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China building runway in disputed territory of South China Sea island  Apr 18, 10:30 am
London, Apr. 18 (ANI): China is building a runway on a reef in the disputed territory of South China Sea, according to satellite images.
Obama says US concerned over China 'using muscle' in 'disputed' South China Sea  Apr 10, 11:24 am
London, April 10 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama has voiced concerns over China using "sheer size and muscle" to intimidate smaller nations in the row over the South China Sea.
US Naval chief terms China's 'great wall of sand' in 'disputed' South China Sea 'worrisome'  Apr 2, 11:22 am
Melbourne, April 2 (ANI): A U.S. commander has warned that the creation of "a great wall of sand" by China through land reclamation in the South China Sea has raised serious concerns over its territorial intentions.
US says China 'aggressively' expanding presence into South China Sea  Feb 27, 2:48 pm
London, Feb 27 (ANI): China is reportedly expanding its presence in the South China Sea in order to include stationing for ships and potential airfields as part of its "aggressive efforts to exert sovereignty," the U.S. intelligence chief said.
China building new islands in disputed South China Sea, new analysis shows  Feb 18, 12:30 pm
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): China is building new islands with helipads, airstrips, harbors and facilities to support troops in disputed waters in the South China Sea through land reclamation, new analysis shows.
China building massive island in South China Sea to accommodate airstrip  Nov 23, 11:59 am
Sydney, Nov 23 (ANI): China is building a huge island in the South China Sea that would accommodate its first offshore airstrip in an area where Beijing is involved in territorial disputes with neighbouring countries, said a U.S. military spokesman.
India, Vietnam to sign agreement for oil exploration in disputed South China Sea  Oct 27, 9:28 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 27 (ANI): India and Vietnam are scheduled to sign an agreement on Tuesday allowing the former to explore the South China Sea for oil, despite strong protests from China.
India, Vietnam sign seven pacts during President Mukherjee's visit  Sep 15, 3:02 pm
New Delhi, Sept.15 (ANI): The top representatives of India and Vietnam on Monday signed seven pacts to further strengthen the strategic partnership in the key sectors including oil exploration, agriculture and connectivity between the two countries.
China justifies reclamation work by 'indisputable sovereignty' over South China Sea claim  Sep 11, 11:34 am
London, Sep 11 (ANI): China has reportedly justified its land reclamation work in the South China Sea by saying that it has "indisputable sovereignty" over the region.
US, China embroiled in tussle over South China Sea claims  Aug 11, 2:42 pm
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): The US says that it is not competing with China for influence and leadership in Southeast Asia, even as the two countries made it evident at a weekend meeting of regional foreign ministers in Burma.
China warns countries to stay away from South China Sea dispute issue  Jul 16, 1:49 pm
Beijing, July 16 (ANI) China has urged the countries outside the area of South China Sea to stay away from territorial disputes, following a proposal by a U.S. official to change the existing state of affairs in the region.
China under-reported 2014 defence spending by 20%: US report  Jun 7, 6:05 pm
London, June 7 (ANI): An annual report by the US defence department says that China has under reported its 2014 defence spending by 20 percent.
Chuck Hagel accuses Beijing of 'destabilising' Asia over South China Sea dispute   Jun 1, 1:26 pm
London, June 1 (ANI): The United States has accused China of 'destabilising' Asian region over the South China Sea claim.
China urges Asian countries to avoid bolstering military alliances with US  May 22, 2:45 pm
Beijing, May 22 (ANI): Chinese president Xi Jinping has proposed a new framework for security cooperation in Asia and a new structure for regional partnerships, urging its neighbours to refrain from bolstering military alliances with the US.
First book on MH370 mystery blaming US 'war games' to go on sale in Australia   May 18, 11:41 am
Sydney, May 18 (ANI): As the search for the missing Malaysia Airline plane is set to enter its tenth week, the first book about the disaster, with a theory about what might have happened, is said to go on sale in Australia tomorrow.
China evacuates nationals from Vietnam amid wave of anti-Chinese riots   May 18, 11:41 am
London, May 18 (ANI): China has evacuated more than 3,000 Chinese from Vietnam following a wave of anti-Chinese riots.
Beijing warns Washington against fueling maritime provocation  May 14, 1:31 pm
Beijing, May 14 (ANI): Describing Washington's latest remarks on the South China Sea as "inspiring belligerency," Beijing has reportedly urged US to stop fueling maritime provocation.
China makes waves in South China Sea  May 12, 11:45 am
Currently more than 5,000 members of the US and Philippine armed forces are conducting war games under the auspices of Exercise Balikatan, whose name translates as 'shoulder to shoulder'. While this training occurs annually and is in its 30th iteration, it is the first conducted since the USA and Philippines signed the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) on 28 April.
Freedom of navigation in South China Sea should not be impeded: MEA  May 9, 4:13 pm
New Delhi, May 9 (ANI): Asserting that freedom of navigation in the South China Sea should not be impeded, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday called for cooperation in ensuring security of sea-lanes and strengthening of maritime security.
China warns Vietnam to withdraw ships from disputed South China Sea  May 9, 1:09 pm
London, May 9 (ANI): China has warned Vietnam to withdraw its ships from the disputed South China Sea, after vessels from the two sides collided in a confrontation.
US, Philippines to sign defense accord for 10 years  Apr 28, 3:40 pm
Washington, Apr 28(ANI): The United States and the Philippines will sign a 10-year defence agreement amid rising tensions between China and its neighbours.
Crew member made desperate call from missing Malaysia Airline flight MH370  Apr 12, 4:16 pm
Kuala Lumpur, Apr. 12 (ANI): In a latest breakthrough in Malaysia Airlines flight MH370's criminal investigation it has been reportedly revealed that a crew member from the plane made a desperate call from his mobile phone on the morning it went missing.
Malaysian PM confirms missing plane 'deliberately' led off course  Mar 15, 12:31 pm
Kuala Lumpur, Mar. 15 (ANI): Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has confirmed that the ill-fated Malaysian Airline passenger jet was deliberately led off its original route.
Spam video for 'missing jet near Bermuda Triangle' spreading malware on Facebook  Mar 15, 10:49 am
London, Mar. 15 (ANI): A fake video claiming that the missing Malaysian Airline passenger jet was spotted near Bermuda Triangle has been spreading on Facebook.
No wreckage of missing Malaysian jet found based on Chinese satellite images  Mar 14, 10:58 am
Sydney, Mar. 14 (ANI): Vietnamese officials reportedly found no wreckage in the area where Chinese satellite pictures showed possible debris of the missing Malaysian passenger jet.