Army conducts Airborne exercise in sensitive Siliguri Corridor near China
The exercise involved advanced free-fall techniques; insertion, surveillance and targeting practice and seizing of key objectives by going behind enemy lines. Siliguri Corridor is the strategically important region near the country's northern border with China that also borders Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh. The exercise involved advanced free-fall techniques; insertion, surveillance and targeting practice and seizing of key objectives by going behind enemy lines.
NSA Doval's message to Wang Yi - Complete disengagement in Eastern Ladakh to normalise India-China ties
That the restoration of the status quo ante along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) was a precondition for the normalisation of the India-China relationship was unambiguously stated during talks between National Security Adviser, Ajit Doval and China's visiting Foreign Minister and state councillor, Wang Yi. Sources told Indian Narrative that NSA Doval apprised Wang about the urgency of complete disengagement in remaining areas along the LAC.
Jaishankar meets Chinese FM; discusses Russia-Ukraine war
External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Friday met his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi here, and discussed the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war. Both leaders have agreed on diplomacy and dialogue to resolve the crisis. "On Ukraine, we discussed our respective approaches and perspective but agreed that diplomacy and dialogue must be the priority," Jaishankar said at a press conference after the meeting.
Could visit China after border dispute resolved: NSA Doval
Earlier on Friday, Wang met Doval in the latter's office in South Block. This is the first visit by a high-level Chinese diplomat to India since the border dispute in eastern Ladakh erupted over two years ago. So far, 15 rounds of military talks have taken place to resolve the issue.
Chinese FM meets Doval, Jaishankar in Delhi
Just a day after his trip to Kabul, visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Friday met National Security Adviser Ajit Doval and External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar here. Wang first met Doval at the latter's office in South Block, after which he and Jaishankar proceeded to hold delegation-level talks. The Chinese Minister arrived in Delhi from Kabul around 8 p.m. on Thursday and according to sources, trade and the pending border dispute in Ladakh will feature in the talks.
Trade, border dispute in focus as Chinese Foreign Minister lands in Delhi
Yi is scheduled to meet Foreign Minister S. Jaishankar and National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval on Friday. This is the first high-level Chinese diplomatic visit to India in over two years since the border dispute began between the two countries in Eastern Ladakh. So far, 15 rounds of military-level talks have taken place between the two sides to resolve the issue.
16 Chinese nationals granted Indian citizenship since 2007: Govt
A total 16 Chinese nationals have granted Indian citizenship since 2007 while 10 applications are pending with the government, the Parliament was informed on Wednesday. As per data available in the online citizenship module, 10 applications of Chinese nationals are pending for grant of citizenship, Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai told the Rajya Sabha
India, China militaries to hold 15th round of border talks on March 11
India and China are set for the 15th round of Corps Commander level talks later this week to resolve the border dispute, sources in the defence ministry said on Tuesday. Source said: "India and China have mutually decided to hold the 15th round of Corps Commander level talks at the Indian side of Chushul Moldo Meeting Point on March 11, 2022. Fourteen rounds of talks till now have resulted in the resolution of the North and South Bank of Pangong Tso, Galwan and Gogra Hot Spring areas.
Centre to ban 54 Chinese apps posing threat to national security
According to sources, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), has identified these applications which belong to major Chinese tech companies like Tencent, Alibaba and NetEase and the applications include such as Sweet Selfie HD, Beauty Camera - Selfie Camera, Equalizer & Bass Booster, Tencent Xriver, ect.
No date decided yet for next India-China Corps Commander-level talks: MEA
"As you know that the senior Commander-level talks between India and China were held last month. Both sides mutually agreed for the resolution of all the issues of conflict between the two nations as early as possible and go ahead to take initiatives to maintain peace along the LAC. They also talked about ways to strengthen the bilateral relations between India and China," said Arindam Bagchi, the official spokesperson for the Ministry of External Affairs.