As India matches Chinese strength, situation remains extremely tense at Ladakh

indo-ladakhNew Delhi, Sep 01: The situation continues to remain tense in Ladakh and both the Indian and Chinese armies are matching each other in strength.

The counter offensive by the Indian side has ensured that its troops are dominating the heights along its side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC). While there was no clash that took place on Saturday after, officials are not ruling out a possibility of escalation, officials tell OneIndia.

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Breakthrough evades India-China talks yet again

indo-chin-flagNew Delhi, Aug 21: The meeting between the diplomats of India and China failed to achieve a breakthrough to resolve the military standoff along the Line of Actual Control.

However both sides agreed to sincerely work towards complete disengagement. This was the fourth meeting of the Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination on India-China Border Affairs (WMCC) since the standoff began in May.

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Amidst tensions with China, why the Indo-Japan ACSA agreement is important

modi-sinzoNew Delhi, Aug 18: A much anticipated summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe is scheduled to take place next mont.

The summit would witness the signing of the Acquisition and Cross Servicing Agreement (ACSA). The meeting that comes at a time when India and china are locked in a face-off is likely to take place on September 10.

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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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Kerala Gold Smuggling: NIA digs deeper, makes fresh arrests

kerala-goldNew Delhi, Aug 05: The custodial interrogation of K T Ramees, the prime accused in the Kerala Gold Smuggling case has revealed that he was aided and assisted by co-conspirators Sharafudeen and Shafeeq in collecting the smuggled gold from arrested accused Sandeep Nair at Thiruvananthapuram and further distributing the contraband among other co-conspirators.

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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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India insists on Chinese pullback, but higher level of diplomatic talks would be needed

ladakh-snow-meltingNew Delhi, Aug 03: India has insisted on early and complete disengagement of the Chinese army soldiers from the new areas occupied on the bank of the Pangong Tso.

During the fifth round of military level commander talks held on Sunday, India said that the Chinese PLA should disengage at the Gogra areas as well. Further it was also told to the Chinese to pullback from the Depsang Plains in Eastern Ladakh.

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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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