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India, China troop disengagement talks hit roadblock

India, China troop disengagement talks hit roadblock

🕔07:22, 7.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 7 De-escalation at the Line of Actual Control has stopped for now as disengagement talks between India and China have hit a roadblock. China has refused to move back from its present military position north of the

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Standoff with China is likely to be prolonged, says MoD

Standoff with China is likely to be prolonged, says MoD

🕔13:07, 6.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 6  The present stand-off with China is likely to be prolonged, said Defence Ministry in a status report on border tension in Eastern Ladakh. The ministry has put out an update on Chinese aggression on Line of

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India, China to hold 5th round of military talks

India, China to hold 5th round of military talks

🕔10:32, 2.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 2 The fifth round of talks between the Indian and Chinese military representatives to discuss disengagements are set to take place on Sunday in Moldo, even as Beijing has started troop and material build-up in depth areas across

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With safeguard duty in place, govt may lower customs duty levy on solar equipment imports from China

With safeguard duty in place, govt may lower customs duty levy on solar equipment imports from China

🕔17:47, 1.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 1  The government proposes a double layered taxation structure on imports of solar cells and modules in a bid to check proliferation of Chinese equipment in the critical power sector. Two sources in the government said that

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India, China troop disengagement remains uphill task

India, China troop disengagement remains uphill task

🕔18:11, 29.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 29  Prospects of disengagement of troops at the disputed border between India and China appear to be dim and uphill. India claims that Chinese People’s Liberation Army troops have not moved back as per the agreed consensus

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China imports all-time high PVC from India amid border tension

China imports all-time high PVC from India amid border tension

🕔15:17, 29.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 29 Giving rise to an anomalous situation, China imported record high PVC from India in June at a time when the two countries are locked in a tussle at the border amid calls for reducing trade flows. China

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KOLKATA OFFICIAL BRIEFS HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN ON UK-INDIA COVID COLLABORATION

KOLKATA OFFICIAL BRIEFS HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN ON UK-INDIA COVID COLLABORATION

🕔11:37, 26.Jul 2020

Her Majesty The Queen on Friday heard from an Indian consular officer about the close collaboration between the UK and India during the COVID-19 pandemic.   Sanjibita Tariang, who works at the British Deputy High Commission in Kolkata, narrated her experience of helping stranded British

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India, Israel discuss strengthening defence ties further

India, Israel discuss strengthening defence ties further

🕔08:11, 25.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 25  The Defence Ministers of India and Israel on Friday discussed possibilities of strengthening the defence engagements between both the countries. Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and his Israeli counterpart Lt Gen Benjamin Gantz discussed over phone

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Satisfied with India’s cooperation in BRICS, says Russia

Satisfied with India’s cooperation in BRICS, says Russia

🕔19:22, 24.Jul 2020

New Delhi/Moscow, July 24  Over a month after the India-China faceoff along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh, Russia on Thursday said that it is satisfied with India’s cooperation at BRICS — the multilateral forum which includes

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Concerted India-US efforts can protect interests against China: Pompeo

Concerted India-US efforts can protect interests against China: Pompeo

🕔18:43, 23.Jul 2020

New York, July 23  US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that he was confident that through “concerted effort”, India and the US can protect their interests in the face of China’s “unacceptable behavior”. Calling India “a key

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US asks China to shut its consulate in Houston in 72 hours

US asks China to shut its consulate in Houston in 72 hours

🕔17:43, 22.Jul 2020

New Delhi/Washington, July 22  In an unprecedented move, the US on Wednesday abruptly asked China to shut its consulate in Houston within 72 hours. Confirming this on social media, Hu Xijin, the editor of the Global Times, the mouthpiece of

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India eyes FTAs with Latin America to support domestic EV plan

India eyes FTAs with Latin America to support domestic EV plan

🕔07:27, 22.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 22  India proposes a major shift in its foreign trade policy, that will explore free trade agreements (FTAs) only with countries that can support its ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’ mission and provide it necessary raw materials, critical components and

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IAF to get Rafale boost amid India-China standoff

IAF to get Rafale boost amid India-China standoff

🕔18:17, 20.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 20 At least five out of the first batch of 36 Rafale fighter aircraft are likely to join the Indian Air Force (IAF) by July end, providing it much-needed muscle amid a depleting fighter strength. The Indian Army

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China contract terminated, DFCCIL to go for Indian firm

China contract terminated, DFCCIL to go for Indian firm

🕔17:21, 18.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 18  In a follow up to Aatmanirbhar Bharat (Self-Reliant India), the Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation India Ltd will give the work of the signalling on 417 km route of the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor to Indian companies

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Disengagement at LAC with China intricate, requires constant verification: Army

Disengagement at LAC with China intricate, requires constant verification: Army

🕔14:27, 16.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 16  The Indian Army on Thursday stated that the disengagement process at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) with China is intricate and “requires constant verification”. It also emphasised that India is taking the de-escalation process forward

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India, China talk disengagement at Pangong Lake, Depsang

India, China talk disengagement at Pangong Lake, Depsang

🕔18:28, 14.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 14  India and China military delegates hold talks on Tuesday about disengagement and de-escalation of troops and materials at the borders in eastern Ladakh. Both the countries are locked in ten week long stand-off at multiple points,

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China, India stand very differently at UN: Akbaruddin

China, India stand very differently at UN: Akbaruddin

🕔18:08, 12.Jul 2020

Hyderabad, July 12  India’s former permanent representative at the United Nations, Syed Akbaruddin on Saturday said countries like China and India stand very differently at the UN, in terms of their perspective and approach. Akbaruddin was speaking during an online

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India assures support for Rohingyas’ repatriation: B’desh

India assures support for Rohingyas’ repatriation: B’desh

🕔18:06, 12.Jul 2020

Dhaka, July 12  India supports Bangladesh’s stand on repatriation of Myanmar’s forcibly displaced Rohingyas as it seeks a sustainable and lasting solution to the crisis, Bangladesh Foreign Minister, Dr A.K. Abdul Momen said. In an exclusive interview to IANS, Abdul

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India, China are partners not rivals: Chinese Ambassador

India, China are partners not rivals: Chinese Ambassador

🕔19:11, 10.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 10  Amid ongoing tension along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh, Chinese Ambassador to India, Sun Weidong, on Friday said that India and China should be partner and not rivals. Weidong released a video

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No pullback of Chinese troops, materiel from Pangong Lake, Depsang

No pullback of Chinese troops, materiel from Pangong Lake, Depsang

🕔17:16, 7.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 7 The Indian military sees no pullback of Chinese People’s Liberation Army troops and materiel from Pangong Lake and Depsang in eastern Ladakh, sources said on Tuesday. The disengagement of Indian and Chinese troops has happened in Galwan

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