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Indian Ocean diplomacy: Modi to visit Seychelles, Mauritius, Sri Lanka
Giving a major fillip to India's neighourhood outreach in the Indian Ocean region, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on a five-day visit to the three key island nations of Seychelles, Mauritius and Sri Lanka from March 10.(3/29/2015 12:25:16 AM)
A foreign policy doctrine
Sri Lanka was being described as the 'Pearl of the Indian Ocean' long before the term 'string of pearls' was coined by modern Western analysts to describe the network of friendly states and bases being built by China as it projects its power globally in consonance with its new-found economic might.(3/28/2015 3:34:26 PM)
Premvir Das: Look to the seas
The Prime Minister's recent visits to three Indian Ocean Region (IOR) littorals - Seychelles, Mauritius and Sri Lanka - have brought issues connected with the sea into focus.(3/28/2015 1:03:57 PM)
Southern Indian Ocean theory on MH370 ‘fabricated’
Expert claims that the theory lacks "corroborative evidence".(3/24/2015 9:55:46 PM)
Modi Tours Indian Ocean to Keep China and its Submarines at Bay
Modi will visit Seychelles and Mauritius before ending the trip in Sri Lanka, the first visit by an Indian prime minister in 28 years, and where a January election produced a new government vowing to reduce dependence on China. During the stops, he’ll look to expand military as well as economic ties -- something that India had avoided until recently.(3/9/2015 2:30:01 PM)
India media: Modi's Indian Ocean trip
Prime minister's push to boost Delhi's ties with key Indian Ocean nations.(3/11/2015 4:43:10 AM)
Modi to ramp up help for Indian Ocean nations to counter China influence
By Sanjeev Miglani NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi will offer island nations in the Indian Ocean a broad range of military and civilian assistance next week in a bid to wrest back some of the influence China has gained by spending billions of dollars in the region. Modi will make the pledges during a visit to Sri Lanka, the Maldives, Mauritius and Seychelles after decades of ...(3/4/2015 11:55:41 PM)
Modi urges security cooperation on landmark Sri Lanka trip
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for greater security cooperation with Sri Lanka on Friday during a landmark visit to the strategically located Indian Ocean island, whose drift towards China has raised concerns in New Delhi. Modi told Sri Lanka's parliament a "strong foundation of security" in the Indian Ocean was necessary for regional prosperity, as he began the first official visit ...(3/13/2015 9:59:18 AM)
Modi’s visit to the Indian Ocean countries
The visit of a Prime Minister of India to Mauritius has always been given the greatest attention by both governments as it provides an excellent opportunity to boost existing avenues of cooperation in the light of geopolitical events and add new ones in the emerging sectors of our economies.(3/26/2015 8:34:26 AM)
Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Cover-Up: Did Plane Really Crash In Indian Ocean? Prove It! Says Expert
The search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, missing for almost 13 months, has now covered more than half of the massive, 23,166 square-mile search area in the remote Indian Ocean — an area the size of Massachusetts in some of the roughest and least explored waters of the world. But is the missing plane even Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Cover-Up: Did Plane Really Crash In Indian Ocean? Prove ...(3/29/2015 3:14:42 AM)
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