Articles about Nathu La

India, China dig in for long haul, de-escalation seems afar

27 Jun 2020

India
India, China dig in for long haul, de-escalation seems afar

It's been almost two months that Indian and Chinese troops have been engaged in an eyeball-to-eyeball situation in Eastern Ladakh. During this period, a violent clash ensued in Galwan Valley too.

Indo-China clash: Second Major General-level talks begin; troops alerted

18 Jun 2020

India
Indo-China clash: Second Major General-level talks begin; troops alerted

A Major General of the Indian Army spoke to Chinese military officials on Thursday, again, after Wednesday's talks at the same level remained inconclusive.

Indo-China clash: What happened at Galwan Valley? Here's a timeline

17 Jun 2020

India
Indo-China clash: What happened at Galwan Valley? Here's a timeline

In the deadliest clash with the Chinese in decades, 20 Indian soldiers, including a Commanding Officer, were martyred in the Galwan Valley on Monday.

At 75, this 'fighter' trekked to Nathu-la Pass all alone

09 Mar 2019

India
At 75, this 'fighter' trekked to Nathu-la Pass all alone

A trek at 75? Does it even feel like a doable task?

Watch: This teaser from JP Dutta's war-movie 'Paltan' is exceptional

07 Jul 2018

Entertainment
Watch: This teaser from JP Dutta's war-movie 'Paltan' is exceptional

JP Dutta's direction, Rahman's music, tiranga in background and handsome hunks in uniform - pretty dreams are made of stuff like this.

Sikkim: First-batch of Kailash Mansarovar Yatra with 33 pilgrims flagged-off

16 Jun 2018

India
Sikkim: First-batch of Kailash Mansarovar Yatra with 33 pilgrims flagged-off

The first batch of 33 pilgrims, on their way to Kailash Mansarovar via Nathu La pass in Sikkim, has been flagged off from Gangtok today.

First batch of Kailash Manasarovar Yatra with 60 pilgrims flagged-off

11 Jun 2018

India
First batch of Kailash Manasarovar Yatra with 60 pilgrims flagged-off

The first batch of Kailash Manasarovar Yatra-2018 was flagged off today in Delhi by Union Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh.

Sonal Chauhan joins Vidyut Jammwal, Shruti in Mahesh Manjrekar's next

02 Jun 2018

Entertainment
Sonal Chauhan joins Vidyut Jammwal, Shruti in Mahesh Manjrekar's next

"Jannat" star Sonal Chauhan joined the cast of Mahesh Manjrekar's untitled gangster drama. Vidyut Jammwal, Shruti Haasan, Naseeruddin Shah, and Amol Palekar are part of the film which recently started production.

China hints at possible CPEC renaming if India joins in

24 Nov 2017

World
China hints at possible CPEC renaming if India joins in

Last week, the Chinese Ambassador to India, Luo Zhaohui, said his country could rename the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) to address India's concerns.

China ready to maintain peace with India along the border

09 Oct 2017

World
China ready to maintain peace with India along the border

Following Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's maiden visit to Nathu La post in Sikkim on the Sino-Indian border, China said it was ready to maintain peace with India jointly.

Chinese Embassy issues safety advisory for citizens traveling to India

08 Jul 2017

World
Chinese Embassy issues safety advisory for citizens traveling to India

The Chinese Embassy in New Delhi has issued a safety advisory for its citizens travelling to India and the ones staying here amid the simmering Sino-India tensions in the Sikkim sector.

Sikkim stand-off: Know all about Panchsheel pact

07 Jul 2017

World
Sikkim stand-off: Know all about Panchsheel pact

Demanding immediate withdrawal of Indian troops from Doklam, China recently accused India of trampling on the Panchsheel pact.

China says 'atmosphere not right' for Modi-Xi meet at G20

06 Jul 2017

World
China says 'atmosphere not right' for Modi-Xi meet at G20

PM Narendra Modi is unlikely to have a bilateral meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, which begins on July 7.

China may consider alternative routes for Kailash-Mansarovar Yatra

06 Jul 2017

World
China may consider alternative routes for Kailash-Mansarovar Yatra

The Chinese Embassy in New Delhi has conveyed its willingness to discuss the possibility of facilitating the Kailash-Mansarovar Yatra (KMY) through alternative routes.

#SikkimStandoff: Chinese daily says India must be taught 'bitter lesson'

05 Jul 2017

World
#SikkimStandoff: Chinese daily says India must be taught 'bitter lesson'

An editorial published in China's state-owned Global Times said India must be taught a 'bitter lesson'.

India-China relations: A tale of clashing and co-operation

04 Jul 2017

World
India-China relations: A tale of clashing and co-operation

India and China are undoubtedly, two important power centres in today's international arena.

#SikkimStandoff: India, China deploy 3,000 troops each in disputed area

01 Jul 2017

World
#SikkimStandoff: India, China deploy 3,000 troops each in disputed area

The India-China troop face-off along the Sikkim-Bhutan-Tibet tri-junction in Doklam appears to have intensified with both the Indian and Chinese armies deploying 3,000 troops each, in a near eyeball-to-eyeball situation, according to sources.

Remember 1962, stop asking for war: China to India

30 Jun 2017

World
Remember 1962, stop asking for war: China to India

Accusing India of transgressing into its territory, China's People's Liberation Army spokesperson, Wu Qian asked India to remember lessons from its defeat in the 1962 war with China and to stop asking for war.

Sikkim stand-off: Chinese media warns against India's 'arrogance'

28 Jun 2017

World
Sikkim stand-off: Chinese media warns against India's 'arrogance'

Commenting on the tense stand-off between Indian and Chinese troops along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Sikkim, Chinese media recommended that China teach India, the "rules of the game".

Man delivers letters at 14,000 feet between India and China

16 Apr 2017

India
Man delivers letters at 14,000 feet between India and China

Bhim Bahadur Tamang, a postal departmental employee, physically delivers letters every Thursday between India and China at the Nathu La pass in Sikkim, all this in the age of social media and digital communication.