Tawang

Indian Air Force chopper crashes in Arunachal Pradesh, 7 dead

Indian Air Force chopper crashes in Arunachal Pradesh, 7 dead

Seven people, including five officers and 2 Army jawans, were onboard the Mil Mi-17 helicopter when the crash took place.

Oct 06, 2017, 10:34 AM IST
People of Arunachal Pradesh are unhappy under India's illegal rule: Chinese media

People of Arunachal Pradesh are unhappy under India's illegal rule: Chinese media

In yet another provocative attempt, Chinese media has said, people of Arunachal Pradesh are unhappy under India's 'illegal' rule, and looking forward to returning to China.

Apr 12, 2017, 13:12 PM IST
Dalai Lama wraps up Arunachal Pradesh visit, leaves China fuming

Dalai Lama wraps up Arunachal Pradesh visit, leaves China fuming

Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama on Tuesday wrapped up his week-long tour of Arunachal Pradesh, which Beijing had strongly objected to.

Apr 11, 2017, 14:17 PM IST
Dalai Lama says China's bid to find his successor 'nonsense'

Dalai Lama says China's bid to find his successor 'nonsense'

"Beijing's bid to name my successor to undermine the Tibetans' cause is nonsense," he said while talking to reporters here.

Apr 08, 2017, 19:46 PM IST
Thousands accord warm welcome to Dalai Lama as he reaches Tawang

Thousands accord warm welcome to Dalai Lama as he reaches Tawang

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama arrived here in Arunachal Pradesh on Friday, the high point of a visit which has angered China.

Apr 07, 2017, 20:24 PM IST

Dalai Lama on way to Tawang

The Nobel peace laureate will stay at Tawang monastery, the largest in India and second only to the world`s largest - the Potala Palace in Tibet.

Apr 07, 2017, 15:04 PM IST
Dalai Lama's Arunachal Pradesh visit: Chinese media says Beijing should answer 'blows with blows' if India plays dirty

Dalai Lama's Arunachal Pradesh visit: Chinese media says Beijing should answer 'blows with blows' if India plays dirty

Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said that Arunachal Pradesh -- which China claims as part of Southern Tibet -- is "an inseparable part of India".

Apr 06, 2017, 14:49 PM IST
Dalai Lama’s Arunachal Pradesh visit: `China could interfere in Kashmir`

Dalai Lama’s Arunachal Pradesh visit: `China could interfere in Kashmir`

A top Chinese official said India was “losing its dignity”.

Apr 06, 2017, 10:17 AM IST
Dalai Lama's Arunachal visit has damaged ties, warns China; don’t interfere, says India

Dalai Lama's Arunachal visit has damaged ties, warns China; don’t interfere, says India

Amid Beijing's strident protests, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Wednesday said that India has never used him against China and urged that country to give Tibet meaningful "self-rule" and "autonomy".

Apr 05, 2017, 18:07 PM IST
Dalai Lama in Arunachal Pradesh: China threatens to take 'necessary measures'

Dalai Lama in Arunachal Pradesh: China threatens to take 'necessary measures'

China has lodged a protest with Indian Ambassador Vijay Gokhale in Beijing over the Dalai Lama's visit.

Apr 05, 2017, 16:08 PM IST

Bad weather forces Dalai Lama to reschedule Tawang trip

The Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal Pradesh comes eight years after his previous visit in 2009.

Apr 04, 2017, 09:32 AM IST
China asks India for caution on Tawang rail link in Arunachal, not to complicate border issue

China asks India for caution on Tawang rail link in Arunachal, not to complicate border issue

China on Saturday asked India to exercise restraint on its plan to link the strategic border district of Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh with a railway network while adding that any unilateral action might complicate the unresolved border issue.

Apr 01, 2017, 20:53 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

Army rescues 127 tourists in Arunachal Pradesh

"Troops of Blazing Sword Division rescued 127 tourists from near Tawang, about 280 km from Tezpur," a defence spokesperson said.

Mar 19, 2017, 23:12 PM IST
China warns India against allowing Dalai Lama to visit Arunachal Pradesh

China warns India against allowing Dalai Lama to visit Arunachal Pradesh

China claims Arunachal Pradesh as part of Tibet and routinely objects to any visits by top leaders, officials, and diplomats to the area.

Mar 03, 2017, 15:26 PM IST
Ex-Chinese diplomat says concession on Tawang can resolve border dispute; India dismisses suggestion

Ex-Chinese diplomat says concession on Tawang can resolve border dispute; India dismisses suggestion

After the occupation of Aksai Chin area in the 1962 war, China's stand reported to have changed.

Mar 03, 2017, 15:07 PM IST
Strategic boost! Indian Railways to lay 240-kilometre rail track​ in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Strategic boost! Indian Railways to lay 240-kilometre rail track​ in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Andaman and Nicobar Islands all set to get its first railway track.

Feb 09, 2017, 15:38 PM IST

Army Chief Bipin Rawat reviews situation in Manipur

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Wednesday reviewed the security situation in Manipur, an army spokesperson said.

Jan 25, 2017, 13:40 PM IST

Watch: Exclusive report from Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh

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Oct 29, 2016, 16:56 PM IST

Reports of two Chinese transgressions in Arunachal Pradesh: Kiren Rijiju

Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Friday said there had been reports of the Chinese Army transgressing into Arunachal Pradesh on two occasions recently.

Aug 19, 2016, 15:54 PM IST