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  • Ladakh announces black-necked crane as state bird, snow leopard as state animal

    Ladakh announces black-necked crane as state bird, snow leopard as state animal

    Sep 03, 2021, 08:41 AM IST

    The Union Territory Government of Ladakh on September 02 has announced snow leopard as its state animal and black-necked crane as state bird. Ladakh MP Jamyang Tsering Namgyal said, "Ladakh Union Territory administration has announced snow leopard as its state animal and black-necked crane as its state bird. Black-necked crane is found in eastern Ladakh's high-altitude wetlands and marshes."

  • Sara Ali Khan, Radhika Madan are back from their Ladakh holiday

    Sara Ali Khan, Radhika Madan are back from their Ladakh holiday

    Aug 30, 2021, 08:28 PM IST

    Sara Ali Khan who was holidaying in Ladakh with actress Radhika Madan was clicked at the airport while returning from her vacation.

  • Democracy in JandK, Ladakh strengthened due to public participation: Om Birla

    Democracy in JandK, Ladakh strengthened due to public participation: Om Birla

    Aug 30, 2021, 09:13 AM IST

    Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla visited Srinagar on August 29. Speaking to ANI, Speaker Om Birla said that democracy in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh strengthened due to public participation. "In JandK and Ladakh, democratic processes have been restored. People participated heavily in the Panchayat, Block Development Council (BDC) and District Development Council (DDC) polls. These polls have strengthened the democracy," said Speaker Om Birla.

  • Om Birla visits Pangong Tso in Ladakh

    Om Birla visits Pangong Tso in Ladakh

    Aug 28, 2021, 11:00 PM IST

    Lok Sabha Om Birla who is currently on a three-day Ladakh visit, as part of a 'Parliamentary Outreach Programme for Panchayati Raj Institutions', visited Pangong Lake near Line of Actual Control (LAC) on August 28. Birla also interacted with Army personnel stationed in the area.

  • Mini inflatable movie theatre enthrals locals in Ladakh

    Mini inflatable movie theatre enthrals locals in Ladakh

    Aug 28, 2021, 05:08 PM IST

    Ladakh now has its first first-ever mobile mini-theatre, which was conceptualized with the idea of providing movie experience to remote areas with difficult living conditions. The inflatable theatre was installed at an altitude of 11562 feet. The initiative was taken to bring the movie experience to the remotest areas of India and can be expanded to the rest of the country.

  • Aim is to make Ladakh people

    Aim is to make Ladakh people 'AatmaNirbhar': Om Birla

    Aug 26, 2021, 07:53 PM IST

    Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla arrived in Leh, Ladakh on August 26. He said, "Development of the Union Territory (Ladakh) will be done as per the geographical requirements and with an aim to make the local population 'AatmaNirbhar'. Tourism will be bolstered to generate employment opportunities for locals."

  • Watch: Artificial Lake bursts near Leh

    Watch: Artificial Lake bursts near Leh's Rumbak blocks Indus River

    Aug 22, 2021, 10:00 AM IST

    District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) of Leh informed on August 21 that an artificial lake near Rumbak has burst which resulted in the blockage in the Indus River and creating an artificial lake in the area.

  • Parliamentary panel to visit Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh from today

    Parliamentary panel to visit Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh from today

    Aug 14, 2021, 09:00 AM IST

    Parliamentary standing committee on home affairs will pay a visit to Jammu & Kashmir as well as Ladakh from today.

  • Indian Army prepares to tackle China, Conducts exercise at an altitude of 14,000 feet

    Indian Army prepares to tackle China, Conducts exercise at an altitude of 14,000 feet

    Aug 09, 2021, 04:14 PM IST

    The Indian Army started bringing the T-90 Bhishma and T-72 Ajay tanks along with the BMP series Infantry Combat Vehicles from the deserts and plains in a big way to these high altitude locations from last year with the beginning of the Operation Snow Leopard to counter the Chinese aggression in eastern Ladakh last summer.

  • Rahul Gandhi quotes

    Rahul Gandhi quotes 'fake news' to attack Modi government

    Jul 14, 2021, 01:48 PM IST

    Indian Army said that there has been no attempt by the Indian or the Chinese side to occupy the areas in eastern Ladakh from where they disengaged in February and both sides are engaged in talks to resolve the remaining issues in the region.

