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China unveils comprehensive defence white paper, talks about Doklam standoff with India

The report titled ‘China’s National Defense in the New Era’ talks about China’s ties with neighbours and other countries vis-à-vis the efforts being made by its military.

Jul 24, 2019, 15:34 PM IST

Both India and China exercising restraint in Doklam: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

India and China are respecting the existing agreements to maintain peace and tranquillity at the border, said Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.

Jul 17, 2019, 13:05 PM IST

China's state-run media heaps praise on Narendra Modi's diplomatic outreach

Global Times recognises that PM Narendra Modi has maintained a diplomatic balance between China and the US.

Apr 30, 2019, 10:29 AM IST

Chinese military inducts new water squadron for patrolling at Pangong Tso

Soldiers from both sides performed yoga together at over 16,000 feet in Eastern Ladakh to mark the growing trust.

Nov 16, 2018, 11:02 AM IST

Chinese soldiers cross LAC into Arunachal Pradesh, retreat after Indian Army intervenes

Chinese soldiers crossed the LAC in the Arunachal Sector in the first week of October, said sources in the ministry. 

Oct 15, 2018, 12:39 PM IST

'Chinese actions suggest more Doklam-like incidents, Army must prepare for it'

The trajectory of Chinese actions suggests that there could be more Doklam-like incidents in the future and the Indian Army needs to build infrastructure in vulnerable border areas to prepare for it, two former top military commanders said.

Sep 15, 2018, 07:45 AM IST

First after Doklam standoff: Chinese Defence Minister visits India today

Gen Wei Fenghe will hold bilateral talks with Indian defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman later in the day

Aug 21, 2018, 08:19 AM IST

Parliamentary panel wants India to encourage Bhutan to increase troops in Doklam

The Parliamentary Panel on External Affairs, headed by Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, felt that increasing the number of soldiers in North Doklam was important for safeguarding India's strategic interests in the region.

Aug 12, 2018, 18:51 PM IST

Army finalises project to produce clothing, equipment for soldiers in Siachen, Doklam

The NDA government has been focusing on ensuring indigenous production of military equipment and platforms under its Make in India initiative. 

Aug 12, 2018, 13:34 PM IST

Amazing how Sushma ji has prostrated in front of China, betrayed brave jawans: Rahul Gandhi

A top US official had recently said that China has quietly resumed its activities in the Doklam area. 

Aug 02, 2018, 11:04 AM IST

Congress hits out at PM Narendra Modi for not raising Doklam issue at BRICS summit

"The truth is that the one who claimed of having a 56-inch chest and dared to show 'red eyes' to China, has gone back on his promise and has turned silent on national security," said Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala.

Jul 28, 2018, 10:37 AM IST

China quietly resumes activities in Doklam, neither Bhutan nor India sought to dissuade it: US official

China is engaged in hotly contested territorial disputes in both the South China Sea and the East China Sea. 

Jul 26, 2018, 16:23 PM IST

India-Pakistan relations are bilateral in nature, no scope for involvement of third country: MEA tells China

Batting for a trilateral cooperation between India, China and Pakistan, Chinese envoy Luo Zhaohui had said that it could 'in the future' help resolve bilateral issues between New Delhi and Islamabad.

Jun 18, 2018, 23:08 PM IST

China says can't afford another Doklam, bats for joint summit with India and Pakistan

Indian and Chinese troops were involved in a 73-day stand-off at the Doklam tri-junction of India, Bhutan and China between June to August 2017. 

Jun 18, 2018, 16:28 PM IST

China begins large-scale mining operations near Arunachal Pradesh border

The first ever informal summit between PM Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping in April 2018 was aimed at cooling tensions.

May 20, 2018, 20:28 PM IST

Narendra Modi, Xi Jinping agreed on long-term view to avoid temporary setbacks to India-China ties: China

The idea seems to be to prevent incidents like the Doklam standoff from affecting other aspects of the India-China relationship.

May 03, 2018, 07:54 AM IST

Chinese defence ministry underlines need for closer military ties with India

In the run-up to the meeting between PM Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping,  Chinese defence ministry has said that deeper ties are in the best interest of both countries.

Apr 27, 2018, 10:31 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to visit China on April 27-28, to hold summit talks with President Xi Jinping

Sushma Swaraj and he Chinese counterpart on Sunday discussed a host of bilateral issues and ways to step up the pace of high-level interactions to improve the relationship.

Apr 22, 2018, 17:29 PM IST

Chinese incursions into Pangong Lake of Ladakh rising, ITBP tells Home Ministry

China committed multiple incursions of the Line of Actual Control in the Ladakh region, the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has told the Union Home Ministry in a report. The incursions were at times 6 km into Indian territory, the report said.

Apr 09, 2018, 12:09 PM IST

India is managing complexities in its relationship with China: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Troops of India and China were locked in a 73-day-long standoff in Doklam from June 16, 2017. The face-off had ended on August 28, 2017.

Apr 04, 2018, 23:18 PM IST