Saturday, Dec 10, 2022

People's Liberation Army


China’s playbook for choking off and finally taking Taiwan

September 02, 2022 3:17 pm

While China likely still lacks the ability to quickly invade and seize Taiwan, it could try to impose a blockade to force the island into concessions or as a precursor to wider military action.

With Galwan soldier as Olympic torchbearer, China continues to use Galwan symbolism for PsyOps

February 04, 2022 8:50 am

By making him a torchbearer, the Chinese government has publicly tried to project Qi as a hero, and highlighted that he was involved in the Galwan Valley fight.

Arunachal youth returns, Rijiju thanks Army

January 27, 2022 6:52 pm

Rijiju tweeted saying, “The Chinese PLA has handed over the young boy from Arunachal Pradesh Shri Miram Taron to Indian Army. Due procedures are being followed including the medical examination.”

Simmering challenge

January 10, 2022 9:26 am

🔴 Recent developments on China front are disquieting. Delhi has broken its silence, but road ahead is not easy

General Bipin Rawat, India's first CDS, was on a mission to modernise the military. The nation will miss him

December 09, 2021 12:16 pm

Reforming a military is no easy task, but in the one year that remained of his tenure, he was determined to push them through.

Explained: What is PLA, responsible for attack on Assam Rifles convoy in Manipur?

November 16, 2021 8:53 am

The People's Liberation Army has claimed responsibility for the ambush of an Assam Rifles convoy in Churachandpur district of Manipur, killing seven, including a Commanding Officer. What is the PLA?

Tawang sector has seen increased patrols, visits by PLA senior officers since last year

October 26, 2021 5:11 pm

According to data gathered by the Army through its surveillance, three sectors in Tawang – Lungrola, Zimithang and Bumla – have seen increased PLA presence

Be prepared to respond to 'complex and difficult' situations: President Xi tells Chinese military

March 10, 2021 9:30 pm

Xi, 67, who heads the ruling Communist Party and the military made the remarks at a panel discussion attended by representatives of the armed forces during the annual Parliament session in Beijing on Tuesday.

IAF has enhanced India’s deterrent and coercive posture in Ladakh

November 23, 2020 8:40 am

Whatever transpires on the ground during the coming weeks, the aerospace segment of deterrence, intelligence gathering, surveillance and reconnaissance must act as the strategic establishment’s eyes and first responder in any future responses along the LAC, particularly in Ladakh.

As going gets tough – soft options beckon China

September 22, 2020 11:43 am

It is in the interest of the emerging super power to encourage secure, peaceful and prosperous neighbourhood. China needs to handle internal unrest in a sensitive and empathetic manner.


On Doklam and surgical strikes, Modi says Congress' comments were childish

June 22, 2020 6:21 pm

Replying to the no-confidence motion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that when it came to Doklam, the Congress was all over the place when asked about meeting Chinese officials. And on surgical strikes, he said, the party's comments were childish.