  • Special News | India always ready to give befitting reply if provoked: Rajnath Singh

    Special News | India always ready to give befitting reply if provoked: Rajnath Singh

    Jun 28, 2021, 04:27 PM IST

    In a clear message to China from eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said India will never forget the sacrifice of the 'Galwan bravehearts' and asserted that the country's armed forces are capable of giving a befitting reply to every challenge.

  • Rajnath Singh reviews ground situation in eastern Ladakh visit

    Rajnath Singh reviews ground situation in eastern Ladakh visit

    Jun 28, 2021, 11:46 AM IST

    Defence Minister Rajnath Inaugrate BRO bridge in Ladakh, Along with this Rajanath singh and Army Chief will visit forward location of LAC. On day first of visit Defence Minister Rajnath Singh carried out a comprehensive review of India's military preparedness in eastern Ladakh on the first day of his three-day visit to the region amid a deadlock with China over the next stage of disengagement at several friction points.

  • Defence Minister Rajnath Singh meets elected representatives of LAHDC in Leh

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh meets elected representatives of LAHDC in Leh

    Jun 27, 2021, 06:13 PM IST

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh met and interacted with the army veterans and elected representatives of Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC), Leh and government officials on June 27.

  • Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to visit Ladakh

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to visit Ladakh

    Jun 27, 2021, 08:57 AM IST

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, accompanied by the Army chief, will begin a two-day visit to Ladakh from Sunday to carry out a comprehensive review of India's operational readiness amid a stalemate with China on the next stage of disengagement at several friction points in eastern Ladakh

  • Socialism weds Mamata Banerjee in presence of Communism, Leninism

    Socialism weds Mamata Banerjee in presence of Communism, Leninism

    Jun 14, 2021, 06:12 PM IST

    After the wedding announcement of a peculiarly named couple drew the attention of many on social media, Socialism tied knot with Mamata Banerjee on June 13 in Salem district of Tamil Nadu. Their wedding ceremony took place at Panaimarathupatti in the presence of state CPI State Secretary R Mutharasan. Socialism is the son of Salem Communist Party of India's (CPI) district secretary, A Mohan. He has two brothers named Communism and Leninism.

  • Wearing masks, students back to school after a year in Ladakh

    Wearing masks, students back to school after a year in Ladakh

    Mar 31, 2021, 03:46 PM IST

    After a long gap of almost a year, the schools in UT of Ladakh reopened for Class 6 onwards on March 30. They were shut due to COVID-19 pandemic.

  • India-China to hold 10th round of Corps Commander level talks at Moldo border point today

    India-China to hold 10th round of Corps Commander level talks at Moldo border point today

    Feb 20, 2021, 10:19 AM IST

    After completing the disengagement process from both north and south banks of Pangong Lake, India and China are set to hold the 10th round of Corps Commander level talks on Saturday.

  • China releases Galwan valley video showing PLA troops clashing with Indian soldiers

    China releases Galwan valley video showing PLA troops clashing with Indian soldiers

    Feb 20, 2021, 07:15 AM IST

    China on Friday released the video of the Ladakh's Galwan clash between Indian soldiers and Chinese PLA which took place in June 2020.

  • Political tussle over India-China LAC disengagement

    Political tussle over India-China LAC disengagement

    Feb 19, 2021, 07:00 AM IST

    While addressing a press conference from Congress headquarters in Delhi, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said the PM has "not fulfilled the responsibility of protecting India's territory" and has instead ceded territory to China.

  • Special Report: What made China retreat from LAC?

    Special Report: What made China retreat from LAC?

    Feb 17, 2021, 08:50 PM IST

    You Are At: English News India Opinion | Hurried withdrawal by Chinese in Ladakh: How Modi’s leadership gave a boost to India’s power Opinion | Hurried withdrawal by Chinese in Ladakh: How Modi’s leadership gave a boost to India’s power The Indian army is keeping a watchful eye on the disengagement process. According to defence sources, between finger 4 and 8, the Chinese army has so far withdrawn 1,000 troops, 150 infantry combat vehicles, 100 tents and 120 Sangars (temporary bunkers) on mountain ridges, and an anti-aircraft regiment.

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