As PLA remains perched at green top of Finger 4, India set to call China’s bluff

in-chNew Delhi, Aug 14: India is set to call China’s bluff and convey that the PLA is the aggressor. China has been holding routine meetings and projecting normalcy so that India must accept the PLA’s aggression.

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Indian Amb meets top Chinese leader, briefs him about India’s stand on easter Ladakh

vikram-misriNew Delhi, Aug 12: Amidst the rising tensions with China, Ambassador Vikram Misri met with Liu Jianchaou, the deputy director office of the CPC Central Committee Foreign Affairs Commission.

During the meeting, Misri meet Jianchaou of India’s stance on the situation on the borders on easter Ladakh and the overall bilateral relations.

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Amidst boundary tensions, India-Nepal meet next week

modi-oliNew Delhi, Aug 12: A thaw in tensions is expected when Nepal’s foreign secretary Shankar Das Bairagi will lead a team of officials, while the Indian side would be headed by Ambassador Vinay Mohan Kwatra.

The two sides would meet next week to review the projects funded by the Indian government. The meeting will take place through video-conferencing owing to the pandemic. The meeting in all likelihood will be held on August 18.

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New law to protect land rights of people of J&K soon

srinagarNew Delhi, Aug 10: The Centre is considering bringing in a new legislation to protect the land rights of the native people of Jammu and Kashmir.

A Bill to this effect is expected to be tabled in Parliament soon. This is an important move and is aimed at addressing the concerns of the citizens of the Union Territory after. Article 370 was abrogated on August 5 last year.

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NSA Doval led panel discusses sustained diplomatic-political efforts with China

ajit-doval-newNew Delhi, Aug 05: A high powered panel headed by National Security Advisor, Ajit Doval held discussions on the China issue.

The discussions were held following the meeting of the military commanders of India and China on Sunday. The efforts with China will need to be sustained both on the political and diplomatic front officials informed.

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India-China: Disengagement, de-escalation remains a work in progress

in-chNew Delhi, Aug 03: The disengagement and de-escalation is a work in progress between India and China.

During the meeting of the military commanders on Sunday, India said that it wanted immediate disengagement at patrolling point 17 (Gogra) and Pangong Tso fingers. While the de-escalation at these points would be a short term solution, diplomatic channels are looking at a long term solution as well which would ensure that the soldiers of both sides are kept apart.

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Why Nepal’s decision to send its new map to UN is a wasted exercise

kpoli1New Delhi, Aug 02: The Nepal Government’s decision to send its new map including Kalapani, Lipulekh and Limpiyadhura to the United Nations may not yield any results.

First and foremost, the UN will not show any territories and areas claimed by Nepal as its territories.

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As several sticking points remain, India preps for a long haul at Ladakh border

ind-chin3New Delhi, Aug 01: The Indian Army would be looking to enhance deployment on the Ladakh border until total disengagement by the Indian and Chinese armies takes place.

While the Chinese have claimed that disengagement has taken place along the disputed border, India clarified that the same has not taken place at both Pangong Tso and Gogra.

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Pangong Tso, Gogra to feature in 5th military commander level talks

in-chinNew Delhi, July 31: The stand off at Pangong Tso and Patrolling Point 17A at Gogra will be the focus of the fifth military commander level talks between India and China.

The next round of talks is expected in a couple of days, sources have told OneIndia while adding that the ground work is being laid for the same. The talks were initially planned over the weekend, but an official word on the same is still awaited.

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Next Indo-China military level talks only after movement on ground is visible

indo-chin-flagNew Delhi, July 21: The next military commander level talks between India and China will take place only after some movement on the ground is visible.

India wants China to create a buffer and has noted that at PP-17 (Gogra), the gap between the two armies is incomplete. It has been reported that the gap is narrower than the ideal 1.5 kilometres on each side.

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