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Kunal Purohit

Kunal Purohit

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China and India dig in at Himalayan border, with an eye on...

People’s Liberation Army soldiers pictured earlier this month at the Himalayan border China shares with India. Photo: Handout Eight months...

China-India border stand-off: Amid push for fresh talks, a...

After more than 40 days without any dialogue, Chinese and Indian diplomats met last week in yet another bid to resolve the border stand-off, which is...

China-Nepal agreement over new Everest height set to spark...

Mount Everest is 8,848.86 metres high, according to China and Nepal. Photo: Kyodo The announcement of a new height for Mount Everest ma...

India and China gear up for a new battle, this time over w...

Amid an unending seven-month long border stand-off between their troops and economic decoupling, the frayed ties between India and China now have a fr...

Near the China-Bhutan-India border, a new village is drawi...

Images in October of the new Pangda village on the west bank of the Torsa River stirred controversy about possible border infringements but both Chi...

As India-China border dispute continues, New Delhi works t...

Adding significance to India’s outreach is the accompanying sense of urgency. Photo: EPA Adding significance to the outreach is the accompa...

As Chinese imports boom, what happened to Modi’s ‘self-rel...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Chapra, Bihar state. His ‘self-reliant’ India plan appears to be stumbling. Photo: AFP Prime M...

Are China and India breaking the deadlock in the Himalayas...

An Indian Army soldier stands guard near the Line of Actual Control. Photo: AFP Six months into the high-altitude border stand-off betw...

Will Modi-Trump bromance come back to bite India under Bid...

As it became clear that Joe Biden was inching closer to victory over Donald Trump in the US presidential election, a 10-second clip started doing the...

US, India sign defence pact after talks focused on counter...

From left: Secretary of Defence Mark Esper and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from the US, with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Foreign Minister...

Is Ladakh going to be the new Kashmir?

Soldiers load an Indian Air Force Chinook helicopter with supplies at a forward airbase in Leh, in the Ladakh region. Photo: Reuters Five months...

Border stand-off: India ‘expects China to stand down first...

The top commanders of the Chinese and Indian armies met on Monday at Moldo, on the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC), in a fresh bid to...

Military force key to national security, says Modi’s defen...

The top military adviser to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government on Thursday said India was prepared to continue using its armed forces to...

As India celebrates Joe Biden’s running mate Kamala Harris...

US presidential candidate Joe Biden with his running mate Kamala Harris A wave of excitement swept through India when US Democratic presidential...

China-India border talks stall, Beijing holds all the card...

As the border stand-off between Indian and Chinese troops in the Himalayan region of Ladakh enters its 15th week, with little indication of a breakthr...

Winter is coming and China-India border dispute shows no s...

The border stand-off between Indian and Chinese troops is now in its 13th week, surpassing the 72-day impasse at the Doklam plateau in 2017. There ha...

Will India play the Taiwan and Tibet card in its face off...

As the border stand-off between Indian and Chinese troops in the Himalayas stretches into its 11th week, increasingly loud voices are urging New Delhi...

Russia and US jostle for arms sales to India after tension...

Russia and the United States are racing to sell weapons to India as New Delhi seeks to boost arms supplies for its ongoing military tension with Beiji...

China-India border: Why the devil is still in the detail f...

Senior Chinese and Indian officials have held further talks on pulling back troops after last month’s deadly clash on their disputed Himalayan b...

India-Japan naval exercises: a message for China?

Joint exercises by the Indian and Japanese navies in the Indian Ocean at the weekend suggest the two countries are drawing closer to face what they pe...

India faces new low in bilateral ties with Nepal amid stan...

Nepal’s decision on Thursday to approve a controversial new territorial map contested by India – as New Delhi is in the throes of a bitter...