New border meeting point at Daulat Beg Oldie in Ladakh sector

A new Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) point was on Saturday operationalised at Daulat Beg Oldie along the Line of Actual Control in Ladakh sector, which would serve as the northern-most meeting point between armies of India and China.

China, India border meeting shows warming ties: Daily

The border meeting of Chinese and Indian army officers shows that "bilateral ties are getting warmer", a state-run Chinese daily said on Tuesday.

Chinese Army entered Indian waters at Pangong Lake
Chinese Army entered Indian waters at Pangong Lake

Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) recently made a two-pronged simultaneous incursion by sending its troops into Indian waters in the Pangong lake as well as five kms deep into Indian territory through the land route in the same area, according to reports.

India demands for restoration of 'pre-September 10' situation in Chumar area with China
India demands for restoration of 'pre-September 10' situation in Chumar area with China

India and China on Thursday held a flag meeting in Chushul in Ladakh to address the issue but the Army did not give details about its outcome.

China sets up radar station near Ladakh to monitor Indian planes

With IAF now able to operate C-130 Hercules transport aircraft at high-altitude Daulat Beg Oldie (DBO) sector in Ladakh, China is reported to have built a station on its side of the border ostensibly to monitor movement of Indian planes over the area.

IAF planning fighter plane base in Nyoma in Ladakh: NAK Browne

As part of efforts to build up military infrastructure along the border with China, the IAF on Friday said it plans to develop a fighter aircraft base at Nyoma in Ladakh and is upgrading seven airfields for carrying out 24X7 operations in the northeast.

Why is Daulat Beg Oldie so important for India?

Situated within shouting distance from the Line of Actual Control (LoAC) in Aksai Chin, Daulat Beg Oldie is as strategic an outpost as it can get in India’s attempt to keep the Chinese under check.

Withdrawal of Indian troops `humiliating`: J&K VHP

Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) slammed the Centre for compromising country`s interests in the recent Chinese incursion issue by withdrawing Indian troops from the strategic Daulat Beg Oldie(DBO) sector.

Fourth flag meeting fails; China refuses to budge from Ladakh

Refusing to budge, Chinese troops have asked Indian forces to pull back first in the Daulat Beg Oldie (DBO) sector of Ladakh where yet another flag meeting between the two sides has ended in failure.

Khurshid`s China visit plan remains unchanged: MEA

Notwithstanding stand-off in Ladakh on Chinese troops incursion, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid`s visit China on May 9 is on as India wants on return to status quo in Daulat Beg Oldie area.