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Wednesday, August 05, 2020

India China standoff


Chinese apps banned, government calls homegrown ones to rise to challenge

July 05, 2020 7:26 am

As part of the Digital India AatmaNirbhar Bharat Innovate Challenge, the Central government has identified sub-categories for developers to build apps.

‘The IPL experience is important for the love of cricket, to signal that life triumphs’

July 05, 2020 9:07 am

In an e-Adda hosted by The Indian Express, Uday Shankar, President, The Walt Disney Company (Asia Pacific) and Chairman, Star & Disney India, spoke on broadcasting in the time of Covid-19 and tensions with China, the possibility of conducting IPL and why TV will survive in India

As tensions soared after Galwan, Pompeo made quiet call to Jaishankar

July 05, 2020 7:04 am

The phone call by Pompeo, sources said, was made about 10 days ago and the conversation revolved around Washington’s support to New Delhi at that time of crisis.

‘PM must follow raj dharma... India should tell China to retreat’

July 05, 2020 2:14 am

The Congress also invoked Jawaharlal Nehru to suggest that India’s first Prime Minister never accepted the Chinese claim line and Beijing had accepted during his tenure that Galwan Valley belongs to India.

Citing security, government to ban power gear from China

July 04, 2020 7:54 am

Addressing his counterparts from other states over a video conference, Power Minister R K Singh said, “This is something we cannot tolerate that a country will transgress into our territory... we will not take anything from China and Pakistan.

China grabbed 45,000 sq kms of Indian land post-1962 war: Sharad Pawar

June 27, 2020 6:25 pm

"If somebody comes (within your territory) while you are patrolling, they may come at any time. We cannot say it is the failure of the Defence Minister sitting in Delhi," Pawar said.

Daulat Beg Oldie: A strategic post named after the spot where a sultan died

June 26, 2020 8:42 am

Daulat Beg Oldie is a name hard to forget. A quick examination of the etymology reveals the rather exotic origins of the name, translated from Turkic as ‘the spot where the rich man died’.

CSK suspend team doctor for 'PM Cares' jibe on India-China face-off

June 18, 2020 2:31 pm

Chennai Super Kings haven’t yet decided about issuing a show-cause notice, but the team doctor, Madhu Thottappillil, will be given an opportunity to explain his side of the story.

India-China LAC talks today LIVE updates: Indian and Chinese armies hold Lt-General-level talks

June 06, 2020 10:48 pm

India-China LAC talks today LIVE updates: The meeting comes a day after Indian and Chinese ambassadors joined a video call between diplomats of their border working mechanism Friday to underline that “the two sides should handle their differences through peaceful discussion” and “not allow them to become disputes”.

Far away from Doklam, traders who went to Tibet are welcomed, asked, ‘Bhai, late kyun?’

September 01, 2017 8:21 am

Shipki La in Himachal is the second border outpost for trade with Tibet, apart from Nathu La in Sikkim