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.

Congress slams BJP for playing "cheap politics" on India-China war

Hitting out at BJP, Congress Tuesday accused it of playing "cheap politics" ahead of Lok Sabha polls on the issue of 1962 India-China war in the wake of a classified report on it being made public, saying it only showed the principal opposition party`s mindset.

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.

Homage paid to 1962 India-China war hero Subedar Joginder Singh

Homage was paid to the China war hero Subedar Joginder Singh of Mahla Kalan, a Paramvir Chakra awardee (posthumously), here today.

`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.

Is China preparing to up the ante against India?

India’s external intelligence unit, the Research and Analysis Wing (RAW), has submitted a report to the government on the possibility of a skirmish or an incident triggered by China on the Line of Actual Control (LAC).