Pangong lake in Ladakh:

GS Paper 2: Syllabus: India and neighbourhood relations.   Context: India is closely monitoring the construction of a bridge by China on the Pangong Tso (lake) in eastern Ladakh.   What’s the issue? On the north bank, there is a PLA garrison at Kurnak fort and on the south bank at Moldo, and the distance …

Strategic significance of bridge China is building on Pangong lake:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: India and its neighbours.   Context: Construction of a bridge by China on the Pangong Tso in eastern Ladakh is a latest addition to the ongoing standoff between India and China.   Where is China building the bridge? It is being built on the north bank of the Pangong Tso …

No agreement yet on Gogra, Hot Springs

  GS Paper  :  2 Topics Covered: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   Context: The 12th round of India-China Corps Commander Level Meeting was held recently at the Chushul-Moldo border meeting point on the Indian side.   Background: India has been pressing for comprehensive de-escalation of the …