Nurturing peace, stability in Indian Ocean priority for India’s foreign Policy

Emphasising the economic importance of the Indian Ocean, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has said that nurturing a climate of peace and stability in the region is a priority for India’s foreign policy which is based on “inter-dependence rather than dominance”. Addressing the 3rd Indian…

Why India Should Fear China’s Growing Naval Power

As things stand, the Indian Navy is intent on emphasising its pre-eminent status in the Indian Ocean. Even so, the task of constantly patrolling the South Asian seas is imposing a heavy burden on naval frontline assets. The sheer magnitude of the task has led…