Seven Chinese Navy warships operating in and around the Indian Ocean Regionhave been tracked by the Indian Navy using its American-origin P-8I anti-submarine warfare spy planes and other surveillance assets.
The Chinese ships can be seen passing through southern Indian Ocean beforeentering Sri Lankan waters.
The Chinese warships are deployed officially to carry out 'anti-piracy' drills but they are used as a power projectors.
Indian National Defence University (INDU) is still missing in action even after 52 years after its idea was conceived and 6 years after foundation was laid.
The varsity was to initially set up four new institutions — School of National Security Studies, School of Defence Technology, School of Defence Management and Centre for Distance and Open Learning in the main campus.
Existing National Defence College (Delhi), College of Defence Management (Secunderabad), Defence Services Staff College (Wellington) and National Defence Academy (Khadakwasla) would be affiliated to it.
Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla has announced that the state is going host the United Nations International Conference to discuss the issues related to drug menace and HIV/AIDS problems in the region on September 30 and October 1.
Authorities have said that delegates from at least seven countries would be participating at the International Conference.