Updated on Aug 27, 2021 04:08 PM IST
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The order - the first defence contract in the New Year - has been placed with a domestic shipyard as part of the Atmanirbhar Bharat campaign to boost self-reliance in the defence sector. The army will begin to accept deliveries of the boats this year.
Updated on Jan 01, 2021 09:45 PM IST
Among the areas visited by Naravane was Rechin La, one of the regions on the south bank of Pangong Lake where Indian troops occupied strategic heights in an operation during August 29-30 to pre-empt moves by the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) to unilaterally change the status quo along the LAC.
Updated on Dec 23, 2020 08:53 PM IST
Gen MM Naravane, who reached the forward area at 8.30am, visited troops of the XIV Corps, which is part of the Udhampur-based Northern Command
Updated on Dec 23, 2020 06:48 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent | Edited by Zara Khan
The two sides are reportedly discussing proposals to withdraw tanks and artillery from along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), creating a zone between fingers four and seven where there will be no patrolling by both sides, and thinning troops on the south bank of Pangong Lake, which will be followed by a joint verification.
Updated on Nov 12, 2020 10:26 PM IST
Following fresh confrontation around the southern bank of Pangong lake, India has further strengthened its military presence in the region by sending additional troops, battle tanks and other weaponry. The Chinese People’s Liberation Army(PLA) has also beefed up its presence in the area where the situation remained very tense.
Updated on Sep 10, 2020 10:42 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India | Posted by Prashasti Singh
S Jaishankar is set to meet Wang on the sidelines of the SCO foreign ministers’ meeting on September 10 – the first time the two leaders will come face-to-face since the border standoff began in May.
Updated on Sep 09, 2020 05:36 AM IST
Hindutsn Times, New Delhi | Rezaul H Laskar
Complex talks being conducted through diplomatic and military channels to end the standoff that began in May suffered a blow when Chinese troops resorted to what were described as “provocative military movements” on the south bank of Pangong Lake during August 29-30.
Updated on Sep 03, 2020 07:12 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi/Beijing |Rezaul H Laskar and Sutirtho Patranobis
Tensions flared in the sensitive sector after the Indian Army occupied key heights on the southern bank of Pangong Lake four days ago to stop PLA from grabbing Indian territory in a stealthy midnight move.
Updated on Sep 03, 2020 05:17 AM IST
Hndustan Times, New Delhi |Rahul Singh and Rezaul H Laskar
The Chinese side, India said, “engaged in provocative military maneuvers in the late night of 29th and on 30th August in an attempt to change the status quo in the South Bank area of Pangong Tso Lake ”.
Updated on Sep 02, 2020 02:57 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Arpan Rai
India on Monday said that it had pre-empted “provocative military movements” by China to change the status quo along the LAC on the southern bank of the Pangong Lake
Updated on Sep 01, 2020 04:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Beijing |Sutirtho Patranobis
The Chinese Army has installed such equipment all along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) and use them effectively to monitor Indian activities and respond quickly whenever they find Indian patrols on the areas claimed by them.
Published on Sep 01, 2020 04:17 PM IST
New Delhi |Asian News International | Posted by Arpan Rai
Jaishankar participated in the online event hours after the Indian Army said it had pre-empted China’s “provocative military movements” to change the status quo along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) on the southern bank of Pangong Lake. However, he didn’t directly refer to the fresh tensions.
Updated on Aug 31, 2020 11:52 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
Besides the heliport in Doklam sector, the Chinese side is also working on two more heliports in Ladakh sector, one in Rutog county near the northern bank of Pangong Lake and another at Tianshuihai near Galwan Valley and Aksai Chin, according to the experts.
Updated on Aug 31, 2020 11:39 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Rezaul H Laskar | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
According to top officials who spoke to HT on Friday on the condition of anonymity, the Indian Army has asserted that the sanctity of the LAC is non-negotiable.
Updated on Aug 15, 2020 06:28 AM IST
External affairs ministry spokesperson Anurag Srivastava outlined India’s position on the need to complete the disengagement process “at the earliest” against the backdrop of reports of China’s reluctance to vacate positions in territory that India considers to be on its side of the LAC.
Updated on Aug 14, 2020 09:58 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Rezaul H Laskar and Sutirtho Patranobis
The Finger Area — a set of eight cliffs jutting out of the Sirijap range overlooking the Pangong Lake — has emerged as the hardest part of the disengagement process with little hope of immediate resolution, officials said.
Updated on Aug 03, 2020 12:02 PM IST
There are those moments of magical glimpses that uplift the sufferance of human existence to a momentary merger with cosmic divinity
Updated on Jul 18, 2020 11:09 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh |Vikram Jit Singh
This is an abdication of political responsibility and opens the doors to future crises in conflicts
Updated on Jun 23, 2020 08:17 PM IST
Twenty Indian soldiers, including a colonel, were killed in a seven-hour brawl in Galwan Valley on Monday night.
Updated on Jun 19, 2020 02:31 PM IST
The Indian army, which has matched the Chinese PLA in terms of manpower and resources at the standoff points, has prepped for a long haul and inducted more troops in the theatre.
Updated on Jun 17, 2020 12:00 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Shishir Gupta
India has decided to hold firm on the border standoff with China along the Line of Actual Control in Ladakh and has moved troops to counter the People’s Liberation Army soldiers.
Updated on Jun 17, 2020 12:07 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Shishir Gupta, Rezaul H Laskar and Rahul Singh
Councillors Raj Bala Malik, Heera Negi and Chandravati Shukla taken to hospital a day after reaching Leh
Published on Sep 27, 2019 01:04 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Vivek Gupta, Chandigarh
The face-off began when soldiers of the People’s Liberation Army objected to the presence of an Indian Army patrol along the lake’s northern border, leading to heated arguments and a scuffle between the two sides, said one of the officers cited above.
Updated on Sep 13, 2019 01:42 AM IST
New Delhi/Beijing |HT Correspondents
As per reports, while the Indian Army was patrolling along the northern bank of the lake when the Chinese troops objected to their presence. A delegation level talks were held that helped de-escalate and fully disengage the stand off, said defence ministry officials.
Updated on Sep 12, 2019 12:52 PM IST
Stationed near Chang La pass which is perched at a height of 5,360 metres (17,590 feet), the 13 men, whose home is the low-lying eastern state of Jharkhand, have little experience of cold climes.
Updated on Jul 10, 2019 02:12 PM IST
Tangtse |Agence France-Presse
33-year-old Pradeep Sangwan is healing the Himalayas one trek at a time through cleanliness drives.
Updated on Mar 06, 2019 04:11 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Naina Arora, New Delhi
Shetty, a district-level kickboxing champion who believes “why should boys have all the fun?”, started learning to ride the bike only a year ago with help from her friends Pratik Marsurkar and Darshan Raghunath.
Published on Jul 29, 2018 01:37 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Ankita G Menon
It was near the strategic Pangong lake, located at a height of more than 4,250 metres near the disputed border between the two countries, that Indian and Chinese soldiers clashed last August over allegations of territorial intrusions.
Updated on Apr 09, 2018 07:58 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Beijing | , BeijingSutirtho Patranobis