Indian, Chinese soldiers disengaging after deadly clash

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian and Chinese front-line troops are disengaging in the western sector of their disputed border, but the process is intricate and requires constant verification, an Indian army sp...

China says progress made in latest border talks with India

BEIJING (AP) — China and India made progress in their latest talks on a long-running border dispute that turned deadly last month, a Chinese spokesperson said Wednesday. Top commande...

India says Indian, Chinese troops disengaging from standoff

NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s external affairs minister said Saturday that Indian and Chinese troops are disengaging from a monthslong standoff along the countries' undemarcated border following a clash la...

Chinese envoy: Indian, Chinese troops disengaging in Ladakh

NEW DELHI (AP) — China's ambassador to India said Friday that Indian and Chinese front-line troops are disengaging in accordance with an agreement reached by military commanders following a clash last...

India, China both say border disengagement process under way

NEW DELHI (AP) — India and China said Monday that they had made progress disengaging frontline troops from a months-long standoff along a disputed part of their border where a brawl in June left 20 In...

PM Modi visits military base close to China amid standoff

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made an unannounced visit Friday to a military base in remote Ladakh region bordering China where the soldiers of the two countries hav...

India says 3 soldiers killed in standoff with Chinese troops

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — At least three Indian soldiers, including a senior army officer, were killed in a confrontation with Chinese troops along their disputed border high in the Himalayas where thous...

Xi Jinping issues subtle warning to India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Xi Jinping on Tuesday (May 26) issued what could be interpreted as a subtle warning to India during the third plenary session of the 13th National People's C...

India, China in tense standoff at Himalayan frontier

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian and Chinese soldiers are in a bitter standoff in the remote and picturesque Ladakh region, with the two countries amassing soldiers and machinery near the tense frontier,...

Chinese, Indian troops engage in border conflicts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Confrontations between soldiers of China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) and the Indian Army engaged in border skirmishes on May 5 and 9, reports said Monday (May...

Indian, Chinese troops clash in cross-border fistfight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Indian army confirmed Sunday (May 10) that troops from India and China were involved in an aggressive confrontation near the disputed cross-border in North Sikkim on S...

300 Himalayan yaks die of starvation in India's northeast

GAUHATI, India (AP) — Authorities say at least 300 rare Himalayan yaks have died of starvation in the high mountains in the northeastern Indian state of Sikkim, close to the border with China. ...

UN: Plastic bans can work, but need planning and enforcement

NEW DELHI (AP) — The U.N. says government bans on plastic can be effective in cutting back on waste but poor planning and follow-through have left many such bans ineffective. The rep...

China angered after Indian general says attention should be focused on northern border

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On Monday, Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang made commented on the remarks from an Indian Army Chief, calling them "unconstructive," and saying that they wen...

India at a glance

NEW DELHI: India, located in southern Asia, with over 1.3 billion people, is the most populous democracy in the world. It is a nation with different cultures and religions, but its two religions -- Hi...