Indian Navy

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India’s naval assertions (Asian Age)

In 1962, as tension began to mount, with an increase in Chinese Army intrusions on the Indo-China border, Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, before embarking on a flight abroad reportedly told the media that he had “ordered the (ill-equipped and ill-prepared) Indian Army to throw the Chinese out”. These famous last words led to independent India’s … Continue reading

India Readies for War with China (Global Politician)

Monotapash Mukherjee As India is getting choked by the “string of pearls” and is faced by stiff competition from China in its hunt for resources, India is readying itself for a not-so-impossible military show down with China. Diplomatically it is befriending European Union and if the Euro fighter gets the nod, the bonhomie is set … Continue reading

Russian ‘Stealth Destroyer’ Just a Sales Gimmick? (Fox News)

Russia plans to begin constructing a new generation of “stealth” destroyers in 2012 that will form the backbone of the combat power of Russia’s surface fleet, Russian newspaper Pravda reported. But since much of Russia’s income comes from arms sales and exports, that new stealth technology might be simply hype designed to sell boats, Thomas … Continue reading

Pragmatism drives China and India ties (New Straits Times Press)

The two South Asian titans have become the best example of neighbours working together for mutual advantage, especially in economic matters, despite distrust and unsolved disputes, writes MAHENDRA VED INDIA has the Himalayas and China, the Great Wall. Bigger than both is the barrier of mutual distrust. The rising graph of economic ties, however, helps … Continue reading

India, China in Standoff Over South China Sea Oil (Wall Street Jounal)

India is being pulled into a complex and increasingly tense territorial dispute in the South China Sea, with China repeatedly warning ONGC, the Indian state oil company, that its joint exploration plans with Vietnam amount to a violation of Chinese sovereignty. The Indian government responded to the latest Chinese warnings Thursday by repeating its pledge … Continue reading

The India-Vietnam Axis (Wall Street Jounal)

New Delhi sees Hanoi as a counterweight to Beijing, in the same way as Beijing sees Islamabad. India is the latest country to get drawn into the South China Sea dispute. Earlier this month, Beijing told New Delhi that its permission was needed for India’s state-owned oil and gas firm to explore for energy in … Continue reading

China blasts sea oil exploration (Reuters, Taipei Times)

SOVEREIGNTY:A Chinese Communist Party mouthpiece newspaper said exploration by India and Vietnam in the South China Sea was a provocation that would hurt ties A joint energy project between India and Vietnam in the South China Sea infringes on China’s territorial sovereignty, an official Chinese newspaper said yesterday in the first reaction to the operation … Continue reading

India not worried about China’s objections to oil foray (mysinchew)

NEW DELHI, Sept 22 (Bernama) — India has played down recent Chinese objections to New Delhi’s oil exploration foray in the South China sea with Vietnamese collaboration, saying it is not worried a bit about it. “We have been exploring (oil in the South China Sea) since 1988. Originally, British Petroleum used to be there, … Continue reading

India’s advances into South China Sea met with criticism from Beijing (openDemocracy)

In what is seen as a response to Chinese moves in South Asia, India embarks on joint oil and gas exploration with Vietnam in South China Sea. After last week’s Kabul attacks, US sharpens tone with Pakistan. Romania joins European missile-defence shield, while Beijing criticizes Washington over a $5.3 billion arms sale to Taiwan. All … Continue reading

China paper condemns Vietnam-India energy cooperation (Reuters)

A joint energy project between India and Vietnam in the South China Sea infringes on China’s territorial sovereignty, an official Chinese newspaper said on Thursday in the first reaction to the operation by China’s state media. The report in the People’s Daily, the mouthpiece of China’s ruling Communist Party, said the oil and gas exploration … Continue reading

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