China’s recent acknowledgement that it is establishing its first overseas military base in the Indian Ocean rim nation of Djibouti, located on the Horn of Africa, represents a transformative moment in its quest for supremacy at sea. With Chinese submarines now making regular forays into India’s maritime backyard right under the nose of its Andaman Continue Reading..

NEW DELHI: India and Oman will hold a joint naval exercise in the Arabian sea this week, focusing on greater interoperability to counter maritime security challenges. The 10th edition of the exercise ‘Naseem Al-Bahr’ will take place from January 22 to January 27. It began first in 1993 and aims to increase interoperability among the two Continue Reading..

New Delhi: In a cat-and-mouse game over and in the Bay of Bengal, US-made spy aircraft of the Indian Navy are this week scouring the waters to spot a Chinese submarine that is transiting waters close to India. The submarine was part of a four-month deployment by the Chinese for anti-piracy patrols in the Gulf of Continue Reading..