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All global chokepoints under OBOR pressure: Admiral Harris
Harris said it is a good thing as long as it seeks to link economically the population of China with markets and resources in Europe, and Africa, and Central Asia.
Idle Iranian threat: India can hope to gain from fracas over Strait of Hormuz
If they stop buying, Iran will have to look for new buyers and,...
US Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian vessel: US official
"The IRGCN boat was coming in at a high rate of speed. It did not respond to any signals, they felt there was no choice except to fire the warning shots," the defense official told.
China takes the Africa route to ringfence India: 6 reasons why Delhi should be worried
China's state news agency Xinhua said the ships had departed from Zhanjiang in southern China “to set up a support base in Djibouti”.
Economic Relations with Central Asia: China steals a march, but India undeterred
Delhi is developing a strategy to partner countries like Germany and Turkey to get a share of the natural resources in the region.
Pakistan, China discuss strategic economic corridor project
China took control of the strategic Gwadar port this year, which gave it access to the Arabian Sea and Strait of Hormuz through which a third of the world's oil is transported.
Iran seizes Indian ship carrying oil from Iraq
Tehran authorities conveyed to India that the ship was polluting Iranian waters, but this is being seen as flimsy reasoning.
Pakistan, China sign USD 18 billion deal on Arabian Sea link
China and Pakistan today signed eight agreements, including a whopping USD 18 billion deal to build a 200 km-long strategic tunnel through the rugged PoK.
China to deploy 1 lakh marines at ports in Gwadar and Djibouti
Gwadar is a deep-sea port next to Strait of Hormuz, the key oil route in the Persian Gulf, built with Chinese funding.
China hopes US defence spending benefits global stability
China unveils its defence budget for the year at this weekend's opening of the annual meeting of its largely rubber stamp parliament.
Pakistan's Gwadar port run by China 'matter of concern' for India
Pakistan's decision to hand over strategic Gwadar port to China is a matter of "serious concern" for India, Defence Minister A K Antony said today.
'China's take over Gwadar port not aimed at encircling India'
Gwadar Port is at the apex of the Arabian Sea and the mouth of the Persian Gulf, and only about 400 km away from the Strait of Hormuz, a key global oil supply route.
Bureaucracy slows down India-US partnership: US Army Pacific Force Commander
It is no secret that the US Pacific Command has been bullish on expanding defence partnership with India amid China’s fast rise and growing ambitions in the Asia-Pacific region.
India, US should together shape the New Normal: US Pacific Command Commander
Warning against the tendency of accepting the New Normal, Adm. Harris pointed out that this is a pessimistic view.
Balaji Shipping Lines to start Oman service from India
Balaji Shipping Lines (BSL), part of the Transworld Group of companies, said it will start their direct service to Sohar Port in Oman.