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With China, Vajpayee sought modus vivendi: Jaishankar

Dec 25, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

He also said the winds of change are most apparent in the Indo-Pacific region and it is there that the diplomatic creativity which Vajpayee inspires should be most strongly applied.

PM Modi Engages With Russian President Putin Through Telephonic Conversation

Dec 20, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Russia often refers to the Indo-Pacific region as Asia-Pacific.


US Criticizes China's 'Aggressive Actions' In Indo-Pacific Region

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken began a one-week regional tour, telling students in Jakarta the US would 'defend the rules-based order' and that Indo-Pacific countries should be able to 'choose their own path'.

US To Expand Its Military, Economic Relationships In Asia: Antony Blinken

Dec 14, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

US will forge alliances with its partners in Asia to push back China's increasing assertiveness in the Indo-Pacific region, said US Secretary of State Antony Blinken.


EAM S Jaishankar Meets Singaporean Counterpart, Discusses Indo-Pacific, Covid-19

Calling Balakrishnan as an 'old friend' Minister of External Affairs, Dr. S Jaishankar says that he held a 'comfortable conversation' on developments in strategic Indo-Pacific.

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24 September, 2021

Biden To Host Indo-Pacific Leaders As China Concerns Grow

Associated Press (AP)

Biden's meeting with leaders from India, Japan and Australia at the White House gives the US president a chance to put the spotlight on a central aim of his foreign policy: turning greater attention to the Pacific in the face of what the US sees as China's coercive economic practices and unsettling military maneuvering in the region.


22 September, 2021

Biden Holds Bilateral Meets With British And Australian Prime Ministers, Discusses Indo-Pacific, Afghanistan

Associated Press (AP)

Ahead of the Quad Leaders' Summit, the US President Joe Biden held meetings with his Australian and British counterparts. Climate change and Covid-19, also the key issues.


18 June, 2021

China A 'Pacing Challenge' For America, Says Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin

Associated Press (AP)

On Thursday, Austin told members of the Senate Appropriations Committee during a hearing on 2022 Budget Request for the Defense Department that China was his “priority focus”.


20 March, 2021

China’s Actions Constitute A Threat To Regional Peace In Indo-Pacific: Pentagon

Outlook Web Bureau

A senior Pentagon official on Friday said that Beijing has adopted a more coercive and aggressive approach to the Indo-Pacific region and accused China of escalating tensions with neighbouring countries.


16 March, 2021

Boris Johnson To Visit India In April-End To ‘Unlock’ Indo-Pacific Opportunities

Outlook Web Bureau

PM Boris Johnson had planned an Indian trip in January as part of efforts to speed up trade talks between the two nations but was forced to cancel amid a surge of Covid-19 infections at home.


14 November, 2020

US Pitches For Free And Open Indo-Pacific In ASEAN Summit

PTI

The virtual ASEAN summit, which kicked off on Thursday, is taking place amid China's aggressive behaviour in the disputed South China Sea.


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06 October, 2020

Advancing Security In Indo-Pacific A Priority: Jaishankar At Quad Meeting

PTI

The meeting of foreign ministers of the 'Quad' or Quadrilateral coalition comprising India, the US, Japan and Australia is taking place in the backdrop of growing concerns over China's military muscle flexing in the Indo-Pacific.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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