US report on Indo-Pacific calls India 'strategic partner', slams China for 'practising repression'

The report mentioned that the United States is strengthening and deepening partnerships with countries that share its values. The report titled - A FREE AND OPEN INDO-PACIFIC, Advancing a Shared Vision -  has been released by the US States Department.

Nov 04, 2019, 11:58 AM IST

India, US, Japan, Australia reiterate call for free, prosperous Indo-Pacific

India, US, Japan and Australia met in Singapore on Thursday and reiterated their call for a free and prosperous Indo-Pacific.

Jun 07, 2018, 23:50 PM IST

China's BRI exposes its ulterior strategic motives

It is felt that Beijing's manufacturing facilities place significant emphasis on agricultural output, "which addresses China's food insecurity."

Apr 23, 2018, 07:46 AM IST

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

In what can be seen as a strong signal to China, India and Vietnam on Saturday agreed to work for an independent, open and prosperous Indo-Pacific region as the two sides signed three agreements, including one on enhancing bilateral economy and trade.

Mar 03, 2018, 16:07 PM IST

Maldives declined India's invitation to take part in Milan 2018 naval exercise, says Indian Navy chief Sunil Lanba

Maldives government seems miffed after India called president Abdullah Yameen's emergency unconstitutional.

Feb 27, 2018, 15:10 PM IST

With China in mind, ASEAN leaders call for active Indian role in Indo-Pacific

Leaders of all 10 ASEAN member countries were here to participate at a summit meeting to mark 25 years of India- ASEAN ties and to attend India's Republic Day celebrations.

Jan 27, 2018, 06:14 AM IST

Irritated by Australia's Pacific trust deficit, China dismisses country as 'not important'

Australia's Foreign Policy White Paper has parts where China came across as a villain. Clearly, this has pissed Beijing off.

Nov 24, 2017, 09:47 AM IST

Heat on China in the Indian Ocean: As France comes calling, why is India the focal point for global powers?

New Delhi and Paris set for two high-level meetings within months, soon after India-US-Australia-Japan 'quadrilateral meet' on security in the Indian Ocean Region.

Nov 15, 2017, 21:23 PM IST

US defends use of phrase 'Indo-Pacific', says it reflects India's rise

US President Donald Trump on Sunday began his five-nation tour through Asia.

Nov 05, 2017, 21:53 PM IST