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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.......

Islands dispute sparks China-Japan row

China has dispatched two of its maritime security vessels to patrol the waters of disputed islands in the Pacific Ocean, amid attempts by Japanese politicians to buy land there. China's fishery......

Cruise with 4,500 on board adrift in Pacific

Thousands of passengers on a luxury cruise to the Mexican Riviera are stranded in the Pacific OceanThe Carnival Splendor, with 3,300 passengers on board, was disabled after an engine room fire. The......

Why Modi's Japan visit was a watershed

'After many rudderless years, India and Japan have prime ministers with a sense of purpose and direction,' says Brahma Chellaney. Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi mingles with Japanese......

Can Modi, Abe completely rework the India-Japan ties?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi enjoys a close relationship with Shinzo Abe. For Abe, "a strong India is in the best interest of Japan, and a strong Japan is in the best interest of India." After......

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......

India, Vietnam to deepen cooperation in oil sectors

India on Monday decided to ramp up its engagement with Vietnam in the oil sector and deepen defence ties with the strategically-important country which called for a more active Indian role in......

Skymet lowers monsoon forecast; odds of a drought at 60%

India now faced a higher likelihood of a drought in some parts, as monsoon rain would be less than predicted in April, private weather forecaster Skymet said on Friday. It said the probability of a......

North India more vulnerable to El Nino, says Skymet chief

India’s northern states are more vulnerable than the rest to a deficiency of rain in the next monsoon season due to the El Nino threat. “South India has got the ocean on both sides, so......

Top retirement destinations in the world

Post retirement, a person looks for easy life. better access to healthcare and cheaper cost of living. International Living assessed various countries around the world based on real estate prices,......

Tiger tames Pebble to challenge leader Johnson

Tiger Woods stormed into contention at the U.S. Open with a sizzling back nine on Saturday that put him five shots behind fellow-American Dustin Johnson with one round to go at Pebble Beach.......

  People speak for south pacific ocean

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Q. Which ocean separates Europe and Africa from North and South America?Atlantic OceanPacific OceanArctic OceanIndian Ocean
Giaa:  A.  more

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Q. In what plate techtonic does mariana trench happen?
Chandaka Negi:  A. Pacific more

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Trivial Pursuit
Q. In which ocean is the island of Pitcairn ?
Trivial Pursuit:  A. The Mariana Trench is the deepest trench in any of the world's oceans. It's in the western Pacific, east of the Mariana Islands (south of Japan and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-which-ocean-is-the-island-of-pitcairn-/24023508/answers/25295094

  Web results for South Pacific Ocean
Fiji Heads to Polls, But Will Democracy Be the Victor?

By Lucy Craymer SUVA, Fiji--Fiji's election won't just determine who will rule the picturesque cluster of islands in the South Pacific, but also... ...

http://in.advfn.com/news_Fiji-Heads-to-Polls-But-Will-Democracy-Be-the-Victor_63624771.html
Whale huddle braces for clash over Japanese hunting

PARIS: Nations will square off in Slovenia next week over the fate of hundreds of whales in the crosshairs of Japanese and Greenland hunters... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/environment/flora-fauna/whale-huddle-braces-for-clash-over-japanese-hunting/articleshow/42394916.cms
Navy pilot missing after 2 jets crash into sea

Two U.S. Navy jets crashed into the western Pacific Ocean on Friday and only one pilot was immediately rescued, military officials said. A night... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/navy-pilot-missing-after-2-jets-crash-into-sea-news-others-ojmsaqchijgch.html
In Modi's Meet With Xi, Huge Expectations

( Ashok Malik is a columnist and writer living in Delhi ) In November 2012, Xi Jinping was named China's new leader. In the complex realm of... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/opinion/in-modi-s-meet-with-china-president-huge-pressures-and-expectations-by-ashok-malik-590323?pfrom=home-cheatsheet
Beyond the Indian shores

At the start of a month of hectic summit-level diplomacy (September), Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a grand debut on the world stage, on the... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=68875

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