How India is countering China via Andaman
Oct 27, 2011
Countering China via the Andamans
Oct 26, 2011
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 11, 2014
The US Navy has sent a second ship to the South China Sea to help in the desperate search for a missing Malaysian jet, officials said on Monday.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday February 4, 2014
A three-ship Chinese navy squadron has concluded exercises in the Indian Ocean and sailed on to the western Pacific, showing off the growing reach of the country's seagoing forces at a time of sharpening territorial disputes in regional waters.
World | Reuters | Thursday January 2, 2014
China's first aircraft carrier has successfully finished a series of tests during a training mission in the disputed South China Sea and has returned to port, state media reported.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 16, 2013
A US warship that was forced to manoeuvre to avoid a collision with a Chinese naval vessel had "posed a threat", state-run media said on Monday, after Washington accused China of being the aggressor.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 12, 2013
The navies of Japan and South Korea said today they had carried out a joint maritime rescue drill in international waters covered by China's new air defence identification zone.
World | Reuters | Monday December 2, 2013
The U.S. Navy's first advanced P-8 Poseidon patrol aircraft has arrived in Japan.
World | Reuters | Tuesday November 26, 2013
China sent its sole aircraft carrier on a training mission into the South China Sea on Tuesday amid maritime disputes with some neighbours and tension over its plan to set up an airspace defence zone in waters disputed with Japan.
India | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Tuesday November 26, 2013
As the race for the Indian Ocean region heats up with India, China and the United States trying to dominate the region, South Block is all set to hand over the controls of the Andaman and Nicobar Command (ANC) - India's strategic outpost in the Bay o...
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 1, 2013
Beijing's military accused Tokyo of a "highly dangerous provocation" by interfering in Chinese live-fire drills in the Pacific last week, warning that Japanese lives could be at stake, state media reported on Friday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 3, 2013
The United States, South Korea and Japan will hold joint naval exercises next week in waters around the Korean peninsula, a US defence official said Thursday, as fears grow over Pyongyang's nuclear programme.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 18, 2013
The Philippines and the United States launched war games today at a naval base facing turbulent waters claimed by China, as the allies sought to highlight their expanding military ties.
India | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Friday September 13, 2013
Agni-V, India's longest-range, nuclear-weapons-capable surface-to-surface ballistic missile is scheduled to be tested for a second time from the Wheeler Island in Odisha this weekend.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 3, 2013
Pakistan today inducted a F-22P frigate made with Chinese assistance into its navy, with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif saying the warship exemplified the "everlasting bond of friendship" between the two countries.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 21, 2013
It was more than 70 years ago that Gary Matzdorff, a Jewish refugee, escaped Nazi Germany for China and found love, only to lose his paramour and then have to flee the Communists.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday August 12, 2013
Chinese defence experts have said 'INS Vikrant' would have great significance for India as it would allow the Indian Navy to wade into the Pacific Ocean - which Beijing considers as its backyard.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 6, 2013
Japan is set to unveil its biggest warship since World War II on Tuesday amid tensions with China following maritime skirmishes between the two nations over disputed islands.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 31, 2013
The Philippines said on Wednesday that US spy planes were providing crucial intelligence on Chinese military activities in disputed areas of the South China Sea.
World | Agence-France Presse | Saturday June 29, 2013
Chinese state-media accused the Philippines of using the ASEAN group of nations as an "accomplice" in the violation of its sovereignty claims in the South China Sea on Saturday, and warned of a potential "counterstrike".
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 5, 2013
India and Australia today decided to bolster defence ties, as they acknowledged that maritime security and freedom of navigation is critical for the growth and prosperity of Asia Pacific and Indian Ocean regions, at a time when China's postures in th...
World | Reuters | Wednesday May 29, 2013
A wrecked navy transport ship perched on a remote coral reef could be the next flashpoint in the South China Sea, where China and five other claimants bitterly dispute territory.