How India is countering China via Andaman
Oct 27, 2011
Countering China via the Andamans
Oct 26, 2011
World | Kirk Semple, The New York Times | Monday April 7, 2014
An Australian vessel had detected "transmissions consistent with" flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorders, possibly from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet.
World | Associated Press | Monday April 7, 2014
A British navy ship with sophisticated sound-locating equipment arrived on Monday in a patch of the southern Indian Ocean to determine whether underwater sounds picked up by a Chinese ship crew using a hand-held device came from the missing Malaysia ...
World | Reuters | Saturday April 5, 2014
Searchers on Saturday launched the most intensive hunt yet in the southern Indian Ocean, trying to find the plane's black box recorders before their batteries run out.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 2, 2014
The protracted search for missing Flight MH370 was boosted on Wednesday by the arrival of a British submarine in the Indian Ocean ahead of a visit to Australia by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday March 21, 2014
After objections raised by the defence forces, India today rejected China's request for permission to allow its four warships to enter Indian maritime zone to search for the missing Malaysian airliner.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday March 14, 2014
The search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 entered its fourth day on Tuesday. Here is a timeline of the main developments since the Boeing 777 vanished early on Saturday with 239 people on board, en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing:
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.