Sino-India border

Walls, tunnels, barracks: How China is digging in just short of disputed Doklam area

Walls, tunnels, barracks: How China is digging in just short of disputed Doklam area

Chinese forces may have moved back 400 meters from the disputed area in Doklam but are now digging into rather permanent positions with surveillance equipment to keep an eye on Indian forces.

Nov 23, 2017, 19:20 PM IST
Tawang chopper crash: Outrage over images of soldiers' bodies in cardboard boxes; Army calls it 'aberration'

Tawang chopper crash: Outrage over images of soldiers' bodies in cardboard boxes; Army calls it 'aberration'

Seven military personnel were killed in a helicopter crash in Tawang two days ago.

Oct 08, 2017, 22:11 PM IST

No significant rise in troop level by China along border: Govt sources

There is no significant rise in deployment of troops by China along the Sino-India border and its recent military exercise in the Tibet region should not be linked to the current standoff between the armies of the two countries in Dokalam, top government sources said on Wednesday.

Jul 19, 2017, 20:53 PM IST
People who attack the Army will never be acceptable to India: Arun Jaitley

People who attack the Army will never be acceptable to India: Arun Jaitley

Union Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday that the standoff between Indian troops and Chinese Army along the Sino-India border would soon be over.

Jun 28, 2017, 22:46 PM IST

India exploring feasibility to connect Tawang with railway network

Giving strategic interests a further push, the Centre is exploring feasibility to connect Sino-India border district Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh with the railway network.

Mar 31, 2017, 00:54 AM 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
Now high-end SUVs for ITBP troops on Sino-India border

Now high-end SUVs for ITBP troops on Sino-India border

Expensive SUVs have for the first time been deployed at high-altitude border posts of the ITBP along the Sino-India border.

May 15, 2016, 18:45 PM IST

ITBP affected as ordnance factories delayed arms supplies: CAG

 Performance of ITBP guarding the sensitive Sino-India border has been "adversely affected" as ordnance factories did not supply necessary arms and ammunition to the force for upto to six years after taking advance payments, the CAG on Friday said.

Jul 24, 2015, 18:42 PM IST

Defence forces alert along Sino-India border: J&K govt

Jammu and Kashmir's Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Monday said the defence forces are maintaining a tight vigil along the Sino-Indian border in Ladakh and "there is no need to worry".

Apr 06, 2015, 23:34 PM IST

Transgressions, not intrusions, occur along Sino-India border: Parrikar

Transgressions along the India-China border occured when troops of both the countries undertook patrolling "upto their respective perception of the Line of Actual Control (LAC)," Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Tuesday.

Dec 02, 2014, 19:13 PM IST

Cooperation with India is not in disputed area: Japan to China

Japan has told China that its plans to build 2,000 kms of "strategic road" in India's Northeast do not come under the disputed areas along the Sino-India border, a senior Chinese official said on Tuesday.

Nov 18, 2014, 16:24 PM IST
China says situation at LAC “peaceful”, seeks another flag meeting

China says situation at LAC “peaceful”, seeks another flag meeting

A Chinese spokesperson on Tuesday sought to play down the face-off at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) shared by India and China, saying the situation there was now peaceful.

Sep 23, 2014, 16:37 PM IST

Army Commander reviews situation at Sino-India border

Eastern Army Commander Lt Gen MMS Rai on Tuesday reviewed the preparedness and security situation of operational areas along the Sino-India border in Sikkim, defence sources said.

Jan 21, 2014, 21:10 PM IST

Peace and tranquility along the Sino-India border: Army chief

Army chief Gen Bikram Singh on Sunday said there is "peace and tranquility" along the Line of Actual Control with China.

Apr 07, 2013, 20:58 PM IST

Army Chief reviews security situation at Sino-India border

On his maiden visit to Jammu and Kashmir after taking charge, new army Chief General VK Singh today reviewed the security situation of strategic Sino-India border in the Ladakh region.

Apr 20, 2010, 15:07 PM IST

JK to approach Def Min for resuming work at Sino-India border

After Chinese troops threatened Indian workers to stop road construction in Ladakh, J&K Government on Thursday said it will soon formally approach the Defence Ministry for resuming work along the Sino-Indian border in the sector.

Dec 10, 2009, 18:18 PM IST

`China building airstrips`; Govt says no need to worry

With reports suggesting that China was building over two dozen new airstrips along the LAC, Government said there was no need to be "unnecessarily" worried as India was adequately strengthening itself.

Dec 01, 2009, 13:00 PM IST

Sat phones, oxygen cylinders for ITBP on Sino-India border

In an effort to strengthen its position along the Sino-Indian border, the government has decided to provide more than 100 satellite phones, all terrain vehicles and oxygen cylinders to the ITBP.

Oct 20, 2009, 20:39 PM IST

IAF for airstrip near Sino-India border in Ladakh

As part of moves to speedily build communication infrastructure on the Chinese frontier, IAF has finalised plans to set up another airstrip in Ladakh.

Jul 30, 2009, 17:47 PM IST