New Delhi has grown concerned over the presence of China`s bigger navy in its neighbourhood and the network of commercial ports it is building in an arc stretching from Sri Lanka to Pakistan that India fears could become naval outposts.Jan 23, 2019, 23:42 PM IST
EXCLUSIVE - China prepares to deploy nuclear submarines at Pakistan's Gwadar Port: True face of CPEC?
It has already started work to build facilities to enable communication with submarines.Jan 17, 2018, 15:08 PM IST
Another ship INS Kochi, which is also part of this deployment, is proceeding to the Southern Indian Ocean.Sep 20, 2017, 22:35 PM IST
A blip appeared on the coastal radar screen on Tuesday sending alarm bells ringing in the islands.Feb 27, 2016, 11:59 AM IST
Thailand`s navy has voted in favour of buying three Chinese submarines worth US$1 billion, an official said Thursday, the kingdom`s first such vessels in decades if the purchase is approved by the cabinet.Jul 02, 2015, 15:40 PM IST
Chinese President Xi Jinping will launch energy and infrastructure projects worth $46 billion on a visit to Pakistan next week as China cements links with its old ally and generates opportunities for firms hit by slack growth at home.Apr 16, 2015, 18:58 PM IST
Sri Lanka on Saturday said it will not allow Chinese submarines to dock in its ports, a move apparently aimed at allaying India's concerns.Feb 28, 2015, 20:37 PM IST
Sri Lanka Wednesday said the issue of Chinese submarines making a port call in Colombo was "not a threatening situation" and the vessels were returning from Africa.Nov 06, 2014, 00:19 AM IST
Pakistan`s Defence Ministry has
asked the federal cabinet to approve the purchase of conventional Chinese submarines to counter "emerging threats" that the country faces, according to a media report Wednesday.