June 19, 2020 10:00 pm
Alleging that valuable time was lost between May 5 and June 6, Gandhi said that the government failed to use all avenues of talks to ease the situation and the result was the loss of 20 lives as well as injury to dozens of personnel.
May 29, 2020 1:02 pm
Taking to Twitter, he said, "the government’s silence about the border situation with China is fueling massive speculation and uncertainty at a time of crisis."
May 15, 2020 1:28 am
Army Chief General M M Naravane said in a statement that “temporary and short duration faceoffs between border guarding troops do occur along the LAC due to the differing perceptions of the alignment of boundaries which are not resolved”.
July 13, 2019 4:12 pm
The new rules of engagement between the two sides, following the “strategic guidance” provided to the two militaries by President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Narendra Modi after the Wuhan summit, have meant that face-offs between soldiers on both sides of the disputed boundary have reduced significantly.
January 13, 2019 3:13 pm
The nearly 4000-km-long Line of Actual Control between India and China touches areas from Jammu and Kashmir to Arunachal Pradesh
October 08, 2017 10:08 pm
Nathu La is the last post separating the border between the Sikkim on the Indian side and Tibet on the Chinese side.
August 09, 2017 10:26 am
China has insisted that India unilaterally withdraw its troops from the remote Doklam plateau claimed by both Beijing and Indian ally Bhutan. But China did not respond to India's suggestion in the talks that it move its troops back 250 metres in return.
July 11, 2017 3:26 pm
"We have seen these reports (of India-China border skirmish). We refer you to the Governments of India and China for further information," said a spokesperson of the National Security Council, White House.
May 16, 2016 2:18 pm
"The Chinese side is committed to safeguarding peace and tranquility of the border areas between China and India and resolving the boundary question through negotiation with India," the Chinese Foreign Ministry said.
November 04, 2013 12:09 am
Intended SOP is to give clear directions on steps to be taken in case of confrontations.