Eight dead in boat with Rohingya refugees: Centre

The Indian coast guard has found a boat adrift in the Andaman Sea carrying Rohingya refugees, including eight people who had died, the Ministry of External Affairs said. Continue Reading

China allows crew change on stranded Indian ship

India said authorities in China have given clearance for crew change for 16 stranded Indian sailors on board a cargo vessel that has been on an anchorage near the Chinese port of Caofeidian since September. Continue Reading

India wants Sri Lanka to adhere to port deal commitments

India on Thursday stressed the importance of Sri Lanka adhering to its international commitments relating to development of the East Container Terminal of the Colombo Port, days after the island nation cancelled a trilateral agreement for the project. Continue Reading

When will Indian sailors stuck in Chinese waters return?

India said it is closely coordinating with China to bring back 16 Indian sailors who are stranded on a cargo ship in Chinese waters for nearly four months. Continue Reading

China silent on Pakistan’s allegations against India

China on Monday evaded a direct response to Pakistan’s allegations that India was behind some of the terror attacks in that country, as Beijing put the onus of providing effective security for the USD 60 billion China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) on Islamabad. Continue Reading

Editorial: Terror hub

The whole world knows about Pakistan’s role in supporting terrorism and no amount of denial can hide this truth, India said in sharp reaction to Islamabad’s objection to references to it and cross-border terrorism in the Indo-US joint statement after their 2+2 dialogue. Continue Reading

India stages walk out at SCO meet, says Pak presented ‘fictitious map’

India has walked out of a meeting of the national security advisors of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) member countries in protest after the Pakistani representative used a ‘fictitious’ map showing Indian territories as part of Pakistan. The virtual meeting was chaired by Russia. Continue Reading

Despite talks, China engaged in provocative action in Ladakh: India

India has said said China again engaged in provocative action even as their military talks were underway two days after the PLA made a bid to change the status quo in the South Bank area of Pangong lake in eastern Ladakh, calling the attempts a reflection of ‘complete disregard’ to bilateral understandings. Continue Reading

India makes shocking charges against China

Holding Beijing responsible for the eastern Ladakh standoff, India has said China has been amassing a large contingent of troops and armaments along the Line of Actual Control since early May and conduct of the Chinese forces has been in complete disregard of all mutually agreed norms. Continue Reading

India rejects Pak PM’s allegations of discrimination against Muslims

India has trashed Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s comments alleging targeting of Muslims in the country in the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic. Continue Reading