Doka La

Deal directly with China, it's not a mind-reading exercise: Ex-NSA on Dokalam crisis

He said when it comes to resolving an issue, there is no point in drawing lessons from the world or assuming things as it is not a “mind-reading exercise”.

Jul 14, 2017, 21:42 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi, Xi Jinping discuss range of issues at G20 Summit: MEA

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday shook hands and had a conversation on a "range of issues" during the BRICS leaders' informal meeting here amid a stand-off between the armies of the two countries in the Sikkim section.

Jul 07, 2017, 17:09 PM IST

As India boosts soldiers in Sikkim's Doka La, China calls for withdrawal of troops to de-escalate tension

As India pushed in more troops in a "non-combative mode" to strengthen its position in an area near Sikkim, China on Monday called for withdrawal of forces in order to de-ecalate tension and resolve the fresh border stand-off between the two countries.

Jul 03, 2017, 09:46 AM IST

India boosts soldiers in Doka La near Sikkim in longest standoff with Chinese troops since 1962

Sources said the PLA on June 1 asked the Indian Army to remove the two bunkers set up in 2012 at Lalten in Doka La, which falls in the vicinity of Chumbi Valley at the corner of India-Bhutan- Tibet tri-junction.

Jul 02, 2017, 17:16 PM IST

Sino-India border standoff: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat to visit Sikkim on Thursday

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat will start his two-day northeast visit from Sikkim on Thursday.

Jun 28, 2017, 23:11 PM IST

Border stand-off: China's act of bulldozing Indian bunker in Sikkim in June triggered tension

China has no diplomatic ties with Bhutan where India is said to have considerable influence.

Jun 28, 2017, 17:51 PM IST

Chinese troops enter India in Sikkim sector, scuffle with Army jawans, destroy Indian bunkers

In a major provocation, the Chinese troops on Monday entered India in the Sikkim sector and jostled with Indian Army personnel guarding the Indo-Sino frontier, besides destroying two Indian bunkers. 

Jun 26, 2017, 19:45 PM IST