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  • Rousing rhetoric

    Rousing rhetoric

    While President Biden spoke on a host of issues, his focus was clearly on China which is increasingly being seen as an existential threat to the West ~ to its values and its institutions.

    February 27, 2021
  • India, China decide to push for mutually acceptable resolution of border stand-off

    India, China decide to push for mutually acceptable resolution of border stand-off

    In a joint statement issued today at the end of the 10th round of corps commander level meeting, the two sides ''positively appraised the smooth completion of disengagement of frontline troops in the Pangong Lake area, noting that it was a significant step forward that provided a good basis for resolution of other remaining issues along the LAC in Western Sector.''

    February 22, 2021
  • India can leave China behind in manufacturing: Kejriwal

    India can leave China behind in manufacturing: Kejriwal

    The Delhi Chief Minister also said that the government should encourage people to launch startup projects.

    February 21, 2021
  • India-China hold military talks to discuss further disengagement

    India-China hold military talks to discuss further disengagement

    Friction points like Hot Springs, Gogra and Depsang plains are focus of 10 round of military talks

    February 21, 2021
  • India, China begin military talks to de-escalate tension at Hot Springs, Gogra, Depsang

    India, China begin military talks to de-escalate tension at Hot Springs, Gogra, Depsang

    The representatives during the current round of "corps commander level" meet will also check the status of disengagement at northern and southern banks of the Pangong Lake.

    February 20, 2021
  • LAC: Disengagement phase 1 complete

    LAC: Disengagement phase 1 complete

    China acknowledges losing four troops in Galwan Valley clash; 10th round of military-commander level talks today.

    February 20, 2021
  • Chinese company VIVO back as IPL title sponsor

    Chinese company VIVO back as IPL title sponsor

    The IPL will also likely see crowds this year after encouragement the Indian cricket board (BCCI) got from seeing fans attending the second Test between India and England

    February 18, 2021
  • One issue resolved but others remain

    One issue resolved but others remain

    Once disengagement of both banks of Pangong Tso is complete, discussions on Gogra post and Hot Springs would commence. These are relatively easy to conclude and probably both forces would enhance the gap between themselves and there would be a patrolling block till norms for it are established.

    February 16, 2021
  • Zimbabwe gets its first batch of Covid vaccines from China

    Zimbabwe gets its first batch of Covid vaccines from China

    Zimbabwean Vice President Constantino Chiwenga, together with Chinese Ambassador to Zimbabwe Guo Shaochun, attended the handover ceremony at the airport.

    February 16, 2021
  • Over the Phone

    Over the Phone

    It thus comes about that Biden underlined the need for a “free and open” Pacific and Xi’s caveat suggested that a “confrontation would be a disaster for both nations”.

    February 13, 2021
  • ‘India hasn’t conceded any territory to China’

    ‘India hasn’t conceded any territory to China’

    MoD refutes Rahul Gandhi’s claims of India ceding areas at Pangong to China.

    February 13, 2021
  • Disengagement in Ladakh a welcome development

    Disengagement in Ladakh a welcome development

    Further, in order to support the military effort, the government reacted swiftly in providing the necessary funding when faced with the situation in Ladakh. It granted emergency powers to the Armed Forces wherein the Indian Armed Forces could procure any weapon system below Rs 500 crore.

    February 12, 2021
  • Neighbours’ stutters

    Neighbours’ stutters

    While India persists with its inherent belief in democracy with all its inefficiencies many in the neighbourhood are succumbing to the 'quick fixes' of authoritarian options that come masked under short term attractions of majoritarianism, but are neither successful nor sustainable, in the long run

    February 11, 2021
  • Agreement on disengagement at Pangong Lake reached: Rajnath Singh

    Agreement on disengagement at Pangong Lake reached: Rajnath Singh

    "China will keep its troops to the east of the Finger 8 in the north of Pangong Lake. India will keep its troops at its permanent base near Finger 3," said Rajnath Singh.

    February 11, 2021
  • Indian and Chinese troops disengaging at Pangong Lake, says China

    Indian and Chinese troops disengaging at Pangong Lake, says China

    India and China are engaged in a ten-month-long standoff at the LAC.

    February 10, 2021
  • ‘Quad’ leaders may hold first meet amidst China’s posturing

    ‘Quad’ leaders may hold first meet amidst China’s posturing

    Officially known as the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue, the “Quad” is an informal strategic forum of the four countries which regularly hold dialogue at the ministers' and senior officials' level and also conduct joint military drills.

    February 8, 2021
  • Open seas and respect for international law essential for IOR security: Rajnath

    Open seas and respect for international law essential for IOR security: Rajnath

    “IOR countries have demonstrated mutual respect for a rules-based order and commitment to abide by international law,” he said without directly criticising China which has been involved in disputes with all its neighbours in the disputed sea.

    February 5, 2021