Strait of Malacca: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
European Think Tank: Act East Policy of India has shifted its Geostrategic posture in Indo-Pacific
Published: July 7, 2020
On July 7, 2020, the European Foundation for South Asian Studies (EFSAS) said that Act East policy of India has shifted the Geostrategic posture of India in the Indo-Pacific. Highlights The EFSAS is a European think tank. According to the think tank, the Act East Policy has expanded India’s scope beyond its previous Look East ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2020
Category: International Current Affairs
DanX: Defence of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Exercise
Published: October 19, 2019
The second edition of the Defense of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, 2019, a large joint exercise was conducted by the ANC (Andaman and Nicobar Command) between October 14 and October 18, 2019. Mobilisation and Field manoeuvres were carried out by the Indian Army, Coastal Guard, Air Force and Indian Navy to validate defensive plans of ..
Category: Defence Current Affairs
Tourist at Phuket beach could be sentenced to death if they take photos
Published: April 10, 2019
People could risk imprisonment or even death if they take runway selfies at Phuket beach. The popular Mai Khao beach, nicknamed ‘the selfie runway’ is next to Phuket International Airport, where the planes fly low over the sand as they come into land. The beach has become popular with thrill-seekers trying to snap the perfect ..
Topics: Geography of Asia • Khao • Malay Peninsula • Phuket City • Phuket International Airport • Phuket Province • Portrait photography • Selfie • Southeast Asia • Southern Thailand • Strait of Malacca
Indian Navy’s Mission Based Deployment
Published: April 13, 2018
Indian Navy has approved new mission-based deployment plan for deploying mission ready ships and aircraft along critical sea lanes of communications and choke points in Indian Ocean Region (IOR). Under this mission-based deployment plan, Indian Navy’s 14-15 ships will be deployed year-round in region. These deployments are expected to meet any eventuality across spectrum of ..