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Indian troops take vantage positions along LAC in Ladakh
With trust levels at an all-time low, India is not taking any chances along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh, with troops moving to vantage positions all along the border to detect and deter ingress moves by China.
Massive build up along LAC, Indian Army gears up to face any eventualities
Watch: Massive build up along the LAC. Indian Army gears up to fac...
Our soldiers ready to deal with challenges; will make nation proud: Army Chief on tackling China at LAC
In Ladakh to review the preparedness ...
Ladakh: Unnerving silence as China dithers on military talks, troops hold positions
While there had been sporadic incidents of warning firing in the air on the north and southern banks of Pangong lake prior to the talks, officials said that no aggressive manoeuvre has taken place over the past week though soldiers remain dug in.
India denies Chinese claims of 'warning fire' by Indian Army troops along LAC
China, on Monday alleged that the Indian Army 'illegally' crossed the Line of Actual Control (LAC) near the southern bank of Pangong Tso. Co...
View: Very complex situation on Ladakh front provides no easy way out
The joint statement is structured around disengagement and de-escalation, with no reference to restoring the status quo ante. In recent weeks Indian statements have also ceased to mention this because the immediate need is to prevent an eruption of hostilities because of the close proximity of the amassed troops.
Uneasy calm on Ladakh front as India and China prepare for military talks
An uneasy calm prevails in eastern Ladakh as the two sides have beefed up troops at two key border positions along the banks of the Pangong lake but the Army has not been taking any chances, with surveillance at an all-time high.
India, China agree on 5-point plan for resolving border standoff in eastern Ladakh
The Indian Army and the Chinese People's Liberation Army(PLA) have been locked in a tense standoff in multiple areas along the Line of Actual Control(LAC) in eastern Ladakh since early May.
China should restore status quo ante of April in Ladakh: Jaishankar to Wang Yi
Jaishankar is understood to have told Wang about bilateral agreements on maintaining peace and tranquility along LAC. Wang was also urged to discipline and control PLA’s frontline troops from undertaking provocative actions along LAC.
View: Why there can be no ‘Buffer Zones’ on the LAC
A buffer zone gives a misleading impression that some kind of a neutral area has been created.
India’s diplomatic engagements with China on LAC will be marked by firm approach
The negotiations could be protracted and may last for a while with PLA expanding its presence along LAC in Eastern Ladakh. PLA has increased military activity along LAC in eastern Ladakh’s Galwan Valley, with a slew of soldiers, military vehicles, earth-moving machinery, and structures, according to reports.
LAC disengagement: India to look out for signs of China not abiding by deal
If the dirt-track road the Chinese have built along the Galwan river all the way to the LAC is found to have been “black-topped” to asphalt in coming weeks, or if the People’s Liberation Army begins stocking up provisions and shelters for the winter, these would be read as indications the Chinese want to settle in rather than disengage, top-level officials in government said.
LAC face-off: Government rewrites playbook for expansionist China
Agreements from 1993 onwards built on protocols for maintaining "peace and tranquillity" on a boundary that is not demarcated, allowing each side to largely patrol its established lines. However, the Prime Minister’s remarks in Leh sharpened the reversal of that policy. The bilateral relationship now will depend not on trade and summitry, but on the boundary being respected.
LAC standoff: How India also waged a diplomatic war against China
The breakthrough in India’s attempts to get Beijing to pull back its troops in Galwan Valley came after 2 hours of tense negotiations between NSA AK Doval and China's foreign minister Wang Yi. Doval and Wang, who are special representatives for border talks, have known each other for some time and this helped them focus on the nub of the matter straightaway.
Indian Army to place emergency orders for extreme cold weather tents for soldiers on LAC
The need for the tents is being felt as the deployment on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) is expected to be prolonged as the senior armed forces officers feel that the stand-off is likely to continue at least till September-October timeframe.