Indo-Pacific region

US welcomes India's emergence as ‘leading global power’, role in Indo-Pacific region: State Department

"India is one of the most important partners in the Indo-Pacific region to us. We welcome India's emergence as a leading global power and its role as a net security provider in the region," State Department Spokesperson Ned Price told reporters at his daily news conference.

Feb 10, 2021, 08:31 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi invites US President Biden, First Lady to visit India

In his first official interaction with Joe Biden, Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed a host of issues with the US President and also took the opportunity to invite him and First lady, Dr Jill Biden, to visit India at their earliest convenience.

Feb 09, 2021, 06:53 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi speaks with US President Joe Biden; know what the world leaders spoke about

In the first-ever direct conversation between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Joe Biden, the PM conveyed his best wishes on Biden's success. On January 27, the first official and public contact between the governments of PM Modi and the US President took place on with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and new US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin speaking.

Feb 08, 2021, 23:22 PM IST

France appoints envoy Christophe Penot for Indo-Pacific, in a first

Senior diplomat Christophe Penot will be the country's envoy to Indo Pacific and he begins his assignment from October 15 (Thursday).

Oct 15, 2020, 00:05 AM IST

Indonesia Foreign Minister arrives to India on 2-day visit, to hold talks on Indo-Pacific region

Indonesian foreign minister Retno L. P. Marsudi arrived in Delhi on Friday on a two-day visit to attend the combined session of the Indian Ocean Dialogue and the Delhi Dialogue XI.

Dec 13, 2019, 07:26 AM IST

India-US convergence growing in Indo-Pacific region: Rajnath Singh

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday conveyed to US Secretary of Defence Mark T. Esper that there was growing convergence between India and the US in the Indo-Pacific region, and bilateral cooperation between the two sides has grown across a wide range of issues.

Nov 17, 2019, 11:37 AM IST

India ready and capable of countering threats from neighbours: IAF chief

Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa claimes that the Indian Air Force is "very much alive" to emerging threats that could arise in the Indo Pacific region.

Nov 11, 2018, 19:01 PM IST

Indian armed forces building partnerships in vital Indo-Pacific region: PM Modi

India is an active member in the Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia.

Jun 03, 2018, 18:18 PM IST

India, Vietnam to work for open, prosperous Indo-Pacific region

India and Vietnam on Saturday agreed to work for an independent, open and prosperous Indo-Pacific region.

Mar 04, 2018, 00:43 AM IST

Immediate threat from North Korea, long-term challenge from China a worry: Top US military commander

Chief of US Pacific Command Admiral Harry Harris Jr. has said that multilateralism is the way ahead for peace and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region.

Jan 18, 2018, 18:34 PM IST

Trump backs 'leadership role' for India, slams China and Russia

Donald Trump has unveiled his "America First National Security Strategy" giving India a "leadership role" in the "broader" Indo-Pacific region.

Dec 20, 2017, 00:42 AM IST

Full text of PM Narendra Modi's speech at ASEAN-India summit

In an address at the ASEAN-India summit, PM Modi on Tuesday identified terrorism and extremism as the major challenge facing the region 

Nov 14, 2017, 20:20 PM IST

After Trump, PM Modi's talk, China hopes India and US can develop ties 'conducive' to regional peace

China said on Wednesday that it hopes that India and the US can develop ties which are "conducive" to regional peace and development.

Aug 16, 2017, 22:58 PM IST

Donald Trump, PM Narendra Modi agree to enhance peace in Indo-Pacific region

President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have agreed to enhance stability in the Indo-Pacific region.

Aug 15, 2017, 17:23 PM IST

China hopes India, US won't disturb South China Sea peace

Modi will meet Trump for the first time on June 26 and a range of issues are likely to come up, including H1B visas and terrorism.

Jun 23, 2017, 15:36 PM IST

India-US-Japan 'Malabar' joint military exercise begins

The first harbour phase will conclude on June 13. The second sea phase will run June 14-17 off Okinawa Island.

Jun 10, 2016, 17:18 PM IST

India, Japan, US unite on maritime security to counter China

India, Japan and the United States in their first ever trilateral meeting today highlighted the growing convergence of their respective countries in the Indo-Pacific region and called for working together on maritime security and disaster response.

Sep 30, 2015, 09:33 AM IST

US to work with India in Indo-Pacific region

Ahead of a dialogue with India, the US has said as it implements its strategic rebalance to Asia, it will work with India to address both the challenges and the opportunities across the Indo-Pacific region.

Mar 28, 2014, 11:04 AM IST