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Amid tensions, Chinese warships head for South China Sea for drills

Flexing muscles, China kicked off military exercises in the disputed South China Sea, East Indian Ocean and West Pacific involving advanced warships, helicopters and "special warfare" soldiers.......

PM thanks Fiji for its role in success of India's Mangalyaan mission

Utilising his visit to Fiji, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday acknowledged the role played by this tiny South Pacific Island nation in the success of India's Mars mission in the very first......

India's Mars Mission on track, Orbiter flying over South Pacific Ocean

The second orbit raising manoeuvre of India's Mars Orbiter spacecraft was performed in the early hours of Friday, three days after its successful launch by PSLV C-25 into orbit around the Earth.......

Miss Asia Pacific Srishti Rana's crown seized at Mumbai airport

The diamond studded crown of India's Srishti Rana, who has been crowned Miss Asia Pacific World 2013 in Busan, South Korea, was seized for not paying customs, a senior customs official said.......

US cancels tsunami alert after Vanuatu quake

A massive earthquake measuring 7.4 on the Richter scale hit South Pacific Island Republic of Vanuatu at 4:14 am local time (22:44 IST) on Friday, which sparked United States to issue a tsunami......

PM seeks to promote better Asia-Pacific cooperation

Against the backdrop of a row among East Asian countries over South China Sea, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday advocated establishing of a 'common set of principles' and 'cooperative......

India likely to have near-normal monsoon

La Nina, a weather pattern arising in the Pacific Ocean that causes heavy rain in South Asia, is assuming a neutral condition, senior India Meteorological Department officials have said.This......

Kwid pro quo: India turns Renault's prime turf

2016 has been the most important one for Renault in India, backed by strategic measures in all key biz dimensions. French auto major Renault’s India market is the company’s......

Demonetisation just a bump; India to maintain 7% growth: Cisco

Chambers said Internet will facilitate 3-5 times the economic impact at a much faster pace Describing demonetisation as only a "bump", Cisco executive chairman John Chambers, on Monday, said India......

Here is some good news for the salaried!

India to see highest salary increase in Asia Pacific in 2017 India and Vietnam will have the highest salary increases next year with a projected rise of 10.8 per cent and 9.2 per cent respectively......

2016 Rewind: India's women shine bright; Kohli enjoys dream run

With a mixed bag of success and failure, Indian sports remains in a state of inertia in the absence of a proper vision from the administrators. IMAGE: PV Sindhu, left, and Sakshi Malik celebrate......

VOTE! The best Indian sportsperson of 2016

It was a year which P V Sindhu made memorable for all Indians with a historic silver medal at the Rio Olympics and Sakshi Malik became the darling of the nation with her bronze medal in wrestling.......

Brazil didn't mess up Olympics, nor did it make most of them

The enduring images of the Games will be not just the great sporting achievements - from US swimmer Michael Phelps' 28th Olympic medal to Usain Bolt's historic sprint 'triple triple' - but also the......

This Kiribati weightlifter adopts unique style to spread a message at Rio Games

Pacific islander dances to raise climate change awareness   IMAGE: David Katoatau of Kiribati dances off the weightlifting platform after his effort in the Men's 105kg final at the Rio Games......

PHOTOS: The gold medallists on Day 6 at Rio Olympics

Check out the gold medal winners on Day 6 of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, on  Thursday: Oleksiak and Manuel tie for women's 100m freestyle gold IMAGE: Simone Manuel, left, and......
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1hr China commissions 31st stealth warship

Rapidly expanding its naval fleet, China has commissioned its 31st stealth warship as it got its battle group under its first aircraft carrier... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/China-commissions-31st-stealth-warship/article17077870.ece
Trump's Tough Talk Further Rattles World Capitals on Day One

(Bloomberg) -- Donald Trump invoked the image of a U.S. plagued by weak borders, lopsided alliances and bad trade deals in an inauguration speech... ...

http://www.bloombergquint.com/politics/2017/01/20/trump-s-tough-talk-further-rattles-global-capitals-on-day-one
Spoors Tech to expand client base in Africa, Europe and APAC

Data and cloud-based solutions provider Spoors Technologies plans to expand client base in Africa, Singapore, Europe and Asia Pacific countries.... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/spoors-tech-to-expand-client-base-in-africa-europe-and-apac-117012200174_1.html
A Chinese Graduate Student 'Decodes' Donald Trump

GUANGZHOU, China: From his perch in the Pearl River Delta in southern China, Yin Hao tries to make sense of America. Lately, that's been tough.... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/world-news/a-chinese-graduate-student-who-cant-get-enough-u-s-politics-decodes-trump-1651365
China party paper says no 'provocation' can stop its military drills

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's military will carry out drills regardless of foreign provocations and pressure, the Communist Party's paper said on... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/china-party-paper-says-no-provocation-stop-military-025621954.html

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