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Joe Biden-Xi Jinping summit: Good beginning, but virtual outcome
World

Joe Biden-Xi Jinping summit: Good beginning, but virtual outcome

The meeting turned out to be just a conversation between ‘old friends’ over their critical differences over strategic, economic and political developments in recent years

Chinese President Xi Jinping warns against 'Cold War' mentality in Asia-Pacific region
World

Chinese President Xi Jinping warns against 'Cold War' mentality in Asia-Pacific region

In his speech, Xi said attempts to draw boundaries in the region along ideological or geopolitical lines would fail.

Japan votes for strong government under Kishida and this will shape strategic equation in Indo-Pacific
World

Japan votes for strong government under Kishida and this will shape strategic equation in Indo-Pacific

Fumio Kishida and the LDP aim to double Japan's defence spending to around 2 percent of the GDP to deal with China and North Korea, thereby signalling the course of the direction that they intend to tread upon

At East Asia Summit, Narendra Modi reaffirms India's focus on a free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific
India

At East Asia Summit, Narendra Modi reaffirms India's focus on a free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific

India remains committed to strengthening respect for shared values of multilateralism, rules-based international order, international law and sovereignty and territorial integrity, said the prime minister at 16th East Asia Summit hosted by Brunei

Three-day Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue begins today; Rajnath Singh, S Jaishankar, Hardeep S Puri to address sessions
India

Three-day Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue begins today; Rajnath Singh, S Jaishankar, Hardeep S Puri to address sessions

This year's meet will focus on eight specific sub-themes under the broad theme of "Evolution in Maritime Strategy during the 21st Century: Imperatives, Challenges, and, Way Ahead"

India, US discuss Indo-Pacific, regional issues ahead of 2+2 dialogue
World

India, US discuss Indo-Pacific, regional issues ahead of 2+2 dialogue

US and Indian officials exchanged views on regional issues of shared interest, including in South Asia and the Indian Ocean region

Why new international alignment AUKUS will only complement Quad power in Indo-Pacific
World

Why new international alignment AUKUS will only complement Quad power in Indo-Pacific

While AUKUS will guarantee the security of Australia, it will in no way impact the functioning of the Quad

'AUKUS complements Quad': Australian prime minister Morrison lauds India's warm embrace
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'AUKUS complements Quad': Australian prime minister Morrison lauds India's warm embrace

Australian prime minister Scott Morrison said Quad is a practical partnership of like-minded democracies and economies coming together to promote a free and open Indo-Pacific and deal with some of the world's biggest challenges

'India at core of our Indo-Pacific strategy': French envoy says military confrontational blocs not a solution
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'India at core of our Indo-Pacific strategy': French envoy says military confrontational blocs not a solution

France views Quad as a broader global group in comparison to security alliance AUKUS, the envoy said.

Why AUKUS is not a security alliance, but a platform to arm Australia with nuclear submarines
India

Why AUKUS is not a security alliance, but a platform to arm Australia with nuclear submarines

AUKUS sets a precedent for India to acquire critical naval nuclear reactor technology, likely from France, which after this setback of losing the submarine project will be willing to engage

Jaishankar discusses Indo-Pacific development, COVID with Singaporean counterpart Vivian Balakrishnan
World

Jaishankar discusses Indo-Pacific development, COVID with Singaporean counterpart Vivian Balakrishnan

The meeting, held in the US, comes only a month after the two countries exchanged views on international and strategic issues pertaining to the Indo-Pacific

Leaders' summit showed Quad is playing long game, and it won’t suffer a collapse even if China challenge subsides in future
World

Leaders' summit showed Quad is playing long game, and it won’t suffer a collapse even if China challenge subsides in future

The Quad may struggle to meet the mountain of ever-changing expectations placed on its shoulders but readings of its inefficacy gloss over the incredible distance the coalition has covered since its resurrection in 2017

From conflict in Kashmir to starvation deaths in Tigray: Local problems take centre stage at 76th UNGA
World

From conflict in Kashmir to starvation deaths in Tigray: Local problems take centre stage at 76th UNGA

The meet gave world leaders the opportunity to discuss and deliberate on some of the most unstable and unsettling current conflicts, which could have global repercussions

India, US discuss collaborations in space, IT and healthcare sectors
World

India, US discuss collaborations in space, IT and healthcare sectors

Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said Prime Minister Modi and Vice President Harris exchanged views on recent global developments, including in Afghanistan

NATO Secretary General refuses to take side in submarine row, calls for united front
World

NATO Secretary General refuses to take side in submarine row, calls for united front

Jens Stoltenberg said he was confident that France, the UK and the US “will find a way forward and not make this disagreement create lasting problems for the alliance”

PM Modi, Emmanuel Macron discuss Indo-Pacific cooperation amid submarine dispute
World

PM Modi, Emmanuel Macron discuss Indo-Pacific cooperation amid submarine dispute

In telephone talks, both leaders said they would 'act jointly in an open and inclusive Indo-Pacific area', days after Australia pulled out of a submarine contract with France

British foreign secretary Liz Truss defends AUKUS, says pact shows UK's commitment to stability in Indo-Pacific
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British foreign secretary Liz Truss defends AUKUS, says pact shows UK's commitment to stability in Indo-Pacific

The comment comes in the wake of France's foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian accusing the country of "constant opportunism"

AUKUS is a big deal in Indo-Pacific architecture, and it will complement, not diminish the importance of Quad
World

AUKUS is a big deal in Indo-Pacific architecture, and it will complement, not diminish the importance of Quad

It is obvious that China's military aggressiveness, bullying of the nations in Indo-Pacific necessitated a response, and the 'historic' security alliance is aimed at mitigating the challenges

Joe Biden announces Indo-Pacific alliance AUKUS with UK, Australia ahead of Quad summit
World

Joe Biden announces Indo-Pacific alliance AUKUS with UK, Australia ahead of Quad summit

The new security alliance is likely to be seen as a provocative move by China, which has repeatedly lashed out at Joe Biden as he's sought to refocus US foreign policy on the Pacific

Joe Biden to host in-person Quad Summit at White House on 24 September, Narendra Modi to attend
World

Joe Biden to host in-person Quad Summit at White House on 24 September, Narendra Modi to attend

The Quad summit will take place amid China's aggressive behaviour in the resource-rich South China Sea