2012, upon becoming general secretary of the Chinese Communist Party, Xi announced a new goal: ‘qiang zhongguo meng’ — strong nation’s...

China faceoff unlikely to impact Covid-19 fight

NEW DELHI: The Galwan Valley faceoff with China is unlikely to affect India’s Covid-19 fight as all the essentials, from safety gears to testing products,...

View: India needs to move on, and learn from its mistakes

Maarte maarte marey hain.” If the night of June 15 taught this country anything, it is that this particular line should not have to be...

indian-china: Chinese aggression not a coincidence: Shyam Saran

Shyam Saran retired as foreign secretary in 2006 after a distinguished career in diplomacy, which included postings in Beijing, Tokyo and Geneva and later as...

India-China Face-Off: The Galwan Game: How India can manage the fraught relationship with China at this moment

By Nitin A Gokhale India should have seen it coming and should have started preparing for a backlash from China in the aftermath of the...

PM’s comments on Ladakh in sync with foreign ministerial conversation with China

New Delhi: The PM’s comments at the All Party Meet (APM) on LAC incidents which are being misinterpreted by certain quarters is, however, in sync...

Will India side with the West against China? A test is at hand

For years, the United States and its allies have tried to persuade India to become a closer military and economic partner in confronting China’s ambitions,...

India China war: India recovers from the shock of nail-studded clubs, gets ready to get even

After reports of Chinese soldiers using spike-studded clubs to maim and kill Indian Armymen left the defence establishment shell-shocked, the Army has reportedly begun taking...

LAC: Sino-Indian talks reach critical patrol point 14

New Delhi: Military talks took place at the critical Galwan valley in eastern Ladakh even though concerns remain about the massive build up of tanks,...

India China border news: India moves more troops to bolster frontline in east Ladakh | India News

NEW DELHI: The Indian Army has taken “requisite counter-measures” by further bolstering troop reinforcements in eastern Ladakh in face of China’s continuing aggressive behavior in...

ladakh: Troops rushed to Galwan amid Chinese buildup

New Delhi: India is believed to have rushed in additional troops to the River Galwan flashpoint in Ladakh and constructed defensive positions after China upped...