Asia-Pacific

China won't share hydrological data until India withdraws from Doklam

China won't share hydrological data until India withdraws from Doklam

China will not agree to carry out normal cooperation on hydrological data with India unless it agrees to withdraw troops from Doklam,

Aug 20, 2017, 23:41 PM IST

Five things to know about the Japanese royals

Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko journey to sites of natural disasters to console victims, most notably after the 2011 earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster.

Jun 09, 2017, 09:15 AM IST

Japan, France welcome US leadership in the Asia-Pacific

Japanese Defense Minister Tomomi Inada applauded America's presence in the region and its tough stance on North Korea.

Jun 03, 2017, 20:11 PM IST
Jim Mattis says US committed to Asia-Pacific as allies seek clear policy

Jim Mattis says US committed to Asia-Pacific as allies seek clear policy

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Friday the United States remains committed to its Asia-Pacific allies, as he arrived in Singapore for the region`s premier defense and security forum. 

Jun 02, 2017, 17:30 PM IST
With eye on China, India and Japan vow to work as 'stabiliser' in Asia-Pacific

With eye on China, India and Japan vow to work as 'stabiliser' in Asia-Pacific

Hailing India-Japan ties, Rijiju said that both countries should go beyond their immediate oceanic limits to serve the interests of the whole world.

Feb 13, 2017, 17:50 PM IST

China, US must avoid being excessive mutual suspicion: Chinese envoy

China`s Washington envoy, Cui Tiankai, said that after “a most unusual political season”, it was important to build consensus and identify common ground.
 

Nov 17, 2016, 09:46 AM IST
Good news! Delhi airport emerges as first carbon neutral airport in Asia-Pacific

Good news! Delhi airport emerges as first carbon neutral airport in Asia-Pacific

This has come to the fore following a series of measures taken by it to reduce carbon footprint, which includes setting up a 7.84 MW solar power plant.

Sep 28, 2016, 11:05 AM IST