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Updated 2:12 PM EST, Wed, Jan 29, 2020

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Indian Ocean

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Indian Navy Ready to Face Either China or Pakistan, says its Commander

He also noted the navy is increasing its presence worldwide.

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Indian Navy Running Short of Money for Modernization Program to Counter China

A lack of money stands in the way of this aim, however.

US, India, and Japan will conduct trilateral naval drills in this July and China is growing suspicious.

India, US, Japan to Conduct Trilateral Naval Drills; China Expected to Closely Monitor Exercises

India and the US are ready to carry out its naval exercise in the Malabar in the Bay of Bengal this coming July. Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force will also join the naval drill that will be more sophisticated than all previous editions.

Chinese warships conduct military exercises in east Indian Ocean.

Chinese Warship Flotilla Conduct Military Drill in Indian Ocean

A flotilla of Chinese warships carried out a drill in the Indian Ocean, a few days after the country finished its training exercise in the disputed South China Sea, state-run Xinhua News reported.

Mauritius

There’s a 'Lost Continent' Under Mauritius, Researchers Confirm

Gondwana included most of the landmasses in today's Southern Hemisphere, including Antarctica, South America, Africa, Madagascar and Australia.

Japan is looking to sell aircraft to India

China Slams Japan for Weapon Sale to India, Says Deal is ‘Disgraceful’

China has expressed its concern over Japan's decision to sell search and rescue aircraft to India at a low cost. Japan and India have agreed to the sale of $1.6 billion worth of Shinmaywa US-2+ search and rescue aircraft. The sale would be made at a reduced rate to strengthen security ties between the countries.

China Submarine

China Defends Submarines' Movements in Indian Ocean

China's Defense Ministry spokesman Yang Yujun, at a press interaction on Thursday, said the movements of Chinese submarines in the Indian Ocean was 'legitimate' and 'legal.'

Science ship

Chinese Robot ‘Science Ship’ set to Operate in the Indian Ocean

Xiang Yang Hong 01 will conduct its first task in the Indian Ocean

Japan and Sri Lanka.

Japan to Offer 2 Patrol Ships to Sri Lanka to Counter China’s Growing Influence in Indian Ocean

Japan on Saturday said that it will provide two patrol vessels to Sri Lanka to boost the latter's maritime security. The announcement was made after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena held a bilateral meeting in Nagoya, Japan. The Sri Lankan President and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina are currently in Japan to attend an outreach meeting held as part of the G7 Summit.

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang

China Donates $14.5 Million for Search of Missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370

China has pledged to provide $14.5 million tp support the search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, Xinhua reported. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang disclosed on Saturday that China will give 14.5 million US dollars to help find the missing plane. The search for the plane is said to be the "costliest search mission in aviation history."

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370

Search For MH370 May End Anytime Soon

The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 may end anytime soon.

India's Warship Project

India Readies Funds For US$8B Warship Project To Counter China's Navy

The Indian government is reportedly gearing up for an US$8-billion warship project in order to counter the Chinese navy in the Indian Ocean.

US Navy Bluefin 21 Artemis submersible

MH370 Search Operation Resumed

The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 resumed on Monday said the Australian Transport Safety Bureau.

Woman Claims She May Have Spotted Missing Malaysian Airlines Jet While Sailing Across Indian Ocean

British sailing enthusiast Katherine Tee came forward Wednesday to say that she may have spotted the missing Malaysian Airlines jet MH370 back in March. Tee reportedly saw a plane on fire trailing black smoke one night as she was sailing en-route to Phuket.

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