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Chinese incursions into Pangong Lake of Ladakh rising, ITBP tells Home Ministry

Chinese incursions into Pangong Lake of Ladakh rising, ITBP tells Home Ministry

China committed multiple incursions of the Line of Actual Control in the Ladakh region, the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has told the Union Home Ministry in a report. The incursions were at times 6 km into Indian territory, the report said.

Apr 09, 2018, 12:09 PM IST
BRO opens another bridge to boost connectivity to China border

BRO opens another bridge to boost connectivity to China border

Working towards improving road connectivity to areas close to the Line of Actual Control (LAC) with China in Ladakh region, the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) on Sunday opened a newly-constructed bridge to the people of the cold desert region in Jammu and Kashmir.

Oct 29, 2017, 18:32 PM IST
Doklam effect: 10 things to know about GSAT6, ISRO’s satellite set to empower ITBP

Doklam effect: 10 things to know about GSAT6, ISRO’s satellite set to empower ITBP

The government appears to be mulling new ways to enhance border security along the border areas with our neighbours China and Pakistan.

Oct 29, 2017, 08:53 AM IST
Meet Yogi Adityanath's brother, a subedar posted at China border

Meet Yogi Adityanath's brother, a subedar posted at China border

Subedar Shailendra Mohan is posted near the Mana border with China in the Garhwal Scouts unit.

Oct 25, 2017, 10:34 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi may visit China border for Diwali celebration with Army, ITBP jawans

PM Narendra Modi may visit China border for Diwali celebration with Army, ITBP jawans

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to visit Kedarnath shrine in Uttarakhand on October 20 - for the second time in less than five months - and may celebrate this year's Diwali with the troops there. 

Oct 17, 2017, 11:15 AM IST
Indian Army sets 2020 deadline to finish road construction on China border

Indian Army sets 2020 deadline to finish road construction on China border

The road links to Niti, Lipulekh, Thangla 1 and Tsangchokla passes will be taken up on priority and 2020 is the deadline, the Indian Army said.

Oct 13, 2017, 18:34 PM IST
China reacts to India-Japan's northeast Plan, says 'no third-party meddling'

China reacts to India-Japan's northeast Plan, says 'no third-party meddling'

Reacting to proposed Japanese investments in India's North-East states, as mentioned in the India-Japan joint statement, Beijing on Friday warned that any third party should not meddle in the disputes between China and India over territorial sovereignty in any form.

Sep 16, 2017, 13:12 PM IST
Amid Doklam row, govt gives more powers to BRO to speed up work along China border

Amid Doklam row, govt gives more powers to BRO to speed up work along China border

The Ministry of Defence in consultation with the armed forces would identify the roads to be entrusted to the BRO and fix priorities by approving the Long Term Roll-On Works Plan and Annual Works Programme for the BRO.

Aug 20, 2017, 23:48 PM IST
Akash missiles to be deployed on China border report 30 percent failure rate: CAG

Akash missiles to be deployed on China border report 30 percent failure rate: CAG

In a report tabled in the Lok Sabha today, the CAG said the strategic missile system procured from the state-run Bharat Electronics Ltd were deficient in quality.

Jul 28, 2017, 22:59 PM IST
Be vigilant along China border: Rajnath Singh to forces

Be vigilant along China border: Rajnath Singh to forces

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday asked border guarding force ITBP and governments of Himalayan states to remain "very vigilant" against Chinese transgression along the Sino-Indian border saying such incidents take place due to perceptional differences.

 

May 20, 2017, 18:15 PM IST
Eight dead in fighting in Myanmar town on China border

Eight dead in fighting in Myanmar town on China border

The clashes are another blow to civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi's hopes of forging a nationwide peace agreement after years of war in Myanmar's many ethnic minority border regions.

Nov 20, 2016, 21:50 PM IST
Transgressions by Chinese PLA going down steadily: ITBP DG

Transgressions by Chinese PLA going down steadily: ITBP DG

Director General of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police, Krishna Chaudhary said transgressions made by Chinese PLA forces is "going down steadily".

Oct 24, 2016, 17:37 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh will assist in setting up airfield along China border: CM Virbhadra Singh

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Monday said the state would assist the defence forces if they were is keen to set up an airfield in the forward areas along the international border with China.

Aug 29, 2016, 18:47 PM IST

Chinese media warns Indian tanks near China border may hurt investments

Criticising the reported deployment of battle tanks by the Indian army near the Indo-China border, Chinese state-run media Thursday said that the move may affect flow of Chinese investments into the country and called for joint efforts to avoid misunderstandings.

Jul 21, 2016, 10:47 AM IST

Work being expedited on improving connectivity on China border: Rajnath Singh

Work is being expedited on improving surface connectivity and communication along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) with China, with 1425 kms of road length being taken up, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today while acknowledging problems on these aspects.

Sep 21, 2015, 22:03 PM IST

Himachal CM inaugurates helipad near China border

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Saturday inaugurated a helipad in Chango village, in the state, bordering China.

Jun 20, 2015, 20:29 PM IST

Myanmar says 24 rebels killed in clashes near China border

Clashes between Myanmar forces and ethnic rebels in the northeast left at least 24 rebels killed, Myanmar officials said on Friday, after Chinese officials said artillery shells injured five people on its side of the border.

May 15, 2015, 23:26 PM IST

India, China troops hold meet along border

Weeks ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to China, Indian and Chinese troops held the third meeting in a fortnight, in Ladakh sector of Jammu and Kashmir and batted for maintaining peace and tranquility along the border.

May 01, 2015, 22:46 PM IST

Indian Army mistakenly flies into Nepal's sensitive China border

Nepal`s Army chief said on Friday that the Indian Army made one flight into Nepal`s northern region bordering China due to a misunderstanding of Nepal`s geography.

May 01, 2015, 22:44 PM IST

Bomb kills two police in northeast Myanmar near China border

 Two police officers from an anti-narcotics task force were killed and three wounded when a bomb exploded in a volatile area of northeastern Myanmar near the border with China, a police official said on Monday.

Apr 13, 2015, 10:05 AM IST