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ASEAN summit: Narendra Modi pitches for convergence of approach to ensure free, open and rules-based Indo-Pacific
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ASEAN summit: Narendra Modi pitches for convergence of approach to ensure free, open and rules-based Indo-Pacific

In the summit, Modi announced a contribution of $1 million to COVID-19 ASEAN Response Fund and stressed on leveraging strong ties between the two sides in the battle against the pandemic

70 years of Communist China: Rise of Xi Jinping as a personality cult worrisome; ruthless suppression of dissent signals an autocratic State
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70 years of Communist China: Rise of Xi Jinping as a personality cult worrisome; ruthless suppression of dissent signals an autocratic State

Xi Jinping personally heads the central commissions on finance, foreign affairs, military affairs, national security, internet policing and, since last year, the one on reform, under a commission interestingly named as of “comprehensively deepening reforms”.

India, China discuss maritime security issues, prospects for bilateral cooperation in Beijing
India

India, China discuss maritime security issues, prospects for bilateral cooperation in Beijing

India and China held their second maritime security dialogue in Beijing during which the Indian side elaborated on its vision for the Indo-Pacific region as articulated in prime minister Modi's keynote address at this year's Shangri-La Dialogue

Sikkim standoff: Australian foreign minister Julia Bishop calls for peaceful resolution of border row
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Sikkim standoff: Australian foreign minister Julia Bishop calls for peaceful resolution of border row

Bishop called for a peaceful resolution of the Sikkim standoff between China and India, an issue which she discussed during her meetings with Narendra Modi

Neeru Chadha becomes first Indian woman to be member of International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea
India

Neeru Chadha becomes first Indian woman to be member of International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea

International law expert Neeru Chadha has won a crucial election to a top UN judicial body that deals with disputes related to the law of the sea

Narendra Modi's four-nation tour: India, Spain to push for resolving disputes in South China Sea
India

Narendra Modi's four-nation tour: India, Spain to push for resolving disputes in South China Sea

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Spanish president Mariano Rajoy on Wednesday stressed the importance of resolving the disputes in the strategic South China Sea in accordance with the universally recognised principles of international law, a statement that could anger China.

India, Indonesia ties: Maritime cooperation is key takeaway from President Joko Widodo's visit
India

India, Indonesia ties: Maritime cooperation is key takeaway from President Joko Widodo's visit

Closer maritime cooperation between India and Indonesia is the key takeaway from President Joko Widodo first visit to Delhi.

'Threat or use of force' to resolve South China Sea dispute will complicate matters: PM Modi
World

'Threat or use of force' to resolve South China Sea dispute will complicate matters: PM Modi

Terming sea lanes passing through the strategic South China Sea as the "main arteries" of global trade, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said India supports freedom of navigation as he sought "utmost respect" for international law, amid China's muscle flexing in the region.

Chinese checkers: India must act with global community to contain China
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Chinese checkers: India must act with global community to contain China

Can China be allowed to get away by not abiding by the convention that she voluntarily signed and ratified?

China's Supreme Court reaffirms claims over South China Seas, warns violators of criminal liability
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China's Supreme Court reaffirms claims over South China Seas, warns violators of criminal liability

China's Supreme Court issued a regulation reaffirming the country's jurisdiction over South China Sea warning foreigners of criminal liability for violations of its sovereignty.

Philippines rejects China talks not based on South China Sea feud ruling
World

Philippines rejects China talks not based on South China Sea feud ruling

The Philippines' top diplomat said Tuesday he has rejected a Chinese government offer to hold talks "outside of and in disregard" of an international tribunal's ruling last week that debunked Beijing's claim to ownership of virtually the entire South China Sea.

Philippine, Japan conduct joint maritime drill near Manila bay post SCS ruling
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Philippine, Japan conduct joint maritime drill near Manila bay post SCS ruling

The Philippine Coast Guard conducted a joint maritime exercise with the Japan Coast Guard in the vicinity of Manila Bay a day after Hague ruling.

China's white paper is an attempt to manufacture South China Sea 'history'
World

China's white paper is an attempt to manufacture South China Sea 'history'

Preempting a less-than-positive ruling from the PCA, China had been preparing a white paper titled China Adheres to the Position of Settling Through Negotiation the Relevant Disputes Between China and the Philippines in the South China Sea, which was promptly issued by the State Council Information Office on Wednesday morning

Tribunal slams China on South China Sea, but Beijing couldn't care less
World

Tribunal slams China on South China Sea, but Beijing couldn't care less

After China's refusal to adhere to the Hague-based PCA's ruling on the South China Sea, the region can expect more turbulence with Beijing perhaps prepared to even cross the red line.

Full text: China calls Hague Tribunal verdict 'null and void', says it's not 'binding'
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Full text: China calls Hague Tribunal verdict 'null and void', says it's not 'binding'

China's territorial sovereignty and maritime rights and interests in the South China Sea shall under no circumstances be affected by the awards of the Arbitral Tribunal , Beijing said in a strong response.

Hague Tribunal ruling shows China as a bully that refuses to follow international standards
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Hague Tribunal ruling shows China as a bully that refuses to follow international standards

China has used a textbook example of its tactic of ‘manufacturing history’ to claim almost the entire sea as, in effect, a Chinese lake. They produced some maps in which there is a feature called the “nine-dash” line, which they claim is the maritime boundary.

South China Sea arbitration: Philippine activists protest outside Chinese Embassy in Manila
World

South China Sea arbitration: Philippine activists protest outside Chinese Embassy in Manila

Philippine activists on Tuesday protested outside the Chinese Embassy ahead of the South China Sea verdict by an international court.

South China Sea dispute: International arbitration court's ruling set to ramp up tensions
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South China Sea dispute: International arbitration court's ruling set to ramp up tensions

An arbitration court in The Hague will rule on the South China Sea dispute on Tuesday even as China has boycotted the hearings.

China lashes out at G7 foreign ministries; calls for status quo in South China Seas
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China lashes out at G7 foreign ministries; calls for status quo in South China Seas

Lu said that as recovery of the world economy remains weak, the G7 bloc should have focused on global economic governance and cooperation rather than hyping up the disputes.

Setback to India: UN tribunal rules to stay court proceedings in Italian marines case
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Setback to India: UN tribunal rules to stay court proceedings in Italian marines case

Italy and India have been ordered by a UN tribunal to stop all court proceedings on the two Italian marines accused of killing Indian fishermen in 2012.