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31 January, 2018 4:56 PM Home Ministry allots ₹370 crore to strengthen border infrastructure

BSF, ITBP will build bunkers, fortify border out-posts and construct special climate- controlled huts Laying emphasis on building infrastructure along the Indo-Pak and Sino-India borders, the government has sanctioned nearly ₹370 crore to the BSF and the ITBP for construction of bunkers and special climate- controlled huts in forward areas, an official 37

7 January, 2018 7:43 PM Centre okays construction of 14,000 bunkers along LoC, IB

Jammu: Over 14,000 community and individual bunkers would be constructed along the Line of Control (LoC) and the International Border (IB) for border residents facing Pakistani shelling in Jammu division, officials said today. While 7298 bunkers would be constructed along the LoC in the twin districts of Poonch and Rajouri, 7162 underground bunkers would 32

9 October, 2017 12:56 AM Sitharaman to visit Sikkim today

Defence Minister’s trip to northeast comes amid reports of increased Chinese presence in Doklam Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is to begin a crucial tour of the northeast on Saturday, even as as the Opposition Congress launched an aggressive attack on the Narendra Modi government over its handling of the border situation with China. According to officials 43

7 October, 2017 2:13 PM Nirmala Sitharaman surveys Doklam, Nathula

Review comes amid reports of significant Chinese presence not far from Doklam standoff point Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday made an aerial survey of the Doklam-Nathula stretch and reviewed the situation along the India-China border. The review comes in the face of reports of significant Chinese presence not very far from the Doklam standoff 92

7 October, 2017 8:48 AM Rahul wants Modi to 'explain' China's road construction in Doklam

New Delhi: The Congress has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "explain" to the nation what was happening at Doklam and state his government's policy on the issue. Rahul Gandhi took a swipe at the Prime Minister, demanding an explanation about the new road construction being undertaken by China instead of continuing with his "chest thumping" 174 1

7 October, 2017 7:34 AM Rahul Gandhi Demands 'Explanation' From PM Modi Over China's New Road In Doklam

"Modiji, once you're done thumping your chest, could you please explain this?" Mr Gandhi tweeted, tagging an NDTV news report headlined, "With 500 Soldiers On Guard, China Expands Road In Doklam". The Congress has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "explain" to the nation what was happening at Doklam and state his government's policy on the issue 112

4 October, 2017 5:07 PM China puts more boots at Doklam

Conclave of Indian Army Commanders next week to discuss military preparedness A conclave of Army Commanders next week is set to discuss military preparedness along the China border, amid indications that the Chinese may have beefed up their presence near the Doklam standoff site since the disengagement more than a month ago. According to sources in the Indian 21

2 October, 2017 9:59 AM Two children killed as Pakistan violates ceasefire

Two minors were today killed and 12 civilians injured in cross-border shelling by Pakistan along the LoC in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, a senior government official said. Five children were among the injured, the youngest being five-year-old Zobia Kousar who was airlifted to a hospital in Jammu in a helicopter. The latest ceasefire violation 9

31 August, 2017 6:44 AM How India, China compromise: A look at how standoffs before Doklam were resolved

Doklam standoff was the fourth such military face-off between India and China in the last four years along their borders, most of which is not clearly demarcated. The previous three were resolved in around three weeks while Doklam standoff continued for 70 days. Doklam standoff was the second such incident since the Narendra Modi government was sworn 86

15 August, 2017 4:47 AM No signs of thaw in Doklam standoff as China unlikely to attend Border Personnel Meeting

Before the Border Personnel Meeting is conducted, both the sides usually give a confirmation on it a few days in advance, but this time the Chinese side reportedly did not respond to the invitation. Amid the Doklam standoff, which has been going on for almost two months now, the Indian and Chinese military representatives will not hold the Border Personnel 61