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India has no extra-territorial ambitions, says Army chief

'Our aim is to ensure conducive external, internal security environment for economic progress and socio-political development,' Rawat said.

01 Nov 2018 4:14 PM

China will never give up an inch of territory: Defence Minister

Chinese Defence Minister Wei Fenghe made the remarks at the opening of the Xiangshan Forum in Beijing.

25 Oct 2018 4:34 PM

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

US limits nuclear technology to China citing proliferation, military diversion

The move came a day after US Dept of Justice announced arrest of Chinese intelligence officer who was stealing secret information.

13 Oct 2018 9:20 AM

Obama administration was 'impotent' about South China Sea: Trump

Trump's remarks came hrs after he was briefed at White House by Pompeo on his meetings with top Chinese leadership in Beijing this week.

10 Oct 2018 11:35 AM


Chinese warship in ‘unsafe’ encounter with US destroyer in South China Sea

China expressed firm opposition to US warship sailing near islands and reefs claimed by it in South China Sea.

02 Oct 2018 4:53 PM

Chinese warship sails within yards of US destroyer in 'unsafe' encounter

The 12-mile distance is commonly accepted as constituting the territorial waters of a landmass.

02 Oct 2018 11:06 AM

China slams US B-52's fly over South China Sea as 'provocative'

Pentagon spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Dave Eastburn said this week's flights were part of 'regularly scheduled operations.'

27 Sep 2018 5:02 PM

North Korea still 'serious, imminent threat': Japan on Korean Peninsula

Japan's 2018 defence white paper said Beijing was sparking 'security concerns in region and international community, including Japan'.

28 Aug 2018 12:26 PM

China seeks military drills with ASEAN nations in disputed waters

China insists on outside countries being excluded, as per a draft document, in what analysts said was a bid to diminish US influence.

02 Aug 2018 7:13 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

China govt hackers steal massive cache of US Navy data: report

A Washington Post report says some 614 gigabytes of material were taken in the breaches that occurred in January and February.

09 Jun 2018 9:31 AM

Two US warships sail near South China Sea islands claimed by Beijing

The operation was the latest attempt to counter what US sees as Beijing's efforts to limit freedom of navigation in the strategic waters.

27 May 2018 5:33 PM

China Air Force lands bombers on South China Sea island

Philippine opposition lawmakers condemned China's militarization of the South China Sea.

20 May 2018 6:25 PM

China to deliver world's largest amphibious aircraft by 2022: report

In December, state media said that the aircraft had received 17 orders so far from Chinese government departments and Chinese companies.

14 May 2018 12:29 PM


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

White House warns China on growing militarization in South China Sea

The South China Sea which sits between Vietnam, Philippines, China and other nations is subject to a myriad of competing territorial claims.

04 May 2018 11:27 AM

China installs missile systems on South China Sea outposts: report

The move, if confirmed, would mark first Chinese missile deployments in Spratly Islands, where several Asian countries have rival claims.

03 May 2018 2:20 PM

US Air Force B-52 bombers conduct training in 'vicinity' of South China Sea

Chinese Defence Ministry on being asked about US bombers at a news briefing said, the Chinese armed forces had the situation under control.

27 Apr 2018 9:38 AM

China says had 'encounter' with Australian navy in South China Sea

Australian Defence Dept confirmed about three ships but declined to comment on 'operational details related to transiting South China Sea'.

20 Apr 2018 5:58 PM