1962 war

Sikkim border stand-off: After Arun Jaitley's snub, China says 'we are different too from 1962'

Sikkim border stand-off: After Arun Jaitley's snub, China says 'we are different too from 1962'

Amid an ongoing border stand-off with India, Beijing on Monday reacted to Defence Minister Arun Jaitley's recent remarks, saying that China of 2017 is also different from China of 1962.

Jul 03, 2017, 16:27 PM IST
India boosts soldiers in Doka La near Sikkim in longest standoff with Chinese troops since 1962

India boosts soldiers in Doka La near Sikkim in longest standoff with Chinese troops since 1962

Sources said the PLA on June 1 asked the Indian Army to remove the two bunkers set up in 2012 at Lalten in Doka La, which falls in the vicinity of Chumbi Valley at the corner of India-Bhutan- Tibet tri-junction.

Jul 02, 2017, 17:16 PM IST
Indian Army should learn from 'historical lessons': China

Indian Army should learn from 'historical lessons': China

The genesis of the flashpoint was China's attempts to build a road at a strategically key area of Donglong.

Jun 30, 2017, 11:48 AM IST

India should take lessons from 1962 war: China

Over the Sikkim border dispute, China has threatened India on a war. It has asked India to take lessons from the 1962 war defeat.

Jun 30, 2017, 10:29 AM IST
Jawaharlal Nehru sought US assistance during 1962 Indo-China war: Book

Jawaharlal Nehru sought US assistance during 1962 Indo-China war: Book

Former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru had sought American assistance and wrote to the then US president John F Kennedy to provide India jet fighters to stem the Chinese tide of aggression during the 1962 Sino-India war, according to a new book.

Oct 14, 2015, 12:23 PM IST

Congress leader Amarinder Singh demands disclosure of Henderson Brooks Report on 1962 War

Congress leader Amarinder Singh has demanded disclosure of the Henderson Brooks Report into India's military debacle against China in the 1962 war saying there is no reason for the document to be kept under wraps.

Nov 16, 2014, 22:23 PM IST

Why remaining parts of Henderson Brook`s report on 1962 war no made public? asks Jaitley

BJP wondered if Henderson Brook`s reports` remaining parts have not been been made public because its content could have been embarassing for Jawaharlal Nehru government.

Mar 19, 2014, 23:03 PM IST

No comment on top secret India-China war report: Government

Citing the extreme sensitive nature of the contents, the government Tuesday declined to comment on sections of a classified report on the 1962 India-China war.

Mar 19, 2014, 00:30 AM IST

1962 war report holds Nehru responsible for failing to avert misadventure

In what may open up a new debate, a part of the classified Henderson Brooks report on the 1962 Sino-India war has been made public by an Australian journalist.

Mar 18, 2014, 14:41 PM IST

Put behind ‘unfortunate’ 1962 war, China to India

China wants India to put behind the 1962 war as an "unfortunate" thing of the past and that the two countries should strengthen their military ties including formalising a border management pact.

Feb 01, 2013, 21:06 PM IST

Better prepared than in 1962: Shinde

There is "no war like situation" with China but the country is better prepared than it was in 1962, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde said on Friday.

Oct 26, 2012, 16:00 PM IST

`India, China should become inseparable partners`

India and China, both emerging countries, should become "inseparable strategic partners", state-run media said on Wednesday.

Oct 24, 2012, 13:14 PM IST

`Over 80 pc Chinese have no knowledge of 1962 war`

More than 80 per cent of the Chinese population have no knowledge of the 1962 war, a survey by state-run media said.

Oct 20, 2012, 11:36 AM IST

`Few lessons learnt from 1962 war`

India was engaged in a bruising war with China in 1962 because the apparatus of the state was at fault.

Oct 13, 2012, 12:05 PM IST

‘1962 would have been different had IAF been in offence’

The outcome of the 1962 war with China would have been different had the Air Force been used in an offensive role, Air Chief Marshal NAK Browne said.

Oct 05, 2012, 18:31 PM IST

India was not prepared for 1962 war mentally, physically: VK Singh

India lost the 1962 war with China as it was not prepared for such an eventuality and armed forces were neither ready nor equipped for it, V K Singh said.

Sep 24, 2012, 22:32 PM IST

1962 war: No records of Nehru writing for Israeli help

The MEA said diplomatic relations with Israel were established only in 1992 and therefore the ministry has no information on the same.

Dec 18, 2011, 16:07 PM IST

Body of 1962 war martyr brought to his hometown in Himachal

The body of Karam Chand Katoch, of Dogra Regiment, was brought to his hometown Palampur, Himachal Pradesh on Wednesday. He was killed in the 1962 war with China.

Jul 15, 2010, 12:49 PM IST

Hindi-Chini bhai bhai?

Once again, China has tried to provoke India. But it seems that India still wants to live up to five-decade old ‘Hindi-Chini bhai bhai’ slogan.

Oct 15, 2009, 10:41 AM IST

Hindi-Chini bhai bhai?

Once again, China has tried to provoke India. But it seems that India still wants to live up to five-decade old ‘Hindi-Chini bhai bhai’ slogan.

Oct 15, 2009, 10:41 AM IST