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China must build regional security pattern: Daily


September 20th, 2012 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 20 (IANS) China has the important task of building a "regional security pattern" in Asia as it lacks a safety mechanism, said a state-run Chinese daily Thursday.An article ... Read more...

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Be prepared for combat: Chinese general


September 14th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 14 (IANS) A senior Chinese general has urged the army not to be slack and be prepared for any possible military combat. The remark comes amid rising tensions ... Read more...

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Chinese ships patrol disputed islands


September 14th, 2012 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 14 (IANS) Two Chinese surveillance ships arrived Friday in the waters around the Diaoyu Islands and began patrolling and law enforcement duties, Xinhua reported. This is the first ... Read more...

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Chinese daily warns of China, Japan `full confrontation’


September 13th, 2012 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 13 (IANS) The conflict between China and Japan over the disputed Diaoyu islands "may grow into a full confrontation", said a state-run Chinese daily, adding that "Chinese patience ... Read more...

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China warns Japan over purchase of disputed islands


September 11th, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) China has again strongly criticized the purchase of three disputed islands in the East China Sea by Japan and threatened Tokyo with "serious consequences" caused ... Read more...

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Russia to spend $44 bn on Arctic projects


April 6th, 2012 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia intends to spend 1.3 trillion rubles (around $44 billion) on economic and social projects in the Arctic till 2020, a minister said.Viktor Basargin, minister ... Read more...

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ONGC exploring for gas deposits in Mizoram


August 11th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, Aug 11 (IANS) State-owned exploration major Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) has begun looking for gas reserves in Mizoram, close to the site of known reserves, officials said ... Read more...

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Russia’s Gazprom to supply LNG to India


July 21st, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's gas major Gazprom's subsidiary Marketing & Trading Singapore (GM&TS;) has signed a fourth memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indian Oil Corp. Ltd. ... Read more...

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Kochi shipyard converts fishing vessel to seismic survey ship


January 2nd, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 2 (IANS) Cochin Shipyard Ltd (CSL), India's largest ship building yard, has successfully converted a Singaporean fishing vessel into a seismic survey vessel, the company said here Friday. Seismic vessels ... Read more...

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Can we get oil from space?


October 31st, 2008 - 9:12 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 31 (RIA Novosti) Scientists from the Royal Observatory in Edinburgh have said that judging by the chemical composition of stars in the Milky Way, our galaxy could contain anywhere between ... Read more...

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