Japanese jets intercept Chinese anti-submarine aircraft, says Tokyo

Japanese fighter jets intercepted Chinese anti-submarine aircraft over the East China Sea last week, marking the first known occasion that this type of Chinese aircraft has been encountered.

India fears Chinese encirclement, citing ‘overwhelming’ Sino presence in South Asia

The number of pins on the map denoting Chinese built or controlled ports worries former Indian naval officer Abhijit Singh. Key points: Indian figures fear...

Vietnam stops drilling in South China Sea after threats from Beijing

One week after China threatened to attack its bases in the Spratly islands, Hanoi has ordered a private oil company to stop drilling in...

India needs to be taught the rules of the game, says Chinese media on...

India needs to be taught the “rules” of dealing with disputes along the contested border, Chinese state media said, cautioning New Delhi not to...

China inks several new deals with Samoa ahead of Pacific Island economic forum in...

The Samoan Government said representatives from eight other Pacific Island nations would be attending today's forum, however the Pacific countries who recognised Taiwan would not be represented.

Is China blackmailing Myanmar, like it did with Sri Lanka?

Now, China is financially big enough to first pump its money in small, poor nations and then acquire controlling stakes in organizations as the...

Hong Kong students boycott classes as Chinese media warns ‘end is coming’

Thousands of students in Hong Kong have boycotted the first day of the new term in a fresh wave of protests, after a tense weekend...

India breaks silence on spat with China; describes close ties with Bhutan

In its first statement on the Indian Army’s on-going confrontation with a Chinese patrol and road construction party that began two weeks ago, New...

Tonga called on Pacific islands to band together against China — then had a...

It was a rapid change of heart. On Thursday last week, Tonga's Prime Minister was protesting that his small Pacific Island nation would struggle to...

China and India are reportedly preparing for full-scale war over a Himalayan border dispute

Chinese and Indian troops are readying themselves for a possible armed conflict in the event they fail in their efforts to achieve a peaceful...

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