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As Chinese assertion grows, France plans aircraft carrier in Indian Ocean

France, Australia and India had a responsibility to protect the region from 'hegemony' -- a veiled reference to Beijing's growing might.

20 Oct 2018 1:19 PM

Carcass of one more dolphin washes ashore

As per the information from the state mangrove cell, the carcass was six-feet-long.

31 Jul 2018 2:32 AM

MH370 controls 'deliberately manipulated' to take it off course: Report

Report had no conclusion about what happened aboard plane that vanished with 239 on board from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing on March 8, 2014.

30 Jul 2018 6:36 PM

Japan to send warship on tour of South China Sea, Indian Ocean

The 248 metre-long Kaga, which can operate several helicopters simultaneously, will make stops in India, Sri Lanka and Indonesia.

05 Jul 2018 6:58 PM

India, Seychelles salvage Assumption Island project

President Faure had reportedly caved in to Opposition protests due to which the agreement could not be ratified by the Parliament there.

26 Jun 2018 1:48 AM

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Seychelles prez to visit India amidst Island deal failure

Mr. Faure had recently reportedly told his country that Seychelles would build the facilities itself.

23 Jun 2018 12:50 AM

China clears USD 1 billion road in Sri Lanka, countering India influence

Construction of the road linking the capital Colombo with the hill resort of Kandy had been delayed due to a lack of foreign funding.

15 May 2018 11:50 AM

MH370 experts convinced they finally know what happened to missing plane

It has been four years since MH370 disappeared, carrying 239 passengers onboard en route to Beijing from Kuala Lumpur.

14 May 2018 10:27 AM

China’s first indigenously built aircraft carrier leaves for sea trials

The completely home-grown aircraft carrier has departed for sea trials on Sunday morning.

13 May 2018 12:12 PM

Emperor Xi’s global OBOR dream

These are vast resource-rich territories with rickety infrastructure, poor transport, communications and connectivity.

20 Apr 2018 12:50 AM

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An ocean of music

Indian Ocean does, however, admit that online is the way to go, with focus on positioning, rather than pricing.

26 Mar 2018 4:32 AM

India a brother, but China long-lost cousin found: Maldives amid concerns

Former president Mohamed Nasheed who was in exile abroad had called for Indian intervention in Maldives.

23 Mar 2018 7:35 PM

Giant yellow duck goes missing off Australia

The duck, owned by Cockburn Masters Swimming Club, was last seen at Perth’s Coogee Beach.

18 Mar 2018 5:27 PM

Step up diplomacy, to match Navy’s ‘Milan’

The “Milan” outreach effort was begun in 1995 with four nations participating.

01 Mar 2018 12:04 AM

India, China and what gives in the Maldives

The Maldives was the last South Asian country to be decolonised, which was in 1965.

26 Feb 2018 12:04 AM

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Seychelles swaps debt for groundbreaking marine protection

The government signed a bill restricting nearly all human activity in the waters around Aldabr.

23 Feb 2018 7:50 PM

Chinese warships enter east Indian Ocean amid Maldives crisis: report

A fleet of destroyers and at least one frigate, a 30,000-tone amphibious transport dock and three support tankers entered the Indian Ocean.

20 Feb 2018 3:33 PM

Maldives & the Elephant-Dragon Power Struggle

Beijing’s position on the crisis combines a fine blend of invisible ambitions and strategic confidence

18 Feb 2018 5:23 AM

Sea turtles' sad fate: from restaurant menus to plastic 'soup'

Turtles confuse these items, bobbing and fluttering about in the ocean currents, for jellyfish or other prey.

04 Dec 2017 1:37 PM

A strong Navy is needed for a prosperous India

The Navy with the Coast Guard guard India’s 7,516-km coast and 2.4 mill sq km of Economic Exclusive Zone (EEZ).

04 Dec 2017 12:35 AM

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