Follow Us:

Tag: Indo-Pacific region

17 Results

  • India must enhance strength by partnering with nations to counter volatile neighbours, says IAF chief VR Chaudhari

    India must enhance strength by partnering with nations to counter volatile neighbours, says IAF chief VR Chaudhari

    "Amidst this volatility, we must enhance our collective strengths by partnering with nations which share common beliefs and values," said Air Chief Marshal.

    December 22, 2022
  • Way forward

    Way forward

    For, the overlap of multilateral alliances in the region which has come to the fore could well turn out to be counter-productive as critics have been warning for a while now.

    August 9, 2022
  • India, France pledge to uphold peace, stability in Indo-Pacific region

    India, France pledge to uphold peace, stability in Indo-Pacific region

    India and France reaffirmed their commitment to building one of the premier strategic partnerships for advancing peace, stability, and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region.

    May 5, 2022
  • Jaishankar calls for rules-based order for Indo-Pacific

    Jaishankar calls for rules-based order for Indo-Pacific

    The minister's remarks are significant, given the increasing aggressive posturing being displayed by China on maritime issues.

    October 29, 2021
  • India, US defence officials discuss increasing cooperation in Indo-Pacific

    India, US defence officials discuss increasing cooperation in Indo-Pacific

    Friday's meeting of the US-India Defence Policy Group (DPG) co-chaired by India's Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar and Colin Kahl, the US Under Secretary for Defence Policy "discussed opportunities for enhanced cooperation with like-minded partners to sustain a free and open Indo-Pacific"

    October 9, 2021
  • Blinken addresses civil society leaders in India visit

    Blinken addresses civil society leaders in India visit

    "The Indian people and the American people believe in human dignity and equality of opportunity, the rule of law, fundamental freedoms including freedom of religion and belief... these are the fundamental tenets of democracies like ours," Antony Blinken.

    July 28, 2021
  • Ties reinforced

    Ties reinforced

    There is a strong bipartisan support in Washington for the Indo-US security partnership. Despite the fact that during the Trump era many international agreements were upturned, America's relations with India were not affected and did not face any stress

    April 2, 2021
  • With China on mind, US to bolster defence partnership with India

    With China on mind, US to bolster defence partnership with India

    “India is an increasingly important partner in today’s rapidly shifting international dynamics. And it’s clear that the importance of this (Indo-US) partnership, and its impact to the international rules based order will only grow in the years ahead,” visiting US Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin said at a joint press interaction with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh after talks between the two leaders.

    March 21, 2021
  • India to be vaccine making hub for Quad

    India to be vaccine making hub for Quad

    Government sources said the vaccine initiative would allow new manufacturing capacities to be added in India for exports to the Indo-Pacific region.

    March 13, 2021
  • 1st Quad summit to talk Indo-Pacific, Covid-19

    1st Quad summit to talk Indo-Pacific, Covid-19

    The four leaders will discuss regional and global issues of shared interest, and exchange views on practical areas of cooperation towards maintaining a free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific region, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said.

    March 12, 2021
  • With China on mind, Quad FMs call for freedom of navigation

    With China on mind, Quad FMs call for freedom of navigation

    The four ‘Quad’ members ~ India, Japan, Australia and the US, emphasised their commitment to upholding a rulesbased international order, underpinned by respect for territorial integrity and sovereignty

    February 19, 2021
  • Unsustainable RCEP

    Unsustainable RCEP

    For several years, especially during the UPA rule we were, in fact, encouraged to believe the Chindia narrative so credulously that we did precious little to counter Beijing‘s policy of maritime encirclement of India through its ‘string of pearls‘ strategy

    January 29, 2021
  • China on mind, India, France, Japan launch dialogue on Indo-Pacific

    China on mind, India, France, Japan launch dialogue on Indo-Pacific

    “An Indo-Pacific guided by norms and governed by rules, with freedom of navigation, open connectivity, and respect for the territorial integrity and sovereignty of all states, is an article of faith for India,” Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said

    January 20, 2021
  • Avoid actions that may complicate situation: Rajnath Singh’s veiled message to China

    Avoid actions that may complicate situation: Rajnath Singh’s veiled message to China

    Singh emphasised India’s call for an open and inclusive order in the Indo-Pacific region based upon respect for sovereignty and territorial integrity of nations, peaceful resolutions of disputes through dialogue and adherence to international rules and laws.

    December 11, 2020
  • An Ocean in Focus~II

    An Ocean in Focus~II

    Though difficult, a sustained naval presence by India in the Indo-Pacific Region may be the only way to counter Chinese intransigence in the Indian Ocean Region or even to contain Chinese intrusions along the LAC. For that we need to change our current strategy of reckoning the IPR only a secondary theatre of interest.

    July 30, 2020
  • India-US to launch energy initiative in Indo-Pacific amid China’s growing prowess

    India-US to launch energy initiative in Indo-Pacific amid China’s growing prowess

    China has been trying to expand its military presence in the bio-geographic region, comprising the Indian Ocean and the western and central Pacific Ocean, including the South China Sea.

    October 2, 2019
  • Dragon in the Ocean – Part II

    Dragon in the Ocean – Part II

    China is now the top shipbuilding nation in the world, and the PLA Navy possesses the largest naval fleet in Asia, a possible forerunner to a permanent Indian Ocean Fleet of the future.

    April 19, 2019