Ladakh

  • UT status to Ladakh will dilute J~~amp;amp;K's special status: Mehbooba Mufti 16-04-2014 06:44 PM

    Peoples' Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday hit out at Congress for including the demand for a Union Territory status to Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, saying such a move will not only divide the state but dilute its special status as well. "Such a move will not only divide...
  • Chinese troops make fresh attempt to violate border with India 19-03-2014 10:29 AM

    New Delhi: Chinese troops made a fresh attempt to violate the border with India in Chumar area in Ladakh. Nearly 20 Chinese soldiers said they were on a reconnaissance mission. They retreated only after the Indo-Tibet Border Police and Army jawans formed a human wall to block them. The incident...
  • CJ report results in better road connectivity in Ladakh 06-01-2014 10:32 AM

    CJ Tashi Namgyal has highlighted many issues facing Ladakh town. His reports have yielded positive results as the road connectivity among other issues have been improved after Tashi took up the issue on the Citizen Journalist show. ...
  • CJ teaser- The best of CJ in 2013 04-01-2014 01:52 PM

    We rewind the year gone by and play the best CJ reports which shook those in power and forced them to act. Catch the Part II of our year end show at 9:30 PM. ...
  • Three Indians apprehended by Chinese troops at LaC 16-12-2013 12:22 AM

    New Delhi: In perhaps, what is the first ever such incident along the Line of Actual Control, the Chinese troops apprehended three Indian nationals in Chumar area of Ladakh well inside the Indian territory and took them to their side of the border. The three people had crossed the borders...
  • J&K: Cold wave continues, night temperature remains below freezing point 29-11-2013 04:06 PM

    Cold wave conditions continued in several parts of Kashmir as the weather remained dry and the night temperature in Ladakh region and most parts of the Valley stayed below freezing point. The minimum temperatures are expected to fall further as the MeT Department has said the weather would remain dry...
  • New Chinese monitoring station in Ladakh 05-11-2013 11:19 AM

    With IAF now able to operate C-130 Hercules transport aircraft at high-altitude Daulat Beg Oldie (DBO) sector in Ladakh, China is reported to have built a radar station on its side of the border ostensibly to monitor movement of Indian planes over the area. The structure, according to official sources...
  • Women filmmakers capable of making hardcore films: Aparna Sen 16-09-2013 11:05 AM

    Leh: Veteran actress-director Aparna Sen feels women filmmakers are equally talented to make hardcore films like action and war, as their male counterparts. Aparna, 67, is the winner of three National Film Awards and eight international film festival awards. She is the jury chairperson of Ladakh International film festival this...
  • 'The Frontier Gandhi' gets standing ovation at Ladakh Film Fest 15-09-2013 01:41 PM

    Leh: 'The Frontier Gandhi - Badshah Khan, a Torch for Peace', a documentary about Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan, the founder of a pacifist movement among Pakhtuns, had its first screening in the country Saturday at the ongoing Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF) and got a standing ovation. 'The Frontier Gandhi',...
  • Gulzar opens Ladakh film fest, Omar Abdullah absent 13-09-2013 01:39 PM

    Leh: Noted lyricist-writer-filmmaker Gulzar Friday lit the lamp to open the second edition of the Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF) here in Jammu and Kashmir Friday in the presence of other film icons, ministry dignitaries and officials. However, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, who was slated to be...
  • Not an inch of territory will be ceded to China: Antony 06-09-2013 11:43 PM

    New Delhi: Under all-round attack, government on Friday told Parliament that not an inch of the country's territory will be ceded to China and the army is free to act in case of any dispute. Defence Minister AK Antony said capacities, including military capabilities, are rapidly being built along the...
  • NSAB report didn't say China intruded into India: Antony 06-09-2013 01:34 PM

    New Delhi: The issue of Chinese border incursion rocked Parliament on Friday with parties demanding the government's statement. Defence Minister AK Antony clarified that the National Security Advisory Board chairman Shyam Saran in his report to the Prime Minister's Office did not say that China has occupied any part of...
  • National Security Advisory Board chief denies Chinese incursion reports 06-09-2013 08:24 AM

    New Delhi: National Security Advisory Board chief Shyam Saran denied media reports about Chinese incursions along the Line of Actual Control on Thursday. According to media reports an official NSAB probe report submitted to the Prime Minister's Office had said that Indian troops are not being allowed to patrol the...
  • Chinese troops not allowing India to patrol LAC: Reports 05-09-2013 11:28 PM

    The National Security Advisory Board in its report on Chinese incursion has pointed out that the Indian troops are not allowed to patrol the Line of Actual Control (LAC), said reports. The report submitted to PMO says that the 640 sq km of Indian territory has been occupied by China....
  • 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' to be screened at Ladakh film fest 28-08-2013 04:14 PM

    New Delhi: 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' and documentary 'The Frontier Gandhi: Badshah Khan, a Torch for Peace' will be screened as a part of the Green Carpet Premiere at the second edition of Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF) to be held at Leh in Jammu and Kashmir next month. "We are...
  • Chinese incursions won't be dealt with through diplomatic routes: MEA 21-08-2013 06:30 PM

