Tag: Ladakh

Ladakh records 97 fresh COVID-19 cases, four more deaths

Leh, Nov 17:  Ladakh’s COVID-19 tally climbed to 7,493 on Tuesday with 97 fresh cases, while the death toll mounted to 93 as four more people succumbed to the disease, officials said. All deaths and fresh cases were reported from Leh district, they said. Of the total 93 […]

MoS, Jitendra Singh hails Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi for giving highest priority to the demands of Ladakh

Held meeting with a delegation led by the Chairman LAHDC Leh DELHI, NOVEMBER 12: A delegation lead by the  Chairman/Chief Executive Councilor, LAHDC Leh Shri Tashi Gyalson and the BJP Member of Parliament (MP) Shri Jamyang Tsering Namgyal called on the  Union Minister of State (I/C) Development of […]

High road at Chilling: India builds Himalayan bridges and highways to match China

CHILLING, India – Ligen Eliyas deftly turns the excavator’s hydraulic arm to push a huge boulder into the Zanskar river below in a cloud of dust, clearing another bit of land for a strategic highway that India is hurriedly building near the Chinese border. The construction site near […]

Standoff with China will be long, India warns in pulled statement

GUWAHATI, India – India’s defence ministry has warned, in a statement since removed from its website, that a military standoff with China that began with border fighting in June is likely to be a long one, despite multiple rounds of talks between the nuclear-armed rivals to defuse the […]

China suffered 35 casualties during Galwan clash: Sources citing US intelligence reports

New Delhi, Jun 17:  The Chinese Army suffered 35 casualties during the violent clash with the Indian military in eastern Ladakh’s Galwan Valley, official sources said on Wednesday quoting US intelligence reports. The figure could be a combination of total number of soldiers killed and seriously wounded, they […]

Tragic yarn: India-China border spat hits global cashmere production

The world is heading for a shortage of the highly prized and super-soft cashmere wool as pashmina goats that live on the “roof of the world” become caught up in the fractious border dispute between nuclear neighbours India and China. Wool from pashmina goats, reared by nomads in […]

Div Com Ladakh reviews functioning of departments

open view news desk KARGIL : Divisional Commissioner, Ladakh Saugat Biswas reviewed the functioning of different departments in the district as well as the pace of progress on the developmental works executed by the departments in a meeting held at Conference Hall Baroo here on Monday. Deputy Commissioner […]

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