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Chinese President Xi Jinping makes maiden visit to Tibetan town bordering Arunachal Pradesh

Chinese President Xi Jinping has made a rare visit to Nyingchi, a strategically located border town close to Arunachal Pradesh, during his first visit to...

View: 100 years of Chinese communist party; lessons to be drawn

By CLAUDE ARPI Recently, the entire Chinese nation was given a homework — to learn about the ‘glorious’ history of the Communist Party, mostly through...

Around two dozen Chinese fighter jets carried out exercise opposite Eastern Ladakh as India watched closely

With India and China engaged in a military standoff for more than a year now, the Chinese Air Force recently carried out a big aerial...

China for decades waged campaign to destroy Tibet’s proud culture, history: Nancy Pelosi

China for decades has waged a campaign to destroy Tibet‘s proud culture and history, House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi has alleged, asserting that the...

China’s intrusion in Ladakh is rooted in Beijing’s Middle Kingdom mentality: Lobsang Sangay

New Delhi, Chinas intrusion into Ladakh is rooted in Beijings Middle Kingdom mentality and the five-finger strategy of Mao Zedong for the region, says Lobsang...

US turns heat on China with tough new policy on Tibet and Taiwan

(This story originally appeared in on Dec 28, 2020) WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump and the US Congress have upped the ante on China, legislating new...

tibet: Time to step on dragon’s Tibet toe: India needs to gather momentum over China issue

Mao Zedong reportedly said that Tibet was China’s ‘right hand palm’ and Ladakh, Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim and the area known today as Arunachal Pradesh the...

tibet: Time to step on dragon’s Tibet toe: Why India needs to gather momentum over China issue

Mao Zedong reportedly said that Tibet was China’s ‘right hand palm’ and Ladakh, Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim and the area known today as Arunachal Pradesh the...

India plans dam on Brahmaputra to offset Chinese construction upstream | India News

NEW DELHI: India is considering a plan to build a 10 gigawatts (GW) hydropower project in Arunachal Pradesh, an official said on Tuesday, following reports...

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...

View: China’s arrogant rejection of new map of Ladakh an affront

By Kanwal Sibal China is boxing both itself and India in an untenable situation in Ladakh. It will gain nothing and lose a lot from...

Stung by borders reverses and military setbacks, China accuses India of playing the Tibet card

New Delhi: A rattled China on the defensive due to the military setbacks on the border has now accused India of playing the Tibet card....

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...

Russian support for India vis a vis China is rooted in history of Khrushchev and Mao

NEW DELHI: Russia’s position vis-a-vis Chinas belligerence in Eurasia particularly along in the Himalayan frontiers adjoining India dates back to 1950s when then Soviet leader...

US sanctions Chinese officials over repression of minorities in Xinjiang; Beijing vows to retaliate

WASHINGTON/BEIJING: The US has imposed sanctions and visa restrictions on three senior Chinese officials, including the regional boss of the ruling communist party, for alleged...

US announces new visa restrictions on China over access to Tibet

WASHINGTON: The US has announced new visa bans on senior Chinese officials involved in restricting access to foreigners to the sensitive region of Tibet and...

Cooperate or compete with China, India should weigh options: Tibetan government in exile | India News

KOLKATA: Warning India of a China’s “expansionist” policy, Lobsang Sangay, president of the central tibetan administration (CTA)- the Tibetan government in exile at Dharamshala, said...

Tragic yarn: India-China border spat hits global cashmere production | India News

SRINAGAR: The world is heading for a shortage of the highly prized and super-soft cashmere wool as pashmina goats that live on the “roof of...

View: How LAC intrusions fit into larger Chinese strategic designs

It is unusual for Indian diplomats and generals to simultaneously engage with their Chinese counterparts, since matters relating to the contested boundary between the two...

militaries: India, China bring in heavy equipment and weaponry to their rear bases near eastern Ladakh

NEW DELHI: Indian and Chinese armies were moving in heavy equipment and weaponry including artillery guns and combat vehicles to their rear bases close to...

China’s high altitude unmanned helicopter drone for Tibet makes maiden test flight: Report

BEIJING: China’s first unmanned helicopter drone designed to fly in plateau areas and capable of firing and conducting reconnaissance from a high altitude has made...

Chinese helicopters spotted along Sino-India border in Eastern Ladakh: Sources

NEW DELHI: Chinese helicopters were spotted flying close to the undemarcated border between India and China in Eastern Ladakh after around 250 soldiers of both...