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Malaysia Airlines MH370 underwater hunt to resume
GO Phoenix ship to begin searching a remote patch of the Indian Ocean where investigators believe the plane ran out of fuel Crews will resume the underwater hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 at the end of September, moving the search area further south than initially planned, a senior Australian official has announced. The search had been due to start next week but the first of ...(9/19/2014 12:56:54 AM)
Hunt for missing Malaysia plane to resume
The search had been due to start next week, but the first of three ships that will scour a remote patch of the Indian Ocean for the plane that vanished in March needed to undergo some additional work in Indonesia, Australian Transport Safety Bureau Chief Commissioner Martin Dolan said. The GO Phoenix will therefore begin its search in that southerly stretch of ocean, located along what is known ...(9/19/2014 3:14:41 AM)
India and friends fight for ocean rim space
With China rapidly expanding its naval might in the Indian Ocean, right in the middle of what New Delhi considers its backyard, India has been forced to look for ways to face this fast-developing geostrategic reality.(9/16/2014 9:52:57 PM)
MH370 mystery: 58 ‘hard objects’ found in Indian Ocean
KUALA LUMPUR: The Australia-led search team for the missing Malaysian flight MH370 has discovered 58 hard objects inconsistent with the Indian Ocean seabed, raising hopes of solving the over six months-long aviation mystery.(9/17/2014 7:10:20 PM)
As China expands might in Indian Ocean, India looks for ways to face geostrategic reality
As China expands might in Indian Ocean, India looks for ways to face geostrategic reality(9/17/2014 3:13:47 AM)
India gears up for Indian Ocean-wide mock tsunami drill
The first scenario simulates a magnitude 9.1 earthquake south of Java and Indonesia and would commence at 5.30 hours IST on September 9.(9/8/2014 2:12:05 AM)
How worried should India be about China?
The Big Question: all recent Indian leaders have tried to grapple with the China problem, but tensions between them show no sign of abating(9/19/2014 3:16:28 AM)
Underwater hunt for missing Malaysia plane to resume this month as search shifts south
FILE - In this April 1, 2014 file photo, an observer on a Japan Coast Guard Gulfstream aircraft takes photos out of a window while searching for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in Southern Indian Ocean.(9/18/2014 11:53:51 PM)
Narendra Modi’s ‘Mausam’ manoeuvre to check China’s maritime might
India is all set to launch what is probably Narendra Modi’s most significant foreign policy initiative for countering Beijing’s growing influence in the Indian Ocean region.(9/15/2014 4:07:44 PM)
UN-organized tsunami exercise shows Indian Ocean region now ‘better prepared’
A decade after the Indian Ocean tsunami disaster, which killed nearly 250,000 people and left an arc of devastation across 12 countries, a warning system devised by the United Nations to assess communications flows and readiness procedures throughout the region is functioning “effectively,” the world body has announced after a two-day simulation exercise.(9/12/2014 1:43:23 PM)
Source: Yahoo