a

Chinese PLA moves back at Patrolling Points 14, 15

The Chinese People's Liberation Army troops have pulled back around 2 kilometres at Patrolling Point 14 and Patrolling 15 in the Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh while the process of pullback has started at the Hot Springs, sources said on Wednesday

More on China Watch

Nepal's Chinese conundrum: The imbalance and debt trap

China's cheap loans to Nepal in the garb of infrastructure development to facilitate trade will lead to another debt trap, concerned Indian government sources have said

Nepal-China border opens for cargo trucks

After six months of closure, Rasuwagadhi-Kerung, a key crossing point for bilateral trade between Nepal and China, was reopened on Monday

30,000 Indian troops in eyeball-to-eyeball confrontation with Chinese

Around 30,000 troops of Indian Army are in an eyeball-to-eyeball confrontation with Chinese troops along the Line of Actual Control (LoC) in Ladakh, following the additional deployment of three brigades since the violent face-off last month

Seriously injured Indian soldiers shifted out of Ladakh

Around 40 Indian soldiers who were seriously injured in the violent face-off with Chinese troops in the Galwan Valley along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) last month had been moved for specialized treatment to Chandigarh and New Delhi ten days before the Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Ladakh on Friday

Tibetan body digs out rights violations by China in new report

Whatever China might do -- attack neighbours, badmouth countries, sink fishermen's boats or even fly medicines across a world crippled by coronavirus -- the stain of the pandemic refuses to leave Wuhan, and China

China mulls unblocking Khunjarab border with Pakistan to let stuck-up freight cross

China is mulling temporarily reopening of Khunjarab border with Pakistan to allow movement of freight vehicles, stuck up due to coronavirus lockdown, its envoy said on Saturday

Containing China’s aggressions: Need for a united front

Indeed, China has gone astray from peaceful ascendance and has taken recourse to grabbing lands, maritime channels, and air space of many other countries

Gwadar International Airport construction underway, confirms CPEC chairman

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Chairman Asim Saleem Bajwa on Saturday said the Gwadar International Airport construction is underway

Chinese hand in Pakistan's Gilgit-Baltistan move hits separatists' plans

The controversial proposal to 'annex' Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), which is to change the semi-autonomous status of the region, is being pushed by Pakistan to help China secure the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Indian security agencies have told the government

Pakistan reiterates support to 'One China Policy'

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has reaffirmed Islamabad's extended support to China's "One China Policy", along with a complete alliance against India

CPEC to be completed at all costs, says PM Imran Khan

Prime Minister Imran Khan vowed on Friday that the government would complete the ambitious China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project at any cost and pass its benefits to the nation

'Age of expansionism over': PM Modi's clear message to China from Ladakh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while at Leh, said in a clear warning to China without naming it, that the "age of expansionism is over."

China to help Pakistan set up phytosanitary facility

Pakistan’s future relies on agriculture and Prime Minister Imran Khan is keen to revive this sector, remarked National Food Security and Research Minister Syed Fakhar Imam while talking to Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing

Chinese envoy Hou rules the roost in Nepal!

From Nepal's Chief of Army Staff, General Purna Chandra Thapa to Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli's office, the Chinese Ambassador in Kathmandu, Hou Yanqi,  has access to almost any place under the sun in the Himalayan republic

Nikki Haley praises India for 'not backing down' against China

Nikki Haley, the first Indian-American to serve in the US cabinet, has praised India's decision to ban 59 Chinese apps, saying New Delhi "is continuing to show it wont back down from Chinas aggression"

Newsletter Subscription

The subscriber's email address.
Stay informed - subscribe to our newsletter.
a

Of media hype and misinformation: Be positive when you test positive

On the sixth day of fever that was resistant to flu antibiotics, I lost my sense of smell, which was when my doctor ordered the COVID test; and within a few hours I was declared positive!

Tweets about SAMonitor
SAM Facebook
a

Following protests, US says students in-person, online course combinations can get visas

Facing a firestorm of protests both abroad and within the US, the State Department is trying to reassure students and universities by reiterating that those taking a combination of in-person and…