The Left parties on Tuesday said India and China should initiate talks to defuse tensions between the two countries in eastern Ladakh.

China’s hostile activities have raised tension on Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh.  Armies of both the nations are standing against each other. Amid this, Chinese fighter planes have been seen flying in the Eastern Ladakh region which have posed bigger danger. New Delhi : The ongoing tensions between Indian and China fueled up …

Ladakh MP Jamyang Tsering Namgyal has sought the Centre's help for sufficient and fair distribution of groceries and financial assistance to the poor in the Union territory during the nationwide lockdown imposed amid the coronavirus pandemic.

The move followed the nullification of Article 370 in the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir in August last year, the officials said.

Snowfall ranging from five inches to over three feet has accumulated at various places, especially in Kashmir, which remained cut-off from the rest of the country following the closure of the Jammu-Srinagar national highway for the second day and cancellation of all flights to and fro the Srinagar airport for the seventh day, they said.

Renowned artists such as Dinesh Raghuvanshi, Nawaz Devbandi, Mahendra Ajnabi, Shambhu Shikhar, Ritu Goyal, Rahul Joshi among others performed traditional cultural programmes at the Allahabad event.

 Former bureaucrat Radha Krishna Mathur was sworn-in on Thursday as the first Lieutenant Governor of the strategically located Union Territory of Ladakh, which came into existence after the bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir.

The CPI(M) on Wednesday termed as "shameful" the central government's decision to formally declare separation of Ladakh from Jammu and Kashmir on October 31 and said the state was "divided" without taking the opinion of its citizens.