Shashikant Sharma

  • Put behind 'unfortunate' 1962 war, China to India February 2, 2013

    New Delhi: China wants India to put behind the 1962 war as an "unfortunate" thing of the past and that the two countries should strengthen their military ties including formalising a border management pact under which their troops will not fire at each other. The Chinese assessment was conveyed to...
  • India, China agree to strengthen military ties January 15, 2013

    Beijing/New Delhi: Top defence officials from China and India met in Beijing on Monday and held talks on strengthening military ties. Xu Qiliang, vice chairman of China's Central Military Commission, met India's Defence Secretary Shashikant Sharma, Xinhua reported. Sharma also met China's Deputy Chief of General Staff Gen. Qi Jianguo, said...
  • India-China military ties top agenda for China visit January 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Resumption of military exercises between the armies of India and China will be high on agenda during the annual defence dialogue starting between the two countries in Beijing on Monday. Defence Secretary Shashikant Sharma is heading a tri-services delegation to China for two-day talks as part of the...
  • Defence Secretary to lead delegation to China next month December 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Defence Secretary Shashikant Sharma will lead a delegation to China next month to discuss the resumption of military exercises between the armed forces of the two countries. The Defenece Secretary will head a tri-services delegation to China on January 14-15 as part of the 5th Annual Defence Dialogue...