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Galwan Valley clashes may have been China's pushback against efforts to thwart its ambitions for Indo-Pacific region
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Galwan Valley clashes may have been China's pushback against efforts to thwart its ambitions for Indo-Pacific region

In the days since the violent face-off took place between the soldiers of the Indian Army and the People's Liberation Army in Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh, the Chinese media has time and again brought the US and its Indo-Pacific Strategy into the conversation

Parliament Monsoon Session: In Lok Sabha, Sushma Swaraj says Doka La dispute resolved through 'diplomatic maturity'
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Parliament Monsoon Session: In Lok Sabha, Sushma Swaraj says Doka La dispute resolved through 'diplomatic maturity'

Sushma Swaraj said the Wuhan informal summit was held without any agenda and without having any objectives to discuss any specific issue. Before the summit, the foreign ministers of the two countries decided that the leaders should not be restricted to any specific issue, she said.

India to host 10 ASEAN leaders on Republic Day: Unprecedented event comes as relations complete 25 years
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India to host 10 ASEAN leaders on Republic Day: Unprecedented event comes as relations complete 25 years

In this year's Republic Day, 10 heads of States and government from the ASEAN member-states will share the stage with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind.

India, Saudi Arabia emerge as largest importers of arms; US, China lead in defence expenditures
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India, Saudi Arabia emerge as largest importers of arms; US, China lead in defence expenditures

India, Saudi Arabia, UAE, China and Algeria emerged as the top importers during the five year period of 2012-2016, shows a Firstpost analysis of the latest SIPRI report on global arms sales

ASEAN foreign ministers' meeting: South China Sea dispute, North Korea tensions dominate conference
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ASEAN foreign ministers' meeting: South China Sea dispute, North Korea tensions dominate conference

ASEAN is holding the foreign ministers' summit in Philippines capital Manila, between 2 and 8 August.

ASEAN, China adopt framework for crafting code on South China Sea, critics term move a time-buying tactic
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ASEAN, China adopt framework for crafting code on South China Sea, critics term move a time-buying tactic

Several ASEAN countries, including Vietnam and the Philippines, have said they still favor making the code legally binding, something experts say China is unlikely to agree to.

South China Sea dispute: China slams US for 'flaunting military force' after bombers fly over region
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South China Sea dispute: China slams US for 'flaunting military force' after bombers fly over region

The B-1B Lancer bombers from Guam airbase flew over South China Sea as part of operations intended to demonstrate the US commitment to freedom of navigation

India, US urges China to respect freedom of navigation in South China Sea
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India, US urges China to respect freedom of navigation in South China Sea

Modi and Trump on Monday called for freedom of navigation and resolving of territorial and maritime disputes peacefully in accordance with international law.

South China Sea dispute: Beijing launches research project to compile data on disputed region
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South China Sea dispute: Beijing launches research project to compile data on disputed region

China has launched a research project to compile historical data obtained during expeditions by its teams to the disputed South China Sea since the late 1950s.

South China Sea: US Navy begins patrolling disputed territory despite China's warning
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South China Sea: US Navy begins patrolling disputed territory despite China's warning

A US aircraft carrier strike group has begun patrolling in the disputed South China Sea despite China's warning to America against challenging its sovereignty in the area.

China warns Japan to not 'play with fire' in South China Sea after Tokyo's decision to patrol waters
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China warns Japan to not 'play with fire' in South China Sea after Tokyo's decision to patrol waters

The Chinese defence ministry said the aim of the announcement was "to mess up the South China Sea situation and try to gain interests from the troubled waters."

China, Japan should 'put aside disruptions', Xi Jinping tells Shinzo Abe
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China, Japan should 'put aside disruptions', Xi Jinping tells Shinzo Abe

Chinese President Xi Jinping offered Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe an olive branch at their first meeting in over a year on Monday.

A rising China needs to restrain itself to play responsible role at world stage: Barack Obama
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A rising China needs to restrain itself to play responsible role at world stage: Barack Obama

US President Barack Obama has said that a rising China, which has been worrying its neighbours with its aggressive behaviour over the South China Sea, needs to restrain itself in order to play a responsible role at the world stage.

India to play key role for peace in oceans: Singapore's diplomat Tommy Koh
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India to play key role for peace in oceans: Singapore's diplomat Tommy Koh

Praising India's naval and maritime policy, one of Singapore's top diplomats on Tuesday said India will continue to play a positive role in maintaining peace and order in the world's oceans, including the disputed South China Sea.

India-China relations developing smoothly despite frictions: Chinese media
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India-China relations developing smoothly despite frictions: Chinese media

Hailing India for keeping "neutral stand" over the South China Sea issue despite pressure from the US and Japan, state-run Chinese media on Wednesday said there are some contradictions and frictions between the two nations but the overall bilateral relations have been developing smoothly.

South China Sea verdict: Manila's special envoy visits Hong Kong to improve ties
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South China Sea verdict: Manila's special envoy visits Hong Kong to improve ties

China on Wednesday warmed up for talks with the Philippines to resolve differences as Beijing welcomed Manila's special envoy to make joint efforts to improve bilateral relations and restore dialogue amid tensions over the South China Sea tribunal verdict.

South China Sea dispute: Xi Jinping pushes for PLA reforms amidst soaring tensions
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South China Sea dispute: Xi Jinping pushes for PLA reforms amidst soaring tensions

Undergoing radical transformation to increase its combat capability amid rising tensions over the disputed South China Sea, President Xi Jinping is pushing China's 2.3 million-strong PLA which turns 89 tomorrow to train hard to win wars as it expands its high tech arsenal.

South China Sea dispute: Beijing emerges more muscular after Asean meet
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South China Sea dispute: Beijing emerges more muscular after Asean meet

Daring to take on China in a territorial dispute in the South China Sea, the Philippines went to an international tribunal for justice, and won big.

Beijing asks Tokyo to restrain itself form interfering in South China Sea dispute
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Beijing asks Tokyo to restrain itself form interfering in South China Sea dispute

China on Sunday asked Japan to restrain itself from interfering in the South China Sea dispute, saying Tokyo should instead consider its "shameful history" before accusing it of expansionist behaviour in the strategic region.