rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

South Pacific Ocean

Rediff.com  »  News  »   South Pacific Ocean

  News for South Pacific Ocean

  • News
  • Business
  • Sports

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.......

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......

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......

'Modi changed India's attitude towards Maritime Silk Road plan'

  China's Silk Road plan the name of which was subsequently changed to ‘Belt and Road’ project moots a maze of roads and corridors connecting China with Asia and Europe. A Chinese......

Skymet forecasts 'above normal' rainfall

Private weather forecast agency revises estimate to 109% of LPA As the country awaits the arrival of the southwest monsoon after two years of drought, private weather forecasting agency Skymet on......

Monsoon delay not to affect crop sowing: IMD

 Millions of farmers plant rice, cane, corn, cotton and soybean crops in the rainy months of June and July. Harvesting starts from October India's weather office said on Monday the late......

Good monsoon to bring cheer to economy

Monsoon is critical for the country's 263 million farmers and their rice, cane, corn, cotton and soybean crops because nearly half of its farmland lacks irrigation. India's crucial monsoon rains......

Meet the seven smallest nations at the Rio Olympics

IMAGE: A man checks out products during the opening of the Rio 2016 Olympics megastore on Copacabana beach. in Rio de Janeiro. Photograph: Pilar Olivares/Reuters. An astounding 11,400 athletes......
  Web results for South Pacific Ocean
Scientists claim existence of drowned Pacific Ocean continent

A continent two-thirds the size of Australia has been found beneath the south-west Pacific Ocean, scientists reported in the journal of the... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/scitech/report-scientists-claim-existence-of-drowned-pacific-ocean-continent-2327057
Top Trump aide

President Donald Trump's closest advisor thinks that the United States will fight a war with China in the next five to 10 years over the strategic... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/us-china-may-fight-a-war-over-south-china-sea-top-trump-aide/20170202.htm
What it means for the world

At a time when Donald Trump is making belligerent noises, Chinese President Xi Jinping responds by overhauling the People's Liberation Army and... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/chinas-new-admirals-what-it-means-for-the-world/20170201.htm
Russia beats Saudi Arabia as China's top crude oil supplier in 2016

By Chen Aizhu and Meng Meng BEIJING (Reuters) - Russia overtook Saudi Arabia in 2016 to became China's biggest crude oil supplier for the first... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/russia-beats-saudi-arabia-as-chinas-top-crude-oil-supplier-in-2016-news-commodities-rbxqcVhgagcbc.html
US commander warns of Chinese subs lurking around Indian Ocean

Warning India against the increasing Chinese influence in the Indian Ocean region, a top American military commander on Wednesday stressed on the... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/us-commander-warns-of-chinese-subs-lurking-around-indian-ocean/20170118.htm

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z