Robot plants Chinese flag on seabed
Aug 26, 2010
India | Reuters | Wednesday December 3, 2014
India is speeding up its navy modernisation programme and leaning on its neighbours to curb Chinese submarine activity in the Indian Ocean, as the region becomes increasingly jittery over Beijing's growing undersea prowess.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 1, 2014
In the village where he was born, a Chinese chicken breeder emerged from a lake of green to tell of his life beneath the waves in a homemade orange submarine.
World | Reuters | Sunday November 2, 2014
Sri Lanka has allowed a Chinese submarine and a warship to dock at its port in the capital Colombo, officials said on Sunday, despite concerns raised by India about China's warming relations with the Indian Ocean island nation.
World | Reuters | Friday August 29, 2014
One Chinese naval officer has advice for fighter pilots intercepting U.S. surveillance planes in the wake of an incident over the South China Sea last week that Washington condemned as dangerous - fly even closer.
Thursday May 22, 2014
Chinese firm Citic Telecom is in discussions with Reliance Communications to buy a significant stake in its submarine cable business - Global Cloud Xchange, according to sources.
World | Agence France Presse | Tuesday May 15, 2012
A US navy attack submarine has docked in a Philippine port close to the disputed shoal where Philippine and Chinese ships are locked in a standoff, a spokesman for Manila's navy said on Tuesday.
World | William J Broad, New York Times | Sunday September 12, 2010
When three Chinese scientists plunged to the bottom of the South China Sea in a tiny submarine early this summer, they did more than simply plant their nation's flag on the dark seabed.The men, who descended more than two miles in a craft the size of a small truck, also signaled Beijing's intention ...
World | The Associated Press | Thursday August 26, 2010
China announced it had successfully sent a manned submarine to the bottom of the South China Sea on Thursday, state media reported.The domestically-made submarine went 3.76 kilometres below sea level, CCTV reported. The submersible vehicle was developed for scientific purposes and 17 dives were carr...
World | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2009
The Chinese conjecture is in line with the United States view of "inadvertent encounter".