July 10, 2020 5:03 am
Archives of The Indian Express from 1962 reflect how tensions unfolded in the same areas of Ladakh, particularly Galwan, that have been in the news in the last two months.
July 09, 2020 12:49 pm
Gautam Bambawale is a former Indian Ambassador to China. In an E-Xplained event before a nationwide audience on Zoom, he interpreted China’s intentions in the build-up on the Line of Actual Control, and the implications of the stand-off.
July 09, 2020 12:50 pm
"The progress is good. Both forces are moving back with vehicles and structures. The target was set for this evening and it appears it is going to be achieved," a senior army officer said.
July 09, 2020 12:59 pm
Patrolling Points (PPs) are identified and marked on the LAC, which are patrolled with a stipulated frequency by the security forces.
July 09, 2020 9:43 am
If you scrutinise the schedules, you will find non-manufacturing items in China’s miscellaneous list, but many manufactured items in India’s miscellaneous list (light engineering, plastic manufactures, cement, agricultural implements, paper). By any yardstick, the 1954 agreement was one-sided.
July 09, 2020 7:37 am
Referring to China’s new territorial claims with Bhutan, Pompeo said that Beijing has a “pattern of instigating territorial disputes”.
July 09, 2020 9:12 am
Besides the Prime Minister and the NSA, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Home Minister Amit Shah were instrumental in finalising this approach. It was done between the evening of July 5 and the afternoon of July 6.
July 09, 2020 7:24 am
One of the major issues, cyber-security experts say, is the lack of data privacy norms and guidelines in these apps.
July 08, 2020 7:31 am
Both sides, sources said, have moved back troops by more than 1 km at each of these locations and neither side will patrol the de facto buffer zones as long as the current tensions continue. These limits on patrolling, sources said, will not be permanent.
July 08, 2020 9:27 am
The ongoing crisis opens a window for New Delhi to reset relations with China. New Delhi’s trade policy needs to be alive to the imperative of higher growth, which can be achieved only through more, not less, globalisation.
June 20, 2020 10:01 pm
The Galwan Valley has always been under India’s control, and has not figured in China’s maps since 1962.
June 19, 2020 11:12 am
Nation joins families in mourning those killed in Galwan Valley clash
June 18, 2020 3:00 pm
The protests come days after a violent clash in Ladakh left 20 Indian soldiers dead.