Author: straitstimes

Russia the likely victor in US-Turkey missile spat

Ankara's purchase of Russian weapons seen as threat to its Nato links, Europe's security. The Russian government is to

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China’s role in the India–Pakistan nuclear equation

The danger of a nuclear war, with catastrophic consequences for life as we know it, may be higher today

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AirAsia opening restaurant based on its in-flight menu, says CEO Tony Fernandes

You may soon be able to get AirAsia's in-flight nasi lemak meal on the ground. AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes

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Indian navy set to open third base in strategic islands to counter China

India's navy will open a third air base in the far-off Andaman and Nicobar islands on Thursday (Jan 24)

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RIMPAC Begins Without China But Adds Army And Air Force Firepower

The absence of China’s rising navy won’t have much impact on this year’s Rim of the Pacific drills, the

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Ten Days After Trump-kim Summit Hard Work Yet To Begin

The landmark summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ended with a pledge of

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Indonesia, India To Develop Strategic Indian Ocean Port

Indonesia and India pledged on Wednesday (May 30) to step up defence and maritime cooperation, with plans to develop

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Direct Flights From Asean Countries

Half of the 10 countries in Asean have direct flights to India.

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Missile Programmes

Asean Defence Ministers Urge North Korea To Rein In Nuke, Missile Programmes

South-east Asian defence ministers on Monday (Oct 23) expressed "grave concern" over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes and

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Testing Time For Asean In South China Sea: The Star Columnist

The Straits of Malacca was once a narrow, shallow and crowded waterway with increasing volumes of international shipping -

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