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As Gorkha leaders, Mamata continue to spar, Gorkhaland crisis seems nowhere close to abating

As Gorkha leaders, Mamata continue to spar, Gorkhaland crisis ...

Because of the recent standoff with China over Doka La, the strategic importance of the Siliguri corridor cannot be overlooked. but is New Delhi taking an interest in the demand for a Gorkhaland from this perspective? The post As Gorkha leaders, Mamata ... First, 1 week ago

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Modi needs to calm down India's north east urgently

'If the nub of India's sensitivity over the Chinese presence in Doklam is the enhanced threat to the Siliguri Corridor, a vital link to the northeast, does it serve the national purpose to have the districts along it, and then much of the tribal northeast, in turmoil?' asks Shekhar Gupta. IMAGE: Soldiers on the streets of Darjeeling after the indefinite bandh called by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha demanding a separate Gorkhaland state.Photograph: PTI Photo The past few weeks have exposed us to ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Doklam disengagement: a victory for India, but China won't forget this  catchnews.com3 weeks ago Doklam: Withdrawal of Indian troops almost complete, army won't lower its guards  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago India-China stand-off: No reduction in Indian troop strength at the face-off  Deccan Herald1 month ago
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Akash missiles, aimed at downing Chinese fighter jets in northeast, not installed: CAG

Indigenously built Akash, surface-to-air missiles that were to be positioned in the vulnerable Siliguri corridor (also referred to as the Chicken's neck) to take-down incoming Chinese Air Force fighters, have not been installed, says a CAG report.
 India Today1 month ago

Sikkim standoff: Strategic importance of Siliguri corridor and why India should be wary of China

As the Indian and Chinese armies face-off over the construction of a road on Bhutanese land, this piece examines the strategic importance of the disputed territory. The post Sikkim standoff: Strategic importance of Siliguri corridor and why India should be ...
 First Post.com2 months ago Why China wanted to grab Bhutan's land  Rediff.com2 months ago China showing 'aggressive posture' as India getting closer to U.S.: Experts  Sify2 months ago Road construction has serious implications, India tells China  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Northeast may get more support from Japan

Japan is likely to commit its support to several infrastructure projects in the Northeastern states during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's summit with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe in Gandhinagar. With the recent India-China military face-off in Doklam ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago

Will China resume building roads in Doklam?

'While overall this is a face saving deal just before the BRICS meeting in Xiamen, any forward military movement at Doklam once again could bring the two Asian giants at loggerheads,' says China expert Srikanth Kondapalli. In a surprise move, India announced on Monday, August 28, afternoon that the 'ongoing' and 'expeditious disengagement of border personnel' from the Doklam area which witnessed a standoff between an estimated 200 to 300 troops each at the tri-junction area of ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

India can take on China under any circumstances, says Baba Ramdev

[India], Aug 18 (ANI): Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Friday criticized ,China over the ongoing military impasse on the Doklam Plateau and described Indiaas a self contented and contained country that could take on China under any circumstances. He said, "India is ...
 Sify1 month ago 'China adopting South China Sea strategy in Doklam'  Sify1 month ago China should drop road plan for troops pullout, says Centre  Deccan Herald2 months ago China claims Doklam Plateau in Bhutan to gain strategic edge over India  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Army's planned aviation base in north Bengal, stuck in land price negotiation

Indian Armys plan to open up an aviation base in the northern parts of West Bengal has hit a roadblock with the state government jacking up the land price by almost 15 times from the base value. The stalled negotiations that began nearly five years ago ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Battle ready?

Gautam Datt India’s military capability to take on two adversarial neighbours has suddenly popped out of pages of war doctrines, morphing into a real threat. Gautam Dutt reports Far away from the choppy waters of the monsoon-hit Arabian Sea, US navy’s ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago

Chinese troops transgress into Barahoti in Uttarakhand

Gautam Datt City: New Delhi Just as National Security Advisor Ajit Doval’s visit to Beijing failed to end Doklam deadlock, Chinese soldiers transgressed inside Indian territory in Barahoti area of Uttarakhand. Doval’s mission in Beijing was to seek a ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago NSA Ajit Doval heads to China: Doklam on the table, but who will blink first?  catchnews.com1 month ago
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