“Groundless To View As Expansionist”: China Responds To PM’s Message

PM Modi said the age of expansionism is over, this is the age of development. New Delhi: Stung by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s strong message against “expansionist nations” in his address to troops at a forward post in Ladakh today, China called the allegation “groundless and exaggerated”. “The age of expansionism is over, this is […]

Continue Reading

“Someone Is Lying”: Rahul Gandhi Questions PM Modi On Ladakh With Video

Rahul Gandhi has stepped up his attack on PM Modi over the Ladakh clash. (File) New Delhi: As Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew into Ladakh on Friday to deliver a message to China weeks after a clash left 20 Indian soldiers dead, he faced a renewed attack from Congress leader Rahul Gandhi who questioned the […]

Continue Reading

On Ladakh visit, PM Modi to meet brave soldiers injured in Galwan Valley clash

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday reached Ladakh to review situation on the ground after a violent face-off between Indian and Chinese soldiers. The prime minister said will visit the hospital in Nimu near Leh where soldiers who were injured in the June 15 skirmish are recovering. Twenty Indian soldiers were killed in the face-off; […]

Continue Reading

Blocking Chinese Apps Was “Digital Strike”: Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Chinese apps ban: Ravi Shankar Prasad said Chinese apps have been banned to protect data New Delhi: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said India’s surprise move to ban 59 Chinese apps days after a violent face-off between Indian and Chinese soldiers in eastern Ladakh was a “digital strike”. “We banned Chinese apps to protect […]

Continue Reading

China ‘welcomes’ military talks working towards de-escalation

China on Wednesday said it “welcomes” the latest military commander-level talks between India and China, which had made progress to “disengage” border troops and deescalate the ongoing tension along the Line of Actual Control (LAC). Beijing “welcomes” the progress made in the third round of talks, the Chinese foreign ministry said in a late- night […]

Continue Reading

China opens border dispute with India ally Bhutan

Continuing with its expansionist agenda, China has now created a new border dispute with Bhutan, one of India’s traditional ally. At a virtual meeting of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) in the first week of June, Beijing objected to the grant for Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary (SWS) in eastern Bhutan’s Trashigang district bordering India and China, […]

Continue Reading

Rahul Gandhi’s Double-Edged Tweet On Ladakh Takes On PM, Sharad Pawar

Rahul Gandhi, in a tweet today questioned when the matters of national security will be discussed. New Delhi: Congress’s Rahul Gandhi took on friend and foe today with a tweet, which, refereeing to the events at Ladakh, questioned, “questioned, “When will there be talk of national security”. With a tweet or more a day, the […]

Continue Reading

‘Need to be close to our friends’: India holds naval exercise with Japan amid stand-off with China

Indian and Japanese warships conducted exercises in the Indian Ocean on Saturday, announced the navies of both the countries. The Japanese Maritime Self-Defence Force described the manoeuvres as designed to “promote mutual understanding” and consisted of four warships, two from each country. Naval exercises are now routine between India and Japan, but the timing of […]

Continue Reading

Ladakh Episode “Sensitive” In Nature, Not Government’s Failure: Sharad Pawar

It was China which played the provocateur in Galwan Valley, Sharad Pawar said. (File photo) Satara: Amid a war of words between the Congress and the BJP over the face-off with China, Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar on Saturday said matters of national security shouldn’t be politicised and added one cannot forget China had […]

Continue Reading

Concerned By Chinese Aggression Against India: Indian-American Lawmaker

His comments came amid a border standoff between Indian and Chinese militaries. (File) Washington: Indian-American Congressman Dr Ami Bera on Friday expressed concern over the Chinese aggression along its India border and asked Beijing to use diplomatic mechanisms rather than force to settle boundary issues with the neighbouring country. His comments came amid a border […]

Continue Reading