Sunday, Nov 27, 2022



Manipur: Two, including PLA cadre, involved in ‘killing, targeting’ non-locals arrested

September 11, 2022 9:32 pm

Police sources said the PLA cadre was involved in the killing of a non-local on July 8 while the other was arrested for planting a bomb at a work shed occupied by non-local labour at Andro Sanathei park, both in Imphal East district.

More than any time in the past, we may be in for a high-order hegemonic contest in Asia

September 02, 2022 9:01 am

Raj Shukla writes: Enhance deterrence in the traditional and emerging domains and transit rapidly from a military focussed on India’s defence to one that is also sophisticated enough to sustain its rise

India message to China on Taiwan: Avoid actions to change status quo

August 13, 2022 8:11 am

It did not spell out the One-China policy, and instead said that the government’s “relevant” policies are “well-known and consistent” and “do not require reiteration”.

April 14, 1982, Forty Years Ago: PLA Extremists Killed

April 13, 2022 11:22 pm

Eleven persons, including the last of the Lhasa-trained and eight other top PLA extremists and two army personnel were killed in a major encounter in Kodompopki about 10 km from Imphal.

Army exchanges New Year greetings with PLA in eastern Ladakh

January 01, 2022 8:02 pm

The exchange happened at Hot Springs in Demchok and Bottleneck in Depsang Plains.

India faces another winter of harsh forward deployment in eastern Ladakh. As positions harden, it may be for longer

October 13, 2021 10:51 am

The challenge for India is to keep pushing China for results at the LAC and a broader resolution of the boundary question via talks, and equip the military better to stand guard at the LAC.

20 ITBP men honoured for ladakh role: ‘They fought the whole night, gave befitting reply to PLA stone-pelters’

August 15, 2021 7:41 am

The ITBP statement mentioned that its personnel effectively used shields to protect themselves, and responded fiercely to advancing Chinese PLA troops, bringing the situation under control amidst "fierce" face offs and skirmishes.

Chinese military conducts ground combat drills in Tibet

July 20, 2018 7:54 pm

A military expert and TV commentator Song Zhongping told state-run Global Times that the latest military exercises prepared participants for a potential military confrontation with India.

China begins building third aircraft carrier

January 05, 2018 10:08 pm

The carrier's construction has started even as another home-grown carrier is being built at a Shanghai shipyard since last year, Hong Kong-based South China Morning Post reported quoting People's Liberation Army (PLA) officials.

Xi Jinping orders PLA to form elite combat force

January 04, 2018 10:16 pm

On Wednesday, Xi issued military training instructions to the PLA during a mobilisation ceremony that was simultaneously broadcast to 4,000 military gatherings around China