{{ subpage.title }}

China builds village on land Bhutan regards as its own

November 29, 2020 5:00 AM

BEIJING • Just in time for its National Day in October, China completed construction of a new village high in the mountains where the Chinese region of Tibet meets the kingdom of Bhutan.

Tough security for Indian Kashmir's first vote since autonomy cancelled

November 28, 2020 5:21 PM

SRINAGAR, INDIA (AFP) - Voters in Indian-administered Kashmir went to the polls Saturday (Nov 28) amid a heavy security presence in the first direct elections in the disputed region since the government stripped its semi-autonomy last year.

India's top general says face-off with China could spark bigger conflict

November 06, 2020 7:45 PM

NEW DELHI (REUTERS) - India's top military commander said on Friday (Nov 6) a tense border standoff with Chinese forces in the western Himalayas could spark a larger conflict, even as senior commanders from both sides met near the frontline for their eighth round of talks.

Indian troops kill top Kashmiri militant commander

November 01, 2020 10:39 PM

The disputed region is riven once more by violence over a year after India withdrew its semi-autonomy.

India changes controversial land laws in disputed Kashmir

October 28, 2020 3:52 PM

SRINAGAR (REUTERS) - India has amended a law in Jammu and Kashmir allowing Indian citizens to buy land in the disputed territory, said officials, sparking opposition criticism about a steady erosion of the rights of Kashmiri people.

Japan coast guard says Chinese vessels sail near disputed East China Sea islands

October 11, 2020 5:03 PM

TOKYO (REUTERS) - Japan's Coast Guard said on Sunday (Oct 11) that two Chinese vessels entered what Japan considers its territorial waters near disputed islands in the East China Sea.

China holds simultaneous military drills in four seas, again

September 28, 2020 8:40 PM

BEIJING (REUTERS) - China began five military exercises simultaneously along different parts of its coast on Monday (Sept 28), the second time in two months it will have such concurrent drills against a backdrop of rising regional tension.

India-China military talks will lead to no tangible result: Statesman contributor

September 24, 2020 12:10 PM

In the article, the author says that for China, disengagement implies India withdrawing from its current deployment on the Kailash Ridge, while India demands Chinese forces deployed close to Indian positions pull back.

Subscribe to GZERO Media's newsletter, Signal

Latest