IAF rescues six seriously injured ITBP personnel from LAC

In a swift operation, three helicopters of the 'Siachen Pioneers', a unit of the Indian Air Force, flew in just metres away from the border with China amidst rough weather conditions and rescued six seriously injured ITBP personnel involved in an accident.

India in major road-building exercise along China border
India in major road-building exercise along China border

Taking the perceived threat from China seriously, India is set to launch a major road-building exercise along the border with the neighbouring country.

ITBP losing jawans to heart attacks; issues good food orders

Country`s first line of defence along the China border - the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) force - has a new `enemy` in sight in the form of heart attack deaths which has claimed lives of dozens of its jawans in the recent past.

Army chief seeks speedy implementation of road projects along China border

Army chief Gen Bikram Singh on Monday met Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari and requested speedy implementation of road projects in areas along the China border including northeast.

Tackling the Dragon: Govt to provide ‘military training’ to villagers along China border

In a bid to check repeated incursions by Chinese troops along the border, the Central government is working on an idea to provide “military training” to people living in areas close to border.

AK Antony reviews situation along China border

Defence Minister AK Antony Thursday reviewed the operational preparedness of army and security situation in the Northeast and along the China border.

India to upgrade 73 roads along China border

The government has planned 73 critical and strategically important roads for development under Indo-China Border Roads Project and 61 of them have been assigned to Border Roads Organisation.

PM to review situation along China border with top defence brass

The situation along the borders with China and Pakistan and counter-insurgency operations in Jammu and Kashmir are expected to be reviewed by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh during the combined commanders` conference here on Friday.

China calls to boost border defence along Xinjiang

China`s Defence Minister Chang Wanquan on Tuesday directed authorities to boost border defences in the troubled Xinjiang province, which shares frontiers with PoK and Afghanistan, to prevent infiltration by Islamist militants.

India to raise 30,000 troops for border with China

India will raise another 30,000 troops for the infantry battalions of its Army, Rajya Sabha was told on Wednesday.

Special Border Personnel meeting with China at Bum la Pass

A special Border Personnel Meeting was held at Bum La Pass along Indo-China border on the occasion of Republic Day, defence sources said on Sunday.

Army chief reviews security along China border

India is upgrading its defence preparedness along the eastern boundary by raising more troops, new formations and deploying more lethal assets.

Over 100 UFOs sighted along China border

The Army troops deployed along the China border from Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir and Arunachal Pradesh in northeast have reported more than 100 sightings of "Unidentified Flying Objects" in the last three months.

Emphasis on laying roads along borders: Govt

A lot of emphasis is being given to speedy construction of quality roads along the borders with China and Pakistan, the Rajya Sabha was informed.

India holds military exercises close to China border

India has begun major military exercises close to the Chinese border involving Special Forces of the Army.

Speed up road works on China border: Antony to BRO

Defence Minister AK Antony asked the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) to speed up the construction of strategic roads along the boundary with China.

IAF activates landing ground near China border

The IAF has activated an advanced landing ground at Dharasu in Uttarakhand.

Himachal steps up vigil along China border

Even as the government termed as "baseless" reports of Chinese troop incursion in Leh, a Himachal Pradesh official Tuesday said vigil along the China border has been stepped up.

North Korean leader on rare visit to China

North Korean leader Kim Jong-il has arrived in China for a rare trip abroad, says a report.

American detained at China border: N Korea

North Korea said on Thursday it has detained an American man for illegally entering the country from China, the second arrest of a US citizen it has reported in the past several weeks.