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31 March, 2018 11:06 AM India Steps Up Troop Deployment Along Border With China In Arunachal Pradesh

Military officials said India is also strengthening its surveillance mechanism to keep an eye on Chinese activities along the borders in the strategically sensitive Tibetan region. Kibithu, Arunachal Pradesh: India has deployed more troops and significantly increased patrolling in the mountainous terrains of Dibang, Dau-Delai and Lohit valleys along 54

25 March, 2018 10:38 AM India talks tough to China, says we are alert and ready for any situation in Doklam

Dehradun: India is ready to take on any unforeseen situation in Doklam, said Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday. The statement comes days after Chinese President Xi Jinping said they are prepared to fight a bloody battle against its enemies. On Saturday Indian envoy Gautam Bambawale claimed that any attempt by China to change the status quo along 60

21 March, 2018 6:23 PM Rahul Gandhi Slams PM Modi Over Reports Of China Ploy In Doklam

In a sarcastic comment, Rahul Gandhi also gave Prime Minister Modi some options to deal with the issue. New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over reports that claim China has found an alternate route to Doklam. "In Doklam, it's China season again. How will Modi Ji react this time? Mr Gandhi tweeted 45

12 March, 2018 4:29 PM Nirmala Sitharaman to visit China in April

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday that she will visit China in April. “Yes, it is going to be probably in late April,” she said in response to questions from the media on the sidelines of a seminar on ammunition management in the Army. However, she added that the agenda is yet to be finalised. Last week, the Defence Ministry officials 39

7 March, 2018 5:08 PM India-China trade hits a record $84.4 billion

The India-China bilateral trade has reached $84.44 billion last year, a historic high, notwithstanding bilateral tensions over a host of issues, including the Doklam standoff. A rare novelty of the bilateral trade, otherwise dominated by the Chinese exports, was about 40% increase of Indian exports to China in 2017 totalling to $16.34 billion, data of the Chinese 34

22 February, 2018 6:15 AM Kailash Mansarovar Yatra registration begins, to continue till March 23

New Delhi: The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra will this year take place through the two traditional routes -- Nathua La Pass in Sikkim and Lipulekh Pass in Uttarakhand -- and the registration process for the annual pilgrimage has started, the External Affairs Ministry announced on Wednesday. The announcement comes after China said it would allow the Nathu 64

14 February, 2018 3:00 AM Pakistan is a 'chhutputiya' nation, this is not war: BJP MP Dharmendra Pradhan on terror attacks

Dismissing Pakistan as a 'chhutputiya' or tiny nation, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan dismissed the idea of an impending war with India's neighbour nation. NEW DELHI: Dismissing Pakistan as a 'chhutputiya' or tiny nation, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan dismissed the idea of an impending war with India's neighbour nation. “Pakistan is a chhutputiya 110

7 February, 2018 2:59 PM PM Narendra Modi's speech in Lok Sabha was not the longest: List of other recent long speeches

Budget speeches are usually the longest in Parliament. NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra's Modi's speech in Lok Sabha on Wednesday was unusually long. It lasted 1 hour and 31 minutes. While the longest speeches in the history of the Parliament of India are usually Budget speeches, there have been occasions when leaders have taken their sweet time to make all the points 43

29 January, 2018 1:40 AM S Jaishankar retires today; Vijay Gokhale set to take charge as Foreign Secretary

NEW DELHI: Seasoned diplomat Vijay Keshav Gokhale, who played a key role in resolving the Doklam standoff with China, will take charge as the next foreign secretary on Monday, succeeding S Jaishankar. A 1981-batch Indian Foreign Service officer, Gokhale is currently serving as the secretary (economic relations) in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) 47

28 January, 2018 10:25 PM Vijay Gokhale, Who Helped Resolve Doklam Standoff, To Take Charge As Foreign Secretary Today

New Delhi: Vijay Gokhale, a seasoned diplomat who played a key role in resolving the Doklam standoff with China, will take charge as the next foreign secretary today, succeeding S Jaishankar. A 1981-batch Indian Foreign Service officer, Vijay Gokhale is currently serving as the secretary (economic relations) in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) 47