Tag: PLA

Newly promoted PLA General to head Chinese troops along Indian border amid eastern Ladakh standoff

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s move promoting Xu Qiling to the rank of General to head the PLA‘s Western Theatre Command overseeing the Indian border makes...

Sino-Indian talks to end disengagement impasse this week

India and China will hold consultations this week to break the impasse over disengagement of troops along certain friction points on the Line of Actual...

As Joe Biden’s emissaries go to Taiwan, China terms exercises ‘combat drills’

China described its military exercises near Taiwan as “combat drills” on Wednesday, upping the ante as senior former U.S. officials arrived in Taipei on a...

‘Cherish current trend’: China to India as LAC breakthrough eludes | India News

BEIJING: Despite no breakthrough yet again in the marathon military talks, the Chinese military on Sunday said that India should “cherish the current positive trend”...

No breakthrough in India-China military dialogue on disengagement in eastern Ladakh

(This story originally appeared in on Apr 10, 2021) There was no breakthrough yet again in the marathon military talks between India and China on...

No breakthrough in India-China military dialogue on disengagement in eastern Ladakh | India News

NEW DELHI: There was no breakthrough yet again in the marathon military talks between India and China on Friday, with the People’s Liberation Army (PLA)...

India asks China for disengagement at Gogra-Hot Springs, restoration of patrolling at Depsang in military talks | India News

NEW DELHI: India on Friday once again asked China to complete the stalled troop disengagement at Gogra, Hot Springs and Demchok, stop blocking Indian patrols...

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...

India asks China for faster disengagement in Gogra, Hot Springs & Demchok | India News

NEW DELHI: India on Saturday asked China for faster disengagement at Gogra, Hot Springs and Demchok areas, while asserting the need for Chinese soldiers to...

bgi group: China gene firm providing worldwide COVID tests worked with Chinese military

SYDNEY: BGI Group, the world’s largest genomics company, has worked with China‘s military on research that ranges from mass testing for respiratory pathogens to brain...

Indian Army: View: How Indian forces are ready to take on the adversary during the Ladakh standoff

Pangong-Tso, a calm saltwater lake situated at almost 14,000 feet in Eastern Ladakh is considered holy for both Indians as well as Tibetans. It has...

China’s new defence law expands power of its military headed by Xi Jinping

Beijing: China has revised its National Defence Law, expanding the power of its armed forces headed by President Xi Jinping to mobilise military and civilian...

Dealing with the dragon: How India’s fared so far against China and the challenge ahead

NEW DELHI: As India enters 2021, after perhaps the most testing year in recent history, it does so with a qualitatively new China challenge. The...

Can China dominate the Indian Ocean?

HONG KONG: Today it is legally indisputable that the high seas belong to all. This means China‘s navy has as much right to ply the...

70 Sino-Indian events as good as cancelled

NEW DELHI: Celebrations planned for the 70th anniversary of India and China establishing diplomatic ties has practically being abandoned following tensions along the line of...

China’s hypocrisy: Creating a new narrative through Western Media

NEW DELHI: China is a true depiction of Orwellian dystopia; a surveillance country with state-controlled media and every facet of an individual’s life is governed...

China has annexed 150 hectares of Nepal: Report

KATHMANDU: China has annexed 150 hectares of Nepal, alleged the Himalayan nation’s politicians, adding that the annexations of Nepalese land are just the beginning of...

View: Against Chinese claims, it’s time for the Arunachali frontier to be heard

By Shruti Pandalai It’s been relentless – Beijing’s unbridled propaganda offensive against India since the bloody clash in the Himalayas. Threatening rhetoric on Chinese military...

Military CBMs drawing up restrained protocol along the LAC discussed in WMCC on India-China Border affairs

New Delhi: The last edition of Working Mechanism for Consultation & Coordination on India-China Border Affairs held past week explored a bunch of military CBMs...

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...

India, China troops within shooting range at Spanggur Gap

New Delhi, China has mobilised thousands of soldiers, tanks and howitzers within rifle range of Indian Army deployment at Spanggur Gap in the southern part...

Xi Jinping: Xi Jinping’s last minute decision to cancel his Pakistan visit raises a multitude of questions

New Delhi: Chinese President Xi Jinping’s eleventh hour decision to cancel his visit to all weather ally Pakistan has raised eyebrows and many in the...

Indian, Chinese militaries hold Brigade Commander-level interaction in eastern Ladakh

New Delhi: Indian and Chinese militaries on Sunday held another round of talks in eastern Ladakh in an attempt to calm tensions even as the...

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,...

China engaged in ‘provocative action’ in eastern Ladakh on Monday too, says India

NEW DELHI: India on Tuesday said China again engaged in “provocative action” even as their military talks were underway two days after the PLA made...