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Indian Ocean Update: The Crisis in the Maldives and India's Play at Duqm
February 28, 2018
Indian Ocean Update: The Crisis in the Maldives and India's Play at Duqm
The Diplomat's editors discuss Indian Ocean geopolitics, including the Maldives crisis and the significance of Duqm.
Indian Ocean Update: The Crisis in the Maldives and India's Play at Duqm
The Real Significance of India’s MILAN Navy Exercise
February 28, 2018
The Real Significance of India’s MILAN Navy Exercise
Though India's MILAN exercise has been overshadowed by broader geopolitical readings, it is worth noting its significance on its own terms.
The Real Significance of India’s MILAN Navy Exercise
Andaman and Nicobar: Vital Islands, Vanishing Tribes
December 01, 2017
Andaman and Nicobar: Vital Islands, Vanishing Tribes
The Andaman and Nicobar Islands are crucial for Indian security. Indigenous populations are paying the price.
Andaman and Nicobar: Vital Islands, Vanishing Tribes
How India is Playing its Indian Ocean Ace Card
July 07, 2017
How India is Playing its Indian Ocean Ace Card
A closer look at New Delhi's renewed focus on the Andamans.
How India is Playing its Indian Ocean Ace Card
Can India Counter China’s Submarine Force?
May 08, 2016
Can India Counter China’s Submarine Force?
Is the Indian Navy ready for the challenges posed by increased Chinese activity in the Indian Ocean?
Can India Counter China’s Submarine Force?
India and United States to Deepen Anti-Submarine Warfare Cooperation
May 03, 2016
India and United States to Deepen Anti-Submarine Warfare Cooperation
New Delhi and Washington are in talks to help each other tracking subs in the Indian Ocean.
India and United States to Deepen Anti-Submarine Warfare Cooperation
India’s Undersea Deterrent
March 30, 2016
India’s Undersea Deterrent
What role will India’s expanding submarine fleet play?
India’s Undersea Deterrent
India Opens Door to Japanese Assistance in Andaman and Nicobar Islands
March 12, 2016
India Opens Door to Japanese Assistance in Andaman and Nicobar Islands
For the first time, India is accepting foreign infrastructure assistance on the strategically important islands.
India Opens Door to Japanese Assistance in Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Indian Ocean: India Deploys New Sub-Killer Planes to Counter Chinese Subs
January 19, 2016
Indian Ocean: India Deploys New Sub-Killer Planes to Counter Chinese Subs
Two Poseidon 8I aircraft have recently been dispatched to the strategically-located Andaman and Nicobar archipelago.
Indian Ocean: India Deploys New Sub-Killer Planes to Counter Chinese Subs
The Strategic Importance of Andaman and Nicobar Islands
January 03, 2016
The Strategic Importance of Andaman and Nicobar Islands
The Indian government needs to recognize the value of India’s southeast border.
The Strategic Importance of Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andaman and Nicobar Islands as Strategic Deterrent
May 06, 2014
Andaman and Nicobar Islands as Strategic Deterrent
The territory has a potentially crucial role in bolstering India’s presence in the Indian Ocean.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands as Strategic Deterrent
Andaman and Nicobar Islands: India’s Strategic Outpost
March 18, 2014
Andaman and Nicobar Islands: India’s Strategic Outpost
Flight MH370 has put the spotlight on little known but strategically important territory.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands: India’s Strategic Outpost
Tourism Threatens the Environment in India's Andaman Islands
November 08, 2013
Tourism Threatens the Environment in India's Andaman Islands
Increasing tourism threatens the diverse marine life of India’s popular Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
Tourism Threatens the Environment in India's Andaman Islands
Lt. Gen. Ajay Kumar Singh
November 01, 2013
Lt. Gen. Ajay Kumar Singh
This week, The Diplomat’s Sanjay Kumar spoke with Lieutenant General Ajay Kumar Singh, lieutenant government of the Indian Union Territory of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, about their strategic importance, developing tourism, protecting the indigenous population, which includes some of the last isolated peoples on the planet.
Lt. Gen. Ajay Kumar Singh
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