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Dec 14, 2017
INS Kalvari is a shining example of 'Make In India', says Narendra Modi: PM stresses on Navy's role in Indian Ocean RegionPrime Minister Narendra Modi heaped praise on the Indian Navy while commissioning the Scorpene-class submarine INS Kalvari in Mumbai on Thursday morning.
Dec 09, 2017
Sri Lanka formally hands over Hambantota port to China on 99-year leaseSri Lanka received $300 million as the initial payment for the lease of the southern seaport of Hambantota, which the opposition had described as a sellout
Dec 09, 2017
Japanese envoy terms India 'indispensable strategic partner,' says bilateral relations are at their 'best ever'Stating that the focus on strategic issues is shifting from the Pacific Ocean to India and the Indian Ocean, Japanese Ambassador to India Kenji Hiramatsu has said that his country has placed India at the centre of its Indo-Pacific policy.
Dec 04, 2017
Iran inaugurates extension to Chabahar Port: Project is India's counterpoise to increasing Chinese control of sea lanesWith Chabahar, India has sought to neutralise some of the strategic advantages that China gained in the tug of war for control over the sea lanes.
Nov 17, 2017
Sushma Swaraj meets French minister Jean-Yves Le Drian: New Delhi, Paris agree to cooperate on Indian Ocean Region securityAfter officials of India, the US, Japan and Australia held the first-ever quadrilateral meeting in Manila last week on the security and development of the Indo-Pacific region, India and France on Friday agreed to cooperate on the security architecture of the Indian Ocean region.
Nov 01, 2017
Nirmala Sitharaman raises concern over presence of outsiders, increased militarisation in Indian OceanNirmala Sitharaman voiced concern over increased militarisation and extra-regional forces maintaining a near-permanent presence in Indian Ocean region on 'some pretext or the other'
Oct 29, 2017
India, Japan begin anti-submarine warfare exercise in Indian Ocean amid rising Chinese presenceThe Indian and Japanese navies on Sunday started an intensive air anti-submarine warfare exercise in the Indian Ocean, a defence official said.
Oct 27, 2017
Nh7 Weekender returns to Meghalaya; list of performers include Amit Trivedi, Indian OceanBacardi NH7 Weekender returns for its third edition in the North East this Friday and Saturday (Oct 27 & 28)
Oct 25, 2017
Indian Navy to implement new deployment plan for warships in IOR to counter ChinaTop naval commanders on Wednesday cleared a new plan for deployment of warships in the Indian Ocean region to effectively counter China's growing presence in the strategically key waters.
Oct 12, 2017
S Jaishankar in Seychelles: As China shadow looms, India must quickly iron out disputes over Assumption IslandIndia sent Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar on a visit to Seychelles to smooth out differences over the development of infrastructure on Assumption Island.