Need to restore peace along LAC: S Jaishankar

External affairs minister S Jaishankar said on Saturday the immediate focus should be on restoring peace and tranquillity along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) as settling the complicated boundary issue with China will require more time. India and China were developing cooperation in areas such as trade, tourism and societal activity since the late […]


Military talks date awaited, China Study Group meets

The nearly 90-minute meeting of the CSG, the apex advisory body on relations with Beijing, was attended, among others, by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval. The China Study Group (CSG) met in New Delhi on Friday to discuss the contours of the next round of […]


News updates from Hindustan Times: Rajnath Singh likely to address Parliament today on India-China border issue and all the latest news

Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion. Know all the latest news and other updates from Hindustan Times. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh likely to address Parliament today on India-China border issue Defence minister Rajnath Singh is expected to make a statement in Parliament on Tuesday on standoff between Indian and Chinese soldiers at the […]


A blueprint to counter CCP and Xi

This is ideology, group and politics neutral — its non-neutral only on the India-China equation. What follows is a comprehensive wish list, intended to recalibrate, re-imagine and reinvent that equation. If two swords — India and China — are to coexist in the Asian scabbard, reluctant respect and forced likability are required and these are […]


Avoid politicising normal cooperation, says China on India’s Confucius Institutes move

Ministry of Education recently put several higher education institutes that offer Chinese language training under the scanner China on Tuesday called upon India to “avoid politicising normal cooperation,” following moves to review ongoing cooperation for language training between Indian universities and Chinese government-run programmes. Following the decision to drop Mandarin from its list of suggested […]