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‘CPEC smacks of Chinese expansionism, Pakistan doomed’

Alice Wells said while China would reach the strategically important Indian Ocean using CPEC, the corridor will impoverish Pakistan

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Cyclone Maha in western States; Bay of Bengal disturbed too

Know the extent of risk you face, the nature of the Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal that causes many a cyclone; how they are named

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India

India, Seychelles to work on strategic Assumption Island naval base project

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Seychelles President Danny Faure today agreed to work together on the Assumption Island project based on “each other’s interests”, days after reports from the island nation of it cancelling the pact with India to jointly develop a naval base there.   After their comprehensive and “frank” discussions on key […]

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India

INS Teg reaches Seychelles

New Delhi — While Indian Navy is engaged in joint exercises with Cambodia and Thailand, INS Teg, a stealth frigate of the Indian Navy, is currently on a 2-month long deployment in the South Indian Ocean with an aim to provide surveillance support in the region. This is in keeping with India’s national objective of ensuring a secure and […]