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Ready to respond to US aggression: North Korea

North Korea said it is ready to respond to aggression from the US, amid the deployment of an American nuclear aircraft carrier in waters close to the Korean peninsula.

Drift analysis says MH370 likely crashed north of search

Analysis of a genuine Boeing 777 wing flap has reaffirmed experts' opinion that a missing Malaysian airliner most likely crashed north of an abandoned search area in the Indian Ocean.

US Marines arrive in Darwin for Australia, China exercises

US Marines arrive in Darwin for Australia, China exercises

The Australia-US-China military exercises are also aimed at Australia charting a course between its most important security ally the United States and its biggest trading partner China.
 

Indian ship to provide surveillance support in Indian Ocean

Indian Naval Ship Shardul is on a two-month deployment in the south Indian Ocean with an aim to provide surveillance support in the region, an official said here.

Eye on 'expansionist' China? India trains Vietnamese soldiers in Mizoram

Eye on 'expansionist' China? India trains Vietnamese soldiers in Mizoram

The Indian Army is training soldiers of the Vietnamese Army in the forests of Mizoram.

India, US, Japan cooperation necessary to face China: Scholars

India, US, Japan cooperation necessary to face China: Scholars

They agreed that cooperation between the three "will determine the parameters of security" in the face of an assertive China.

US Senator pushes for sale of Guardian drones to India

A top US Senator has strongly pushed for selling high-tech Predator Guardian drones to India for maritime surveillance, especially in the Indian Ocean, as part of the growing bilateral defence collaboration.

Chinese warships hold drill in Indian Ocean

Chinese warships have conducted a drill in the Indian Ocean.

Donald Trump policies may make Indo-Pacific unstable: Ex-Navy chief

Advocating a nuanced approach towards China, former Navy Chief Admiral Arun Prakash today said a possible radical shift in US policies under the Trump administration could trigger instability in the Indo-Pacific and asked New Delhi to seek multi-lateral partnerships within the strategic region.

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.

Pakistan concerned over peace in Indian Ocean: Sartaj Aziz

Pakistan concerned over peace in Indian Ocean: Sartaj Aziz

Pakistan is determined to counter growing threats to peace in the Indian Ocean, particularly from its "nuclearisation" by India, Foreign Affairs Adviser Sartaj Aziz said.

India should be concerned about China's growing influence: US Pacific Command chief

Admiral Harry B Harris, who heads the US Pacific Command (PACOM), also flayed China's relationship with Pakistan and Bangladesh.

Fluctuating pattern of rainfall connected to warming of the Indian Ocean

Fluctuating pattern of rainfall connected to warming of the Indian Ocean

The study shows that changing monsoon patterns "which are tied to higher temperatures in the Indian Ocean" are an "even greater driver of change" in groundwater storage than the pumping of groundwater for agriculture.

Is Pakistan's Babar-3 cruise missile launch fake?

Is Pakistan's Babar-3 cruise missile launch fake?

The latest test by Pakistan came days after India tested its indigenously developed intercontinental surface-to-surface nuclear-capable ballistic missile Agni-V.

Changing rainfall pattern linked to Indian Ocean warming

Groundwater plays a vital role in food and water security in India.

Indonesia marks tsunami 12 years ago with prayers

Indonesia sits on the Pacific "Ring of Fire", where the meeting of continental plates causes strong seismic activity and is frequently hit by earthquakes.

Experts `highly confident` MH370 not in search zone

Experts `highly confident` MH370 not in search zone

Missing Malaysian flight MH370 is almost certainly not in the current search zone in the remote Indian Ocean but could be further north, officials said Tuesday.

As China warships 'clutter' Indian Ocean, India says it's ready for any eventuality

As China warships 'clutter' Indian Ocean, India says it's ready for any eventuality

Underscoring the preparedness of the armed forces, Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba said that the Indian Navy is ready to meet all challenges.  

Two Indian fishermen injured in Sri Lankan Navy firing

The attacks on Indian fishermen by the Sri Lankan Naval officers is an ongoing issue.