    New Delhi: Amidst reports of fresh incursions Chinese troops into the Indian territory in the Chagalgam area of Arunachal Pradesh, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said that the matter will not be taken up via diplomatic channels."We do not take up non events in diplomatic practice. What has happened...
  • IAF lands Super Hercules at the highest airstrip in the world 20-08-2013 05:03 PM

    Ladakh: The Indian Air Force on Tuesday landed a C130J-30 Super Hercules aircraft at the world's highest airstrip - the Daulat Beg Oldie in Jammu and Kashmir. The landing is very significant as it is a major show of strength by the IAF in a region where the Chinese troops...
  • Army troops sight UFO in Ladakh again 18-08-2013 02:21 PM

    New Delhi: Indian Army troops have sighted mysterious unidentified flying objects (UFOs) in the Ladakh sector along the Line of Actual Control with China. On August 4, the UFO was sighted by Army troops in Lagan Khel area in Demchok in Ladakh area in the evening and a report was...
  • CJ Appeals for Better Roads in Ladakh 11-08-2013 11:58 AM

    CJ Tashi reveals the sad state of roads and transport in Ladakh. ...
  • Indian Army plays down China's dare in Ladakh 05-08-2013 11:14 AM

    New Delhi: The Indian Army has played down China's dare in the Ladakh sector, saying all issues will be resolved through existing mechanism following reports that Indian troops were stopped from patrolling posts inside their own territory in by soldiers of People's Liberation Army (PLA). Army sources have indicated to...
  • Chinese troops stop Army from patrolling in Indian territory 04-08-2013 08:03 PM

    Leh/New Delhi: Amid a spate of incursions by China in Ladakh, its troops are also resorting to tactics like preventing Indian Army from patrolling posts in this sector along the border which was well within India's territory. In what is being described as an aggressive approach by China, the tactics...
  • India, China meet to discuss peace, tranquility on border, says MEA 24-07-2013 07:50 AM

    New Delhi: India and China held talks in New Delhi on Tuesday amidst the repeated reports of incursions by the Chinese Army. The meeting between the two countries was the third of the joint mechanism on border affairs. The Ministry of External Affairs damped down the speculation that a breakthrough...
  • I don't think 1962 Chinese invasion can be repeated: Surya Gangadharan 23-07-2013 05:47 PM

    Chinese incursions continue across the LAC as fresh incursions are reported from North Sikkim, Ladakh and other sectors. Is India well poised to neutralise any possible threat? CNN-IBN's international affairs editor Surya Gangadharan joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. Our political leaders have never spoken in...
  • India-China border talks to begin today as Chinese incursions continue 23-07-2013 08:53 AM

    New Delhi: After months of border tensions along the Line of Actual Control, the India-China Joint Mechanism on border issues will meet in Delhi on Tuesday for two days of talks. The meet comes days after the Indian government cleared a proposal to set up a new military unit to...
  • India, China hold talks to discuss peace, tranquility on the LAC 23-07-2013 02:00 AM

    New Delhi: India and China began talks on Monday in New Delhi amidst fresh border tensions with more reports of incursions by Chinese troops in Chumar sector in Ladakh. However the Ministry of External Affairs has said that the peace and tranquillity on the border are on the agenda not...
  • Chinese troops had crossed LAC in Ladakh: Army sources 21-07-2013 11:51 AM

    New Delhi: Army sources have confirmed an intrusion by Chinese troops on July 16-17 in the Daulat Beg Oldi Sector in eastern Ladakh last week. The intrusion took place at roughly the same place where the 20-day face off with Chinese troops took place in April. "Intrusion did occur by...
  • Chinese helicopters didn't cross the LAC in Chumar: sources 15-07-2013 11:23 AM

    New Delhi: There are conflicting reports of intrusion by the Chinese in southern Ladakh. It appears that two Chinese military helicopters did not enter Indian airspace while it was alleged earlier that they flew over the Chumar Sector on July 11. Sources said that the helicopters were sighted flying alongside...
  • China defends latest Ladakh incursion, says PLA was patrolling its side of LAC 10-07-2013 06:53 PM

    Beijing: Virtually defending the latest incursion by the PLA in the Chumar sector in Ladakh, China on Wednesday said its troops were patrolling on its side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) and asserted that "status quo" should not be changed pending a final settlement. "I have seen the...
  • BJP calls for tough stand on Chinese incursions 10-07-2013 03:46 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP has called for tough stand against China following fresh incursion by its soldiers into the Indian territory. Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha said that Chinese troops infiltrated into the Indian territory in Ladakh and broke a camera set up by the Indian Army at the Line...
  • Chinese incursions: India needs to resolve border issue soon 10-07-2013 12:25 PM

    New Delhi: In yet another case of cross-border incursion, Chinese troops infiltrated into the Indian territory in Ladakh and broke a camera set up by the Indian Army at the Line of Actual Control (LAC). These cameras were of high resolution and had been put up by the Indian soldiers...