India test fires Agni V ballistic missile capable of hitting targets beyond 5,400 km amid tensions with China
New Delhi/IBNS: India has successfully carried out night trials of the Agni V nuclear-capable ballistic missile which can hit targets beyond 5,400 km, media reports said quoting sources in the Defence Ministry said on Thursday.
Last Rafale fighter aircraft lands in India amid border tension with China
New Delhi/UNI: Amid increasing tensions with China along the LAC in Arunachal Pradesh, the last of the 36 IAF Rafale fighter aircrafts landed in India on Thursday.
'Multilateral platforms are being misused to justify, protect perpetrators of terrorism': S Jaishankar's veiled attack on China, Pak at UN
New York/IBNS: In a veiled attack on neighbouring China and Pakistan, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday said multilateral platforms are being misused to justify and protect perpetrators of terrorism during an open debate at the UN Security Council.
Jitendra Singh says India is not reliant on China for accessing rare earth minerals
New Delhi: Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh on Wednesday said that India is not reliant on China for accessing rare earth minerals.
Fully support India: US sends strong message to China on Tawang clash
Washington: The US on Tuesday slammed China over the recent conflict with India and said it continues to closely watch developments along the line of actual control at the India-China border at the Tawang Sector of Arunachal Pradesh.
No one can capture an inch of India’s land: Union Home Minister Amit Shah
New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday categorically said that the Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre won’t let anyone capture even an inch of the country's land till it is in power.
Tawang clash: Timely intervention forced Chinese soldiers back, says Rajnath Singh
New Delhi/IBNS/UNI: Timely intervention of the troops on ground forced the Chinese soldiers back to their positions, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday in his address to Parliament on the India-China border clash which broke out in Arunachal Pradesh's Tawang a day ago.
India-China border issue: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to make statement in Parliament over Tawang clash
New Delhi/UNI: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will make a statement in both Houses of Parliament on Tuesday over the face-off between Indian and Chinese troops in Tawang Sector of Arunachal Pradesh, the government said.
India, China troops engage in brief clash at Tawang Sector of Arunachal Pradesh, both sides disengage
New Delhi/IBNS: Indian and Chinese troops briefly clashed at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Arunachal Pradesh last week before disengaging, media reports said Monday.
Russia refuses to give Pakistan same oil discount as India: Reports
Moscow/IBNS: Russia has refused to sell crude oil to Pakistan at the rate at which it is sold to India by citing existing contracts with major buyers, media reports said on Saturday.
Gen Bipin Rawat was resolute during tough situation with China: NSA Ajit Doval
New Delhi/ UNI: General Bipin Rawat was resolute and determined to send the Chinese back during a tough situation with China in 2017, National Security Adviser Ajit Doval revealed on Thursday apparently referring to the Doklam faceoff between Indian and Chinese troops.
Indian Navy aims to become Aatm Nirbhar by 2047: R Hari Kumar
New Delhi: The Indian Navy has assured the government that it will become Aatm Nirbhar by 2047, Admiral R Hari Kumar said here during his annual interaction with the media on Saturday ahead of Navy Day.
Chinese growth story is facing a serious headwind
Beijing: China’s exports fell by 0.3% in October 2022 from a year ago in dollar terms, missing analysts’ expectations for a decent increase.
PM Modi, Xi Jinping shake hands first time since Eastern Ladakh clash
Bali/UNI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and China's President Xi Jinping on Tuesday shook hands and exchanged courtesies at the conclusion of the G20 dinner hosted by Indonesian President Joko Widodo.
India might soon surpass China in number of US visa issued by 2023
New Delhi: A senior US Embassy official said India is expected to surpass neighbour China in getting the number of US visas by 2023 and will be ranked two in the issuance of visas after Mexico.