As tensions between China and India have recently escalated with a deadly skirmish in Ladakh that saw some 20 Indian soldiers killed, Indian Railways has terminated a contract valued at $62.8 million with the firm Beijing Signalling & Telecommunication under a pretext of "poor progress".
New Delhi (Sputnik): Indian Army sources have said that 20 soldiers including a colonel were killed in a skirmish with Chinese troops late on Monday in eastern Ladakh’s Galwan Valley. The troops of both armies have been in a stand-off since the last week of April at different points along the Line of Actual Control.
New Delhi (Sputnik): A border conflict between India and China escalated on Monday night when troops from both sides clashed in a face-off in the disputed territory of the Ladakh region that left 20 Indian soldiers dead and casualties on the Chinese side as well.
In an event that Chinese experts call the most severe situation China and India have experienced along the border in decades, a fatal physical clash broke out on Monday between the two countries' border defence troops in the Galwan Valley.
New Delhi (Sputnik): The confirmation of the death of 20 Indian soldiers, including a commanding officer, on Tuesday night following clashes with Chinese troops in a disputed area in eastern Ladakh has resulted in countrywide rage against China. According to media reports, there were causalities on the Chinese side as well.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Amid simmering tensions along the Line of Actual Control, unprecedented border clashes erupted between India and China in the Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh on Monday night. The face-off led to casualties and injuries on both the sides.
The day before, following clashes between India and China along the so-called Line of Actual Control (LAC), New Delhi stated that it was committed to maintaining peace at the border with its northern neighbour.