If Doklam standoff continues, China may issue ultimatum to India, says ex-naval officer

Beijing[China], August 17 :With Doklam standoff still continuing between India and China, an ex-rear admiral of the Chinese Navy has warned that his country's foreign and defense ministries...

Aug 16, 2017 1:11 PM | Newsscroll

Chinese Navy eyes Indian Ocean as part of PLA's plan to extend

its reach PTI8_11_2017_000040B(Eds: Updating after adding a picture)By Anil K Joseph and K J M VarmaOn board PLA ship Yulin, Aug 11 China's Navy wants to join hands with India to maintain security...

Aug 11, 2017 4:10 PM | Newsscroll

Chinese Navy eyes Indian Ocean as part of PLA's plan to extend

its reachBy Anil K Joseph and K J M VarmaOn board PLA ship Yulin, Aug 11 China's Navy wants to join hands with India to maintain security of the Indian Ocean, amid growing concerns in New Delhi over...

Aug 11, 2017 12:29 PM | Newsscroll

China protests after US warship sails near island

Beijing, Aug 11 Beijing voiced displeasure today after a US warship sailed near an artificial island in the disputed South China Sea, an operation that prompted the Chinese navy to warn off the...

Aug 11, 2017 10:07 AM | Newsscroll

US warship challenges China's claims in South China Sea

Beijing [China], August 11 : China has lodged a protest against a U.S. Navy destroyer that challenged Beijing's maritime claims by passing close to the Meiji Reef of the disputed Nansha...

Aug 10, 2017 6:48 AM | Newsscroll

China holds wargames as North Korea tensions spike

Shanghai, Aug 8 The Chinese navy and air force flexed their muscles in live-fire drills in seas adjacent to the Korean Peninsula, the defence ministry said, amid regional tensions over North Korea's...

Aug 08, 2017 11:38 AM | Newsscroll

China opens first overseas base in Africa: media

Beijing, Aug 1 China has officially opened its first overseas naval base in Djibouti, state media said today, a major step for the country's expansion of its military presence abroad.Chinese...

Aug 01, 2017 7:50 PM | Newsscroll

Lanka, China sign USD 1.1 bn Hambantota port deal

Colombo, Jul 29 Sri Lanka today signed a USD 1.1 billion deal with China to sell a 70-per cent stake in the strategic Hambantota port to a state-run Chinese firm, a move that could raise security...

Jul 29, 2017 6:37 PM | Newsscroll

Lanka, China sign USD 1.1 bn Hambantota port deal

Colombo, Jul 29 Sri Lanka today signed a USD 1.1 billion deal to sell a 70-per cent stake of the strategic Hambantota port to China, amid concerns over the massive debt the island nation incurred in...

Jul 29, 2017 1:55 PM | Newsscroll

'US should help build Indian Navy to force China back down'

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jul 26 A former Republican senator has suggested that the US strengthen the Indian Navy by outfitting it with nuclear weapons to send a "devastating" message to China and...

Jul 26, 2017 12:37 PM | Newsscroll