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55 years ago: They fought to the last man for India
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55 years ago: They fought to the last man for India

On November 18, 1962, 114 soldiers of the 13th Kumaon fought till the last man, and last bullet, in sub-zero temperatures, to beat back the huge Chinese army. We salute the Heroes of Rezang La. IMAGE: An Indian soldier stands guard over makeshift forts which have been hastily built in Ladakh during the India-China war in 1962. Photograph: Radloff/Three Lions/Getty Images India may have lost the 1962 war with China, but it was not completely a saga of defeat. Hamstrung by an indecisive ... Rediff.com, 5 days ago

Book Excerpts: The Chinese Wanted To Teach India a Lesson

The Invasion It was entirely unexpected that the Chinese would attack. The Indians had observed a massive build-up across the border and there had been several encounters between the Indian Army and the Chinese PLA in the days before the main attack, ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago
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How India twice 'missed' resolving border disputes

'At critical moments an inability to take tough decisions resulted in potentially far-reaching solutions slipping out of our grasp.''If similar opportunities come Narendra Modi's way will he act differently?' asks Karan Thapar. In school we are taught about the turning points of history, but there are occasions when, because of human antipathy, intransigence or folly, history fails to turn and an opportunity to resolve a problem is lost. These are stories that rarely get told. However, Shyam ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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Shadow States: tracing decades of Sino-Indian competition leading up to '62 war

Shadow States , a fascinating account of Sino-Indian competition in the eastern Himalayas from 1910 to 1962, has come out at a time when some say India is still trying to win the 1962 war. The author, Berenice Guyot-Rechard, uses the term “shadow ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago
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