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Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370: Search Resumes on '7th Arc' Seafloor of Indian Ocean
The search for missing Flight MH370 will begin next week with searchers using three-dimensional maps of the southern Indian Ocean floor.(9/30/2014 2:57:27 PM)
India's navy: Strong on aircraft carriers, short of submarines
Over the last six weeks, the Indian Navy commissioned three frontline warships, boosting its fleet to 140 vessels. Another 41 warships are being built in the country, including the 40,000-tonne aircraft carrier, INS Vikrant.(9/29/2014 3:53:46 PM)
MH370 search reveals vast underwater world with huge volcanoes and ridges deeper than the Grand Canyon
New images show for the first time a deep sea landscape with mountains that make the 'Alps look like foothills' — all 4.5 km below the surface of the Indian Ocean(9/29/2014 2:24:01 PM)
India, China quietly struggle in Indian Ocean
At first glance, it looks like a diplomatic love-fest. There was Chinese President Xi Jinping, toasting the birthday of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a quiet dinner earlier this week in Modi's home state....(9/20/2014 2:58:05 AM)
Conference on China’s growing influence in Indian Ocean at OU
The UGC Centre for Indian Ocean Studies (UGC CIOS), Osmania University is conducting an international conference on ‘China in Indian Ocean Region’ on November 13 and 14 to discuss and deliberate on...(9/29/2014 4:47:37 PM)
India, China quietly struggle for dominance in Indian Ocean
At first glance, it looks like a diplomatic love-fest.(9/20/2014 2:53:50 AM)
This week from AGU: Measuring Antarctic ice loss, Indian Ocean program, Oregon landslides
( American Geophysical Union ) This week from AGU: Measuring Antarctic ice loss, Indian Ocean Program, and Oregon landslides.(9/30/2014 3:00:09 PM)
‘Search-gear use depends on seabed terrain’
KUALA LUMPUR: THE abnormality of the seabed in parts of the southern Indian Ocean will be the determining factor on whether deepsea equipment will be deployed in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. Sources in the high-level mission told the New Straits Times that the “very difficult areas”, such as those with underwater volcanoes, deep trenches and mountainous ridges, would be ...(9/29/2014 8:13:31 PM)
Ocean Health Gets "D" Grade in New Global Index
Annual Global Ocean Health Index includes the high seas for the first time, and scientists say the score could have been worse.(9/30/2014 3:01:00 PM)
Obama, Modi work to deepen improving U.S.-India ties
By Steve Holland and David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi agreed on Tuesday to deepen U.S.-Indian cooperation on maritime security to ensure freedom of navigation in what amounts to a response to China's naval muscle-flexing in Asia. ...(9/30/2014 8:56:59 PM)
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