Doklam

Engagement with China multifaceted: India

Chinese and Indian troops have been locked in a face-off in the trijunction area for more than a month since Indian troops stopped the Chinese army from building a road in the area.

Jul 27, 2017, 19:28 PM IST
Ajit Doval hold talks with his Chinese counterpart amid Doklam standoff

Ajit Doval hold talks with his Chinese counterpart amid Doklam standoff

Doklam, at the tri-junction of China, India, and Bhutan, holds strategic importance for all three.

Jul 27, 2017, 18:56 PM IST
Amid Sikkim standoff, NSA Ajit Doval to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping

Amid Sikkim standoff, NSA Ajit Doval to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping

Ajit Doval will be taking part in BRICS NSAs meeting in Beijing.

Jul 26, 2017, 18:13 PM IST
No talks unless India withdraws, China says before Ajit Doval visit

No talks unless India withdraws, China says before Ajit Doval visit

The Foreign Ministry said Foreign Minister Wang Yi's remarks, who on Tuesday blamed India for triggering the border row and asked it to withdraw its troops, were "authoritative".

Jul 26, 2017, 15:59 PM IST
India should 'conscientiously withdraw' to end Doklam standoff: China

India should 'conscientiously withdraw' to end Doklam standoff: China

India has said the "unilateral" Chinese action to change the status quo near the Bhutan trijunction poses a challenge to India's security.

Jul 25, 2017, 15:23 PM IST

Chinese state media divided over outcome of Ajit Doval's visit

Ahead of NSA Ajit Doval's visit, China's state media struck two different notes with the China Daily hopeful of a peaceful resolution to the deadlock with India while the Global Times said the "main schemer's" trip wouldn't sway Beijing.

Jul 25, 2017, 14:46 PM IST
`Shed illusions, Ajit Doval's Beijing visit not an opportunity to settle India-China border stand-off`

`Shed illusions, Ajit Doval's Beijing visit not an opportunity to settle India-China border stand-off`

Doka La is the Indian name for the region which Bhutan recognises as Doklam while China claims it as part of its Donglang region.

Jul 25, 2017, 11:26 AM IST
Meeting between Ajit Doval and Chinese councillor on cards?

Meeting between Ajit Doval and Chinese councillor on cards?

The bilateral talk between the two could take place alongside the BRICS NSAs'scheduled meet between July 27 to 28 in Beijing this week

Jul 25, 2017, 09:24 AM IST
India seeking peaceful resolution of boundary issues with China, including Doklam standoff: MEA

India seeking peaceful resolution of boundary issues with China, including Doklam standoff: MEA

India on Thursday said it was seeking "peaceful resolution" of all boundary matters with China.

Jul 20, 2017, 17:03 PM IST
China ready to attack India in collaboration with Pakistan: Mulayam Singh Yadav

China ready to attack India in collaboration with Pakistan: Mulayam Singh Yadav

Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav demanded a complete review of India`s relations with China.

Jul 19, 2017, 20:17 PM IST
Congress seeks information from Centre on border standoff

Congress seeks information from Centre on border standoff

During the all-party meeting, the Congress demanded that the Modi government take the Opposition into confidence.

Jul 14, 2017, 17:41 PM IST

MEA did not tell ministers there will be no withdrawal of troops: Sources

The brief statement triggered a number of questions whether India was preparing for withdrawing its troops from Doklam in the Sikkim sector, but there were no answers from the government.

 

Jul 14, 2017, 17:26 PM IST
Aggressive China did not anticipate strong Indian response in Doklam: EU Vice President

Aggressive China did not anticipate strong Indian response in Doklam: EU Vice President

The Chinese Foreign Ministry and its state-owned media reacted predictably to the Indian action with strong rhetoric, including reminding India of its defeat in the Indo-China war in 1962.

Jul 14, 2017, 17:23 PM IST
Modi, Xi come face to face in Hamburg, compliment each other for fight against terror, despite border row

Modi, Xi come face to face in Hamburg, compliment each other for fight against terror, despite border row

The two leaders had last met in the Kazakhstan capital last month during the SCO summit.

Jul 07, 2017, 14:53 PM IST

India-Vietnam discuss China's aggressive posturing in Asia

After the meeting with Swaraj, the MEA issued a statement saying both sides reiterated their support for peace, stability, security, safety, freedom of navigation and over flight. 

Jul 06, 2017, 18:48 PM IST
Sikkim border stand-off: Withdraw troops 'immediately' and 'unconditionally' before talks, China tells India

Sikkim border stand-off: Withdraw troops 'immediately' and 'unconditionally' before talks, China tells India

Amid an ongoing stand-off between the India and China, Beijing has now warned New Delhi to 'immediately' and 'unconditionally' withdraw its troops before a meaningful dialogue could be initiated for resolution of all issues between the two sides.

Jul 06, 2017, 11:23 AM IST
China shuts Nathu La pass for pilgrims, says willing to discuss possibility of alternative arrangements

China shuts Nathu La pass for pilgrims, says willing to discuss possibility of alternative arrangements

The China on Wednesday said it was willing to discuss the possibility of alternative arrangements through other routes for Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims who had planned the journey via Nathula Pass, suggesting that the mountain pass in Sikkim was not open anymore for the pilgrimage.

Jul 05, 2017, 23:51 PM IST

No dispute with Bhutan in Doklam: China

Although the boundary between the two countries is yet to be settled but we have basic consensus on the boundary and there is no dispute between both of us that Doklam belongs to China: Geng Shuang

Jul 05, 2017, 19:21 PM IST
Sikkim stand-off: China says India 'trampled' on Panchsheel

Sikkim stand-off: China says India 'trampled' on Panchsheel

China on Wednesday said India "trampled" on the Panchsheel pact by entering Chinese territory, asking New Delhi to pull back troops to avoid a "worsening of the situation" on their border.

Jul 05, 2017, 14:36 PM IST

China issues map to claim Indian troops' 'incursion' in Doklam

In the map, released by the Chinese Foreign Ministry last night, a blue arrow with markings in Chinese, points Indian troops alleged "transgression" into the area to prevent the PLA troops from building a road.

Jul 01, 2017, 23:34 PM IST