Indian Border

  • IB, RAW, Army ex-chiefs to make joint statement on security issues 09-08-2013 01:47 PM

    New Delhi: Around 15 former Army chiefs, Foreign Secretaries, Home Secretaries and Intelligence Bureau and RAW chiefs will issue a joint statement on Friday on national security issues. They claimed that there was a crisis on the Indian border that the government was not addressing. Recently, five Indian soldiers were...
  • Connecting the dots: The Raki Nulla face-off, Li Keqiang's visit 20-05-2013 11:50 AM

    "Tensions along the Line of Actual Control don't give leverage unless you stay there," said a senior diplomat with long experience of China. And China didn't stay on at Raki Nulla in eastern Ladakh during the face off last month, raising the question as to why it happened in the...
  • Chinese incursion: India will take steps, says Antony 22-04-2013 01:35 PM

    New Delhi: India will take "every step" to protect its interests to resolve the situation arising out of deep incursion by Chinese troops into Indian territory in eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister AK Antony said on Monday. "We are taking every action to protect our interest. ...We will take every step...
  • Chinese troops intrude into Indian territory 19-04-2013 11:40 PM

    Leh/New Delhi: In a deep incursion, Chinese troops have entered the Indian territory in Daulat Beg Oldi(DBO) sector in eastern Ladakh and erected a tented post, setting the stage for a face-off with Indian troops. A Platoon-strength contingent of China's People's Liberation Army(PLA) came 10 km inside the Indian territory...
  • Need to remain vigilant along borders: Antony 15-10-2011 05:53 PM

    New Delhi: The foiled terror plot in Ambala, possibly aimed at targeting the national capital, was just a "tip of the iceberg", Defence Minister A K Antony said on Saturday, cautioning people to remain vigilant in the prevailing "sensitive and delicate" atmosphere. "Ambala incident is a tip of iceberg. The...
  • Afghanistan suicide attack: Three bombers arrested 13-04-2008 01:05 PM

    In sports, nothing is more disturbing than a losing run. Though in hindsight, defeat is like radar that detects dangers. But if those manning the radar don't notice the red light blinking, the doom draws closer. India's coach Duncan Fletcher has committed that mistake and is now scrambling to find...
  • 2 Indian engineers killed in Afghanistan blast 12-04-2008 09:35 PM

    Ahead of the Ranji Trophy final vs Tami Nadu, Rajasthan bat Aakash Chopra refuses suggestions that there is little awareness about the tournament in the country. ...