China`s Navy has launched its first self-propelled floating dock, giving it the ability to repair warships far from the coast, the official People`s Liberation Army Daily said on Tuesday, Beijing`s latest move to modernise its Navy.Mar 01, 2016, 09:33 AM IST
China has donated USD 500,000 besides rushing tonnes of bottled water to the Maldivian capital to overcome the crippling drinking water crisis in the city with a senior official saying it demonstrated its "sincerity" towards neighbouring countries.Dec 08, 2014, 18:16 PM IST
Two Chinese Navy training vessels have embarked on a visit to India and three other Asian countries for training in distant waters.May 01, 2014, 22:36 PM IST
China on Friday announced the formation of its first aircraft carrier-borne aviation force, signalling its determination to enhance the reach of its fast-expanding navy`s might.May 10, 2013, 21:52 PM IST
Chinese military on Wednesday for the first time deployed its naval ships to patrol the islands disputed with Tokyo in the East China Sea.Apr 17, 2013, 14:06 PM IST
China has dispatched eleven batches of 28 warships for undertaking escort missions for 4,543 vessels in 431 batches by March 2012.Mar 30, 2012, 16:15 PM IST
China dismissed as "groundless" a media report that its navy had confronted an
Indian naval ship in the South China Sea.
China is ramping up its military spending as the United States considers cutting its defence budget.Jul 28, 2011, 10:32 AM IST
The unit would consist of about 200 troops based on remote Yonaguni Island.Nov 11, 2010, 14:01 PM IST
Pakistan plans to deepen
military cooperation with China as it seeks to buy bigger
naval ships with more firepower in addition to several
frigates it has already ordered from its "all weather" ally.